We all hanker for ice cream from time to time, especially in the summer when it's hot! Whether it is a gelato, frozen yogurt, icy popsicles, milk shakes or homemade ice cream, Vegas has what you crave and more. Below, 9 of the best ice cream shops in Las Vegas, will satisfy your cravings with ridiculously delicious frozen treats.
1. Shake Shack
Dense, rich and creamy frozen custard spun fresh daily at the Shack! Their vanilla and chocolate recipes use only real sugar, no corn syrup, and milk from dairy farmers who pledge not to use artificial growth hormones. Shake Shack has one Strip location, at New York, New York Hotel, known best for its death-defying roller coaster, 300-foot-long Brooklyn Bridge replica and Hershey's Chocolate World. A second, in Summerlin, is about a 20 minute car journey from the Las Vegas Strip, located at 10975 Oval Park Drive. LV, NV 89135.
2. Blvd Creamery
Monte Carlo Hotel & Casino isn't just home to one of the best pools in Las Vegas, but also to Blvd Creamery. Ice Cream made fresh daily from regular flavor to specialty ones. My ultimate favorite is the Tres Leche ice cream, sandwiched between two chocolate chip cookies!
You'll find Blizz Frozen Yogurt at the tropical themed Mirage Hotel & Casino. Their yogurts are made with the highest quality ingredients, carefully crafted to contain high levels of beneficial live and active yogurt cultures. While at the Mirage be sure not to miss Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat on the hotel grounds. In the mood for pyrotechnics? The Mirage volcano erupts twice nightly (three times nightly on weekends)
Located within The Aria Hotel is Pinkberry's Delicious frozen yogurt made with real and fresh ingredients. Fresh cut fruit daily and available at the fruit bar. A bonus for parent's of young children ages 3 and under--they eat free at the Aria Buffet
Sprinkles at The Linq Promenade is a cheery bakery known for its rotating menu of cupcakes, ice cream & cookies from natural ingredients. A one of a kind cupcake ATM your kids will love. They also have vegan and sugar-free options as well. At the Link you'll also find the world's highest observation wheel, the High Roller, and Brooklyn Bowl
6. Cream1980 Festival Plaza Dr #165. LV, NV 89135
Just a few minutes from the Las Vegas Strip, you will find warm, homemade cookies topped with their very own ice cream recipes. When blended together creates the CREAM experience.
7. Café Gelato
Conveniently located alongside the Bellagio casino area, the Café Gelato offers an array of mouth - watering gelato choices that will tantalize your palate. Flavors such as Stracciatella,Vanilla Bean, Tiramisu, these are just a few off of their extensive menu.
8. Messina Gelato2010 Festival Plaza Dr. Suite 130. LV, NV 89135
Messina's gelato is made daily from fresh and real ingredients; offering a diverse range of over 40 flavors at any one time and a select number of bespoke gelato cakes.
9. Sticks & Shakes3200 Las Vegas Blvd. LV, NV 89109
Gelato and Sorbet craftily created on sticks with all natural ingredients. Here you can find fruit sticks that have actual fruit pieces in them. When it comes to shakes they have something for everyone, from healthier fruit shakes, blended gelato shakes and most importantly yummy milkshakes.
We think we speak for many that Iced Latte Macchiatos are great in the heat! And there are few places in Vegas that make a better Iced Latte Macchiatos than Amorino. Opening at the Linq Promenade on July 25, this celebrated gelato institution creates their chilled goodies using organic and natural ingredients only.