Best Ice Cream in Billings

Best Ice Cream in Billings
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Arielle Sanchez
August 23, 2019

We all scream for ice cream, especially when the weather is hot in Billings, MT. Luckily, there are no shortage of ice cream spots in this local region. Whether you’re in the mood for frozen yogurt, a local-favorite ice cream shop, or a delicious sundae, Billings has plenty of great ice cream shops to visit. When looking for ice cream Billings, MT, check out these locations. Afterwards, consider checking out what else MT has to offer such as Yellowstone Winery.

Big Dipper Ice Cream

Do you want to enjoy some of the most delicious ice cream around? Named one of America’s Best by Food and Wine Magazine and USA Today among others, Big Dipper Ice Cream offers homemade ice cream made on sight as well as milkshakes, floats and more. Once review said, “the ice cream is amazing! Delicious and creamy. Highly recommend!”. Try out for yourself and see if Big Dipper Ice cream hits the spot.

Wilcoxson’s Ice Cream

Since 1912, this ice cream establishment has been a “go-to” location when locals want ice cream. So it’s no surprise that its been chosen as Best Ice Cream by the Billings Gazette Readers’ Choice Awards. One happy customer said, “if you haven’t had it, try it. It is bar none the best ice cream on the planet”. Make sure you try the huckleberry fudge or the huckleberry ice cream sandwiches.


This local, family owned businesses offers 24 awesome flavors of frozen yogurts, ice cream and sorbets. Once you pick your flavor, have fun topping it with various treats such as candies, cookies, cereals, fresh fruit, nuts and more! One local stated its “some of the best frozen yogurt flavors I’ve ever found. We will definitely be back!”. Which toppings will you put on your frozen yogurt?SoftiesOne of Billings’ favorite ice cream shops is sure to be Softies. It’s a seasonal soft service ice cream shop that runs from early spring through the beginning of October. For many in Billings, it’s a family tradition, “I’ve been coming here since I was little,'' says one local, “I remember all the way in elementary school coming here after school as a fun treat with my friends”. You’ll find Softies located at 2407 Broadwater Ave, Billings, MT 59102.

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