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$4 - $7
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Reviewed April 25, 2016

Delicious ice creams and the best iced coffee I have ever tried made by manager Deborah. Had it in summer, came back next week but other staff told me iced coffee was not available( laziness I assume as they were not busy).

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank AnnTri
Reviewed April 4, 2016

Best ice cream - with the exception a gelateria in Rome.... Great vanilla, sorbet, chocolate ! We were waiting 45' to enter the small gelateria but we were very satisfied with the variety of the ice creams, the quality, the service and the price.

Date of visit: July 2015
1  Thank Cynthie2013
Reviewed March 8, 2016

Without a doubt the best place in Blackheath to grab coffee on those cold wintery mornings, or ice cream to enjoy in the sun on the heath in the height of summer.

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank 336stuartp
Reviewed January 3, 2016

Great for a quick snack, coffee and Gelato! Often drop in with kids at the weekend or in the school holidays

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank llbcjms
Reviewed December 29, 2015

Amazing selection of ice-cream, huge portions and all flavours are really terrific. They will let you sample as many as you like for free. The coffee is also fantastic.

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank sunworshipperDublin
Reviewed August 20, 2015

Picture the scene, sunny day in London Blackheath, mooching around the area taking in all the sights and you need something cold to eat maybe an ice-cream and then you stumble upon Black Vanilla with the most amazing ice-cream you can get this side of...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank hermajestyLondon
Reviewed August 14, 2015

Love love love it the best ice cream in town, you just have to see the queue on the foot path when it is sunny! a must go.

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank claire069
Reviewed August 10, 2015 via mobile

Tiny shop so not a lot of room to sit. Ice cream is delicious, had vanilla and chocolate, both very good. One scoop is more than enough!!

Date of visit: August 2015
1  Thank gotravelling76
Reviewed July 18, 2015 via mobile

Love the pibk grapefruit sorbet My boyfriend love the chocolate icecream. Friendly staff A little pricey but it is london

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank Irishvicki
Reviewed July 14, 2015

This may be a cafe but there is so little space and the seats are basically window boxes that its not worthwhile eating here. If you feel like an ice cream on a sugar cone, this is probably the only place you will find one...More

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank Jenny B
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