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Crave Ice Cream

5 Spring Hill | The Ventnorian, Ventnor PO38 1PE, England
+44 1983 472143
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  • Excellent94%
  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
5 Spring Hill | The Ventnorian, Ventnor PO38 1PE, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was the first time my husdand of nearly 50 years has joined me in a holiday ice cream. The selection was so tempting.

Thank mary t
Reviewed 3 days ago

Absolutely wonderful choice of quality unique ice creams. .. so scrummy. Again on our annual visit had to call in TWICE, the first time we had tubs as was so busy we were unable to sit in, the second time we went just after they...More

Thank bfclayton
Reviewed 3 days ago

Well-worth it to visit Craves and sample their super ice cream, different flavours every day it would seem. Very friendly and helpful. A great find.

Thank Jeremy W
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you are in the vicinity of Ventnor you have to seek out Crave ice cream. There are normal flavours like vanilla and chocolate and on the day we visited, more adventurous flavours like raspberry cheesecake and 'mermaid'. Its a small shop and usually very...More

Thank markg02015
Reviewed 5 days ago

just up the hill from the car park you will find an ice cream parlour with the most amazing flavours! Had to queue for a while as it was so busy, but it was so worth it. Great staff and super service. The free tasters...More

Thank Maps812517
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Most amazing ice cream. Would highly recommend a visit here if you are on the Island. Different flavours everyday. We went two days running and would have gone for a third day but sadly they are closed Monday's and Tuesday's to make up all the...More

Thank Missmole123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a lovely place and the ice cream is fab. You can try as many as you want till you find the one ... or two maybe even three... My favourite was the lime ice cream, yum yum. Just make sure you find out...More

Thank Yen365
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was recommended this by a friend before coming to the Isle of Wight so was definitely on my list before I left. We popped in late one afternoon 8 of us. Really accommodating asking if we wanted to sample any flavours, tried the carrot...More

Thank Java0627
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

some good flavours, and great that they let you try - but not all of the ice cream flavours were great - and the texture was not as good as some ice creams. but a good place

Thank Trek786696
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My mum and I happened to stumble upon this place whilst walking back to our hotel. There was a queue outside and at first we walked past the shop but I decided to peer through the window and realised that it was an ice cream...More

Thank Cupcake_queen78
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Reuben W
26 August 2018|
Response from Ian B | Reviewed this property |
Tripadvisor gave them the award based on customer reviews, and this was covered extensively in tradition and social media. I haven’t been to every ice cream parlour in the UK, so I can’t say definitively, but as a visitor I... More
26 February 2017|
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Response from TracyatCrave | Property representative |
Hi , it's Tracy from Crave here, thanks for your enquiry. We have a huge range of flavours in dairy free, we always have at least one on offer, but sometimes as many as six! We are always happy to take requests for flavours... More
5 August 2015|
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Response from TracyatCrave | Property representative |
We only add nuts to some of our scoop ice creams and there are many that are nut free. You may have to consider that all of our pans of scoop ice cream are all stored together in the same freezers. An alternative is our... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Spring Hill | The Ventnorian, Ventnor PO38 1PE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Ventnor
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 472143
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Fourteen ever changing imaginative flavours of scooped ice cream.Made on the premises daily. Many of the ice creams available are gluten free and excellent gf rice flour cones too. Dairy free ice creams are always available, one to four flavours daily, suitable for lactose intolerants, vegetarians and vegans. Amazing sundaes available in cones or dishes Coffee, tea, cakes and pastries too
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