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Chin Chin Labs

#4 of 399 Dessert in London
#148 of 19,227 Places to Eat in London
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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49-50 Camden Lock Place, London NW1 8AF, England
+44 7885 604284
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12:00 - 19:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 19:00
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39 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The burnt salted caramel ice cream was to die for. It is also located in a quaint little shopping district.

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33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Can't wait to go back when I am next in London. For me the hot chocolate was perfect in terms of sweetness and the cookie ice cream sandwiches were really good.

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Princes Risborough, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Heard about this place in the londonist under quirky attractions. Nitrogen ice cream certainly is quirky, and delicious. A little expensive but we'll worth a try

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Kajang, Malaysia
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42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the brown-wich which consist of icecream in between 2 brownies. The brownies were good, not too sweet and it taste good with the icecream. I had it with salted caramel, where they sprinkled some salt on top of the icecream- which i think does not taste that great. For me it taste like any other icecream. Perhaps try... More 

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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'd seen photos of this place on Facebook and was keen to make sure we visited on a recent trip to London, and I wasn't disappointed! We ordered a chocolate ice cream, a caramel ice cream with bee pollen honeycomb and a hot chocolate with marshmallow fluff. Everything was delicious but the caramel ice cream in particular was outstanding. The... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time I visited here, waited in a queue outside not for to long, filled with excitement I was choosing from the small menu on the window and slowly creeping my eyes from outside to the menu inside. Okay so I'm in, this is fantastic and now what to choose plain old sally, I chosen brown-wich ... what I loved... More 

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34 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Happened to walk around the area and chanced upon this small yet cozy cafe. We tried The Warmie and a cup of hot chocolate! Really one of the best hot chocolates I've had! Do try!

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West Lothian, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here purely by chance. Had decided to visit Camden Market when we came across this place!!! The first proper parlour to make ice cream with liquid nitrogen. I decided to get the hot chocolate with marshmallow foam that is blow torched. Family had the ice cream and enjoyed it. Yes it's expensive but it's London prices. No more than... More 

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You go here for the ice cream. It is amazing and you can watch the nitrogen being poured over the ice cream - very surreal, and the result is probably the best ice cream I have ever had (and I've eaten loads). However - the brownies you can get with the ice cream are ordinary (but not bad), the hot... More 

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Bracknell
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105 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

£4.45 for one scope of ice cream and one topping not the best value ever. That said the burnt caramel ice cream was simply stunning and probably the nicest ice cream I have ever had. Not an everyday purchase but one for a treat

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 19:00
Monday
12:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 19:00
Thursday
12:00 - 19:00
Friday
12:00 - 19:00
Saturday
12:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49-50 Camden Lock Place, London NW1 8AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 7885 604284

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?