With summer right around the corner, there is no better way to beat the heat than by cooling down with something sweet from the best restaurants in town. Whether you’re visiting our beautiful city or simply a local searching to satisfy this summer’s sweet tooth, look no further than these San Diego restaurants serving the best ice cream desserts in the city!
When you find yourself in the Gaslamp district, be sure to stop by Brian’s 24 for one of their delicious Colossal Hand-Dipped Shakes. What makes them so special? Choose from vanilla, strawberry or chocolate ice cream, and prepare to beam with excitement when your server hands you one of the largest milkshakes you’ve ever seen. Topped with whipped cream and two straws for sharing, this thirty-two ounce shake is guaranteed to put a smile on anyone’s face.
If that wasn’t enough, WESTROOT in Carmel Valley is the perfect place to get your ice cream fix. Chocolate lovers everywhere will rejoice when they get a taste of their exclusive Mud Pie . A mixture of chocolate and coffee ice cream, served in an Oreo crust and topped with chocolate Oreo dust with a chocolate mint sprig, this rich dessert is sure to hit the spot.
Can anyone resist a sweet peach during summertime? Rest assured, Wood Ranch in Mission Valley has created Mom’s Deep Dish Cobbler to satisfy your cravings. Freestone peaches and whole grains make up this crafty cobbler, which is complemented by creamy vanilla bean ice cream. After topping this delicacy with brown sugar and cinnamon, Wood Ranch is sure they’ve designed a dessert to suit every sweet tooth.
Seeking something salty and sweet? Uptown Tavern in Hillcrest has mastered this concept with their Apple Bread Pudding, by pairing classic vanilla ice cream with smoked sea salt caramel. This dynamic duo is matched with apple custard soaked brioche, topped with granola brittle and finished with seasonal fresh fruit that’ll satisfy any palate.
If you’re in search of a lighter option, BeShock Ramen and Sake Bar provides the perfect treat to beat the heat. After spoiling yourself with their traditional Japanese cuisine, be sure to conclude with their flavored Mochi Ice Cream for something light and refreshing. This toothsome delicacy is wrapped in a soft rice confection and is sure to keep you cool all day long.
Satiate your ice cream hankering with desserts from these San Diego restaurants!