Huupkens IJs

Authentic since 1941. Who in Weert and surroundings thinks of delicious ice cream, thinks of Huupkens IJs. For 80 years you will find the locals here. Huupkens IJs is a concept. Huupkens IJs is tradition. Huupkens IJs is family. Huupkens IJs is Winner of the Golden Ice Patel 2019. Huupkens IJs is the oldest Best Ice Cream Parlor of the Netherlands.

Anyone in Limburg who thinks of delicious IJs, thinks of Huupkens IJs. Here, the 3rd generation of the Koppen family sells their homemade artisanal IJs. According to the original Huupkens recipes. The long standing ice cream parlor of the Netherlands with the title Best Ice Cream Parlor of the Netherlands. We are proud of our business, proud of our artisanal ice cream that is made daily with love by ice cream master Wil in our ice cream laboratory. When you see Wil preparing ice cream you can see that he is not just someone who happened to come across an ice cream spatula. He has been doing this for a very long time. Ice Master Wil knows how to enrich his Ice Creams with his energy, his passion. Ice cream is his life. The many awards prove this once again: Best Ice Cream Parlor of the Netherlands, Winner of the Golden Ice Cream Patella of the Netherlands, Winner of the Creativity Award of the Netherlands, Winner of the cosiest store of Weert.

The transition from generation to generation is part of the long history of Huupkens IJs. Huupkens IJs is a story about family. There are customers who first came in in a stroller and are now parents or grandparents and bring their children and grandchildren. There are customers who lived in Weert in their youth and have now moved elsewhere in the Netherlands or abroad. They also think it is fantastic that Huupkens IJs has been there for 80 years. To relive their beautiful tasty memories, still at Huupkens IJs. And walking out with the same wów smile as before. Such a big compliment for us!

I would like to see you in my paradIJsje! See you soon at Huupkens IJs. Made with love.  


Contact and location

Huupkens IJs, Winnaar Gouden IJsspatel van Nederland 2019!
Biest 44
6001 AR


In corona time we use the opening hours according to government guidelines. These may differ from our normal opening hours.

April 2021 12.00 - 21.00 hrs.

Normal opening hours:
March and September 12.00 - 21.00 hours
April through August 12 p.m. - 10 p.m.
October 14.00 - 20.00 hours