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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
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Reviewed 29 October 2020

If you visit Hawkshead, you HAVE to visit The Little Ice Cream Shop. The flavours and sizes of Ice Creams are immense. My 3 kids absolutely loved them. The young lady serving in the shop was very friendly and pleasant. Fantastic ice cream shop...!!

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 24 September 2020 via mobile

Lovely place. Huge serving. Fabulous selection of flavours. Great selection of cones and toppings. One, two or even three scoops. Place to sit outside and soak up the atmosphere of the village. A must visit.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 22 September 2020

With a great range of ice creams to pick from and an efficient one way system to the outdoor sitting area this was a great place to sit and watch the world go by. Some flavours did not attract me but the Kendal Mint Cake...ice cream was very moreishMore

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 18 September 2020 via mobile

Yummy ice cream, lots of flavours. Very reasonable prices for generous ice cream scoops. Our dogs were huge fans of the doggie ice cream too!

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 10 September 2020

One of the tastiest ice creams that I have eaten. Loads of flavours to choose from and very friendly staff. Definitely recommended

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 8 September 2020

Wow! The ice cream is amazing, portions very generous and service with a smile! Will be back for more!

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 21 August 2020

I have visited TLICS many times on our visits to Hawkshead. The flavours are amazing, the portions are generous and the staff are really friendly. The best ice cream I’ve ever had (and I’ve eaten a lot!). It’s the first place my girls want to...go when we’re on holiday. Looking forward to our next visit.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 21 August 2020

This was my first trip to the Windermere Little Ice Cream Shop and it absolutely beat my expectations - the ice cream was amazing!! Loads of different flavours of ice cream and cones, and lots of toppings too! Great sized portions, and really good value...for money - highly recommend a visit, you won’t be disappointed!More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 21 August 2020 via mobile

The Little Ice Cream Shop will not disappoint. Such a gem we plan our Lake District walks around ending them near Windermere or Hawkeshead! The flavours are to die for and there are many toppings and cones to choose from too, including gluten free (which...makes my coeliac daughter most happy). The portions are generous and good value for the size and quality. Friendly service too, can’t fault TLICS :)More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 21 August 2020 via mobile

Saw your Insta story, and wanted to write a review to flush out that ridiculous 1 star, troll of a review that person wrote. I’m from Kendal, and visit your shop in Windermere and Hawkshead every now and again. I can honestly say your Ice...Cream is on par with big world brands like Ben and Jerries and Haagen Dazs, with an awesome selection to choose from. Massive portioning too (how can you complain about this? 😂). Such a cool, unique business to have in the Lake District. You can tell the owners have put their passion, love, and care into the business, which very obviously shows.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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