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Shop 12 L 1 168 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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10:00 - 00:00
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Fri 10:00 - 01:00
Sat - Thu 10:00 - 00:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

Loved this place. I would recommend the crepes they were yummy but not sickly sweet. The prices are pretty responsible considering the size of the servings.

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Thank Madeline T
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

I hve been to this dessert heaven before and i keep going back with every traveller who visits me! Great ice cream, amazing flavours and the waffles Yum! We ordered the chocolate lush and the cookies monster... so much sugar! But so good, just need slightly more comfortable chairs but then we'd probably never leave!

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Thank Ninz121
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2015 via mobile

Hands down best dessert bar in Melbourne! Fantastic food, friendly staff and well priced! I left a very full and happy man!

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Thank Donza85
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

Great western and asian inspired ice cream combination. As I am lactose intolerant, I really enjoyed their traffic lights drinks with sorbet!

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Thank LC888
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2015

Waffles were good, wide range of flavours, it was a bit expensive though, the milkshake was just OK, note it's cash only!

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Thank 8pugs
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2015

Popped in here for dessert on a Friday night, when they are open till 1am. Service was polite, nothing special, but I was offered the option of a menu for dining-in, or I could just grab an ice cream and go. They let me try a few flavours before deciding on the Durian flavoured Ice Cream, which indeed tasted like... More 

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Thank robol
Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2014

Absolutley amazing menu, with pictures so you can see the amazing creations you are purchasing. Huge variety. There was only one toilet which was not easy to find, tucked away near a store room

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Thank Teh_Jules
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2014

This place is somewhere you really need to try out next time you visit Melbourne, it has the nicest ice cream I have ever tried as well as some very unusual flavours, but I am not that adventurous and had the coconut one with passionfruit sorbet, pure heaven.

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Thank cheryl s
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2014

Best Asian flavoured ice creams here - love the green tea and black sesame combination - always a favourite. Other interesting asian type flavours you won't find anywhere else. Worth a visit everyday in summer!

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Thank groovychickMelbourne
Kew East, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2014 via mobile

Been here many times on many different occasions. It never seems to let me down. They have great staff and the atmosphere is lovely. The menu is filled with so many different scrumptious desserts it's always hard to choose! I definitely recommend trying one of their Crepe dishes!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
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Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 01:00
Saturday
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 12 L 1 168 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Chinatown

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Chinatown
Locals know that Chinatown is the tried and true place to eat before hitting the nightclub scene. The place simply buzzes, and the well-preserved buildings exude a sense of Imperial China stemming from immigration over a century ago. In restaurant after restaurant on Little Bourke Street, you'll find delicious dishes such as sizzling honeyed prawns, and value for your money. Stately matrons oversee family kitchens serving up age-old recipes. The lighting may be unromantic, the patrons loud, and the service no-nonsense, but the food is sensational.
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