19 Best Ice Cream Shops near Granite Falls

Huffy's Sandwiches & Ice Cream Ice Cream Shop • $
23 Falls Ave #3, Granite Falls

Customers` Favorites

Foot Long Hot Dog
Club Sandwich

“Huffy's Sandwiches & Ice Cream is a friendly ice cream and sandwich shop with reasonably priced options. The staff is welcoming and professional, making it a great place to take the kids after school. The shop is wheelchair accessible, with a small parking lot and ramps leading to the entrance. The ice cream is a highlight, with flavors like Moose Tracks being particularly popular. The shop also serves diner-style food, but the ice cream is the real treat. With its nostalgic 50's and 60's diner-era atmosphere, Huffy's is a great spot for a family outing or date night.“

4.2 Good47 Reviews
Carolina Crafted Ice Cream Shop •
248 Union Square NW, Hickory - 6.68 miles

“Stopped in on Saturday and fell in love with this store. They offer a variety of items and all at very affordable prices. The store smelt like Fruity Pebbles…I mean what’s not to love. Currently burning my Bushel and a Peck Candle and it smells fabulous. I will definitely be back!“

5 Superb26 Reviews
Atlantida Palateria Ice Cream Shop • $
761 4th St SW, Hickory - 7.04 miles

Customers` Favorites

Fresa Con Crema Strawberry with Cream Wheeping Cream
Churros with Caramel

“Atlantida Palateria is a beloved spot for creamy ice cream and unique flavors. The owner makes fresh ice cream daily, offering a variety of flavors, including fruity sorbet and handmade popsicles. The staff is friendly and helpful, and the atmosphere is clean and cute. Try the Mangolada sundae or Ferrero Rocher ice cream for a delicious treat.“

4.8 Superb34 Reviews
Aary’s ice cream Ice Cream Shop • $
308 Morganton Blvd SW, Lenoir - 9.72 miles

“The Ice cream was amazing and the staff was so friendly!!!“

4.9 Superb18 Reviews
Harts General Store and Creamery Ice Cream Shop • $
1651 Taylorsville Rd SE, Lenoir - 8.57 miles

“Harts General Store and Creamery is a charming destination with a variety of offerings. Visitors can enjoy the company of animals while exploring a country store filled with clothing, jewelry, and handmade items. The ice cream and coffee bar are popular, and the staff is known for their friendliness. The location provides a welcoming atmosphere for gatherings, offering a "mini zoo" and a food truck for a well-rounded experience.“

4.7 Superb40 Reviews
Dairy Queen (Treat) Ice Cream Shop • $
1124 1st Ave SW, Hickory - 6.11 miles

Customers` Favorites

Summer Berry Cheesecake Blizzard
Choco Brownie Extreme Blizzard
Triple Chocolate Brownie
Pumpkin Pie Blizzard
Ice Cream Sandwich
Ice Cream Cone
Banana Split

“Dairy Queen (Treat) is a beloved ice cream destination that has been a family tradition for generations. Known for its delicious and creamy ice cream, the restaurant offers a classic, old-school dairy experience with excellent customer service. Customers can indulge in classic treats like Blizzards, which evoke nostalgic memories of childhood visits. The restaurant also offers a special "pup cup" for four-legged friends, making it a welcoming spot for the whole family.“

4.6 Superb42 Reviews
Shake Shop Creamery Ice Cream Shop • $
1960 US Hwy 70 SE space150, Hickory - 9.54 miles

Customers` Favorites

Ice Cream Scoops
Single Scoop

“Shake Shop Creamery is a popular restaurant known for its friendly and efficient staff, who help customers quickly and even provide directions to nearby clothing stores. The menu features delicious milkshakes, with kind employees offering samples of various ice cream flavors. The lady at the register assists customers while they wait for their orders. The restaurant offers Hershey's ice cream, which may be more expensive but is highly recommended. Despite being lactose intolerant, one customer has visited the establishment three times, praising the smoothies and staff.“

4.8 Superb11 Reviews


TCBY Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt • $
208 Morganton Blvd SW, Lenoir - 9.75 miles

