Credit: Soft Peaks

Did someone say ice cream?

Summer is in full swing, and what better way to beat the heat than with a delicious scoop of ice cream? Burnaby offers a plethora of delightful ice cream shops that are sure to satisfy your cravings. Whether you’re a local resident or a visitor, join us on a cool summer adventure as we explore the top ice cream shops in Burnaby, where you can unwind and indulge in something cold, sweet, and truly delightful.

Glenburn Soda Fountain

Located in the historic Heights neighborhood, Glenburn Soda Fountain and Confectionery is a charming retro-style ice cream parlor that takes you back in time. This family-owned shop serves up handcrafted ice cream, made with love and premium ingredients. From classic flavors like vanilla and chocolate to unique creations like coffee chip and rootbeer float, Glenburn offers a wide range of tempting options.

Don’t forget to try their signature sundaes and old-fashioned sodas for a nostalgic experience.

Glenburn Soda & Confectionery

4090 Hastings St, Burnaby, BC V5C 2H9


Soft Peaks

Soft Peaks, located in Metrotown, is a must-visit destination for soft-serve lovers. This upmarket ice cream shop is known for its high-quality, organic milk-based soft-serve, which is delightfully creamy. Only using locally sourced ingredients, Soft Peaks offers a refreshing twist on traditional soft-serve.

Their signature creation, the “Honeycomb Peak Ice Cream” features toppings, such as honeycomb and cereal flakes. The result is a harmonious blend of flavors and textures that will leave you craving for more.

Soft Peaks

115-4603 Kingsway, Burnaby, BC V5H 4M4


Bella Gelateria

Bella Gelateria, located inside Metropolis at Metrotown, brings the tradition of Italian gelato-making to Burnaby. This renowned gelato shop is famous for its commitment to using only the finest ingredients, resulting in flavors that are rich, authentic, and bursting with taste.

Two must-try offerings at Bella Gelateria are their affogato and Salted Caramel, where a scoop of creamy gelato is drenched in a shot of hot espresso. This combination of smooth gelato and bold coffee creates a divine flavor harmony that will awaken your senses.

Bella Gelateria

4700 Kingsway #K3, Burnaby, BC V5H 4N2

4567 Lougheed Hwy. #016-09, Burnaby, BC V5C 3Z6



Tsujiri is a Japanese tea house located in Metropolis at Metrotown that specializes in matcha-infused desserts. If you’re a matcha enthusiast or simply curious to explore the world of Japanese green tea, Tsujiri is a destination you shouldn’t miss.

Their menu features an array of matcha treats, including soft-serve ice cream, parfaits, and lattes. Indulge in the creamy and earthy goodness of their matcha soft-serve, topped with a sprinkle of matcha powder, or add red bean paste for an extra burst of flavor.

Tsujiri Metrotown

4700 Kingsway #1145, Burnaby, BC V5H 4N2


Nuvola Gelato & Dolci

Nuvola Gelato & Dolci is a charming gelateria nestled in the heart of Burnaby Heights. This cozy shop prides itself on handcrafting gelato in small batches, ensuring the highest quality and freshness.

What sets Nuvola Gelato & Dolci apart is its dedication to innovative flavors and unique creations. Their menu features an ever-changing selection of gelato flavors, with options like Mango Cheesecake, Panettone, and Lemon Peel. These imaginative combinations are crafted with care, resulting in gelato that is not only delicious but also visually appealing.

Nuvola Gelato & Dolci

4712 Hastings St, Burnaby, BC V5C 2K7


Fior Di Latte Cafe & Gelato

FiorDiLatte Cafe is a charming café located in Burnaby that offers a taste of Italy through its gelato and other delectable treats. Their gelato menu boasts a variety of traditional Italian flavors, including classics like hazelnut, ferrero rocher, and lemon. Each scoop is crafted with precision and attention to detail, ensuring a truly authentic gelato experience.

In addition to gelato, FiorDiLatte Cafe also serves espresso-based beverages, pastries, and light fare. Take a moment to relax with a cup of rich Italian coffee and savor the delightful flavors of Italy in this cozy corner of Burnaby.

FiorDiLatte Cafe

4233 East Hastings St #100B, Burnaby, BC V5C 2J5


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