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The Shed Ice Cream Parlour & Takeaway

Buckingham St, Arrowtown, New Zealand
442-0282
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (16 reviews)
“burger” (3 reviews)
“new zealand” (2 reviews)
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Fast food, New Zealand
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Buckingham St, Arrowtown, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The food is nothing special, but it is a good value considering the alternatives in Arrowtown. But the ice cream is what makes this little dispensary stand out from the rest. Add in the price and you have one of the best values for great...More

Thank Mitchell O
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Great service, wonderful ice cream! It was our first time trying the famed New Zealand hokey pokey ice cream, and we liked this one so much we bought a tub of hokey pokey ice cream every few days while in NZ. This was by far...More

Thank W F
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Yes Oh Dear, was my first thought when entering this delicacy delight. New Zealand ice cream is something that has to be experienced and this little place certainly hit the spot. Hokey pokey followed by raspberry, followed by vanilla was an experience I/we would encourage...More

Thank archibold1770
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We called by this place for an icecream, saw the sign CASH ONLY and so walked across the road to get cash out at the ATM then went back and got a couple of good ole fashioned hearty scoops of orange choc chip icecream in...More

Thank Found_Lost_Key
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Nice old fashioned range and old fashioned cash ONLY option. Bit of a pest when everyone else takes at least eftpos.

Thank 490peterj
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped for a burger in the sun - fabulous!! What flavour, amazing choice - we both went with the CBA burger and I was so sorry when it was finished. Have already recommended it to other friends. Will be back.

Thank hullson
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Welcomed warmly by the staff and the ice cream was half the price of Patagonia down the hill -so in the real world very welcome

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 5 April 2016

The ice cream we had at the Shed was to die for. So creamy, and so many flavors, I wanted two scoops in each hand. If you like gelato, you will love this ice cream!!

Thank Marzella
Reviewed 26 March 2016

visited arrowtown for the first time and saw this cool looking shack of a place after a bit of time enjoying a opera singer busting cool tunes at street corner and seeing a palm reader ( im a bit cynical to waste 40 bucks though)in...More

Thank caffeineaddict65
Reviewed 25 March 2016

Huge serves of icecream in a cone or cup. Choose from approx 20 flavours, at a very realistic price. Bask in the sun on the town green as you enjoy your individually selected ice-cream flavours .

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Fast food, New Zealand
Meals
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Buckingham St, Arrowtown, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Arrowtown
  • Phone Number: 442-0282
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