Big Gay Ice Cream Shop

Big Gay Ice Cream Shop

Ice Cream Shop and Dessert Shop$$$$
East Village, New York
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  • Greg C.
    Greg C.September 29
    Had the basic ice cream in a cone. Just great!
  • Luke P.
    Luke PackSeptember 10
    Been here 5+ times
    The Bea Arthur is all you need to know.
  • Loriah P.
    Loriah PopeSeptember 3
    Chocolate salty pimp is the best!
  • Marc-Anthony R.
    $2 cones during the day on weekdays with toppings !!
  • Nicole R.
    Nicole ReganAugust 24
    One of the few ice cream shops worth the price (looking at you, Davey's). Quick service and large servings.
  • Sofia B.
    Sofia BurtonAugust 2
    Anything here is good. Literally anything.
  • Julia M.
    Everyone always gets soft serve but the ice cream sandwiches are also delicious
  • Scott D.
    Your selection is limited, unless you're absolutely willing to eat a cone — smile
  • Leanne Z.
    Salty pimp!
  • Mafe S.
    Get the salty pimp! So so delicious
  • Kristina R.
    Kristina RudicApril 12
    Been here 5+ times
    Get the Nutella lined cone with anything. You won't be disappointed.
  • CCnyc
    CCnycMarch 12
    The salty pimp
  • Lua K L.
    Lua K LuxxJanuary 24
    Delicious ICE CREAMS FLAVORS ARE MAGYKAL☆☆☆☆
  • Jackson I.
    Jackson IsaacsonOctober 22, 2016
    Salty pimp for days.
  • Ben M.
    Ben MeakerOctober 12, 2016
    Salty pimp kicks ass
  • Susy G.
    Susy GrisonOctober 4, 2016
    The best different ice cream
  • Christa H.
    Christa HoeglerSeptember 30, 2016
    American Globs is the best! Line the cone with biscoff (cookie butter) and you won't regret it. 😍 NO lines during the day, but long wait for the after dinner/drunk crowd.!
  • Brian D.
    Brian DeVitoSeptember 25, 2016
    Salty Pimp is the classic and what you must do on your first visit. Line outside is a killer, though. :(
  • Asli S.
    Asli SinarSeptember 16, 2016
    Monday Sundae!
  • Martin J.
    Martin JenningsSeptember 15, 2016
    Salty pimp was incredible - little rare bits of salt coming through every other bite. Ace
  • Chrissy K.
    Chrissy KAugust 29, 2016
    Ice cream and milkshakes
  • Ronnie P.
    Ronnie PalejwalaAugust 14, 2016
    SALTY PIMP IS LYFEEEEEEEE
  • Erin R.
    Erin RathAugust 6, 2016
    This is, by far, the best softserve I've had during my two months in NYC. Definitely try the specialty mix with vanilla ice cream, Nilla wafers, and dulce de le che. Yummilicious!!!!!
  • PureWow
    PureWowAugust 5, 2016
    It's just not summer until you’ve had a salty pimp from Big Gay! Read more
  • Vee J.
    Vee JJuly 26, 2016
    Salty Pimp
  • Matt C.
    Matt CawthonJuly 24, 2016
    Gotta go for the American globs. The pretzel/ice cream combo is genius, and if you spring for a waffle cone lined with peanut butter... Yum.
  • Lea C.
    Lea CeasrineJuly 21, 2016
    Salty pimp. Not the cheapest ice cream$.
  • Bob W.
    Bob WeiJuly 20, 2016
    salty pimp
  • Tabitha J.
    Tabitha JohnsonJuly 20, 2016
    Monday Sundae!! Salty Pimp!! Can't go wrong.
  • HashtagNYU
    HashtagNYUJuly 7, 2016
    Try the Bea Arthur, Salty Pimp, or Cinnamax sandwich for a cold delight. You can also buy a t-shirt.
  • Terry F.
    Terry FJuly 6, 2016
    This Soft-Serve Ice Cream is The BEST I've EVER had and I'm coming back ever time I come home to my view place. I can't recommend this ice cream enough & my fiends I took to NY loved it as much as Me
  • Bedi
    BediJuly 1, 2016
    Amazingly tasty ice creams. Get an american globs and have a taste bud orgasm
  • Russell H.
    Russell HirschornJune 26, 2016
    EXTREMELY DISAPPOINTED. Ice cream was standard soft serve horendous, toppings were blehhh. Go to Morgensterns for some authentic homemade delicious
  • Michelle W.
    Michelle WilesJune 26, 2016
    Ordering off menu sounds boss until they ring up American gangster and you realize you're spending over $8 on an ice cream
  • Petey P.
    Petey PJune 21, 2016
    Yum to EVERYTHING
  • Lauren C.
    Lauren ChristopherJune 14, 2016
    American globs is an absolute must and the soft serve is heaven!! Sprinkles!!!
  • Paige C.
    Paige CJune 2, 2016
    Salty Pimp! It's amazing!
  • Leonardo A.
    Leonardo AltafineApril 20, 2016
    Mermaid - Key Lime filling with custard! So delicious!!
  • Karl S.
    Karl SchafferApril 18, 2016
    salty pimp!
  • Sara Y.
    Sara YApril 15, 2016
    Gimme dat mermaid.
  • Gisele S.
    Gisele SagawaApril 2, 2016
    Salty pimp . Quero voltar!
  • Angela K.
    Angela KuzmenkaApril 2, 2016
    I totally enjoyed it! My daughter was a little disappointed they only had chocolate and vanilla soft serve.
  • Joey T.
    Joey TMarch 20, 2016
    Been here 10+ times
    Try the sundae funday! The cone is lined with Nutella!
  • Funes
    FunesMarch 15, 2016
    Had the Salty Pimp and it was perfect combo of sweet and salty. Come for the name stay for the ice cream.
  • Sarah B.
    Sarah BrinkMarch 13, 2016
    I didn't think there was anything special about the ice cream and I do love soft serve. I think it's just more hype about the naming / toppings.
  • DoubleDeuce
    DoubleDeuceFebruary 20, 2016
    My dad is from Kansas. I can't get him to try this place. I'm from Kansas. I've almost tried the entire menu.
  • David M.
    David MilbergFebruary 18, 2016
    Sea salt one was amazing
  • Sheena
    SheenaFebruary 13, 2016
    Nutella lined vanilla cone!!
  • Hank C.
    Hank CoutureFebruary 5, 2016
    The Salty Pimp!!!
  • Andrew A.
    Andrew AdamsJanuary 23, 2016
    Salty pimp is a must
  • Jillian
    JillianDecember 29, 2015
    Used to be a big salty pimp advocate. Now I'm thinking the key lime pie cup is the real OG here.
  • Gauge A.
    Gauge AlfordDecember 28, 2015
    i like ice cream
  • Tyler L.
    Tyler LundDecember 5, 2015
    Big Gay Ice Cream certainly has flair to spare. The ice cream cones have interesting names and lots of options for toppings. The ice cream is soft serve and a bit boring by itself.
  • Linda C.
    Linda ChowNovember 25, 2015
    If you don't know what to get, go for the Salty Pimp. You won't be disappointed.
