The Best Ice Cream on 30A

No trip to the beach is complete without enjoying ice cream! Whether you’re searching for a delightful mid-day snack or an after-dinner treat, ice cream is the way to go! Lucky for you, 30A is home to some of the best ice cream shops along the coast.

Blue Mountain Beach Creamery
Located just off the beach and across the street from Redfish Village is where you’ll find the Blue Mountain Beach Creamery. It’s here that you’ll find a mix of classic and unique homemade ice cream flavors sure to delight the entire family! If you’re judging by the lines outside the shop’s window, you could say that this is the most popular spot for ice cream on 30A.

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Heavenly Shortcakes & Ice Cream
No trip to Seaside is complete without a scoop (or two) of treats from Heavenly's! Enjoy luscious, premium Blue Bell ice cream in a rainbow of traditional flavors or organic and locally made gelato, and even Chocolate Dipped Frozen Key Lime Pie on a Stick! If you’re not in the mood for a cold treat, indulge in strawberry shortcakes, gourmet cookies, and the famous symphony brownie!

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Mr. Freeze at The Hub
Who can resist ice cream and sweet treats after a day at the beach? In addition to flavors that everyone loves like chocolate, vanilla, strawberry, mint chocolate chip, and rocky road, Mr. Freeze offers several rotating special flavors. Come every day and try something different! Low-fat options available.

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The Sugar Shak
The Sugar Shak is a must-try for all things sweet! Locals have dubbed it as “the sweetest place on earth” - and we have to agree! They not only have some of the best ice cream, they also have a variety of candy from floor to ceiling! Be sure to stop by for a scoop when you’re in Rosemary Beach.

The Sugar Shak Facebook Page

Bud & Alley’s
Technically Bud & Alley’s in not an ice cream shop, but if you’ve ever enjoyed the ‘Dream-sicle’, we’re sure you would agree with us that it counts as one! The ‘Dream-sicle’ is the perfect treat for the +21 adults to enjoy after a day at the beach, blended with Licor 43, orange juice, and ice cream. Trust us, you’ll love it.

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Photo Credit: Blue Mountain Beach Creamery, Mr. Freeze at The Hub, and Sugar Shak.

Article by John Wellborn