You could argue that ice cream is the ultimate food. It’s comforting and versatile. And it’s fun to try all the ice cream places where you live. Our fave ice cream shops in Memphis, TN are the perfect reason to get out of your Memphis apartment.

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La Michoacana

This little ice cream shop serves ice cream and popsicles. They serve traditional flavors as well as interesting ones like Ferrero Rocher, coconut, and avocado. You can even get a banana split.

Two hands holding ice cream pops.
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Yolo Rollo

This place serves their ice cream rolled into little spirals. You can get toppings and watch them make your ice cream. They have traditional flavors like vanilla and chocolate, but they also have flavors like matcha and mango.

Chocolate-topped ice cream treat.

Margie’s 901

Margie’s has a large selection of sweet treats. You can get regular ice cream, shakes, floats, ice cream sandwiches, and ice cream cupcakes. Their flavor list is huge. They also have no sugar and non-dairy options.

Ice cream shop selection.
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Rollin’ Sweets

This ice cream shop makes rolled ice cream and milkshakes. They use fresh ingredients like real fruit when they make their ice cream. If you can’t choose a flavor, order the “Don’t Make Me Choose” and get a combination of their flavors.

woman drinks coffee near ice cream.

Levee Coffee and Creamery

At this shop you can get great coffee and ice cream. They serve ice cream in a cup or cone and you can get espresso shots added to your ice cream. The best part about this shop is you can have unlimited toppings for only a dollar. Make sure to check out their special menu items, like ice cream floats.