  • Howard W.
    Howard WalfishNovember 24, 2015
    You really can't go wrong with your order. Personal faves are the salty pimp, the gobbler, and the mermaid
  • the Lala
    the LalaNovember 13, 2015
    Classic vanilla cones get jacked up with spiced chocolate dip and injected with salted caramel. If you’re doing a dessert crawl, I’m going recommend you walk to the East Village location. Read more
  • Sydney M.
    Sydney MNovember 9, 2015
    Pumpkin soft serve
  • Louis M.
    Louis MattaOctober 18, 2015
    Awesome flavors and great staff
  • Chris T.
    Chris Tucker MearOctober 11, 2015
    The Salty Pimp is amazing.
  • Nathanael C.
    Nathanael ChoOctober 7, 2015
    The Bea Arthur is good if you're looking for something that isn't overwhelming but still tasty.
  • Sarah A.
    Sarah AtwoodSeptember 26, 2015
    The Bea Arthur is heaven in a cone
  • Margarita K.
    Margarita KrupSeptember 22, 2015
    American globs and salty pimp!
  • Renata T.
    Renata Tabosa MacedoSeptember 21, 2015
    Amazing ice cream
  • Jacqueline M.
    Jacqueline MaSeptember 18, 2015
    BIG PORTIONS luv the pretzel drizzled in chocolate
  • Afi Y.
    Afi Yellow-DukeSeptember 18, 2015
    They do really fun stuff with soft serve here. The horchata flavor is surprisingly great, and the Salty Pimp is delicious. Also don't worry if there's a line! It moves really fast.
  • Murphy N.
    Murphy NashSeptember 10, 2015
    The Salty Pimp is incredible and a force to be reckoned with!
  • D
    DSeptember 8, 2015
    Monday inn sundae...over priced and nothing special. Took the employee 10 mins to make my ice cream by the one I got it it was all melted! ...and I was their only customer in there at the time wth!
  • Peter L.
    Peter LadaAugust 31, 2015
    Meh. No amount of sprinkles make up for the mediocre soft serve base.
  • Vaidehi K.
    Vaidehi KAugust 29, 2015
    Salty pimp FTW.
  • Carol
    CarolAugust 25, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Great with friends, great with dates. One of my favorite ice cream shops! Salty Pimp is a must try. My go to is Bea Arthur😍
  • Anat
    AnatAugust 21, 2015
    Overpriced ice cream~ go for the sundae Monday!
  • Dane
    DaneAugust 17, 2015
    Monday Sundae & Salty Pimp! Don't worry about the line; the shop isn't big enough to fit everyone waiting to be served. Their ice cream is worth the wait!
  • Hannah D.
    Hannah DukeAugust 16, 2015
    Salty pimp
  • Karen B.
    Karen BAugust 10, 2015
    It's a good day when deciding between the Salty Pimp, Monday Sundae, American Globs, and Nutella Shake is the hardest decision of my day.
  • Jacob F.
    Jacob ForsterAugust 10, 2015
    The Monday Sundae (NUTELLA!) or the American Gangster are the way to go!
  • Valentin G.
    Valentin GuerinAugust 7, 2015
    Those ice creams are great, but be ready for it!
  • Saif D.
    Saif DiaAugust 7, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    The salty pimp is worth the lines.
  • David B.
    David BrahlerAugust 2, 2015
    Get the Salty Pimp
  • Saarim Z.
    Saarim ZamanJuly 31, 2015
    The salty pimp might seem like the obvious go to but the bea arthur is choice
  • Mitra S.
    Mitra SalaselJuly 25, 2015
    Get the violet beauregarde this month, the mermaid any other time.
  • Karan T.
    Karan TamhaneJuly 23, 2015
    The salty pimp is amazing!
  • D
    DJuly 21, 2015
    Bea Arthur
  • Christian
    ChristianJuly 18, 2015
    The Salty Pimp
  • Carly H.
    Carly HebertJuly 17, 2015
    The Salty Pimp is awesome!!
  • Darleny L.
    Darleny LopezJuly 15, 2015
    Salty pimp foreverrrrrrr
  • ZZubin
    ZZubinJuly 9, 2015
    Salty Pimp is amazing, but you already knew that. Look out for the Cinnamon Toast Crunch daily special when it's available!
  • George L.
    George LeeJuly 6, 2015
    Monday sundae is delicious
  • Ashley H.
    Ashley HoweJune 27, 2015
    Their ice cream with caramel &sea salt is so good. Get a loyalty card and get 1 ice cream free when you've had 10. Get 50% off if u buy the t-shirt they wear in the shop - have to wear it to qualify
  • Olivia F.
    Olivia FabbroJune 23, 2015
    Really amazing love the big pimp and bea Arthur
  • annaloop
    annaloopJune 22, 2015
    The salty pimp. Get it in a dish for a drip-free experience.
  • Basak H.
    Basak HaznedarogluJune 15, 2015
    Stop looking at the wall. You want Salty Pimp believe me.
  • Calvin M.
    Calvin MultanenJune 1, 2015
    Great soft-serve. Try the salty pimp
  • Ben K.
    Try the Salty Pimp or American Globs.
  • Ann T.
    Ann T.May 23, 2015
    Good cones but a lil pricy
  • Sigrid V.
    Sigrid ValbergMay 19, 2015
    Amazing ice cream!
  • Gabriela D.
    Gabriela DiasMay 9, 2015
    Don't believe the hype. Just like a McDonald's cone + lots of stuff on top.
  • Nate B.
    Nate BeattyMay 5, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    There's a reason that all of the reviews mention the Salty Pimp. Get it and be glad you did.
  • Wade V.
    Wade VetiverMay 4, 2015
    SALTY PIMP SALTY PIMP SALTY PIMP
  • Lauren H.
    Lauren HansenMay 3, 2015
    Get ANYTHING and you won't be disappointed. Well, except in the fact that you don't have room to get EVERYTHING.
  • Kate G.
    Kate GomesMay 1, 2015
    A bit of a queue but the ice cream was ridiculously delicious.
  • Ebru K.
    Ebru KebapcıMay 1, 2015
    Long line in front of the door, if you want to taste NY ice cream you can trt
  • Kathryn P.
    Kathryn PhillipsApril 29, 2015
    Very friendly staff
  • Richard B.
    Richard BApril 27, 2015
    Salty pimp, the tip is the best part!
  • Paul K.
    Paul KernfeldApril 21, 2015
    Salty pimp
  • Ryan G.
    Ryan GallagherApril 20, 2015
    Ask to merge the salty pimp and the bea Arthur.
  • Jade L.
    Jade L.April 19, 2015
    Get one even if it's cold out.
  • Charlotte S.
    Charlotte ScarfApril 19, 2015
    77 degrees after the big chill and this place was packed. My ice cream was worth the wait tho. It's soft serve with fun flavours. Nothing too serious!
  • Claudia C.
    Claudia ColonnaApril 18, 2015
    Love their techniques and combos! Worth the wait!
  • Emily K.
    Emily KaneApril 15, 2015
    I had a small love affair with an American Globs on a sunny afternoon. Would recommend to any/everyone.
