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The 8 Best Ice Cream Shops Near Albany

Updated: October 6, 2021

Wishing you for the summer holidays and sundaes? These Albany ice cream spots will make you feel like you're on vacation! We incorporated both user and critic reviews from top review sites to create a definitive list of the ice cream places. Get to these stores for the freshest fruit ice cream or fizziest vanilla floats in Albany.

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Mr Dewie's Cashew Creamery

Desserts, $$, AlbanyDesserts, $$Albany, Lower Solano
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Red Tricycle

    The Ultimate Ice Cream List Is Here!

    Red Tricycle
  • 510 Families

    Ten Best Ice Cream Places In Oakland, Berkeley, And Beyond

    510 Families

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Fentons Creamery

Desserts, $$, OaklandDesserts, $$Oakland, Piedmont Avenue
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater

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    Eater
  • Red Tricycle

    The Ultimate Ice Cream List Is Here!

    Red Tricycle

Miharu Ice Cream

Desserts, OaklandDessertsOakland, Hawthorne
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

Caravaggio Gelato Lab

Desserts, $$, BerkeleyDesserts, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Tara's Organic Ice Cream

Desserts, $$, BerkeleyDesserts, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Little Gem Belgian Waffles

Desserts, $, BerkeleyDesserts, $Berkeley
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5

Little Giant Ice Cream

Desserts, $, OaklandDesserts, $Oakland, Downtown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Curbside Creamery

Desserts, $$, OaklandDesserts, $$Oakland, Temescal
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

How did we curate this list?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. These results are brought to you by boam, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 28808 Albany restaurants, 3104661 reviews, and 1901 top lists and articles from the likes of Red Tricycle, Eater and 510 Families. Yes, we even looked at Red Tricycle - The Ultimate Ice Cream List Is Here!, Eater - The 14 Best Ice Cream Flavors in San Francisco and 510 Families - Ten Best Ice Cream Places In Oakland, Berkeley, And Beyond to pull this list together. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal as the industry adapts to COVID-19. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. These ten options are sure to delight.

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