Get the Scoop: Ice Cream Places to Visit This Summer

. June 30, 2019.

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! Everyone loves this delicious treat during the summer and the Toledo area is teeming with great spots to grab a cone or a cup of ice cream. Gather the family and cool down with a sweet treat from these favorite local ice cream shops.

BG’s Frosty Fare

990 W Poe Rd. #14, Bowling Green
Open weekdays 11am-10pm and weekends 12pm-10pm

Sweet advice: Each week a new frozen yogurt and fruit freeze (soft serve non-dairy) flavor is offered.

Charlie’s Homemade Ice Cream & Edibles

6600 Sylvania Ave., Sylvania
Open Daily 11am-9pm

Sweet advice: Along with ice cream made from scratch, Charlie’s also has custom cakes and pies.

Chilly Treats

4568 Woodville Rd., Northwood
Open daily 3pm-9:30pm

Something Special: Check out the various types of flurries that can be made with your favorite toppings.

General’s Ice Cream

6751 Providence St., Whitehouse
Open daily 11:30am-10pm

Sweet advice: For a refreshing drink on a hot day, check out the lemon ice.


5655 Secor Road, Toledo
5908 W. Sylvania Ave., Toledo

Sweet advice: With so many flavors it can be hard to choose, so try the 4 Scoop Sampler!

Jacky’s Depot

130 W. Dudley St. #C, Maumee
Open daily 12pm-10pm

Sweet advice: There are always at least two vegan homemade ice cream flavors in the dip case, and flavors tend to change weekly.

Mayberry Ice Cream

5645 Mayberry Sq., Sylvania
Open daily 11am-9pm

Sweet advice: Mayberry Ice Cream offers a variety of flavors, and also serves coffee!

Mr. Freeze

2031 N. McCord Rd., Toledo
Open daily 12pm-10pm
627 W. South Boundary St., Perrysburg
Open daily 11am-10pm

Sweet advice: You definitely get your money’s worth at Mr. Freeze with their big serving sizes of all your favorite ice cream.

Mr. G’s Barn

6756 Hill Ave., Toledo
Open Monday-Saturday
11am-9pm; Sunday 12pm-9pm

Sweet advice: Grab one of Mr. G’s Barn’s unique sundaes and a chili dog for a delicious dinner.


1244 W Alexis Road, Toledo
Open Mon.- Sun., 12-9pm

325 S. Fearing Blvd., Toledo
Open Mon.-Sat. 11am-9pm

4672 Monroe St, Toledo
Open Mon.-Sat. 11am-9pm;
Sun. 12pm-9pm

2701 Dorr St., Toledo
Open Mon.-Sat. 11am-9pm;
Sunday 12pm-9pm

904 Clark St., Holland
Open Mon.-Sat. 11am-9pm;
Sunday 12pm-9pm

Sweet advice: A chili dog and Netty’s freeze are always a great combo

O-Deer Diner

416 Louisiana Ave, Perrysburg
Open daily 11am-9pm

Sweet advice: Stop by on a Saturday night this summer for ice cream and an outdoor movie at 140 E. Indiana Ave.

Penguin Palace

2117 River Rd., Maumee
Open daily 11am-10pm

Sweet advice: Give their speciality sundaes a try.

Sundae Station

1240 W. Wooster St #B, Bowling Green
Open Monday-Saturday 11am-9pm;
Sunday 12pm-9pm

Sweet advice: Offers dairy free options that are great for dietary restrictions, and they boast a large food menu.

Sweet Retreat

1276 Michigan Ave., Waterville
Open Monday-Saturday 11am-10pm; Sunday 12pm-10pm

Sweet advice: A new flavor of WowCow soft serve (a healthier sweet treat option) and Fruit Whip is offered weekly.

Timbo’s Cones & Coneys

5437 W. Alexis Rd., Sylvania
Open Monday-Saturday 11am-10pm;
Sunday 12pm-10pm

Sweet advice: Grab a shake and a world famous coney dog.