Top 10 Ice Cream Spots in Detroit

Top 10 Ice Cream Spots in Detroit

It’s a hot summer and with real feel temps breaking double digits, you’ll want to cool down with a sweet treat. Here’s where you can find ice cream in Detroit.


Treat Dreams // 4160 Cass Ave, Detroit, MI 48201 (Midtown)
Find the Ferdnale original in Midtown with all the same fun, funky flavors.
*Hard serve


Ice Cream Detroit // 1331 Trumbull Ave, Detroit, MI 48216 (Corktown)
Pick up some boozy ice cream at Trumbull & Porter to enjoy in the comfort of an air conditioned bedroom (yours or the hotels).
*Alcohol infused hard serve


La Michoacana // 4336 Vernor Hwy, Detroit, MI 48209 (Southwest)
Beat the heat in Southwest with authentic Mexican fruit paletas.
*Popcicles + Hard serve


Punch Bowl Social // 1331 Broadway St, Detroit, MI 48226 (Downtown)
Shake things up with a 21+ milkshake. Get a caffeinated charge with a Milk-Xologist or indulge with some candied bacon in the Malted Maple Royale
*Alcohol milkshakes


Cold Truth // 1464 Gratiot AveDetroit, MI 48207 (Eastern Market)
This soft-serve is a Saturday special. A hidden secret, go behind Trinosophes to find Reilly’s ice cream stand.
*Soft serve


La Pecora Nera // 1514 Washington Blvd, Detroit, MI 48226 (Downtown)
A shop styled like the Silos is a perfect place to cool down with a cup of gelato while exploring downtown.


FOLK // 1701 Trumbull, Detroit, Michigan 48216 (Corktown)
Pick out a couple Sister Pie cookies and make an ice cream sandwich with Reilly’s Hand Crafted hard serve ice cream – cups and cones available too. Stop next door at the Farmer’s Hand to find pints to take home.
*Hard serve


Detroit Water Ice Factory // 1014 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48226 (Downtown)
You’ve never had anything like this before. Beat the heat with a special treat and feel good knowing the profits go to help vulnerable citizens in Detroit.
*Soft serve


Mootown Ice Cream and Dessert Shoppe // 2461 Russell StDetroit, MI 48207 (Eastern Market)
Sundaes, slushies and sweet treats, you can find it all at Detroit’s dessert bar.
*Hard serve


Astoria Bakery // 541 Monroe Ave, Detroit, MI 48226 (Greektown)
When you have a late night craving, head to Astoria for ice cream, cakes and more!
*Hard serve


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