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Big Licks

#446 of 2,071 Places to Eat in Glasgow
Certificate of Excellence
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1187 Argyle Street, Glasgow, Scotland
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13:00 - 21:30
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Wed - Mon 13:00 - 21:30
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Glasgow
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Great Ice cream, couldn't finish it as it was a huge scoop! looking forward to trying more flavours.

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Thank Interrail1858
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

This was my second visit for my usual tablet and raspberry ripple combination. The homemade ice cream is great! Looking forward to trying the waffles etc next time.

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Thank Stacey L
Perth, Australia
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

My daughter and I took my niece for ice cream and although the ice cream was good we found it very busy because it was school holidays, so we had to wait quite a while to be served and it was very expensive too.

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Thank _brydonmob
Addiewell
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Went for a faluda to their place on Victoria street. After seeing great reviews online. The falooda should have had a bit more rooh afza, it didn't have any dry fruits, and no fruits at all! Otherwise okay if you aren't too fussy. After buying 4 regular faloodas for £4 each. You still get charged 50p for a spare/extra empty... More 

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Thank SalamTraveler
Los Angeles, California
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

What's not to like about homemade gelato? Had lunch and this place was right next door. Small place, plenty of flavors to choose from. Dod yourself a favor and get the cookie mixed into your gelato. They bake the cookie right in the back and then mix that into whatever flavor you choose. Worth the wait

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Thank welkomebak
GLASGOW
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124 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Went last weekend and was so nice I went back again the next day to try other flavours. On Saturday evening I had a tub with a scoop of pomegranate sorbet and a scoop of mojito sorbet. Both excellent and refreshing after a curry we had nearby and a bit of a walk Next day was warm so I went... More 

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Thank GLASGOWTRAVELLER_8
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Love the ice cream here. It's thick, smooth and creamy like ice cream should be with lots of flavour. Can't resist popping in whenever I'm passing by.

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Thank emma l
Altrincham, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Went with friends. We wanted to try a different place. I ordered Faluda and rest of them order ice cream but it was really really nice. I wasn't expecting to be that good. I was really surprised. And we went back again for Faluda.

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Thank Faisal S
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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167 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

My girlfriend and i visited Big Licks this weekend to get a milkshake to take away. I ordered vanilla and she had a Snickers. the shakes were fantastic, really creamy and smooth and very very thick. the service was really friendly but my complaint comes with the length of time we waited. there were not other people waiting for orders... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

I always get cookie dough, nutella, a scoop of ice cream & whipped cream. Sickening but unbeatable! Pricey but worth it for a treat now and then.

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Thank Shona Y

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 21:30
Monday
13:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
13:00 - 21:30
Thursday
13:00 - 21:30
Friday
13:00 - 21:30
Saturday
13:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1187 Argyle Street, Glasgow, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow

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