It’s almost summer in Cincinnati. But until then, your favorite local creamy whips/whippy dips are open now. Your family can enjoy lots of “cool” concoctions and seasonal signature treats at these legendary local institutions.
Visit all 9 spots on our Cincinnati Creamy Whip Bucket List – and make this the most delicious summer EVER!
The Cone (pictured)
West Chester’s only giant ice-cream shaped building! The Cone is a family-favorite summer treat location. Famous for their orange sherbet/vanilla twist cone, they have amazing wizards, sundaes and other frozen desserts. Plus, there’s lots of toppings and sprinkles to complete any ice cream order. Note: The toffee/caramel sundae is a must-try dessert!
Mason’s favorite soft serve shop! Tucker’s is famous for their animal cones (we love their Zoo Baby-inspired cones, like Kendi the Rhino and Fiona the Hippo!), slushies, shakes and sundaes. And celebrate Christmas In July with a Santa cone! You kids will enjoy all their cone creations.
The best soft serve on the West Side since 1950, this classic neighborhood establishment is the perfect place to enjoy a frozen treat and visit with family and friends. Their billboard is updated regularly and is always fun to read – keep an eye out for Homecoming Date proposals and special holiday messages! Famous for its Turtle Sundae, the Zip Dip has more than 50 rotating flavors of soft serve and frozen yogurt. Everyone will find their signature dessert here!
For decades, this famous Mt. Washington seasonal spot has been serving delicious ice cream and specialty items. Create your own cone, sundae or shake or try a spectacular menu item that will definitely satisfy your sweet tooth.
Dishing up soft serve since 1955, the Loveland Dairy Whip offers the largest variety of toppings around. Your family will make lots of summer memories enjoying their famous treats including the Chocolate Mountain, Reese Tulip and classic Hot Fudge Sundae.
Famous in Maineville for its blueberry soft serve (think Kings Island), the Whipty-Do is a seasonal creamy whip serving many delicious frozen treats (plus lots of sprinkles). Also, bring your pups to enjoy a doggie sundae topped with a sweet doggie treat. Open everyday from 3-9 pm.
This nostalgic creamy whip in Hamilton, Fairfield and Ross will be the sites to make lots of summer memories with your family. Enjoy their creamy soft serve, sherbet, Italian Ice, frozen yogurt and delicious seasonal concoctions.
Putz’s Creamy Whip has been a staple in Cumminsville for 80 years. This simple family-friendly creamy whip is open all season long from 10 am-9 pm everyday. Enjoy amazing inexpensive treats such as Blue Ice-Man (half soft serve/half slushie with candy face) or more traditional cones and sundaes.
Located on Forest Ave, this old-school creamy whip is the place to enjoy summer with sprinkle and dipped cones and amazing classic sundaes. Plus the entire family can enjoy this ice-cream stand without breaking the bank.