“I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for Ice Cream!” Well, get ready to scream because June 7th is National Chocolate Ice Cream Day making it the perfect day to grab a scoop (or two or three) of Ice cream from one of these Pittsburgh-area ice cream parlors!
The Milkshake Factory – Downtown & South Side
Soothing your sweet craving in the Downtown or South Side areas of Pittsburgh is made easy by the Milk Shake Factory, Pittsburgh’s premier milkshake and chocolate destination! Their menu lives up to their name serving up some of the tastiest gourmet milkshakes you have ever tasted, but is also filled with Ice Cream Sundaes, Classic Ice Cream Sodas, and even homemade chocolate!
Millie’s Homemade Ice Cream in Shadyside
Millie’s Homemade Ice Cream Scoops up flavors that most ice cream shops have never even imagined, but don’t worry, they won’t have you missing out on your chocolate for National Chocolate Ice Cream Day! If you aren’t in the mood for chocolate though, you can always try a more daring flavor! Want to share your favorite Millie’s flavor with out of town friends and family? They will even ship their ice cream all over the country!
Antney’s in West End
Antney’s is another local favorite that serves up classic flavors along with many unique flavors for people who have a more daring palette! This place even makes a special frozen treat for your dog called the “Pup Cup”! So, when you head to get your scoop on National Chocolate Ice Cream Day, get your four-legged friend a homemade frozen treat that is made with peanut butter and bananas!
Dave & Andy’s in Oakland
From a block away from Dave and Andy’s Homemade Ice Cream in Oakland, you can begin to smell the homemade waffle cones. This is when you know you are getting close to something truly special. You may not even be in the mood for something sweet, but that smell just draws you into the shop, and you won’t regret that it did! Dave & Andy’s is the place to get a scoop or two if you are in the Oakland area. There is no denying that they have the market cornered on your old-time favorites and even have some surprise flavors that rotate through the menu for foodies that want something a little different!
June 7th may be National Chocolate Ice Cream Day, but honestly, with the amazing ice cream parlors we have in Pittsburgh do we need a special reason to go get a scoop?! Hop into a Dean Honda vehicle and drive there every day of the week!