KATY MAGAZINE NEWS
July 18, 2020
By Jennifer Miko
Count your blessings Katy...in the form of ice cream and frozen yogurt scoops, and yummy flavored toppings. Summer vacation brings hotter temps to Texas, so cool off with delicious frozen treats - most places offer delivery or take-away. From rolled ice cream to rich gelato, sometimes you deserve just desserts.
Call ahead or check the websites for these popular Katy locations to confirm hours and serving options. Many offer pick-up, curbside, and even delivery of your favorite treats.
24515 Katy Fwy.
Chill out at Creamistry, located in front of Main Event. Have fun choosing from their 50 customizable flavors and toppings combinations, then watch as they prepare your handcrafted treat with liquid nitrogen.
Creamistry caters to all diets, with fruit sorbets, and desserts prepared with either vegan or dairy-free bases.
2. Bubble Egg
23119 Colonial Pkwy.
Located inside Asian Town, Bubble Egg delivers a Hong Kong classic to Katy. Choose from a myriad of ice cream flavors and toppings to pair with their specialty Hong Kong egg waffle. Their delicious and unique frozen treats will definitely beat the Texas heat.
24600 Katy Fwy. Suite 820
Build your own frozen yogurt dessert at Menchie's. Start with their delicious variety of frozen yogurt flavors, then choose your favorite toppings. Menchie’s features nuts, chocolates, bursting boba, mochi and fresh fruits. Stop back regularly to enjoy limited-time specials – the combinations of cool desserts are endless.
4. Somi Somi
23330 Grand Circle Blvd., Suite 150
At Somi Somi, dessert-seekers can explore exciting flavors delivered with style. The whimsical Korean dessert “Ah-Boong” features their signature goldfish-shaped waffle cone stuffed with a filling and soft serve ice cream.
Some of Somi Somi’s specialty ice cream flavors include Ube, Horchata, Sesame, Matcha, Ube has been getting a lot of attention lately from foodies. The flavor is actually formed from a purple yam and reveals a sweet flavor described as a combination of vanilla and pistachio.
For the less adventurous folks, the menu includes traditional favorites – vanilla and chocolate – as well.
3750 South Mason Rd.
La Argentina Artisanal Gelato and Coffee offers decedent gelato that’s sure to impress every palate. Their flavors are prepared with fresh, organic ingredients to deliver the best dessert experience. Indulge in favorites like Dulce de Leche, Coconut Cream and more.
22756 Westheimer Pkwy.
Express your flavor freedom at Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt in the Villagio Shopping Center. The make-it-yourself yogurt shop encourages patrons to mix and match all of their flavors and choose their own toppings. With hundreds of different flavor combinations, Katy families can cool off with frozen treats made for them, by them.
21953 Katy Fwy.
Freeze your brain this summer with Thai rolled ice cream at Freezy Frenzy. Watch as your favorite ingredients get blended and rolled into delicious ice cream pinwheels. From traditional chocolate to Asian-inspired flavors like matcha, you’ll want to come back again and again to taste every combination.
8. Bahama Mama's
24811 Westheimer Pkwy.
Bahama Mama's offers over 80 flavors, made fresh daily using pure can sugar. They also rotate sugar-free choices weekly. Customer favorites include the Bahama Mama, Snake Bite, Mocha, Sunset, Gumbow and Jamaica Mistake.
Bahama Mama's also features fun add-ons to their shaved ice flavors. The "Stuffie" includes a scoop of Blue Bell ice cream inside, while ordering the "Picadilly" gets customers chopped pickles on top of their shaved ice.
Multiple locations in Katy
Celebrate Ice Cream Month at Baskin Robbins. Their featured flavor throughout July, “Surprise Party,” features colorful pink and blue cake batter-flavored ice cream, swirled with delicious yellow buttercream flavored ice cream. They can also fill a cone or cup or make a sundae with any of their other 40+ flavors.
For a special occasion (or any day of the week), order an ice cream cake for the family.
2211 North Fry Rd.
Amped-up ice cream sandwiches are on the menu at Stacked Ice Cream on Fry Road. This hip Katy ice cream shop features fun flavors like Apple Cinnamon and Cookie Monster. Enjoy them in a cone, or layered between macaron shells or donuts. Stacked Ice Cream has late hours and funky décor to show off your treats via social media.
2240 S. Mason Rd.
The drive-though at Bahama Bucks makes it easy to grab one of their shaved ice snow cones or refreshing smoothies. This tropical-themed hot spot also offers frozen lemonade, fresh fruit cups, acai bowls, and Kona coffee frosted lattes.