Best ice cream in Austin

Check out the top ice cream in Austin, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Lick Honest Ice Creams
1. Lick Honest Ice Creams
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131 local reviews
1100 S Lamar Blvd, Austin
Closed · Opens 12:30 PM
+1 512-363-5622
StorePoint of interestFood
Paprika
Yummy Ice Cream! The team behind this ice cream is all about using whole, real ingredients and local dairy,…
Andrea
This place is the bomb when it comes to gourmet ice cream. And you may ask, how can ice cream be gourmet? …
Andrew And Sarah
Flavors like Dark Chocolate with Olive Oil & Sea Salt; Goat Cheese,Thyme & Honey, and Roasted Beets & Fresh…
1. Lick Honest Ice Creams
1. Lick Honest Ice Creams
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131 local reviews
1100 S Lamar Blvd, Austin
Closed · Opens 12:30 PM
+1 512-363-5622
Paprika
Paprika
Yummy Ice Cream! The team behind this ice cream is all about using whole, real ingredients and local dairy, making this a dessert you can…
Andrea
Andrea
This place is the bomb when it comes to gourmet ice cream. And you may ask, how can ice cream be gourmet? They have an unusual combination…
Andrew And Sarah
Andrew And Sarah
Flavors like Dark Chocolate with Olive Oil & Sea Salt; Goat Cheese,Thyme & Honey, and Roasted Beets & Fresh Mint, make this shop a uniquely…
2. Amy's Ice Creams
2. Amy's Ice Creams
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113 local reviews
1301 S Congress Ave, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 512-440-7488
StorePoint of interestFood
Courtney
Amy's is by far the best ice cream shop there is. Try whatever flavors you want and mix and match! If you…
Alex
Ice cream lover? Austin is known for it's local ice cream shop, Amy's Ice Cream - and one is right down South…
Louie
A great little ice cream stand right in the heart of the South Congress drag. Amy's has awesome home-made ice…
2. Amy's Ice Creams
2. Amy's Ice Creams
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113 local reviews
1301 S Congress Ave, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 512-440-7488
Courtney
Courtney
Amy's is by far the best ice cream shop there is. Try whatever flavors you want and mix and match! If you guess the movie quote correctly,…
Alex
Alex
Ice cream lover? Austin is known for it's local ice cream shop, Amy's Ice Cream - and one is right down South Congress Avenue. In the mood…
Louie
Louie
A great little ice cream stand right in the heart of the South Congress drag. Amy's has awesome home-made ice cream. And its just steps…
3. Amy's Ice Creams
3. Amy's Ice Creams
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49 local reviews
Amy's Ice Creams, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 512-480-0673
StorePoint of interestFood
Sharon
After you stop in Waterloo, go next door for Amy's Ice Cream. I put this under "Everything Else" because the…
Christina
Best local ice cream in Austin. Try the Mexican Vanilla and whatever "crush in" you want. Two good locations -…
Chet
The Austin Chronicle described Amy's as a "quintessentially Austin institution" which "dominates the local ice…
3. Amy's Ice Creams
3. Amy's Ice Creams
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49 local reviews
Amy's Ice Creams, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 512-480-0673
Sharon
Sharon
After you stop in Waterloo, go next door for Amy's Ice Cream. I put this under "Everything Else" because the show the "scoopers" put on is…
Christina
Christina
Best local ice cream in Austin. Try the Mexican Vanilla and whatever "crush in" you want. Two good locations - West 6th street and South…
Chet
Chet
The Austin Chronicle described Amy's as a "quintessentially Austin institution" which "dominates the local ice cream scene."
