Enjoy one of our ice cream cakes or pies for Easter Sunday. Both stores will be closed on Easter Sunday, April 16th. Have a blessed Easter!

Flapdoodles Locations

Contact Us

507-288-3527 North Store
507-322-0022 South Store

Flapdoodle Store Hours

Mon-Thurs: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm Fri-Sat:11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sunday: 12:00 Noon - 10:00 pm

Drive Thru Hours North Only
 10:00 am - 10 pm (M-Th)
10:00 am - 10:30pm(Fri-Sat)
11:00 am - 10:00 pm (Sun)

Flapdoodles Homemade Ice Cream

  • Ice Cream Cakes
    Ice cream cakes and pies have arrived! Current flavors include Cookie Monster, Birthday Cake, Chocolate Peanut Butter, Strawberry, Chocolate Mint, Coffee Chip, and Salty Caramel (pie). You can pick one up from one of our freezers located in the customer lobby , or if you'd like, you can stop by or call to reserve your cake or pie for a future event!
  • Smooth Sailing Cafe
    Enjoy one of our hot drinks from our Smooth Sailing Cafe during the cold winter months. Our mochas and affogatos feature espresso from Bluecaf Roasters out of Pepin, WI. And as always, each hot drink includes a mini-scoop of ice cream of your choice on top!
  • Winter Savings
    Monday thru Thursday during the months of January and February enjoy special savings: Mondays: Say the Facebook Fraze of the Day and receive 25% off your order. Tuesdays: Receive 50 cents off all hot drinks from our Smooth Sailing Cafe. Wednesdays: Receive a free waffle cone upgrade with the purchase of one or two regular scoops. Thursdays: Buy three pints, get one FREE.
  • Now Hiring
    Flapdoodles is currently not hiring. However, please check back in the spring for possible job opportunity postings. You can always print out an application for employment by clicking the "More" tab, followed by the "Employment" tab on the homepage of our website.
  • Drive Thru Open Earlier
    For your convenience, the drive thru at the north location is open one hour earlier than the inside of the store. From Monday - Saturday, it's open at 10:00 am, and on Sundays at 11:00 am.
  • Flapdoodles Voted Best Ice Cream Place in Rochester Magazine 2013
    We'd like to thank all of our loyal customers and great employees for making this award possible. We look forward to making Flapdoodles an even better place to enjoy homemade ice cream and have fun at the same time.
  • Facebook
    Like us on Facebook, and you'll receive reminders of our wintertime promotions and discounts! Click the "Winter Savings" tab for more details.


If this lovely person has ever brightened your day by serving you a scoop of ice cream, stop in to the north store tomorrow during the day to say goodbye and wish her well. Sylvia has faithfully worked at Flapdoodles for 6 years and is the last of our original employees. We very clearly remember the day that she interviewed, and she has been with us through many high moments and some low ones as well. She is like family to us and we will miss her sweet, gentle spirit so much! As a matter of fact, the Captain is going to retire her employee number, because there will never be another Sylvia! ... See MoreSee Less

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Spring has sprung and that means more people are eating ice cream! That also means we need more help at our two stores. We are hiring ice cream scoopers (starting at $9.50/hr plus cash tips), shift leaders ($13-15/hr plus cash tips) and an assistant manager ($16/hr plus cash tips). Previous food service experience appreciated but not necessary. A willingness to learn is! We are flexible with scheduling and you get FREE ice cream when you work. You can find printable applications at flapdoodlesicecream.com ... See MoreSee Less

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We have had requests for an all chocolate ice cream cake, so we've added one to our offerings. Chocolate ice cream, cake, ganache frosting, and dark chocolate curls...what's not to love about that?!❤ ... See MoreSee Less

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