Big Gay Ice Cream Shop

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85 Very Good

Trailblazing founder Doug Quint turns the Mister Softee model on its head, by pairing soft-serve with toppings like cayenne pepper and Trix cereal.

125 E. 7th St., New York, NY, 10009


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The lowdown

In case you’ve had your head stuck in a Ben & Jerry’s pint, the Big Gay Ice Cream Truck has garnered legions of salivating fans for treats like the Dorothy (a vanilla soft-serve cone topped with dulce de leche and crushed Nilla Wafers), and sundaes incorporating toppings as diverse as cayenne pepper and ginger syrup. Expect all that and more at the brick-and-mortar space.

What you need to know

Recommended DishesDorothy, Salty Pimp

DrinksNo Alcohol