Most Likely to Feel like a Time Warp The ice cream parlor and soda fountain is a deco dreamland, where nostalgic decor and vintage finds set the tone for retro indulgence. Perch on a swiveling stool and slurp mixologist Russell Davis’s nonalcoholic sodas, shakes, and floats. The Ice Cream Bar and Soda Fountain, 815 Cole Street, San Francisco (415-742-4932 or theicecreambarsf.com).
Sloan's ice cream, West Palm Beach. Off the island, but nearby. The most whimsical ice cream shop you'll find anywhere. Brings feelings of nostalgia for what you thought an ice cream shop was suppose to be.