If you’ve never tried a banana whip, you’re missing out. It’s frozen banana whipped into a custard-like consistency that can satisfy any sweet tooth — especially with the right mix-ins. Think: peanut butter, chocolate chips, coconut shavings. Mmmmm. Delicious, cool and creamy, it’s a dessert that can easily stand in for a scoop of ice cream — and it’s made entirely from a perfectly heathy whole fruit! Talk about a guilt-free (and dairy-free, and gluten-free) dessert.
Lucky for us, the Philly area boasts plenty of eateries where you can find this treat, and we included a few spots down the Shore, too, to cover all bases. Read up, then go get your banana whip on.
1225 Walnut Street, Midtown Village
1917 East Passyunk Avenue, South Philly
5 West Lancaster Avenue, Ardmore
127 South 18th Street, Rittenhouse
214 South 40th St, University City
Dati’s Homemade Water Ice
2335 South Hemberger Street, South Philly
1701 Arch Street, Center City
210 Kings Highway East, Haddonfield
8229 Germantown Avenue, Chestnut Hill
Essene Market & Café
719 South 4th Street, Queen Village
Arnold’s Way Café
319 West Main Street, Lansdale
Bashful Banana Bakery and Café
946 Boardwalk, Ocean City
Junior’s Donuts and Dogs
9315 Amherst Avenue, Margate
Know of any other great spots to get banana whips? Tell us in the comments!
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