With a variety of ice cream places across Singapore and hundreds of flavours to choose from, it’s always hard to narrow down the best place. Fear not, we’ve rounded up our top 10 favourite ice cream shops in Singapore.
1. Swirl Go
Located at EAST EIGHT next to Footlocker, this delicious new ice cream shop will send your tastebuds on an adventure. They sell Singapore’s first-ever chunky swirl soft serve ice cream. Customers select from a wide variety of mix-ins, from cookies to cakes, and a gelato, to blend together in a DIY ice cream machine that creates drooling chunky swirls. Highlights include Salted Caramel Crunch, Ferrero Rocher Crunch and Gula Melaka, to name a few.
📍East Eight, 277 Orchard Road, Orchard Gateway, Singapore
Enjoy simple and humble ice cream flavours on rotation from this brand. Think the likes of Lavender, Caramelised Strawberry, Black Forest for Christmas, Black Sesame, to name a few. Why not add some waffles to your order or take home a tub for movie night?
📍 Various Locations
3. Tom’s Palette
This 5-star reviewed ice cream parlour is no stranger to Singaporeans. With a motto ‘anything but ordinary’ you can expect the greatest inventions to cool you down. Some unique crowd-pleasing flavours include Salted Caramel Cheesecake, Rum & Raisin and Salted Egg Yolk, to name a few. Plus, you need to try a Teaffogato, which is ice cream, a brown sugar blondie and cold brewed tea mixed together.
📍51 Middle Rd, #01-01, Singapore 188959
This café takes dessert-making to the next level. With plenty of inhouse gelato flavours, they are known for iconic creations by pairing gelato with signature handcrafted waffles, tarts and brownies. Play it safe with flavours like Chocolate Mint or Dark Chocolate Truffle. Alternatively, go wild seasonal creations like Roasted Pumpkin with almonds.
📍 2 Jalan Bukit Merah, #01-5142 Located beside 7-Eleven and frontage, Singapore 150002
5. Kind Kones
This vegan joint is a godsend for people on all types of diets. Indulge in this ice cream while still being good to your body. They cater for dairy-free, gluten-free, sugar-free and most other restricted diets. And, despite being vegan, the ice cream has a pleasurable taste. Think Avocado Coconut, Strawberry and chocolate and much more goodness.
📍 B1-27, Forum The Shopping Mall, 583 Orchard Rd, Singapore 238884
6. Dopa Dopa Creamery
This innovative spot offers a large selection of unique ice cream fixes. Every season new flavours appear such as Matcha Cheesecake, Pistachio and plenty more. Additionally, you can try out bizarre inventions like flaky hot croissants with a choice of ice cream. Certainly, you’ll be cooled down and have got your dough fix at the same time.
📍 29 South Bridge Rd, #01-01, Singapore 058665
7. Smitten Ice Cream Bar
This halal-certified gelato shop will give you the daily dose of happiness you need on a long, hot day. Treat yourself to an excellent selection of flavours, from Hazelnut Cookie Dough, Strawberry Cheesecake, Peanut Butter Mud Pie and plenty more. Pair your ice cream with tasty waffles submerged in chocolate sauces for the most pleasurable experience.
📍 348 Bedok Rd, 01-11, Singapore 469560
8. Mrs. Plumps
Arguably, this dessert spot caters the healthiest ice cream pints in Singapore so you can avoid feeling guilty after treating yourself. Their gelato is infused with natural and superfood ingredients that are totally satisfying. With an ever-changing menu, expect flavours like Acai Berry, Strawberry Yoghurt and Mint Chocolate Kale.
📍 20 Upper Pickering St, Singapore 058284
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9. Birds Of Paradise Gelato Boutique
If you are looking for something rare and unique, this laid-back spot serves botanical-inspired flavours that taste like bliss on your tongue. Highlights include Midnight Gianduja, a dark smooth and nutty chocolate texture while Lychee Raspberry is sweet floral and fruity and Spiced Pear is woody and fresh.
📍 63 E Coast Rd, #01-05, Singapore 428776
10. Sunday Folks
With one of the world’s best desserts, you know you’ll be treated to good stuff. Known for delicious soft-serve ice cream atop waffles or cones, dreamy parfait combos in glasses and pints of gelato like Ferrero Rocky Road…you’ll be spoilt for choice.
📍 44 Jln Merah Saga, #01-52 Chip Bee Gardens, Singapore 278116