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“Yum Yum Yum!”
Review of Crave Ice Cream

Crave Ice Cream
Ranked #1 of 3 Dessert in Ventnor
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: £2 - £10
Description: Twenty four ever changing imaginative flavours of scooped ice cream. Made on the premises daily. Many of our ice creams are gluten free and Vegan/dairy free ice creams are always available, up to four flavours daily, suitable for lactose intolerants, vegetarians and vegans. Coffee, tea, cold drinks and thick shakes too
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Description: Twenty four ever changing imaginative flavours of scooped ice cream. Made on the premises daily. Many of our ice creams are gluten free and Vegan/dairy free ice creams are always available, up to four flavours daily, suitable for lactose intolerants, vegetarians and vegans. Coffee, tea, cold drinks and thick shakes too
Reviewed 7 April 2024

OMG! The ice cream is just amazing! Different choices of flavours - none of the bog standard ones. It was a very difficult to choose which ones to have!
The staff are lovely and very very helpful. Don't get tired with the any amount of tasters you ask of them!
Go earlier in the day or you might miss out on the more popular flavours as they can run out!
On the last day, we had ice cream for breakfast as we didn't want to miss out on any opportunity of having their ice-cream!

Date of visit: April 2024
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Thank Seema R
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Tracy Holbrook, Owner at Crave Ice Cream, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2024

Thank you so much, both for your super review and your many visits, it was a pleasure meeting you all!

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Reviewed 1 April 2024 via mobile

Wow our favourite ice cream shop on the island we look forward to visiting them several times on our visit to the island
Very good value for money plenty of choices very friendly staff who make u welcome a must visit

Date of visit: April 2024
Thank Andrewhargreaves
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Tracy Holbrook, Owner at Crave Ice Cream, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2024

That’s so lovely to hear.
Thank you very much!

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Reviewed 4 November 2023 via mobile

I visited my boyfriend on the IOW for a week in late October and specifically went to this ice cream shop in Ventnor as they had so many unusual flavours on offer. My boyfriend is a type one diabetic, so he couldn't have anything, but he wasn't too worried about me having some, which was very sweet of him. I didn't opt for any unusual flavours or combination of scoops on this occasion, but went for plain and simple mint choc chip, as I love minty things! Very nice ice cream, and the guy who served me was very generous with his scoop portions, which I appreciate. I can't stand paying a lot for ice cream and then receiving so little in terms of how much ice cream you get per scoop! When I visit my boyfriend again in 2024, I would definitely wish to come here during the summer and come back here to try more flavours.

Date of visit: October 2023
Thank Emma R
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Tracy Holbrook, Owner at Crave Ice Cream, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2023

Thank you very much, that’s great to hear!
If you would like to contact us before you return we can make some zero sugar ice cream for him, we need just a little notice

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Reviewed 19 September 2023

Made a special stop on our IOW holiday purely to visit this ice cream parlour.

It was further away from the seafront and other shops than I expected but worth the find.

A chalkboard outside listed a huge range of interesting flavours, which we were able to peruse whilst waiting in line (there was a queue to be served). The only fear was them running out of your choice, when you got to the counter.

Scoops of sticky ginger cake and caramel chocolate later we sat in the little park area adjacent and happily munched away!

Date of visit: August 2023
Thank fluffievelluto
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Tracy Holbrook, Owner at Crave Ice Cream, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2023

We love this! Thank you for finding us!

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Reviewed 18 September 2023 via mobile

This ice-cream parlour was recommended to us by the proprietoress of Westbury Lodge in Shanklin, and it undoubtedly does the best homemade ice-cream in Ventnor. One scoop of lemon, and one scoop of kiwi & lime, all in a gluten-free cone - absolutely delicious. 😋😋😋😋

Date of visit: September 2023
Thank HelenMHolman
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