See All Ice Cream Scoops

OXO Steel Ice Cream Scoop

*Est. $15
April 2011
by ConsumerSearch
Oxo Steel Ice Cream Scoop

  • Dishwasher safe
  • Useful for portioning other foods
  • Difficult to clean under lever
  • Not functional for softer ice cream

The Oxo Steel Ice Cream Scoop features a thumb-activated lever mechanism that pushes the final scoop off the spoon, eliminating the need to use a finger. The Oxo Steel/Good Grips Ice Cream Scoop can also be used for portioning other foods, such as forming meatballs. Reviews say the Oxo is comfortable for both left- and right-handed users, and unlike most other ice cream scoopers, it's dishwasher-safe. That said, owners say it's tough to clean under the lever, and the lever mechanism doesn't work well on softer ice creams. For an ice cream scoop capable of scooping both hard and soft ice creams, try the Zeroll Original Ice Cream Scoop (*Est. $25) which has a self-warming liquid in the handle for slicing through the hardest of ice creams. provides the best review of the Oxo Steel/Good Grips Ice Cream Scoop, comparing it against three other ice cream scoopers. includes the Oxo in its roundup of the best ice cream scoops, and owners give opinions on

Zeroll Original Ice Cream Scoop
Buy from
New: $21.99 $18.90   
In Stock.
Average Customer Review:  
Where To Buy
OXO SteeL Ice Cream Scoop

 (38 reviews)
Buy new: $11.99   7 New from $11.00

In Stock. Eligible for FREE Super Saver Shipping

Featured StoresStore RatingNotesTotal Price
JCPenneyJCPenney rated 4.30 (7746 reviews)7,746 store reviewsIn Stock. $12.00 rated 1.56 (41 reviews)41 store reviewsIn Stock. $12.99
Sur La TableSur La Table has not yet been reviewed0 store reviewsIn Stock. Free Shipping on orders $59+$12.00

Our Sources


Jane Lear tests four ice cream scoopers, calling the Oxo Steel Ice Cream Scoop "ingenious" for its pop-up lever mechanism, although she notes that she's typically not a fan of ice cream scoops with moveable parts. Lear says that after testing various models, she still prefers the Zeroll Original.

Review: Choosing the Best Ice Cream Scoop, Jane Lear

2. Rachael Ray Magazine tests five ice cream scoopers in this brief review. Pros and cons of each are listed, but little discussion is offered. The Oxo Good Grips Ice Cream Scoop is discussed in this review; editors note that the rubber handle provides a nonslip grip and is comfortable for both left and right handers. They also mention that the Oxo ice cream scoop is dishwasher-safe.

Review: Ice Cream Scoops, Teri Tsang, June 2007


More than 10 owners contribute to an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Reviewers appreciate that the Oxo Steel ice cream scooper can be used for other foods in addition to ice cream, such as for forming meatballs, and several note that it's dishwasher-safe.

Review: Oxo Steel Ice Cream Scoop, Contributors to

Back to top