Best Gelato and Frozen Custard in KCMO


KCMO is a foodie paradise, and if you’re craving the decadent indulgence of gelato or frozen custard, there are plenty of top-ranked destinations to check off your list. Try Glacè Artisan Ice Cream if you just can’t decide between gelato or ice cream. Located at 4960 Main St., you’ll want to try the exotic flavors of Farmer Bob’s Sweet Corn, Goat Cheese and Wildflower Honey, Bananas Foster or Cream Cheese.

Paciugo Gelato Caffè at 5260 West 116th Pl. in nearby Leawood, Kansas is famous for their Texas Pecan Sea Salt Caramel, Banana Cream Pie, Pistachio and Amarena Black Cherry Swirl. Get it in a cup or a waffle cone, and enjoy a frozen treat with 70% less fat than ice cream. This local chain is highly addictive, but it’s a guilt-free indulgence.

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Sheridan’s Frozen Custard, located at 2450 Grand Blvd #119, offers old-fashioned quality and modern flavors. Choose from the Mexican Chocolate Concrete, Key Lime Pie Concrete, Dirt and Worms with Oreo cookies, or Wedding Cake (no ring required). You can also get sundaes, smoothies, shakes, floats and espresso blenders.

You’ll find Foo’s Fabulous Frozen Custard at 6235 Brookside Plaza. There are dozens of flavors including Kid You Not with caramel, Heath bar and pretzels, Mint Oreo, Banana Berry and Cherry Mash. Add on a frozen custard pie, or get a sundae for an extra treat.