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The Best Ice Cream Shops in Dallas to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

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Hi Dallas!

Calling all ice cream lovers or anyone who has as big of a sweet tooth as we do! We love ice cream and there are so many delicious ice cream shops all over Dallas

From soft serve ice cream to ice cream flights, ice cream stuffed donuts, ice cream sandwiches, or just your regular scoop of ice cream. We’ve done our research on the best Dallas ice cream shops to help you take your pick. Check out our master guide for the best ice cream shops in Dallas right here!

📷 Sugar Pine Creamery | @sugarpinecreamery

If you’re a fan of soft serve ice cream you’re going to love Sugar Pine Creamery! They create soft serve ice cream flavors beyond the traditional chocolate and vanilla. They always have six different flavors, including two dairy-free options. One of our favorites is the Keylime Pie.

📍 Sugar Pine Creamery | 6832 Coit Rd, #270b, Plano, Texas, 75023

📷 foodbitch | @askfoodbitch

Have you ever had an ice cream flight?! Now is your chance to try it! Jeni’s Ice Creams flights include 10 half scoops of their most popular flavors served in a dish, including Gooey Butter Cake, Darkest Chocolate, and Brambleberry Crisp. Of course, you can also get regular scoops of ice cream. You can find this ice cream shop in Deep Ellum near Merit Coffee and Archer Paper Goods Co.

🗓 SUN–THU | 12PM–11PM
🗓 FRI–SAT | 11AM–11PM
📍 Jeni’s Ice Creams | 2649 Main Street, Dallas, Texas, 75226

📷 MILK•CREAM | @themilkncream

If there’s anything we love more than ice cream, it’s donuts. At MILK•CREAM you can get donuts stuffed with ice cream! It’s amazing! MILK•CREAM is one of our favorite ice cream shops in Dallas. We recommend trying the glazed bun with Cookie Monster.

🗓 SUN–THU | 12PM–10PM
🗓 FRI–SAT | 12PM–12AM
📍 Milk • Cream | 5420 Ross Ave,  Suite 160, Dallas, Texas, 75206

📷 Azucar Ice Cream | @azucaricecream

Azucar Ice Cream is 100% Instagrammable. Not only do they have delicious ice cream and sorbet but we’re also obsessed with the colorful decor! The Miami based ice cream company specializes in Cuban ice cream, featuring flavors like Mango, Mexican Vanilla, Willy Cherino, Rum Raison, and so much more! They’re located in Bishop Arts between Macellaio and Tribal All Day Cafe. It’s such a fun ice cream shop that you want to visit over and over again!

🗓 MON–WED | 12PM–9PM
🗓 THU+SUN | 12PM–10PM
🗓 FRI–SAT | 12PM–11PM
📍 Azucar Ice Cream | 269 N Bishop Ave, Dallas, Texas, 75208

Have you ever tasted liquid nitrogen ice cream? Creamistry uses liquid nitrogen to flash freeze their ice cream at -321° F. Their ice cream is made to order and you can choose from a huge variety of flavors and toppings! 

🗓 MON–THU | 12PM–11PM
🗓 FRI–SAT| 12PM–12AM
🗓 SUN | 12PM–11PM
📍 Creamistry | 1929 Greenville Ave., Dallas, Texas, 75206

📷 Cauldron Ice Cream | @cauldronicecream

Get your ice cream served in a puffle cone! Talk about a unique ice cream shop! If you haven’t tried Claudron Ice Cream yet, this is your call to do so. Pick your puffle flavor and pair it with your favorite ice cream! Make sure to have your camera ready because this ice cream is not only super delicious but also so insta-worthy!

🗓 MON–THU | 2PM–10PM
🗓 FRI | 2PM–11PM
🗓 SAT | 12PM–11PM
🗓 SUN | 12PM–10PM
📍 Claudron Ice Cream | 3001 Knox St., Dallas, Texas, 75205

If you love ice cream and macarons, this one is for you! At JOY Macarons you can get an ice cream sandwich made with a giant macaron and your favorite ice cream! They have so many delicious flavors that are constantly changing. 

🗓 SUN–THU | 11AM–10PM
🗓 FRI–SAT | 11AM–11PM
📍 JOY Macarons | 1927 Greenville Ave, Dallas, Texas, 75206

📷 Pokey O's Cookies and Ice Cream | @pokeyos

We had to include Pokey O’s Cookies and Ice Cream. They are one of our favorites. Cookies and ice cream paired together…it’s a match made in heaven! They have 16 different flavors of Blue Bell Ice Cream and 13 kinds of cookies to choose from. You’re going to love it!

🗓 MON–SUN | 12PM–9PM
📍 Pokey O’s Cookies and Ice Cream | 3034 E Mockingbird Ln, Dallas, Texas, 75205

The more gelato, the merrier! If you’re looking for some authentic Italian ice cream you have to try Botolino Gelato Artigianale in Lower Greenville. It’s one of our absolute favorite ice cream shops in Dallas. Their gelato is rooted in Italian traditions, prioritizing a respect for ingredients, simplicity, and time-tested methods. Some of our favorite flavors are Lemon Sorbetto, Salted Caramel, and Mascarpone & Figs.

🗓 SUN–TUE | 12PM–10PM
🗓 WED-THU | 12PM–11PM
🗓 FRI–SAT | 12PM–12AM
📍 Botolino Gelato Artigianale | 2116 Greenville Ave, Dallas, Texas, 75206

Have you ever had such a fancy looking soft serve ice cream? Introducing Aqua S, coming all the way from Sydney Australia. Aqua S puts a super fun spin on traditional soft serve ice cream by transforming them into a piece of art that is not only super delicious but also 100% photo-worthy. Top your ice cream of with cotton candy, sweet corn, sprinkles, and more!

🗓 SUN–MON + THU | 12PM–10:30PM
🗓 TUE-WED | 2PM–10:30PM
🗓 FRI–SAT | 12PM–11PM
📍 Aqua S | 2375 Victory Park Ln, Suite 140,Dallas, Texas, 75219

Before you go

Be sure to save or bookmark this guide to the best ice cream shops in Dallas! We’ll be updating it as we taste our way through more ice cream shops.

If you’re looking for more events and things to do in Dallas check out the app or website.  There is something there for everyone!  If you want to follow the Stuff to Do in Dallas team adventures be sure to follow us on Instagram, and Facebook!

Vanessa Umbrage

Vanessa Umbrage

Vanessa is a City Manager for UNATION and author of the Stuff to Do in Dallas City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do in the Dallas area, download the UNATION app and follow @StufftoDoinDallas on Instagram and Facebook.

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