Chicagoland's Best Gourmet Ice Cream

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New Fall Hours:
Monday – Thursday CLOSED
Friday 3 pm – 10 pm
Saturday 12 pm – 10 pm
Sunday 12 pm – 9 pm

In order to keep everyone safe, all patrons must be wearing masks while waiting in line and abide by the 6 ft. guidelines. Thank you for all your support and cooperation! If you want to skip the line, order online and we will deliver your order to your car! Check out our “Weekend Online Order Page” below for more information! *Please allow 15 minutes for us to prep your order*

Coolest School is Back!

Capannari Ice Cream is taking a new approach to our annual Coolest School Event. In order to adhere to the CDC guidelines,  we will be selling pints only, and all orders need to be placed through this website on your school’s specific order up day. Please click on the link below for more information about this event!


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!

Our Flavors ›

Fun, Free Events

Gather ’round for our 18th 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!

Our 2020 Events ›


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!

Our Awards ›

A Chicago Ice Cream Shop

For 20 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

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A New Start to Season 20

A New Start to Season 20

Capannari Ice Cream has been preparing to re-open the retail shop to make it CDC compliant. Our focus is to ensure both our customers and our staff are safe, prepared, and ready to make the necessary adjustments. With some small changes, we are ready to go! I was able...

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20 Years and Counting

20 Years and Counting

Here we go again!  I CANNOT believe we are in our 20th season. It can’t be true! I love my job as much as I did the day it all began. June 30, 2001, was the day it all started. We had 12 kids on staff, ice cream in dip cabinets and a WHOLE LOTTA hope. Our hopes back...

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A summer of fun ahead!

A summer of fun ahead!

It’s that time of year.  We have spent the winter months picking out our summer Mooovies, listening to bands for Concerts in the Park, and ordering our flags for I-Pledge. We are so fortunate to have fellow merchants understand the importance of our events. Their...

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