Upper East Side 2nd Avenue

Our UES 2nd Ave store is located on the 2nd Avenue in between E 81th Street and E 82th Street, easily accessible off the Q or R trains and the M15 buses. 16 Handles 2nd Ave is the perfect frozen dessert destination for anyone who needs a sweet escape from the city. We offer 16 delicious soft serve flavors and tastiest toppings that will surely put a twinkle in your eye. So, next time a craving for a sweet treat takes over, be sure to stop by and show us how you flaunt your flavor!


16 Handles
1569 2nd Avenue
New York, NY 10028
(646) 863-2522

Store Hours

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Delivery Partners

Flavor Playlist

Birthday Cake


Cookies & Cream

Euro Tart

Graham Cracker

Peanut Butter Perfection

Salted Caramel

Tahitian Vanilla Bean

¬°Arriba Coffee!

NY Cheesecake (No Sugar Added)

Cotton Candy

So Fresh Mango Sorbetto

Pomegranate Raspberry Sorbet

Cake Cake Cake Batter (No Sugar Added)

Green Tea Vanilla

Pistachio Passion Gelato

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the 16 Handles App?

The 16 Handles App is a free mobile app that enables you to pay with your phone, earn rewards, receive special offers, and more!

How does 16 Handles delivery work?

We receive your order in the store, then swirl your requested flavors and blend any drinks ordered. Our team then freezes your order in a special blast chilller that is designed to keep your soft serve frozen through the delivery process. Toppings are packed fresh in to-go containers and kept "on the side" to maintain the best quality. After your order leaves our shop, the delivery or courier service gets it to you as quickly as possible. When you receive your order, you get to top your sundae however you choose, just like in our shops. Still curious?

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