  • Jenifer H.
    Jenifer HaliliApril 12, 2015
    Quick service and the salty pimp was divine! Vanilla ice cream with salty caramel and dulce de leche and then dipped in chocolate.
  • ZZubin
    ZZubinApril 11, 2015
    Creative soft serve sundaes with a healthy serving of kitsch
  • Veronica Y.
    Veronica YurovskyApril 8, 2015
    Every flavor is good but American Globs is the best
  • Kevin C.
    Kevin ChiuApril 8, 2015
    Deadpool recommends the Bea Arthur 👌
  • Allison K.
    Allison KasicApril 5, 2015
    So much happiness in this place. And killer ice cream.
  • Christina M.
    Christina MeyerApril 3, 2015
    The Bea Arthur is bæ
  • Lily
    LilyMarch 29, 2015
    Free sprinkles!! Get a punch card too for free ice cream.
  • Morgan P.
    Morgan PolotanMarch 21, 2015
    Good ice cream, don't mind the name.
  • Roxanne S.
    Roxanne SchwartzMarch 8, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Yellow cake soft serve is to die for
  • Selim V.
    Selim VarolMarch 2, 2015
    The salted Pimp rules the Street! 👍
  • Nickie S.
    Nickie SamFebruary 15, 2015
    Everything is good.
  • Rishi S.
    Rishi SatsangiJanuary 19, 2015
    Great Lil ice cream shop. Watch out, no seating.
  • Vincent D.
    Vincent DiBiaseJanuary 18, 2015
    Great use for the unicorn sticker in the Swarm app!
  • JYOTI S.
    JYOTI SINGHJanuary 16, 2015
    Rocky roadhouse!
  • Brian H.
    Brian HerschaftJanuary 9, 2015
    Be adventurous and hack your own creations. "The limit does not exist!"
  • Kimmie O.
    Kimmie OhhJanuary 5, 2015
    Horchata shake is good. Ginger-curry is unique .
  • Kimmie O.
    Kimmie OhhJanuary 5, 2015
    Mexican affogayto. Salty pimp. Bea Arthur
  • Tiffany L.
    Tiffany LangstonDecember 13, 2014
    It's tasty; don't get me wrong. But, I was expecting more than fancied up soft serve. The Salty Pimp is good, but I wish they'd double dip it so the chocolate shell would last more than 3 minutes
  • Jenn B.
    Jenn BourneDecember 10, 2014
    You can't go wrong with anything here. My favorite is vanilla ice cream in a gluten free cone with Nutella inside 😋
  • Eric M.
    Eric MorrisonDecember 2, 2014
    so beautiful place ;)
  • Judy K.
    Judy KennedyNovember 26, 2014
    The store was adorable, the ice cream was yummy just wasn't what I was expecting at all. It's more of a ice cream cake in a cone, to many fillings not enough ice cream. #iwantedbubblegum
  • David S.
    David SimpsonNovember 22, 2014
    Big selection of freshly made ice creams. I especially love the malteds. Usually a line in the summer but well worth the wait.
  • Marie E.
    Marie EdwardsOctober 29, 2014
    Blueberry gobbler was so good :-)
  • J. I.
    J. I.G.October 27, 2014
    Great ice cream. Try the Salty Pimp
  • Jess H.
    Jess HueyOctober 19, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Bea Arthur!!!
  • Daniel B.
    Daniel ByrneOctober 16, 2014
    The Bea Arthur is the greatest ice-cream!
  • Matt P.
    Matt POctober 11, 2014
    Salty. Pimp.
  • Michelle
    MichelleOctober 9, 2014
    The ice cream is fabulous, staff are fantastic too
  • Arjun R.
    Arjun RaoOctober 9, 2014
    Two words. Salty Pimp.
  • Calvin L.
    Calvin LeiOctober 8, 2014
    You need to come here multiple times to try all the flavor
  • Chris B.
    Chris BurkeOctober 6, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    The ingredients aren't complex but the tastes are. Amazing flavor pairings. The salty pimp is a cone lined with sweet milk dusted with sea salt and dipped in chocolate. WINNER!
  • James J.
    James JOctober 4, 2014
    Monday Sundae is the tits
  • Shannon D.
    Shannon DonnellyOctober 2, 2014
    So good! Nutella lined waffle cone was just the right amount
  • Kylie J.
    Kylie JayOctober 1, 2014
    Fabulous decor. Even more fabulous ice cream. They're masters at sweet & salty. - there are no chairs so be prepared to walk with your cone.
  • SJ8544123 L.
    SJ8544123 LOctober 1, 2014
    I don't like ice cream that much but simply yummy sweet treatssalty pimp is popular but get american gangster! ;)
  • Shah
    ShahSeptember 19, 2014
    Life is better when you're eating a late-night American Glob (vanilla soft-serve dipped in chocolate and coated with pretzels and sea-salt).
  • Jasmine S.
    Jasmine SerranoSeptember 19, 2014
    Salty pimp!
  • Natalia B.
    Natalia BakerSeptember 14, 2014
    The Rocky Road in a nutella waffle cone is the ultimate salty/sweet treat
  • Megan T.
    Megan TaylorSeptember 13, 2014
    It's all about the Salty Pimp
  • Eddie C.
    Eddie ChuaSeptember 11, 2014
    tis place kool
  • esther
    estherSeptember 7, 2014
    Very creamy soft serve
  • Magdalena M.
    Magdalena MrázkováSeptember 6, 2014
    Salted Pimp is the best!
  • TV Food Maps
    TV Food MapsSeptember 2, 2014
    Check out Big Gay Ice Cream Truck as seen on Eat Street Read more
  • VelvetCrate
    VelvetCrateSeptember 2, 2014
    Salty Pimp, players.
  • Jillian
    JillianAugust 31, 2014
    American globs makes Mister Softee look like amateur hour.
  • Carl A.
    Carl AnhaltAugust 31, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Salty Pimp with whatever flavor is special. All the toppings are great.
  • Frank E.
    Frank EspositoAugust 30, 2014
    Salty Pimp is the way to go. Long line on weekends, but it moves fairly quickly.
  • HashtagNYU
    HashtagNYUAugust 29, 2014
    The soft serve IS AMAZING. Go for the classics like The Salty Pimp, or be adventurous and try The Mermaid.
  • Jack C.
    Jack ChiAugust 28, 2014
    Overpriced "salted caramel" not worth it
  • Alex C.
    Alex CasariegoAugust 25, 2014
    Overrated but pretty good for soft-serve
  • Alex E.
    Alex EngelAugust 25, 2014
    Only serve vanilla and chocolate soft serve. Get the salty pimp if it's your first time. Menu can be overwhelming.
  • Aditya B.
    Aditya BasuAugust 24, 2014
    The options are creative. But you'll feel it is expensive when the cone disappears in only a few licks and bites.
  • Daniele C.
    Daniele CodegaAugust 22, 2014
    Try the Paletas from La Newyorkina.
  • Bill K.
    Bill KeeganAugust 20, 2014
    Small selection, but what they do they do well. The Salty Pimp is a favorite. Vanilla ice cream with salted caramel, and a chocolate shell.
  • Gabriel R.
