Below is a list of ice cream shops around the Capital District that are open or plan on opening in the next week. However, things are constantly changing so make sure to call before you head out or check their Facebook page for the most update to date information.
Bubbles Restaurant & Ice Cream
Posted on their Facebook on 3/23/20: Come on over (or Door Dash) we are still open 11am-8pm & 12pm-8pm on Sundays. Stock up for your self-quarantine with our quarts and pints or maybe just a delicious hot fudge sundae.
Posted on Stuyvesant Plaza’s Facebook page on 4/7/2020: It’s a beautiful day at Stuyvesant Plaza! What better way to enjoy the spring weather than with some ice cream from Cold Stone Creamery? Call (518) 514-2003 for take-out options and hours or order online at https://bit.ly/2XoPWWu.
Posted on their Facebook page on 4/30/20: EXCITING NEWS for our Ice Cream Fans! Next week, we will be introducing our new call-in order/ curbside pickup ICE CREAM menu!! Stay tuned for details!
Posted on their Facebook page on 4/16/20: We are OPENING FRIDAY APRIL 17th. CURBSIDE PICKUP & LOCAL DELIVERY ONLY. WE WILL NOT BE SERVING CUSTOMERS AT THE WINDOW.
Drive-thru window service
Saratoga Springs, NY
Posted on Facebook on 4/30/20: The Emack & Bolio’s Truck Has Arrived !!! Loaded with flavors! Order pickup or delivery on GrubHub or DoorDash! Take-out counter opens Daily 1:00-10:00pm /9pm Sun!
Farmer’s Daughters’ Drive In
Saratoga Springs NY
Frank’s Ice Cream and Restaurant
Posted on Facebook on 4/24/20: We are happy to announce that Freezing Spot will be reopening today (4/24) for take outs only.
Posted on their Facebook page on 4/30/20: GUPTILL’S ICE CREAM WILL RE-OPEN THIS MONDAY MAY 4TH FROM 11AM-9PM DAILY. We will be takeout only, all ice cream orders will be placed as normal at our serving windows, but will be to go in a bag to either eat in your car or take home. No gathering outside or in the parking lot and there will be no outdoor seating. We have sectioned off a huge 10,000 sq ft space of our parking lot to have strict social distancing that exceeds even the 6ft distance protocol. This way customers can comfortably social distance while waiting to order. You will place your order outside, now distanced from the window, everything including cones will be bagged, and in this way we can have a contactless serving system. We have put a proactive plan & procedures in place to protect all our customers and all our staff. We will be following all CDC and Health Department guidelines with regards to social distancing, sanitizing procedures and strict customer and employee protocols. We have missed you all so much and look forward to brightening your day with your favorite flavor of ice cream once again. Please share this with all your friends so they will know as well.
Posted on their website on 5/1/20: It’s almost ready…Be on the lookout for our new website coming soon!!! Customers will be able to place orders and pay on-line by credit card. This is part of our bigger plan to open up very soon and safely! Stay tuned for more details coming soon.
Posted on their Facebook page on 4/23/20: Well it is here. Opening day is tomorrow April 24th🍦. We are running it as a drive-thru. Everyone is to remain in their cars and we will bring the ice cream to you. Just follow the signs and they will bring you to a server. Please be patient with us while we work out kinks. We are looking forward to seeing you.
Saratoga Springs, NY
Jim’s Tastee Freez
Posted on their Facebook page on 5/2/20: Hello faithful customers. We are excited to announce that opening day will be this Tuesday, May 5th! In the age of social distancing, things have changed, so please note the following: Our hours of operation will be 11am-8pm daily. We ask that all customers remain in their cars while on the property. All orders will be call-in only, from the parking lot. (See Facebook page for full post.)
Posted on their Facebook page on 4/30/20: TOMORROW MAY 1 Kurver Kreme will be RE-OPENING!! 12-8 We have implemented a Curbside Drive-Thru system. You will order from and pick up in your car. Every item will be packed TO-GO in a bag for you to drive away with and eat at your destination. Rest assured that we will be following all CDC and NYS Health Department guidelines. For your protection and ours, we ask that all customers wear a mask when in the vicinity of our staff. We will post much more information on our new process later today. We are excited to be opening up once again.
East Greenbush, NY
Saratoga Springs, NY
Smiles Soft Serve Ice Cream
Posted on their Facebook page on 4/11/20:Here’s the link to our online ordering. Pick up today will be from 3-7pm and Sunday will be from 12-4pm. Please call us @518-852-1067 when you arrive. https://my-site-102057-102646.square.site/
Posted on their Facebook page on 4/30/20: Just wanted to give an update. We are still open for ice cream everyday from 1pm-8pm, rain or shine. It is drive through service only. We have posted our menu online to make it easier for those who are new to us or for those of you who just can’t make up your mind from our many delicious choices.
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