2019 Best Ice Cream Shops in New York Area

Top Ice Cream Parlors in New York

There's nothing better than savoring an ice cream cone on a hot day, although we've also been known to indulge even when it's freezing outside.

Get the scoop on the Top Ice Cream Shops in New York, presented in alphabetical order. You also might find options for gelato, frozen custard and more sweet treats.

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Ample Hills Creamery
QB
Prospect Heights shop scooping ice creams in ever-changing flavors. See More
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Benfaremo, The Lemon Ice King of Corona
QB
Local favorite for flavorfully fruity Italian ice. See More
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Big Gay Ice Cream Shop
QB
West Village outpost of Big Gay Ice Cream. See More
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Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain
No Rating
Milkshakes, ice cream floats and more at this Carroll Gardens soda fountain. See More
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Chinatown Ice Cream Factory
QB
A popular and long-standing Chinatown ice cream hotspot. See More
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Grom
QB
Don't be put off by the long lines at this Greenwich Village gelato spot. See More
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Il Gelato
QB
Gelato and sorbetto counter at Eataly in the Flatiron District. See More
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Il Laboratorio del Gelato
QB
Gourmet ice cream and sorbet on Ludlow Street. See More
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L'Arte del Gelato
QB
Italian gelati and sorbetti at Chelsea Market. See More
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Milk Bar
QB
Christina Tosi's palace of cereal milk goodies, soft serve and other sweets. See More
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