Summer is behind us, but the ice cream scooping never stop. If you love ice cream in a cup, cone or out of a milkshake mixer, then here are the places to go for the best ice cream milkshakes in Elk Grove!

Handel’s Homemade Ice Cream

Handel’s has made homemade ice cream since 1945, and they’re really good at it. Only using the best ingredients around, Handel’s is world recognized and offers an extensive menu of traditional and new ice cream flavors, which are perfectly suited for thick milkshakes.

From birthday cake and pistachio to chocolate peanut butter brownie and mudpie ice creams and homemade flavors, a sip of milkshake heaven is a quick order away. Other flavors to try include banana, black cherry, New York cheesecake, peach, peanut butter, cinnamon roll, pineapple upside down cake, pumpkin pie and so much more.

Leatherby’s Family Creamery

As a family favorite, Leatherby’s is a reliable ice cream shop with all the classic flavors and combinations, such as famous towering sundaes, banana splits, cake and other frozen treats. Leatherby’s also whips together several specialty milkshakes, including Laura’s milkshake, which is made old-fashioned style. For a smaller sampling, try Molly’s small shake or the root beer float.

Along with seasonal flavors, here’s just a sampling of what could go inside your milkshake: cookie dough, chocolate, chocolate mint, rocky road, chocolate chip, cookies and cream, butter pecan and so much more.

Five Guys

Five Guys is primarily known for its juicy burgers, but their delicious and unique milkshakes often fly under the radar. Milkshakes at Five Guys are hand spun and start with a vanilla ice cream base. This straightforward process solidifies the foundation of the drink with a can’t-miss ingredient and then lets you pick how complex the milkshake goes from there.

Milkshake mix-ins include crumbled applewood bacon, cherries, Oreo cookies, bananas, salted caramel, peanut butter, malted milk, strawberries and more. Unlimited mix-ins are free.

There are tons of great places to eat in Elk Grove. It is why so many people love living in the area. If you are interested in purchasing Elk Grove real estate, contact us today.


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