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Selection of ice cream cones at Cadia Crossing in Gilbert, Arizona



Ice cream is a favorite indulgence for people of all ages in the Gilbert community, no matter the season. Whether you're craving a classic vanilla cone or a lavish ice cream snack with mix-ins and toppings, these shops have you covered.

You can enjoy a variety of ice cream treats near our Gilbert, Arizona apartments by stopping by these four nearby locations:


The Baked Bear specializes in ice cream sandwiches made with an original ice cream recipe. When ordering, you can choose from a variety of homemade cookies and brownies for the top and bottom of your ice cream sandwich. Since there are many yummy choices, you can mix and match tops and bottoms to create your very own unique sandwich. Then select an ice cream flavor such as espresso bean, blackberry crumble or old-fashioned vanilla. Don't forget to add toppings for extra taste bud satisfaction.


This ice cream shop has been serving its customers homemade ice cream since 1945, and Handel's is still a favorite choice for ice cream today. At Handel's you can pick from over 100 flavors of ice cream and yogurt, which they make fresh daily on site. Besides cones and waffle bowls, you can order a banana split, a smoothie or a sampler of four different scoops of ice cream. If you want to take some of this deliciousness home, grab a quart or pint to go. Some of the most popular flavors at Handel's include cotton candy, cinnamon pecan, and peppermint stick.


Don't let the name Soda Rush fool you. Besides flavored sodas, this family owned and operated shop also serves a variety of ice cream treats and gourmet cookies baked from scratch every day. As you walk in the door and before you even order, the fun decor of the shop will amaze you. Plus, the colorful couches are a great place to relax while eating your ice cream. You can choose from cones, ice cream sandwiches, and parfaits. If you feel adventurous, order an Arctic shake that's made by blending your favorite slush flavor with ice cream and topping it with whipped cream. 


Creamistry makes their ice cream by using liquid nitrogen to freeze it as soon as you place your order. You'll discover a variety of ice cream flavors in this shop made with a premium, organic, or vegan base. After selecting your preferred base, you can pick the flavor, mix-ins, and toppings. Besides ice cream, you can enjoy a nitroshake, which is a custom-made milkshake that's also frozen with liquid nitrogen. Choose from the various flavors on the menu or try a signature creation such as cookie monster, unicorn, or sea salt caramel crunch.

You'll be sure to satisfy your sweet tooth when visiting any of these delicious ice cream shops near apartments in Gilbert. To learn more information about our community, contact us today.