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The 10 Best Ice Cream Shops near Albany

Updated: March 22, 2021

Figuring out which ones are Albany’s finest restaurants has never been easier. To get you the definitive list of the best restaurants, we reviewed the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Scroll down to compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours, making your decision easier than ever.

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Mr Dewie's Cashew Creamery

American
Albany, Lower Solano
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

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Fentons Creamery

American
Oakland, Piedmont Avenue
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Miharu Ice Cream

American
Oakland, Hawthorne
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

Caravaggio Gelato Lab

Italian
Berkeley
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Almare Gelato Italiano

Italian
Berkeley, Downown Berkeley
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Tara's Organic Ice Cream

Berkeley
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Little Gem Belgian Waffles

Berkeley
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5

Little Giant Ice Cream

Oakland, Downtown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Curbside Creamery

American
Oakland, Temescal
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Smitten Ice Cream

Oakland, Rockridge
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

How did we curate this list?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. These results are brought to you by Feastfox, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 28808 Albany restaurants, 3104661 reviews, and 1901 top lists and articles from the likes of Red Tricycle, Eater and 510 Families. Yes, we even looked at Red Tricycle - The Ultimate Ice Cream List Is Here!, Eater - The 14 Best Ice Cream Flavors in San Francisco and 510 Families - Ten Best Ice Cream Places In Oakland, Berkeley, And Beyond to pull this list together. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal as the industry adapts to COVID-19. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. These ten options are sure to delight.

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