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Dairy Joy

Yelp Rating - 4.3 stars
188 reviews onYelp logo
(813) 839-5485
Location3813 S Manhattan Ave Tampa
CategoriesIce Cream & Frozen Yogurt

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updated: May 05, 2024
Year Established1958
Dairy Joy map location
Maria G.
Yelp Rating - 5 stars01/07/2024
Our favorite place to go for ice cream for at least the past 20 years. We love what the most recent owners have done with it. They turned the old Farm Store... read review
Vince J.
Yelp Rating - 4 stars01/27/2024
This place is a gold mile to drive-through is awesome place next-door is awesome good toppings, good ice cream great stuff very cute atmosphere on Moscow... read review
Angel P.
Yelp Rating - 2 stars05/02/2024
I don't understand the hype... it's a cute place, but the ice cream is old tasting. The soft serve is good, just not the "hard" ice cream. Service was ok;... read review
Mon11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Fri11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tue11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Sat11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wed11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Sun11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thu11:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Business Description

Dairy Joy is a beloved, family-owned ice cream shop located in the heart of South Tampa, Florida. Since 1958, this old-fashioned parlor has been serving up deliciously authentic soft serve cones in a variety of flavors, including classic dipped options like cherry and blue raspberry. But that's not all - Dairy Joy also offers mouth-watering banana splits and thick, creamy milkshakes, as well as hard-packed ice cream in a range of flavors. With non-dairy options available, there is something to satisfy every palate.

Under the new ownership of Chris and Karrie Mueller, who also own nearby juice bar Xtreme Juice, Dairy Joy has undergone some improvements while still maintaining its iconic and charming retro vibe. The Muellers are committed to preserving this historic Tampa landmark and improving upon the great business that already exists.

Tampa residents have been enjoying Dairy Joy with their families and friends for decades, making it a rare and treasured find in today's fast-paced world. The ambiance of this 1950s-style parlor is inviting and fun, with a card table set up for customers to play games while they enjoy their treats.

It's no surprise that Dairy Joy has received glowing reviews from satisfied customers. One Yelp reviewer raves about the "fun" atmosphere and "great prices," while another describes the shop as a "Tampa staple."

Whether you live in the area or are just passing through, Dairy Joy is a must-visit destination for anyone with a sweet tooth. Stop by for a cone, shake, or sundae and experience the joy of a classic ice cream parlor.

Gift Ideas for Dairy Joy

Looking for a sweet and thoughtful gift? Look no further than Dairy Joy! This beloved ice cream shop in South Tampa has something for everyone, making it the perfect place to grab a gift for a loved one - or even for yourself!

For the chocolate lover in your life, consider picking up a pint of Dairy Joy's rich and indulgent chocolate ice cream. This creamy treat is made with high-quality ingredients and is sure to satisfy even the most discerning sweet tooth.

If you're looking for something a little more unique, why not try one of Dairy Joy's dipped cones? These cones come in a variety of flavors, from classic cherry and blue raspberry to more unusual options like cotton candy and bubble gum. They make for a fun and playful gift that's sure to delight anyone who receives it.

For the health-conscious gift recipient, Dairy Joy offers non-dairy ice cream options. Made with almond milk, these frozen treats are just as creamy and flavorful as their dairy counterparts. And with flavors like chocolate chip cookie dough and Oreo, there's no sacrifice when it comes to taste.

Not sure what to choose? Dairy Joy also sells gift cards in various denominations, allowing your loved one to choose their own frozen treat adventure.

No matter what you choose, a gift from Dairy Joy is sure to bring a smile to anyone's face. So why not spread some joy with a sweet and delicious treat from this classic Tampa landmark?

Click here to send a gift up to $1,000 with the suggestion to use it at Dairy Joy

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