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2018 Best Ice Cream Shops
in the U.S.

Salt & Straw, one of GAYOT's Best Ice Cream Shops in America

Top 10 Ice Cream Parlors in America

Looking for a tasty frozen treat? Whether you prefer traditional flavors such as chocolate and vanilla, or something more offbeat (cilantro lime, perhaps?), you're sure to satisfy your sweet tooth with a scoop at one of the spots on GAYOT's list of the Top 10 Ice Cream Shops in the U.S. Also included are a few picks for superior gelato and frozen custard.

Check out GAYOT's guide to find the best ice cream shops near you.

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