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La Cigale

14 Scott Street | Chelsea, Chelsea, Quebec J9B 1R5, Canada
+1 819-827-6060
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good24%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (54 reviews)
“sorbet” (13 reviews)
“waffle cone” (5 reviews)
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14 Scott Street | Chelsea, Chelsea, Quebec J9B 1R5, Canada
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Great ice cream and lots of unique flavours! So hard to choose 1. You can ask to try a few but you really can't go wrong.

Thank Jessica P
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The best ice cream around...and a wonderful garden to sit and enjoy your treat. Great after a hike, run, or cycle in the Park.

Thank kikwiki
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I just posted my review of Moma Theresa in Chelsea and now I have to say that once supper is done drive 1 minute and go have the best ice cream at this place. Home made everything and you can even buy their products for...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

What a cute place ! The staff was helpful and friendly. We got to sample several flavors of homemade ice cream. Decided on the lemon and cassis. The waffle cone was nice too. It was memorable !

Thank Laurie T
Reviewed 27 August 2017

If you're in the area, worth hitting for some good ice cream. Great selection of unique flavours. Was it the best I have ever had - probably not. Would I drive from Ottawa only for the ice cream? - Probably not. If I'm in Chelsea...More

Thank chrisin0ttawa
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Stopped in for some ice cream and was pleasantly surprised with how delicious the ice cream was. Loads of selections to choose from.

Thank sburr2017
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This was my first visit to Cigale, so by no means is this a comprehensive review... I tried the chocolate-hazelnut and the "mega mint oreo" (probably not the smartest combo in the first place!). The choc-hazelnut was so delicious - creamy and perfect chocolate hazelnut...More

Thank Cat C
Chris K, Owner at La Cigale, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We always appreciate hearing from our customers ... Yes our Mega Mint is extremely minty. I'm very sorry you didn't enjoy it. We do, however make another mint flavour - Chocolate Mint using...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

We came here after spending a day hiking in Gatineau Park. Their ice cream is probably the best ice cream I have ever had. I had the chocolate hazelnut scoop and a banana skor walnut scoop. Soooo yummy! They also have a cute seating area...More

Thank veRONIca1357
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Perfect place lounge for an ice cream. Relaxing chairs around. Just simple and sweet. Enjoy and afternoon treat at this special place.

Thank jon-ottawa2013
Reviewed 23 July 2017

I always recommend this place to people. The ice cream is amazing (banana walnut skor is my faaaave) and the garden area is so relaxing and pretty. Definitely worth a visit!

Thank Nadia N
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$3 - US$7
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Scott Street | Chelsea, Chelsea, Quebec J9B 1R5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Outaouais Region  >  Chelsea
  • Phone Number: +1 819-827-6060
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Best homemade ice cream around! Right across the street from the Gatineau Park Visitor's Centre. 15 mins north of Ottawa
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