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The 8 Best Ice Cream Shops Near San Jose

Updated: October 6, 2021

Wishing you for the summer holidays and sundaes? These San Jose ice cream spots will make you feel like you're on vacation! We analyzed the top review site incorporating user and critic reviews for this ultimate list of Ice cream spots! Don’t wait to visit these stores for the best ice cream floats and banana splits in San Jose!

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San Jose Candy Kitchen

Desserts, $$, San JoseDesserts, $$San Jose, Downtown
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Pinkberry - Valley Fair Mall

Desserts, San JoseDessertsSan Jose, West San Jose
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Baskin - Robbin

Desserts, $, San JoseDesserts, $San Jose, East San Jose
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Sweet Fix Creamery

Desserts, $$, San JoseDesserts, $$San Jose, Alum Rock-East Foothills
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5


Desserts, $, San JoseDesserts, $San Jose, West San Jose
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5

Willow Glen Creamery

Desserts, $, San JoseDesserts, $San Jose, Willow Glen
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Smitten Ice Cream

Desserts, $$, San JoseDesserts, $$San Jose, West San Jose
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

If you travel further

Tin Pot Creamery

Desserts, $$, CampbellDesserts, $$Campbell, Pruneyard
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

How was this list created?

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 San Jose restaurants, 3104661 reviews, and 1901 top lists and articles from the likes of . These top contenders have appeared in . We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Our site gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. These ten options are sure to delight.

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