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  • Alumni Cookie Dough

    alumnicookiedough.com

    Price: $

    Locations

    • 480 N. Thomas St. Athens, GA 30601. 706-254-9171

    File Under: Ice Cream, Something Different. Hours: Roughly lunchtime to 10 or 11 p.m. (8 p.m. on Sundays). The Look: Red and black, monograms. Menu: A bunch of different flavors of cookie dough by the scoop. Don't worry—it's safe to eat, or you can take it home and bake it. Ice cream, too. Jittery Joe's coffee, milkshakes (with cookie dough), sundaes and toppings. Some gluten-free.

  • Baskin-Robbins/Dunkin' Donuts

    dunkindonuts.com

    Price: $

    Locations

    • 771 Prince Ave. Athens, GA 30606. 706-548-3444 View Map

    • 2081 Hog Mountain Road Watkinsville, GA 30677. 706-769-8363 View Map

    • 1055 Gaines School Road Athens, GA 30605. 706-353-7166 View Map

    • 1880 Epps Bridge Pkwy. Athens, GA 30606. 706-546-1635

    • 935 Highway 29 N Athens, GA 30601. 706-548-6338

    File Under: Ice Cream and Smoothies, Coffee Houses and Bakeries. Features: Drive-thru, Wi-Fi, counter service. Hours: Vary by location.

  • Ben & Jerry's Scoop Shop

    benjerry.com/athens

    Price: $

    Locations

    • 105 College Ave. Athens, GA 30601. 706-208-0031 View Map

    File Under: Ice Cream and Smoothies. Features: Outside seating, counter service. Hours: 11 a.m.–11 p.m., Sun–Thu. 11 a.m.–12 a.m., Fri–Sat.

  • Di'lishi Frozen Yogurt Bar

    facebook.com/dilishiathens

    Price: $

    Locations

    • 1791 Oconee Connector Athens, GA 30606. 706-208-1170

    File Under: Ice Cream and Smoothies, Coffee Houses. Hours: Seven days, until 9 or 10 p.m. in the summer.

  • Four Fat Cows

    fourfatcows.com

    Price: $

    Locations

    • 723 Baxter St. Athens, GA 30606. 706-850-8510

    File Under: Ice Cream. Hours: Seven days. The Look: Friendly ice cream parlor full of gift items. Menu: Rich ice cream in standard flavors and custom ones like root-beer float, plus gluten-free and puffle cones, baked goods, coffee drinks and pints to go.

  • Hodgson's Pharmacy

    hodgsonsrx.com

    Price: $

    Locations

    • 1260 S. Milledge Ave. Athens, GA 30605. 706-543-7386 View Map

    File Under: Ice Cream. Hours: 9 a.m.–6 p.m., Mon–Fri. 9 a.m.–12:30 p.m., Sat. The Look: Old-fashioned drug store with soda fountain counter. Menu: Scoops of Edy's ice cream in a cup or cone for just $1. Malts, shakes and floats, too. Sit on the hill outside for the best experience.

  • La Michoacana Antojitos Mexicanos

    facebook.com/LamichoacanaAntojitosMexicanos

    Price: $

    Locations

    • 3750 Old Jefferson Road Athens, GA 30607. 706-206-5260

    File Under: Ice Cream and Smoothies, Mexican. Features: Counter service. Hours: 11 a.m.–10 p.m., seven days. The Look: Rainbow-hued palace of paletas and helados, attached to La Jalisco grocery store and taqueria. Strongest Instagram game in town. Menu: Street-food snacks like Cheetos with crema and Valentina or chopped fruit with chile, but mostly a gazillion flavors of housemade popsicles (cream-based and fruit-based) and ice creams, including some with gummy bears. Try the avocado popsicles.

  • La Michoacana Es Natural

    facebook.com/lamichoacanahull

    Price: $

    Locations

    • 1635 Glenn Carrie Road Hull, GA 30646. 706-521-8008

    File Under: Ice Cream and Smoothies, Mexican. Features: Outside seating. Hours: 12–9 p.m., seven days. The Look: Bright pink and green environs in front of the Ingles. Second location inside Eastside Cali N Tito's. Truck at J&J sometimes, plus local events. Board games. Menu: Independently owned Mexican ice cream shop that makes flavors fresh in-store daily (try the tequila ice cream), as well as gorgeous paletas full of fruit, rollitos (rolled ice cream), smoothies, aguas frescas and a variety of Mexican street-food snacks, like Dorilocos and loaded potato chips. Tostadas de ceviche on Fridays.

  • Lil' Ice Cream Dude's Cool World

    lilicecreamdude.com

    Price: $

    Locations

    • 1040 Gaines School Road Athens GA 30605. 706-308-8885

    File Under: Ice Cream and Smoothies. Hours: 11 a.m.–7 p.m., Mon–Thu. 11 a.m.–8 p.m., Fri-Sat. 12–7 p.m., Sun. The Look: Popular kid-owned ice cream truck with a new brick-and-mortar space in the Ansonborough development. Menu: Ice cream sandwiches, hand-dipped and soft-serve ice cream, novelty ice cream, Italian ices, rolled ice cream, milkshakes, vintage candy. You can also buy owner Beau Shell's children's book.

  • Menchie's

    menchies.com

    Price: $

    Locations

    • 196 Alps Road Athens, GA 30606. 706-208-7223 View Map

    File Under: Ice Cream. Features: Outside seating, Wi-Fi. Hours: Seven days, 12–10 or 11 p.m.

  • Off the Vine Produce

    facebook.com/offthevinewinterville

    Price: $

    Locations

    • 302 Athens Road Winterville, GA 30683. 706-899-0400

    File Under: Downhome. Features: Take-out, vegetarian friendly. Hours: 8 a.m.–6 p.m., Mon–Fri. 8 a.m.–4 p.m., Sat. 11 a.m.–4 p.m., Sun. The Look: Country store in Winterville with a hot lunch counter and a few tables. Menu: Fresh produce plus grab-and-go items in a cold case, plus lunch made hot weekdays from 11 a.m.–2 p.m. (Southern stuff, lots of veggies), biscuits in the morning and homemade ice cream on Saturdays, often with fresh fruit. The kitchen is closed Sundays, but the store's still open.

  • Pelican’s Snoballs

    pelicanssnoballs.com

    Price: $

    Locations

    • 510 Baxter St. Athens, GA 30605. No # Specified

    File UnderSnoballs. Features: Outside seating. Hours: 12–9 p.m., Mon–Sat. 1–9 p.m., Sun. The Look: Pink and blue-bedecked space with giant Connect Four and a few tables outside. Menu: Snoballs in a million and a half flavors, from pink grapefruit to pickle. Add in gummies, cream, Nerds or chocolate syrup. Dollar cups of ice for dogs.

  • Planet Smoothie

    planetsmoothie.com

    Price: $

    Locations

    File Under: Smoothies. Features: Catering. Hours: Seven days.

  • Smoothie King

    smoothieking.com

    Price: $

    Locations

    • 1591 S. Lumpkin St. Athens, GA 30605. 706-613-2600 View Map

    File Under: Smoothies. Features: Catering, delivery, Wi-Fi. Hours: Seven days.