Top Ice Cream Parlours In The Falkirk Area

Summer is here, and with the brighter, hotter days and the school holidays it’s time to discover some of the best places to treat yourself and your family with an ice cream.


We have an amazing range of award winning ice-cream producers and parlours throughout the Falkirk area – we can guarantee that you really will be spoilt for choice 😊 .

Whether you are visiting our world-famous Kelpies or the Falkirk Wheel, heading to Bo’ness to take a trip on a steam train or walking and cycling along the canals; you’re never far from a delicious ice cream stop.


Mannerstons Cafe & Farm Shop

When visiting Blackness Castle, make sure to stop at Mannerstons. Established in 2015, this family owned café and shop, makes their own luxury ice cream onsite on a daily basis. Mannerstons offers over 60 ice cream flavours and it has been winning awards since they opened.

Enjoy a scoop or two of this delicious homemade ice cream in their café, or take it home, as they have a freezer full of Mannerstons ice cream instore for you to enjoy!


The Milk Barn Ice Cream Parlour

An artisan ice cream parlour and cafe set in the beautiful Callendar Estates. The Milk Barn makes some of the best ice cream in Scotland using milk from their very own herd of cows, which are milked just yards away. You can even see the wonderful range of flavours of ice Cream being made on site through a viewing window.

Enjoy this award winning ice cream in their coffee shop, which also has an indoor and outdoor kids play area, outdoor seating, and a large fibreglass cow called Glenda to let your kids practice their milking skills!

Dogs are welcome and they don’t need to be left out - as the Milk Barn make their own dog friendly ice cream.


McMoo's Ice Cream Parlour

McMoo's is a family and dog-friendly ice cream parlour and café in Bo'ness. With over 40 flavours of Porelli ice cream available, you will be spoilt for choice. Whether you would just like a tub or one of their very special sundaes, you can be assured  the taste will be amazing.

Its proud owners have sought out the best possible suppliers to bring unique, home-made treats to Bo’ness. Enjoy your favourite ice cream flavours in their café, or take it away to savour it while you visit the many attractions you can enjoy in this quaint coastal town.


Igloo Ice cream

A family run business with over 20 years’ experience in the ice cream trade you can find their  ice-cream parlours in Falkirk and Camelon (plus Stirling and Linlithgow too). Using the finest ingredients from local dairy farms, you can enjoy over 30 flavours of ice cream, including the delicious Toffee fudge made from Falkirk’s own Mrs Tilly’s.

This award winning ice cream parlour is also part of the Scotland Ice Cream trail, which lists the best ice cream parlours and shops around the country who sell the finest homemade ice cream.

Keep an eye out for their Igloo ice-cream vans which means you can get the chance to taste some of their ice cream while visiting one of our many attractions.


Candied Ice cream

Winner of the ‘Scottish takeaway awards - dessert takeaway business of the year in 2019’, this family run business has 4 premises around the Falkirk area (Grangemouth, Rumford, Denny and Stenhousemuir).

Candied makes their own delicious handcrafted Gelato fresh every day, using locally sourced and finest quality ingredients and products. And you can choose from 20 wonderful flavours!



If you walk from the magnificent Callendar House & Park to Falkirk town centre, a stop at Eskers is a must. Try their delicious Italian style gelato made with passion from the finest ingredients. Have it with a mouth-watering sundae, waffle or cookie dough! Considered for some to be the best gelato in Falkirk!


Brain Freeze

Falkirk town is home to yet another superb and colourful ice cream parlour. Located on Grahams Road just 10 minutes’ walk from Falkirk’s High Street.

With over 22 different flavours of ice cream, you can enjoy  a scoop of Irn Brew Sorbet, Kinder Bueno or Bubble Gum, to name a few.

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