    Bea Arthur!!!!
  • Emma C.
    Emma CramerAugust 18, 2014
    Am I the only one who thinks American globs > salty pimp? Well, it is.
  • Geoff R.
    Geoff ReinhardtAugust 18, 2014
    Get the salty pimp. Worth waiting in line, I promise.
  • Jennifer C.
    Jennifer C.August 17, 2014
    Mermaid with Biscoff spread all the time.
  • Numwan W.
    Numwan WannieAugust 17, 2014
    Salty Pimppppppp
  • Tom M.
    Tom M.August 17, 2014
    When not having the best ice cream in NYC, then at least stop in for a photo op
  • Margo M.
    Margo MindnichAugust 16, 2014
    Salty pimp
  • Jane D.
    Jane DongAugust 15, 2014
    Get the American glob! Pretzels, chocolate, and ice cream. Nothing more I want
  • Max K.
    Max KostowAugust 14, 2014
    If you like ice cream covered in all manners of gratuitous sugar extravagance this is your joint.
  • Bragi B.
    Bragi BergþórssonAugust 13, 2014
    Had the pimp and was happy about it.
  • Thomas M.
    Thomas MoAugust 13, 2014
    Went for the salty pimp like everyone else. Didn't regret it.
  • Omer Z.
    Omer ZachAugust 12, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    The Salty Pimp is my favorite, but the Nutella-lined cone in the Monday Sundae is pretty hard to pass up.
  • Abigail A.
    Abigail ArgersingerAugust 11, 2014
    Get the American Gangster - off-menu.
  • Vic C.
    Vic C.August 11, 2014
    The salty pimp...nuff said!
  • Christina T.
    Christina TroitinoAugust 11, 2014
    The salty pimp is all you need. The wait can look scary but it moves fast//is worth it//there's always a friendly and funny employee directing the line
  • Alice N.
    Alice NamAugust 8, 2014
    Memorable ice cream dessert place. Worth the long line to get Bea Arthur
  • Isabel
    IsabelAugust 7, 2014
    Usually a wait involved but nothing beats a big salty pimp.
  • Chris M.
    Chris McgonigalAugust 7, 2014
    Soft serve
  • Anthony M.
    Anthony MarnellAugust 7, 2014
    Salty pimp!
  • Brian M.
    Brian MasefieldAugust 7, 2014
    Pricey soft-serve ice cream. Underwhelms, sadly.
  • Alia 👻
    Alia 👻August 6, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Best ice cream in the city as far as I'm concerned
  • Shannon Y.
    Shannon YazurloAugust 4, 2014
    Order the Salty Pimp!
  • Minnie K.
    Minnie KimJuly 26, 2014
    The American Gangster is a must-try!
  • Jack G.
    Jack GashiJuly 22, 2014
    Bea Arthur: vanilla and nilla wafer crumbs. Bomb.
  • Karsten M.
    Karsten McVayJuly 10, 2014
    Salted pimp
  • Jwow
    JwowJuly 8, 2014
    Sugar rush happy hour every weekday from 2-5pm where you can grab a $2 mini cone with sprinkles. In the winter time be sure to get a cococone with pumpkin icecream!
  • Angela R.
    Angela RileyJuly 6, 2014
    A secret menu item is the American Gangster. It is the American Glob but with dolce de leche added. Very good. Definitely recommend.
  • Sarah C.
    Sarah ChangJuly 5, 2014
    American glob was better than Bea Arthur
  • Tracey C.
    Tracey ChurrayJuly 2, 2014
    Salty pimp. That is all.
  • Kartik S.
    Kartik SathappanJune 29, 2014
    This place sucks. Expensive soft serve from a machine? Pass.
  • Ricky A.
    …you scream, we all scream for ice cream! pure bliss is a mere brainfreeze away. So whether you go classic cone or sundae-style with all the fixin’s, we won’t judge. Unless it’s frozen yogurt.
  • Heena
    HeenaJune 5, 2014
    Can't go wrong with anything here! Love the American globs and Nutella sundae. For something lighter - coconut paleta - there's a coconut slice in the middle!
  • Ender
    EnderJune 2, 2014
    Odd Fellows>Big Gay
  • Brian O.
    Brian OrceMay 31, 2014
    stoned monkeys and food instagrammers: please leave the shop once you've been given your ice cream.
  • Marcus K.
    Marcus KurzMay 27, 2014
    The Salty Pimp, a cone filled with vanilla ice cream and topped with dulce de leche and sea salt, then dipped in chocolate
  • Lenny G.
    Lenny GalloMay 27, 2014
    Not worth the hype.
  • Michael H.
    Michael HanulecMay 13, 2014
    Why r u closed right now. I'm so angry!
  • Lou C.
    Lou ChiorazziMay 3, 2014
    The "salty pimp" just fits me
  • Lillian C.
    Lillian CheungApril 27, 2014
    Salty pimp - very salty and very drippy
  • Kelsey L.
    Kelsey LeeApril 25, 2014
    The Gobbler with pumpkin is heaven. For an October baby who misses the fall, this sundae was everything I was looking for in the Spring!
  • Katie S.
    Katie SohnApril 21, 2014
    Get american globs combined with salty pimp. You're welcome
  • Greg T.
    Greg TakayamaApril 2, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    The best item isn't on the menu - it's the dirty blonde. A salty pimp dipped in nilla dust (like the bea aurthur). Best of both worlds.
  • Matt R.
    Matt RobbieMarch 28, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Half Bea Arthur, half Salty Pimp. Dirty Blonde. I recommend.
  • Amy W.
    Amy WuMarch 12, 2014
    Salty pimp // salt, vanilla icecream, and dulce de leche is a good balance of sweet and salty.
  • Nina L.
    Nina LoSchiavoFebruary 22, 2014
    Their soft serve is on the sweeter side...Bea Arthur treatment compliments it perfectly.
  • Karolina K.
    Karolina KubiakJanuary 6, 2014
    Bea Arthur rules!
  • Michael J.
    Michael JaccarinoDecember 28, 2013
    Lick an ice cream.
  • CheckOutJared
    CheckOutJaredDecember 19, 2013
    Disappointed everything doesn't automatically come with rainbow sprinkles.
  • @JaumePrimero
    @JaumePrimeroDecember 14, 2013
    Goodbye coco cone, hello rocky roadhouse!
  • MISSLISA
    MISSLISADecember 5, 2013
    Try the Apple or pumpkin gobbler
  • MISSLISA
    MISSLISADecember 5, 2013
    Try the Mermaid : vanilla, key lime curd, pie crumble, whip
  • Jonathan V.
    Jonathan VuNovember 7, 2013
    Salty Pimp or Bea Athur.
  • Marielle R.
    Marielle R.November 5, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    The Monday Sundae is better than anything in this world!!!
  • Mary Ann S.
    Mary Ann SmithOctober 31, 2013
    Vanilla ice cream rocks... Read more
  • Danny B.
    Danny BernardoOctober 15, 2013
    salty pimp is amazing! the combo of the sea salt and sweet caramel is perfection
  • Justin C.
    Justin ChangOctober 14, 2013
    Get the American Globs. It's the best thing there.
