There are plenty of ice cream cafes in Singapore offering unique and delicious flavors. From traditional favorites to innovative creations, there is something for every ice cream lover to indulge in. Here are some of our recommendations just for you!
Image Credits: Lickers on Instagram
Lickers is a popular ice cream brand in Singapore that offers a wide range of unique and delicious flavors. Some crowd favorites include Honeycomb, Oolong Lavender and Yakult Oreo. The Honeycomb ice cream flavor is a creamy and sweet treat that features honeycomb toffees mixed in. Oolong Lavender has intense lavender flavors with a slight tinge of oolong aftertaste. Yakult Oreo is a very nice twist with a milky and refreshing taste. We highly recommend adding waffles to your order as the combination of the ice cream and waffles is simply heavenly.
Location: 124 Hougang Ave 1, #01-1446, Singapore 530124
Opening Hours: 1 pm–2 am (Tues - Thurs), 12pm - 2am (Fri - Sun)
Image Credits: Apiary on Instagram
Apiary in Singapore is renowned for its interesting, rich and creamy ice cream flavors. Other than the classic flavors, the stand-outs are the Blue Milk and Sicilian Pistachio. The popular blue milk flavor is created using a creamy milk base that is infused with blue pea flowers topped with a pinch of pink Himalayan salt. Pistachio ice cream has a unique and distinct flavor profile that is nutty, slightly sweet, and creamy. We highly recommend Apiary if you are looking for quality and interesting ice cream flavors!
Location: 84 Neil Rd, Singapore 088844
Tel: +65 6493 7273
Opening Hours: 12pm – 10pm (Sun – Thurs), 12pm – 11pm (Fri – Sat)
3. Burnt Cones
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Burnt Cones are known for their signature bittersweet crispy cones and smoked waffles, complemented with creamy gelato and refreshing sorbets. Their go-to ice cream flavors include ube and strawberry basil. Ube-flavored gelato tastes nutty, rich and earthy, a delight for those who enjoy the flavor of yam. Strawberry basil definitely came as a surprise, with a fruity and tropical taste, just right for the hot weather! Do pair the ice cream with the cones or waffles to indulge in the bittersweet combination.
Location: 105 Clementi Street 12, #01-02, Singapore 120105
Opening Hours: 11am – 12am (Mon – Fri), 9am – 12am (Sat – Sun)
4. Birds of Paradise Gelato Boutique
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This Michelin Recommended gelato produced by Birds of Paradise takes inspiration from the natural flavors of botanicals. Interesting flavors include White Chrysanthemum and Sea-Salt Hojicha. With cacao nibs sprinkled over chrysanthemum florets, this floral infusion is delicate and sweet. If you prefer something more savory and earthy flavors, do go for the Sea-Salt Hojicha! There are also many other unique flavors for you to try!
Location: 53 Craig Rd, #01-01, Singapore 089691
Tel: +65 9823 4091
Opening Hours: 12pm – 10pm
5. Dopa Dopa Creamery
Image Credits: Dopa Dopa Creamery on Instagram
Get the best of both worlds with Dopa Dopa’s creamy gelato and freshly-baked flaky croissants! You won’t go wrong choosing their signature flavors such as Roasted Pistachio and Coconut Pandan with Gula Melaka. Roasted Pistachio is a bold, nutty and earthy flavor while Coconut Pandan is milky and creamy. If you are a fan of intense, creamy and rich flavors, their gelato is to die for!
Location: 29 South Bridge Rd, #01-01, Singapore 058665
Tel: +65 6535 3539
Opening Hours: 12pm – 10pm (Sun - Thurs), 12pm - 10.30pm (Fri - Sat)