ice cream in Westchester NY

As the weather starts to warm up, adults and kids start to think about one thing: ice cream. Here are some terrific choices for ice cream in Westchester NY. While ice cream might not be the secret to world peace, it certainly can be the solution to keeping it in the backseat on a long car ride. Are we sensing an ice cream themed road trip anyone? Grab your spoons and start up the GPS!

Ice Cream Factory

400 East Sanford Boulevard, Mount Vernon

(914) 699-1349

Visit The Ice Cream Factory to taste ice cream with unique Caribbean flavors. They offer 18 yummy flavors you simply can't resist, including Jamaican Rum Raisin, Grapenutt, soursop, and more. The Ice Cream Factory also sells healthy juices and smoothies.

They are open Monday through Sunday.

The Blue Pig Croton on Hudson

The Blue Pig

121 Maple Street, Croton-On-Hudson, NY 10520

914-271-3850

Get your spoons ready! All ice cream at The Blue Pig is home made with natural ingredients, which come right from their garden. They've got a tempting variety of flavors, ranging from the classics (vanilla, strawberry and really good chocolate) to the scrumptious and totally unique like Roasted Banana and Fresh Ginger.

They are open from Tuesday through Sunday.

Longford's

4 Elm Place, Rye, NY 10580

914-967-3797

Longford's has created ice cream for 22 years. They are named for the dairy farms from County Longford, Ireland. The ice cream is created in small batches and is all natural.

You'll find sorbet, gelato, soft serve yogurt and ice cream, including no sugar added ice cream. Ice cream flavors include classics like Chocolate Chip and Pure Pistachio. You'll also find crowd pleasers like Black Raspberry, Coconut Mounds and Cashew Turtle. You can view their flavors here.

There are other locations that carry Longford's ice cream in addition to their shop in Rye. Check out their website for more information.

Lighthouse Ice Cream Kompany

127 West Main Street, Tarrytown, NY

(914) 502-0339

This ice cream shop has been open for a few years (since 2011). Enjoy not only an ice cream cone but pastry, soup and espresso as well. Ice cream is handcrafted in small batches with farm fresh, organic dairy. Their dairy comes from nearby Battenkill Creamery, so it is a delicious treat to have ice cream here and support local farms and industry.

pane-and-gelato-westchester Pane and Gelato. Photo from their website.

 

Pane and Gelato Westchester NY From Pane and Gelato in Eastchester, NY

 

Pane & Gelato

290 White Plains Road, Eastchester, NY 10709

914-337-1880

When you think of ice cream, if you are craving gelato, then go no further than Pane & Gelato. The Paolo Pilano's family owned and operated cafe brings the classic gelato you would find in Sicily. Some ingredients are actually flown in, to create pastries and other dishes.

Visit the menu and not only will you find a delicious selection of gelato to choose from, but beautiful photographs of them as well. There is Tiramisu gelato, Blood Orange gelato, and crowd pleasing classic flavors including Chocolate, Cherry,Coffee, Cannoli, Cremrocher and Nutella. There are more than a dozen flavors, which will certainly make you want to come back again and again!

They are open Monday through Sunday.

 

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