Summer is officially here, and warmer weather means a higher propensity for eating ice cream. There are plenty of spots all over town to get your cool and creamy fix, and some of the local shops are often the best. Where do you go for the best ice cream in Charlotte?
You can start your ice cream tour in Plaza Midwood at Two Scoops Creamery, which has 32 amazing flavors that are always on the menu, as well as a seasonal selection of specialty flavors. This adorable spot at 913 Central Ave has become a fast hit in the hood, and your likely to run into someone you know cooling off on one of the park benches out front.
NoDa’s incredibly popular Popbar features gelato and sorbet popsicles that are customized by “offering a variety of dipping in topping options.” Don’t forget to try the very popular frozen Hot Chocolate on a Stick! A personal fav!
In South End, you’ll find Golden Cow Creamery which offers four rotating flavors as well as six classic flavors. And, Elizabeth Creamery, located at 1535 Elizabeth Avenue, is unbeatable with melt-in-your-mouth deliciousness, and offers a sample of all of its fabulous flavors.
If you’re more in the mood for soft serve, Mr. K’s Soft Ice Cream offers some of the best milkshakes in town, as well as classic dipped cones. This Charlotte institution is located across the street from Atherton Mill. They also serve a bangin’ lunch with a delicious onion ring dip you can’t put down. Check it out!
Or, swing by the recent reopening of Ninety’s in the Shoppes At University Place at 9009 J M Keynes Drive, where you can order their sought after cookie dough pops or macaroon ice cream sandwiches. While your there, you can also enjoy their delicious lunch if you still have room 😉
For more details and information on where to satisfy your ice cream craving and where to beat the summer heat, be sure to check out the full article at Charlottefive.com. What’s your vote for the best ice cream in Charlotte?