ICE CREAM

On Campus: Little Baby’s Ice Cream 2311 Frankford Ave.; 4903 Catherine St. (coming soon) Get a rare taste of real Philly–style (it’s a thing) ice cream in all sorts of wacky flavors.  They even have non–dairy coconut–based flavors for vegans! Don’t miss: Earl Grey Sriracha ice cream, rolled in Rice Krispies ($4 for a small)

 

Off Campus: Franklin Fountain

116 Market St. Check out this increasingly popular Philly landmark for some handmade, old fashioned scoops made from Lancaster country milk. Don’t miss: Pistachio ice cream ($4.60 for small cup or cone)

 

 

 

 

 

FROYO On Campus: Kiwi 3606 Chestnut St. With 13 seasonally–changing flavors and apparently endless toppings, it's the perfect place to get creative. Don't miss: Coconut froyo with pretzel bits (49 cents per ounce)

 

Off Campus: Yogorino 233 S. 20th St. Simplicity reigns supreme at this Center City favorite: deliciously creamy probiotic froyo that's just the right amount of tart. Don’t miss: Froyo with semi–sweet Ciocco Sauce and strawberries ($5 for a medium)

 

 

 

MILKSHAKES (BOOZY)

On Campus: Bobby’s Burger Palace 3925 Walnut St. Quite possibly better than the burgers, these shakes are thick, rich and have enough kick to get you tipsy. Don’t miss: Vanilla Caramel Bourbon Shake ($7.50)

 

 

 

Off Campus: PYT 1050 N. Hancock St. The "Adult Shakes" are a taste of childhood (with tons of booze) and they're great for sharing. Don't miss: Bananas John Foster shake ($10)

 

MILKSHAKES (NON–BOOZY)

On campus: Lee's Hoagie House (Ed. Note: RIP Lee's Hoagie House. We hear Greek Lady has excellent milkshakes but still miss you!) 4034 Walnut St. Sure, you can be skeptical about getting a milkshake at a hoagie place, but one sip of this super–thick shake and you'll be a convert. Don't miss: Chocolate Three Scoop Milk Shake ($5.35)

 

Off campus: Sketch Burger 413 E. Girard Ave. The burgers aren't the only thing that stand out in this Fishtown dice. Sketch whips up one mean shake. Don’t miss: Vegan Vanilla Milkshake ($7)

 

SMOOTHIES

On Campus: Manakeesh 4420 Walnut St. Three words: Two. Dollar. Tuesdays. Pick four fruits and add yogurt or orange juice for an extra 50 cents. Practically perfection. Don't miss: Strawberry, mango, banana and blueberry smoothie with yogurt base ($2.50).

 

 

Off Campus: Yellow Juice Bar 2046 Sansom St. For a super healthy snack on the go while wandering in Center City, pick up one of Yellow Juice Bar’s many fruit (and/or veggie) juices and smoothies. Don’t miss: Ginger, carrot, lemon and grapefruit juice blend ($4)

 

FROZEN MARGARITAS

On Campus: Mad Mex 3401 Walnut St. Big Azz (22 oz!) margaritas for small prices make this a happy hour haven. Plus, they don't charge extra for flavors (we're glaring at you, Copa). Don't miss: Big Azz frozen raspberry margarita ($7 during happy hour, 4:30–6:30 p.m. Monday–Friday)

 

Off Campus: El Vez 121 S. 13th St. One of Philly’s top upscale Mexican restaurants, El Vez has made a name for themselves with their margarita menu. Don’t miss: Frozen Blood Orange Margarita ($9 per glass, $36 per pitcher)

 


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