  • Jack K.
    Jack KlauberOctober 14, 2013
    My first Gay experience. Loved it!
  • Tip N.
    Tip NetworkOctober 13, 2013
    Salty pimp. Straight up.
  • Jacqueline L.
    Jacqueline LamOctober 10, 2013
    Super friendly staff! Must try the Monday Sundae!
  • Tiziana B.
    Tiziana BdOctober 6, 2013
    Order the Bea Arthur.
  • Sass Conf
    Sass ConfOctober 5, 2013
    Soft serve ice cream with some New York flair. If you can't decide, get a Salty Pimp.
  • Dominick M.
    Dominick MartinezSeptember 28, 2013
    The Salty Pimp is incredibly, mind-blowingly phenomenal!!!!!
  • Brad G.
    Brad GrahamSeptember 21, 2013
    "Tony takes the subway down to Union Square and grabs a quick icy snack from the Big Gay Ice Cream Truck. Tony orders a Bea Arthur on a cone and signs a few autographs." (2 locations/truck)
  • Sean E.
    Sean EbertSeptember 14, 2013
    I love this place. The workers are so cute. Get the caramel salt cone thing idk what its called but its delish
  • Frank D.
    Frank DavisSeptember 6, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Rocky Roadhouse
  • Steve
    SteveSeptember 4, 2013
    $6 for soft serve?!
  • Phil N.
    Phil NomAugust 28, 2013
    It's just fancy Mr Whippy for $6. Sorry but I'd rather get gelato.
  • Jinna W.
    Jinna WAugust 26, 2013
    Don't be afraid of the sea salt in the Salty Pimp!
  • Lawrence C.
    Lawrence ChongAugust 24, 2013
    Long line but worth the wait. Salty pimp was yum. $6 though but try it
  • Josh C.
    Josh CacchioneAugust 23, 2013
    Get the Bea Arthur !!
  • Fabio
    FabioAugust 22, 2013
    Great flavors. Love them in this heat.
  • Rachael B.
    Rachael BrungardAugust 19, 2013
    The Salty Pimp is why I go to this shop, it is fantastic. They INJECT the ice cream with dulce de leche. Inject. But I haven't been disappointed with anything else. Wait in the line, it's worth it.
  • Alexander F.
    Alexander ForsénAugust 6, 2013
    Statistics never lie, this will be the 17th tip recommending Bea Arthur.
  • Anna L.
    Anna LindowAugust 5, 2013
    Best thing I ever ate: Salty Pimp
  • Mat R.
    Mat RickAugust 2, 2013
    Put a salty pimp in your mouth.
  • Joe G.
    Joe GermuskaAugust 2, 2013
    "Our tip? Try the homemade soft serve. It beats the pants off Mr. Softee (does Mr. Softee wear pants?) "
  • Tyrone V.
    Tyrone ViasJuly 31, 2013
    If you get chocolate dipped ice cream on a cone for your child be aware the ice cream will melt far faster and the mess a messier one.
  • Meir S.
    Meir SadanJuly 29, 2013
    Get out of the line and enter Butter Lane cupcakes next door for a better return for your time & dollars.
  • Compass
    CompassJuly 24, 2013
    It’s a crime to stop by Big Gay Ice Cream without ordering the best-selling “Salty Pimp,” but sundaes topped with dulce de leche, peanut brittle, pretzels, and sea salt are excellent choices too.
  • Liza S.
    Liza SolarzJuly 24, 2013
    The Cinnamax 👌👌👌👌
  • Jannie
    JannieJuly 19, 2013
    Feeling pimpy? get the Salty pimp = vanilla ice cream, caramel, sea salt dipped in chocolate = perfection!
  • Stephenie D.
    They're adorable. I *have* to love them.
  • Rachel W.
    Rachel WangJuly 8, 2013
    Bea arthur is tasty but they won't let you upgrade to a waffle cone or put it in a cup...wth?
  • Rachelle G.
    Rachelle GuillaumeJuly 6, 2013
    Get the Salty Pimp!!!
  • Hathanh N.
    Hathanh NguyenJuly 3, 2013
    Too much hype over soft serve ice cream with some messy toppings... Eh
  • Mike G.
    Mike GambinoJune 28, 2013
    I love their fanta floats/Unicorns make it the best/It was... Fabulous
  • Alex K.
    Alex KaessJune 28, 2013
    Get the American Gangster (not on the menu) - it's a cross between the salty pimp and American globs
  • Fixaroof B.
    Great ice cream long line.
  • Amanda O.
    Amanda ObergJune 23, 2013
    The Salty Pimp is amazing!
  • Stacy C.
    Stacy CurtinJune 23, 2013
    Line remains doubley long as ever.
  • Robin E.
    Robin EveJune 23, 2013
    They have gluten free cones!
  • Shayna K.
    Shayna KulikJune 23, 2013
    hate to rain on this parade, but it's not excellent..
  • Elisa
    ElisaJune 23, 2013
    American globs and Monday Sundae! Worth the wait.,,,,mmmmmm
  • Zachary J.
    The Bea Arthur is everything. I crave it almost daily, good thing I live in Houston, TX :) Can't wait till my next trip to NYC. BGICS will be my first stop.
  • Josh C.
    Josh ClapperJune 20, 2013
    The Salty Pimp is great
  • Brooklyn United
    Brooklyn UnitedJune 19, 2013
    Unique soft serves and shakes. One of our favorites is the Monday Sunday, a chocolate swirl with sea salt and Nutella. Excellent prices for huge portions.
  • Anne W.
    Anne WuJune 19, 2013
    Eat it up before it drips! It's gonna get messy!
  • Halstead Property
    Halstead PropertyJune 13, 2013
    Where else can you have as much fun pronouncing the menu items? Salty Pimp never let us down, and we'd have Monday Sundae's dulce de leche, sea salt, whipped cream & Nutella lined waffle cone any day.
  • Raúl V.
    Raúl Vargas OcejoJune 12, 2013
    Never ask for the employ's favorite ice cream if you don't wanna remember the semen taste.
  • USA TODAY
    USA TODAYJune 11, 2013
    Stop by for quirky ice cream with even quirkier names: the Salty Pimp is a vanilla soft-serve, dulce de leche, sea salt and a chocolate dip. Read more
  • Hannah P.
    Hannah PJune 9, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    when you check in between now and june 21, add #gameofcones to your check-in and help secure the iron cone for house bgic!
  • !!↑ßïg↑ Däddÿ ★.
    Don't make eye contact while licking your cone LMFAO
  • RockStarNewYork
    RockStarNewYorkJune 8, 2013
    There is a secret combo of the Bea Arthur and the Salty Pimp! A MUST!
  • 🚚Paul L.
    Who Camus up with the name of this place
  • Jacob B.
    Jacob BøtterJune 7, 2013
    I had the Monday Sundae on a very hot day in NYC and it was one of the best ice creams I've ever had. Vanilla, salt and nutella plays very well together. Try it!
  • Eric T.
    Eric TangJune 7, 2013
    Ask to meet Courtney!
  • Erika M.
    Erika MatthiasJune 6, 2013
    Twisted Pimp!
  • Megan D.
