August 09, 2019

32 ice-cold Orlando treats to beat the summer heat

When temperatures reach what feels like 105 degrees across Central Florida, icy-cold snacks and beverages are more of an essential than they are a treat. Ice chips and lemon will only get you so far – in Orlando, you have options!

These 32 cold treats will chill out anyone, at the pool or beach, in line at the theme parks, or at 1 p.m. on a Tuesday break from work. Mouth-watering flavors, unique bites, and too many to choose from.

With dozens of ways to beat the heat, you need to pick up a sweet little treat!

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The Pop Parlour
431 East Central Blvd., 4214 East Plaza Drive 
The Pop Parlour makes every pop with love, with real and high-quality ingredients, home grown herbs and peppers, and fresh squeezed citrus, putting care and taste into every lick. They come in fruity, creamy, or boozy.
Photo via Instagram/The Pop Parlour

The Pop Parlour

431 East Central Blvd., 4214 East Plaza Drive
The Pop Parlour makes every pop with love, with real and high-quality ingredients, home grown herbs and peppers, and fresh squeezed citrus, putting care and taste into every lick. They come in fruity, creamy, or boozy.

Photo via Instagram/The Pop Parlour
Jeremiah’s Italian Ice
Multiple Locations 
Jeremiah’s Italian Ice serves a cold treat to cure any summer sadness with eccentric flavors including cookie butter, passion fruit, pumpkin pie and more, layered with customers’ choice of vanilla or chocolate soft serve ice cream for a perfect gelati. 
Photo via Jeremiah’s Italian Ice

Jeremiah’s Italian Ice

Multiple Locations
Jeremiah’s Italian Ice serves a cold treat to cure any summer sadness with eccentric flavors including cookie butter, passion fruit, pumpkin pie and more, layered with customers’ choice of vanilla or chocolate soft serve ice cream for a perfect gelati.

Photo via Jeremiah’s Italian Ice
Mike’s Italian Ice
4546 South Semoran Blvd. 
Mike’s Italian Ice serves up fresh fruit flavors made with high quality products featuring vanilla chip, guava, nutty fudge and more.
Photo via Instagram/Mike’s Italian Ice

Mike’s Italian Ice

4546 South Semoran Blvd.
Mike’s Italian Ice serves up fresh fruit flavors made with high quality products featuring vanilla chip, guava, nutty fudge and more.

Photo via Instagram/Mike’s Italian Ice
Popbar
8200 Vineland Ave. 
Popbar is a quick save for anyone looking for a cold snack minus the mess, with a multitude of combinations including more than 50 flavors and 15-plus premium toppings.
Photo via Instagram/Popbar

Popbar

8200 Vineland Ave.
Popbar is a quick save for anyone looking for a cold snack minus the mess, with a multitude of combinations including more than 50 flavors and 15-plus premium toppings.

Photo via Instagram/Popbar
The Soda Fountain
2525 Edgewater Drive 
The Soda Fountain serves up a variety of floats including the Dreamsicle with orange soda and vanilla ice cream, the Wake-Up Call with cream soda and coffee ice cream and a fan favorite The Sinatra with cream soda and vanilla ice cream.
Photo via Instagram/The Soda Fountain

The Soda Fountain

2525 Edgewater Drive
The Soda Fountain serves up a variety of floats including the Dreamsicle with orange soda and vanilla ice cream, the Wake-Up Call with cream soda and coffee ice cream and a fan favorite The Sinatra with cream soda and vanilla ice cream.

Photo via Instagram/The Soda Fountain
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter
6000 Universal Blvd. 
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter is known for their signature butterbeer that can cool off theme park visitors on the hottest days, with cream soda and a powerful butterscotch flavor available chilled on ice or frozen.
Photo via Instagram/Universal

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

6000 Universal Blvd.
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter is known for their signature butterbeer that can cool off theme park visitors on the hottest days, with cream soda and a powerful butterscotch flavor available chilled on ice or frozen.

Photo via Instagram/Universal
Sugar Factory
8371 International Drive 
The Sugar Factory crafts a large variety of unique sweet treats including the World Famous King Kong Sundae with 24 scoops of ice cream that feeds up to 12 people. Toppings include unicorn pops, candy necklaces and gummies.
Photo via Instagram/Sugar Factory

Sugar Factory

8371 International Drive
The Sugar Factory crafts a large variety of unique sweet treats including the World Famous King Kong Sundae with 24 scoops of ice cream that feeds up to 12 people. Toppings include unicorn pops, candy necklaces and gummies.

Photo via Instagram/Sugar Factory
Insomnia Cookies
131 N. Orange Ave., 12101 University Blvd. 
Insomnia Cookies serves up warm delicious cookies, in-store or delivered hot to any nearby customer’s door. Your choice of ice cream, smooshed between two homemade cookies, makes a cool and delicious mess. 
Photo via Instagram/Insomnia Cookies

Insomnia Cookies

131 N. Orange Ave., 12101 University Blvd.
Insomnia Cookies serves up warm delicious cookies, in-store or delivered hot to any nearby customer’s door. Your choice of ice cream, smooshed between two homemade cookies, makes a cool and delicious mess.

Photo via Instagram/Insomnia Cookies
Midnight Sun Ice Cream Sandwich Co.
Location Varies 
Midnight Sun Ice Cream scoops frozen goodness to order from inside a yellow 1973 Chevy truck. Try lemon bars with a tangy lemon curd ice cream, enveloped by two delicious shortbread cookies or step outside the box with interesting flavors including a malted vanilla ice cream with bacon-peanut-butter-crunch and chocolate chunks, all inside two coffee-and-potato-chip cookies.
Photo via Instagram/Midnight Sun Ice Cream Sandwich Co.

Midnight Sun Ice Cream Sandwich Co.

Location Varies
Midnight Sun Ice Cream scoops frozen goodness to order from inside a yellow 1973 Chevy truck. Try lemon bars with a tangy lemon curd ice cream, enveloped by two delicious shortbread cookies or step outside the box with interesting flavors including a malted vanilla ice cream with bacon-peanut-butter-crunch and chocolate chunks, all inside two coffee-and-potato-chip cookies.

Photo via Instagram/Midnight Sun Ice Cream Sandwich Co.
The Toothsome Chocolate Emporium & Savory Feast Kitchen
6000 Universal Blvd. 
Indulge in artisanal milkshakes at the Toothsome Chocolate Emporium & Savory Feast Kitchen with flavors like chocolate brownie bark, bacon brittle and salted caramel flan. Never forget the experience because the signature milkshake glass is your souvenir to keep.
Photo via Instagram/Universal Orlando Resort

The Toothsome Chocolate Emporium & Savory Feast Kitchen

6000 Universal Blvd.
Indulge in artisanal milkshakes at the Toothsome Chocolate Emporium & Savory Feast Kitchen with flavors like chocolate brownie bark, bacon brittle and salted caramel flan. Never forget the experience because the signature milkshake glass is your souvenir to keep.

Photo via Instagram/Universal Orlando Resort