Bright Ice, a popular small batch ice cream concept, opens at Marriott Water Street

scoop of ice cream in a waffle cone, and a scoop of ice cream in a cup with cinnamon buns

Bright Ice is a small batch ice cream concept that is highly regarded in both St. Petersburg and Pinellas Park, the shop is now debuting on the ground floor of the new Marriott Water Street.

Bright Ice announced that its anticipated Tampa location at 505 Water Street is open as of Saturday, May 1. You can visit the ice cream shop 7 days a week from 11am-10pm. Is there a better way to kick off a new month?


Bright Ice brings premium small batch scoops to Tampa

In addition to super premium small batch ice cream, Bright Ice serves up espresso-based drinks, ice cream sandwiches and pastries.

Famed items from Bright Ice include the small batch ice cream affogato, orangecicle with caramel ribbons, roasted strawberries with cinnamon, pineapple with brown butter and pecans, and espresso with Kahlua,

Visitors can also enjoy gooey brownies, giant blondies, and lemon & white chocolate bars. This ice cream spot is a sanctuary for your sweet tooth. As we move closer and closer to the hot summer months in Florida, Bright Ice’s expansion will feel all the more essential.

The third location in Tampa Bay for the ice cream shop

You can browse Bright Ice’s entire menu on its website. Follow Bright Ice on Facebook and Instagram for frequent seasonal flavor updates.

Owners Steve Garrahan and Kurt Drake opened Bright Ice nearly two years ago at 3701 5th Ave. North in St. Petersburg. You can order online in advance for easy curbside pickup.


Bright Ice’s second location in Pinellas Park has become an instant hit with the community.

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