GUIDE: 23 places to enjoy frozen desserts in Round Rock, Pflugerville, Hutto

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Beat the triple-digit heat with a refreshing frozen treat. Keep it simple with a classic chocolate and vanilla swirl, or venture into creamy creations of rolled ice cream and nitrogen ice cream. Keep things cool—one lick at a time.

This list is noncomprehensive.

Frozen treats on the menu are for reference only and do not represent all menu items offered.

ROUND ROCK

1. Andy’s Frozen Custard

Andy’s Frozen Custard has specialized in custard desserts, called “concretes,” since the chain first opened in 1986.

1700 E. Palm Valley Blvd., Ste. 800
512-687-2786
www.eatandys.com

Frozen treats on the menu
Custard

2. Creamistry

Creamistry brings science to its ice cream-making practice, using liquid nitrogen to make frozen treats.

201 University Oaks Blvd., Ste. 780
512-243-8113
www.facebook.com/creamistryroundrock

Frozen treats on the menu
Ice cream
Sorbet

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Dairy-free options available

3. Front Porch Frozen Desserts

The family-owned shop has operated in Round Rock since 2013, offering soft-serve ice cream, gelato and custard.

3107 N. I-35,  Ste. 770
512-388-6330
www.frontporchfrozendesserts.com

Frozen treats on the menu
Custard
Frozen yogurt
Gelato
Ice cream

Know before you go
Dairy-free options available

4. Kawaii’s Shaved Ice

Kawaii’s Shaved Ice offers a variety of flavors with its Hawaiian-style shaved ice, ice cream, sundaes and shakes.

113 N. Mays St.
512-388-3050
www.facebook.com/kawaiis-shaved-ice-152488791429727

Frozen treats on the menu
Ice cream
Shaved ice or snow cones

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Cash only

5. Maggie Moo’s

Maggie Moo’s scoops up homemade ice cream for its patrons, along with sorbet, frozen yogurt and ice cream cakes made to order.

150 Sundance Parkway
512-246-9866
www.marbleslab.com

Frozen treats on the menu
Frozen yogurt
Ice cream
Sorbet

6. N2 Cream Co.

This liquid nitrogen ice cream joint features its specialty Dragon Balls frozen treats alongside its more traditional offerings.

4401 N. I-35
512-851-6456
www.facebook.com/n2creamco

Frozen treats on the menu
Frozen yogurt
Gelato
Ice cream
Sorbet

Know before you go
Dairy-free options available

7. Paleteria La Selva

This homemade Mexican ice cream shop also offers paletas, a popsicle-like frozen dessert made with fruit, water and juice.

1208 E. Palm Valley Blvd.
512-244-6431
www.facebook.com/paleterialaselvaicecreamshop

Frozen treats on the menu
Ice cream
Shaved ice or snow cones

Know before you go
Dairy-free options available

8. Pepe’s Fruit Cup

Alongside a food menu, dessert is served featuring traditional staples, such as fresas con crema, or strawberries mixed in Mexican cream.

1201 S. I-35
737-703-4650
www.facebook.com/pages/pepes-fruit-cup/249289015260824

Frozen treats on the menu
Ice cream
Shaved ice or snow cones

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Dairy-free options available

9. Sub Zero Nitrogen Ice Cream

Sub Zero Nitrogen Ice Cream offers customizable bases for its frozen desserts, from whole-cream and low-fat dairy options to custard and vegan selections.

200 University Blvd., Ste. 630
512-843-4353
www.facebook.com/subzeroroundrock

Frozen treats on the menu
Custard
Frozen yogurt
Ice cream

Know before you go
Dairy-free options available

10. Sweet Charlie’s Rolled Ice Cream

With its roots in Philadelphia, Sweet Charlie’s is now the largest rolled ice cream chain in the country, according to the company’s website, offering hand-rolled ice cream along with frozen yogurt and dairy-free options.

2800 S. I-35, Ste. 132
512-502-5454
www.sweetcharlies.com

Frozen treats on the menu
Frozen yogurt
Ice cream

Know before you go
Dairy-free options available

11. The Yogurt Experience

This family-owned frozen yogurt joint offers everything from gelato to dairy-free sorbet. Fan favorite flavors include cake batter, New York cheesecake and salted caramel pretzel.

200 University Blvd., Ste. 230
512-843-4241
www.yogurtexperience.com

Frozen treats on the menu
Frozen yogurt
Gelato
Sorbet

Know before you go
Dairy-free options available

PFLUGERVILLE

12. Andy’s Frozen Custard

Alongside its staple “concretes,” Andy’s Frozen Custard also serves up sundaes, shakes, floats and Italian ice, among others.

18601 Limestone Commercial Drive
512-670-2639
www.eatandys.com

Frozen treats on the menu
Custard

13. Baskin-Robbins

Since opening in 1945, Baskin-Robbins has created more than 1,300 flavors, including mint chocolate chip, praline ‘n cream, chocolate and vanilla.

