UDairy Creamery

YouTube Video Link for Behind the scenes at the UDairy Creamery: youtube.com/watch?v=bh40Kr1eYAE


Three students standing in front of the Creamery Cafe

UDairy Creamery Café

The UDairy Creamery Café serves favorites like ice cream, waffle cones and cheese. Additionally, the café offers a full coffee drink menu and light fare, including sandwiches made with UDairy Creamery cheese. This new location increases the number of intern opportunities available to UD students.

Café MenuCatering Menu & Order Form

The UDairy Creamery Café is open year round!

  • Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Sunday from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Whether on Main Street or in the surrounding lots, café parking is metered or pay by Passport App.

UDairy Creamery Flagship Location

UDairy Creamery Flagship Location

Launched in 2011, our flagship store is located next to the UD athletic complex and across from the College of Agriculture abd Natural Resources’ dairy farm in Newark, Delaware. UD students make ice cream onsite with milk from the farm and serve over 34 ice cream flavors year-round.

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The UDairy Creamery is open year round!

  • Seven days a week from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.


From Monday to Friday during business hours, parking is available at the “15-minute” spots across the road from our front door. The surrounding lots are permitted lots during business hours or can be paid for longer terms via the Passport App. On nights and weekends, parking is available next to our walk up window or in front of the ice arena. 


Latest News
  • Have a cooler summer by visiting these 10 Delaware ice cream shops

    June 06, 2022 | Written by Nicole Mills of The News Journal
    "Soon to return this summer will be mango-basil,'' says Melinda Shaw, director of operations at UDairy Creamery in Newark, "mango ice cream with candied basil grown on UD’s organic farm."
  • New things for the Fall

    August 17, 2021 | Written by Sarah Goldfarb and Andrea Boyle Tippett
    There are many changes and additions on campus waiting to welcome back students this Fall, including a newly renovated Worrilow Hall recently featured in an Apple commercial and the new UDairy Creamery Cafe on Main Street!
  • UDairy Creamery Café opens in UD Bookstore on Main Street

    June 22, 2021 | Written by Dante LaPenta
    The UDairy Creamery has a new location in Newark. On Monday, June 21, the new UDairy Creamery Café opened in the Barnes and Noble University of Delaware Bookstore at 83 E. Main Street.
  • Creamery celebration

    April 23, 2021 | Written by Lia Hyman
    The UDairy Creamery is 10 years old. The end of April marks a decade of the Newark storefront, which serves premium ice cream produced by University of Delaware students.


For Orders and General Questions:
udcreamery@udel.edu or fill out this form

For MooMobile inquiries: MooMobile@udel.edu


Phone Numbers

  • UDairy Creamery Flagship Location
    (302) 831-2486

  • UDairy Main Street Café
    (302) 831-6804


LeeAnne Ahamad

UDairy Creamery Events & Creamery Cafe Manager
Email: ahamad@udel.edu

Garrett McManus
UDairy Creamery Retail Operations Manager
Email: gmcmanus@udel.edu

Jennifer Rodammer
UDairy Creamery Plant Manager (Genuardi Food Innovation Lab)
Email: jenrod@udel.edu

Melinda Shaw
UDairy Creamery Director of Operations
Email: mlit@udel.edu

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