7150 Main Street

Clifton, VA 20124


Tel: 703-830-7898



Closed for the season.

Come see us in March 2020!

If inclement weather, please call to confirm opening.

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Peterson's Ice Cream Depot

Simply Irresistible 
-Northern Virginia Magazine
Our Famous Homemade Ice Cream 
Fresh n' Sweet!

We create more than 30 different homemade ice cream flavors and are able to offer 12 of those each day. We strive to maintain a constant supply of Depot favorites which include Chocolate Drama, Vanilla Bliss, U.S. Mint Chip, Caffe Marcus, Strawberry Fields and Cookies n Cream. We rotate the other unique choices daily. 

The Dog Pound

Food then Dessert

A trip to Peterson's would not be complete without having lunch or dinner in the Dog Pound.  Try one of our signature Depot Dogs, juicy Homemade Carolina Barbecue, a selection of sandwich and chicken products and of course, our famous Fantastic Fries hand-cut and prepared in house.

Our Place
Ice cream on the patio

Key West is one of our favorite getaways so we have tried to duplicate that same laid -back, relaxed environment here at Peterson's.  We love seeing kids ( of ALL ages) and  furry friendly pets enjoying  a cone or a "pup cup".


Come and play a game of checkers, watch your favorite sporting event on our outdoor TV or just enjoy good conversation with your pals.

Catering and Pre-Ordering

Have Peterson's Ice Cream Depot help you cater your next event 

Peterson's Ice Cream: The History