Top Choice Ice Cream in Brooklyn: Prospect Heights, Crown Heights & Flatbush

Ample Hills Creamery

Named for a line in a Walt Whitman poem, Ample Hills makes singular ice cream that's an art form of its own: from ooey gooey butter cake in a creamy vanilla base or Nonna D's oatmeal lace (brown-sugar-and-cinnamon i…
Top Choice Ice Cream in Brooklyn: Park Slope, Gowanus & Sunset Park

Ample Hills Creamery

Ice-cream lovers: we found the mother ship. All of Ample Hills' magnificently creative flavors – snap mallow pop (a deconstructed Rice Krispies treat), Mexican hot chocolate, salted crack caramel – are whipped up ri…
Top Choice Ice Cream in Hana

Shaka Pops

A friendly shaka wave greets travelers passing this happy cart, where frozen treats-on-a-stick come in fresh, tropical flavors. Locally made in small batches, they taste great and are definitely worth a lick. Look f…
Top Choice Ice Cream in Old City & Society Hill

Franklin Fountain

A fantastic yet kitsch-free throwback, from the phosphates and vintage ice-cream flavors (try the teaberry) right down to the ancient telephone and the carton cups. Cash only. Also check out the owners' equally old-…
Top Choice Ice Cream in Hanover

Morano Gelato

Founder Morgan Morano fell head over heels for gelato while living in Florence. Next step? Import some genuine Italian equipment and launch this brilliant gelato shop in the heart of Hanover. With new batches made f…
Top Choice Desserts in Kalaheo

Fresh Shave

Out of a shiny vintage Aristocrat trailer comes the best shave ice on the island, made using fresh, organic and often local ingredients such as apple bananas and coffee. Opening hours vary, but be forewarned that th…
Top Choice Ice Cream in South Austin

Amy's Ice Creams - South Austin

The South Congress location of this beloved local ice-cream chain shares its daily flavors on a chalkboard out front. Pick your favorite add-on, and they'll pound it into your ice-cream choice.
Top Choice Ice Cream in San Antonio

Amy's Ice Cream

Choose your ice cream and pick a topping – then watch the staff pulverize the two into a blended little cup of heaven.
Top Choice Ice Cream in CBD & Warehouse District

Drip Affogato

Drip serves all kinds of gelato and espresso, but it truly shines when it combines the two into an affogato – espresso or coffee poured onto ice cream. The result is culinary sex in your mouth. The good, toe curling…
Top Choice Ice Cream in The Mission, Dogpatch & Potrero Hill

Humphry Slocombe

Indie-rock organic ice cream may permanently spoil you for Top 40 flavors. Once 'Elvis: The Fat Years' (banana and peanut butter) and 'Hibiscus Beet Sorbet' have rocked your taste buds, cookie dough seems so basic –…