4. Thai Fresh
4. Thai Fresh
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117 local reviews
909 W Mary St, Austin
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+1 512-494-6436
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Stephanie
This is an awesome Thai Restaurant, Coffee shop and Bakery. They even have baked goods and vegan ice cream…
Nicole & Chris
Odd that it's actually a Thai Restaurant but they have the BEST homemade ice cream and vegan baked goods in…
Park Terrace
The best Thai restaurant within walking distance. Cozy, quirky and tasty. Offers gluten-free, vegan and…
4. Thai Fresh
4. Thai Fresh
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117 local reviews
909 W Mary St, Austin
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+1 512-494-6436
Stephanie
Stephanie
This is an awesome Thai Restaurant, Coffee shop and Bakery. They even have baked goods and vegan ice cream parlor! This is an all around…
Nicole & Chris
Nicole & Chris
Odd that it's actually a Thai Restaurant but they have the BEST homemade ice cream and vegan baked goods in the city. Amazing if you have a…
Park Terrace
Park Terrace
The best Thai restaurant within walking distance. Cozy, quirky and tasty. Offers gluten-free, vegan and vegetarian options and has some of…
5. Amy's Ice Creams
5. Amy's Ice Creams
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31 local reviews
5624 Burnet Rd, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 512-538-2697
StorePoint of interestFood
Donna
Austin's very own Amy's ice cream is a must for kids (outdoor playground) and adults (adult ice cream made…
Kris
Iconic local Amy serves up unique ice cream flavors - try the Mexican Vanilla! Phil's Ice House next door has…
Ted
Amy Simmons is Austin's home-grown ice cream empress. The ice cream is great as are the staff. (Phil's Ice…
5. Amy's Ice Creams
5. Amy's Ice Creams
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31 local reviews
5624 Burnet Rd, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 512-538-2697
Donna
Donna
Austin's very own Amy's ice cream is a must for kids (outdoor playground) and adults (adult ice cream made from various local beers/liquors)…
Kris
Kris
Iconic local Amy serves up unique ice cream flavors - try the Mexican Vanilla! Phil's Ice House next door has great burgers, fries and cold…
Ted
Ted
Amy Simmons is Austin's home-grown ice cream empress. The ice cream is great as are the staff. (Phil's Ice House, the unaffiliated burger…
6. Sweet Ritual
6. Sweet Ritual
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28 local reviews
4631 Airport Blvd, Austin
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 512-666-8346
StoreRestaurantPoint of interest
Sarah And David
Amazing and delicious local vegan/vegetarian ice cream shop. If you didn't know, you'd never guess. Cult…
Shailaun
The only 100% vegan ice cream shop in the city (that I know of)! So many non-traditional flavors to choose…
David
You want ice cream but can't take the cream? Vegan ice cream is here for you. Can't avoid the calories, but…
6. Sweet Ritual
6. Sweet Ritual
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28 local reviews
4631 Airport Blvd, Austin
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 512-666-8346
Sarah And David
Sarah And David
Amazing and delicious local vegan/vegetarian ice cream shop. If you didn't know, you'd never guess. Cult following, including milk-loving…
Shailaun
Shailaun
The only 100% vegan ice cream shop in the city (that I know of)! So many non-traditional flavors to choose from, and they are delicious!
David
David
You want ice cream but can't take the cream? Vegan ice cream is here for you. Can't avoid the calories, but who wants too?
7. Lick Honest Ice Creams
7. Lick Honest Ice Creams
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32 local reviews
6555 Burnet Rd, Austin
Closed · Opens 12:30 PM
+1 512-609-8029
StorePoint of interestFood
Ames
Creative and delicious flavors of ice cream. Made locally. Skip the line and walk straight back to the pint…
Adam
Locally owned ice cream shop with locally sourced ingredients with unique and delicious flavors. We can't stay…
Shelley
Some of the most unusual, but amazing ice cream flavors you'll ever have! I love the goat cheese and thyme…
7. Lick Honest Ice Creams
7. Lick Honest Ice Creams
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32 local reviews
6555 Burnet Rd, Austin
Closed · Opens 12:30 PM
+1 512-609-8029
Ames
Ames
Creative and delicious flavors of ice cream. Made locally. Skip the line and walk straight back to the pint freezer. But don't do this if…
Adam
Adam
Locally owned ice cream shop with locally sourced ingredients with unique and delicious flavors. We can't stay away from this place!
Shelley
Shelley
Some of the most unusual, but amazing ice cream flavors you'll ever have! I love the goat cheese and thyme flavor.
