Hot summer days, birthday celebrations, family vacations - all of these require an ice cream treat and Orlando theme parks know how to satisfy your ice cream desires. Whether your craving traditional ice cream flavors or something more creative here are the 5 best places to enjoy ice cream at Orlando theme parks:
Plaza Ice Cream Parlor
For an old-fashioned ice cream experience head to Plaza Ice Cream Parlor at Disney’s Magic Kingdom. Indulge in hand-scooped ice cream in floats, waffle bowl sundaes, ice cream sandwiches and more. Plus, the popular Mickey’s Kitchen Sink with your choice of hot fudge, peanut butter or caramel opted with whipped cream and two cherries with your choice of two hand-scoops of ice cream is a must-try.
L’Artisan des Glaces
If you want to up your ice cream fanciness, look no further than L’Artisan des Glaces at Disney’s Epcot. Located in the park’s France pavilion, L’Artisan des Glaces is an artisanal sweet shop serving ice cream, sorbet, macaron ice cream sandwiches and even an Ice Cream Martini, which features two scoops, a shot of Grand Marnier, and whipped cream-favored vodka or rum.
Fun Town Slushies
Every kid will love indulging at Fun Town Slushes at LEGOLAND Florida. The fun ice cream shop serves up novelty ice cream including King Cones, Magnum bars, strawberry bars and of course ice cool slushies. And the best part about Fun Town Slushies is that once you buy a treat you’ll enjoy discounted refills for the rest of the day.
Toothsome Chocolate Emporium & Savory Feast Kitchen
Milkshake lovers can satisfy their sweet tooth at Toothsome Chocolate Emporium & savory Feast Kitchen at Universal CityWalk. You can get just about any type of milkshake here including such popular ones as Funfetti, Cookies in a Jar, and Peanut Butter and Jelly.
Florean Fortescue’s Ice-Cream Parlour
What’s better than ice cream? How about Harry Potter-themed ice cream? Florean Fortescue’s Ice-Cream Parkour at Universal Orlando not only serves up the popular Butterbeer ice cream but also unique flavors like Salted Caramel Blondie, Chocolate Chili, Apple Crumble, Clotted Cream and more.