Temps are rising and I can’t think of a better way to cool down than with a frosty dessert! Read on for your guide to the best spots for gelato, frozen yogurt, and ice cream in Burlington.
Note: As businesses start to reopen after being closed as a precaution against COVID19, opening dates and hours of operation will fluctuate. We do our best to stay on top of these changes but always call ahead to avoid disappointment.
Deliciously Independent Ice Cream and Gelato Parlours in Burlington
La Creme de la Creme is a new staple in Downtown Burlington (and in our house!). They are a family-owned and run creamery specializing in the Belgian Chocolate Dipped Ice Cream. They use 100% real soft ice cream and 18 imported Belgian Chocolates for the dip. Open Monday to Thursday from 2 pm to 9 pm, and Friday to Sunday from 12 pm to 10 pm.
Easterbrooks‘ Aldershot Hot Dog stand (behind the RBG) has been there for over 80 years! Clearly, they know a thing or two about ice cream. They’re current on for call-ahead ordering and pick up. Use Skip the Dishes or call the restaurant directly at (905) 527-9679.
RC’s Boardwalk is a Burlington gem. What beats ice cream and a walk down memory lane? While the shoppe isn’t open for seating, they’re serving up big scoops of over 30 flavours of ice cream and gelato.
Tasty Scoop Ice Cream in Aldershot is a yummy little spot for a delicious treat, serving Kawartha ice cream in cones, sundaes and milkshakes. They are open from Noon till 9 pm Monday to Sunday.
Lola Choco Bar is in the heart of Burlington’s Village Square, serving up fresh and delicious gelato. They’re open now and ready to cool you down on a hot day.
I Love Gelato has a great gelato selection and a fabulous patio to enjoy it on. Located at Brant and Lakeshore, they’re open for takeout and curbside pickup, plus they’re offering free Burlington delivery. Call 905 632 6565 to order today.
Lakeshore Coffee House serves up Kawartha ice cream and it’s delish!
Kelly’s Bake Shop is the ideal stop for anyone looking for cold indulgences with dietary concerns. They’re currently taking orders via their website for curbside pick up Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
Baskin Robbins has been in Canada for over 30 years and Burlington is home to 5 Baskin Robbins ice cream shops. Each parlour is operating their own hours, with some delivering via Uber Eats and some open for pick up. Look up your local store for complete info. And get the mint chocolate chip!
Caffe Demetre is currently open to pick up desserts and ice cream in Burlington. Order your favourite treats online visit the cafe from 5 om till midnight to pick up.
Dairy Queen has locations for ice cream in Burlington on Appleby Line, Plains Road, Alton Village area and all are open currently. And be sure to take some DIlly Bars home with you!
Marble Slab Creamery is another delicious experience! You choose the ice cream and the fixin’s and you watch them get mixed together just for you!
Purdy’s Chocolatiers are located in your city’s mall, and they scoop up some decadent desserts
Yogurty’s is always a treat because you get to build your own frozen yogurt sundae!
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