Ice Cream Shop Roundup

Area creameries give Toledo families two scoops of happiness

We are determined to enjoy the final days of summer, and there’s no better way than sitting outside with a scoop or two of your favorite ice cream. Luckily, the Toledo area has a slew of options for lovers of the sweet stuff! We included some of our favorite offerings and reviews from local customers so you can enjoy them before many close for the season. Did we miss any? Don’t forget to fill us in on your favorite spots!

North Toledo


Fritzie Freeze

5137 Summit St.
2pm-8pm, Monday-Friday
Noon-9pm, Saturday-Sunday

Customer review: “It is an excellent place to go to in order for you to get ice cream. I would recommend going there 100%!”

South Toledo


Krave Food and Ice Cream

2603 Airport Hwy.
2pm-8pm, Monday-Saturday

Customer review: “The food is always fresh and delicious, and the workers are always very nice. Great food!”


Mr. G’s Barn

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

Customer review: “A good, traditional style ice cream and hot dog stand. It’s very busy on a summer Saturday evening, especially the drive-through. There were plenty of parking spaces available, so we parked and went inside where we were served in good time. Service is friendly and courteous.”



2701 Dorr St.
Monday-Saturday, 11am-8pm
Sunday, 12-8pm

325 S. Fearing Blvd.
11am-9pm, Monday-Saturday
Noon-9pm, Sunday

Customer review: “Their dogs are the best, and the ice cream is to die for!”


Shivers Ice Cream

2425 Key St.

Customer review:The coconut ice cream is amazing!”


East Toledo


Deb’s Soft Kreme

1326 Navarre Ave.
2pm-9pm, Monday-Sunday


West Toledo


Cold Stone Creamery 

4038 Talmadge Rd.
12pm-10pm, daily

Customer review: “We enjoyed dessert here a couple of times recently. Each time the two different creations that we got were delicious. The staff was friendly, and the atmosphere of the restaurant was inviting. We recommend this for ice cream desserts you do not get elsewhere.”


Handel’s Homemade Ice Cream

5655 Secor Rd.
Noon-10pm, daily

Customer review: “So I had that moment where the craving for quality ice cream was uncontainable. I took to the internet to research quality ice cream shops near me. Found Handel’s for the first time and ended up going twice during the same week because they were so good! Customer service is excellent and they even have a drive thru at the location I went to in Toledo. You will enjoy your visit for sure!”



1244 W Alexis Rd.
11am-8pm, Monday-Saturday
Noon-8pm, Sunday

Customer reviews: “Two chili dogs and sitting at a picnic table outside takes me back to when I helped coach little league baseball, and we would go for ice cream. Great memories and good hot dogs.”


Pa Jollys

2106 W Sylvania Ave.
11:30am-9pm, Monday-Thursday and Sunday
11:30am-10pm, Friday-Saturday

Customer review: “Awesome ice cream!! Would definitely go back again and again and again. Employees were very friendly.” 


Sparky’s Donuts and Ice Cream

1357 W Sylvania Ave.
11am-8pm, Tuesday
7am-8pm, Wednesday-Friday
8am-9pm, Saturday-Sunday

Customer review: “Also a great place for good donuts, they have good choices and prices are reasonable. They are open very early with easy in and out.”




Mr. Freeze

2031 N McCord Rd.
Hours: 11am-9pm, Monday-Sunday

Customer review: “Best soft serve sundaes I’ve ever had! Great portions and toppings for the price. Especially like the fact that they not only have soft serve ice cream but also soft serve frozen yogurt & Newberry soft serve for those with diet restrictions or lactose intolerances.”


Charlie’s Homemade Ice Cream and Edibles

6600 W Sylvania Ave.
11:30 am-9pm, Monday-Friday
Noon-9pm, Saturday-Sunday

Customer review: “My sons and I stopped in the other day for a quick treat. It was our first visit. The guy behind the counter was very nice and helpful. I ordered a chocolate milkshake, while my sons enjoyed their drumstick and waffle cones. The killer chocolate ice cream is heavenly. Prices are reasonable as well.”


Mayberry Ice Cream LLC

5645 Mayberry Square
4pm-9pm, Monday-Friday
Noon-9pm, Saturday-Sunday

Customer review: “We had a great time! The ice cream and staff are amazing! My mother and grandson were so excited … and so was I!”


Timbo’s Cones and Coney’s

5437 W Alexis Rd.
11am-9pm, Monday-Saturday
Noon-9pm, Sunday

Customer review: “I’ve been going here for 19 years and love it every time. The menu expands every season and the hits keep coming. The Buckeye sundae is where it’s at for me. Chili dogs are great and you can’t go wrong with chili fries. The family running it are good people, and they treat people right! Great spot for a quick bite!”



Mr. Freeze

627 S. Boundary Rd.
Hours: Monday- Sunday, 11am-9pm.

Nedley’s Ice Cream and Coffee Cafe

200 E South Boundary St, Perrysburg, OH 43551



Cold Stone Creamery 

479 W. Dussel Rd.
12pm-10pm, daily


Penguin Palace

2117 River Rd.
3-9pm, daily

Customer review: “This shop was remodeled last year. Looks very nice. The ice cream is served in large portions and you get a very nice amount for an inexpensive price. It is a nice family stop.”






Chitter Chatter Ice Cream

8144 Airport Hwy.
11am-9pm, Monday-Saturday
Noon-9pm, Sunday



904 Clark St.
11am-8pm, Monday-Saturday
Noon-8pm, Sunday




General’s Ice Cream

6751 Providence St.
3pm-9pm, Monday-Friday
11:30am-9:30pm, Saturday-Sunday

Customer Review: “General’s Ice Cream is a quaint little shop that is right on the south fork of the Cannonball Trail in Whitehouse. Really nice stopover during that bike hike. Hard scooped ice cream and a nice variety really help cool you down. My favorite are the sundaes, as they are the old-fashioned kind.”




Sweet Retreat

1276 Michigan Ave.
11am-9pm, Monday-Saturday
Noon-9pm, Sunday

Customer Review: “I love this little shop. I try to avoid eating ice cream, but during the summer, I can’t help myself. Their vanilla ice cream is so good, and so much like I remember as a child. The staff handles my order quickly and are always very polite. This is a nice place to stop on Sunday afternoons and relax on their outdoor patio furniture after a bicycle ride along the trails.”




Edie’s Ice Cream

2349 Woodville Rd.
11am-9pm, Monday-Saturday
1-9pm, Sunday

Customer Reviews: “Lots of choices, huge servings, delicious. Serves 36 different flavors of soft serve. Also has hand-packed ice cream. Some food. But it is the cream and soft serve you want. Worth going.”


Dairy Depot

4160 Navarre Ave.
11am-9pm, Monday-Sunday 

Customer Review: “Love the hard ice creams, hot fudge, and S’mores sundaes.”


Pearson’s Ice Cream

3219 Seaman Rd.
10am-9:30pm, Monday-Sunday 

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