Earnest Ice Cream
The salted caramel is stuff of legend for good reason.
3992 Fraser Street, Vancouver, (604) 428-0697
1829 Quebec Street, Vancouver, (778) 379-0697
Winner of several worldwide gelato competitions, and everything is made from scratch on site.
1001 West Cordova Street & 1089 Marinaside Crescent, (604) 569-1010
Chocolate chocolate chip is a universal kid-pleaser. Beware, they charge for extra cups.
88 East 1st Ave, Vancouver, (604) 879-9011
La Casa Gelato
Rice gelato! Durian! They literally have 500 flavours.
1033 Venables, Vancouver, (604) 251-3211
Rain or Shine Ice Cream
Unique toppings like lemon olive oil, fig balsamic reduction, and toffee brittle. Super milkshakes.
#102-1926 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver, (604) 428-7246
Soft serve made with organic local Avalon milk … and topped with Oreos if you want. Mmmm.
25 Alexander Street, Vancouver, (604) 559-2071
Johnny’s Pops (summer only)
Artisan Popsicles from a bicycle cart – strawberry balsamic is our favourite. Okay, blueberry mojito a close second.
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Erin McGann is the former Managing Editor for Vancouver Mom and Toronto Mom Now. She drinks just a bit too much coffee, is a bit obsessed about sourcing local food, plays the cello moderately well, spends too much time on Twitter, keeps honeybees on a rooftop, and has a thing for single-malt whisky. Erin is working on a novel set in turn-of-the-century Vancouver, which her husband, son and dog have to hear about all the time, and also blogs at Erin at Large.