Best Places to Scoop Out for Ice Cream in Niagara Falls USA

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream in Niagara Falls USA! Whether you’re soaking up the sun, shopping or exploring Niagara Falls USA, cool off with a delicious frozen treat to beat the summer heat!

De Dee's Dairy, 8715 Niagara Falls Boulevard, Niagara Falls, NY 14304
A Niagara Falls establishment popular with locals and known for its creamy custard, generous portions and wide-variety of tasty treats. De Dee's has been operating its family-run ice cream shop in the Cataract City for nearly 30 years. Sit inside or outside and enjoy a warm summer night with cool treats!

Twist o' the Mist, 18 Niagara Street, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
Within walking distance to the brink of the Falls Twist o' the Mist offers a variety of hard and soft serve ice cream. This hot spot is hard to miss - the stand looks like a giant ice cream cone!

Hibbard's Original Custard, 105 Portage Road, Lewiston, NY 14092
Known for its creamy homemade custard, including flavors such as black raspberry and pistachio, Hibbard's is nestled in the historic Village of Lewiston within walking distance to Artpark and several boutique shops, restaurants and coffee shops.

Hoover's Dairy Store, 6035 Ward Road, Sanborn, NY 14132
Cool off, sit back and relax at Hoover's Dairy Store in the Hamlet of Sanborn. This 94-year-old farm and family-run milk producing operation has paired its long-standing tradition and beautiful country vistas, with a dairy store and ice cream parlor, offering one of Niagara USA's best selection of the sweet summertime treat.

Platter's Chocolate Factory, 908 Niagara Falls Boulevard, North Tonawanda, NY 14120

In 1938, Carl Platter invented his trademark orange flavored chocolate in the basement of his North Tonawanda home. These days, Platter's is known not only for its traditional chocolates and sponge candies, it has expanded its offerings to include homemade orange custard and orange hot fudge, along with more than 20 flavors of ice cream.

Lake Effect Ice Cream, 79 Canal Street, Lockport, NY 14094

Specializing in unique, high-quality, handcrafted flavors, Lake Effect's super premium ice cream is anything but ordinary. With flavors like Frozen Hot Chocolate and Cinnamon Toast, each container is crafted with pride and lots of love.

The Silo Restaurant, 115 North Water Street, Lewiston, NY 14092
An old caboose once used to bring tourists to Lewiston in the 1930's has now been turned into a sweet spot to grab ice cream during the summer months. Offering a variety of ice cream flavors, custard and Italian ice, this picturesque location is the perfect stop while exploring the River Region! If you're in the mood for lunch or dinner, the historic coal silo serves a full menu of hot dogs, hamburgers, sandwiches and salads.

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