It is dangerously hot out there. Go get yourself some ice cream.
If you ever meet someone who doesn’t like ice cream, DO NOT TRUST THEM. Perhaps the greatest thing ever in the whole entire world, ice cream is impossible not to love.
We’ve roamed around the city and hand-picked some of the best places that offer you those luscious mouthfuls of awesome.
1. Amadora Gourmet Ice Creams and Sorbets
There’s something magical about the ice cream here.
Located in a discreet corner of Wallace Garden road, it is the only place in the city which boasts of Gourmet Ice creams. They have their home flavours like Maami’s Degree Kaapi and Caramelised white chocolate. Their sorbet’s are a must try! A great place to go to and have a relaxed, peaceful date with the best flavours of ice cream in Chennai!
2. Häagen Dazs
They have recently been named as the ‘Best restaurant in Chennai in the Ice cream and desserts category’. Häagen Dazs have their outlets in Nugambakkam and Velachery Their fondue is a must try if you are a fondue lover! The Banana Caramel Crepes is a crowd pleaser. This fancy ice cream place is sure to scoop you off your feet if you are ready to splurge and mark a special day and want to eat some yummy desserts.
Located on Nugambakkam High Road, this place is a must try if you like Swiss style ice cream. The interiors were re-done a little recently and it serves as a quiet, lovely place to enjoy ice cream with your friends. The ‘Swiss Chocolate’ is a super hit. Swiss chocolate shavings are perfectly blended with rich creamy ice cream upping the whole ice cream eating experience and their ‘Espresso Croquant’ is sure to wake you up!
4. Aavin Parlour
Aavin is in the process of rebranding its ice cream parlours as a place for families and children to hang out. At least 18 of them across the city will soon have space for people to sit and enjoy ice creams and snacks. The newly revamped parlour at Anna Nagar is seeing a lot of crowd come in for creamy ice cream. Known for their thick creamy milk and milk products, they have successfully branched to a competitive business of ice cream making. Just a visit to the store on a hot sunny day is sure to put a smile of your face.
One of the best brands in the ice cream business, Ibaco has more than 30 branches sprinkled all across Chennai. They have some unique flavours and great toppings. Their service is prompt and known for.
6. Cream & Fudge
Cream & Fudge brings to the counter the creamiest of ice creams. You can actually create your own ice cream with a choice of accompaniments like nuts, sauces and fruits, served in a variety of waffle cups and cones. With an extensive menu offering a wide variety of ice creams in all their glorious avatars, choices include Butter Scotch, Belgium Dark Chocolate, Honey Almond, Apple Crumble, Strawberry Shortcake and Chocolate Truffle Sensation which is outstanding. The place is abuzz with people throughout the day. And the service is prompt and exceptional. This place is pure indulgence!
7. Sandy’s Chocolate Laboratory
If decadent chocolate treats haunt you in your dreams, then Sandy’s will give you fantasies. It is one of the best dessert places in the city with their speciality being chocolate. They serve ice cream with a variety of accompaniments that fill you till the brim!