Best ice cream in Nashville

Check out the top ice cream in Nashville, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Sip Cafe
1. Sip Cafe
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36 local reviews
3939 Gallatin Pike, Nashville
Open now
+1 615-499-4137
CafeFoodStore
Jacque
The Favorite little coffee place just moved from Riverside to the corner of Ardee and Gallatin Pk… and is now …
Holley & Ben
Not only is this cafe close to our house, the coffee there is wonderful! Instead of drip coffee, they have pre…
Kristin
This is my favorite coffee in all of Nashville and it's so close to the house! They have amazing lattes and a …
1. Sip Cafe
1. Sip Cafe
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36 local reviews
3939 Gallatin Pike, Nashville
Open now
+1 615-499-4137
Jacque
Jacque
The Favorite little coffee place just moved from Riverside to the corner of Ardee and Gallatin Pk… and is now merged with Mike's Ice Cream a…
Holley & Ben
Holley & Ben
Not only is this cafe close to our house, the coffee there is wonderful! Instead of drip coffee, they have press pot coffee and espresso dri…
Kristin
Kristin
This is my favorite coffee in all of Nashville and it's so close to the house! They have amazing lattes and a small selection of fresh pastr…
2. Eastland Cafe
2. Eastland Cafe
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57 local reviews
97 Chapel Avenue, Nashville
Closed now
+1 615-627-1088
BarRestaurantFood
Taylor
They have a nice happy hour (M-Th 5-6:30) with great appetizers and cocktails on Thursdays, and then you can w…
Christie
They have a nice happy hour (M-Th 5-6:30) with great appetizers and cocktails. Then you can walk across the st…
Amy
Find Happy hour drinks and snacks. Full menu a little disappointing.
2. Eastland Cafe
2. Eastland Cafe
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57 local reviews
97 Chapel Avenue, Nashville
Closed now
+1 615-627-1088
Taylor
Taylor
They have a nice happy hour (M-Th 5-6:30) with great appetizers and cocktails on Thursdays, and then you can walk across the street to Jeni'…
Christie
Christie
They have a nice happy hour (M-Th 5-6:30) with great appetizers and cocktails. Then you can walk across the street to Jeni's to get ice crea…
Amy
Amy
Find Happy hour drinks and snacks. Full menu a little disappointing.
3. Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams
3. Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams
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94 local reviews
1892 Eastland Avenue, Nashville
Open now
+1 615-262-8611
FoodStorePoint of interest
Jonelle and David
We all have our favorite ice cream shops -- this one’s ours. Again, not a cheap place, but the ice cream is wo…
Jeff
Don't miss out on the opportunity to sample the dozens of creative and incredible flavors of ice creams at Jen…
Christie
Don't miss out on the opportunity to sample the dozens of creative and incredible flavors of ice creams at Jen…
3. Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams
3. Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams
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94 local reviews
1892 Eastland Avenue, Nashville
Open now
+1 615-262-8611
Jonelle and David
Jonelle and David
We all have our favorite ice cream shops -- this one’s ours. Again, not a cheap place, but the ice cream is world class. And they let you tr…
Jeff
Jeff
Don't miss out on the opportunity to sample the dozens of creative and incredible flavors of ice creams at Jeni's. This family owned chain …
Christie
Christie
Don't miss out on the opportunity to sample the dozens of creative and incredible flavors of ice creams at Jeni's. This family owned chain o…
4. Ugly Mugs Coffee & Tea
4. Ugly Mugs Coffee & Tea
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78 local reviews
1886 Eastland Avenue, Nashville
Open now
+1 615-915-0675
CafeFoodStore
Indra
My favorite coffee spot in Nashville and right next door to the Silly Goose, Jeni Ice Cream and around the cor…
Mark
Great coffee ad great atmosphere. It is located in between Jeni's Ice Cream and Five Daughters Bakery.
Amy
The name is spot on and the coffee is excellent. Silly Goose is next door so can make a day of it.
4. Ugly Mugs Coffee & Tea
4. Ugly Mugs Coffee & Tea
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78 local reviews
1886 Eastland Avenue, Nashville
Open now
+1 615-915-0675
Indra
Indra
My favorite coffee spot in Nashville and right next door to the Silly Goose, Jeni Ice Cream and around the corner from the Wild Cow vegetari…
Mark
Mark
Great coffee ad great atmosphere. It is located in between Jeni's Ice Cream and Five Daughters Bakery.
