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2016 Top 10 Ice Cream Shops in New York Area

Savor gourmet ice cream and sorbet at Il Laboratorio de Gelato in New York City

Our cravings for ice cream started as soon as we recognized the jingle of the ice cream truck that cruised through our neighborhood once temperatures climbed. We know there's nothing better than savoring something cold and sweet on a hot day, although we've also been known to indulge in a bowl of frozen confection when it's freezing outside. Get the scoop on the top 10 parlors in New York, presented in alphabetical order, that dish out the best ice cream, gelato, frozen custard and many more varieties of this summery treat.


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