6 Sweetest Scoops

To celebrate the most important month of the summer, National Ice Cream Month, Cambridge Realty has listed the 6 Sweetest Scoops for your slurping pleasure. During the hottest month of the year, take a walk to the coolest spots to cool-down on your way home from work.


Christina’s Homemade Ice Cream on Cambridge St. is home to some of the chunkiest chocolate chip and the most caffeine-filled coffee flavors ever created. With over 50 unique flavors, like Green Tea, Christina’s is open seven days a week and is a prime date-night spot for locals. Bring your crush, your kids, or your boss and you are bound to have a finger-licking good time!

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You may cringe at the thought of vegan ice cream, but this alternative to the sugary-goodness that clogs your arteries is beyond mouth watering. With local, plant-based ingredients, FoMu creates every flavor from scratch; you would never guess the difference between normal gelato and their creamy and delicious scoops of heaven. We are not exaggerating when we say here at Cambridge Realty, this healthier option takes the cake. Go check out FoMu on Cambridge St. and Jamaica Plain.



On Main St. in Cambridge, Toscanini’s Ice Cream was honored as ‘Best Ice Cream in Boston 2014’ for their homemade ice cream and toppings, creating hundreds of flavors a year. With a full bakery with pastry treats, Toscanini’s is without a doubt one of the best places in Boston to treat yourself.

JP Licks

JP Licks is a Boston classic for ice cream all around the city. It seems everywhere you look, JP Licks is there to satisfy your ice cream-craving. Founded in 1981 in Jamaica Plain, JP Licks has grown into one of the most popular destinations for desert in the city. With everything from fudge sundaes or sorbet, JP Licks has it all!

The Chilly Cow

The gem of Arlington, the Chilly Cow has great local ice cream and is the family-destination after every Sunday game. Get an ice cream cake for your son’s birthday, or just get and entire cake for yourself to celebrate that promotion! It’s worth it, trust us.


Go to Lizzy’s Homemade Ice Cream for a Sundae Party; an ice cream party specifically catered for your event. Or just visit your local Harvard, Waltham or Needham locations for a sundae to-go! With a variety of flavors, toppings and locations Lizzy’s is worth the trip just to hear the crunch of the cone.

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