Sweltering temperatures are a staple of Southern summers, so what better excuse to dive into a delicious scoop of ice cream? We've rounded up a list of the best spots to grab a cone, cup or concoction like sundaes, ice cream sandwiches or even Udder Explosion Nachos. Beware of brain freeze!
This road-side stand has been a Nashville staple for over 50 years and serves up the best dip cone in town!
Timeless, hand-churned ice cream in old-fashioned Southern flavors is Bradley's Creamery's signature.
Step inside this old-school soda shop and you'll immediately find yourself craving banana splits, sundaes and milkshakes.
The downtown Goo Goo Shop includes a Dessert Bar that features an assortment of ice cream-centric treats, such as ice cream cookie sandwiches, sundaes and shakes.
With a dessert menu that includes milkshakes, ice cream sandwiches and old-fashioned floats, grilled cheese and tater tots aren't the only reasons to stop by the Melt Shop.
Jeni's has a cult-like following in Nashville & the 12 South location is always packed with tourists and locals alike, regardless of time of day or season!
Mike's homemade ice cream is a creamy, chilly heaven in the middle of downtown.
With cookie dough sandwiches, ice cream sandwiches and ice cream floats, this roaming food truck is anything but your typical ice cream shop!
The sweet smells will lure you in, but the crazy delicious flavors will have you coming back for more. This mom-and-pop ice cream shop doles out artisan ice cream and wacky flavors that work.
Forget sundaes—The Soda Parlor serves up Waffle Mondaes, which are made up of waffles, a variety of ice cream flavors, cookie dough butter and an assortment of toppings, such as whipped cream, hot fudge, graham crackers and more.
From a Mississippi Mud Slide to ice cream sandwiches and Udder Explosion Nachos (won't find that on an ice cream menu just anywhere!), Two Fat Men set themselves apart with elaborate options.