9 Arizona Spots That Will Make You Scream For Ice Cream


It's National Ice Cream Day, and what better way to celebrate than supporting our local ice cream shops! So call up all of your fellow ice cream lovers and visit one of the many ice cream shops Arizona has to offer. 

1. Scoops Ice Cream & Espresso - Payson

At Scoops, it's OK to double dip...and sip!. To get the latest scoop, check out their website. 201 West Main Street Payson, AZ, 85541

2. Mary Coyle ‘Ol Fashion Ice cream and Yogurt - Phoenix

The ice cream and the memories created when visiting Mary Coyle have been a staple for the families in the local community since 1951. For more info check out their website! 5823 N 7th St, Phoenix, AZ 85014

3. Nami - Phoenix

Nami is Phoenix's 100% vegan ice cream, baked goods, and coffee/espresso cafe. For more info on their vegan soft serve and other offerings check them out here. 2014 N 7th St, Phoenix, AZ 85006

4. Bella's Gelato Shoppe - Tucson

Bella's Gelato is Tucson's sweetest food truck serving amazing gelato and delightful affogato. Find more info about Bella's at here. 3182 N Vista Del Forte Dr, Tucson, AZ 85712

5. Sweet Republic - Phoenix

At Sweet Republic, they believe that the best tasting ingredients come from local sources in their purest form. They create flavorful artisan ice cream from all-natural ingredients. Full flavor listings can be found here! 6054 N 16th St, Phoenix, AZ 85014

6. Hub Restaurant & Creamery - Tucson

HUB's pop-up is just steps down at Martin Drug Co, 300 E. Congress, open July 10 - Aug 11 during their remodel. Check them out on their website.

7. Churn - Phoenix

At Churn, you can grab a cone of our homemade ice cream or some candy or toys that any kid would love, even the kid in you. More ice cream options can be found here! 5223 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85012

8. Papa Ed's Ice Cream - Glendale

Papa Ed's is an old fashioned ice cream parlor nestled behind a historic bungalow turned unique shop. Learn more here. 7146-B N. 58th Ave, Glendale, AZ 85301

9. Doc's Artisan Ice Cream - Tempe

At Doc's, you'll find gelato and sorbets handcrafted from scratch, and all are GMO free and gluten free. Find your flavor here. 1221 W. Warner Rd., Suite 105, Tempe, AZ 85284.

Find more local ice creams and sweets in your neighborhood by searching the Local First Arizona directory.