Here’s the Scoop: Best Ice Cream in Town


Summer has arrived, London is heating up, and it’s time to get the scoop on the best ice cream shops in town. Start your tasty journey at Merla Mae Ice Cream, located at 1080 Adelaide St N. Known for their shakes, ice cream cakes, cones, and of course variety of flavors, it’s a classic shop you don’t want to miss. Try the Skor flavor, Heavenly Hash, Maple Walnut, or a soft serve twist. The dip of the week features the flavors of summer.

The London Ice Cream Company at 43 Base Line Rd W. offers a factory tour right next to its popular shop. From yogurt ice cream to sorbet, milkshakes, no sugar added options, and of course traditional scoops, there are dozens of flavors to sample. Scoops of ice cream include flavors like Southern Ontario cherry cheesecake, chocolate fudge brownie indulgence, and crouching tiger.

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The Marble Slab Creamery is a local chain with small batch flavors located at 3039 Wonderland Rd S. Customize your own mix-ins and check out the handful of seasonal flavors offered each month. Everything is made fresh in-store. Past favorite flavors include blueberry, bourbon butter pecan, and chocolate banana.

New Wave Ice Cream in nearby White Oak is worth the short drive. Set your GPS to 3397 White Oak Rd. to experience traditional hand-crafted ice cream in classic flavors. It’s ice cream done the way it should be with high quality ingredients and world-class service.