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Fresh Gourmet Ice Cream

locally sourced × crafted with love


Since 1984 Tyler's Gourmet Ice Cream has made it's name by serving up gourmet old fashion ice cream made fresh on the premises daily and guaranteeing quality and freshness in every bite.

Photos by Emily White


Tyler's was founded in 1984 by Larry and the late Geri Tyler. Their vision was to provide the best tasting and freshest ice cream available, anywhere. That vision is still the keystone to Tyler's operation today. Larry is still a respected adviser and welcomed guest to Tyler's.

Ice cream aficionado Rob Alderson prepares the finest gourmet ice cream several days each week. Each batch is hand made in small five gallon quantities to ensure distinct taste and freshness. Over three hundred flavors have been created since the founding of Tyler's. We are always in the process of improving and creating new ice cream flavors.

Tyler's is family owned and operated. Rob and Laura Alderson have taken the Tyler's vision and love of the business to heart. They bring a work ethic and business passion learn from their youth. They enjoy the family devotion and community spirit of the Cortisian area.

Tyler's goal and mission is to work with and promote local businesses and organizations, supporting many sports teams and charities throughout our community.

Tyler's is located in Historical Cortez Village. Our history goes back to the early foundations of our country. Many hard working fishermen and women have toiled and given their lives to supply our nation with quality and fresh fish products. You will be delighted to learn more about our history by visiting our Historic Cortez Maritime Museum



(941) 794–5333
(941) 243-3841



5917 Manatee Ave. W.
Bradenton, FL 34209

11904 Cortez RD. W.
Cortez, FL 34215



M–Th 1p–9p
F–Sa 12p–10p
Su 12p–9p

Where To Buy Tyler's Ice Cream

Tyler's Gourmet Ice Cream
Manatee Location


Tyler's Gourmet Ice Cream
Cortez Location


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