Screaming for Ice Cream? Check out these yummy local spots!

Nothing says summer more than a cold ice cream treat. Looking for some new spots to check out? We’ve gathered the list of the area’s finest scoops.

Now to decide where to go…


CoCo’s Tropical Ice
1 Swanson Rd, Auburn
Flavored ice and gelato

Crystal Caves-Mini Golf
790 Southbridge St, Auburn
Entertainment center with their own homemade ice cream.

Ronnie’s Seafood and Ice Cream Shack
871 Southbridge Rd (Route 20) Auburn
Known for fantastic fried seafood and delicious ice cream.


Cones on the Common
2 Grafton Common, Grafton
(508) 839-4898
Over 30 flavors. Featuring Gifford’s Ice Cream.


1122 Wachusett St, Holden
(508) 829-9429
Large selection of both soft and hard ice cream.  Take out window with a few picnic tables.

Main St, Route 122A, Holden
New to Holden! Hard to choose a flavor with so many options! More than ice cream! An over 100 year family dairy business. Located next door to the Holden Bandstand.  Sunday night summer concerts.


Kimball Farm
1543 Lunenburg Rd, Lancaster
(978) 534-9800
50 amazing flavors. Additional locations in Westford and Carlisle.


Joe’s Drive In 
1673 Main St, Leicester
(508) 892-1900
Classic 1960’s drive in restaurant restored in 2016. Premium hard-packed Richardson’s Farm Ice Cream. Open Memorial Day Weekend-Late August. Thursdays-Sundays. Hours subject to change. Featuring Thursday night Cruise Nights.  Located at the entrance to Leicester Drive In Theater!


Christopher’s Homemade Ice Cream
22 W Street, Millbury
(508) 277-8782
Popular Ice Cream joint with seating inside and out.

Cold Stone Creamery
Shoppes at Blackstone Millbury
National Chain with much more than ice cream and frozen yogurt.

The Ice Cream Parlor
56 Canal St, Millbury


Captain Bob’s Drive In
Routes 140 & 31 Princeton
Hershey’s Ice Cream and fast food type fare cooked to order.


Schultz Farm and Barnside Cafe
163 Maple Ave Rutland
Working farm with local dairy, meats, seasonal items. Great ice cream and new cafe open for breakfast and lunch. Kids will love the farm animals. Play area and swingset.

Rutland Marketplace
26 Pommagusett Rd Rutland
Ice Cream, Frappes and homemade sundaes.

Still Four Corners Restaurant
224 Barre Paxton Rd  ( Route 122) Rutland
Popular fast food restaurant offering ice cream with some indoor and plenty of outdoor seating.


Hebert Candy Mansion
574 Hartford Turnpike, Shrewsbury
This historic building and tourist attraction also has an ice cream window in the summer months. Check out their website for deals including free chocolate with purchase of ice cream and other specials.

iCraze Frozen Yogurt
20 Boston Turnpike, Shrewsbury
(508) 425-3950
Self-serve frozen yogurt with a great topping selection


Rota Spring
117 Chace Hill Rd Sterling
Old Fashion homemade ice cream on a 3rd generation working farm, picnic tables, petting zoo, farm store, fresh produce and beef and homemade specialty items.

Meola’s Ice Cream
110 Leominster Rd, Sterling
Hard to choose a flavor with so many options! More than ice cream! An over 100 year family dairy business. Picnic Tables. Next door to Mulligan’s mini golf.

West Boylston

Pinecroft Dairy
555 Prospect St, West Boylston
Full service restaurant with take out ice cream windows.Lawn area with picnic tables and a small stage for summer Saturday and Sunday night concerts. Check our events page for times and dates on concerts!

Meola’s Ice Cream
165 West  Boylston St, West Boylston
Hard to choose a flavor with so many options! More than ice cream! An over 100 year family dairy business. Plentiful seating and occasional concerts.


West End Creamery
481 Purgatory Rd, Whitinsville
Mini-golf, barnyard jump, a fall maze and of course yummy ice cream!


Berry Fusion Frozen Yogurt
807 Pleasant St, Worcester
Self serve yogurt with lots of flavors and many topping choices!

Gibby’s Famous Ice Cream
50 Sunderland Rd, Worcester
Family owned and operated dairy farm since 1923. Offering over 60 flavors. Their own milk, cheese, eggs. Local produce also available.

Madulka’s Ice Cream
193 Lake Ave Worcester
Over 40 flavors of hard and soft serve ice cream and yogurts.  Great views on Lake Quinsigamond.  Arrive by boat or car! Plenty of seating lakeside.

Tutti Fruitti
121 Gold Star Blvd Worcester
Tutti Frutti is the largest yogurt self serve brand in the US.  All stores are independently owned and operated. Over 100 flavors with a large assortment of toppings.

Wooberry Frozen Yogurt
141 Highland St Worcester
All natural yogurts with 35 topping choices.  They added hard ice cream to the menu in Aug. 2015!

Yoway Cafe and Frozen Yogurt
395 Park Ave Worcester
Frozen Yogurt only, no ice cream. Smoothies, Teas, Coffees and Crepes are a few of the yummy items in addition to the frozen yogurt flavors.

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