26 Essential Cleveland Ice Cream Spots

We will put Cleveland's ice cream scene up against anywhere in the country. Seriously. From artisanal, modern concepts to old school ice cream shoppes, we have it all. So when you're looking for a sweet treat on those warm summer nights, you'll know where to look.

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Mason’s Creamery
4401 Bridge Ave., Cleveland
Mason’s Creamery makes small batches of ice cream and rotates through flavors, so the more you visit, the more you can try. And no matter the specific flavors in stock, they always make sure to have vegan options. And don't forget to check out their ramen during the winter months.
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Mason’s Creamery

4401 Bridge Ave., Cleveland
Mason’s Creamery makes small batches of ice cream and rotates through flavors, so the more you visit, the more you can try. And no matter the specific flavors in stock, they always make sure to have vegan options. And don't forget to check out their ramen during the winter months.

Photo via la_kraze/Instagram
 SnowBros Shavery
SnowBros Shavery combines shaved ice and ice cream for and original and delicious sweet treat. This food truck appears at several Cleveland festivals, check their website for upcoming locations!
Photo via snowbrosshavery/Instagram

SnowBros Shavery


SnowBros Shavery combines shaved ice and ice cream for and original and delicious sweet treat. This food truck appears at several Cleveland festivals, check their website for upcoming locations!

Photo via snowbrosshavery/Instagram
Graeter’s
10 Park Ave. Suite 116, Beachwood and 261 Main St., Westlake
Yeah, it may be a Cincinnati thing, but Graeter’s is so delicious that we have to include it here. Known for their giant chocolate chunks in their ice cream, we’re glad they came to town. 
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Graeter’s

10 Park Ave. Suite 116, Beachwood and 261 Main St., Westlake

Yeah, it may be a Cincinnati thing, but Graeter’s is so delicious that we have to include it here. Known for their giant chocolate chunks in their ice cream, we’re glad they came to town.

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Sweet Moses Soda Fountain & Treat Shop
6800 Detroit Ave., Cleveland
Sweet Moses Soda Fountain & Treat Shop allows you to “take a step back in time” and experience some of the “pure magic” of a neighborhood treat shop. Treat yourself to some ice cream, a milkshake or malt, candy, bakery and more.
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Sweet Moses Soda Fountain & Treat Shop

6800 Detroit Ave., Cleveland
Sweet Moses Soda Fountain & Treat Shop allows you to “take a step back in time” and experience some of the “pure magic” of a neighborhood treat shop. Treat yourself to some ice cream, a milkshake or malt, candy, bakery and more.

Photo via Scene Archives
Weber’s Premium Custard & Ice Cream
20230 Lorain Rd, Fairview Park
Weber’s Premium Custard & Ice Cream prides itself on making vintage ice cream. The last two non-iron machines known to exist are in the kitchen there, so you really are getting some old-school ice cream.
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Weber’s Premium Custard & Ice Cream

20230 Lorain Rd, Fairview Park
Weber’s Premium Custard & Ice Cream prides itself on making vintage ice cream. The last two non-iron machines known to exist are in the kitchen there, so you really are getting some old-school ice cream.

Photo via @bdemirneubert/Instagram
Mitchell’s Homemade Ice Cream
Various Locations
With handcrafted options of ice cream, yogurt and sorbet, you have to check out all the flavors Mitchell’s Homemade Ice Cream has to offer. And from the second floor of this Ohio City location, you can observe the ice cream making process. 
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Mitchell’s Homemade Ice Cream

Various Locations
With handcrafted options of ice cream, yogurt and sorbet, you have to check out all the flavors Mitchell’s Homemade Ice Cream has to offer. And from the second floor of this Ohio City location, you can observe the ice cream making process.

Photo via @orangecounteats/Instagram
Happy Bees Ice cream
1783 Coventry Rd., Cleveland Heights
Boozy ice cream and shaved ice? Sign us up. Happy Bee’s infuses alcohol into its shaved ice and ice cream for a great adult treat. You can get ice cream without the booze for the kiddies.
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Happy Bees Ice cream

1783 Coventry Rd., Cleveland Heights
Boozy ice cream and shaved ice? Sign us up. Happy Bee’s infuses alcohol into its shaved ice and ice cream for a great adult treat. You can get ice cream without the booze for the kiddies.

Photo via Happy Bees/Facebook
Daisy’s Ice Cream
5614 Fleet Ave., Cleveland
This old school ice cream joint in Slavic Village has been around for over 40 years. It was sold in 2015 and became a sort of Daisy’s 2.0, updating some of the menu while staying true to the original.
Photo via Daisy’s Ice Cream/Facebook

Daisy’s Ice Cream

5614 Fleet Ave., Cleveland
This old school ice cream joint in Slavic Village has been around for over 40 years. It was sold in 2015 and became a sort of Daisy’s 2.0, updating some of the menu while staying true to the original.

Photo via Daisy’s Ice Cream/Facebook
Dariview
22004 Lorain Rd, Fairview Park
Dariview is known for its orange swirl, but if that isn’t your thing, there are plenty more flavors to choose from. Make sure to bring cash.
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Dariview

22004 Lorain Rd, Fairview Park
Dariview is known for its orange swirl, but if that isn’t your thing, there are plenty more flavors to choose from. Make sure to bring cash.

Photo via @_bryanpowell/Instagram
Hokulia Shave Ice
7894 Broadview Rd., Parma
Shaved ice is all the rage these days and that’s what they’re serving up at Hokulia in Parma. This Hawaiian concept has a ton of awesome flavors that’ll keep you coming back for more.
Photo via Hokulia/Facebook

Hokulia Shave Ice

7894 Broadview Rd., Parma
Shaved ice is all the rage these days and that’s what they’re serving up at Hokulia in Parma. This Hawaiian concept has a ton of awesome flavors that’ll keep you coming back for more.

Photo via Hokulia/Facebook