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 spots for ice cream in Dallas!
From soft-serve ice cream to ice cream flights, ice cream stuffed donuts, ice cream sandwiches, or delicious Italian gelato. We’ve done our research on the best ice cream in Dallas to help you take your pick. Check out our master guide for the best ice cream shops in Dallas right here!
Looking for a unique ice cream in Dallas? Make sure to stop by this Instagram-worthy ice cream and waffle shop in Uptown. The Dolly Llama serves delicious Belgian waffles, and the famous Hong Kong Bubble Waffles with ice cream and fun toppings such as whipped cream, brownies, sprinkles, strawberries, and more! We got the Dolly’s Dream Bubble Waffle that’s made with a traditional Hong Kong Bubble Waffle, Ultimate Cookie Monster Ice Cream, chocolate sauce, whipped cream, brownies, and strawberries.
📷 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.
📷 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.
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. Make sure to try this delicious ice cream in Dallas!
📷 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 in Dallas is not only super delicious but also so insta-worthy!
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. It’s one of our favorite spots to get ice cream in Dallas.
📷 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 spots to get ice cream in Dallas. 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!
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.
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!
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