Top Milkshakes In Houston

October 30, 2013 7:00 AM

Burgers, fries and a milkshake are one of this country’s classic and most favorite combinations. All over Houston are diners that bring these dishes to life in unique, creative and delightful ways that no one else can top. Grab your family and friends and get ready to eat your way through Houston’s best milkshakes.

59 Diner
3801 Farnham St.
Houston, TX 77098
(713) 523-2333

Step back into the 1950s, where the burgers and milkshakes were homemade and hanging out with your friends at the diner was how you spent Friday nights. The 59 Diner continues to make homemade burgers and fries to go along with its scrumptious milkshakes. Try any of the shakes for less than $4. The flavors include hot fudge, chocolate, vanilla, strawberry, pineapple and butterscotch.

Avalon Diner
12810 S.W. Freeway
Stafford, TX 77477
(281) 240-0213

Avalon Diner has been serving the Houston area some of the most delicious and unique milkshakes since 1938. Start with the classic three scoops of ice cream milkshake with flavors like chocolate, vanilla, strawberry, banana, white chocolate, peppermint, praline, almond roca or amaretto. You can also order from the deluxe milkshake list. Flavors include Oreo cookie, peppermint patty, mocha, peanut butter and chocolate and the 21st century Elvis shake, a peanut butter bar and banana shake. Complement your milkshake with any burger or the chicken fried steak dinners.

The Chocolate Bar
2521 University Blvd.
Houston, TX 77005
(713) 520-8888

Milkshakes are as original at The Chocolate Bar as the ice cream. Here you can choose from any of the homemade ice cream flavors for your milkshake or if you are feeling a little adventurous, several different flavors. You can choose from flavors like cool de menthe, chocolate malt, brownie supreme, night and day, nutter butter, orange surprise, chocolate banana pudding, double shot espresso, candylicious junkyard, lemon velvet and let’s go Oreo. Then topped with whipped cream, you can take your milkshake to go or enjoy the comforts of The Chocolate Bar until late in the evening. This is a great choice for hanging out with friends or your sweetie.

Two M’s Malt N Burger Mart
2014 Ave. H
Rosenberg, TX 77471
(281) 232-6501

A local favorite among Richmond/Rosenburg residents, Two M’s Malt N Burger Mart has been serving locals since 1963. Burgers, fries and shakes are the specialty. Don’t forget to also try the country fried steak and seafood. The milkshakes are creamy, delicious and you can’t go wrong with any of the flavors. Whether you order an individual dinner or the family special with your milkshake, you will not be disappointed. It’s easy to see why residents keep coming back to Two M’s.

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Jerry Built Burgers
3501 W. Holcombe Blvd.
Houston, TX 77025
(713) 664-2874

Jerry Built Burgers is home to some of the most delicious burgers and homemade milkshakes in Houston. Made from Texas’ very own Bluebell Ice Cream, the milkshakes are creamy and full of the flavors you love. You can choose from a wide variety of flavors, with a special flavor of the month appearing in the summer. Be sure to try any of the burgers, sweet potato fries, mac ‘n cheese or the other Blue Bell ice cream favorites at Jerry Built Burgers.

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Kelli Kelly is a freelance writer who resides in Houston, Texas. Discovering how to make recipes family friendly, healthy, and quick using ingredients that can usually be found in your pantry already is a passion of Kelli’s. She also helps to teach children’s cooking/baking classes and parties. Her work can be found at