Try our delicious
handcrafted ice cream &

fresh ground coffee drinks!


Why Choose Us

We use the best ingredients in all of our products. Whether you are looking for ice cream, coffee, or donuts you can feel good knowing there is nothing fake about our products. Real food made by real people who care.


Hand Crafted Ice Cream

Taste the difference between homemade ice cream and factory-made ice cream. Our ice cream is made by a certified ice cream crafter. Check out our menu!


Gourmet Coffee

In a rush? Use our drive-through window to get Higher Grounds fair trade organic coffee without ever leaving your car. Our syrups are made in-house or by a local artisan. 


Fresh Donuts

Stop in to get the best donuts in town. Fresh made each day, our donuts are the perfect companion to a fresh cup of coffee. 

Handcrafted Ice Cream


To-Go Pints

Gourmet Coffee

Fresh Donuts

Here’s What Others Say

We know you’ll love our ice cream, but don’t take it from us. Here are real reviews from actual customers!


One of my favorite stops and ice cream shops. My favorite flavor is Putney cherry, but strawberry and purple cow are good too!


Great ice cream! It’s all made there. I recommend the sampler. You get 5 scoops of any flavor you want.


Hands down the best ice cream you will ever taste! They use quality products and it is made on location in Benzonia, MI. They have so many delicious flavors.


The most delicious homemade ice cream with exciting and unique flavors. We love this ice cream shoppe!

Coffee Menu 

We use Higher Grounds fair trade organic coffee to make coffee beverages that are naturally better than others. Check out our full menu!


Benzie Eye Opener


Dirty Chai


Perks Carmel Machiatto


Turtle Mocha


White Chocolate Frappe


Vanilla Latte

Customer Comments

We take pride in making excellent coffee beverages. Our ingredients are quality, with no corn syrup in any of our flavorings. We try hard to make the best coffee drinks possible. Stop by and try one, we think you’ll notice the difference.

See Our Coffee Menu



Can’t use enough adjectives to describe the quality of the ice cream and coffee! Great gift shop as well! The owners are fantastic people too!


Fantastic coffee and homemade sodas. Definitely a must stop on any trip through Benzonia!


Also have cafe quality cappuccino, coffee, teas, etc. Always friendly and helpful staff.


Awesome coffee and ice cream! We visit everytime we are in town. Not to mention the view and the adorable flower shop attached which offers lots to feast your eyes on!

Contact Us

Have questions about our products or want to learn more about what we do? Feel free to reach out to us!

Need answers to a question about our treats or location? Give us a call at the number below.

231 – 882 – 9697


Mon-Saturday: 7:30 am – 5:30 pm  

Sun: 10 am – 4 pm