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The Bent Spoon

35 Palmer Sq W, Princeton, NJ 08542-3711
+1 609-924-2368
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sorbet” (52 reviews)
“ice cream” (238 reviews)
“gelato” (40 reviews)
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35 Palmer Sq W, Princeton, NJ 08542-3711
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've heard about this place from my friends so I had to try out their ice cream when I went to Princeton. Though the place may be small, don't be fooled. The flavors that they offer (and they rotate the flavors every day) are simply...More

Thank Josephine T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a freezing day I am thinking back to a warmer time when everyone loves the best in ice creams. Do go out of your way to go to this centrally-located ice cream parlor. Save time for parking and for walking there, because parking spots...More

Thank Mariette R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must do when in Princeton. Right next to the parking area and few steps from Nassau Inn. Bent Spoon will not disappoint you with their natural flavors at taste to! P.S this is not a restaurant that serves a full meal, this is a...More

Thank Cool_Sundayzz
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

The place teems with people, the flavors are delicious. I had an Alphonso mango and it was just perfect. The shop accepts only cash, I didn’t mind walking 2 blocks to get cash.

Thank StephenJesukanth
Reviewed 15 November 2017

There are so many places to indulge your weakness for ice cream these days, that it hardly seems worth it to make the trip to a "specialty" ice cream establishment. But the Bent Spoon at 35 Palmer Square in Princeton, is a trip you won't...More

Thank Dean A
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Great place to.be . Lovely choice of flavors . Hand made Ice cream and u get a free one for every ten :)

Thank idris b
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I love the cupcakes but they are often out of my favorite chocolate/chocolate. They have a great variety of ice cream flavors and I like the fact that they try to source their ingredients locally.

Thank jill J
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

I stopped by the Bent Spoon and saw it was not crazy busy so I went in to try their ice cream for the first time. It was nice to have free tasting to pick the ice cream I wanted to eat. Their ice cream...More

Thank elk109
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

I only had the Blueberry Mascarpone ice cream. It was excellent. Neither flavor overpowered the other but I could taste each individually. Pleasant surprise.

Thank TuristasBrasileiro
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Family favourite. Awesome place and awesome friendly service. Love it. I definitely recommend this place.

Thank Reena K
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Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Palmer Sq W, Princeton, NJ 08542-3711
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-924-2368
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Small Batch, Crafted Ice Cream & Sorbet From Scratch Using Seasonal, Local & Organic Ingredients.
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