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Eggers Ice Cream Parlor

7437 Amboy Rd., Staten Island, NY 10307 40.509831 -74.244417
nr. Yetman Ave.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
718-605-9335 Send to Phone
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  • Cuisine: Dessert / Ice Cream Shop
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Hours

Oct-May: Sun-Thu, noon-9pm; Fri-Sat, noon-10pm; Jun-Sep: Sun-Thu, noon-10pm; Fri-Sat, noon-11pm

Directions

Take the Staten Island Railroad to the Tottenville stop

Prices

$1.95-$6.95

Payment Methods

Cash Only

Special Features

  • Great Desserts
  • Kid-Friendly
  • Teen Appeal
  • Catering

Alcohol

  • No Alcohol

Reservations

Not Accepted

Profile

In business since the thirties, Egger’s has the un-self-conscious feel and captivatingly cluttered look of a small-town shop with nothing to prove beyond a dedication to its craft; a dying breed even on out-of-the-way Staten Island. The décor is mid-American comfy, with dark green vinyl booths, hand-drawn thank-you signs from local schools lining the walls, and a functioning Formica counter, behind which the chipper teenage staff mixes determinedly. The homemade ice cream is buttery rich and virtually airless, swirled with flavors like hearty maple walnut, chunky banana, and beater-fresh cake batter, and served in concoctions running the gamut from the traditional (banana split) to the regional (egg cream) to the whimsical (“a milk shake with a scoop riding side saddle”). Glass cases house chocolate covered pretzels and baked goods, and a selection of prepackaged candies, complete with bubblegum cigars, beckons across from the cash register.

Recommended Dishes

Side Car, $5.25; two-scoop sundae, $5.25

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