Cool off in Oshawa with a visit to these local ice cream parlours:
Hollywood Cone Check your diet at the door, because this downtown Oshawa ice cream hotspot always draws a crowd for their soft serve vanilla, chocolate or swirl ice cream cones, Mutant Shakes, Slushies or old-fashioned soda floats. Open year round. 1 Simcoe Street North.
Scoops It may be attached to a motel that’s straight from your family’s 1982 cross Canada road trip, but this friendly spot serves big cones packed with delicious Kawartha Dairy ice cream. Open seasonally. 1607 King St. E., Courtice
Jubilee Catering at Lakeview Park Ice cream cones at this Lakeview Park are seriously huge, and even the $1.67 kiddie cone is a generous portion. If you’re really hungry, for around $3, you can get a massive double scoop of Ontario-made ice cream that will satisfy even the biggest ice cream craving. Open seasonally. 55 Lakeview Park Ave.
Rachel’s Chips and Cones A traditional food truck that also serves ice cream cones, sundaes, and milkshakes. Open seasonally. 1188 Simcoe Street South.
Crepe Culture This downtown Oshawa cafe serves scooped ice cream cones plus smoothie bowls with names like Kalevocado and Strawbana.
Ice Bar Dessert Cafe Find Korean ice cream desserts like Injeolmi Toast, Bingsu, plus scooped ice cream in cones or waffles. 10 Simcoe Street North, Oshawa.