Amy
Amy
The name is spot on and the coffee is excellent. Silly Goose is next door so can make a day of it.
5. Rosepepper Cantina
5. Rosepepper Cantina
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108 local reviews
1907 Eastland Avenue, Nashville
Open now
+1 615-227-4777
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Jared & Andalyn
Patio + Great Margaritas, plus it's close to Jeni's Ice cream :)
Laura
Our favorite place for margaritas and Mexican food. Stop by Jeni's Ice Cream after which is across the stree…
Taylor
Tacos! Margaritas! A nice patio! What more can you want? Also across the street from Jeni's Ice Cream if you w…
5. Rosepepper Cantina
5. Rosepepper Cantina
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108 local reviews
1907 Eastland Avenue, Nashville
Open now
+1 615-227-4777
Jared & Andalyn
Jared & Andalyn
Patio + Great Margaritas, plus it's close to Jeni's Ice cream :)
Laura
Laura
Our favorite place for margaritas and Mexican food. Stop by Jeni's Ice Cream after which is across the street!
Taylor
Taylor
Tacos! Margaritas! A nice patio! What more can you want? Also across the street from Jeni's Ice Cream if you want dessert :)
6. Nashville Farmers' Market
6. Nashville Farmers' Market
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68 local reviews
900 Rosa L Parks Boulevard, Nashville
Open now
+1 615-880-2001
FoodPoint of interestEstablishment
Davina and Andrew
Food court with one of a kind vendors including Mediteranean, sandwich shop, Mexican (get the chicken chalupa …
Will
When near Bicentennial Mall and the Nashville Farmers' Market, here are our recommendations for some great dis…
Scott
Farmer's Market houses not only fresh produce and craft vendors on the weekend, but the Picnic Tap bar (with l…
6. Nashville Farmers' Market
6. Nashville Farmers' Market
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68 local reviews
900 Rosa L Parks Boulevard, Nashville
Open now
+1 615-880-2001
Davina and Andrew
Davina and Andrew
Food court with one of a kind vendors including Mediteranean, sandwich shop, Mexican (get the chicken chalupa for lunch or burrito for break…
Will
Will
When near Bicentennial Mall and the Nashville Farmers' Market, here are our recommendations for some great dishes/items to sample a taste of…
Scott
Scott
Farmer's Market houses not only fresh produce and craft vendors on the weekend, but the Picnic Tap bar (with local brews), various ethnic re…
7. Bobbie's Dairy Dip
7. Bobbie's Dairy Dip
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17 local reviews
5301 Charlotte Avenue, Nashville
Open now
+1 615-463-8088
FoodStorePoint of interest
Sarah and Doug
They have burgers, onion rings, corn dogs and fries, but the best is their ice cream!
Timothy
Best place in Nashville to get a soft served ice cream. Get it dipped in chocolate and watch your calorie coun…
Leanne
Nostalgic ice cream parlor with burgers too. Ask for the James Brown milkshake.
7. Bobbie's Dairy Dip
7. Bobbie's Dairy Dip
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17 local reviews
5301 Charlotte Avenue, Nashville
Open now
+1 615-463-8088
Sarah and Doug
Sarah and Doug
They have burgers, onion rings, corn dogs and fries, but the best is their ice cream!
Timothy
Timothy
Best place in Nashville to get a soft served ice cream. Get it dipped in chocolate and watch your calorie count rise.
Leanne
Leanne
Nostalgic ice cream parlor with burgers too. Ask for the James Brown milkshake.
8. Pied Piper Creamery
8. Pied Piper Creamery
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24 local reviews
114 South 11th Street, Nashville
Open now
+1 615-227-4114
FoodStorePoint of interest
Stay Alfred
This funky ice cream shop occupies a vintage house in East Nashville.The ice cream is delicious and features w…
Elizabeth and Stephen
We like all of these places because they are locally owned, including this ice cream parlor. The ice cream is …
Lowell
During the summer, lines are a familiar sight as visitors wait to get that perfect scoop of handmade ice crea…
8. Pied Piper Creamery
8. Pied Piper Creamery
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24 local reviews
114 South 11th Street, Nashville
Open now
+1 615-227-4114
Stay Alfred
Stay Alfred
This funky ice cream shop occupies a vintage house in East Nashville.The ice cream is delicious and features wacky pun-filled titles like Mi…
Elizabeth and Stephen
Elizabeth and Stephen
We like all of these places because they are locally owned, including this ice cream parlor. The ice cream is made on site, and Jenny has so…
Lowell
Lowell
During the summer, lines are a familiar sight as visitors wait to get that perfect scoop of handmade ice cream. It has unique flavors like …
9. Mike's Ice Cream
9. Mike's Ice Cream
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6 local reviews
129 2nd Avenue North, Nashville
Open now
+1 615-742-6453
CafeFoodStore
 Paul
$ - DT - Coffee shop and ice cream, Gwyneth Paltrow created an ice cream here - vanilla, dark choc and almond …
Katie
The best ice cream in Nashville. Period.