“TCBY is a popular spot that attracts customers from afar. Known for their kindness and appreciation for their customers, the staff at TCBY go above and beyond to ensure a pleasant experience. With a wide range of delicious treats, including sundaes, yogurt, and frozen drinks, there's something for everyone. Favorites include gluten-free yogurt and ice cream flavors, strawberry shakes, and fruity smoothies. The prices are reasonable, making it a great spot for gifts or a sweet treat.“

4.5 Superb33 Reviews
sweetFrog Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt • $
1754 Catawba Valley Blvd SE, Hickory - 9.25 miles

Customers` Favorites

Low-Fat Dulce De Leche- Salted Caramel
Low-Fat Cake Batter Soft Serve
Pomegranate Raspberry Sorbet
Dole Pineapple Soft Serve
Peanut Butter Soft Serve
New York Cheesecake
Blue Cotton Candy
Cookies & Cream
Frozen Yogurt

“sweetFrog is a colorful and lively hangout spot with yummy frozen yogurt, including a gluten-free option. The staff is friendly and helpful, creating a clean and kid-friendly atmosphere. With 24 yogurt flavors and over 40 toppings, there is a lot of variety, although it can be a bit expensive. The cute place offers a nice selection of frozen yogurt with a variety of toppings, along with friendly service and plenty of seating both inside and outside.“

4.4 Superb45 Reviews
Udderly Delicious Ice Cream Ice Cream Shop • $
131 US Hwy 70 SE, Hickory - 7.82 miles

Customers` Favorites

Cherry and Coconut Ice Cream Cone
Malted Milkshake 16 Oz
Strawberry Cheesecake
Strawberry Fields
Birthday Cake
Banana Split
Butter Pecan
Hot Fudge

“Udderly Delicious Ice Cream is a charming destination for ice cream lovers of all ages. They make their own delicious ice cream in-house, with at least 32 flavors to choose from, including non-sugar options. The nostalgic, old-fashioned atmosphere and cute theme make it a great spot for dates, families, and solo visitors alike. The friendly staff serve up thick and yummy shakes, and while the building may be older, it adds to the charm. Overall, it's a wonderful place to hang out and enjoy a sweet treat.“

4.4 Superb62 Reviews
Udderly Delicious Ice Cream Ice Cream Shop • $
2163 N Center St, Hickory - 5.94 miles

“Udderly Delicious Ice Cream offers a variety of fresh and cold flavors, including Birthday Cake, Coconut, Bourbon Butter Pecan, Black Cherry, and Strawberry. The drive-thru is convenient for busy times, with quick and friendly service. The small interior has limited seating, but the staff is accommodating. A popular spot for locals and worth a drive for the tasty treats.“

4 Good39 Reviews
Of Great Taste, HFM, LLC Coffee & Tea • $
2220 US Hwy 70 SE, Hickory - 9.84 miles

Customers` Favorites

Bacon Cheddar Burger
Chicken Salad Wrap
Grilled Vegetables
Potato Salad
Veggie Wrap
Chef Salad

“Of Great Taste in Hickory is a wonderful lunch spot, offering delicious and reasonably priced meals. Try the chef salad with turkey, chicken, mixed berries, and greens, or the Tennessee pride burger, known as the awesome burger. The chicken wrap is also popular. Enjoy fresh homemade desserts and music in a comfortable and happy atmosphere. The location is convenient with several elevators and is accessible during a visit to the furniture mart.“

5 Superb11 Reviews
Crumbl - Hickory Bakery • $
2345 US Hwy 70 SE, Hickory - 10.06 miles

Customers` Favorites

Fudge Brownie Cotton Candy Fried Ice Cream Chocolate Chip
Milk Chocolate Chip
Strawberry Ice
Mint Brownie
Cookie Box
Cream Bar

“Crumbl is a popular dessert destination known for its wide selection of delicious and visually appealing cookies. The clean and well-organized restaurant is staffed by friendly and polite employees, ensuring a pleasant customer experience. Customers often praise the cookies as being worth the slightly higher price for a special treat.“

4.5 Superb243 Reviews
Taste Full Beans At the Mart Coffee & Tea • $$
Hickory - 9.86 miles

“Fell in love with this cute coffee shop. Great coffee, a large selection of coffees and teas. There were also brownies, cupcakes, muffins, fruit, small birmtes, sandwiches. A great place. The staff very friendly. Will be a frequent guest here!“

