Little City Fro-Yo

September 5, 2013 9:19 AM1 comment

Two square miles.

Four frozen yogurt shops.

If those numbers aren’t astounding enough, then consider this: All of these self-serve fro-yo spots opened in The Little City in the past nine months.

Sweet Frog in the Spectrum complex kicked things off last December with its opening, followed by Zinga! in the Falls Plaza Shopping Center and Orange Monkey in West End Plaza in June, offering cool treats just as the summer months were heating up. Last month Tutti Frutti joined the bunch, setting up shop in the former home of Natalia’s Elegant Creations.

With so many to choose from, it’s important to know how these local yogurt shops stack up. The News-Press stopped by each spot to get the scoop, pun intended, on all the players in Falls Church’s sudden frozen yogurt craze.

 

328yogurtmonkey1Orange Monkey

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1075 West Broad St. • 703-534-0735 • frozenyogurtfallschurch.com

Price: $0.45 per ounce • # of Flavors: 14


Flavors Available
: Toasted Marshmallow, Salted Caramel, Watermelon, Strawberry, Coconut, Chocolate, Mango Tango, Original Tart, Red Velvet, Cappuccino, Vanilla, Cookies and Cream, Cake Batter, Blueberry

Toppings: 50+ including Reese’s Puffs, Piroutettes, Sno-caps, and chocolate-covered pretzels

Plain Yogurt Taste: Slightly more sweet than tart • Plain Yogurt Texture: Much more creamy than icy

328yogurtfrog1Sweet Frog

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444 West Broad St. • 703-992-0095 • sweetfrogyogurt.com

Price: $0.45 per ounce • # of Flavors: 14

Flavors Available: Original Tart, Mango, Cake Batter, Cookies and Cream, Strawberry, New York Cheesecake, Thin Mint Cookie, Georgia Peach, Chocolate, Vanilla, Sweet Coconut, Raspberry Pomegranate (sorbet), Cappuccino, Milky Way

Toppings: 60+ including honeydew melon, toasted marshmallow bar, fizzy strawberry, and Mike and Ikes

Plain Yogurt Taste: More sweet than tart

Plain Yogurt Texture: More creamy than icy

328yogurttutti1Tutti Frutti

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230 West Broad St. • 703-532-0389 • tfyogurt.com

Price: $0.45 per ounce • # of Flavors: 10


Flavors Available
: TF Tart, Pineapple, Peach (sorbet), Soy Bean, Mango, Strawberry Field, Vanilla, Chocolate, Royal Red Velvet, Cookies and Cream

Toppings: 50+ including passion fruit boba, green apple coconut boba, peach gummy rings, and Chex

Plain Yogurt Taste: More sweet than tart

Plain Yogurt Texture: More icy than creamy

 

328yogurtzinga1Zinga!

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1106-A West Broad St. • 703-533-2323 • facebook.com/ZingaFC

Price: $0.54 per ounce • # of Flavors: 12

Flavors Available: Valencia Orange (sorbet), Pacific Coast Tart, Root Beer, Pistachio, Greek Powerberry, Birthday Cake, Café au Lait, Good Ol’ Peanut Butter, Salted Caramel Pretzel, Cookies and Cream, French Vanilla, Triple Chocolate

Toppings: 50+ including Craisins, Andes mints, Cinnamon Toast Crunch, and cashews

Plain Yogurt Taste: More sweet than tart

Plain Yogurt Texture: Slightly more creamy than icy

 

 

 

 

  • FourQ

    Fro yo: it’s the new cupcakes.

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