Best Places to Get Ice Cream

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Ice cream is one of the few foods with the power to make even the most stressful family vacations a little sweeter. Lancaster County is full of unique places to get delicious, creamy frozen concoctions.

Boehringer’s Drive-In

A local landmark, this seasonal eatery scoops up its own homemade ice cream.

3160 N Reading Rd, Adamstown, PA 19501

(717) 484-4227

Freeze & Frizz

In addition to the sweet treats, this restaurant offers a trip into the past with its all-American menu of hamburgers and French fries.

45 N Broad St, Lititz, PA 17543

(717) 626-2767

Greco’s Italian Ices and Homemade Ice Cream

This restaurant features 80 flavors of homemade ice cream with 40 to choose from daily.

49 N Broad St, Lititz, PA 17543

(717) 625-1166

Lapp Valley Farm Dairy & Ice Cream

Guests can take a tour of the dairy to see how their treats are made before indulging in some fresh treats.

244 Mentzer Rd, New Holland, PA 17557

(717) 354-7988

Lickity Split Restaurant

Patrons can choose from two pages of desserts full of frozen treats. With Leiby’s hand dipped premium ice cream, there is something for everyone.

209 E Main St, New Holland, PA 17557

(717) 354-4986

Maplehofe Dairy Farm Store

Famous for hormone-free milk in exchangeable glass bottles, Maplehofe also sells a selection of hand-scooped ice cream.

799 Robert Fulton Hwy, Quarryville, PA 17566

(717) 786-3924

Pine View Dairy

Known for their homemade ice cream and fresh milk served in bags, the dairy is part of a working farm.

2225 New Danville Pike, Lancaster, PA 17603

(717) 872-5486

Son’s Ice Cream & Italian Ice

This local restaurant has two locations where patrons can take a seat outside and enjoy its soft serve ice cream.

319 W State St, Quarryville, PA 17566; also 1991 Miller Road, East Petersburg, PA 17520

(717) 786-5665

Splits & Giggles Ice Cream

The owners of this downtown Lancaster restaurant, which recently reopened, conjure up memories of the old time corner ice cream parlor.

500 W Lemon St, Lancaster, PA 17603

(717) 399-3332

Strasburg Country Store & Creamery

The Strasburg Creamery makes its own ice cream and waffle cones onsite, and rotate more than 140 unique flavor creations throughout the year.

1 W Main St, Strasburg, PA 17579

(717) 687-0766