5 Superb2 Reviews
The Chocolate Possum Inc. Bakery • $
954 U.S. Hwy 70 SW, Hickory - 6.65 miles

Customers` Favorites

Custom Order Regular Dozen
Oatmeal Cream Cookie
Cake by the Slice
Chocolate Chip
Jumbo Cupcakes
Birthday Cake
Banana Pudding
Wedding Cake
Cherry Lemon

“The Chocolate Possum Inc. is a delightful bakery known for its delicious treats and exceptional customer service. The owner is described as a kind and helpful individual who goes above and beyond to ensure customer satisfaction. They are known to have sweet children who also help out at the bakery. The bakery offers a variety of options, including cookie sandwiches, whoopie pies, and cupcakes, all of which are described as delicious and visually appealing. One standout item is their oatmeal and peanut butter cookie sandwiches. The bakery operates during limited hours, but it is worth making a visit to try their delectable pastries. It is an excellent choice for those seeking high-quality baked goods for special occasions or a sweet treat.“

4.4 Superb65 Reviews
The Icey Freeze Fast Food • $
814 Morganton Blvd SW, Lenoir - 9.54 miles

Customers` Favorites

The Legendary Jumbo Double Cheeseburger
Cheeseburger with Lettuce Tomato
Bacon Cheeseburger with lt & M
Jumbo Double Cheese Burger
Hand Rolled Waffle Cone
Chicken Salad Sandwich
Grilled Chicken Plate
Jecones Banana Split
ch Burger Like Jbo
Jumbo Cheeseburger

“The Icey Freeze is a popular spot serving high-quality hotdogs and cheeseburgers at super affordable prices. Enjoy their amazing lemonade, BLT & fries, and raspberry shake, all made with love. The restaurant has picnic tables, making it a great place for kids. While parking can be a challenge during busy times, there's always a spot to be found. The staff is kind and sweet, providing excellent service. With its great food and friendly atmosphere, The Icey Freeze is a must-visit spot that's sure to leave you wanting more.“

4.3 Superb51 Reviews
Hwy 55 Burgers, Shakes & Fries Burgers • $$
1095 Hickory Blvd, Lenoir - 8.77 miles

Customers` Favorites

The Moose Chicken Cheesesteak Select to Choose Your Size
Cheese Steak Sub and Fries
Americana Burger
Chicken Tenders
Fried Pickles
Cheese Fries
French Fries
Cheese Tots
Onion Rings
Tater Tots

“Hwy 55 Burgers, Shakes & Fries offers tasty and fresh food at a reasonable price, with a combo meal available for under $10. The menu includes a double cheese All American burger and onion rings, and they are known for their grilled cheese. While the service may be somewhat lacking in hospitality, the staff is generally adequate. The restaurant has easy parking with plenty of spaces and is kid-friendly, offering a kids' menu that comes in a toy mustang car. The location is easy to miss, but it is accessible from a hidden drive near Lowe's.“

4.3 Superb108 Reviews
Frosty Frez Fast Food • $
1998 Connelly Springs Rd, Lenoir - 6.68 miles

Customers` Favorites

Cheese Burger Lettuce and Tomato Pickle
Grilled Chicken Sandwich
Grilled Cheese Sandwich
Chopped BBQ Sandwich
Double Cheeseburger
Chuckwagon Sandwich
Pimento Cheese
Steak Biscuit
Chicken Strip
Chicken Salad

“Frosty Frez serves classic favorites like cheeseburgers with fries and a drink. While some customers have experienced dry burgers and inconsistent service, the restaurant has its loyal fans who praise the friendly staff and tasty food. Note that wheelchair accessibility is limited, with small restrooms located outside.“

3.8 Good37 Reviews
Speedway Cafe American • $
611 Malcolm Blvd, Rutherford College - 6.39 miles

Customers` Favorites

Philly Cheese Steak and Homemade Chips
Blueberry Cheesecake Ice Cream
Loaded Cheese Fries
Chicken Sandwich
Tater Tots
Hot Dog

“Speedway Cafe is a small restaurant with a good location, but the food quality and service can be inconsistent. While the hushpuppies are praised, the Deluxe grilled cheese is described as underwhelming. The staff can be friendly but may struggle with high customer volume. Overall, the reviews suggest the cafe is worth a try, but customers may want to order ahead or be prepared for potential delays.“

3.7 Good44 Reviews