Pittsburgh March 25, 2018
The 7 Very Best Milkshakes You Can Possibly Find In Pittsburgh
The milkshake just might be the most perfect creation ever. Order it as drink with a meal. Indulge in one for dessert. Need a pick me up or a mid-afternoon snack? A milkshake will do the trick. Even better? Many shops now serve traditional
and dairy-free milkshakes. Here are some of the delightful shops that serve the best milkshakes in Pittsburgh.
1. The Milkshake Factory – 1705 East Carson Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203
How's a hand-spun milkshake sound right about now? The Milkshake Factory's milkshakes are destined to tantalize your taste buds. Choose from gourmet shakes, signature shakes, or classic shakes. Gourmet shakes include brownie fudge, salted caramel, and s'mores. Classic shakes, of course, feature everyone's favorites such as chocolate, strawberry, and vanilla. The Milkshake Factory is open Sunday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
2. Klavon’s Ice Cream Parlor –2801 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Order a delicious milkshake at the old-fashioned Klavon's Ice Cream Parlor in the Strip. The ice cream shop features an assortment of flavors, such as peach, peanut butter swirl, and raspberry yogurt. And that, as they, is just the tip of the proverbial iceberg. Choose your favorite or try a new flavor for your milkshake. Klavon's Ice Cream Parlor's summer hours kick off on St. Patrick's Day. Stop by Monday through Thursday from 11 a.m. 9 p.m.. Weekend hours are Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 8 p.m.
3. Fudge Farm – 1503 East Carson Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Swing back and forth, on indoor swings, as you enjoy one of the delectable milkshakes at Fudge Farm. The menu features an assortment of classic and creative milkshakes. The Smoking Joe, for example, combines chocolate and coffee ice cream. Fudge Farm welcomes guests Monday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Friday from 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. Weekend hours are Saturday from 11 a.m. to midnight and Sunday from noon to 10 p.m.
4. Millie’s Homemade Ice Cream – 232 South Highland Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Have a hankering for homemade ice cream? Millie's Homemade Ice Cream will satisfy that craving. The tiny Shadyside ice cream shop rotates its homemade flavors. (Call ahead to make sure they the kind of you want.) Indulge in a milkshake in one of the current flavors, such as Chad's vanilla, dark chocolate, or peanut butter. Millie's Homemade Ice Cream is open Sunday through Thursday from 12 p.m. to 10 p.m. Weekend hours are Friday and Saturday from 12 p.m. to 11 p.m.
5. Page Dairy Mart – 4600 East Carson Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15210
Get your milkshake fix with a hand-spun milkshake from Page Dairy Mart. The popular South Side ice cream shop boasts an assortment of flavors, such as butterscotch, peanut butter, and chocolate. Or, go for the popular South Side Shake. Choose your milkshake flavor, which will be topped with vanilla ice cream and a sundae topping. Page Dairy Mart welcomes guests daily from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
6. Sarris Candies – 511 Adams Avenue, Canonsburg, PA 15317
Stock up on all of your favorite Sarris Candies in the shop or go straight to the ice cream parlor for a milkshake. Will you go for the regular or the extra thick shake? Sarris boasts an assortment of ice cream flavors, including double chocolate, cherry vanilla, and cake batter. (Sugar free ice cream is also available.) Visit Sarris Candies Ice Cream Parlor Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
7. Sinful Sweets Chocolate Company – 539 Liberty Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Nothing goes better with a milkshake than chocolate, right? Sinful Sweets Chocolate, known for its gourmet chocolates, also serves milkshakes. Milkshake flavors range from chocolate and vanilla to salted caramel pretzel and coffee toffee. Sinful Sweets Chocolate is open Monday through Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Thursday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m.
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