Leopold’s in the News

Apr 23 2016

Best Soda Fountains in the U.S.

Excerpt: Leopold’s Ice Cream; Savannah, GA It’s no accident if you feel like you’ve stumbled upon a movie set inside this bustling soda fountain in downtown Savannah. Owner and Hollywood producer Stratton Leopold hired an acclaimed set designer to re-create his father’s soda fountain from 1919, complete with the original black marble fountain, retro neon […]

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Apr 22 2016

Foodie’s Weekend Guide to Savannah, Georgia

A Foodie’s Weekend Guide to Savannah, Georgia featuring where to stay, what to eat, places to see and experiences that you should not miss Excerpt: Ice Cream at Leopold’s A trip to Savannah is not complete without a visit to Leopold’s Ice Cream. Don’t be intimidated by the line out the door. It moves quickly and […]

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Apr 21 2016

The Best Restaurants And Eats In Historic Savannah

Excerpt: Leopold’s Ice Cream Parlour There’s nothing quite like an ice cream from Leopold’s Ice Cream Parlour to stave off the Savannah’s scorching summer heat. Whilst there’s often a queue snaking around the corner, the ice cream by all accounts is definitely worth the wait. In fact, for many, Leopold’s Ice Cream parlour is a […]

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Apr 8 2016

The Best Ice Cream in Every Single State (Because We Had to)

Excerpt: GEORGIA: LEOPOLD’S Leopold’s, an old-fashioned diner, has been a Savannah institution for a century now. This parlor is adored for its southern hospitality and damn good ice cream and malts. Source: Pure Wow

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Apr 2 2016

Road Trip USA: In Savannah, heritage comes in many flavors

Excerpt: In the shadow of SCAD’s Trustees Theater, itself a blast from the past, Leopold’s Ice Cream drips with nostalgia, the old neon sign still glowing above the floor-to-ceiling shop windows. If you’ve been to Savannah, you’ve probably been to Leopold’s; if you haven’t, you should. Established in 1919 by Greek immigrant Peter Leopold and […]

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Mar 31 2016

3 Reasons To Visit Savannah This Spring

Excerpt: After sampling some of the above options, the only reasonable move for dessert is Leopold’s Ice Cream. A Savannah institution since the early 1900s, Leopold’s is the place that locals go to for relief from the Georgia heat. While it’s perfectly fine to cool off with traditional flavors like butter pecan and chocolate raspberry […]

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Mar 22 2016

How to Eat Like a Local in Savannah

Excerpt: Leopold’s Ice Cream No matter when you’re headed to Savannah, Leopold’s Ice Cream should definitely be on your must-try (or re-try!) list. Located Downtown on Broughton St., Leopold’s has been a Savannah tradition since 1919. You’ll find its current owner dividing his time between producing in Hollywood and scooping what is arguably Savannah’s best ice […]

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Feb 22 2016

America’s Best Cities for Ice Cream

No. 1 Savannah, GA The ice cream champion also won the survey for its lovely buildings, fall weather, and quaint atmosphere, which includes a flair for old-school ice cream. Leopold’s is a classic parlor that dates back to 1919 and makes single-batch flavors such as old-style tutti-frutti and more newfangled options such as Guinness and […]

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Jan 17 2016

10 Best Foods in Savannah

Excerpt: Chocolate Chewies & Cream at Leopold’s Ice Cream At Leopold’s ice cream parlor, you’ll get a sprinkling of vintage soda-fountain charm with your scoop. Every flavor is still made one batch at a time according to a nearly century-old top-secret family recipe handed down from the original Leopold brothers. Their hallmark flavor is Tutti […]

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Dec 7 2015

5 Reasons Why Savannah Is Totally Underrated

Excerpt: Just ask blockbuster Hollywood producer Stratton Leopold, who still dons a paper hat and scoops frosty flavors at his century-old family business. Inside the picturesque Leopold’s Ice Cream parlor on Broughton Street, you can order a tutti frutti cone from Stratton himself — if he’s not on a film set — and check out […]

