Best ice cream in Louisville

Check out the top ice cream in Louisville, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Dairy Kastle
1. Dairy Kastle
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23 local reviews
575 Eastern Parkway, Louisville
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 502-634-8990
FoodStorePoint of interest
Jennifer
This is a Louisville Classic and not to be missed. Open 7 days a week March - October. Excellent Chili Dogs,…
Sarah
One of two oldschool walk-up ice cream joints, this one has my favorite ice cream of the two, but both are…
Jake
Soft serve ice cream with …
1. Dairy Kastle
1. Dairy Kastle
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23 local reviews
575 Eastern Parkway, Louisville
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 502-634-8990
Jennifer
Jennifer
This is a Louisville Classic and not to be missed. Open 7 days a week March - October. Excellent Chili Dogs, Vegan Chili Dogs, and Taco in…
Sarah
Sarah
One of two oldschool walk-up ice cream joints, this one has my favorite ice cream of the two, but both are great and you won't be…
Jake
Jake
Soft serve ice cream with walking tacos and hotdogs…
2. The Comfy Cow
2. The Comfy Cow
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25 local reviews
2221 Frankfort Avenue, Louisville
(502) 409-4616
StoreFoodEstablishment
Ben
Well-known ice cream shop. Good selection with some really interesting flavors. 5 min walk.
Christina
Great Ice Cream shop in historic home. So charmng and extremely child friendly
Teresa & Dan
Great ice cream variety, and we LOVE their ice cream pies like the Love Shack!
2. The Comfy Cow
2. The Comfy Cow
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25 local reviews
2221 Frankfort Avenue, Louisville
(502) 409-4616
Ben
Ben
Well-known ice cream shop. Good selection with some really interesting flavors. 5 min walk.
Christina
Christina
Great Ice Cream shop in historic home. So charmng and extremely child friendly
Teresa & Dan
Teresa & Dan
Great ice cream variety, and we LOVE their ice cream pies like the Love Shack!
3. Louisville Cream
3. Louisville Cream
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9 local reviews
632 E Market St, Louisville
Closed · Opens 1:00 PM
+1 502-882-1516
StorePoint of interestFood
Ashlyn
Every good meal needs dessert, and this from-scratch ice cream shop never disappoints. They're always coming…
Scotty And Mo
"Louisville Cream is a small batch gourmet ice cream company located in Louisville, KY. We make homemade ice…
Matthew
My favorite ice cream shop. High quality ingredients. They use fresh cookies to make ice cream sandwiches and…
3. Louisville Cream
3. Louisville Cream
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9 local reviews
632 E Market St, Louisville
Closed · Opens 1:00 PM
+1 502-882-1516
Ashlyn
Ashlyn
Every good meal needs dessert, and this from-scratch ice cream shop never disappoints. They're always coming up with fun new flavors to…
Scotty And Mo
Scotty And Mo
"Louisville Cream is a small batch gourmet ice cream company located in Louisville, KY. We make homemade ice cream with local ingredients,…
Matthew
Matthew
My favorite ice cream shop. High quality ingredients. They use fresh cookies to make ice cream sandwiches and use fresh brownies for…
4. The Comfy Cow
4. The Comfy Cow
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19 local reviews
1449 Bardstown Road, Louisville
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 502-365-2853
FoodStorePoint of interest
Glenn
Okay, maybe in your book an ice cream store isn't an essential but in my book it is. This is a local company…
Aly
There are multiple locations in Louisville, and this is highly-acclaimed ice cream! Enjoy the Louisville…
Luke & Katie
Local ice cream shop for the sweet tooth in you! Try their Simply Southern flavor if you like bourbon.
4. The Comfy Cow
4. The Comfy Cow
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19 local reviews
1449 Bardstown Road, Louisville
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 502-365-2853
Glenn
Glenn
Okay, maybe in your book an ice cream store isn't an essential but in my book it is. This is a local company that is winning a lot of…
Aly
Aly
There are multiple locations in Louisville, and this is highly-acclaimed ice cream! Enjoy the Louisville flavors!
Luke & Katie
Luke & Katie
Local ice cream shop for the sweet tooth in you! Try their Simply Southern flavor if you like bourbon.
5. Graeter's Ice Cream
5. Graeter's Ice Cream
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10 local reviews
2204 Bardstown Road, Louisville
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 502-451-0044
RestaurantFoodStore
Randi
Incredible local ice cream. Try anything with the words "chip" in the title!
Kristen
Longtime ice cream parlor chain serving small-batch scoops plus baked goods.
John
Who doesn't like to walk to an ice cream shop?
5. Graeter's Ice Cream
5. Graeter's Ice Cream
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10 local reviews
2204 Bardstown Road, Louisville
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 502-451-0044
Randi
Randi
Incredible local ice cream. Try anything with the words "chip" in the title!
Kristen
Kristen
Longtime ice cream parlor chain serving small-batch scoops plus baked goods.
John
John
Who doesn't like to walk to an ice cream shop?
6. The Comfy Cow New Albany
6. The Comfy Cow New Albany
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7 local reviews
109 East Market Street, New Albany
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 812-924-7197
FoodStorePoint of interest
Lara
Cheery ice cream chain with creative, rotating flavors that frequently contain local ingredients.
Heather
The best ice cream anywhere with a sweet, eclectic atmosphere!
Sarah
So many YUMMY ice cream flavors!
6. The Comfy Cow New Albany
6. The Comfy Cow New Albany
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7 local reviews
109 East Market Street, New Albany
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 812-924-7197
Lara
Lara
Cheery ice cream chain with creative, rotating flavors that frequently contain local ingredients.
Heather
Heather
The best ice cream anywhere with a sweet, eclectic atmosphere!
