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The 11 Best Ice Cream Shops Near Apex

Updated: June 14, 2022

Do you think it needs to be hot to enjoy a fudge Sundae or a strawberry ice cream pop? Not with these Apex stores. We analyzed all the top review sites and user and expert opinions to compile this ultimate list of ice cream places! Head to these Apex destinations for tasty tubs to go or delicious sugar cones and toppings to eat immediately!

Find the perfect Ice cream spot

Common Grounds Coffee House & Desserts

Desserts, $, ApexDesserts, $Apex
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Fresh Local Ice Cream

Desserts, ApexDessertsApex
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

If you travel further

Andia's Homemade Ice Cream

Desserts, $$, CaryDesserts, $$Cary
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0
  • U-Nation, 2021

    5 Triangle Ice Cream Shops Guaranteed to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

    U-Nation, 2021

Baked Cookies & Dough

Desserts, $, CaryDesserts, $Cary
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0

Mama Bird's Ice Cream

Desserts, $, Holly SpringsDesserts, $Holly Springs
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Vida Dulce

Desserts, $, CaryDesserts, $Cary
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

FRESH Local Ice Cream

Desserts, $$, CaryDesserts, $$Cary
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Goodberrys Frozen Custard

Desserts, $, CaryDesserts, $Cary
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0

Goodberry's Frozen Custard

Desserts, $, CaryDesserts, $Cary
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Hey Cream

Desserts, $, CaryDesserts, $Cary
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Kwality Ice Cream & Bakers

Desserts, MorrisvilleDessertsMorrisville
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 4.0

Why is this list better than others?

Finding the best Ice cream spots in Apex can take way too long. We pored over ratings for 3295 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 restaurant reviews in Apex and 212 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what U-Nation had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. The spots that made the cut have been featured in U-Nation - 5 Triangle Ice Cream Shops Guaranteed to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth. If it’s on the list, we’ve checked and verified that the restaurant is still open and will showcase any updated hours and services you need to be aware of. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Questions & answers

Dairy Queen Grill & Chill is the highest-rated ice cream spot for take-out in Apex.

There are 1 ice cream spots in Apex.

Dairy Queen Grill & Chill is the highest-rated ice cream spot that is good for groups in Apex.

Dairy Queen Grill & Chill is the highest-rated late-night spot for ice cream in Apex.

Dairy Queen Grill & Chill has outdoor seating and ice cream in Apex.

Drink pairing tips for Ice cream

  • Brachetto d'Acqui with your chocolate ice cream

    If your food palns include Ice cream, then you should consider helping it along with some red wine. We find that a Brachetto d'Acqui, with its hits of berry blend, serves as the best pairing to the dish.

  • The perfect match for cookie dough ice cream

    When having cookie dough ice cream, experts suggest you pair it with a glass of Chardonnay, a popular white wine.

  • A great drink pairing for strawberry ice cream

    Finding the ideal drink pairing for strawberry ice cream can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some pink wine, particularly a glass of Rosé. This, off-dry, pink wine balances the fruit strawberry ice cream.

Fun facts about Ice cream

  • Amazing Ice cream in Utica

    Perhaps you want to try something new out, have you considered a Utica Ice Cream Festival? Give it some thought. Every year in Utica, Ohio, thousands of people attend the festival, adding to the appeal of the already charming city.

  • All about ice cream

    If you’re ever in The United States during July, be ready to celebrate National Ice Cream Day.

  • neopolitan ice cream milestone

    1900s was an interesting time, and it gave us the much cherished neopolitan ice cream. We can thank The United States for that!

Parking tips

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