Zaza Fine Salad and Pizza offers up scoops of gelato, including this refreshing limoncello.

Zaza Fine Salad and Pizza offers up scoops of gelato, including this refreshing limoncello.

Popsicles, root beer floats, ice cream, shakes, malts and more -- beat the heat and slurp down one of these refreshing summer delights.

Let us know in the comments if we missed one of your favorite frozen dessert stops, and we’ll add it to our sweet summer list.

CUSTARD

Top off your frozen custard at The Original Scoop Dog with sprinkles, brownie, candies and more. Or, order a specialty sundae, like The Good Ole Beagle (pictured above), which smothers vanilla custard with hot fudge, caramel and pecans.

Top off your frozen custard at The Original Scoop Dog with sprinkles, brownie, candies and more. Or, order a specialty sundae, like The Good Ole Beagle (pictured above), which smothers vanilla custard with hot fudge, caramel and pecans.

The Original Scoop Dog: 5508 JFK Blvd., NLR, (501) 753-5407, www.TheScoopDog.com

Shake’s Frozen Custard: www.ShakesFrozenCustard.com

  • 12011 Westhaven Drive, LR, (501) 224-0150
  • 317 Oak St., Conway, (501) 329-2545

Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers: FreddysUSA.com

  • 610 S. Bowman Road, (501) 353-2058
  • 4305 E. McCain Blvd., North Little Rock, (501) 955-5577

HAND-DIPPED ICE CREAM

At David's Burgers, kids get a free scoop of ice cream when they finish their meal.

At David's Burgers, kids get a free scoop of ice cream when they finish their meal.

Baskin-Robbins: BaskinRobbins.com

  • 13000 Chenal Pkwy., Ste. 114, (501) 219-8515
  • 10102 N Rodney Parham Rd., Ste. A, (501) 227-5656

Cold Stone Creamery: 12800 Chenal Pkwy., Ste. 8, (501) 225-7000, ColdStoneCreamery.com

Tea Bar in the Green Corner Store & Soda Fountain: 1423 Main St., (501) 374-1111, TheGreenCornerStore.com

Maggie Moo’s Ice Cream & Treatery: Promenade at Chenal, 17821 Chenal Pkwy., Ste. 113, (501) 448-2639, MarbleSlab.com

8 Degree Ice Cream: 11321 W. Markham St., Ste. 8, (501) 508-5228, Facebook

ICE CREAM TRUCKS

Get a scoop of Loblolly Creamery ice cream on-the-go! You'll spot the truck at food truck festivals, farmers markets and other special events around town.

Frosty Treats Truck: (501) 791-3100, (501) 952-7075, FrostyTreats.com

The Loblolly Mobile: (501) 503-5164, LoblollyCreamery.com

FROZEN YOGURT

Menchie's Frozen Yogurt: Promenade at Chenal, 17801 Chenal Pkwy., Ste. B, (501) 821-2230, Menchies.com

TCBY: TCBY.com

  • 11418 W. Markham St., (501) 221-9020
  • 2600 Lakewood Village Pl., Ste. E, North Little Rock, (501) 753-5572
  • 3900 Dave Ward Dr., Ste. 2300, Conway, (501) 327-0909

Yogurt Mountain: Chenal Place, 12319 Chenal Pkwy., (501) 219-0814, YogurtMountain.com

SHAKES

Beat the heat with Purple Cow's "Purple Vanilla Shake."

Beat the heat with Purple Cow's "Purple Vanilla Shake."

Big Orange Burgers and Shakes: BigOrangeBurger.com

  • Promenade at Chenal, 17809 Chenal Pkwy., Ste. G-101, (501) 821-1515
  • Midtowne Little Rock, 207 N. University Ave., #100, (501) 379-8715

David's Burgers: DavidsBurgers.com

  • 101 S. Bowman Road, (501) 227-8333
  • 3510 Landers Road, NLR (501) 353-0387
  • Park Plaza Mall Food Court, 6000 W. Markham St., (501) 603-5151
  • Ste. J & K, 400 President Clinton Ave., (501) 400-8371
  • 6 Bass Pro Drive #300, (501) 455-6159
  • 102 Country Club Pkwy., Maumelle, (501) 734-8668
  • 1100 Skyline Drive, Conway, (501) 327-3333

MOOYAH Burgers, Fries & Shakes: Mooyah.com

  • 10825 Kanis Rd., (501) 313-4905
  • 201 Donaghey Ave., Conway, (501) 450-3226

Mugs Cafe: 515 Main St., NLR, (501) 379-9101, MugsCafe.org

Purple Cow: PurpleCowLR.com

  • 8026 Cantrell Road, (501) 221-3555
  • 11602 Chenal Pkwy., (501) 224-4433
  • The Village at Hendrix, 1055 Ellis Ave., Conway, (501) 205-4211
  • 1490 Higdon Ferry Road, Hot Springs, (501) 625-7999

SMOOTHIES

Tropical Smoothie Cafe on Rodney Parham Road is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 


Tropical Smoothie Café opened a new location last week at 2600 Main Street in North Little Rock.

Tropical Smoothie Café: TropicalSmoothieCafe.com

  • 524 S Broadway Ave., (501) 246-3145
  • 1510 Rebsamen Park Road, (501) 747-1030
  • 11900 Kanis Road, Ste. D3, (501) 221-6773
  • 10221 N. Rodney Parham Road, (501) 224-2233
  • 12911 Cantrell Road, #19, (501) 224-1113
  • 410 S. University, Ste. 140, (501) 280-9988
  • 16900 Chenal Parkway, Ste. 100, (501) 817-3154
  • 5504 JFK Blvd., NLR, (501) 753-8500
  • 12007 Maumelle Blvd., NLR, (501) 851-9555
  • 2600 Main St., NLR, (501) 904-5212

OTHER FROZEN FAVES

Dippin' Dots: DippinDots.com

  • A to Z Mart, 2601 West 65th St.
  • Big Red Convenience Store, 13901 Chenal Parkway

Le Pops Gourmet Ice Lollies5501 Kavanaugh Blvd., (501) 313-9558, LePops.com

ZaZa Fine Salad and Pizza (and gelato!): ZaZaPizzaAndSalad.com

  • 5600 Kavanaugh Blvd., (501) 661-9292,
  • The Village at Hendrix, 1050 Ellis Ave., Ste. 110, Conway, (501) 336-9292