You’ll be screamin’ over these ice cream spots!
“You can’t buy happiness, but you can buy ice cream. And that’s kind of the same thing.” ~Author Unknown~
Whoever coined that phrase certainly knew how much ice cream brings joy to anyone who consumes it. And we all know that summer time must include a healthy scoop (or two or maybe more) of ice cream in order to satisfy that sweet tooth. And with many options to indulge yourself along Florida’s Space Coast, knowing where to go and why is essential to having a proper dessert experience.
Here are a few places to check out that will leave you screamin’ for more…
247 Minutemen Causeway
Cocoa Beach, FL
If you’re looking for a unique place to grab dessert in Cocoa Beach with the family, then The Fat Donkey is a spot for you. From ice cream and sorbets to baked treats and root beer floats, you won’t lack in anything sweet here. They even have vegan and gluten-free options. And if you really want to #DoItForTheDonk, then plan a visit and take home your own T-shirt souvenir to commemorate your visit.
930 N. Highway A1A
Looking for soft-serve ice cream with a few other options, like chili dogs and mini burgers? Then walk on up or drive-thru for an “udderly delicious” experience.
402 N. Harbor City Blvd
Del’s Freez has been serving some of the best soft serve in Melbourne since 1956. Don’t be surprised if you find locals who have been stopping by here for 20+ years because it’s their top choice for ice cream. Take note though that this is a cash-only establishment.
8200 Astronaut Blvd.
Cape Canaveral, FL
Recently added to the line up of ice cream shops on the Space Coast, Twistee Treat serves up twirls, sundaes, malts, shakes, slushies, waffle tacos, hot dogs and more. Just look for the 25-foot tall ice cream cone in Port Canaveral.
300 Ocean Avenue
Melbourne Beach, FL
Serving up the very best Hershey’s hand-dipped ice cream, Sundaes offers 32 flavors to choose from, plus Italian ice, smoothies, blenjavas, ice cream sandwiches, and so much more. If you’re in the Melbourne Beach area, this is one place that will satisfy that sweet craving.
120 Harrison St.
Located in historic Cocoa Village, a quick drive from Cocoa Beach is Village Ice Cream & Sandwich Shoppe. Choose from over 30 flavors including yogurts, sherbets, sorbets, and sugar-free options that will help you beat the heat and bring smiles to your face. Take it to go and walk around Cocoa Village and enjoy the scenery.
These are just a few of the many places that you can stop by, but if you want to see a more extensive listing, click here. And since we’ve practically given you brain freeze with all this ice cream talk, why not make it the theme for your vacation and take a tour this summer of all the ice cream places along the Space Coast.
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