Sarah
Sarah
So many YUMMY ice cream flavors!
7. Dairy Del
7. Dairy Del
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7 local reviews
1516 S Shelby St, Louisville
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Sean
If you're looking to cure a sweet tooth, Dairy Del is the place to go. Get ice cream, banana splits, shakes,…
Sarah
One of two oldschool walk-up ice cream joints. Dairy Del is a little closer to my place than the other one,…
Brooke
Ice Cream and Snacks! Neighborhood Favorite- old school ice cream shop. Limited outdoor seating.
7. Dairy Del
7. Dairy Del
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7 local reviews
1516 S Shelby St, Louisville
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
Sean
Sean
If you're looking to cure a sweet tooth, Dairy Del is the place to go. Get ice cream, banana splits, shakes, blizzards, and more. They offer…
Sarah
Sarah
One of two oldschool walk-up ice cream joints. Dairy Del is a little closer to my place than the other one, but both are great for their own…
Brooke
Brooke
Ice Cream and Snacks! Neighborhood Favorite- old school ice cream shop. Limited outdoor seating.
8. The Comfy Cow
8. The Comfy Cow
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6 local reviews
1301 Herr Lane, Louisville
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 502-425-4979
FoodStorePoint of interest
Adam
Locally owned ice cream shop. Bourbon Ball flavored is definitely worth a try.
Lisa
Divine Ice Cream, confectionary and cool spot to let your hair down!
Jared And Megan
Gourmet small batch ice cream just down the street.
8. The Comfy Cow
8. The Comfy Cow
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6 local reviews
1301 Herr Lane, Louisville
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 502-425-4979
Adam
Adam
Locally owned ice cream shop. Bourbon Ball flavored is definitely worth a try.
Lisa
Lisa
Divine Ice Cream, confectionary and cool spot to let your hair down!
Jared And Megan
Jared And Megan
Gourmet small batch ice cream just down the street.
9. Big Four Bridge Entrance
9. Big Four Bridge Entrance
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60 local reviews
1101 W River Rd, Louisville
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 502-574-3768
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Charlotte
Pedestrian bridge across the Ohio River. Iconic view of downtown Louisville and Louisville's many bridges…
Lisa
Walk across the bridge to Indiana! There's an ice cream shop and a brewery (Yeti Brewing Co) right across the…
Em & Tim
Walk from KY to Indiana over the Ohio River! There's a great little ice cream shop over the bridge on the…
9. Big Four Bridge Entrance
9. Big Four Bridge Entrance
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60 local reviews
1101 W River Rd, Louisville
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 502-574-3768
Charlotte
Charlotte
Pedestrian bridge across the Ohio River. Iconic view of downtown Louisville and Louisville's many bridges. Walk over to Indiana for an ice…
Lisa
Lisa
Walk across the bridge to Indiana! There's an ice cream shop and a brewery (Yeti Brewing Co) right across the river. I love walking the…
Em & Tim
Em & Tim
Walk from KY to Indiana over the Ohio River! There's a great little ice cream shop over the bridge on the Indiana side.
10. Homemade Ice Cream & Pie Kitchen
10. Homemade Ice Cream & Pie Kitchen
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9 local reviews
2525 Bardstown Road, Louisville
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 502-459-8184
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Kim
You MUST check out The Homemade Ice Cream & Pie Kitchen located on Bardstown Road. This is the original…
Harold
Amazing ice cream...and you might as well have some pie while you're there.
Brad
Family friendly ice cream and pie kitchen, walking distance.
10. Homemade Ice Cream & Pie Kitchen
10. Homemade Ice Cream & Pie Kitchen
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9 local reviews
2525 Bardstown Road, Louisville
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 502-459-8184
Kim
Kim
You MUST check out The Homemade Ice Cream & Pie Kitchen located on Bardstown Road. This is the original location. Excellent selection of…
Harold
Harold
Amazing ice cream...and you might as well have some pie while you're there.
Brad
Brad
Family friendly ice cream and pie kitchen, walking distance.
11. Graeter's Ice Cream
11. Graeter's Ice Cream
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6 local reviews
140 Breckenridge Lane, Louisville
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 502-896-9952
FoodStorePoint of interest
Susan
Who doesn't like ice cream? Oprah, for one, swears by Graeter's.
Michael
Classic french pot ice cream spot, walkable from our house.
Jared And Megan
One of our favorite ice cream stops
11. Graeter's Ice Cream
11. Graeter's Ice Cream
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6 local reviews
140 Breckenridge Lane, Louisville
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 502-896-9952
Susan
Susan
Who doesn't like ice cream? Oprah, for one, swears by Graeter's.
Michael
Michael
Classic french pot ice cream spot, walkable from our house.
Jared And Megan
Jared And Megan
One of our favorite ice cream stops
12. The Comfy Cow
12. The Comfy Cow
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7 local reviews
339 West Cardinal Boulevard, Louisville
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 502-409-5090
FoodStorePoint of interest
Lindsay
Delicious ice cream with unique flavors - they actually made some especially for the Derby season!
Mike & Kate
Really good ice cream. There are other locations in Louisville but this one is closest.
Kristen & Mark
Wide selection of fancy Ice Cream.
12. The Comfy Cow
12. The Comfy Cow
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7 local reviews
339 West Cardinal Boulevard, Louisville
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+1 502-409-5090
Lindsay
Lindsay
Delicious ice cream with unique flavors - they actually made some especially for the Derby season!
Mike & Kate
Mike & Kate
Really good ice cream. There are other locations in Louisville but this one is closest.
Kristen & Mark
Kristen & Mark
Wide selection of fancy Ice Cream.