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The 7 Best Ice Cream Shops Near Mountain View

Updated: November 12, 2021

Do you think it needs to be hot to enjoy a fudge Sundae or a strawberry ice cream pop? Not with these Mountain View stores. We analyzed the top review site incorporating user and critic reviews for this ultimate list of Ice cream spots! Visit these Mountain View venues for the creamiest chocolate ice cream and best cones and toppings in town!

Find the perfect Ice cream spot

Gelato Classico Italian Ice Cream

Desserts, $, Mountain ViewDesserts, $Mountain View, Old Mountain View
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

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Desserts, $, CupertinoDesserts, $Cupertino
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5
  • Do The Bay

    The Bay's Best Ice Cream Spots

    Do The Bay


Desserts, $$, Palo AltoDesserts, $$Palo Alto, Downtown North
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Rick's Ice Cream

Desserts, $, Palo AltoDesserts, $Palo Alto, Greenmeadow
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Tin Pot Creamery

Desserts, $$, Palo AltoDesserts, $$Palo Alto
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Scoop Microcreamery

Desserts, $$, Palo AltoDesserts, $$Palo Alto, Downtown North
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0


Desserts, $$, CupertinoDesserts, $$Cupertino, South Blaney
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

We know how tough it is to find the best Ice cream in Mountain View. We looked at Yelp and Google’s ratings for 28999 spots across Mountain View, analyzed 3104661 restaurant reviews, and sifted through 2955 lists and articles from the likes of Do The Bay – applying our boam magic to sift through results. Yes, we even looked at Do The Bay - The Bay's Best Ice Cream Spots to pull this list together. 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. Our site gets no money for featuring restaurants in this list – everyone’s earned their place. These ten options are sure to delight.

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.

  • Take cookie dough ice cream to the next level

    Experts recommend pairing a cookie dough ice cream 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.

Interesting facts about Ice cream

  • Amazing Ice cream in Utica

    The ice cream eating contest in Ohio, The United States, is one of the key attractions of the Utica Ice Cream Festival.

  • The largest strawberry ice-cream

    On June 28, 2014, The United States’s Ice cream fans celebrated a new world record by the strawberry ice-cream, weighing 3,010 pounds.

  • Full of ice cream

    Are you a fan of ice cream? The current record for eating the most ice cream is 15 pounds in only 8! Do you love ice cream enough to beat this record?

Parking tips

Few things are as aggravating as circling around the block, looking for parking when you’re hungry. To make your life easier, we partnered with SpotHero, an innovative digital parking reservation service, so you can easily and effortlessly find parking near your selected Ice cream spot.

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