16 South Jersey Ice Cream Shops Serving Up Sweet Treats!

This year has been different in many ways, but our local ice cream parlors have worked hard to ensure that everyone can get their favorite treats while respecting social distance & safety.

Starting with drive-thrus and online ordering in early quarantine days and now moving to outdoor seating and walk-up windows; there’s plenty of ways to satisfy that sweet tooth as the weather heats up!

Alaura Kitchen & Candy *Vegan Options* 36 South Broadway, Pitman -Alaura Kitchen is Uptown Pitman’s destination for homemade ice cream, candy and fun food. Their menu includes delicious caramel, homemade ice cream (vegan options are available), frites, specialty hot dogs and grilled cheeses, fried pickles, and cheese curds. Order online for quick pick-up service! Hours: Monday-Thursday 3pm-9pm, Friday 3pm-10pm, Saturday Noon-10pm, Sunday Noon-9pm.

Arctic Freeze Creamery 734 Haddon Avenue, Collingswood – Arctic Freeze Creamery has delicious rolled ice cream! The ice cream base is 100% free of artificial flavors and coloring, plus you can chose a wide variety of toppings. In addition to rolled ice cream, they also sell smoothies, milkshakes, and espresso. Re-opening on Saturday June 20th! Hours will be Saturday and Sunday: 2PM-8PM. All guests must wear a mask.

Cream Valley Custard 195 East Avenue Route 40, Woodstown – Cream Valley Custard has ice cream, frozen yogurt, shakes, sundaes, and floats along with an assortment of hot and cold sandwiches, tortilla wraps, and appetizers. A crowd favorite is the orange creamsicle custard. Open from 11am-9pm.

Dot’s Homemade Ice Cream & Water Ice  *Vegan Options* 505 Elm Ave, Woodbury Heights – Now offering limited seating and as always we encourage you to continue to practice social distancing and also wear your mask at all times except while seated at the tables as we are not out of this yet, but it’s getting better!! As a reminder: window service and drive thru are open 7 days a week and hours are Sunday through Thursday 1pm to 9:00pm and Friday & Saturday 1pm to 9:30pm.

Dippy’s Ice Cream 245 Bridgeton Pike, Mantua, NJ – This old-timey ice cream shop is celebrating their 39th season! Dippy’s offers homemade ice cream and fresh baked waffle cones, as well as custard, shakes, and sundaes!

Gelato Dolceria  *Vegan Options* 147 Kings Highway East, Haddonfield & 792 Haddon Avenue, Collingswood – Gelato Dolceria has fresh gelato that is made and imported directly from Italy. Check their Facebook page for signature cocktail recipes made with gelato and order the flavors you’ll need to make delicious drinks at home. Also, the Sorbetto flavors are all vegan! Delivery also available.

Hudock’s Frozen Custard Stand 544 Salem Quinton Road, Salem – This year marks Hudock’s 53rd year of being in business. They’re not only known for their tasty frozen treats, but also their foot-long hot dogs and belly busters. What’s a belly buster? A half pound of beef, topped with lettuce, tomato, onions and cheese on a bun. Current hours: 10am-9pm M-F.

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Latteria 95 Woodstown Road, Swedesboro – Latteria is committed to bringing you the highest quality homemade ice cream possible. They stock their creamery each day with 30 flavors and have an extensive recipe book of over 200 flavors that continues to grow. They are constantly experimenting with new creations to ensure that no two trips to Latteria will ever be the same! Current Hours: 3pm-8pm.

Maple Shade Custard Stand 340 West Main Street, Maple Shade – This old-school ice cream shack has a variety of tasty frozen treats from sundaes and milkshakes to gelatis and sherbert. Best of all – it’s open all year round! Open 7 days a week this summer from 11am – 11pm.

PeeWee’s Ice Cream *Vegan Options* Wenonah Farmer’s Market & Burlington County Farmer’s Market – PeeWees Ice Cream provides farm fresh ice cream using local products from New Jersey! Featuring dairy and non-dairy flavors. Pre-order’s accepted Sunday-Wednesday. Pre-Order for the Wenonah Farmer’s Market via email at peeweesicecream@gmail.com, or the Burlington County Farmers Market through the website!

Pennsville Custard Stand 338 North Broadway, Pennsville – This family owned and operated ice cream shop has been in existence since 1952. Pennsville Custard Stand offers soft and hard ice creams, frozen yogurt, water ice, and small batches of homemade ice cream. Open Sunday-Thursday 11-9 pm and Friday-Saturday 11-10 pm!

Sap’s Produce & Custard Shack 700 South Black Horse Pike, Blackwood – Proudly serving South Jersey since 1982, Sap’s is separated into two sections: Produce and Custard. The Produce Shack consists of salads, party trays, and baked goods, while the Custard Shack has all of your favorite frozen treats including soft serve, hand dipped, flavor bursts, yum yum, sundaes, milkshakes, and so much more! Current Hours: Mon-Fri 3pm-9:30pm, Sat-Sun 1pm-9:30pm

Scoopy’s Ice Cream & Water Ice 213 Hollydell Drive, Sewell – Homemade Ice Cream, Water ice, specialty smoothies, and Soft Serve with some fun topping options! Open 7 days a week from 12:00pm to 10:00pm. Check Facebook for specialty sundae updates!

Vincent’s Homemade Ice Cream 54 High Street, Mount Holly – At Vincent’s, all of their ice cream and water ice is homemade. They’re always experimenting with new flavors, which is how they have discovered flavors like Coconut Almond Joy, Caramel Sea Salt Truffle, and Bada Bing Cherry. They also have a shop in Bordentown on Farnsworth Ave. The walk-up window is now open from 3-8pm on weekdays, and 12-8pm on weekends!

White Dotte Dairy Bar & Grill 2345 Route 206, Southampton – Since 1952, White Dotte Dairy Bar and Grill has been serving up delicious homemade soft serve ice cream and food. Due to recent guidelines, right now only the walk-up window is open and they request that you please call ahead with your order. Hours: Tue, Wed & Thu (Ice Cream Only) 12pm-9pm & Fri – Mon 11am-9pm

Yummies 213 W Clinton Ave, Oaklyn – This shop in Oaklyn is a neighborhood go-to, serving water ice, Yum Yum, hard and soft ice cream, ice cream sundaes, frozen chocolate covered bananas. Window service only, check their Facebook for specials and hour updates.

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