185 Best Ice Cream Shop Names

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If you’re looking for the perfect name for your ice cream shop, look no further. These are sure to catch the attention of everyone who walks into your shop, no matter what type of ice cream you’ll be serving.

This list of 185 ice cream shop names includes some of the most creative and clever names online. It includes puns, wordplay, and even music references.

Finding a good ice cream shop name can be as challenging as finding the perfect ice cream flavor.

The first step to naming your own ice cream shop is to come up with some keywords. 

  • What are your most popular ice creams and flavors?
  • Are you going to have a mascot?
  • What do you want your business to be known for?

Come up with a list of your keywords, and then combine them with names in our list of the best ice cream shop names.

We then end the article with 3 essential tips on how to name your ice cream parlor.

Ice Cream Parlor Names

Be sure to review this list carefully, because you never know which one may be the best one to name your ice cream parlor.

Clever Ice Cream Parlor Name Ideas
Catchy Ice Cream Business Names
Cool Ice Cream Parlor Names
Creative Ice Cream Shop Name Ideas
Unique Ice Cream Shop Names
Retro Ice Cream Parlor Names
Cute Ice Cream Shop Name Inspiration
Classy Ice Cream Shop Names
Italian Ice Cream Shop Names

Clever Ice Cream Parlor Name Ideas

  • Gelato Corner
  • The Scoop Factory
  • Soft Temptation
  • Parfait Supreme
  • Cream Chix
  • Ben & Florentine
  • Cold Swirl
  • Snowberry
  • Ice Candy Paradise
  • Penguin Lounge
  • Frost Scoops
  • Iceaholic
  • Twirl My Love
  • The Cold Ball
  • Sorbet Amadeus
  • Ice Cream Barons
  • Ice Box
  • Ice Cream United
Ice Cream Quote by Howard Johnson "I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream!"

Catchy Ice Cream Business Names

  • Oasis Ice Creams
  • YumYum Scoop
  • Glacial Creations
  • Cup N Swirl
  • Tropicana Gelato
  • Scoops Paradise
  • Cone & Crunch
  • Gelato Boy
  • Ice Cream Fix
  • Palace Scoops
  • Glitz Vanilla
  • Split Supreme 
  • Zip Ice Cream
  • Creamy Crafters
  • Icelux
  • Dream Cream
  • The Coolest Cone
  • Popsicle Palace
  • Creme de la Mousse
Ice Cream Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson "We dare not trust our wit for making our house pleasant to our friend, and so we buy ice cream."

Cool Ice Cream Parlor Names

  • Frozen Temptations
  • Frosty Treats
  • La Vida Gelato
  • Penguin Creamery
  • Cool Dandy
  • Penguin’s Cafe
  • Presto Gelato
  • Frozen Sensation
  • The Original Scoops
  • Mama Frost
  • L’Atelier de Creme
  • Swedishcool
  • Icezilla
  • Glacier Shop
  • Polar Perfection
  • Ice Age
  • Swirl Fusion
  • Dulce Rival
  • Lavish Scoop
  • Saffire Sorbet
  • Creme de la Rosa
  • Eiswerk
Ice Cream Quote by Voltaire "Ice cream is exquisite. What a pity it isn't illegal"

Creative Ice Cream Shop Name Ideas

  • Frozen Tango
  • La Belle Glacée
  • Zing
  • Royalty Creme
  • Crème Dulce
  • Cream Fizz
  • Coco Cool Creamery
  • Frozen Nouveau
  • Polar Fuel
  • Nirvana Ice Cream
  • Wanderlust Ice
  • Munch Ice Crean
  • Softeia
  • Cold Love
  • Soul Zebra Ice Cream
  • Ice Queen
  • Dulceria Parfait
  • Amadeo
  • Sweetopia Gelato
  • Zorba’s Creamery
Ice Cream Quote by George Bernard Shaw "There is no sincerer love than the love of ice cream"

