Five Cool Ice Cream Spots in New Haven

Sunday, July 16th marks an international holiday, celebrated by millions, mourned by the lactose intolerant – National Ice Cream Day. Celebrate the day in downtown, where you’ll find a variety of classic and artisanal scoops to satisfy any palette, whether you’re a traditional vanilla bean buyer or a moose tracks maven. Sprinkled throughout our city are the most unique parlors and creameries, serving up smooth, creamy delights for every sweet tooth’s indulging pleasure. Here are the best places to get ice cream in New Haven.


1. Arethusa Farm Dairy 

2. Ashley’s Ice Cream

3. Elena’s on Orange

4. Libby’s Italian Ice

5. Milkcraft