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King (Ice) Cream

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Plaza Las Delicias | (Beneath Melia Hotel), Ponce, Puerto Rico
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Dining options: Drinks, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Description: Plaza Las Delicias, Ponce, PR 00730 Open Daily 9am-12am (787) 843-8520

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  • 9
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Authentic ices

We were recommended by locals to stop here for ices. The ice's were made with fresh fruit in what looked to be a old school ice cream shop. I had a Lemon ice, which was so refreshing, My husband had a coconut ice. The ice's were so good, it was actually our breakfast!

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 25, 2015
EricaCherch
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Brooklyn, New York
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Brooklyn, New York
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

We were recommended by locals to stop here for ices. The ice's were made with fresh fruit in what looked to be a old school ice cream shop. I had a Lemon ice, which was so refreshing, My husband had a coconut ice. The ice's were so good, it was actually our breakfast!

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29 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

This is like a common place for the locals. Is a cheap ice cream store where they make the ice cream in there. Don'y wait for a reallu looking good store with a lot space to seat but thats not matter when you have the historic "plaza publica" to seat right in front of the store

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 via mobile

The place may not be the best decorated spot in Ponce, but it surely is the sweetest. Full if ice cream flavors and great service. It is small, but the selection is not. I was very surprised when they offered to mix cookies and nutella inside the ice cream! Extremely delightfull. Almost a sin!

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Ponce, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

It's the best ice cream that you ever taste, in many varieties of flavor, but the pistachio and the coconut omg...mmmmmm

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

From other reviews, we were looking for this store, but it was not easy to find at once because it was much smaller than we thought. It is near the main place in downtown Ponce. Eating this small store's ice cream was the best part in traveling downtown Ponce.

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Ponce, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

This place is a must when you visit Ponce. This place has around 12 ice cream natural flavors to choose and is right next to Parque de Bombas and the Cathedral. simply Delicious, dont miss it.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

The wife wanted ice cream, so off to Kings. And she was quite disappointed with her fresa flavor, which tasted quite synthetic. My mani flavor was a little better, and at least had pieces of actual peanuts. Their ice cream is more ice than cream, so if you're a fan of thicker ice cream then look elsewhere.

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Ponce, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

This is a must when visiting Ponce. King's Cream is the official name of this ice cream place but most locals refer it as "Los chinos". According to my mother everyone calls it "Los chinos"(which translates to "the chinese") because when it opened back in... A long time ago, the owners, which also served, were chinese. The ice cream is... More 

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Jacksonville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Refreshing treat, open late, opposite the plaza, many flavors available, beggars outside on the sidewalk

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Houston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We stopped by on our visit to Ponce, to get something refreshing & to cool-off a little. We had the coconut ice cream....all I can say is AWESOME!

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Address: Plaza Las Delicias | (Beneath Melia Hotel), Ponce, Puerto Rico
Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Ponce
Cuisine: Ice Cream

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: Plaza Las Delicias | (Beneath Melia Hotel), Ponce, Puerto Rico
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Ponce

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Ice Cream

Description

Plaza Las Delicias, Ponce, PR 00730 Open Daily 9am-12am (787) 843-8520

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