Happy's Ice Cream in St Petersburg

By Published On: March 18th, 2022

Happy’s Ice Cream in St Petersburg

Published on 03/18/22: We discovered a new ice cream shop that has delicious options for kids, plus boozy ice cream for adults! Happy’s Ice Cream is located in a shopping center just a few miles north of downtown that we’ve driven by 100 times. Turns out this plaza holds at least three places with excellent Google Reviews!

Happy’s is owned by husband and wife team

We’ll post on all 3 places, starting with Happy’s Ice Cream! With 70 reviews, this fairly new locally owned shop has a 5 STAR rating and we can see why. Owned by a husband and wife team, they simply want to bring a smile to everyone by making and serving delicious small batch ice cream.

Allana is a St Pete native

“The Happy’s family has a deep passion for cooking, creating, and community.” Turns out, Allana was born and raised in St. Pete. In fact, her grandfather is renowned as the first to bring ‘authentic Chinese flavors’ to St. Pete in the 1940’s, her inspiration for continuing the culinary traditions.
Allana’s husband Marco found his inspiration from his family’s pastry business. He moved to St Pete in the 90’s and is the ice cream maker extraordinaire, with a total love of sweets. “We don’t just sell it, we make it with care and passion in small batches weekly.”

Flavors Rotate and are made in small batches

The flavors rotate fairly frequently as they make only a small portion at a time. In addition to cones and cups, check out their other offerings such as the brownie batter shake, which Colt loved. They also serve adult flavors, which were Rum Raison and Cinnamon Toast on the day we visited. If you’re feeling rowdy like I was, have them mix the two together! Oh man, sorry Breyers, you’re not Happy’s boozy ice cream! So good.

When you have a moment check out this locally owned small business and show them some love!

Days and Hours for Happy’s Ice Cream:

Monday: Closed
Tues: 2pm – 9pm
Wed: 5pm – 9pm
Thurs: 5pm – 10pm
Friday: 2pm – 11pm
Sat: 12pm – 11pm
Sun: 2pm – 9pm

Google Reviews: 80 with a 4.9/5 Average

Address: 6393 Dr. Mlk Jr St N. #107 St. Pete

Phone: 727-521-0269

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Written by : St Petersburg Realtor, Mike Braswell

Mike Braswell is a Tampa Bay Realtor, serving St Petersburg, Clearwater, all nearby beaches and more. Mike started LovingStPete in October of 2020 after a difficult year took its toll on local businesses. After being cooped up for portions of 2020 (lockdown) Mike and his son decided to get out and explore, helping spread the good word about the local area he loves so much. Often even doing gift card giveaways to support local. LovingStPete is now followed by over 48 thousand people on social media! The majority of posts are informative on fun parks, activities, day trips, great restaurants, and in general provide a comprehensive tour of the area!

Soon after receiving his bachelors in Management Information Systems, Mike developed and then operated a vacation rental advertising business for 10+ years as CEO/Owner. The business was eventually acquired by VRBO. Mike has earned the trust of many large clients over the years. Such as NFL, Wynn Resorts, Blue Cross Blue Shield, VISA, Genuine Parts Company (NAPA Auto Parts), AT&T, and other Fortune 500 companies.

When not spending time with his beautiful wife and energetic son, Mike enjoys boating and is also an avid tennis player. An interesting fact about Mike is that he grew up on an avocado farm with over 15 varieties, some of which you can find in our local Publix/Winn Dixie as his dad still farms the same farm at 87 years old!

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