Food News | Insta-Friendly Summer Treats

New York Times restaurant critics, step aside. The Instagram Explore Feed is the new go-to destination for those seeking out the food world’s latest and greatest, offering real-time photos of delicious meals and photogenic treats. Whether you’re a food blogging millennial or not, check out these Insta-friendly hotspots for a summer treat that is easy on the eyes and delicious for the taste buds!

Mister Dips Ice Cream

William Vale Hotel, Brooklyn

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With super-friendly service and soothing views of Williamsburg’s Vale Park, Andrew Carmellini’s Airstream kitchen serves a simple but delicious menu of burgers, fries, and ice cream. Unique flavors of soft serve make for a colorful and Instagrammable moment. Mister Dips is a summer must!

Ice & Vice Ice Cream

221 East Broadway

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Situated on the Lower East Side, this experimental ice cream shop scoops up small, handcrafted batches of ice cream, yogurt, and sorbet. Ice & Vice is famous for its eclectic flavors like “Tea Dance” and “Milk Money”, and its unique seasonal offerings prove the perfect summer accessory for your latest Insta story.

Frosé from Bar Primi

325 Bowery

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Bar Primi, Andrew Carmellini’s Bowery eatery, mixes up a tasty frozen cocktail of Sicilian rosé, Rosato vermouth, and strawberries. Better known to aficionados as frosé,  this new summer staple is sure to please your palate and satisfy your social media appetite.

Frozen S’mores at Dominique Ansel Bakery

189 Spring Street

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Award-winning pastry chef Dominique Ansel, inventor of the Cronut, uses his innovative skills to create the frozen s’more, a marriage of frozen custard coated in chocolate pastry wafers wrapped inside a toasted marshmallow. These perfectly-proportioned confections offer a taste of summer with every Insta-worthy bite.

Melt Bakery’s Ice Cream Sandwiches at Madison Square Eats

May 13th through June 9th
Worth Square, Fifth Avenue, between 25th and 26th Streets

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Ice cream cookie sandwiches from Melt Bakery are always in high demand for those looking to satisfy their summer sweet tooth. Available at several locations throughout the city, including the bi-annual Madison Square Eats food festival, these delectable treats are foodie heaven.

Cha Cha Matcha’s Soft Serve Ice Cream

373 Broome Street

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Combining antioxidant-rich Japanese green tea, or “matcha”, with cool and creamy ice cream is the perfect way to enjoy a healthy and delicious treat. Cha Cha Matcha’s vibrant shop and rainbow-esque swirl ice cream provide the perfect backdrop for capturing a colorful Instagram moment in time.