Looking for a treat to cool you down in this sweltering Toronto heat? We’ve got you covered.
For Torontonians on the hunt for a tasty (and chilly) treat, we’ve put together some of our favourite treats to cool you down in the city. If you’re looking for a beverage instead, take a look at our list of the best lemonade in Toronto.
Ice Cream Tacos – Booyah Inc.
Change up your taco Tuesdays with this sweet treat. Ice cream tacos complete with chocolate, black raspberry thunder, cotton candy, whipped cream and topped with Skor pieces and skittles? Don’t mind if I do.
Birthday Cake Ice Cream Sandwich – Bang Bang Ice Cream + Bakery
How can you turn down a birthday cake treat? Bang Bang’s birthday cake ice cream sandwich wedges ice cream of your choice between two birthday cake cookies. Definitely can’t resist this tasty treat on a hot day.
Churro Cones – Pancho’s Bakery
Pancho’s Bakery is located in the heart of Kensington. This Toronto hot spot boasts the Instagram-famous churro cone. Topped with ice cream and sprinkled with fruit loops, this delicious treat is definitely worth a double tap.
Pollarolls – Arctic Bites
Thai-style rolled ice cream is quickly becoming all the rage in TO. What’s even better is that you can watch your cool creation as it’s being made. Boasting flavours like Peanut Butter Nutella and Blueberry Lavender, you’ve got to grab yourself some Arctic Bites.
Cereal Milk Ice Cream – Momofuku Milk Bar
If you haven’t tried out the Cereal Milk Ice Cream at the Momofuku Milk Bar, what are you doing? The go-to summer treat tastes exactly like leftover cereal milk after a bowl of Frosted Flakes. Plus, the ice cream comes coated in some tasty crushed up cereal to top it all off!
Decked out Ice Cream Cones – Dutch Dreams
Toronto’s favourite Dutch ice cream shop, Dutch Dreams, boasts a pretty epic menu. Serving up everything from hot fudge sundaes to massive banana splits, you’ve got to give it a try. You can go for a classic ice cream cone or glam it up with your favourite toppings.
Gourmet Ice Cream Sandwiches – Bakerbots Baking
Skip the boxed ice cream sandwiches and head straight for the homemade kind. Not only do they offer ice cream artfully squished between two homemade cookies, but you can even get a cold treat sandwiched in the middle of a cream puff.
The Cookie Monster – Tom’s Dairy Freeze
Beloved Toronto ice cream joint Tom’s Dairy Freeze is a quintessential summer spot. Cool down with a classic soft serve ice cream with your choice of toppings, or try one of their unique creations. The Cookie Monster is definitely a stand out, with vanilla soft serve ice cream, Oreo, and Raspberry dip.