1. The Creamery
Location: 1252 N. Canal St., Delphos
Hours: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday to Saturday, noon to 10 p.m. Sunday
Highlights: They say life is uncertain so one should always eat dessert first. You may have a hard time deciding which ice cream to pick at The Creamery in Delphos. The Creamery has been serving delicious cold treats since 1982. A testament of how good its ice cream is can be seen in the long lines it draws every night. People in Delphos know: ice cream is happiness condensed.
2. Pete’s Ice Cream
Location: 3270 S. Dixie Highway, Lima
Hours: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday to Saturday, 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday (March through September)
Highlights: I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream. If ice cream has you screaming, then run to Pete’s. It offers a huge assortment of soft and hard dip ice cream. Don’t eat much for dinner because the servings are huge. This is the place ice cream lovers dream about when having sweet dreams.
3. Delphos Dairy Hut
Location: 910 E. Fifth St., Delphos
Hours: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily in summer through the end of September
Highlights: You’ll find many unique varieties of ice cream at the Delphos Dairy Hut, like red velvet cake and mint moose tracks. Stop by for weekly specials before fall arrives and ask for your treat in a tasty sugar cone. After all, summer wouldn’t be summer without ice cream.