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Ideal Ice Cream Parlour

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NH-17, Kottara Chowki, Mangalore 575 001, India
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Bengaluru, India
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72 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

When ever I Visit Mangalore, I visit Ideal Ice cream Parlour. To begin with I start with Gadbad, which is trademark menu of Ideal. Quite value for money and variety of ice creams., Quick service is added positives

Thank prashcool
Bengaluru, India
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36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Ideal ice cream is pretty popular in Mangalore. The parlour in Hampankatte is well made. The famous "Gadbad" ice cream of Dakshina Kannada District is available here and it was good. The only problem I faced was that there is no parking place for even one car.

Thank 324MNRao
Kannur, India
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A home out of ur home feeling.especially all south Indian break fast items.wide variety of dosaz ,hot puris ,idli,vada sambar available.other north Indian special China battura and chat items are very tasty.kids special VB menus - sandwich,manjoorians ,fried rice ,pulav

Thank rangu_pajju
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Both pabbas and ideal ice cream have the same menu. I think they both are the same operating in different names. Wide variety of icrecreams.and reasonably priced too. Must visit if you are in Mangalore

Thank GopiPrashanth
Mangalore, India
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A well equipped, well designed, good location and especially very delicious variety of ice creams on affordable prices without barriers of poor or rich all throng to this place and satisfy their taste buds

Thank StanleyDCosta
Mangalore, India
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6 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ideal ice cream was born in Mangalore and has become a household name over the past 40+ years. The ice creams are too good and has a variety of combinations to choose from. They are really pocket friendly too. It has become a custom for Mangaloreans to take their guests or family to ideal ice cream parlours atleast once in... More 

Thank Sankar8588
Mangalore, India
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best ice cream parlor in Mangalore No multinational or anybody came near to the ideal ice cream Tastier ice cream lots of variety gudbud is famous but I like dilkush piremus very good all the ice cream are tastier Good place to visit with family and friends Very good service friendly staff with smiles on their face Must visit... More 

Thank suchha77
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175 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The first parlour located near the wenlock hospital city centre in a small gully which still exists from our student times. During the recent visit found that they have branched out but they still maintain the same quality and quantity . Fantastic ice creams, a must have when you arfe in mangalore. Try out their GADBAD AND PARFAIT, their signature... More 

Thank Aravind A
Southampton, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

It was a great refresher after shop around for long time, it's in perfect place as it is very close to shopping places.

Thank zhq030209
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

You will get awesome and delicious ice creams. A perfect place to have Ice creams 100℅ veg ice creams

Thank Naresh1192

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: NH-17, Kottara Chowki, Mangalore 575 001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Karnataka  >  Mangalore
  • Phone Number: +(91)-(824)-2455515/2440396

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?