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Ghirardelli Ice Cream & Chocolate Shop

Ghirardelli Ice Cream & Chocolate Shop
643 5th Ave, San Diego, CA
(619) 234-2449


Sunday- Thursday: 11am – 11pm

Friday & Saturday: 11am-12am


Located in the heart of San Diego’s renowned Gaslamp Quarter, walking distance from parking garages and trolley stops.

Newly remodeled to feature additional indoor seating and an expanded retail area.

Enjoy the California sunshine and a World Famous Hot Fudge Sundae from our spacious storefront patio.

Delicious assortment of ice cream sundaes topped with handmade hot fudge made from rich Ghirardelli chocolate.

Full menu of soda fountain classics such as real ice cream shakes, traditional malts, and hot cocoas.

Create your own ice cream experience from any of our dozen ice cream flavors! Select a sweet cake cone, classic sugar cone, or a chocolate dipped waffle bowl. Top off your creation with handmade Ghirardelli hot fudge or any of our other delicious toppings.

Irresistible chocolate treats including chocolate chip cookie, decadent brownie, and dipped strawberries.

Exclusive selection of Ghirardelli chocolate gifts and limited edition packaging not available anywhere else including several San Diego inspired gifts

Complete assortment of Ghirardelli Chocolate bars in every available flavor

Select your favorite Squares flavors to create a custom chocolate assortment or gift at our Pick & Mix table