    Megan DoJune 5, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Ask for a Dirty Blonde. It's the Bea Arthur dipped in chocolate. Don't tell anyone. It's a secret.
  • Paula G.
    Paula G.June 3, 2013
    Great place, such a good place to have meal. The place is perfect.
  • Elliott G.
    Elliott GoldenJune 1, 2013
    Soft serve ice cream is stupid. But, their ice cream sandwiches and to die for.
  • Steve C.
    Steve ColemanMay 31, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Its hard to look cool in front of all the really cute staff that work here, when every time you come in you're inhaling more ice cream...
  • Cynthia L.
    Cynthia LiMay 29, 2013
    Bea arthur.
  • Matt S.
    Matt SchaarMay 18, 2013
    The, uh, American Gangster is seething with goodness. Ask the pink pants cross dresser at the door about it.
  • Alex G.
    Alex GuevaraMay 18, 2013
    Get the Salty Pimp, bitch!
  • Kristina B.
    Kristina BakerMay 17, 2013
    Gluten free cones!
  • Uber NYC
    Uber NYCMay 16, 2013
    You obviously need to try the Salty Pimp if you haven't had it before, but the Bea Arthur is a close second.
  • Steph W.
    Steph WengMay 13, 2013
    Love the personality and interaction this place provides to it's ice-cream seekers. Loved the American gangster, pretzels and dulce de leche wonderland - get it!
  • Colette Q.
    Colette QMay 12, 2013
    The mermaid is DIVINE
  • George W.
    George WilksonMay 10, 2013
    They should make their items order-able from a smart phone by adding them to the app "appay biz" for free! That way, I can order ahead using "appay"!!
  • Myriam G.
    Myriam GadriMay 9, 2013
    Was told I HAD to try the 'salty pimp' lol
  • Kelsey W.
    Kelsey WMay 5, 2013
    Great staff! Awesome ice cream. Try the Monday sundae if you love Nutella!
  • Amanda S.
    Amanda SMay 4, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Once you're ready to graduate from the ever so classic "Salty Pimp," try the "Monday Sundae"--I'm a convert.
  • Andy R.
    Andy RosenbergApril 29, 2013
    Salty Pimp is one of my favorite NYC desserts.
  • Amanda K.
    Amanda KopmanApril 21, 2013
    Salty Pimp get all the hype but the Cinnemax was better. Two soft snickerdoodle cookies with cinnamon ice cream in between. YOU'RE WELCOME.
  • Christina
    ChristinaApril 21, 2013
    Go for the american gangster...not on the menu but its the perfect love child of the salty pimp and american globs!
  • Christopher P.
    Christopher PepeApril 21, 2013
    SURPRISE IT'S DELICIOUS
  • Anna P.
    Anna PApril 20, 2013
    Over-priced ice cream but cute unicorn deco;)
  • Katie
    KatieApril 20, 2013
    Love let sandwich - red velvet cake and vanilla ice cream with a kick! To die for!!
  • T.J. S.
    T.J. SchuckApril 19, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Torn between the awesome Salty Pimp and the intriguing American Globs? Order the off-menu American Gangster, which is an unholy combination of the two. You won't regret it.
  • Lauren M.
    Lauren MyerApril 6, 2013
    Must get the salty pimp!!!
  • Serious Eats
    Serious EatsMarch 23, 2013
    Fun-loving soft serve with creative toppings like the Salty Pimp: vanilla, salt, dulce de leche, and a chocolate dip.
  • Gary H.
    Gary HorMarch 18, 2013
    You must try the Salty Pimp. You'll never regret it. Enough said. Let your tastebuds do the talking...
  • Alex G.
    Alex GodinMarch 17, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Get the American gangster - an American globs with dulce de leche. It's amazing.
  • Tink W.
    Tink WongFebruary 10, 2013
    The cococone blew my mind the first time i had it!
  • Big Gay Ice Cream Shop
    Big Gay Ice Cream ShopFebruary 7, 2013
    It's coffee time, folks! Have a look at our check-in special.
  • Doug W.
    Doug WamplerJanuary 30, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    The Salty Pimp is the best ice cream I've ever had. I had it in Nov and have found a reason to come back to NYC for 2 days to eat it again.
  • Stacy C.
    Stacy CurtinJanuary 20, 2013
    The line sux
  • Patrick S.
    Patrick S.January 20, 2013
    Mother of god! This place is delicious. The American Globs is massive; be warned.
  • Rotimi A.
    Rotimi A. WilliamsDecember 28, 2012
    Still worth it even in 0 degree weather. :) Salty Pimp all day.
  • Elton J.
    Elton JulianDecember 11, 2012
    nice ice creams
  • HashtagNYU
    HashtagNYUNovember 30, 2012
    Essential NYU: Try the Bea Arthur, Salty Pimp, or Cinnamax sandwich for a cold delight. You can also buy a t-shirt.
  • Harrison W.
    Harrison WeberNovember 20, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Get the Bea Arthur. Seriously.
  • Lizeeek
    LizeeekNovember 16, 2012
    Special seasonal pumpkin softserve with whipped cream & rainbow sprinkles. Yum!
  • Real Cheap Eats
    Real Cheap EatsNovember 5, 2012
    What you should really try is the Choinkwich ($6), an ice cream sandwich made with chocolate cookies from the Treats Truck, chocolate soft serve ice cream and a layer of Bacon Marmalade. Read more
  • Theresa R.
    Theresa RoldanOctober 24, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    I love the Bea Arthur with chocolate ice cream dipped in chocolate! It's delicious.
  • Lorraine C.
    Lorraine C.October 17, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Shit gets real here. Get the American Globs.
  • Dianna H.
    Dianna H.October 16, 2012
    Two words: Salty Pimp.
  • Ishanna S.
    Ishanna SantosOctober 8, 2012
    'Mermaid' is delicious.
  • Fanny C.
    Fanny ChanOctober 4, 2012
    Do the Salty Pimp. Or Bea Arthur. Never go wrong.
  • Diana P.
    Diana PSeptember 29, 2012
    Had the Bea Arthur and it was crazy good!! And they're are the not stingy on their portions! Totally worth every penny!
  • Emmi H.
    Emmi HintzSeptember 24, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Definitely get the salty pimp!
  • Madgery
    MadgerySeptember 21, 2012
    They have gluten free cones and they're insanely nice. The Salty Pimp is jimp-worthy!
  • Kristina B.
    Kristina BencakSeptember 19, 2012
    salty pimp = yum!
  • Concert Ticket Agency
    Concert Ticket AgencySeptember 18, 2012
    Great place for something sweet after a show at Webster Hall. Can't get into Le Bain? that's ok, the Salty Pimp is far more enjoyable. Don't be discouraged by long lines...they move quickly!
  • VAISHALI 😄
    VAISHALI 😄September 18, 2012
    The ice creams are usually too big!!
  • Adrian M.
    Adrian MojicaSeptember 15, 2012
    Horchata shake whaaaa?!
  • Waahid A.
    Waahid AzizuddinSeptember 14, 2012
    The cinnamax sandwich is underrated- similar to Diddy Riese for any LA residents
  • Chantae V.
