Buffalo May 10, 2018
These 9 Ice Cream Parlors Have The Best Soft Serve Near Buffalo
Two simple ways to achieve a beach body: 1) Go to the beach 2) Have a body. Now that we have that settled, let’s get to more important things – like where to find the best treats under the sun(dae) in the 716! From unique flavor bursts to classic twists, these 9 ice cream parlors have the best soft serve near Buffalo.
1. Churn Soft Serve
Churn Soft Serve opened up last summer as the brainchild of Lloyd Taco Factory. And while tacos and soft serve might seem like a weird combination, we're really glad they thought of it! Churn dishes up delicious soft serve with natural flavors and unique toppings. Plus, their patio is the perfect summer hangout spot!
Find Churn Soft Serve at 1501 Hertel Ave.
2. Hanna's Frosty Treats
Sometimes simple is best. And it doesn't get much better than indulging in soft serve from Hanna's Frosty Treats! You can get your tried and true favorites as well as innovative sundae creations from this local favorite.
Get the scoop at 140 Taunton Pl.
3. Custard Corner
Two things that undeniably taste like summer: grilled hot dogs and soft serve in a cone. Whether you're coming for a meal or just dessert, Custard Corner has some of the best soft serve in Buffalo. Extra sprinkles, please!
Order your favorite flavors at 211 Porter Ave.
4. Kone King
Kone King is basically ice cream royalty in the 716. If you've never ordered a cone from Kone King, you're seriously missing out! The unique flavor twists are our favorite, but you simply can't go wrong here.
The best part? There are several locations in WNY!
5. Main Street Ice Cream
I scream, you scream, we all scream for Main Street Ice Cream! This small shop serves up handmade hard ice cream as well as some of the best soft serve near Buffalo. And it's located on one of our favorite Main Streets around, right in the heart of Hamburg!
Experience it for yourself at 35 Main St., Hamburg
6. Big Sings
Big Sings is a hidden gem in the Northtowns. But if you're a Clarence native, chances are you've found yourself waiting at this quaint ice cream stand many-a-summer-nights! Nothing hits the spot quite like soft serve or a snowball when the humidity heats up!
Plug it into your GPS and enjoy the ride to 6251 Goodrich Rd., Clarence Center.
7. Fran Ceil Custard
Fran-Ceil certainly knows her custard! This humble hotspot is known for its delicious soft serve and frozen custard treats. And it must be good since this business has been open since the 1950s!
3411 South Park Ave., Blasdell
8. Nick Charlap's
If you're a Western New Yorker, you're likely aware that some of the best soft serve near Buffalo can be found at a Charlap's ice cream stand. Order a cone of your choosing for now, and be sure to bring home an ice cream sandwich for later! We promise you won't regret it.
Find one of several locations in WNY!
9. Platter's Chocolate Factory
If you have a sweet tooth that needs satisfying, look no further than Platter's Chocolate Factory! This place is known for their amazing chocolate concoctions and some of the best soft serve near Buffalo by far. Our mouths are watering just thinking about taking a trip to the beautiful Wurlitzer Building!
Head on over to indulge at 908 Niagara Falls Blvd., North Tonawanda.
What’s your favorite ice cream shop near Buffalo? Share your go-to spots in the comments below!