Doesn't EVERYBODY Love Ice Cream?


Looking for the BEST ice cream hideouts in Otsego County?

The next most important question is, "Where can I find ice cream near me?"  Taste your way in and around Cooperstown & Otsego County trying your 'flavorite' kind of ice it soft-serve, malt, float, sundae, sandwich, cake, sorbet, or milkshake!  From swanky, sit-down places to a farm-style picnic joint to a simple roadside ice cream will find your flavor here, in Otsego County.  

NOTE:  Many locations are open seasonally.  Check hours of operation ahead of time.


The Hawkeye Bar & Grill at the Otesaga Resort HotelVillage of Cooperstown - In the mood for an upscale experience with a view of Otsego Lake and desserts like the Otesaga House Make Ice Creams...68% Dark Chocolate / Madagascar Vanilla / Butter Pecan Inspiration of the season or, a Seasonal Fruit Sorbet?  Sit down for dinner and then ask your server for today’s dessert selection.

Hawkeye Ice cream



Tin Bin AlleyVillage of Cooperstown - You'll be sorely disappointed if you miss this stop!  Shop for the perfect treasures while devouring sweet treats like fudge and candy paired with your choice of decadent ice cream flavors, served in a bowl, or a waffle cone.

Tin Bin Alley



Abner's CabinCooperstown - If you have a craving for soft-serve custard in a homemade waffle cone and on your way to Oneonta from Cooperstown, Abner's Cabin has your order!

Abner's Cabin



Barnyard Swing Mini Golf & Family Fun CenterCooperstown - enjoy the company of your family and friends during a round of Mini-Golf or Laser Tag among other activities, then cool off with a cold, refreshing treat at the Sassy Cow Ice Cream Counter.

Sassy Cow Ice Cream Counter



Snack Barn & Bakery at the Fly Creek Cider Mill & OrchardFly Creek - Be it an Apple Pie Sundae, Apple Cider Donut Sundae, or a Cider Float...the Snack Barn has your cravings covered!

Snack Barn & Bakery



Mister Shake, Richfield Springs - Offering both hard and soft-serve ice cream as well as a full menu... AND, a mini-golf course!  This is the perfect place for your child's birthday or team party or even just the inner child in you!

Mister Shake



Jerry's PlaceHartwick - With the outdoor picnic tables or the back-room arcade, you will LOVE the not only all the ice cream choices, but the atmosphere at Jerry's as well!

Jerry's Place



Golden GuernseyOneonta - This third-generation, family-owned operation of sweet treat professionals know how to tease your tastebuds with their specialty ice cream cakes & sandwiches among many other decadent desserts.  They also have a full grill menu if you would like dinner first...or maybe you prefer it second!

ice cream cake



Polar Bear Ice Cream & MoreOneonta – Originally opened in 1949, and still serving a variety of daily fresh-made ice cream using the original custard machines and recipes, Polar Bear KNOWS ice cream!

Polar Bear Ice Cream



Unadilla DinerUnadilla - Sit down and relish the 1950's vibe in the newly renovated and re-opened (2020) diner serving all sorts of Hershey's ice cream!

Unadilla Diner 




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If you haven't had enough and want to extend your tasting adventure - after you have conquered all the lip-smacking savorings of Cooperstown, be sure to visit Schoharie County's delectable desserts blog!