The Waffle Cone Was Invented Here In Virginia, And You Can Grab One From Doumar’s In Norfolk
Few things are as delightful as soft-serve ice cream in a homemade waffle cone. Here in Virginia, this treat takes on a special meaning, as waffle cones were actually invented in the Old Dominion. Head to Doumar’s, home of the famous waffle cone, and you’ll experience this treat as it was originally intended to taste. Whether you’re a fan of ice cream or simply love experiencing history in a unique way, you’ll be glad you stopped by Doumar’s in Norfolk.
Did you know about this unique piece of Virginia history? Have you ever visited Doumar’s in Norfolk? Be sure to share your thoughts with us in the comments below — we’d love to hear from you! For related content, learn more about why Norfolk, Virginia is one of America’s favorite hometowns.
Address: Doumar's Cones & Barbecue, 1919 Monticello Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517, USA
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A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.