It’s inevitable that you’ll be strolling along St. George Street one day when it hits you. That craving for something sweet. Something cold. Maybe something really different. You’re in luck. Here are a few of our favorite sweet treats.
Tedi's Ice Cream
Tedi's Ice Cream on St. George Street is the oldest ice cream shop in St. Augustine. Known for its delicious homemade ice creams and waffle cones made daily, Tedi’s is also a favorite for its hand-squeezed refreshing lemonade to cool off on hot summer days.
Ben & Jerry's & More
Famous for its Cherry Garcia and Chunky Monkey ice cream, Ben & Jerry’s is always a favorite and continues to delight with new flavor inventions. Mayday Ice Cream on St. George Street offers handcrafted ice creams with flavors ranging from Key Lime Pie to Queen Salted Caramel, while Kilwin's Ice Cream will draw you in with its classic chocolates, fudge and ice cream selections.
Cafe del Hidalgo & The Spanish Bakery and Cafe
Further down the street, you’ll feel like you’re stepping back in time when you step into the charming old-world building that houses Cafe del Hidalgo, the place for homemade gelatos made from an old family recipe. While The Spanish Bakery and Cafe has authentic homemade desserts and pastries to compliment your coffee.
The Hyppo Gourmet Ice Pops
An iconic shop on Charlotte Street, The Hyppo Gourmet Ice Pops is a local favorite for its hand made all-natural ice pops made from everything under the sun. These are truly different. Try the Mango Habanero, Pistachio Coconut, Strawberry Datil, Blueberry Cheesecake, and any one of 450 flavors they’ve developed, all made with the freshest natural ingredients.
Whetstone Chocolate Tasting Tours
At Whetstone Chocolate Tasting Tours on King Street, you can taste freshly made chocolates and confections while you walk through the factory. Definitely a “must-do” for the chocoholic who appreciates the finest dark, milk and white chocolate confections around.