Best places to get ice cream on the Austin subway
AUSTIN, TX – As temperatures approach triple digits in central Texas, treat yourself to some of the best ice cream spots on the Austin subway.
There is a plethora of goodies in the area that will not only satisfy your sweet tooth on a hot summer day, but also serve as an “Insta-worthy” message for the “gram.”
In no particular order, here are some of the best ice cream spots in the Austin area.
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Best Ice Cream Shops in Austin
Amy’s ice cream
Since 1984, Amy’s Ice Creams has offered fruit ice cream and dairy-free frozen yogurt at Austinites. With over 350 flavors in rotation, this ice cream is meant to serve up your favorite flavor on a hot summer day.
For more information visit Amy’s Ice Creams website.
7301 Burnet Road
In this shop, you will have the chance to taste awesome ice cream cones with Japanese flavors and ingredients.
Dipdipdip offers a selection of frozen desserts made with local milk cream and buttermilk from Hill Country dairies and hand-dipped and homemade mochiko waffle cones.
For more information visit Dipdipdip Ice Cream website.
Lick honest ice cream
Locations: 6555, chemin Burnet; 1905 Aldrich Street; 1100 boul. S. Lamar
Owners Anthony Sobotik and Chad Palmatier opened Lick Honest in 2011 because they wanted to deliver “honest ice cream” to discerning palates in Austin.
Ice cream parlors offer everyday flavors like Hill Country Honey and Vanilla Bean, Caramel Salt Lick, and Coffee with Cream, along with dairy-free vegan options, seasonal flavors, and ice cream sandwiches.
For more information visit Lick the Honest Ice Cream website.
1009 E. 6th St.
Several years ago, owner Andrew Sabola fled to Bologna, Italy to learn old-fashioned ice cream with his best friend. With his newfound knowledge, he then opened Gelateria to share his delicious business with the Austinites.
The ice cream parlor and cafe offer the best ingredients, often from local suppliers, and are prepared with new flavors each season.
For more information on the dairy, visit Gelateria Gemelli website.
Best Ice Cream Shops in Pflugerville
Ice Cream Candy
1008 Stone Hill Drive
Thai Candy Rolled Ice Cream has been offering original and delicious recipes since 2018.
Some flavors include Rasberry Rose (adults only), Pecan Pie, Coco Loco, Cookies & Creme, Strawberry & Nutella, Coronado Rolls and more.
For more information, see Bonbons Rolled Ice Cream Facebook page or website.
Did you know? The ice cream shop also has locations in Round Rock, Georgetown, and Austin.
Frost Bites Crushed Ice
110 W Pflugerville Pkwy.
Frost Bites in Pflugerville has become a top destination for locals looking for a good snow cone on a summer day. They also have Blue Bell ice cream, smoothies, fruit cups and more.
Rollie Roll Ice Cream
1101 West, rue Pecan
This ice cream and bubble tea shop in Pflugerville offers a variety of rolled ice cream flavors like Berry Madness, Birthday Cake, Churros, Boba-licious, Oreo Monster, Wake Up With Rollie and more.
For more information, see Rollie Roll website.
Froyo de Cece
4905 Dessau Road
This frozen yogurt and ice cream stand is a local favorite for people in North Austin. Some popular flavors include chocolate, strawberry, mango, vanilla, and cheesecake.
For more information, see Cece Froyo’s website.
Did you know? This ice cream shop has a location in Round Rock at 51 Limmer Loop.
Best Ice Cream Shops in Round Rock
Kawaii grated ice cream
113 N Mays St.
This ice cream shop in downtown Round Rock is considered a local favorite for snow cone enthusiasts. Kawaii offers a range of flavors at this window restaurant with patio.
Sno Bro Crushed Ice
5430 W. US-79
This snow cone store is only open during the summer because the two brothers who own it are in high school. No seriously!
High school kids use the sales they earn each summer to raise money for college. Their shop offers “soft” ice cream and vanilla ice cream to top it off.
For more information, see the Sno Bro’s Shaved Ice Facebook page.
Near Round Rock: All the things of the children at 703 S. Main St. in Georgetown; Hula Cowgirl Shaved Ice Co. at 103 N Austin Ave. in Georgetown; The Yard Milkshake bar in Georgetown at 940 W University Ave. in Georgetown; Frozen Shake Ice Cream at 1208 William Dr. in Georgetown; The bear in the oven at 109 E 7th St. in Georgetown; and Palateria Y Neveria Litzy’s at 106 Woodmont Dr. in Georgetown.
Best ice cream parlors in Cedar Park / Leander
Scoop and score
111 N Vista Ridge Blvd. at the cedar park
This family-owned business opened in Cedar Park in 2016 and has become a local favorite for many Cedar Parkians.
This ice cream parlor offers more than a dozen flavors that will satisfy all taste buds.
For more information, see Scoop and Score website.
Jeremie’s Italian ice cream
700 E, boul. Whitestone at Cedars Park
Jeremiah’s Italian Ice is known for its authentic Italian ice cream, creamy soft serve ice cream and gelati, all served in a vibrant and fun atmosphere.
For more information visit Jeremiah’s Italian Ice Facebook page.
Near the Parc des Cèdres: Gekki Rolled Ice Cream at 11301 Lakeline Blvd in Austin.
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