The Creamery

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Fine Ice-Cream and other Treats since 1984


Historic Alexandria's Legendary Ice-cream Shop

The Creamery is the oldest continually operated ice-cream shop in downtown Alexandria.    Founded in 1984 by Charlie and Lynne Lindsey, it remains to this day family owned.  Our passion and cherished tradition for treating you to quality desserts continues.  We will delight you with our signature handcrafted, small batch, old fashioned ice-cream, custards and other tasty treats. Our mission is to bring joy to all our customers.

We Specialize in the Tastiest Traditional Ice-cream and Frozen Custard. For Real Alexandria Ice-Cream, Come to Us!

Our ice-cream and frozen custards are handmade each day with the highest quality local ingredients to ensure satisfying your senses and putting a smile on your face.  We regularly offer 32 beloved flavors of ice-cream.  We are especially proud of our Southern regional favorites such as Orange Chocolate Chocolate Chip, Lemon Custard and Banana Pudding.  We also have oldies but goodies such as Vanilla, Chocolate and Strawberry, or bestsellers like Cookie Dough and Caramel Turtle Fudge.  We would like to hear what flavors you enjoy and hope to see on our menu.  We encourage all feedback to



We make the finest homemade ice-cream in Alexandria, using only the highest quality ingredients and made with our family recipes. We invite you try them all!


Ice - Cream Flavors

  • Coffee                                       

  • Coffee Oreo                      

  • Mint Chocolate Chip            

  • Raspberry Cheesecake       

  • Chocolate                            

  • Strawberry                            

  • Banana Pudding

  • Cherry Vanilla

  • Toasted Almond

  • Rum Rasin

  • Salted Carmel

  • Rocky Road

  • Cookie Dough

  • Oreo

  • Tres Leches

  • Black Raspberry Cheesecake

  • Vanilla

  • Orange Chocolate Chip

  • Pistachio

  • Black Cherry Vanilla

  • Carmel Turtle Fudge

  • Coconut

  • Lemon Custard

  • Bittersweet Chocolate

Seasonal Flavors

  • Mango
  • Cinnamon
  • Pumpkin


  • Orange
  • Lemon
  • Raspberry
  • Lime

Soft Serve Custard

  • Chocolate
  • Vanilla
  • Twist

 Ice Cream Cookies

  • Vanilla, Chocolate

No Sugar Added/ Reduced Fat Ice Cream

  • Butter Pecan, Mint Chocolate Chip (Provided by Jack & Jill)




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   At The Heart of Historic Alexandria!

We are proud to be part of the dynamic and historic community of Alexandria, Virginia. Our shop is located in the very center of the sightseeing district at 110 King Street, just moments away from the Marina and City Hall. Check out our shop, it has atmosphere and attitude! 


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