Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top purveyors of such icy treats in Irvine, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list. Read on for a rundown.
1. SomiSomi Spectrum
Topping the list is a city outpost of California chain SomiSomi Spectrum, which specializes in Korean-inspired soft-serve in ornate, fish-shaped cones. Located at 640 Spectrum Center Drive in the Irvine Health and Science Complex, it's the highest-rated ice cream and frozen yogurt spot in Irvine, boasting 4.5 stars out of 679 reviews on Yelp.
2. Snow Monster
Next up is University Town Center's Snow Monster, at 4255 Campus Drive, Suite A124. It's another top choice, with Yelpers giving the spot to score macaron ice cream sandwiches and milk tea four stars out of 720 reviews.
3. Scoops N Scoops Creamery
Scoops N Scoops Creamery, a spot to score unique ice cream creations and funnel cakes in Walnut Village, is another go-to, with four stars out of 611 Yelp reviews. Head over to 14411 Culver Drive to see for yourself.
Finally, there's a member of the Honeymee chain, a West Park favorite with four stars out of 412 reviews. Stop by 17595 Harvard Ave., Suite E, to score soft-serve ice cream drizzled with honey, along with frozen yogurt, coffee, tea and desserts next time the urge strikes.