Summer is fast approaching and with it the ice cream season! As the sun shines down, you’ll have the irresistible urge to savour sweet and melting delights with subtle and original flavours born of the talent and savoir-faire of the best glaciers in the capital. If you want to try something refreshingly different to the traditional vanilla, strawberry and chocolate, then you’ve certainly come to the right city! Read on as the Hotel Volney Opera presents its selection of the best ice cream parlours in Paris.
Find the taste of gelato at Amorino
What a pleasure to enjoy an authentic and delicious Italian ice cream, 100% natural, without artificial colourings or flavourings. Made in the purest Italian tradition, Amorino ice creams are available in a selection of flavours that are as original as they are delightful. Don’t miss the soft macarons garnished with ice cream that will melt your gourmet heart. The brand has several outlets in Paris.
Glazed; original flavours
In their Rue des Martyrs shop, Glazed offer a completely offbeat menu of ice cream flavours such as vanilla and hemp seed, chocolate and wasabi, mango and Espelette pepper, and Tokyo Mojito to name just a few. Glazed is amazing, explosive and unbelievably good!
La Glacerie Paris
Close to the BHV department store, one of the best glaciers in France, David Wesmaël, will delight your taste buds with ice cream, sorbets, bonbons and frozen desserts. There are 17 authentic flavours that you can share or combine as the ice creams are served in ingenious cylinders.
II Gelato Del Marchese
This exceptional ice cream parlour and tea room located on the Rue des Quatre Vents in the heart of the 6th arrondissement charms with its distinctive décor and the evocative names of the ice creams presented in homemade cones. Their names sing Italy and these tasty cornets with sometimes surprising flavours like cheese and pepper will delight you.
Hotel Volney Opéra, a 3-star hotel in the heart of Opéra district