Ice Cream Spots - Westport Moms

With warmer weather here, it’s somehow always time for ice cream! Whether you need an after-school treat, a weekend activity, or just are in the mood, check out our favorite ice-cream spots in the area!

 

Westport

Gofer Ice CreamWestport
Check out Westport’s newest ice cream spot! Stop in, order delivery, plan a party there, and more! Gofer has every flavor imaginable, milkshakes, frozen yogurt, and more! They also offer non-dairy options you won’t want to miss! They also sell ice cream cakes, and have Gofer Lite, for those looking for a healthier ice cream option.

Carvel – Westport, Norwalk
Carvel is best known for their soft serve ice cream and ice cream cakes, which feature a layer of distinctive ‘crunchies’

Cold Fusion Westport
Great local spot on downtown Main Street; enjoy delicious gelato outside on Adirondack chairs on a warm sunny day, or sticky summer night!

La Fenice – Westport
Gelato right on Main Street! They also have great little tables for doing work, or a cool break on a hot day! Very authentic and welcoming!

MOMU – Westport
MOMU offers freshly made artisanal ice cream with locally sourced ingredients. Their menu features scoops, house-made cones, pints, and milkshakes, crafted with a focus on quality and creativity. Visit them at Riverside Avenue!

Sunny Daes – Westport
Located right on Riverside Avenue (near downtown), Sunny Daes offers Connecticut’s Own Homemade Ice Cream, Gelato & Yogurt. They are known for their delicious mix-in ice creams and milkshakes!

Outside of Westport

16 Handles – Fairfield
Join 16 Handles for dessert after dining in town or grab some refreshing soft serve after a day on the beach. They offer 16 rotating flavors with endless toppings as well as delicious milkshakes and smoothies!

Ashley’s Ice Cream – Hamden
All natural, fresh ingredients lead to naturally the best ice cream! Of course we don’t stop there, whipped cream is whipped fresh in the store everyday, along with fresh baked waffle cones and our famous Bittersweet hot fudge made with all the highest quality chocolates.

Bananas – Wallingford
Offers over 50 flavors of Connecticut-made ice cream!

Big Dipper – Prospect
Known for its homemade ice cream in classic and creative flavors.

Buttonwood Farms – Griswold
Not only famous for their ice cream but also for their sunflower display in July. (Open from March 1 to October 29).

Cream and Sugar Cafe – Bethel
Charming creamery featuring large milkshakes, frozen hot chocolates & sundaes with sugary toppings. Beyond the milkshakes, the shop also offers a full coffee bar, ice cream flights (small samplings of various ice creams) and specializes in house-made sweet and savory crepes

Dairy Queen – Fairfield
An oldie but a goodie! Enjoy a decadent blizzard, sundae, banana split, or even some fro-yo as a lighter treat.

Ferris Acres Creamery – Newtown
Quaint, seasonal farm stand serving house made ice creams, shakes & sundaes in creative flavors.

Gelatissimo Artisan Gelato  New Canaan 
Gelatissimo Artisan Gelato has been offering customers in New Canaan a rotating list of about 60 flavors (up to 22 flavors are available at a given time) which are all made on the premises by owner Ms. Mazzoneggo in batches no larger than a gallon and a half.

Heibecks Stand Wilton
All Natural Ice Cream and Specialty Sundaes to write home about! Heibeck’s is also known for their burgers and shakes!!

Il Bacio  Danbury
Along with homemade ice cream, Il Bacio also makes their own waffle cones, hot fudge, caramel, ice cream cakes, and ice cream sandwiches.

Milkcraft  Fairfield
Trendy creamery serving artisanal ice cream frozen with liquid nitrogen in Hong Kong bubble cones.

Mr. Frosty’s Norwalk

Mister Frosty’s believes in rich flavors, real ingredients, and a big assortment of toppings. Locals line up at this seasonal window-serve spot for soft-serve cones & ice cream sundaes. 

Plasko’s  Trumbull
Plasko’s serves Ultra Premium Homemade Ice Cream & Italian Ices which are made fresh daily on premises using only the highest quality ingredients.

Saugatuck Sweets Fairfield
Saugatuck Sweets offer a wide selection of ice cream and other sweet treats. The Fairfield location provides a family-friendly environment and is well-regarded for its welcoming staff and delicious offerings​

Scoops of Wilton – Wilton

Find the flavor that satisfies your sweet tooth at Scoops, both an Ice cream and candy shop in Wilton.

Sweet Ashley’s – Norwalk

Sweet Ashley’s has been family owned and operated for over 20 years. Offers homemade ice cream, cakes, sorbet, fro-yo, milkshakes, and sundaes.

Timothy’s Ice Cream – Norwalk

Each week Timothy’s offers between 12-20 total flavors of ice cream, yogurts, and sorbets. All of their flavors are homemade at their store location with care and creativity.

Walnut Beach Creamery – Milford
All our ice cream, sorbets and many of our toppings are made in our kitchen. Our flavors change all the time and we make small batches of ice cream. We hope it’s an opportunity to try something different and find a new favorite.

Wells Hallow Creamery – Shelton
Wells Hollow offers over 40 flavors of ice cream! Come by to enjoy your favorite cup, cone, milk shake, or sundae, and enjoy our farm animals!

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