Chicagoland's Best Gourmet Ice Cream

Summer Hours are Here – and so are our 2017 FREE Events! Our retail shop is now open all 7 days from noon till 10:00 pm! Be sure to mark your calendars with our amazing events – we’ve added 2 Concerts-In-The-Park this year for 8 in total! Plus all your other favorites including Mooovie Nights, I Pledge, Coolest School and more!

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Mouth-Watering Flavors

From super-premium standard flavors to distinctive, one-of-a-kind, artisan creations, Capannari Ice Cream has so many choices … we’re sure to delight even the pickiest of ice cream connoisseurs!

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Fun, Free Events

Gather ’round for our 15th season of awesome, fun events. Moovie Nights, Concerts-In-The-Park, I Pledge and so much more. There’s always something fun happening at Capannari Ice Cream!

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Capannari Ice Cream continues to be recognized on national, state, and local levels for our amazing ice cream and for our dedication and commitment to the community. We’re just bursting with pride!

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A Chicago Ice Cream Shop

For 15 years, Capannari Ice Cream has been a fun and welcoming place for people to gather, enjoy a scoop, and make memories together. And while it all starts with amazing, award-winning ice cream, it’s also about community. So c’mon in to our old-fashioned ice cream parlor and check out our latest flavors. Bring Capannari’s to your next event with our exciting ice cream catering menu. Even ship Capannari ice cream anywhere in the U.S. to surprise family and friends. For ice cream lovers everywhere – we’ve got you covered!

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“Wow! I just died and went to heaven. The Dutch Apple Pie was better than any apple pie I’ve ever had – anywhere. From the pieces of apple (which weren’t even frozen) to the chunks of crumb topping, it was absolutely incredible! Definitely one of my new favorites at Capannari.”

Dianna K.

Capannari Customer

Updates From Our Blog “The Inside Scoop”

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We Asked. You Answered. We Acted.

Well, we asked for it. Thank you to everyone that took time out to answer our survey. We received 245 responses. Some reaffirming comments, some constructive suggestions and NO negative comments. On the positive side, one hundred percent of the 245 surveyed said they... read more

Spring has Sprung!

Mark your Calendars! We’ve just finished planning all the wonderful events we host every summer including: Coolest School Promotion (featuring 13 area schools) 8 Concerts-in-the-Park 3 Mooovie Nights 5 “I Pledge” dates in July All this in anticipation for yet another... read more

Buckle Up Baby!

Well, there’s no complaining here at Caps. We have pretty much dodged a bullet with this warmer weather – which has us REALLY thinking about Spring! 2017 marks our 16th season. I still cannot believe how time flies. We’ve been so lucky and blessed with all our... read more