Top Choice Ice Cream in The Mission & Potrero Hill

Humphry Slocombe

Indie-rock organic ice cream may permanently spoil you for Top 40 flavors. Once Thai Curry Peanut Butter and Magnolia Brewery Stout have rocked your taste buds, cookie dough seems so obvious, and ordinary sundaes ca…
Ice Cream in The Mission & Potrero Hill

Mitchell's Ice Cream

An otherwise mellow Mission block is thronged with grinning grown-ups and kids doing happy dances as they make their Mitchell's selections: classic Kahlua mocha cream or exotic tropical macapuno (young coconut)? The…
Ice Cream in Nob Hill, Russian Hill & Fillmore


Bite into your ice-cream cone, and get an instant brain-freeze and hit of nostalgia besides. Oooh-ouch, that peppermint stick really takes you back, doesn't it? The 16oz root-beer floats are the 1950s version of Pro…
Ice Cream in The Mission & Potrero Hill

Bi-Rite Creamery

Velvet ropes at clubs seem pretentious in laid-back San Francisco, but at organic Bi-Rite Creamery they make perfect sense: once temperatures pass 70 degrees, the line wraps around the corner for organic salted cara…
Ice Cream in The Marina, Fisherman’s Wharf & the Piers

Ghirardelli Ice Cream

Mr Ghirardelli sure makes a swell sundae. The legendary Cable Car comes with Rocky Road ice cream, marshmallow topping and enough hot fudge to satisfy a jonesing chocoholic.
Ice Cream in The Mission & Potrero Hill

Mr & Mrs Miscellaneous

Chicory coffee, toasted black sesame, and salted mango are among the many savory, seasonal, Miscellaneous flavors that make this ice creamery worth the trek to Dogpatch. Popular flavors sell out fast, so consider th…
Ice Cream in The Haight & Hayes Valley

Three Twins Ice Cream

For local flavor, join the motley crowd of Lower Haighters lining up for extra-creamy organic ice cream in local, seasonal flavors. To guess who gets what, here's a cheat sheet: Wiggle bikers brake for balsamic stra…