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“Nitrogen ice cream rocks!!”
Review of Smitten Ice Cream

Smitten Ice Cream
Ranked #8 of 161 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 14, 2016 via mobile

Delicious ice cream flavors like salted caramel and mojito. Get the cookie dough on top. Also, nitrogen makes the ice cream have a great consistency. However, it's a little time intensive because they make each to order (and you can't sample the flavors).

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank laur2701
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

Great to watch how they make the ice cream and although there are long queues in that spot, it is worth the wait.

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Sophie d
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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.

Date of visit: July 2016
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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.

Date of visit: August 2016
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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.

Date of visit: July 2016
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Thank Lauren M
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