Best Ice Cream on Anna Maria Island.

June 21, 2016 By Tammy DeLosh

By Tammy DeLosh Food and Fun No Comments

When you spend the day laying on the beach, riding your bikes, playing tennis or just exploring the many tropical preserves, the best relief is Ice Cream. We have tried each place and painstakingly struggled through many flavors. If was grueling, right?  Some of the best memories are walking the town, window shopping with a cone, Sitting on the pier, people watching, or enjoying the seabirds fishing and playing.. Maybe you prefer a sunset walk with your loved ones. Is there really a bad occasion for A handmade delectable cone or tasty ice cream sundae? We hope you find the best one to visit from Your Anna Maria Island Vacation Rental Home.

Small Town Creamery~ has opened the newest Home made Ice Cream and Confections on Anna Maria Island. Homemade fudge candy, gifts and toys are also for sale to keep the kids busy. Comfortable seating to get out of the heat, or take a walk along the shopping Plaza or visit the tropical Birds. Just around the corner from BeachRentals.Mobi, at 5404 Marina Drive Holmes Beach Fl. Right next to The Feast.

If you are on the North side of Anna Maria, at the end of Pine Ave, you will find Two Scoops. Their slogan is Two Scoops For the2 Scoops Price of one. What’s more tempting than having two selections to savor? Set in at the Bay side across from the Anna Maria Historical Pier, you can take the boardwalk to a nice bench or picnic table, sit inside at a Cafe table or take it to go. This old fashioned soda fountain, also serve the best hot dogs, complete with chili and all of the fixins’. They even have a breakfast menu. It’s candy shop and gift items offer something for everyone and located  just across from the Trolley stop, in the BayView Plaza. 101 S Bay Blvd, Anna Maria, FL 34216


Moving along down gulf drive is Dips. Nestled inside of a charming shopping strip, at 9801 Gulf Dr, just South of Ginny’s and Janes. Dip’s is more, the front porch style shops. With an ample selection of ice cream along with candy shop temptations, you can order and relax along the front deck or continue on shopping.  9801 Gulf Dr, Bradenton Beach, FL 34217, United States.

Beach AMIAt the corner of Manatee and Gulf at the Public beach is a well loved Edy’s Ice cream stand along the beach side. When you spend the day at the beach this offers that well needed cool down. Part of your full day enjoying all of the pleasures of this favorited Beach. Featuring breakfast, lunch, dinner, music, beach bar,volleyball, playground, and lifeguard, making planning a day at the beach, complete.


The Holy Cow, Fast Food Restaurant · Ice Cream Parlor · Shopping & Retail  shop. Tiki and checker tables, as well as chalk boards add to the ambience and family the fun. Working Cow Homemade Ice Creams are often sold as part of a Charitable donation. Occasional live music as well as a casual way to get to know your fellow vacationers. The large saltwater fish tank, with shark, Lion fish and Moray Eel are great entertainment,especially if you witness the daily feeding at 7pm. At the Anna Maria Shopping center on E. Bay.  3234 E Bay Dr, Holmes Beach, FL 34217

The CreamIsland Cream   also Big Olaf’s, is on  Gulf Drive just south of Cortez road. Featuring homemade Amish Ice Cream,  as well as a beach gift shop for those creative items you must have. Friendly service and the smoothest blends of luscious flavors, combined with beach view, or indoor seating, makes it easy to make this part of your daily routine. 103 Gulf Dr N ( Formerly Get The Scoop)


Joe’s Eats and Treats.    Boasting the Biggest Scoops on the Island, is now serving breakfast/coffee and lunch as part of their, service. Well known for their Nostalgic style candy store, they feature a large variety of candy, Homemade fudge as well as many sugar free options.South of the round about at Bridge street at  219 Gulf Drive South This elevated shop has a gulf view from the inside and outdoor, patio seating.

Cross the Cortez bridge to 119th street and you are in for a Treat. Tyler’s Homemade Gourmet Ice cream is what many of the Island Restaurants serve for dessert.   Eat in or take a Quart home. They also Vend at most of the social events and festivals. 11904 Cortez Rd W, Cortez, FL 34215  

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