    Chantae VetriceSeptember 13, 2012
    Love the Salty Pimp!!!
  • Kelly E.
    Kelly EidsonSeptember 2, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Coco cone. You can ask for them to add dulce du leche and they wont even charge for it. Deeeelicious.
  • aliyah w.
    aliyah weinsteinAugust 31, 2012
    If you like a little heat, try the Awesome Sauce (spicy hot fudge) on vanilla ice cream!
  • Siena C.
    Siena ChiangAugust 25, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Brownie batter flavor today!
  • Cat C.
    Cat ChouAugust 25, 2012
    Love the salty pimp! But grab extra napkins, it melts so fast!
  • a r.
    a rAugust 22, 2012
    Love this place!!!!! I'll forever 'bea arthur' but i like my salty pimp too!
  • Clare H.
    Clare HoffmanAugust 21, 2012
    American globs!!! Yummmmm chocolatey pretzely salty goodness! Do it.
  • Kristine U.
    Kristine UntalanAugust 20, 2012
    You might think you won't need that plastic container for your ice cream cone, but you definitely will.
  • hoai vi p.
    hoai vi pAugust 16, 2012
    Overhyped: yes. Delectable: yes. Long line, fast service. Safe: salty pimp. WTF: ginger curry.
  • Lamb N.
    Lamb NAugust 12, 2012
    Monday Sundae!!! Awesome
  • Prissy P.
    Prissy PantsAugust 12, 2012
    Beyond amazing! Try the Monday Sundae... You will not be disappointed! Can't wait to go back... BTW... The wait on the line is so worth it!
  • Vanessa P.
    Vanessa PowellAugust 3, 2012
    cinnamon sugar ice cream cookie sandwich mmmmmmmm
  • Anthony C.
    Anthony ChoulouteAugust 2, 2012
    Get the Salty Pimp with a boat.
  • Dan L.
    Dan LamAugust 1, 2012
    There may be a line in the summer, so get there as early as you can.
  • Superb
    SuperbJuly 25, 2012
    Get the Salty Pimp. It's the perfect combination of sweet and salty, creamy and crunchy. Plus, it;s just so fun to say.
  • Alec M.
    Alec MillerJuly 24, 2012
    When you order the salty pimp, ask for cayenne pepper. Trust me.
  • Frani L.
    Frani LiebermanJuly 23, 2012
    Don't be intimidated by the line- it moves super quickly. Also, it's all worth it in the end for a lick of the salty pimp.
  • citichik c.
    citichik chickpeaJuly 21, 2012
    Delicious! Their sundae cones are a bit big for me but so good and great to share with a partner. Grab one & go for a stroll in the E Village. But be warned you'll need napkins. Try the Monday Sundae
  • Sarah W.
    Sarah WalmsleyJuly 15, 2012
    Pretzels at the bottom of my cone? Unreal.
  • COOLHAUS
    COOLHAUSJuly 15, 2012
    The Salty Pimp and Bea Arthur are classics, but the HAUS favorite is definitely the American Glob! If you ask nicely, they might even give you a squeeze of dulce de leche!
  • The Corcoran Group
    The Corcoran GroupJuly 13, 2012
    What starts as traditional ice cream is quickly transformed by adding tons of unique toppings. We recommend the Salty Pimpvanilla ice cream, topped with dulce de leche, sea salt and chocolate dip.
  • Nick
    NickJuly 9, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    if you love soft ice cream this is going to be your new fav place in the Big City!
  • Jodi K.
    Jodi KeithJune 30, 2012
    Salty Pimp!
  • jessica m. h.
    they sell La Newyorkina popsicles here - get the Rainbow Paleta
  • Loku NYC
    Loku NYCJune 20, 2012
    Try the Dulce De Leche! Find more here: http://bit.ly/LCCIqD
  • Angela W.
    Angela WuJune 18, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    American Globs with Awesome Sauce AND/or dulce de leche. You're welcome.
  • NYU Wagner
    NYU WagnerJune 4, 2012
    Words cannot describe how awesome this place is.
  • Martin T.
    Martin TobingMay 28, 2012
    Try the Salty Pimp
  • Chris C.
    Chris C. @ Shared AppetiteMay 27, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    1st time? Get the Salty Pimp. My favorite is the American Glob, but add dulce de leche!
  • Daniel P.
    Daniel PerzMay 23, 2012
    Salty Pimp is delish
  • Megan T.
    Megan ToweMay 16, 2012
    Would I wait in line for over 30 minutes? Probably not, but the salty pimp is amazing. (3 of 4 petals via Fondu) Read more
  • Megan T.
    Megan ToweMay 16, 2012
    Would I wait in line for over 30 minutes? Probably not, but it the salty pimp is amazing. (3 of 4 petals via Fondu) Read more
  • Damien B.
    Damien Basile 😈May 12, 2012
    Try the Salty Pump Ice Cream With Biscoff - The best.
  • Kevin N.
    Kevin NgApril 28, 2012
    Be prepared to wowed! The wait is worth it.
  • ✨#IamRomdelacrème✨
    Thankfully, I no longer have to guess or wonder where the Big Gay Ice Cream Truck is!
  • Lux L.
    Lux LovelleApril 25, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    The Monday Sunday is sooo good! Nutella, dulce de leche and sea salt!! Yes please!
  • @JaumePrimero
    @JaumePrimeroApril 23, 2012
    Cococone is my fave!
  • Karen Z.
    Karen ZhangApril 21, 2012
    Cash only! But other than that, place is awesome!
  • Christina C.
    Christina CosterApril 16, 2012
    Try the American Globs - Vanilla, sea salt, pretzel, chocolate dip. #amazing
  • Damien B.
    Damien Basile 😈April 16, 2012
    Try the American Globs - Vanilla, pretzels, sea salt, chocolate dip
  • mary l.
    mary lisleyApril 15, 2012
    Hands down the best ice cream!!! I will never be able to be a full vegan because I love this ice cream so much! If there is a line believe me it's worth the wait.
  • Omniformer S.
    OMNIFORMER loves ice cream, try smashin the ice cream into your lovers face! It will surely turn them on.
  • Snehal A.
    Snehal AvichalApril 5, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    This place makes me happy. That is all.
  • George F.
    George FordApril 1, 2012
    Thin Mint milkshake! Do it!
  • Nick G.
    Nick GMarch 29, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Ask for it when they say they're out. Sometimes they're not. I don't even understand how you can run out of one and not the other. It's all ice cream. Everything is fabulous though...naturally.
  • Emily H.
    Emily HuiMarch 22, 2012
    Salty Pimp and Apple Gobbler were amazing :)
  • G W.
    G WongMarch 22, 2012
    Finally, no more waiting forever for the truck line that goes on for miles.
  • Michael T.
    Michael TiffanyMarch 20, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    If you're avoiding gluten, get the gf ice cream cones!
  • Carlo M.
    Carlo MMarch 15, 2012
    Savor the unicorns!
  • James D.
    James DonadioMarch 11, 2012
    The ice cream sandwiches are a bit unimpressive, but every sundae and cone is perfection.
  • Adriana V.
