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Big Licks

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1187 Argyle Street, Glasgow, Scotland
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
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“ice cream” (55 reviews)
“gelato” (3 reviews)
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1187 Argyle Street, Glasgow, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 97 reviews

Reviewed 4 January 2018

The food we had was not nice and felt it was overpriced for what you got. Not a nice atmosphere inside the shop either.

Thank Nmumba
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Took 20 minutes for 2 coffees ( from a vending type machine ) and 2 ice cream creams . Certainty won’t be back to this dump

Thank Georgekennedy
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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

I visited the new place with family. I ordered cookie dough which was horrible undercooked. Nice atmosphere and staff were ok however the desserts are disappointing

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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Used to be ok- visited the new premises within Skypark. Place was clean and staff friendly, however the desserts were absolutely shocking. Wife ordered a waffle with strawberries and banana, at £6 you would expect a fresh waffle (made via batter in a waffle machine)...More

Thank NKhan786
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Not impressed. Been going to the one at west end for years before it moved to finniston. My ten year old who has always tasted before choosing new flavours asked to taste the salted caramel. Response “we don’t do tasters anymore”. £12 for three ice...More

2  Thank Joolsamoonsa
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Big licks have been open for a while and always been good now they have changed premises to round the corner and it has went downhill FAST!! Took on staff they don't need selling smaller portions at higher prices and waiting 3 times as long!...More

1  Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Great place for ice cream with ranges of flavour. It's a mixed of American and Scottish style desserts. I tried lemon sorbet, a chocolate brownie with coffee ice cream they are okay. They are too sweet especially for lemon sorbet, there is no hint of...More

Thank Nichakarn F
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

I've been going to big licks for years and its my favourite desert shop. I order the chocolate brownie, a scoop of ferrero rocher and vanilla ice cream. Ohhhh... and don't forget the warm Nutella sauce. Amazing! It's moving locations though down the street, so...More

Thank theBOSSED
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing ice-cream of great variety. I'll definitely come back. I recommend the Nutella one. A great place over-all.

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

Had the hot cookie dough with gelato. I had Scottish tablet, boyfriend has raspberry ripple and salted caramel. Great gelato on top of great cookie dough: soft in the middle, full of chocolate chips, and crispy on the edges.

Thank Marissa L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 21:30
Monday
13:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
13:00 - 21:30
Thursday
13:00 - 21:30
Friday
13:00 - 21:30
Saturday
13:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1187 Argyle Street, Glasgow, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
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