BEST OF DAYTON: Where can you find the best ice cream in Dayton?

The old saying goes you can’t buy happiness, but you can buy ice cream!

Dayton has tons of happy-place destinations for the sweet treat.

We’re asking the people of Dayton to weigh in on the best ice cream around the Dayton area.

>> How to vote in’s Best of Dayton contest’s Best of Dayton contest is under way. One of the most popular categories so far in this year’s contest is not surprisingly Best Ice Cream.

>> Grab a spoon and hop on our Dayton Ice Cream Trail

We asked our readers to nominate their favorite spots. Those that received the most nominations are now up for vote in our Best of Dayton contest.

The reigning champ is none other than Yellow Springs’ famous Young’s Jersey Dairy, which serves up ice cream and family fun.

>> Best of Dayton 2018: Young’s homemade ice cream tops list

Here are the finalists for best ice cream:

🍦Ben & Jerry's

1934 Brown St., Dayton | (937) 461-1888 | Website | Facebook


Multiple Dayton area locations | Website | Facebook

🍦Graeter’s Ice Cream

2412 Far Hills Ave., Oakwood

2330 N. Fairfield Road, Beavercreek

2 N. Main St., Centerville

Facebook | Website

🍦JDs Old Fashioned Frozen Custard

322 Union Blvd., Englewood | 937-836-9219

Website | Facebook

🍦Jubie’s Creamery

471 W. Dayton-Yellow Springs Road, Fairborn | (937) 874-5391

Website | Facebook

🍦Ritter’s Frozen Custard

2531 Dayton-Xenia Road, Beavercreek | 937-320-0772

2226 Wilmington Pike, Kettering | 937-252-3355

Website | Facebook

🍦The Root Beer Stand

1727 Woodman Drive, Dayton | Website | Facebook

🍦United Dairy Farmers

Multiple Dayton locations | Facebook | Website 

🍦Young’s Jersey Dairy

6880 Springfield Xenia Road, Yellow Springs | 937-325-0629 | Website | Facebook


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