Legendary Ice Cream and Soda Fountain

Savannah Georgia

Original Leopold’s Ice Cream Shop-Corner of Gwinnett and Habersham

The brothers opened their ice cream parlor on the corner of Gwinnett and Habersham streets in Savannah, where two streetcar lines intersected. Many a rider would jump off the streetcar and entreat the motorman to wait as they got a frozen delight

Generations of Savannahians have loved Leopold’s Ice Cream.   Their soda fountain business was legendary!  Locals still talk about the malts, milk shakes, black and white sodas and banana splits served by the soda jerks who worked at Leopold’s.

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The store is located on Broughton Street in downtown Savannah and photos of the “old day” are covering the windows at the Habersham location.

Window covering at Leopold’s on Gwinnett and Habersham

Monday Window

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