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Best Milkshakes in Dallas

  • March 14, 2023
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There’s Always Room for Dessert!

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream — and milkshakes are one of our favorite forms of this icy, sweet treat! If you feel the same, you’re in luck. We have rounded up some of the best milkshakes in Dallas, so you can find your new favorite sippable dessert!

Son of a Butcher

When looking for a delectable sweet treat, Son of a Butcher is a no-brainer choice for best milkshakes in Dallas. Their milkshakes come in a variety of flavors, from classics like chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry to their “swanky” shakes like chocolate brownie, cookie butter, and their latest addition, key lime pie. You can even make any flavor boozy for a small upcharge. You truly can’t go wrong with any flavor. Be sure to grab some of their delicious sliders for a perfectly nostalgic meal.
Hours & Location

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

📍 Son of a Butcher

The Yard Milkshake Bar

📷 Julia | @juliadrinksagain

The Yard Milkshake Bar’s treats are know as “speciality milkshakes,” but that is an understatement if we’ve ever heard one! They’re on this list for best milkshakes in Dallas for a reason! The Yard creates decadent masterpieces made of ice cream and every mix-in and topping you could dream of. Try The Colony location’s exclusive flavor, The Texas Twister. This shake features cookies n’ cream ice cream swirled with white and blue marshmallow drizzle in a vanilla iced jar rolled in blue sprinkles. The creation is topped with whipped cream, sprinkles, a white chocolate dipped cone twister, a cotton candy cloud, and a chocolate cow. Try any shake on their menu for an indulgent dessert!

Hours & Location

Monday | 12:00pm–9:00pm
Tuesday | 12:00pm–9:00pm
Wednesday | 12:00pm–9:00pm
Thursday | 12:00pm–9:00pm
Friday | 12:00pm–10:00pm
Saturday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Sunday | 11:00am–9:00pm

📍 The Yard Milkshake Bar


📷 Creamistry | @creamistry

With some of the best milkshakes in Dallas, you aren’t going to want to miss the unique desserts at Creamistry. Their handcrafted ice creams are flash frozen with liquid nitrogen to make ultra-creamy, decadently rich and unbelievably fresh treats. Turn any of their signature creations into a tasty milkshake. We recommend the Mangonada with mango sorbet, Takis, Tajin, Chamoy, and Fresh Lime or the Party Animal with frosted animal cookie ice cream, frosted animal cookies, mini marshmallows, rainbow sprinkles, and whipped cream.

Hours & Location

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

📍 Creamistry

Twisted Root Burger Co.

📷 Twisted Root Burger Co. | @twistedrootburger

Twisted Root Burger Co.’s incredible burgers and fries are not complete without one of their equally as incredible shakes. Their homemade custard shakes are worth the trip to one of their many locations. Try a classic flavor like real deal vanilla or Hershey’s chocolate or enjoy their rich s’mores milkshake for an indulgent treat! Add this to your next stop for best milkshakes in Dallas!

Hours & Location

Monday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Tuesday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Wednesday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Thursday | 11:00am–9:00pm
Friday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Saturday | 11:00am–10:00pm
Sunday | 11:00am–9:00pm

📍 Twisted Root Burger Co.

Cow Tipping Creamery

📷 Cow Tipping Creamery | @cowtippingcreamerydfw

Cow Tipping Creamery brings a new twist to soft serve ice cream. They have classic milkshake flavors like chocolate, berries & cream, and minty fresh, or you can turn any of their sundaes, known as “stackers,” into a delicious shake. Pick from stacker flavors like NOLA, Reese’s Witha’spoon, and lemon drop. These are some of the best milkshakes in Dallas, so you’re sure to find something you love.

Hours & Location

Monday | 4:00pm–9:00pm
Tuesday | 4:00pm–9:00pm
Wednesday | 4:00pm–9:00pm
Thursday | 12:00pm–9:00pm
Friday | 12:00pm–10:00pm
Saturday | 12:00pm–10:00pm
Sunday | 12:00pm–9:00pm

📍 Cow Tipping Creamery

Grub Burger Bar

📷 Grub Burger Bar | @grubburgerbar

If you’re looking for milkshakes in Dallas that will please the whole family, Grub Burger Bar is the place to go. They are best known for their nostalgic milkshake flavor that will take you right back to you childhood — Worms & Dirt with Oreos and gummy worms. If you want that taste of childhood with an adult twist, ask for the Tipsy Worms & Dirt Spiked Shake — you won’t be disappointed!

Hours & Location

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

📍 Grub Burger Bar

Sablon Chocolate Lounge

📷 Sablon Chocolate Lounge | @Sablonchocolate

For best milkshakes in Dallas, we could not recommend the Sablon Chocolate Lounge more highly. As North America’s first and only chocolate dining concept, Sablon has perfected the art of the milkshake. Try one of their chocolate creations like the s’mores shake, brownie shake, or chocwich shake. We love them all!

Hours & Location

Monday | 5:00pm–10:30pm
Tuesday | 5:00pm–10:30pm
Wednesday | 5:00pm–10:30pm
Thursday | 5:00pm–10:30pm
Friday | 5:00pm–11:30pm
Saturday | 2:00pm–11:30pm
Sunday | 2:00pm–9:00pm

📍 Sablon Chocolate Lounge

Hypnotic Emporium - East Dallas

📷 Hypnotic Emporium | @hypnoticemporium

The Hypnotic Emporium in East Dallas is one of the best places for delicious and Instagrammable milkshakes in Dallas. Turn any of their unique ice cream flavors into an extraordinary milkshake. You won’t want to miss Mellow Moonpie, Peterbuilt Big Rig, and one of their signature flavors, Bee’s Knees, which is made with local Texas raw honey and lavender.

Hours & Location

Monday | 1:00pm–9:00pm
Tuesday | 1:00pm–9:00pm
Wednesday | 1:00pm–9:00pm
Thursday | 1:00pm–9:00pm
Friday | 1:00pm–9:00pm
Saturday | 1:00pm–9:00pm
Sunday | 1:00pm–9:00pm

📍 Hypnotic Ice Cream – East Dallas

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Nashville native turned Dallas local since 2021 | Lover of all things food...