The 23 best places to get an ice cream on the North East coast, according to TripAdvisor


I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice scream.

In the North East, we’re spoiled for choice when it comes to this frozen wonder stuff, with everything from retro ice cream parlours to seafront cafes and kiosks serving more flavours than we could dream of.

Indeed, we’re so spoiled with the quality and quantity available that even in the winter months you can find yourself in a queue for an ice cream.

But now is the summer, and after what felt like a long, bitter winter, we’ve had some sweltering sunny days - and the promise of months of warm weather to come. Perfect weather for something cold and sweet.

We’ve trawled through TripAdvisor reviews for the whole of the North East to find which ones are the region’s favourite places to get an ice cream.

Everyone has their own ice cream purveyor of choice. Which one is your very favourite? Is it missing from the list? Let us know who gets your vote.