Joe & Kelli
Best homemade ice cream in downtown Nashville
9. Mike's Ice Cream
9. Mike's Ice Cream
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6 local reviews
129 2nd Avenue North, Nashville
Open now
+1 615-742-6453
 Paul
Paul
$ - DT - Coffee shop and ice cream, Gwyneth Paltrow created an ice cream here - vanilla, dark choc and almond toffee.
Katie
Katie
The best ice cream in Nashville. Period.
Joe & Kelli
Joe & Kelli
Best homemade ice cream in downtown Nashville
10. McDougal's Chicken Fingers & Wings
10. McDougal's Chicken Fingers & Wings
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8 local reviews
2115 Belcourt Avenue, Nashville
Open now
+1 615-383-3005
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Dan
Best chicken fingers in town, always 2 for 1 beer, and a free mini-cup of ice cream for everyone!
Brian
Great chicken fingers, wings, and free ice cream!
Ali
Lots of chicken and fries for a small price. Watch out for the post heart attack.
10. McDougal's Chicken Fingers & Wings
10. McDougal's Chicken Fingers & Wings
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8 local reviews
2115 Belcourt Avenue, Nashville
Open now
+1 615-383-3005
Dan
Dan
Best chicken fingers in town, always 2 for 1 beer, and a free mini-cup of ice cream for everyone!
Brian
Brian
Great chicken fingers, wings, and free ice cream!
Ali
Ali
Lots of chicken and fries for a small price. Watch out for the post heart attack.
11. Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams
11. Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams
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39 local reviews
2312 12th Avenue South, Nashville
Open now
+1 615-292-7794
FoodStorePoint of interest
Kristen
If you love bold flavors and delicious treats, Jeni's will set a new standard for your ice cream repertoire. I…
Lowell
During the summer, lines are a familiar sight as visitors wait to get that perfect scoop of handmade ice cream…
Joshua
Best Ice Cream in Nashville. While there are a few different locations, we like this one because 12 Ave. Sout…
11. Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams
11. Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams
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39 local reviews
2312 12th Avenue South, Nashville
Open now
+1 615-292-7794
Kristen
Kristen
If you love bold flavors and delicious treats, Jeni's will set a new standard for your ice cream repertoire. If it is named something partic…
Lowell
Lowell
During the summer, lines are a familiar sight as visitors wait to get that perfect scoop of handmade ice cream. It has unique flavors like S…
Joshua
Joshua
Best Ice Cream in Nashville. While there are a few different locations, we like this one because 12 Ave. South is close to a lot of great s…
12. Two Ten Jack
12. Two Ten Jack
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80 local reviews
1900 Eastland Ave, Nashville
Closed now
+1 615-454-2731
BarRestaurantFood
Sarah
Japanese pub; sushi and ramen ($$)—Afterward, stop at Jeni’s for artisanal ice cream!
Margaret
Interesting Japanese bar/restaurant - feels more like a pub that happens to serve Japanese food. Lively. In th…
Jordan
Craving Ramen? This is where you need to go! In East Nashville and my favorite Ramen in town. Be sure to hit J…
12. Two Ten Jack
12. Two Ten Jack
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80 local reviews
1900 Eastland Ave, Nashville
Closed now
+1 615-454-2731
Sarah
Sarah
Japanese pub; sushi and ramen ($$)—Afterward, stop at Jeni’s for artisanal ice cream!
Margaret
Margaret
Interesting Japanese bar/restaurant - feels more like a pub that happens to serve Japanese food. Lively. In the shopping center with other r…
Jordan
Jordan
Craving Ramen? This is where you need to go! In East Nashville and my favorite Ramen in town. Be sure to hit Jeni's Ice cream afterwards!