The 6 Best Places for Gelato in New York!

Smooth, creamy, and delightful, Italian ice cream, aka gelato, has stolen New Yorker’s hearts. You can find this sweet treat in towns across the state, including at these 6 stand-out gelato shops. 

Sweet Melody’s, Buffalo, NY

Some regard Sweet Melody’s as the home of the best gelato in Buffalo. The artisan-crafted gelato shop provides a rainbow of delicious gelato flavors in-shop, out of its food truck, and catered for weddings and special events.

Il Laboratorio del Gelato, New York, NY

This New York City gelato shop, located on Ludlow Street on the lower east side, makes hundreds of small-batch gelato flavors in its “lab”. 

M’O il Gelato, New York, NY

A Little Italy staple, M’O il Gelato handcrafts its fresh, creamy gelato daily in a variety of authentic Italian flavors. The restaurant also doles out its gelato from a pushcart and as catering.

Amorino Gelato, New York, NY

Offering an assortment of Italian desserts like granite, frappes, and, of course, gelato. Try unique flavors like organic green tea at shop locations around the city.

Dolce Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY

Known for its delicious, high-quality gelato made with local Hudson Valley milk and a generous variety of vegan sorbetto, Dolce Brooklyn makes everything fresh each day in small batches.

L’Albero dei Gelati, Brooklyn, NY

With fresh seasonal ingredients responsibly sourced from local farms and authentic international growers, Brooklyn’s L’Albero dei Gelati places an emphasis on producing the most ethical, natural gelato in the city.

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