24 Atlanta hot spots to cool down with summer treats

  • Shari Perkins
  • For the AJC
Updated July 12, 2017

Summer is coming and with it will come crazy hot days and outdoor activities. To beat the heat, here is a list of places where you can stop and grab a frozen treat on your way to a festival or outdoor concert. Whether you're into ice cream, gelato, frozen yogurt or Italian ices — this list of local ice cream and frozen treats will be your survival guide as temperatures rise.


Lolli Bop Sweet Shop2355 Cumberland Pkwy. SE, Suite 110, Atlanta

Closed Mondays, Tues.-Fri 10:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m., Sat. 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Sundays reserved for private parties.

LoriBell's Frozen Custard 3139 N Cobb Pkwy. NW, Suite 110, Kennesaw

Sun. 2-8 p.m., Mon.-Thurs. 1-9 p.m., Fri.-Sat. 1-10 p.m.

SweeTreats 134 S. Park Square NE, Marietta

Sun.-Thurs noon-9 p.m., Fri.-Sat. noon-11 p.m.

Zoyo Neighborhood Yogurt 2090 Baker Road, Suite A-101, Kennesaw

Sun.-Thurs. 12:30-9 p.m., Fri.-Sat 12:30-10 p.m.

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Butter & Cream Ice Cream 416 Church Street, Decatur

Sun.-Thurs. noon-10 p.m., noon-11 p.m. 

Frosty Caboose 5435 Peachtree Road, Chamblee

Sun. 12:30-10 p.m., Mon.-Sat. 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m. (Warm weather hours)

Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams
545 N McDonough Street, Decatur Square

Mon.-Fri. noon-11 p.m., Sat.-Sun. 11 a.m.-11 p.m.

Morelli's Gourmet Ice Cream (inside Farm Burger)
4514 Chamblee-Dunwoody Road, Dunwoody

Sun.-Thurs. 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Fri.-Sat. 11 a.m.-11 p.m.

SunO Dessert 2144 N. Decatur Road, Decatur

Noon-10 p.m. every day (Warm weather hours)

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8 Fahrenheit Ice Cream Features rolled ice cream. What is that? Check out this video. 5090 Buford Hwy., Suite 101, Atlanta

Mon.-Thurs. noon-10 p.m., Fri.-Sun. noon-11:30 p.m.

Berens Frozen Custard 1132 Athens Hwy. #210, Grayson

Sun.-Thurs. 11:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m., Fri.-Sat. 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m.

SunO Dessert 2570 Pleasant Hill Road, Suite 101, Duluth

Mon-Thurs. noon-10 p.m., Fri. noon-11 p.m., Sat. 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m.-10 p.m.

Sweet Frog Premium Frozen Yogurt 

875 Lawrenceville Suwanee Road, Suite 310, Lawrenceville

Mon.-Thurs noon-9 p.m., Fri. noon-10 p.m., 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Sun. noon-9 p.m.

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Caffé Antico (inside Antico pizza)
2200 Avalon Boulevard, Alpharetta

Mon.-Thurs. noon-9 p.m., Fri.-Sat noon-11 p.m., Sun. noon-9 p.m.

Four Fat Cows 64 N. Main St., Alpharetta

More hours and days as soon as shool is over. Closed Mon.-Wed., Thurs. 4-9 p.m., Fri. 4-10 p.m., Sat. noon-10 p.m., Sun. noon-9 p.m.

Rita's Italian Ice and Frozen Custard 3530 Ashford-Dunwoody Road NE, Atlanta

Mon.-Thurs. noon-8 p.m., Fri.-Sun. noon-9 p.m.

Sweet! Roswell 1144 Canton Street, Suite 105, Roswell

Noon-8 p.m. every day.

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Caffé Antico 1077 Hemphill Ave., Atlanta

11:30 a.m.-10 p.m. every day.

Kilwin's Atlantic Station, 1380 Atlantic Dr. NW, Suite #14160, Atlanta

Sun.-Thurs. 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Fri.-Sat. 11 a.m.-midnight.

Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams 

Sun.-Thurs. 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Fri.-Sat. 11 a.m.-midnight

Sun.-Thurs. 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Fri.-Sat. 11 a.m.-11 p.m.

Morelli's Gourmet Ice Cream

749 Moreland Ave. SE, Atlanta

Sun.-Thurs noon-10 p.m., Fri.-Sat. noon-11 p.m.

Paolo's Gelato Italiano 1025 Virginia Ave., Atlanta

Mon.-Thurs 3-10 p.m., Fri.-Sat. noon-11 p.m., Sun. noon-9 p.m.

Queen of Cream 701 Highland Ave. NE, Atlanta

Mon.-Thurs. 12:30-10 p.m., Fri.-Sat. noon-11 p.m., Sun. noon-9 p.m.


Sun.-Thurs. 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Fri.-Sat. 11 a.m.-11 p.m.

Sun. 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Mon.-Thurs. 10 a.m.-11 p.m., Fri.-Sat. 10 a.m.-midnight.

Sun. 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Mon.-Thurs. 10 a.m.-11 p.m., Fri.-Sat. 10 a.m.-midnight.

There are so many places to get frozen treats in Atlanta so please let us know in the comments section below if we missed one of your favorites.