8. Phil's Icehouse
8. Phil's Icehouse
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30 local reviews
2901 S Lamar Blvd, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 512-707-8704
StoreRestaurantPoint of interest
Andrew And Sarah
Eclectic and great tasting burgers with Austin themes. The texture of the bun and sweet potato fries makes…
Lauren
Amy's Ice Cream and Phil's Ice house are a family operated local business. Amy and Phil are married, her ice…
Lynn
Another great local favorite with great burgers. Has an Amy's Ice Cream attached for dessert. Nice, casual…
8. Phil's Icehouse
8. Phil's Icehouse
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30 local reviews
2901 S Lamar Blvd, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 512-707-8704
Andrew And Sarah
Andrew And Sarah
Eclectic and great tasting burgers with Austin themes. The texture of the bun and sweet potato fries makes this a great consideration. All…
Lauren
Lauren
Amy's Ice Cream and Phil's Ice house are a family operated local business. Amy and Phil are married, her ice cream along with his local…
Lynn
Lynn
Another great local favorite with great burgers. Has an Amy's Ice Cream attached for dessert. Nice, casual spot to have a meal. Attahed…
9. Amy's Ice Creams
9. Amy's Ice Creams
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30 local reviews
3500 Guadalupe St, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 512-458-6895
StorePoint of interestFood
Beth
There are a few different Amy's Ice Cream locations around town. It's definitely worth checking out this…
Rachel
LOCAL, super yummy, marble slab ice cream you can have your favorite toppings crushed in. The Mexican Vanilla…
Heather
LOCAL, super yummy, marble slab ice cream you can have your favorite toppings crushed in. The Mexican Vanilla…
9. Amy's Ice Creams
9. Amy's Ice Creams
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30 local reviews
3500 Guadalupe St, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+1 512-458-6895
Beth
Beth
There are a few different Amy's Ice Cream locations around town. It's definitely worth checking out this Austin-born establishment. The…
Rachel
Rachel
LOCAL, super yummy, marble slab ice cream you can have your favorite toppings crushed in. The Mexican Vanilla is stupid good but test them…
Heather
Heather
LOCAL, super yummy, marble slab ice cream you can have your favorite toppings crushed in. The Mexican Vanilla is stupid good but test them…
10. Phils Ice House
10. Phils Ice House
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26 local reviews
5620 Burnet Rd, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 512-524-1212
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Singer
If you are not scared by kids - this place has some of the BEST BURGERS in town, along with their Sweet Potato…
Edward And Linda
The 78704 is a special burger to get but they have a great selection of other favorites and everything is…
Benjamin
This is probably our favorite burger joint in Austin. The burgers are good, they serve beer, there is a…
10. Phils Ice House
10. Phils Ice House
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26 local reviews
5620 Burnet Rd, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 512-524-1212
Singer
Singer
If you are not scared by kids - this place has some of the BEST BURGERS in town, along with their Sweet Potato Fries. Next door to local…
Edward And Linda
Edward And Linda
The 78704 is a special burger to get but they have a great selection of other favorites and everything is great. Amy's Ice Cream right next…
Benjamin
Benjamin
This is probably our favorite burger joint in Austin. The burgers are good, they serve beer, there is a playground for kiddos, and Amy's Ice…
11. SPUN Ice Cream
11. SPUN Ice Cream
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21 local reviews
1912 E 7th St, Austin
Closed · Opens 12:30 PM
+1 512-524-1768
BakeryStorePoint of interest
Griffin & Vanessa
This is a locally owned ice cream shop that makes the ice cream right infront of you featuring liquid nitrogen…
Ryan
Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream! What!?!? It's not a gimmick, the ice cream is so smooth and creamy. Made in front…
Paula
Highly rated by guests. Liquid nitrogen ice cream made with organic, sustainably sourced ingredients.
11. SPUN Ice Cream
11. SPUN Ice Cream
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21 local reviews
1912 E 7th St, Austin
Closed · Opens 12:30 PM
+1 512-524-1768
Griffin & Vanessa
Griffin & Vanessa
This is a locally owned ice cream shop that makes the ice cream right infront of you featuring liquid nitrogen ice cream made with organic,…
Ryan
Ryan
Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream! What!?!? It's not a gimmick, the ice cream is so smooth and creamy. Made in front of you after you order.
Paula
Paula
Highly rated by guests. Liquid nitrogen ice cream made with organic, sustainably sourced ingredients.
12. Amy's Ice Creams
12. Amy's Ice Creams
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20 local reviews
2901 South Lamar Boulevard, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 512-447-2697
FoodStorePoint of interest
Dede
Locally made ice cream from a beloved set of local shops. Ever-changing list of flavors. Amy's has been around…
Casey
This local ice cream parlor is the place the grab a few scoops on a hot day or for dessert. They serve…
Max
Lots of excellent varieties of ice cream that change daily. Entertaining staff that'll practically juggle…
12. Amy's Ice Creams
12. Amy's Ice Creams
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20 local reviews
2901 South Lamar Boulevard, Austin
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 512-447-2697
Dede
Dede
Locally made ice cream from a beloved set of local shops. Ever-changing list of flavors. Amy's has been around for over 30 years. This…
Casey
Casey
This local ice cream parlor is the place the grab a few scoops on a hot day or for dessert. They serve custard style ice cream in both…
Max
Max
Lots of excellent varieties of ice cream that change daily. Entertaining staff that'll practically juggle scoops. If you've got a kid, try…