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Nov 9 2015

REAL: Savannah

Kinga discovers more than Spanish moss, historic buildings and beach resorts. Click here to watch the video. Source: Travel Channel Credit: Kinga Philipps

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Oct 9 2015

Tablots 2015

Niki Taylor, Talbots

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Sep 1 2015

Leopold’s Ice Cream

Homemade ice cream made by a Hollywood movie producer? It’s not just a story at Leopold’s – it’s real life. Click here to watch the video. Source: The Southern Weekend

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Aug 12 2015

I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for Ice Cream Carts at Weddings

Excerpt: LEOPOLD’S Savannah, GA Three Greek immigrants founded this family-owned local institution in 1919. Today, modern-day couples can rent a retro cart—complete with a soda jerk (or two) to serve your guests. Flavors typically skew traditional, but they can create boozy options like peach champagne sorbet as well as a signature ice cream with ingredients […]

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Jul 29 2015

Doggone! Is Savannah the Most Dog-Friendly City in the U.S.?

Excerpt: Short answer: Yesh. My dog thinks so. In May, our 2-year-old papillon Huckleberry took us on vacation to one of the most charm-filled cities in America: Savannah, Georgia. Huckleberry’s favorite spot may have been Leopold’s, though, an iconic 1919 ice cream shop on trendy Broughton street. The dog watching was sublime. Source: Yahoo Credit: Kathryn […]

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Jul 19 2015

50 States of Ice Cream

Excerpt: Georgia: Leopold’s Savannah, GA, is home to the diner Leopold’s. Feast on old-fashioned sundaes, like this turtle sundae. Source: POPSUGAR Food Credit: Anna Monette Roberts

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Jul 18 2015

Classic Scoops: The Best Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Parlors

Excerpt: Leopold’s Ice Cream – Savannah, Ga What do you get when you take an ice cream business that’s been around for 90 years and mix it with old-school Hollywood glamour? Leopold’s! The bustling soda fountain is located in downtown Savanna, Georgia. Owner and Hollywood producer Stratton Leopold hired an acclaimed set designer to recreate […]

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Jul 7 2015

The Craziest Ice Cream Flavors in Every State

Excerpt: Georgia Tutti Frutti at Leopold’s Ice Cream — Savannah Who said fruit cake was the worst? Okay, like everyone. But this ice cream iteration, spiked with rum, swirled with roasted Georgia pecans, and sweetened with candied fruit proves us all wrong Source: Good Housekeeping Credit: Maggie Sheehan, Jennifer Meyers, and Rheanna O’Neil Bellomo

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Jul 2 2015

20 Yummiest Ice Cream Shops in America

Excerpt: Leopold’s Ice Cream, a Savannah staple ince 1919, was founded by three brothers who had come to the U.S. from Greece. Singer-songwriter Johnny Mercer, who lived nearby, is said to have been a frequent customer—rumor is he wanted to write a song based on Leopold’s signature flavor at the time, Tutti Frutti, but singer […]

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Jun 29 2015

The 33 Best Ice Cream Shops in America

Excerpt: Leopold’s Savannah, GA At just four years shy of turning a century old, Leopold’s is a Savannah institution. Founded in 1919 by three immigrant brothers, the spot is truly an old-school soda fountain diner, with BLTs and pimento cheese sandwiches sharing menu space with chocolate chip and pistachio ice creams, happily scooped by white […]

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Jun 3 2015

Soaking up southern charm in Charleston and Savannah

Excerpt: Savannah is packed with historic Georgian and Victorian houses but is also a beautifully-designed urban garden with plenty of greener….Stuffed with southern food, we struggled to fit in an ice cream from Savannah’s famous Leopold’s ice cream parlour, run by a Hollywood producer and rated one of the best in America. Source: Daily Mail Credit: Tamara […]

