Dairies & Ice Cream

Name Address Photo(s)
Abbott's Dairy
• Merged with Fraim's Dairy in 1957
• Abbott's announced closing in 1964
1015-1025 Union Streets
Moved to the Fraim's location after
the merge with Fraim's Dairy in 1957
Barlow's Dairy
Blue Hen Dairy
Sold to Abbott's Dairy in 1952
1015-1025 Union Streets YES
Borden's Ice Cream 26th & Market Streets
Breidablick Farm Dairy Lancaster Pike YES
Breyer's Ice Cream 3 Haslt Way
Busy Bee Dairy 1916 W. 4th Street
Cavallaro's, Tony 826 W 10th Street
Cheitlin's, Daniel L 1018 S Market Street
City Dairy Greenhill Avenue & 2nd Street YES
Clover Dairy Co. 1200 Orange Street YES
Cooper's Ice Cream Company
Walter D Cooper, owner
1008 Lombard Street
11th & DuPont Streets
Delaware Avenue & Scott Street
Custard Hut (later became Marsh Road Diner) Philadelphia Pike
Dairy Queen Concord Pike at McDaniel Heights - first to open, 1952
Govonor Printz & Sunset Drive (1952)
Basin Road, Chelsea Estates (Parker's), (1954)
521 Poplar Street (1957)
College Avenue & Chestnut Road (1958)
Route 40, Glasgow (1959)
420 Madison Street
Vandever Avenue & Thatcher Street
Dairy Whip 1202 duPont Highway
Delamore Dairy, Inc. 1810 Lancaster Avenue YES
Dolly Madison Ice Cream 915 Washington Street
Earl's Dairy 228 N. Scott Street YES
Foremost Dairies 915 Washington Street
Fraim's Dairies
• Clarence Fraim started his company
in 1900, located at 24th & Jefferson Streets
• Moved to Vandever Avenue in 1914
• Merged with Abbott's Dairy in 1957
Vandever Avenue & Lomotte Street YES
Greenhill Dairy, Inc.
• Purchaes Rosehill Dairy in 1951
119 Greenhill Avenue YES
Hall's Ice Cream 23rd & Jessup Street
Hanna's Pennsylvania & Grant Avenues
Haggerity Ice Cream Store 4th & Clayton Streets
Hershey Ice Cream Company 6616 Governor Printz Blvd
Hines Dairy 3604 Pine Street
Hy-Point Dairy Farms Beaver Valley Road YES
Jack & Jill Ice Cream Company 1804 Philadelphia Pike
Jimmy's Home Made Ice Cream 413 Washington Street
Kann's Pastry Shop 1220 Washington Street
Kozinski's Dairy VanBuren & Linden Streets
Laskaris 719 Market Street
Lehman's Frozen Crème (Custard) 5100 Governor Printz Blvd
Lindell's Dairy Milltown Road
Lynthwaite Farm Dairy 4725 Concord Pike YES
Maple Lawn Dairy
• Sold to Silverside Dairy in 1962
Hare's Corner YES
Peterson's Ice Cream Branmar Plaza
Richman's Ice Crean 9 Matthes Avenue
Rose Hill Dairy
• Sold to Greenhill Dairy in 1951
12th & Heald Streets YES
Silverside Dairy
• Joesph A. Schmidt founded his dairy in 1933
• Silverside Dairy Store opened in the 1950's
• Purchased Maple Lawn Dairy in 1962
• Became a Sealtest Distributer in 1966
• Dairy operations ended in the late 1960's
leaving only the dairy store, a restaurant and
an automobile repair garage
• Filed for bankruptcy in 1983
2222 Silverside Road YES
Tastee Freez Drive-In 1018 S Market Street (1952)
3730 Kirkwood Highway (1956) (Cantrell’s)
400 S Maryland Avenue, Bellemoor (Reeve's)
702 Newport Gap Pike, Newport (1958)
121 Elkton Road, Newark
Tasty Shoppe 35 E Main Street
Twin Kiss Newport Gap Pike
West End Dairy
• Sold to H. E. Koontz Creamry in 1966
318 8th Avenue YES
Wilmington Candy Kitchen 1139 W 7th Street
Woodside Drive-In 4917 Kirkwood Highway
Woodward's Dairy
• Opened a Drive-in Dairy Store in 1962
2810 Center Road YES

Created: February 20, 2018
Revised: June 20, 2022