This picture-perfect West Village bakery from Umber Ahmad has a good deal of New York's best sweets. From their chocolate cake and cheesecake to their croissants, Ahmad has built a cult following around all things pastry. So it's no surprise that when she added soft serve to the menu, it was just as well received as everything else. Available during the summer months, seasonal flavors rotate with classics like vanilla and chocolate, all served in their stroopwafel-inspired cones.
New Yorkers don’t discriminate when it comes to our love for ice cream, from classic scoops to ice cream sandwiches, but we do have a particularly sweet spot for delicious soft serve. Cooling down with a picturesque cone from the city’s best bakeries and finest ice cream shops is one of the best things to do in the summer in NYC. Whether you’re in the mood for festive toppings, a dipped cone or a chocolate-vanilla swirl, here’s where to find the best soft serve ice cream in New York.
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