Who doesn’t love ice cream? It’s the sweet cold treat that has been enjoyed since the times of ancient Persia and China.
We love ice cream, and Carroll County has some great spots to get some, which is why we wanted to put together this Ultimate guide to ice cream in Carroll County. All rankings were taken from Yelp.
1. Hoffman’s Ice Cream and Deli
Hoffman’s Ice Cream and Deli is a favorite among Westminster residents, and for good reason. They’ve been reviewed 78 times and have an average rating of 4.5 stars.
Hoffman’s is located at 934 Washington Rd Westminster, MD 21157.
2. Old School Ice Cream
Another Westminster joint, Old School Ice Cream serves up delicious sweet treats. They’ve only been reviewed 9 times but have an average overall rating of 4 stars.
Old School Ice Cream is located at 4211 Ridge Rd Westminster, MD 21157.
3. The Cow
In addition to just ice cream, The Cow also serves up gelati and Italian ice. They’ve been reviewed 17 times and have an average rating of 3.5 stars.
The Cow is located at 473 Baltimore Blvd Westminster, MD 21157.
4. Simmons Homemade Ice Cream Store
Simmons has been serving Hampstead for a long time, and Hampstead has enjoyed every moment, and every scoop. While they have a five star average, they’ve only been reviewed 3 times.
Simmons Homemade Ice Cream Store is located at 2841 Snydersburg Rd Hampstead, MD 21074.
5. Norwood Ice Cream and Candy Company
Norwood Ice Cream and Candy Company has been serving up delicious treats in Sykesville for a while, something Sykesville is thankful for. They have been reviewed only 7 times but have a perfect 5 star rating.
Norwood Ice Cream and Candy Company is located at 7556 Main St Sykesville, MD 21784.
6. JJ Hoffman’s Creamery
Reviewed 11 times with an average of 4.5 stars, JJ Hoffman’s Creamery is a great place to get a cone and some scoops.
JJ Hoffman’s Creamery is located at 841 S Main St. Ste G Hampstead, MD 21074.
7. The Sundae Shack
The Sundae Shack is a great place to get some soft-serve. They have been reviewed just 4 times, but have a perfect 5 star rating.
The Sundae Shack is located at 15513 Hanover Pike Upperco, MD 21155.
8. Twin Kiss Carry Out
Westminster sure is lucky to have so many great places to get a delicious frozen treat. Twin Kiss Carry Out has been reviewed just 2 times, but has a perfect 5 star rating.
Twin Kiss Carry Out is located at 15 Baltimore Blvd Westminster, MD 21157.
9. Tropical Island Soft Serve and Snoballs
In addition to some tasty soft serve, Tropical Island also serves up fruity and cool snoballs. They’ve been reviewed 3 times and have a 5 star rating.
Tropical Island Soft Serve and Snoballs is located at Rt 30 and Deep Run Rd Manchester, MD 21102.
10. Firehouse Creamery
Firehouse Creamery has an average rating of 4.5 stars, but has been reviewed just 3 times.
Firehouse Creamery is located at 7610 Main St. Sykesville, Maryland 21784.
11. Jimmie Cone
This Mt. Airy spot has been reviewed 36 times and maintains an average rating of 4.5 stars. Check out Jimmie Cone!
Jimmie Cone is located at 1312 Main St. Mount Airy, MD 20872.
12. Victor’s Italian Ice
If you’re ever in the Eldersburg area, you may want to stop by Victor’s Italian Ice, where they sell ice cream and frozen yogurt in addition to their Italian ice. They have only a single Yelp review, but at least it’s a 5 star one!
Victor’s Italian Ice is located at 6112 Old Bartholow Rd. Eldersburg, MD 21784.