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Buddy Ice Cream & Info Cafe

6 Bach Dang Street | Opposite the Marina, Duong Dong, Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam
+84 77 3994 181
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Ranked #7 of 32 restaurants in Duong Dong
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $5
Cuisines: Bakery, Dessert, International, Ice Cream
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night, Dessert
Description: We setup Buddy Ice Cream in 2006 aimed at helping visitors get reliable and helpful information about Phu Quoc while at the same time providing its customers quality food and drinks. From New Zealand Ice Cream, Juices & Shakes to cheesecaes, pancakes, fish and chips ...The list goes on!
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English first
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

If you want to chill and spend some time drinking your coffee or having an ice cream, I think this is gonna be the solution: the name can suggest you'll have a very good ice cream, just try!!

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Tewantin, Queensland, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Thundorferstraffe, Munich. Beautiful Cafe, good food, coffee, icecream and smoothies to die for . Only opened 2 weeks ago - a must try for light cafe style snacks served by 2 wonderful women:-))

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Melbourne, Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Great to have a taste of Australia in vietnam. Fish and Chios, ice cream and wi if was great. Lots of afl memories

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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254 reviews 254 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

One of the best banana splits I've ever had, and unashamedly that's a lot :). Also a great range of flavours to choose from!

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Sydney
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107 reviews 107 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Whether you need info, free internet, delicious snacks, fresh juice/ coffee or a refreshing serve of icecream, Buddy's is the place to go. The owners, Rohan and Duong have created a friendly little place to step out of the heat and enjoy some delectable little western treats. They offer free maps and are always willing to provide invaluable information to... More

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Sihanoukville, Cambodia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

cool little place and nice staff ,handy internet and a good range of yummy treats to be had ,went there at least 4 times on my trip

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Munich, Germany
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

We ate here almost every day during our stay in Phu Quoc! He offers a great menue of delicious western food and the best ice cream of Vietnam! The staff is very friendly and the owner helped us chosing a great accomondation, gave us tipps what to visit and so on. Wifi and Desktop for free! Best bar/ Restaurant at... More

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BuddyIceCream, Owner at Buddy Ice Cream & Info Cafe, responded to this review

Hi Jo Jo, Thanks for your awesome feedback, we are so happy to have helped! Yes the team do a great job showing people the way around this beautiful island and glad to hear we could help you with some good accommodation. Have to also agree with you on the food i have tried it all and our kids are... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

We have been to Buddy Ice Cream a few times while staying in Phu Quoc and we were not disappointed. The ice cream is very nice and the atmosphere makes you want to stay. There are free computers and wifi for guests and the staff is very nice. The place is clean and their mango daiquiris outstanding! Definetely a place... More

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BuddyIceCream, Owner at Buddy Ice Cream & Info Cafe, responded to this review

Hey Simo! Thanks very much for your kind words and glad to hear about your positive experience with us whilst on the island. Know what you mean re the mango daiquiris ! ;-) Hope to see you again soon, Rohan, Duong & the team More

New Delhi, India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Very nice and helpful stuff. They have a small library where you can borrow some books. The menu has limited choices but the service is excellent. They have power back up.

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BuddyIceCream, Owner at Buddy Ice Cream & Info Cafe, responded to this review

Hi Chayma-L, Thanks for your positive comments about our place and glad to hear the book library was helpful! this library was dedicated to an old friend (a long time worker with Greenpeace) who loved books and passed some years ago here in vietnam, he would be proud to know that! ;-) Yes hahaha power backup, we just had it... More

Helsinki, Finland
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61 reviews 61 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Its in center of small town of duong dong. Best banana shakes, very good club sandwich and nice place over all.

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BuddyIceCream, Owner at Buddy Ice Cream & Info Cafe, responded to this review

Hey Mic V, Thanks for your nice comments about our place and especially that banana shake!!! We dont take shotcuts with anything, our shakes are chock full of the freshest fruit, the club sandwhich probably the most sold food item on the menu and like you pointed out, its no wonder why! ;-) Drop in again and see us soon!... More

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