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Sparky's Old Town Creamery

510 S Mill Ave, Tempe, AZ 85281-3653
+1 480-921-6228
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
Aug 6, 2018
“Good but expensive, worth is for a occasional treat”
Feb 25, 2018
“Hairy Experience...ugh”
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
510 S Mill Ave, Tempe, AZ 85281-3653
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

great dipped waffle cones, large variety of ice cream. it's similar to a Coldstone as to how they m ix and prepare the ice ream.

Thank X6389TMlaurah
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Strolling on Mill Street after Art Ceramic Tour...and was drawn in for Buttery Pecan ice cream for him and peanut butter concoction for her. Staff young .mildly friendly and appeared distracted. Store empty ..3 employees working ....ice cream over priced . My husband took two...More

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

My wife & I really love ice cream but this place was very disappointing. I had two scoops of ice cream as did my wife. I had two different flavors - the mint and the double expresso. My wife had the salted caramel and the...More

Thank Stephen1952a
Reviewed 5 June 2017

It was fine, they mixed the items I wanted into the ice cream fine but I can't say it was anything special. The service was fast and friendly but I was the only one in there.

Thank SaskWolfhoun
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

I walked by there twice before going in for a small ice cream. The ice cream variety is half way decent, but nothing that screamed out at me. The prices are higher than I expected, so I ordered a basic scoop in a cup. I...More

Thank DaBiZi
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

After running in the Marguerite Madness 5k in 97 degree heat, a banana cream pie ice cream in a waffle cone was just the ticket. Might have to make a run back to Sparky's again real soon.

Thank rbronsink
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Don't overlook this place as you're walking along Mill Street. Ice cream is locally made, similar to a Coldstone. Had the coffee crunch which was very good. Will go again to try the sorbets..

Thank SacManang
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We loved our ice cream treats from Sparky's! I am more familiar with Coldstone Creamery and this was a very similar concept and taste to me. We picked our ice cream flavor and add-ins that they custom-added on the metal slab in front of us....More

Thank Kristen C
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

We went to this location tonight with our children for a treat while on vacation. Great service, great ice cream, great cones!! Everything was perfect. I would highly recommend this to anyone. Great atmosphere in the area as well. We will be back tomorrow.

Thank Aaron G
Reviewed 1 August 2016

This place has good ice cream. It is creamy and tastes fresh. Thought the staff could have been more helpful and friendlier since we had never been here before which we told them.

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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 510 S Mill Ave, Tempe, AZ 85281-3653
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Tempe
  • Phone Number: +1 480-921-6228
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Sparky’s combines the freshest ingredients with cream delivered from their neighborhood Arizona dairy farmers. Our ice cream is made with 15% butterfat, very little air and features a low-sweetness level that lets each unique flavor stand out! Those small batches made from scratch assures Sparky’s Ice Cream to be super fresh.
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