1552 FM 685
512-551-9466
www.baskinrobbins.com

Frozen treats on the menu
Frozen yogurt
Ice cream
Sorbet

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Dairy-free options available

14. Bonbons Thai Rolled Ice Cream and Frozen Goods

Bonbons takes homemade rolled ice cream to the next level, with windows for customers to watch ice cream creations take shape.

1008 Stone Hill Drive
737-217-0407
www.facebook.com/bonbonsrolledicecream

Frozen treats on the menu
Frozen yogurt
Ice cream

15. Cece’s Froyo

With more than 100 flavors and 60 toppings, Cece’s offers gelato and non-dairy options alongside a rotating selection of frozen yogurt.

A. 14905 Dessau Road, Ste. 300
512-969-3005

B. 428 Grand Avenue Parkway, Ste. 120
512-494-4242
www.facebook.com/ceces-froyo-459139341257847

Frozen treats on the menu
Frozen yogurt
Ice cream

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Dairy-free options available

16. Dairy Queen

With more than 4,500 stores in the United States, Dairy Queen is known for its milkshake-like Blizzards mixed with candies, or cheesecake and brownie bites.

1701 W. Pecan St.
512-251-6858
www.dairyqueen.com

Frozen treats on the menu
Ice cream

17. Frost Bites Shaved Ice

In addition to its signature shaved ice flavors, Frost Bites also serves Blue Bell Ice Cream, milkshakes and specialty coffee drinks.

110 W. Pflugerville Parkway, Ste. B2
512-662-7611
www.fb.qrvid.com

Frozen treats on the menu
Ice cream
Shaved ice or snow cones

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Dairy-free options available

18. Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt

As the largest frozen yogurt franchise in the world, according to the business’s website, Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt offers more than 70 flavors and toppings.

2324 FM 685, Ste. 200
512-614-6168
www.menchies.com

Frozen treats on the menu
Frozen yogurt
Sorbet

Know before you go
Dairy-free options available

19. New Orleans Style Shaved Ice

Owner Jose Garcia said New Orleans’ style is smoother than regular shaved ice, and his shop’s most popular flavor is the strawberry, pineapple and coconut-flavored Double Rainbow.

1434 Wells Branch Parkway
www.facebook.com/pages/shaved-ice-new-orleans-style/234386563284381

Frozen treats on the menu
Shaved ice or snow cones

Know before you go
Cash only
Dairy-free options available

20. Rollie Rolls Ice Cream

Rollie Rolls Ice Cream specializes in Thai-inspired rolled ice cream with additional toppings alongside its boba milk tea and green tea offerings. The shop is the second rolled ice cream store to open in Pflugerville.

1101 W. Pecan St., Ste. 8
512-551-8473
www.rollierolls.com

Frozen treats on the menu
Ice cream

21. Tasty Pfreeze

Tasty Pfreeze sticks to the classics with its chocolate and vanilla soft-serve twists, along with a rotating non-dairy option.

2700 W. Pecan St.
517-819-4760
www.tastypfreeze.com

Frozen treats on the menu
Ice cream

Know before you go
Dairy-free options available

HUTTO

22. Dairy Queen

To spice up its traditional dessert menu, Dairy Queen also offers hot desserts a la mode with its triple chocolate brownie and fudge-stuffed cookie options.

250 Ed Schmidt Blvd.
512-572-7664
www.dairyqueen.com

Frozen treats on the menu
Ice cream

23. Urban Sips + Sweets

Urban Sips + Sweets is a food truck located next to the Hutto H-E-B Plus, offering a variety of shaved ice flavors alongside its signature sodas.

5000 Gattis School Road
www.facebook.com/urbansips

Frozen treats on the menu
Ice cream
Shaved ice or snow cones

Know before you go
Dairy-free options available

Brain Freeze

Confused about certain specialty frozen desserts? Here is an introduction to what gives the treats their signature style with input from a few local places.

What is shaved ice?

  • Thinly shaved or crushed ice with flavored syrups or other toppings added
  • Jose Garcia, owner of Pflugerville’s New Orleans Style Shaved Ice, describes New Orleans shaved ice as smoother in texture than a snow cone.

What is rolled ice cream?

  • A liquid cream base is poured onto a chilled pan, mixed, spread thin and rolled into petals
  • At Bonbons Thai Rolled Ice Cream and Frozen Goods in Pflugerville, signage describes rolled ice cream as “stir-fried ice cream.”

What is nitrogen ice cream?

  • A liquid cream base is blasted with liquid nitrogen in a mixer until it freezes
  • The creamy dessert is made in less than two minutes, said Jessica Tcholakov, with All Points PR, a communications firm that works with Sub Zero Nitrogen Ice Cream.
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Kelsey Thompson
Kelsey Thompson is the reporter for Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto, where her work focuses on education, city government and community development. Originally from upstate New York, she relocated to Austin after graduating from Syracuse University in May 2019.
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