BRICS is the place to chill in Broad Ripple Village, where Indianapolis people can go to enjoy a creamy cool treat on the Monon Trail. This Indianapolis restaurant features 40 hand-dipped ice cream flavors, milkshakes and malts, lemonade-shakeups for hot summer days, sundaes and homemade waffle cones. Stop into this ice cream depot to make your trip to this Indianapolis cultural district complete.
BRICS’ developers are life long residents of the Broad Ripple Indianapolis cultural district, and this ice cream shop is the fulfillment of their vision for Broad Ripple as neighborhood members. Open year-round this cool shop also features a variety of locally roasted fair-trade coffees, teas and hot chocolate with a focus on environmentally sustainable practices. Cozy up to their fireplace in the winter months with a warm beverage or walk the Monon on a hot Summer day with a double-scoop waffle cone featuring your favorite flavors.
Located in the historic Monon Railway Station, which was built more than a century ago and called the Broad Ripple Station, BRICS is doing its part to preserve Indianapolis history. While guarding a piece of Hoosier history, BRICS has also managed to bring this landmark into the 21st century with Wi-Fi, a water filling station for thirsty cyclist and runners on the Monon and outdoor seating. BRICS is the perfect place to get your sugar high while you enjoy some top notch people watching.
Create your own flavor creation from their extensive ice cream selection. Flavors include Broad Ripple Blackberry, Butter Pecan, Triple Caramel, Chocolate Choo Choo, Grasshopper, Pistachio, Strawberry, Yellow Cake Batter, Village Fudge, Chocolate Peanut Butter, Coconut Almond Fudge and the list goes on and on. Top your cone or cup off with any number of toppings including hot fudge, hot caramel, fresh strawberries, crushed M&M’s, rainbow sprinkles, granola, heath bars, real whipped cream and more. Each indulgence is only 60 cents.
Enjoy a smoothie creation, a cup of hot coffee or a bric-brac (a milkshake, made with any flavor of ice cream, with your choice of topping mixed in). Take a taste of the delicious Broad Ripple Ice Cream Station located on the Monon Trail just south of 64th Street.
Dining space in BRICS
Ice Cream coolers in BRICS
Some of the many flavors to choose from at BRICS
BRICS: Broad Ripple Ice Cream Station
901 East 64th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46220