It’s National Eat Ice Cream for Breakfast Day! Birmingham has so many great spots for you to grab a bite of ice cream even in the morning. We’ve gathered some of the best places to celebrate this day. Keep reading to get the scoop on where to grab a cold sweet treat.
1. La Sabrosita Ice Cream Shop
Ice cream biters, you’ll love La Sabrosita’s unique sweet treats. They have all sorts of fun pops for you to bite into!
Although it’s not ice cream, you should try their mangonada—a frozen sweet treat with mango slices and chili powder.
2. Big Spoon Creamery
Big Spoon Creamery is a small batch, artisan ice cream company in Avondale and Homewood. We love their cool flavors that are made with fresh, local ingredients.
They also have vegan options like blood orange sorbet that makes for a perfect morning ice cream snack.
- Address: 4000 3rd Avenue South, #104, Birmingham, AL 35222 | 927 Oxmoor Road, Homewood, Alabama 35209
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3. Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream
Jeni’s is trying to break the world record with the most people eating ice cream for breakfast. Support this ice cream shop on their sweet treat endeavor!
They even released a new breakfast flavor for this event—Maple Soaked Pancakes. Before you go, just know you can trust me on how delicious this ice cream flavor truly is. It’s the best maple ice cream out there.
4. Cookie Dough Magic
Remember all the times you were denied cookie dough as a kid? Well, now you can heal your inner child by indulging in their birthday cake cookie dough flavor. You can also get it served in a cone—sweet!
5. NOLA Ice
The NOLA Ice stall at the Pizitz carries tons of flavors, including cream-based and sugar-free flavors. The possibilities truly are endless.
- Location: (Pizitz) 1821 2nd Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35233 | Follow Nola Ice on Facebook to keep up with the yellow truck.
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6. Sugar & Ice Dessert Truck
This food truck does not fall short in the sweet treats category. They offer shaved ice, ice cream, fresh-squeezed lemonade, fresh baked cookies and custom cookie sandwiches. This is THE place for people with a major sweet tooth.
7. Bendy’s Cookies & Cream
Nothing beats cookies and ice cream! At Bendy’s, they offer a variety of ice cream flavors like Chocolate, Strawberry Buttermilk and Maple Praline Pecan. Whichever flavor you choose can be paired with cookies like Chocolate Chip, M&M or Snickerdoodle.
- Location: Follow their Facebook to find out where their truck is parked.
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What’s your favorite place to get cold sweet treats in Birmingham? Let us know @BhamNow.