Regular Hours: Brunch: 7am till 2 daily    Ice cream: M-F Noon-10, Sat 10-10, Sun 10-9
December 24: 7am-4pm, Closing Early; December 25th: Closed;  December 26th Regular hours
"This place was so cool! The game options were nice and the decorations as well. Everyone was super nice."
-Alain A De La Paz
"We love this place. Definitely our favorite ice cream place."
-Anna Friars
"When  ... researching ... the American soda fountain ... all roads led to Gregory Cohen, probably the country’s leading expert ..."
-Julia Moskin - New York Times
"... check out the musical instruments ... for their ... marching band. I ... like the flame-bone (flamethrower trombone)."
-Chris Guarraia
"This place is amazing, between the candy made in-house, the delicious malts, and the period designed atmosphere, you'll feel right at home at Lofty Pursuits."
-Bradley M.
"Best breakfast around Tallahassee."
-Butch H.
"... a jaw-dropping dessert experience. This toy store slash old-fashioned ice cream parlor and Victorian candy emporium has, um, everything"
-Miami Times
"Stopped to get some ice cream after an eventful day. Was pleased to find there were a large selection of vegan and non dairy treats."
-Jane Spivey
"Greg, In the upcoming battle with Elon for candy supremacy, I'm glad you are on my side."
-Warren Buffett (yes that Warren)
"[Lofty Pursuits] had the greatest food and coffee that I have had in years. It was so good I had to stop and thank the cook."
-S.A.
"By far the most active channel to get your molten sugar fix is Lofty Pursuits, the eponymous account for an ice cream, candy and toy shop"
-Food and Wine Magazine
"Came from Washington state for this, 10 out of 5 if I could. Great service even better ice cream and candy. Would recommend to anyone!"
-Jonathan Du Perron
"One of the top 10 things to do in Tallahassee.  "
-Tallahassee Magazine
"Best ice-cream I've ever had! Greg was a treat."
-Chris S.
"Lofty Pursuits is undeniably a place of dreams. "
-Southern Living
"You can tell that the owners had a dream of bringing happiness to the world, and they certainly succeed."
-Ben Stanaland
"Best Reuben I've had in over a decade. Wife loved her breakfast. The ice cream is always delicious."
-S. Ortolano
"The owner, Greg, was incredibly welcoming and knowledgeable. The shop is wonderfully nostalgic, and all of the sampled wares were delicious! I can't wait to return!"
-Leah S.
"The games to play and the toys to shop made the experience even better. And the price was great!!"
-Julie Mills

Today's Flavors

Ice Cream

Butter Pecan
Calypso Crunch
Carnival Candy
Cherry Oblivion
Chocolate Chip
Cinnamon
Coconut
Coffee Chip
English Toffee
Guinness
Java Jive
Maltball Fudge
Mexican Hot Chocolate
Midnight Chocolate
Oreo Espresso
Peppermint Flash
Pirate's plunder
Pistachio Almond
Pumpkin
Pumpkin Pie
Real Strawberry
Red Velvet Cake
Rum Raisin
Smurf
Vanilla Bean
Vanilla Macadamia Nut

Sorbet (Vegan)

Champagne Sorbet
Lemon Sorbet
Mango Sorbet
Orange-Pineapple-Mandarin Sorbet
Raspberry Sorbet
Strawberry Prosseco Sorbet

Vegan Ice Kreme

Chocolate
Key Lime Pie
Vanilla

New Flavors in Red