Ice cream keeps temperamental sweet teeth from becoming sour and cantankerous, leading to inner-mouth turmoil and tongue walkouts. Keep the troops in line with today's Groupon: for $7, you get $15 worth of ice cream, treats, and drinks at Super Scoops, located across from Treasure Island public beach. Super Scoops is a family-owned and operated ice-cream shop scooping out homemade ice cream and other tongue-tingling treats. Choose from 22 flavors, such as maple walnut, toasted coconut, carrot cake, mint chocolate chip, and strawberry. Super Scoops also sports a variety of Italian ices, nostalgia candy, and low-fat, sugar-free ice creams, loading the bases against broccoli-and-turnip baseball teams. Take taste buds for a joy ride with a banana split ($6) and keep uvulas ululating with an Ultimate Tornado Swirl ($4.75). Rest your heels under a rainbow-colored umbrella on Super Scoops’ front patio and let brilliant brain freezes duke it out with the balmy beach weather.
Seventy-three percent of 142 Urbanspooners recommend Super Scoops:
- The icecream [sic] is delicious, the owners are awesome, they aim to please. The old fashioned candy brings back memories, give this place a try. – Monica
- I am amazed at how much Ice cream you get, no wonder they call it Super Scoops. The owners are the nicest people, smiles on there [sic] faces every time I go in there. – Peggy
At Super Scoops, Ghirardelli hot fudge drizzles down the sides of premium Working Cow ice cream stacked on fresh waffle cones. Seasonal flavors such as pumpkin swirl abound, and some flavors are fortified with vitamins and nutrients such as protein, vitamin C, and iron. Super Scoops also dishes out sundaes, milkshakes, and low-fat, sugar-free ice cream, as well as nonfrozen treats such as the occasional apple-crisp special and a wide assortment of candy. Studious kids can bring in their report cards and take advantage of Super Scoops’ Good Grades Incentive Program, which offers the ultimate reward for good grades—free ice cream.