We will be closed on Thanksgiving day, but our hours will be normal for the rest of the weekend.
Eat on our patio, Curbside and Delivery! Delivery & Pick-up  breakfast, lunch, dinner : 8am till 2 Monday & Tuesday, 8am until 8pm Wednesday to Sunday    Ice cream: Every day 8am to 9pm
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"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
"This place was so cool! The game options were nice and the decorations as well. Everyone was super nice."
-Alain A De La Paz
"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.
"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
"We love this place. Definitely our favorite ice cream place."
-Anna Friars
"... 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
"The games to play and the toys to shop made the experience even better. And the price was great!!"
-Julie Mills
"When  ... researching ... the American soda fountain ... all roads led to Gregory Cohen, probably the country’s leading expert ..."
-Julia Moskin - New York Times
"One of the top 10 things to do in Tallahassee.  "
-Tallahassee Magazine
"Lofty Pursuits is undeniably a place of dreams. "
-Southern Living
"Best ice-cream I've ever had! Greg was a treat."
-Chris S.
"You can tell that the owners had a dream of bringing happiness to the world, and they certainly succeed."
-Ben Stanaland
"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.
"Greg, In the upcoming battle with Elon for candy supremacy, I'm glad you are on my side."
-Warren Buffett (yes that Warren)
"Best Reuben I've had in over a decade. Wife loved her breakfast. The ice cream is always delicious."
-S. Ortolano
"Best breakfast around Tallahassee."
-Butch H.
"[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.
"... check out the musical instruments ... for their ... marching band. I ... like the flame-bone (flamethrower trombone)."
-Chris Guarraia

 

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Today's Flavors

Ice Cream

Apple Strudel
Banana Cream Pie
Butter Pecan
Butterscotch Bomb
Carnival Candy
Cherry Oblivion
Chocolate Chip
Cinnamon
Coconut
Cookies & Cream
English Toffee
Extreme Chocolate
Java Jive
Maltball Fudge
Mexican Hot Chocolate
Midnight Chocolate
Mint Cookies n' Cream
Peach Melba
Peanut Butter Fudge
Pumpkin
Real Strawberry
Rum Raisin
Smurf
Stellar Coffee
Vanilla Bean
Vanilla Fudge

Sherbet

Lime Sherbet
Pineapple Sherbet

Sorbet (Vegan)

Champagne Sorbet
Lemon Sorbet
Tangerine Sorbet
Watermelon Sorbet

Vegan Ice Kreme

Vanilla IK

New Flavors in Red