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18744 Pioneer Blvd, Artesia, CA 90701-5632
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

We have visited this place few times bcoz some one in our group wanted to try Indian style Ice-cream, but service is average or below average, Today we entered the store at 8.45 & employee started closing down in front of customers, although closing time is 9.00 PM , about 3-4 customer left ( Income Loss for owner ) or... More 

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Seattle,WA-98034, USA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2016

Good ice cream parlour which serves variety of exotic flavours more suitable for desi tastes...we had kulfi and faloodas...three different flavours....all tasted good. Serves fresh sugarcane juice...a novelty. Menu includes sandwich & Vada-pao also but did not try one.

Thank amcos
Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2015

This is not your ordinary ice cream--but if you're open to new flavors and a denser texture to this frozen dessert, you will definitely not be disappointed! Servers will happily let you taste a number of flavors, but we were partial to the cardamon and rose flavors. You may still be in California, but close your eyes after tasting this... More 

Thank Julie W
Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

My favorite and only place in Artesia/Cerritos/Long Beach/Los Angeles for ice creams. This is the only ice cream joint which offers vegeterian ice cream I.e. which does not use eggs or animal fats and offers multiple flavors. Many of flavors are unique and not available in American ice cream joints - Chickoo , Saffron , Gulkand , Coffee, Tutti Fruity,... More 

Thank Travelcrazyperson_12
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

Cool exotic ice cream saffron rose pedal! Cardamom is what my daughter had. I had the 3 scoop faloosha with weird noodle and chia seeds. It was great to cool off hot, humid 96 degree weather my 2nd daughter and I shared. We came out to taste this delicasey all the way from San Pedro.

Thank Carmen D
Cerritos, California
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 3, 2015

This famous place is a great venue to try flavors not available elsewhere, such as cardamom ice cream.

Thank nycchen
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 24, 2014

We tried 3-4 authentic typically Indian flavored icecream which you will not find it anywhere else. They were simply awesome. Would love to go there again.

Thank RUBY_110
Boise, Idaho
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2013

This place has some of the best Indian ice cream I have had...Love Tutti Frutti & their Rose Flavored Ice Cream.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 26, 2011

I was recommended this restaurant for three reasons: try their ice creams, vada pao and chutney sandwiches. Icecream was really OK, nothing to boast about. Flavors did not appear real and was too creamy for me. Vada Pao was great, loved the spices. Their chutney sandwich is also way overrated. Will only return to this place for their vada pao,... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2007

Nice desserts!

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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    3.5 of 5 bubbles
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18744 Pioneer Blvd, Artesia, CA 90701-5632
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Artesia
  • Phone Number: 562-809-4554

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