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Margie's Candies

84 locals recommend · Estimated price 2 out of 4 ·

Tips from locals

Charles
Charles
December 15, 2018
One of, if not the oldest, ice cream shops in Chicago. Huge sundaes to enjoy on those hot days!
Dylan
Dylan
November 29, 2018
Great homemade Ice Cream and Candies. 1921, when Peter George Poulos opened an ice cream parlor on the North Side. The shop became known as Margie's Candies in 1933, when Poulos' son George Peter Poulos married his sweetheart, Margie Michaels. Their son Peter George, our current owner, was born in…
Tamara
Tamara
April 19, 2019
Step into the past and enjoy a tasty treat at this family owned old fashioned ice cream parlor.
Lynn
Lynn
July 17, 2019
I would be remiss if I didn't mention Margie's. Margie's Candies and ice cream is 2.2 miles down Milwaukee Avenue towards town (take the #56 bus or the Blue Line and exit at the Western stop). Margie's has been in the same spot since the 1930's. It is beloved. Unless you've got a reason not to…
Petya
Petya
November 27, 2018
Because its is the oldest ice cream place in Chicago where The Beatles and Elvis Presley would come for Sundays and ice cream.Great to get chocolate gifts to bring home. All original interior and authentic selection!

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Location
1960 N Western Ave
Chicago, IL 60647
Phone+1 773-384-1035
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 9:00 AM
Serves the following meal typesDessert
Credit cards
Yes (incl. American Express)
Outdoor seating
No
Menus
Dessert
Dining options
No delivery
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