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Boise’s sweetest spots for cold treats

Delsa’s Ice Cream Parlour

7923 W. Ustick Road, Boise
Owners: Nick and Yana West

  • In business for 60 years
  • Homemade ice cream and diner-style food
  • USA Today’s seventh best ice cream parlor in America
  • Most popular flavor: lemon custard
  • Mini-venue available to host parties up to 200

Small Cakes

9050 W. Overland Road #130, Boise
Owner: Michelle Jacobs

  • Twelve flavors of homemade ice cream, cupcakes and a coffee bar
  • Featured on Food Network’s Cupcake Wars
  • Free tastings
  • Drive-up window
  • Unique ice cream flavors: maple cheesecake bacon, orange creamsicle and cupcake infused ice cream
  • Specialty treat: ice cream cookie sandwiches

Sarsaparilla’s Ice Cream Parlor

101 Montgomery St., Idaho City
Owner: Becky Gilbert

  • Opened for business in 1984
  • Homemade ice cream, sodas and gifts
  • Enjoy the player piano music
  • Homemade waffle cones
  • Find a Jelly Belly in the bottom of each cone
  • Most popular flavor: Huckleberry

Goody’s Soda Fountain & Candy Store

Owner: Brett Palmateer
1502 N. 13th Street, Boise

  • Ice cream, soda fountain, chocolates and candy
  • Swedish-style, handmade cones, fresh daily
  • Popular flavor: crème de coconut