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…
Ice Cream in SoHo & Chinatown


Little M'O gives tongues a solid workout with its dense, silky gelato. In addition to normal flavors, M'O offers dairy-free options, such as fresh mango and dark chocolate. If you're in no mood to cool down, warm up…
Ice Cream in East Village & Lower East Side

Mikey Likes It

There's more than meets the eye at this tiny blue-and-white ice-cream shop. The homemade flavors are delicious and come in wild combinations: balsamic macerated strawberries with black pepper or banana ice cream wit…
Ice Cream in SoHo & Chinatown

Original Chinatown Ice Cream Factory

Chinatown's favorite ice-cream peddler keeps it local with flavors such as green tea, pandan, durian and lychee sorbet, all written on a whiteboard. The Factory also sells ridiculously cute, trademark T-shirts with …
Ice Cream in West Village, Chelsea & Meatpacking District

L’Arte Del Gelato

Sweet tooths will fawn over l’Arte Del Gelato, where gelato flavors are made fresh every day and come in over 20 varieties. It’s the perfect snack to take up to the High Line – though l'Arte del Gelato also sells fr…
Ice Cream in Brooklyn: Brooklyn Heights, Downtown Brooklyn & Dumbo

Brooklyn Ice Cream Factory

Grab a cone or a milkshake, picking from the eight classic flavors at this shop located inside an old fireboat house, all within view of the Manhattan and Brooklyn Bridges. Expect long lines on warm days. Cash only.