This 40-Year-Old Ice Cream Shop In Kentucky Has The Creamiest Soft Serve

Summer isn’t complete without a visit (or several) to your favorite local ice cream shop. Especially those corner stores that are only open seasonally, there’s nothing better than an open sign on your neighborhood creamy whip. Kentucky is a great state for ice cream lovers and one spot in Louisville has been treating the community for over 40 years. Dairy Kastle is an ice cream shop in Kentucky that serves up the creamiest soft serve and other specialties and if it’s not already a tradition, it’s time to make it one.

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Dairy Kastle is a charming ice cream shop in Kentucky that’s served the Louisville area for over 40 years. Countless memories have been made at its concrete tables and generations of happy customers have enjoyed the creamiest soft serve and the tastiest chili dogs you’ll find anywhere. When you do visit, keep in mind that they only accept cash!

Is a visit to Dairy Kastle in Louisville a tradition for your family? What other local ice cream shops do you love? Let us know in the comments!

For more information on Dairy Kastle, visit its website here. The shop is open seasonally Monday – Saturday 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sunday 12 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Address: 575 Eastern Parkway, Louisville, KY 40217

And for more of the best ice cream spots in Kentucky, check out this mouthwatering ice cream trail featured in a previous article here.