What's better than fresh made ice cream sandwiched between two freshly baked cookies? Can't think of anything? That's what we thought. At Ossington's own Bang Bang Ice Cream & Bakery, they're whipping up some of the city's most bangin' ice cream sandwiches. !t's all about the simple pleasures, like homemade baked goods and well-made rich and velvety ice cream.
Booyah joined the midtown community back in 2015 and has been a hit ever since. It has all your ice cream shop basics from scoops to pints in an array of flavours, but Booyah takes it to the next level. First, there are vegan pints available for those who need it. Then there are the
There’s no doubt that the macaron is an extremely popular dessert in Toronto. Bite-sized treats in a variety of pastel colours are filled with flavoured cream and decorated sometimes in a variety of colours, sparkles, you name it. But at Dainties Macaron in Chinatown, instead of decorating the exterior, these bakers are filling their pastries
Delight is the Junction neighbourhood’s source for certified organic, handmade, fair trade chocolate and ice cream. The shop is run by the husband and wife duo Jennifer Rashleigh and Jeff Brown and has been a mainstay in Toronto for more than a decade. Every single piece of chocolate in the shop is handmade and hand-decorated
Since the 1980s Dutch Dreams has been serving up some of the city’s most colossal sundaes. Since the beginning, the Aben family has passed down their kosher ice cream, pancake and waffle recipes, taking pride in preparing luxurious ice cream desserts their ancestors would be proud of. The inside of this quirky and eclectic ice
This Japanese café is something out of the ordinary; in fact, there is nothing ordinary about it. Eative mixes the traditional Canadian breakfast with edgy Japanese cuisine and a splice of an espresso bar all in one. On top of the extensive list of ice creams and soft serves, this café dishes out eclectic menu
After being one of the pioneers who worked on building packet-switching networks, a.k.a the Internet, retirement for Ed Francis is filled with ice cream. Ed’s Real Scoop was founded after Ed Francis could not find any premium, homemade ice cream stores near his home. Now, Ed’s Real Scoop is a neighbourhood staple in the Beach,
Greg’s Ice Cream has been around since 1981, and it’s no wonder it is still the premier natural ice cream maker in the city. On the corner of Bloor and Spadina, this unassuming ice cream parlour is lit up at night under its green sign. The vibrant orange walls are filled with children’s drawings and
Tucked away on Macpherson Avenue, this seasonal Rosedale ice cream shop is scooping up all your favourites every day from noon to nine during the summer months. My Favourite Ice Cream Shop has been open since the early 2000s and has not changed one bit since then. A small brick exterior and glass window invites
One of Unionville’s most iconic landmarks also happens to be a candy store. In the early 1800s Old Firehall took its place in the heart of Unionville and was turned into the Old Firehall Confectionery where it remains the franchise’s flagship store. A staple within the community, customers keep coming back for Old Firehall’s wide
Scream for what you love, be it ice scream or the city of Toronto, with Peace Treats, part of Peace Collective. After launching an über-successful clothing brand that celebrates this city and the country it’s in, a milkshake bar was set up in Peace Collective’s flagship store. Customers can now indulge in over-the-top shakes, like
Summer’s Ice Cream is Yorkville’s most iconic ice cream parlour that has been serving up homemade ice cream and frozen yogurt since 1984. Owned and operated by the Tokey family, this multi-generational family business has been doing the same thing for more than 30 years and people are still lining up the stairs to get
Step inside to an old-fashioned-style ice cream parlour complete with checkered floors, marble counters and the familiar humming of many retro neon fixtures with the Big Chill. For over a decade, these guys have been Little Italy’s destination for birthday parties, corporate events and an after-dinner sweet treat. When summer rolls around and the patio
Now in Regent Park, this mighty little ice cream shop is serving up some serious sweet treats. The Lansdowne Cone is scooping some of the city’s most sought-after ice cream. With 34 rotating flavours from the likes of Kawartha Dairy and London Ice Cream Company, this shop knows how to really enhance your summer days.
Wasabi honey ice cream anyone? It might sound strange, but at Wong’s Ice Cream it’s one of their best selling flavours. Ed Wong, the one-man operator and owner behind Wong’s Ice Cream is serving up Asian-inspired ice cream flavours that take this frozen dessert to a whole new level. Wong’s is a small shop with