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6 Yummy Ice Cream Shops in Houston

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Is the Houston heat getting you down? Looking for a tasty treat to get your mind off it? Ice cream lovers… this one’s for you! We’ve put together a list of the best ice cream shops in town, and you’re going to want to check off each and every one. Keep reading for your guide to Houston’s most delicious ice cream!

Cloud 10 Creamery is just as heavenly as its name suggests. With delectable and unique flavors such as Earl Grey Lemon, PB&J, Gingersnap, Strawberry Jam, and Nutella and Marshmallows, you really can’t go wrong. If you want to go for a classic, their banana split is to die for!

You can’t beat the Heights location– treat yourself to a cone, then enjoy the surrounding trendy stores. Cloud 10 Creamery is sure to become one of your new favorite ice cream shops.

Monday | 3:00pm–10:00pm
Tuesday | 3:00pm–10:00pm
Wednesday | 3:00pm–10:00pm
Thursday | 3:00pm–10:00pm
Friday |  3:00pm–11:00pm
Saturday | 12:00am–11:00pm
Sunday | 12:00am–10:00pm

📍Heights: 711 Heights Blvd, Houston, TX 77007

📍Midtown: 3201 Louisiana St #100, Houston, TX 77006

📍Montrose: 3502 S Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77098

Got a birthday coming up? Your friends will thank you for booking Moooseum’s incredible ice cream food truck. Moooseum is a family-owned food truck business with a simple mission: spread joy through the power of ice cream!

You can spot this truck around town at various events, or book it for your own private ice cream party. And you’ll definitely want to– Moooseum’s menu features classic cones, milkshakes, and brain freezes (a winning combo of slushie and vanilla ice cream). Check them out ASAP!

Monday | 10:00am–9:00pm
Tuesday | 10:00am–9:00pm
Wednesday | 10:00am–9:00pm
Thursday | 10:00am–9:00pm
Friday | 10:00am–9:00pm
Saturday | 10:00am–9:00pm
Sunday | 10:00am–9:00pm

You won’t find vanilla ice cream at milk + sugar. In fact, you won’t find any “normal” ice cream flavors at all. What can you get at milk + sugar, you might ask? Amazing combos of creamy, delicious ice cream and perfectly curated mix-ins! Peanut butter with Oreos, cereal milk with Fruit Loops, cream cheese with cinnamon sugar blondies, and sweet cream with almond pound cake are just a few of the sweet combos to choose from. Our list of the best ice cream shops in Houston would not be complete without milk + sugar!

Monday | 12:00pm–9:30pm
Tuesday | 12:00pm–9:30pm
Wednesday | 12:00pm–9:30pm
Thursday | 12:00pm–9:30pm
Friday |  12:00pm–12:00am
Saturday | 12:00pm–12:00am
Sunday | 12:00pm–9:30pm

📍1848 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77098

Welcome to your new go-to ice cream shop in The Heights! Fat Cat Creamery specializes in exclusive flavors, all-natural ingredients, and sustainable packaging– all part of their hand-crafted, high-quality style. They offer five delightful flavors year-round, and daily seasonal specials that are sure to hit the spot.

Check out the Milk Chocolate Stout, made with chocolate ice cream and Convict Hill Oatmeal Stout beer. More of a strawberry person? Go for the Waterloo Strawberry Buttermilk, which includes Waterloo Texas Gin. All this and more are waiting for you at Fat Cat Creamery!

Monday | 12:00pm–10:00pm
Tuesday | 12:00pm–10:00pm
Wednesday | 12:00pm–10:00pm
Thursday | 12:00pm–10:00pm
Friday |  12:00pm–11:00pm
Saturday | 11:00am–11:00pm
Sunday | 11:00am–10:00pm

📍1901 N Shepherd Dr #3, Houston, TX 77008

Amy’s has been an Austin institution since 1984, and their Houston locations are equally beloved. With over 350 flavors in rotation, you will never run out of delectable new treats to try! Where to start? The world-renowned Mexican Vanilla, Belgian or Dark Chocolate, or Strawberry if you have a craving for the tried-and-true classics.

For a more unique selection, go for the Butter Brick, Citrus Sunrise, Macaroon, or Vietnamese Coffee. It’s no wonder why Amy’s is one of Houston’s best ice cream shops!

Monday | 11:30am–12:00am
Tuesday | 11:30am–12:00am
Wednesday | 11:30am–12:00am
Thursday | 11:30am–12:00am
Friday | 11:30am–1:00am
Saturday | 11:30am–1:00am
Sunday | 11:30am–12:00am

📍3816 Farnham St, Houston, TX 77098

If you’re a Houston ice cream enthusiast and you haven’t been to Tiny’s… you’re missing out! Tiny’s Milk and Cookies is an offshoot of the upscale Houston favorite, Tiny Boxwoods. And just like Tiny Boxwoods, Milk and Cookies features only the best and highest quality sweet treats.

While chocolate-chip cookies are their signature menu item, the ice cream at Tiny’s is also top-notch. Choose from creamy classic ice cream flavors such as Vanilla Caramel Crunch and Birthday Cake or refreshing sorbets like Raspberry or Mango Passionfruit. And of course, they have an incredible Milk & Cookies flavor!

Monday | 7:00am–9:00pm
Tuesday | 7:00am–9:00pm
Wednesday | 7:00am–9:00pm
Thursday | 7:00am–9:00pm
Friday | 7:00am–9:00pm
Saturday | 7:00am–9:00pm
Sunday | 7:00am–9:00pm

📍3636 Rice Blvd, Houston, TX 77005

Now that we’ve rounded up the best ice cream shops in Houston, it’s time for you to get out and try them! Work your way down this list, and we promise you won’t be disappointed. Ice cream bliss is waiting for you!

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