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The Bent Spoon

35 Palmer Sq W, Princeton, NJ 08542-3711
+1 609-924-2368
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sorbet” (49 reviews)
“ice cream” (232 reviews)
“gelato” (38 reviews)
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35 Palmer Sq W, Princeton, NJ 08542-3711
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a small little shop where they make the ice cream by hand; you can see them working on it in the back kitchen. The flavors are definitely unique; there are some that I haven't seen in other ice cream shops before. I got...More

Thank Hannah M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small joint with great ice cream served. Quite crowded at times but service good. Only negative is acceptance of cash only. Cards not accepted.

Thank kvsmohan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family enjoyed the unique variety of flavors at this popular ice cream shop. A great stop after dinner.

Thank GMasc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bent Spoon is a rare food establishment that makes its ice cream with pure, natural ingredients and this effort is reflected in the taste and texture of the wonderful treats. They also experiment with unusual ingredient combinations. The results are spectacular. This place is definitely...More

Thank laurie169
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Locally made and perfectly proportioned, Bent Spoon offers classic and inventive flavors. Worth the wait! PS - add a mini cupcake to your order and you wont be sorry!

Thank twdart
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

TheBent spoon has really, really good ice cream, or so I am told by everyone who has tried it. I cannot eat ice cream, but i can eat sorbet, and their sorbet is spectacular. I have recently tried both the coconut and chocolate mint sorbets...More

Thank Boleskine2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great ice cream!! Seasonal varieties with unique flavors. Farm to table model. Expensive though, even for Princeton.

Thank MCougars
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ice cream is fresh and delicious, but it is very pricey, even for Princeton. As good as the ice cream is, there are plenty of great ice cream places in Princeton that offer a better value.

Thank VacanowNj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

hard to get in, you always see people waiting. But worth every minute of it. Ice creams are just fantastic. Some of the flavours, very new and refreshing. A must visit if you are in the area.

Thank npdvja
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We walked up to Bent Spoon after dinner on a weekend. I've never stood in such a long queue ever for fetching an ice-cream. But the wait was worth it and the lemon- raspberry was so delicious ! There's something very special about the way...More

Thank Raghuraman C
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Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Cash Only
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Palmer Sq W, Princeton, NJ 08542-3711
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-924-2368
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small batch, crafted ice cream & sorbet from scratch using seasonal, local & organic ingredients.
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