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Review of Smitten Ice Cream

Smitten Ice Cream
Ranked #8 of 156 Dessert in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence
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Neighborhood: Hayes Valley
Description: Fun ice cream place that makes ice cream in front of your eyes by using liquid nitrogen.
Reviewed September 1, 2016

It's a very small store with limited bench seating (I didn't see any tables). The line can get pretty long extending out and to the side of the building but definitely worth the wait. The dark chocolate was sublime! Their flavors do rotate and change with the season, so it's more exciting. Very interesting to see them make the ice cream with the curious white fog spilling around. The location is right next to a very pretty park and cute little buildings, where one can enjoy their ice cream.

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Thank Maria S
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Reviewed August 11, 2016

We just came across this fun little place after having dinner. It is really just a stand but does have sides and heaters and some limited seating. We had the Tcho chocolate and it was creamy and delicious. It was fun to watch them make the ice cream.

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Thank Cindy D
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Reviewed August 10, 2016

Smitten is a little ice cream place where you can watch them make the ice cream right there when you order it. They only have a few rotating flavors to choose from. Everything is super fresh and local and is definitely worth the money and the calories.

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Thank Lauren M
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Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

Two times at Smitten this trip. They make ice cream from fresh ingredients w/big mixers and liquid nitro. Big heaters on ceiling and inside bench seating helps u enjoy without freezing. Four flavors this time. Sweet corn w/berries and homemade waffle cone. Outstanding. Tried the salted caramel - also great. Note u can't get two flavors in a double b/c they make each batch fresh. Toppings are also creative. Until they run out they also have fresh ice cream sandwiches. Cookie on the outside of sandwich was also great. They take credit cards

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Reviewed August 7, 2016

We waited about 5 minutes for our ice cream...the kids got the cookie dough with the 2 toppings and all devoured theirs. we took it across the street and hung in the park as we ate. great stop!

Thank RMAmom
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