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Where to Find Soft Serve in New York
McDonald's is one of Where to Find Soft Serve in New York.

1. McDonald's

5.7
1560 Broadway (btwn 46th & 47th St), New York, NY
Fast Food Restaurant · Theater District · 70 tips and reviews

EaterEater: Many have tried (ahem, Chikalicious) and few have succeeded at making a soft serve sundae as perfect as the McDonald's classic vanilla with hot fudge (and optional nuts). Also, McFlurries. Read more.

Chloe's Soft Serve Fruit Co. is one of Where to Find Soft Serve in New York.

2. Chloe's Soft Serve Fruit Co.

8.1
25 E 17th St (at Broadway), New York, NY
Dessert Shop · Union Square · 97 tips and reviews

EaterEater: Fruit, sugar, and water are all you'll find in Chloe's refreshing soft serve. Try yours in a sundae or with a vegan waffle. Read more.

Tomiz is one of Where to Find Soft Serve in New York.

3. Tomiz

18 E 41st St (btw 5th & Madison), New York, NY
Japanese Restaurant · Midtown East · 162 tips and reviews

EaterEater: Japanese cafe Zaiya has matcha and black sesame flavors that are great together or alone. Grab one of their still-crispy onigiris while you're there for the perfect summer lunch. Read more.

Nicoletta is one of Where to Find Soft Serve in New York.

4. Nicoletta

160 2nd Ave (at E 10th St), New York, NY
Pizza Place · East Village · 89 tips and reviews

EaterEater: You can pimp out your soft serve with all manner of add-ons like rosemary caramel popcorn, pistachio brittle, or amaretti cookie crumble, but it's equally rewarding eaten plain. Read more.

Dominique Ansel Kitchen is one of Where to Find Soft Serve in New York.

5. Dominique Ansel Kitchen

137 7th Ave S (btwn Charles St & W 10th St), New York, NY
Bakery · West Village · 132 tips and reviews

EaterEater: Creamy, milky burrata and salt and pepper caramel are the two flavors on offer right now at Dominique Ansel's dine-in dessert spot. Head's up though, soft serve is only available Fri-Sun, noon to 9pm. Read more.

Dairy Queen is one of Where to Find Soft Serve in New York.

6. Dairy Queen

54 W 14th St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), New York, NY
Ice Cream Shop · Greenwich Village · 46 tips and reviews

EaterEater: Mall favorite Dairy Queen has a centrally located Manhattan outpost to meet any and all Blizzard and sundae needs. Read more.

Big Gay Ice Cream Shop is one of Where to Find Soft Serve in New York.

7. Big Gay Ice Cream Shop

61 Grove St (at 7th Ave S), New York, NY
Ice Cream Shop · West Village · 304 tips and reviews

EaterEater: Long lines form for treats like chocolate soft serve coated in curry-coconut flake, Tang floats, and some perennial favorites like the Mermaid and Bea Arthur. Read more.

Takashi is one of Where to Find Soft Serve in New York.

8. Takashi

456 Hudson St (at Barrow St), New York, NY
Japanese Restaurant · West Village · 209 tips and reviews

EaterEater: House-made soft serve is the one dessert at this otherwise beef-only spot. Enjoy it in unadorned or get the works, which include azuki beans, black sesame flour, rice dumplings, and even gold flakes. Read more.

Dessert Club, ChikaLicious is one of Where to Find Soft Serve in New York.

9. Dessert Club, ChikaLicious

204 E 10th St (btwn 1st & 2nd Ave), New York, NY
Dessert Shop · East Village · 125 tips and reviews

EaterEater: Top the vanilla soft serve at ChikaLicious however you desire — the real joy in this dessert comes from the flaky churro cone. Read more.

Victory Garden is one of Where to Find Soft Serve in New York.

10. Victory Garden

31 Carmine St (btwn Bleecker & Bedford St), New York, NY
Ice Cream Shop · West Village · 120 tips and reviews

EaterEater: You don't have to be lactose intolerant to appreciate the goat milk soft serve. They cycle through four flavors at a time, so there's always something new to try, like mastic or black walnut. Read more.

Ray's Candy Store is one of Where to Find Soft Serve in New York.

11. Ray's Candy Store

8.7
113 Avenue A (btwn E 7th St. & St. Mark's Pl.), New York, NY
Dessert Shop · Alphabet City · 78 tips and reviews

EaterEater: No matter the hour, East Village hole-in-the-wall Ray's has you covered. If soft serve (pistachio is a must) isn't enough, you can always tack on an order of beignets or fried oreos. Cash only. Read more.

Momofuku Milk Bar is one of Where to Find Soft Serve in New York.

12. Momofuku Milk Bar

8.3
251 E 13th St (at 2nd Ave), New York, NY
Dessert Shop · East Village · 713 tips and reviews

EaterEater: With six locations in NYC, you're never too far away from some of the iconic sweet, cereal-infused soft serve from this NY favorite. Don't miss the passion fruit chocolate chip flavor either. Read more.

Lilia is one of Where to Find Soft Serve in New York.

13. Lilia

9.2
567 Union Ave (at Frost St), Brooklyn, NY
Italian Restaurant · Williamsburg · 183 tips and reviews

EaterEater: The right call at the end of the meal is a soft-serve gelato delivered in a glass cup, anointed with your choice of toppings; try garnishing it with candied orange rind for an impromptu creamsicle. Read more.

RUIMILK is one of Where to Find Soft Serve in New York.

14. RUIMILK

136-49 Roosevelt Ave, New York, NY
Ice Cream Shop · 10 tips and reviews

EaterEater: Soft serve with cotton candy is as unusual as it is Instagram friendly. Order a Thunder Cloud where the fluffy stuff sits on the ice cream or a Dreamy Balloon with the candy lofted over it. Read more.

Carvel Ice Cream is one of Where to Find Soft Serve in New York.

15. Carvel Ice Cream

58-24 Myrtle Ave (George St), Ridgewood, NY
Ice Cream Shop · 6 tips and reviews

EaterEater: If — for some reason — you don't want to order an entire whale cake, go for the soft serve at Carvel: available in a cup, a cone, a sundae, or even sandwiched between two cookies. Read more.