• Coolhaus serves up good ol' ice cream sandwiches with an edge. Imagine your ice cream sandwiched between Fruity Pebbles and marshmallow cookies. Think about a cookie made of Capn' Crunch and the filling is Brown Butter Candied Bacon ice cream,  or perhaps Balsamic Fig and Mascarpone combination to try. The possibilities are endless.

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  • Peddler's Creamery serves its small-batch dairy and nondairy ice cream by bicycle, taking sustainable business to a whole new level.

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  • Best known for its cupcakes and original Cupcake ATM, which dispenses cupcakes instead of cash, Sprinkles is now upping the ante with its eponymous ice cream. Treat yourself to an ice cream sundae "sprinkled" with their famous Red Velvet Cupcake; it's bliss.

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  • This shop is just. Plain. AWESOME. If you need more to entice you to check out this Southern California gem, picture dipping your spoon into flavors like Churros Con Leche, Eureka Lemon and Marionberries, or Sea Salt Cream and Cookies—pure heaven.

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  • What kid—or adult for that matter—wouldn't love capping off a warm summer evening with a dip of a spoon into an ooey, gooey banana split served in a frosty glass dish? Enjoy the joys (and tastes) of an old-fashioned ice cream parlor at the Fair Oaks Pharmacy and Soda Fountain in South Pasadena.

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  • When nothing short of rich, decadent homemade gelato will do, pop over to TIFA Chocolate and Gelato in Agoura Hills. With flavors such as Strawberry Balsamic and Peach Rum served alongside an incredible chocolate bar with exotic confections and espressos, you'll not only leave utterly satisfied but also with a craving to hop on a plane to Italy for a glimpse of the Mediterranean.

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  • At Sweet Rose Creamery, flavors change monthly, so there's absolutely no excuse not to indulge at least once a month. All of the shop's rich, creamy flavors can be enjoyed on their own or paired with a variety of fresh, decadent toppings.

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  • Have you ever caught yourself daydreaming about sweet treat? If so, Milk Ice Cream Parlor is the place to go and grab a Coffee Toffee Crunch Shake or a Warm Ooey Gooey Chocolate Sundae that could completely make your day into one most satisfying in your existence.

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  • Vegans rejoice! Summer dessert just got a whole lot better with KindKreme's variety of coconut and nut-based ice creams. Savor a scoop of Honey Strawberry Blueberry Lemonade, or dip into a decadent Chocolate Salted Carmel for the ultimate summer (dairy-free) treat!

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  • Flavors like Lavender Honey and Strawberry Buttermilk draw folks both young and old to Carmela Ice Cream. But prepare to be swayed by the salted caramel. Oh heck, how about a triple scoop to try all three?

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