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The Full Menu: The Best Houston Hot Dogs, Ice Cream and Snow Cones

The Full Menu: The Best Houston Hot Dogs, Ice Cream and Snow Cones

As promised when we discussed hot dogs last month, our gaggle of food writers deliver an edition of The Full Menu focused entirely on hot dogs…well, almost. With temperatures hitting the triple digits, we also asked them to include their favorite spots for ice cream and snow cones.

Today’s conversation features: Katharine Shilcutt of Houstonia Magazine, David Leftwich of Sugar and Rice Magazine, and Eric Sandler of CultureMap Houston.

Establishments/Events Mentioned in This Segment:

Good Dog
Happy Fatz
Sammy’s Wild Game Grill
Moon Tower Inn
James Coney Island Grill
Koagie Hots
Barnaby’s Cafe
Fat Cat Creamery
Cloud 10 Creamery
Honeychild’s Sweet Creams
Hank’s Ice Cream
SweetCup Gelato & Espresso
Ritter’s Frozen Custard
Petite Sweets
Amy’s Ice Creams
Mam’s Snoballs
Tampico Refrequeria
Yeti Sunshine
Bahama Buck’s
Nu Ice & Drinks
Star Snow Ice

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Maggie Martin

Maggie MartinMaggie Martin is a producer for Houston Matters. She's spent several years in public radio, including work as a political reporter for Alabama Public Radio and Morning Edition host for WHQR Public Radio in North Carolina.View all posts by Maggie Martin →

  1. Ryan PutchRyan Putch08-07-2015

    Love me some Sweetcup Gelato. They are the best!!!

  2. Creepy Rob LoweCreepy Rob Lowe08-11-2015

    You talked about it, but it seems that you left Cloud 10 off the list.

    • Craig CohenCraig Cohen08-15-2015

      Good catch! Apologies for the oversight. It is now on the list.

  3. Alexa CrawfordAlexa Crawford08-11-2015

    Shame chocolate wasted ice cream isn’t on the list been to most of these places and they are better than most of them.
    My snow cone pick would be yeti sunshine

  4. Jessica UrestiJessica Uresti06-14-2016

    Happy Fatz is better than Good Dog.

  5. Jessica UrestiJessica Uresti06-14-2016

    Los Perros is usually on Richmond in front of Mi Pueblito near Gessner.