Fairfax Scoop 63 Broadway Blvd, Fairfax, CA94930 Fairfax Scoop is a tiny venue that ranks as one of Fairfax's all-time favorite ice cream shops. On a hot day the line…More for ice cream can stretch for several blocks. It makes 140 flavors, but serves only eight at a time; chocolate, strawberry, vanilla and vanilla honey lavender are permanent flavors. Other flavors that might show up on a menu that changes each day includes chai spice, maple walnut and cinn-a-whirl. It uses organic and often local ingredients and waffle cones are baked fresh daily.
Fairfax Variety 61 Broadway Blvd, Fairfax, CA94930 Fairfax Variety is one of the last five-and-dime stores in the area. This shop's shelves are filled with a…More colorful collection of fun hats, tee-shirts and other clothing, games, toys, craft materials, greeting cards, stationery, party supplies, hair brushes, body lotion and more. Most everything in the store is surprisingly inexpensive, with candy starting at just a penny. The friendly proprietor, Polly Knox, is on hand to answer questions and can dish on other local shops worth visiting, such as the popular ice cream parlor Fairfax Scoop, which is right next door.