The Big Gay Ice Cream Truck

Food Truck, Ice Cream, Desserts
12:00pm - 10:00pm
12:00pm - 10:00pm
12:00pm - 10:00pm
12:00pm - 12:00am
12:00pm - 12:00am
12:00pm - 12:00am
12:00pm - 10:00pm


  • The Salty Pimp is sweet and salty. It is every extreme of pleasure in one thing. - Jeffrey Saad, United Tastes of America
  • On The Best Thing I Ever Ate, Gail Simmons recommends a salty and sweet ice cream called The Salty Pimp from The Big Gay Ice Cream Truck. Find more tips at Food Network Local.
  • Try the Salty Pimp
  • get a giant cone of dulce de leche, vanilla, dipped in chocolate and topped with sea salt...on your face.
  • Fun-loving soft serve with creative toppings like the Salty Pimp: vanilla, dulce de leche, salt, and a chocolate dip. Catch this come summertime!
  • Go now, go tomorrow, just go. Fun personality with a fun outlook on things. Get a cone, get something unique and just talk to Doug. He's fabulous!
  • Salty Pimp is awesome!
  • Try the Salty Pimp!
  • Go to the BGICT and get some sort of crazy topping - olive oil and salt, sriracha, dulce de leche and nilla wafers, or the popular Choinkwich - bacon ice cream sandwich!
  • Have you had the bacon marmalade twinkwich from the Big Gay Ice Cream Truck? Did you eat it?
  • We're a fan of the Salty Pimp, but really -- you can't go wrong here. - Food52
  • The Salty Pimp lives up to what everyone says about it. Get it.
  • Doug is absolutely hilarious- it's worth the trip to the truck just to chat with him for a few minutes. Also, I highhhhly recommend the Bea Arthur.
  • Wait in a big gay line!
  • The Monday Sundae is perfect any day. Maybe one of the best things I've ever tasted.
  • Go there before the summer/fall is over and trust in Doug. Ask him for something delicious and no worries, you will receive!
  • Spontaneously crochet a rainbow ice cream cone and hand-deliver it to Doug at the Big Gay Ice Cream Truck. No wait, don't--it was MY idea!
  • Readers' Poll winner of The Village Voice Best of NYC 2012 Best Ice Cream!
  • Amazing ice cream! Try out the salty pimp!
  • Tony enjoyed a cone from this Manhattan ice cream truck. As seen on Travel Channels The Layover with Anthony Bourdain.

Nearby places

btwn Broadway & Union Sq E (btwn E 14th & E 17th St)
33 E 17th St (btwn Broadway & Park Ave S)
1 Union Sq W (btwn 14th & 17th St)