Top Ice Cream Shops in Niagara

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! Beat the heat with delicious, melt in your mouth ice cream. Here are 13 of the Best Ice Cream Shops in Niagara:


Avondale Dairy Bar

461 Stewart Road, Niagara-on-the-Lake, 905-687-7403
Open 7 days a week 12pm – 9pm
Avondale Dairy Bar is one of those unique, must see places of any visit to Niagara. Sit outside and relax in rural Niagara farm country and enjoy the regions finest ice cream made right on the premise. Avondale ice cream is made the old fashioned way – by hand and is fresh daily.

Hometown Ice Cream

100 Fourth Ave Unit 13, Ridley Heights Plaza, St. Catharines, 905-988-6174

All-natural ice creams, sorbets, and sherbets are made right in this St. Catharines shop. With no preservatives or artificial ingredients in sight, each scoop is the product of hard work, happiness, local partnerships, and the finest ingredients!


44 Queen St., Niagara-on-the-Lake, 905-468-2100

Enjoy a nice walk downtown Niagara-on-the-Lake and then head over to COWS for some delicious ice cream. COWS ice cream is made with fresh ingredients – fresh cream, real eggs, and sugar. There are over 32 flavors to choose from. Check out all the flavours here!

Cool Licks

642 King St., Welland, 905-734-7665

Over 100 soft and hard ice cream flavours, banana splits, milkshakes, sundaes, hurricanes, smoothies & ice cream cakes.


Italian Ice Cream

5458 Victoria Ave, Niagara Falls, 905-356-3866
A popular family-run gelato shop in the heart of Niagara Falls. They offer over 20 different flavours of gelato as well as fruit ices, panini, and desserts.

Monks Chocolates

134 Main St. E, Grimsby, 905-309-6161
A great selection of fresh ice cream, gelato and local hand-made chocolates.

You Deserve It

1243 Garrison Rd, Fort Erie, 289-320-9959

You Deserve It is a family based business in the heart of Fort Erie. They offer homemade ice cream, sandwiches, baked goods and candy.

Marble Slab Creamery

275 Fourth Ave, St. Catharines and 210 Glendale Ave., St. Catharines

Marble Slab Creamery offers more than 50 flavours of ice cream and 30 mixins – fruits, nuts, candies, chocolates and cookies. They bake and hand-roll the waffle cones in-store too.


Jazzy Scoops Ice Cream

3717 West Main St., Stevensville

A local, family run ice cream shop in the heart of Stevensville. They make homemade sauces and waffle cones and have 40 flavours of ice cream!

Gelato Village

1417-19 Pelham St, Fonthill

Homemade gelato in a lot of interesting flavours.



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  1. We love CreekSides in Chippawa. Super affordable. They sell regular ice cream and Dole Whip for those of us who can’t have dairy.

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