    Adriana VeccMarch 6, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    You can't go wrong with the Salty Pimp
  • Meghan Kathleen
    Meghan KathleenFebruary 27, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Everything here is great (including Doug & the staff)! If it is summer time, definitely get "The Mermaid"
  • Carey K.
    Carey KellermanFebruary 22, 2012
    Get the Biscoff spread!
  • Jenice G.
    Jenice GerenaFebruary 20, 2012
    This place is really amazing. A definite must-go!
  • Andres A.
    Andres AlmeidaFebruary 19, 2012
    Try the Monday Sundae if you like Nutella on your waffle cone.
  • ICP
    ICPFebruary 11, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Their chocolate dip puts DQ to shame (and I love DQ)
  • Time Out New York
    Time Out New YorkFebruary 1, 2012
    Sample quirky treats like the decadent Salty Pimp, a chocolate-dipped vanilla cone with dulce de leche and sea salt. The shop is small, so get your cones to-go. Read more
  • Rong N.
    Rong NguyenJanuary 27, 2012
    Ice cream here is yummie. Got the sea salted caramel nutella waffle cone with whip cream. I believe in sharing but not this ice cream cone. Next time I'll try something else. Lil shop near university!
  • Yuri K.
    Yuri KimJanuary 19, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Bra Arthur is my favorite. The nilla wafers topping is perfect. The salty pimp is my second.
  • Noah F.
    Noah FecksJanuary 13, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Give me BEA ARTHUR or give me DEATH!
  • Humberto M.
    Humberto MartinezJanuary 9, 2012
    American Globs or Salty Pimp on first visit.
  • Kathryn Y.
    Kathryn YuDecember 12, 2011
    The American globs (vanilla, pretzel, sea salt, chocolate dip) is amazing!
  • Jo C.
    Jo ChowDecember 5, 2011
    Affogayto! Spiced hot chocolate with vanilla ice cream and cayenne- winter fave
  • Melissa L.
    Melissa LeonDecember 4, 2011
    Try the American Globs - F*cking amazing!
  • christine n.
    christine ngNovember 30, 2011
    Dude, get the Monday Sundae with Biscoff. No joke.
  • Stephanie B.
    Stephanie BNovember 28, 2011
    I felt like chocolate dipped ice cream and a hot coffee, so I came here for both!
  • Amrita o.
    Amrita ohboyNovember 27, 2011
    You have to try the bourbon Ice cream!
  • Kyle A.
    Kyle AitkenNovember 20, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Deadpool would approve of the Bea Arthur!
  • Kate-Lynn
    Kate-LynnNovember 20, 2011
    Try the biscoff spread!
  • Susan B.
    Susan BacchusNovember 17, 2011
    Tasty, but honestly, there are better ice cream joints.
  • Real Cheap Eats
    Real Cheap EatsNovember 12, 2011
    "What you should really try is the Choinkwich ($6), an ice cream sandwich made with chocolate cookies from the Treats Truck, chocolate soft serve ice cream and a layer of Bacon Marmalade." Read more
  • Amanda
    AmandaOctober 26, 2011
    Yes, the Salty Pimp is cool and all but you gotta try the Olive Oil/Sea Salt/Fig Sauce combo they recommend!
  • amNewYork
    amNewYorkOctober 20, 2011
    The truck only operates through the fall. Luckily, the new brick-and-mortar shop in the East Village has answered our prayers so we can get our fix way past ice cream season.
  • Heather C.
    Heather CheneyOctober 16, 2011
    I had the Mermaid, if you love key lime pie, you'll love this.
  • Heather F.
    Heather FinkOctober 13, 2011
    How can gay ice cream not be hard? All these creamz r soft.
  • Manhattan Mini Storage
    Manhattan Mini StorageOctober 12, 2011
    Get the vanilla soft serve with olive oil & sea salt - Sounds crazy. Tastes delicious.
  • Julie D.
    Julie DeRoseOctober 9, 2011
    The salty pimp was the BEST icecream I ever had. Bravo!
  • Simon W.
    Simon WongOctober 8, 2011
    Great ice cream. Service was amazing. Staff was friendly too
  • roberto f.
    roberto ferrerasOctober 8, 2011
    Get the salty pimp
  • Josh S.
    Josh S.September 29, 2011
    Whip out your "bundle of sticks" and play In the Hall of the Mountain King to get a free straw with shake.
  • Carolyn T.
    Carolyn TrawinskiSeptember 28, 2011
    I'm not sure what's best - the salty pimp, clean store, awesome big gay workers, or free citrus-infused water. Just go.
  • Megan C.
    Megan CSeptember 28, 2011
    Be careful: the BFICS is located at a unicorn crossing. You're likely to be trampled, with sparkly hoof prints left on your back as a warning to other oblivious customers.
  • Laura V.
    Laura VogelSeptember 27, 2011
    Been here 25+ times
    Purchase an enormous Chalice of Tang and you shall rule over the land of unicorned ice cream with the authority of American Globs!
  • Mary Alice L.
    Mary Alice LaddSeptember 24, 2011
    Salty Pimp !
  • Michael K.
    Michael KretchmarSeptember 20, 2011
    Salty Pimp. O m g !
  • Zack Z.
    Zack Z.September 18, 2011
    The Salty Pimp and the Bea Arthur are excellent choices!
  • Chad C.
    Chad CoonSeptember 13, 2011
    Try the ice cream.
  • D M.
    D MCSeptember 11, 2011
    American Globs or GTFO
  • Kelly K.
    Kelly KniewelSeptember 10, 2011
    Get a chocolate salty pimp-chocolate instead of vanilla ice cream
  • Samantha T.
    Samantha TurnerSeptember 9, 2011
    Get da salty pimp!
  • Paul R.
    Paul RieckhoffSeptember 9, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Salty pimp is as good as advertised. Awesome to have them here in one of the greatest hoods in the world.
  • Winnie N.
    Winnie NgSeptember 6, 2011
    Nutella lined ice cream cones! 
  • Krystina F.
    Krystina FisherSeptember 5, 2011
    Salty pimp is amazing!!
  • Christian d.
    Christian de BottonSeptember 4, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    This place being down the street is clearly going to be a problem.
  • Ron C.
    Ron C.September 4, 2011
    If it's your first time here. Get the Salty Pimp. Vanilla ice cream / caramel & sea salt dipped in chocolate. This should introduce you to how a mix of Sweet & Salty go well together. Awesome Flavors!
  • Leigh F.
    Leigh FerreiraJuly 27, 2011
    get the salty pimp
  • Marina Y.
    Marina YoshimotoJuly 19, 2015
    O sorvete não vale a fama que a sorveteria tem...é um sorvete normal...
  • Sharon F.
    Sharon FungMay 13, 2015
    Dulce leche
  • Leo S.
    Leo SkvirskiySeptember 10, 2014
    Все не решаюсь купить их футболку.
  • Dimitry H.
    Dimitry HennartDecember 2, 2013
    Les meilleures glaces de la galaxie !
  • Mishhßèrrÿ ®.
    Mishhßèrrÿ ®October 21, 2013
    ^_^ ^_^ ^_^ ^_^
  • Ricardo B.
    Parece o sorvete da moleca
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