Ice Cream Options in Santee


Summers in Southern California can be sizzling, and there’s no better way to cool off than with a scoop, bowl, or sundae. Rita’s of Santee is located at 9490 Cuyamaca St. and famous for their authentic Italian ice and frozen custards. The local chain is a favorite for their unique flavors that highlight local ingredients, including plenty of fruity treats and thick, decadent custards that convert even the most devout ice cream lovers.

The local Cold Stone Creamery can be found at Santee Trolley Square, located at 9868 Mission Gorge Rd, Ste A1. The popular chain where you can customize your mix-ins and choose from classic favorites or seasonal treats is the perfect stop for a date night or outing with the family. There’s also the local Dairy Queen at 70 Town Center Pkwy A.

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Cookie Monster in nearby El Cajon can be found at 1591 Magnolia Ave B. Unique, hand-crafted ice cream is prepared in small batches and the wacky waffle cones come in their own variety of flavors. If you’re looking for a different type of treat, Cookie Monster has it in one of a kind combinations that work.

Rose Donuts and Ice Cream, also in El Cajon, is located at 1760 N 2nd St. and blends your two favorite desserts in a winning combination. The freshly baked fluffy doughnuts pair magically with classic ice cream flavors. The strong, bold coffee options add an extra kick. Where will you chill out this summer in Santee?