Unique Ice Cream Shop Names

  • Swirl ‘n Shake
  • Nova Ice Cream
  • Creamsicle Palace
  • Delight of Summer
  • Delight’s Gelato
  • Zeus Ice Cream
  • Fresco Frozen
  • La Vie Crème
  • Frozen presto
  • Sweet Gaia
  • The Penguin Parlor
  • Lush Scoops
  • Secret Ice
  • Elixir Ice Cream
  • Scoop N’ Sweats
  • Glacial Scoop
  • Creamy Frenzy
  • Stacked Icecream
  • Sweet Freez
  • Santorini Creamery
Ice Cream Quote by Keegan Allen "When everyone has let you down… You still have ice cream"

Retro Ice Cream Parlor Names

  • Calypso Ice Creamery
  • Creamery Parlor
  • Hollywood Milk Bar
  • Ice Cream Heaven
  • Joy Cream Club
  • Frozen Minty
  • Vintage Charm
  • Ice Cream Palace
  • Polar Magma
  • Swirl ‘N’ Crush
  • The Whole Scoop
  • King Whipped
  • Aroma Ice Cream
  • Angel Ice
  • Sumo Scoops
  • Magma
  • Ritzy
  • Iceadora
  • Planet Ice Cream
  • Majestic Meltz
  • Euphoria
Ice Creame Quote by Taylor Swift "I'd rather be at home and eat ice cream than go out and get wasted"

Cute Ice Cream Shop Name Inspiration

  • Yogis Nosh
  • The Nutty Scoop
  • Coneheads
  • Koolkat’s Treats
  • Creamery D’Amour
  • Cone Creations
  • Penguin Superior
  • Ice Bear Delight
  • Creamooze
  • Penguin Takeout
  • Fudginess
  • Mama Sorbet
  • La Fudge Creamery
  • Creamista
  • Penguin’s Cone
Ice Cream Quote by Wallace Stevens "The only emperor is the emperor of ice cream"

Classy Ice Cream Shop Names

  • Glace Fraiche
  • La Femme Glacée
  • Palais Gelato
  • Gelato de Paris
  • Glace de Ville
  • La Chateau Gelato
  • Royal Creamery
  • Bonjour Gelato
  • Creme de la Bouche
  • La Gourmandise
  • Crème of the World
  • Pierre le Glacier
  • Gelato Superior
  • Ménage Créme
  • Affogato Parfait
  • Dolce Riche
  • La Bonheur
Ice Cream Quote by Jenna Evans Welch "Gelato. Italian ice cream. The greatest thing that will ever happen to you"

Italian Ice Cream Shop Names

  • Lilo & Gino’s
  • La Dolce Gelateria
  • Lola Gelato
  • La Favorita
  • Affogato La Gatti
  • Gelati d’Alberto
  • Mio D’Amore
  • La Prima Gelato
  • Gelateria Badiani
  • Sorbet Amaretto
  • Gelateria I Caruso
  • Zeno  Gelato
  • Gelateria Gianni
  • Gelateria Sottozero
  • Dolcemente
  • Fatamorgana
  • Crema
  • Artico
  • Gelateria Popolare
  • Il Pinguino
  • Paganelli Gelato
  • Dolci Gelateria
  • Gelateria La Romana

3 things to consider when naming your ice cream shop

1. Start with considering your offering and your customers:

  • What type of ice cream shop is it? order window and outside seating, indoor seating, etc.
  • What kind of ice cream do you sell? gelato, sorbet, frozen yogurt, etc.
  • What is the atmosphere of your shop? elegant, family-oriented, on the corner, etc.
  • Which neighborhood or district is your parlor located in? Soho, Times Square, New York City, etc.
  • What type of customers do you have? kids, couples, office workers, etc.

2. What are your values and background:

Consider your business values first. What story do you tell your customers with your name?

Effective marketing is based on articulating and extending a harmonious concept from the inside out. Communicating what defines your business is how to engage potential customers because it puts your story and ice cream shop brand in context.

3. The best ice cream parlor names often have a good story behind their name

See if you can find some interesting story or fact about the history of your building or the neighborhood and name your ice cream shop after that. 


We hope this article will help you to come up with a clever name for your ice cream shop. It might seem like a daunting task to come up with a short, catchy name, but it can be a lot easier than you think.

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