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May 25 2015

Take a Culinary Tour of Savannah’s Restaurants

Excerpt: Leopold’s Ice Cream Midday – Slurp on a rum-based Tutti Frutti cone studded with Georgia pecans at Leopold’s Ice Cream. 212 East Broughton Street; 912/234-4442 Source: Southern Living

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May 1 2015

America’s most nostalgic ice cream parlors

Excerpt: Leopold’s Ice Cream was founded in 1919 in Savannah, Ga. by three immigrant brothers from Greece. Now owned by the son of one of the original brothers, Leopold’s still serves handmade small batch ice cream from its 96-year-old recipes, like the famous Leopold’s Tutti-Frutti. Old-time fountain creations include banana splits, hot fudge sundaes, shakes, […]

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Apr 25 2015

LEOPOLD’S ICE CREAM

It’s hard to be unhappy with an ice cream cone in your hand. And smiles are all you can see from open to close at Leopold’s Ice Cream in downtown Savannah. The vintage parlor was founded in 1919 by the three Leopold brothers, recent immigrants from Greece. The shop offered malts and milkshakes as well […]

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Nov 9 2014

A Photo Tour of Beguiling Savannah

Excerpt: To satisfy your sweet tooth, head over to Leopold’s Ice Cream after the show and order their famous Tutti Fruitti. Source: The Huffington Post Credit: Susan Fogwell

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Nov 7 2014

Savannah, Ga’s Leopold’s Ice Cream: worth the calories since 1919

In hot weather especially, the kid in me wants to stop at every ice cream store that crosses my path. The adult in me knows better. Savannah, Georgia has a number a home-grown dessert makers: candies, cookies, pies, honey. I had already indulged in some of sweet stuff while in town . . . but […]

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Oct 24 2014

Yule in the Garden

Excerpt: Leopold’s Ice Cream: Who wants ice cream in December? Savannah’s mild temperatures mean frozen treats are perfect any month. This old-school ice cream parlor goes back to 1919, when it was opened by brothers George, Peter and Basil Leopold. Leopold’s continues to make its own ice cream from the original recipes and in a […]

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Oct 22 2014

8 of the South’s Best Foodie Cities

Excerpt: Savannah, Georgia Nearby Charleston gets a lot of foodie cred (as it should), but Savannah isn’t just for architecture, literary and garden buffs anymore. The city’s dining scene has expanded in recent years with additions like Leoci’s Trattoria and Daniel Reed’s group offering parkside dining at The Public Kitchen & Bar and recently reopened […]

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Sep 18 2014

Savannah sweets: Ice cream and movie fans love Leopold’s

The scene: One of the more unique restaurant stories in the country, Leopold’s Ice Cream has been an on-again, off-again Savannah institution for nearly a century, bringing Southern flair to sweet desserts, by way of Greece and Hollywood. Frequently rated among the country’s best ice cream shops, it was founded in 1919 by three Greek […]

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Jul 22 2014

Daily Scoop: Leopold’s Ice Cream in Savannah, GA

Leopold’s Ice Cream in Savannah, Georgia, has a long history of being a local favorite. The first store opened in 1919 in downtown Savannah, right on the intersection of two of the city’s metro lines. Brothers George, Peter, and Basil Leopold opened the store after immigrating to the United States from Greece. The shop’s hometown […]

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Jul 9 2014

Eat Like a Local: Savannah, Georgia

For Yahoo Food’s travel summer series, Eat Like a Local, we’re taking you on a cross-country food crawl, city by city. Here’s where to chow down in America’s lesser-known destinations without sticking out like a sore thumb. Excerpt: Where to Take the Edge Off Savannah Swelter: Leopold’s Ice Cream Although Morekis discloses that he’s friends with the […]

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Jul 7 2014

The Weekender Travel | Savannah

Excerpt: “This place is fantastic. It’s like Gone With the Wind on Mescalin.” – John Kelso Source: The Weekender  Credit: Lauren Greenberg

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