Ice cream, gelato, frozen yogurt and more – Oakville has a good selection of local places to hit up for a frozen treat.
Another downtown gem offering a multitude of ice cream flavors and customizations to suit any taste. Shop includes in-store made ice cream, yogurt, ice cream cakes/cupcakes, including gluten free options. You choose the ice cream and your “mixings” and they transform it into your own personalized treat. Open daily from 10:00am to 12:00am.
Location: 155 Lakeshore Rd East, Oakville
This tiny little shop close to the water on Bronte Rd is a great little stop on the way to park. They serve both gelato and ice cream. With flavours like tiramisu, pistachio, grapefruit, blueberry custard, Ferraro, and the classics like chocolate you will not be disappointed by the selection on hand. Open only Saturday and Sunday from 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm.
Location: 77 Bronte Rd, Unit 103A, Oakville Phone: (905) 465-9777
Located within the Town Square of downtown Oakville, this cozy Italian cafe boasts homemade fare, but don’t forget the gelato bar! There is dozens of flavors to choose from as well as several Italian pastries and deserts within the display case. Open daily from 9:00am to 10:00am (Fri/Sat till 11:00pm).
Location: 94 George Street (In Towne Square on Westside underneath Art Galleries), Oakville
Offering over 30 flavors of gelato and Sorbeto, including sugar free varieties. All natural ingredients used and made in house daily. All varieties are naturally gluten free. They also have an extensive chocolate/macaroon selection. Open seven days a week, Sunday to Wednesday: Noon – 9:30pm and Thursday to Saturday: Noon – 10:30pm. Line ups during summer usually start from 7:00pm to 10:00pm. Outside seating available. Try to get there early!
Location: 110 Kerr Street, Oakville
With several locations throughout Oakville, you will be hard pressed not to find this 100% Canadian frozen yogurt shop in your neighborhood. Over 85 self serve flavors in low-fat or no-fat, gluten free or kosher varieties. There is countless topping to create your own Froyo masterpiece. Most shops are open from 11:00am to 10:00pm daily. Friday/Saturday open to 11:00pm.
Location/ Phone: please refer to website.
A recent addition to the frozen yogurt scene and located within the new shopping strip on Cornwall Road (adjacent to Longo’s). This DIY shop offers over 100 rotating flavors, including nonfat, no added sugar, gluten-free, vegan, and dairy free options. To add to this you can top of your frozen treat with 70 rotating toppings. Open daily from 11:00am to 11:00pm.
Location: 487 Cornwall Rd, Oakville
You just cannot beat a tried and true classic like Dairy Queen. This iconic place is consistently delicious and offer tons of ice cream creations to choose from. Shakes to blizzards to decadent ice cream cakes they have it all. Great place to grab and go or just hang out devouring your treats. Open daily from 10:30am to 10pm.
3 Oakville locations: 215 North Service Rd W, 295 Hayes Blvd, 2460 Neyagawa Blvd Unit 8
Another ice creamery that has been serving icy treats for generations. They serve both hard and soft serve ice cream with an abundant amount of flavours and concoctions. In addition to ice cream they have Sherbet, Sorbets & Ices for those that want dairy free options. Open daily from 11:00am to 10:00pm.
3 Oakville locations: 1011 Upper Middle Rd, 135 Lakeshore Rd West, 1500 Upper Middle Rd W