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Nothing beats the heat on a sweltering summer day like a big bowl of your favorite frozen treat. Check out GAYOT's best ice cream shops list to find out where to go in Philadelphia for fresh sorbet, creamy gelato, low-fat frozen yogurt or a classic ice cream sundae.

Bassetts Ice Cream Ice Cream
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Dining Room at Bassetts Ice Cream, Philadelphia, PA Reading Terminal Market
45 N. 12th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Cones, cups, shakes and hand-packed pints at this old-time ice cream parlor. More...

Capogiro Ice Cream
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1625 E. Passyunk Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19148

Gelato and coffee on busy Passyunk Avenue. More...

Capogiro Ice Cream
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117 S. 20th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Farm fresh artisanal gelato just like in Italy. More...

Capogiro Ice Cream
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119 S. 13th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Artisan, small-batch gelato and sorbetto processed fresh every day with natural ingredients. More...

Daddy O's Dairy Barn Ice Cream
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300 E. Greentree Rd.
Marlton, NJ 08053

Water ice and homemade ice cream in playful flavors make this a Jersey sweet spot. More...

The Franklin Fountain Ice Cream
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116 Market St.
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Here's the scoop: homemade, seasonal ice cream at this Old City destination. More...

More Than Just Ice Cream American
1119 Locust St.
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Family-friendly fare and standout desserts. More...

Scoop DeVille Ice Cream
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1315 Walnut St.
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Beloved ice cream parlor known for its offbeat combos reopens in a different location. More...

Zwahlen’s Ice Cream & Chocolate Co. Ice Cream
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670 Shannondell Rd.
Audubon, PA 19403

Specialty flavors make this ice cream and chocolate shop a good stop for a creative treat. More...

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