This week on FYI Philly, it's our annual ice cream social! From sweet spots down the shore to ice cream institutions around the region, there's plenty of scoops for everyone. We'll take you from farm to cone and round up some decadent desserts from restaurants around the region.
FYI Philly airs Saturdays at 7 p.m. This week's encore show airs at Sunday at 1 a.m. Here are the details on this week's features:
119 South 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
117 South 20th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
3925 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
Passyunk Scoop Shop (OPEN for the season)
1625 East Passyunk Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19148
Old City (Capofitto Pizzeria + Gelateria)
233 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106
FROM COW TO CONE
Alicia Vitarelli visits some local farms where the ingredients go straight from the farm to the cone.
1310 Little Baltimore Rd, Hockessin, DE 19707
1440 Sumneytown Pike, Lansdale, PA 19446
925 Sandy Ridge Road, Doylestown, PA
Sweet Pea Ice Cream Retail
18 West State St. Doylestown, PA 18901
2101 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103
119 Rodney A. Erickson, University Park, PA 16802
SMALL TOWN ICE CREAM WITH BIG TIME FLAVOR
Latteria is a small-town ice cream shop located in Swedesboro, N.J., that offers up creative combinations of homemade ice cream prepared with an all organic cream base and churned in small batches.
Swedes Plaza, 95 Woodstown Rd, Unit I, Swedesboro, NJ 08085
Restaurant Roundup: Desert is served
July is national ice cream month! We rounded up some restaurants with icy cool finishers on the menu.
124 S. 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
105 S. 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
1516 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102
261 S 21st St, Philadelphia, PA 19103
16 Haverford Station Rd, Haverford, PA 19041
1528 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102
2400 Lombard Street, Philadelphia, PA 19146
ICE CREAM AND ARCADES
Ice cream is fun and all, but throw in some video games and other arcade attractions and it becomes something even more. Jeannette Reyes grabs the controller for a look at some local spots where you can enjoy both!
4369 Main Street
Philadelphia, Pa 19127
5210 Pacific Ave, Wildwood, NJ 08260
SWEET SPOTS DOWN THE SHORE
Ice cream and the beach were made for each other. Melissa Magee show us some spots where you can take a cool break from the hot summer sun down the shore.
928 Boardwalk, Ocean City, NJ 08226
Avalon Freeze | Facebook
23rd St, Avalon, N.J. 08202
Custard Hut | Facebook
710 New Rd Somers Point, N.J. 08244
Yum Yums | Facebook
1 JFK Blvd, Sea Isle City, N.J.
ICE CREAM INSTITUTIONS
Philadelphia is home to some tasty ice cream institutions, names that have become synonymous with the frozen dessert. Alicia Vitarelli visits a few.
Reading Terminal Market, 45 N 12th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107
9420 Third Ave.
Stone Harbor, NJ 08247
301 Linden Street, Columbia, PA 17512
Others Featured in show:
9 W. Girard Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19123
111 S 17th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
King of Prussia
200 Main Street, King of Prussia, PA 19406
6abc Loves the Arts: Rodin 100 and Art Museum Michael Nichols Wild
2151 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130
Wild: Michael Nichols (Through September 17)
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130
Shelter Me: Barrington
229 Trenton Ave, Barrington, NJ 08007