Cool Off With Some Shaved Ice

Shaved Ice

If you’ve been in Texas during the summertime, you know that it gets hot. We’re not referring to a slight humidity. We’re talking about the ice-cream-melts-before-you-can-eat-it hot weather. When it comes to cooling down, there are obvious choices such as swimming pools and beaches. However, if you’re searching for a tasty way to beat the summer heat, it’s time for you to visit some of the best places to get shaved ice in Houston.

Friohana Shave Ice

For mouth-watering natural flavors, you’ll want to try Friohana Shave Ice. You may have seen this traveling food truck around town. Offering plenty of flavors, as well as large servings, Friohana Shave Ice gives enough variety and deliciousness to keep customers satisfied.

Texas Shaved Ice Express

Known for their extra toppings, Texas Shaved Ice Express is a place you can go where you get more than just shaved ice. For instance, the king mango slices and hot Cheetos are a local favorite. For those seeking outrageously tasty flavors, some of the popular choices include:

  • Strawberry Cheesecake
  • Mangonada
  • Rainbow
  • Natural Strawberry
  • Grape Blue Raspberry
  • Cotton Candy
  • Dreamsicle
  • Natural Coconut

Nu Café

If you’re searching for something a little more unique, try Nu Café. At Nu Café, guests are treated with freshly shaved ice that has undergone 10+ hours of preparation. That’s right. This shaved ice is extremely different than what you’re used to. Known as nu snowflake ice, this Taiwanese dessert has no preservatives and offers a natural taste. For those in the mood to try something a little different, Nu Café is the place to be.

Mam’s Snoballs

When you go to Mam’s Snoballs, you’ll not only enjoy the traditional shaved ice, you’ll find the location cozy and appropriate. With bamboo everywhere, you’ll feel as if you’re on a tropical island eating your snow cone. Here, you can enjoy flavors such as:

  • Creole Cream Cheese
  • Tigers Blood
  • King Cake
  • NOLA Bomb Pop

Feel free to bring your dog when you visit Mam’s Snoballs. Your furry little friend will be treated with doggie snow cones (chicken broth).

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While in Houston

When you’re in the Houston area, stop by Mike Calvert Toyota. At our dealership, you’ll find a large selection of vehicles in our new and pre-owned inventory. Just like shaved ice, we offer plenty of color and individuality to our stock. We understand that our customers are diverse and seek out vehicles depending on their unique wants and needs. That’s why we’re happy to provide countless choices.

We are conveniently located at 2333 South Loop West, Houston, TX 77054. Visit us today to take advantage of our specials and take a test drive. After all, there’s no better way to get acquainted with your dream car than to take it for a spin. We look forward to seeing you soon.