Finally, a way to find WORKING McDonald’s ice cream machines — right from your phone! Ice Check will tell you if the machines are UP or DOWN in real-time, using crowd-sourced info from our community of ice cream lovers!

“OMG its genius…A gamechanger!” - Buzzfeed.

As seen on TIME, Good Morning America, the LA Times, INC, Cosmopolitan, Refinery29, LifeHacker, and more! No login required. Just let the GPS locator lead you to the nearest cone, sundae, milkshake, or McFlurry!

Also: bookmark your faves, share your find on social media, and “flip the switch” to update the app for fellow Ice Checkers.

Ice Check is the app for McDonald’s ice cream lovers who are sick and tired of hearing the “machine is down!” Our real-time updates will save you time and energy, leading you to ice cream machines that actually work BEFORE you get on line to order.

Thanks to Ice Check you can KNOW B4 U GO!

At McDonald’s but not craving ice cream? Ask about it anyway! Our community-based system relies on your contributions to the database: so if you see something, say something!


Real-time updates from McDonald’s locations across the world

Update the status of ice cream machines near you

Unlock money-saving deals from participating locations!

What’s New

Version 2.3

McDonald's locations in the UK, Australia, and Canada are now online and ready to be Checked!

Ratings and Reviews

Canberran Dave ,

No Australian stores

Shouldn’t be listed

HeyitsChlo ,


No Australian stores >:( us Aussies like soft serves too when the seagulls don't steal em >:((((((

App Privacy

The developer, Pure Vanity, has not provided details about its privacy practices and handling of data to Apple. For more information, see the developer's privacy policy.

No Details Provided

The developer will be required to provide privacy details when they submit their next app update.


  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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