It’s the hottest time of the year, and College Park residents are gravitating toward the refreshing haven of Rita’s Italian Ice on Baltimore Avenue. Open seasonally for the warmer months of the year, this popular establishment serves a delicious menu of frozen treats, including Italian ice, creamy frozen custard, and an assortment of combinations and blends of these two options.
The dairy-free and nut-free Italian ice comes in an assortment of flavors made fresh onsite every morning, slightly varying each day. Fortunately, there’s never a shortage to choose from, and customers can order their flavor of choice in a kids’, regular, or large size.
The franchise also offers creamy frozen custard in flavors of vanilla, chocolate, and strawberry in customers’ choice of a plastic cup or cone. To create the perfect decadent sundae, Rita’s offers the best of ice cream toppings, including whipped cream, chocolate and caramel syrup, oreos, nuts, M&M’s, sprinkles, gummy bears, Heath bar crumbles and more.
The lot in front of Rita’s offers free parking just for its customers, so families can take their time enjoying their desserts at the outdoor picnic tables and benches and take in the beautiful weather. So next time you need a refreshing treat to help get you through the heat, Rita’s in College Park is the place to go!