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Icy Palm Springs: 10 Best ice cream & frozen dessert stores.

Strolling under Palm Springs sun glow tasting a chilly sorbet, sounds cool already? Note down these recommended ice cream and frozen dessert stores to get yourself a sweet treat.

Gelato Granucci 

If you’re looking for the freshest and original handmade gelato in Palm Springs, you may love having a taste at Gelato Granucci. With experienced artisans making the gelato on-site right next to the counter by the Italian-inspired designed shop, all the tastes delivered to customers are completely newborn. 

This gelato house offers a lavish ice cream menu, from sweet cups like Stracciatella to sour cones with Lemon Basil. Vegetarians may also find their picks here because Gelato Granucci gives you quite many choices. The cooler thing is that they offer seasonal flavours as well, so you may be able to try some unfamiliar yet interesting tastes on your visit.

Time: Open daily 12 PM – 9 PM (9.30 PM on Fri & Sat)

Address: 301 N Palm Canyon Dr, Suite 104, Palm Springs, CA

Phone: (760) 318-7700

Ice Cream & Shop(pe)

Get the scoop! Say never to getting bored, mark a must-visit note on Ice Cream & Shop(pe) because the name speaks itself: grab an ice cream cone and shop for a gift for your loved ones!

Yes, you will like the diversity of flavours, and even will fall in love harder with the tropical vibing gift shop here. From any summery goods for a vacation to California-style merch, self-care products and celebration cards, this place just knows you too well to give all of these choices.

Time: Open daily 12 PM – 9 PM

Address: 1551 N Palm Canyon Drive Suite A, Palm Springs, CA 92262

Phone: (760) 507-4005

Kreem

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream at Kreem. This small-batch lovely-designed store may have you fall in love with its authentic taste. Kreem is where locals trust for ice cream, and you may see a lot of hikers here for their post-hike treats. Make sure you won’t skip this adorable store for an authentic Palm Springs experience.

Time: Open Wed to Sun 12 PM – 8 PM

Address: 170 E Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA 92262

Phone: (760) 699-8129

Lappert’s Coffee & Ice Cream

No place else could give you such tropical tastes like this Hawaiian ice cream shop. Lappert’s store in Palm Springs sells not only authentic made ice cream and sundaes from their biggest chain in Hawaii, but also tasty milkshakes and smoothies for those who are not feeling like getting too icy. From one scoop to a giant bowl mixed with tropical fruits, the place can serve in many sizes you want. Visitors’ (and locals, too!) pick is Dole Soft Serve, give it a try!

Time: Open daily 11 AM – 9.30 PM (10.30 PM on Thu to Sat)

Address: 130 N Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA 92262

Phone: (760) 325-1717

Ben & Jerry’s

Taste the worldwide famous ice cream in the desert breeze! Coming to Ben & Jerry’s could be a perfect chance for a random pick from the large menu they offer instead of the usual ones. You can also shop for the best ice cream cake here with diverse stylish samples to consider.

Need to hold your own party wherever you want? Let these guys help you with that! Ben & Jerry’s ice cream catering service is always ready to bring fun to your special event by your requests, birthday, wedding, retirement party, or even an ice cream truck if you like. No worry at all about not knowing how to set up, because “we show up, set it up, scoop it up, and clean it up, so all you have to do is enjoy those euphoric chunks and swirls” said the pros.

Open daily from 12 PM – 10 PM (11 PM on Fri & Sat)

Address: 110 S Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA 92264

Phone: (760) 778-7873

Jus Chillin’

“Great friends, great times, great treats”. The vast options provided here may get you to your greed for an ultimate treat: self-served frozen yoghurt, premium gelato and ice cream, shaved ice, smoothies, shakes, iced coffee, fruit bowls – each has around a dozen choices and even more: you can have your customized one. Now, who could resist that? Pick your favourite and jus chillin.

Time: Open daily 12 PM – 9 PM (10 PM on Sat)

Address: 190 E Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs, CA 92262

Phone: (760) 699-7486

Tutti Frutti Frozen Yogurt and Jucci Bar

The category is the fruitiest desert house in Palm Springs, a representative is Tutti Frutti. With vast choices, this place makes sure to serve you very fresh dessert with the natural taste of raw fruits. Their menu includes frozen yoghurt, smoothies, fruit bowls, raw juices and more. Make sure to check out fro-yo and bowls ‘cause these are highly recommended by locals.

Time: Open daily 9 AM – 9 PM (10 PM on Fri & Sat)

Address: 45 S Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92262

Phone: (760) 322-0101

Monster Shake

No lie, Monster Shake serves might become your most favourite. The menu is uncountably various, just imagine you can have 30 different choices for your giant sweet cup. You can put on ice cream, syrup, M&M, Oreos, waffles, and even cotton candy! Just look at the pictures, you’ll see how this could become anyone’s pick.

Address: 425 South Sunrise Way, Suite H-7, Palm Springs, CA  92262

Phone: (760) 325-9803

Cold Stone Creamery I & II Palm Springs

Big man Cold Stone Creamery guarantees to save you from sugar (or ice) cravings with 2 stores in Palm Springs. The world’s long-time beloved ice cream brand may get you dizzy for their massive selections: all kinds of signature and self-customized ice cream and sundaes, fro-yo and sorbet, abundant ice cream cake flavours for all sizes and occasions, and even a DIY cupcake kit – this is just the place we trust.

Address 1: 155 S. Palm Canyon Dr. Ste B-2, Palm Springs, CA 92262 – (760) 980-2011

Address 2: 2465 E Palm Canyon Dr, Ste 1105, Palm Springs, CA, 92264 – (760) 325-4444

Great Shake

Shake it up, the best ice cream shake in town goes to Great Shake! What’s cool is that they serve you cups with the pure taste and premium condition with the best creamy layers with a mini doughnut on the straw. What’s cooler is that they provide you with non-dairy options also, along with a long list of very yummy flavours and unique combinations.

Besides the frosty choices, you may want to try customizing your own cup with different toppings and syrups. Don’t be shy to make some one-of-a-kind recipe to create your unique unforgettable experiences. 

Time: Open Thu – Mon 12 PM – 9 PM (10 PM on Fri & Sat)

Address: 160 S Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA 92262

Phone: (760) 327-5300

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