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Bellvale Farms Creamery, Warwick, NY
It’s the dog days of summer, and we can all use a refreshing break from the heat! Nothing hits the spot better than rich, velvety ice cream. There is no better way to cool off than the moment your tongue hits that delicious, creamy cool goodness. No matter what nook or cranny of our Hudson Valley region you live in, you can bet there is a great local parlor with the creamiest, most refreshingly unique flavors, and simply satisfying icy treats all around. Check out our list of ice cream shops around the Hudson Valley to find your next spot before the season is over!
Address: 121 Maple St, Croton-On-Hudson, NY 10520) (914) 271-3850
Hudson Valley Ice cream through and through. The milk and cream come from Hudson Valley Fresh, truly homemade at its finest. Try their famous grapefruit Campari sorbet or the fresh ginger ice cream with candied lemon.
Address: 380 Main St #1821, Armonk, NY 10504) (914) 273-4777
Come and dig into the “the kitchen sink,” a sundae literally served in an actual kitchen sink. Besides the sundaes, enjoy warm doughnut ice cream sandwiches featuring glazed or chocolate glazed doughnuts split open with your choice of ice cream and topping and warmed.
Address: 88 Gleneida Ave, Carmel Hamlet NY, 10512 Ph. (845) 225-5267
A family-owned mom-and-pop ice cream spot with more than 16 hard ice cream flavors and four soft serves. The shop offers a nostalgic Americana feeling due to its old-timey flair and outdoor “stand” appeal.
Address: 105 Towners Rd, Carmel Hamlet, NY 10512 Ph. (845) 225-0890
Expect something for everyone at this little slice of icy heaven. Owners Patty and Jim Turco make their own ice cream and Italian ices and rotate most flavors. Some favs: Strawberry Cheesecake, Mango Coconut, Blue Goo (Cotton Candy), and Green Slime (Green Apple)
Address: 530 Piermont Ave, Piermont, NY 10968 Ph. (845) 398-9000
Opened right before the pandemic, Piermont Creamery has become a quick sensation. A simple but old-fashioned ice cream shop that specializes in homemade ice cream. Enjoy a variety of 20 flavors including some exciting flavors such as Honey Fresh Ginger, Magical Unicorn, and Matcha Green Tea.
Address: 145 S Main St, New City, NY 10956 Ph. (845) 708-5030
There are four soft serve flavors (with no fructose) and 16 hard ice cream flavors including Death by Chocolate, Brownie Batter, and Cherry Vanilla. While the main attraction is ice cream there’s also plenty of other options including locally made five-ounce burgers, a pizza roll, grilled chicken sandwich, skin-on fries and more.
Address: 7270 S Broadway # 1, Red Hook, NY 12571 Ph. (845) 758-5959
If you grew up in or around Dutchess County, chances are you know all about Holy Cow. Enjoy a classic old-school sundae with hot fudge sauce and a cherry or any of their homemade flavors such as Banana Butterfinger, Dental Associates Minty Molar, and Dark Chocolate Indulgence. Fair warning, the tough decision of deciding which ice cream flavor to get, requires a lot of thought.
Address: 1390 NY-17A, Warwick, NY 10990 Ph. (845) 988-1818
A family creamery featuring signature homemade ice cream in exciting flavors like Bellvale Bog (dark chocolate ice cream with brownie dough and fudge swirl) and Blueberry Cheesecake. You can enjoy your delectable treats in a traditional cone or sundae bowl, but all locals know that their waffle cones are the signature way to go. With a view to die for, it’s the perfect spot for an evening treat!
Address: Monroe, NY 10950 Ph. (845) 549-5553
Italian Ice delivered straight to me, YES PLEASE! An over-the-top Italian ice truck featuring italian ices, hard ice cream, milkshakes, soda floats, and more. I promise that all their icy treats are certainly nothing to fuggedabout.
Address: 62 Oneil St, Kingston, NY 12401 Ph. (845) 340-2018
A low-key legend more than a century old offers sweet treats for every generation. Enjoy local and fresh products including ice cream, milk, and other dairy goods. Don’t forget to come by and enjoy their Maple Dole whip when it’s in season.
Address: 135 Partition St, Saugerties, NY 12477 Ph. (845) 244-0507
A true hidden treasure in the Hudson Valley, Alleyway offers delectable frozen treats with some truly interesting flavors including Sweet Tea, Vegan Cold Brew, and Ube Health Bar ice cream. Highly recommended for those with a true taste for adventure.
Address: 1349 Central Ave, Albany, NY 12205 Ph. (518) 459-4120
Calling all Soft Serve addicts!!! Kurver Kreme offers a range of homemade soft serve ice creams in flavors such as Orange Sherbert and Hazelnut. If you’re not into soft serve, enjoy one of their homemade sundaes in flavors such as Hot Butterscotch Krunch and Raspberry Chocolate Rapture.
Address: 2640 NY-23, Hillsdale, NY,12529 Ph. (518) 325-6455
Known to be a favorite in town, they offer delicious flavors like Cappuccino Calypso and Killer Chocolate. Ice cream is all handcrafted and freshly made.
Address: 374 Main St, Catskill, NY 12414 Ph. (518) 217-8811
Bittersweet is homemade artisan ice cream located in downtown catskill, featuring whimsical flavors such as lavender and limoncello. If you’re feeling a little more adventurous, don’t be afraid to try their other flavors such as Pomegranate Molasses, Fig, Damson Plum, Apricot-Orange Blossom, and Thai Coconut.
Address: 11051 Rte 9W, Coxsackie, NY 12051 Ph. (518) 719-6096
Legendary soft serve ice cream in flavors such as papaya, cappuccino, and peanut butter. They also offer shakes, sundaes and frozen custard loaded with toppings and sauce galore.
Address: 5 John St, Nassau, NY 12123 Ph. (518) 931-0034
Family-owned ice cream shop, conveniently located right next to the Empire State Bike trail. Nothing is better than eating their great tasting soft serve or their heavenly peanut butter and strawberry rhubarb pie sundaes after a long bike ride.