Beat the summer heat: Top 5 ice cream places in Egypt

Summer 2022 has had the best heat waves so far. But what better way to beat the summer heat than with a freezing ice cream cone packed with rich, indulgent flavors. Give your inner child its moment and try these few spots. PS. Your taste buds are gonna thank you.

Gelato Mio

Summer doesn’t necessarily mean a messed up diet. Who thought you could enjoy a freezing cold delicious ice cream and still be away of artificial colors, preservatives and other unknown ingredients? Gelato Mio is a 100% natural authentic Gelato spot in Cairo. It serves Gelato, sorbets, cakes and has a new Ramadan menu every year to suit those authentic flavors.


  • Zamalek
  • Heliopolis
  • Arkan – Sheikh Zayed
  • Ismaileya
  • +delivery


If you live in Egypt, you’ve probably heard how amazing Dolt’s Italian gelato are. Their flavor
combinations are just a match made in heaven. They offer a wide array of flavors with some gluten free and vegan options, as well as summer smoothies, cakes, waffles and beverages. But lets talk about their specialty: Dolato minis; some mouthwatering bite-size Popsicle if you just can’t seem to choose
between all those flavors.


  • WOC – Sheikh Zayed
  • Parc Street – Sheikh Zayed
  • Midtown Mall – New Cairo
  • Mivida Emaar – New Cairo
  • The Drive By – The Waterway
  • Almaza Avenue Mall – Heliopolis.

Dara’s Ice cream

Dara Ghosheh, a young Palestinian mom transformed her love for ice cream to one of the most famous ice cream places in Cairo. These ice creams are delectable and the tubs are sold out in every supermarket. Dara is also super creative, by creative a “museum of wonders”at Marassi Marina.


  • Galleria 40
  • Zamalek
  • O1
  • Waterway
  • Maadi
  • Madinaty
  • Many many kiosks in Sahel/grand openings

Baskin Robbins & Cold Stone

Ice cream places have been innovative lately, but no one can underestimate those old-school ice cream jewels that satisfy our cravings anywhere anytime and never disappoint. These tend to hold some nostalgic flavors that have been blessing our taste buds since our first ice cream.

Mostly in malls.

I mean why try one ice cream place if you can try all! Mention your friends, especially those
summer haters.

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