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5 Spots for Vegan Ice Cream in Houston, Texas

Stay cool this summer with scoops from these vegan-friendly shops.

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Stay cool this summer with scoops from these vegan-friendly shops.

Looking for a way to beat the Houston heat while staying true to your vegan lifestyle? Look no further! Houston’s vibrant food scene has embraced the plant-based movement, and vegan ice cream is no exception. Get ready to treat your taste buds to creamy, cruelty-free delights as we take you on a journey to discover the best vegan ice cream spots in the city.

Awesome Bites Co.

Sixth Ward

Awesome Bites Co. is your go-to destination for a wide array of gluten-free and vegan treats, and their vegan ice cream selection is a testament to their dedication. Their vegan ice creams feature inventive combinations such as Chocolate Olive Oil and Maple Sunflower Butter. Say what? That’s right! BRB … we’re booking that weekend trip to Houston.

Awesome Bites Co. vegan ice cream

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Van Leeuwen

Montrose, Rice Village, & Uptown Park


Van Leeuwen offers a delectable selection of vegan ice creams made with a base of housemade cashew and/or coconut milk. With creative vegan flavors like Peanut Butter Brownie Honeycomb and Brown Sugar Chunk, you’ll be spoiled for choice. Pair these treats with sustainable shades and vegan sandals for the perfect end-of-summer vibes!

Van Leeuwen vegan ice cream

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Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams

Montrose, Houston Heights, & CityCentre


Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams is a haven for vegan ice cream enthusiasts. Their non-dairy flavors are crafted from a base of coconut cream. From the zesty and refreshing Lemon Bar to the indulgent Texas Sheet Cake, every spoonful is a burst of flavor. With their charming ice cream parlor ambience, Jeni’s a must-visit Houston ice cream spot.

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams frosé

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Flower & Cream

West University


Flower & Cream has captured the essence of indulgence with their range of vegan ice cream offerings. Their plant-based flavors, like Peanut Butter Cup and Chocolate Cookie, evoke a sense of artisanal creativity. These treats start with a coconut cream base and end with you going back for seconds! Hey, no shame in that ice cream game.

Flower & Cream

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Amy’s Ice Creams

Upper Kirby & Houston Heights


Amy’s Ice Creams has long been a staple in the Houston ice cream scene, and their commitment to inclusivity is evident in their vegan offerings. Using an oat milk base, Amy’s offers a variety of rotating vegan flavors, allowing you to try something new with each visit. From Belgian Chocolate to Dreamsicle, there’s a flavor for every palate.

Person holding vegan banana split from Amy's Ice Cream

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