The Philadelphia-originated treat known as water ice (we New Yorkers know it better as “Italian ice”) is a frozen dessert made at Rita’s (a Philly-based franchise) daily that combines chunks of fresh fruit and ice. Popular flavors include cherry, lemon, and mango. Frozen custard, gelati, and ice cream are also offered. Store hours: Monday to Thursday 12 pm to 9 pm, Friday and Saturday 12 pm to 10 pm, Sunday 12 pm to 9 pm. Additional locations also in Mamaroneck and Yonkers.