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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The owner is absolutely a joy. Her ice is AMAZING. We had chocolate and coconut. Stop in when you are in town!

Date of visit: September 2022
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Reviewed 27 August 2022 via mobile

This place has some of the best vegan ice cream I’ve ever had! To add to that, the owner lady, Hirza is incredibly nice, it’s a pleasure to come back here every time!

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed 25 August 2022

Any one in Galle fort make sure you add cafe 82 in your itinerary....and they have the best pancakes too 🥞 😋. I tried Mango ,Coconut and Soursop all were incredibly tasty 😋

Date of visit: August 2022
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Reviewed 30 June 2022

Perfect coffe break in this family bar. Excellent, friendly service. Lavazza cafe very good...with ice cream excellent. You must try...😊

Date of visit: June 2022
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Reviewed 20 June 2022

Took the passionfruit ice cream and found it so fresh and delicious! The owners were so friendly and kind and made sure we were comfortable and gave us the best experience.

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 5 June 2022 via mobile

Thank you Mr and Mrs Ahmed for the amazing drinks and the wonderful hospitality, I really highly recommend this place. From Egypt with love <3 P.S Their coffee is better than Starbucks

Date of visit: June 2022
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Reviewed 8 May 2022

What a special place. This ice cream parlor is in the owners’ home, and we sat in their parlor for our treats. I had the best passion fruit vegan ice cream, served with an actual passion fruit flower and stem. There are several varieties of...vegan and several of dairy ice cream. Shakes and coffee drinks are also available. The family is lovely. It’s nice and cool inside, too, a perfect break in a day of sightseeing and shopping in Galle. Be sure to go here!More

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed 1 May 2022

The staff were lovely and friendly and it was great to have some refreshing ice cream on a hot day!!

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed 1 May 2022 via mobile

If you want to test the best ice cream go there. We tasted the coconut, passion fruit and chocolate and all were very tasty. Without sugar, the ice cream was delicious.

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 24 April 2022 via mobile

Amazingly tasty ice cream, no milk, no sugar, we donno how they make it :) supernice people and lovely coffee. Must to visit once you are in Galle!

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed 21 April 2022

Even though the power was out, we had a delicious iced coffee with coconut milk, which I highly recommend. The owner is lovely and made us feel very welcome and save. It’s a traditional place with handmade vegan ice cream and great coffee

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed 13 April 2022 via mobile

Handmade ice cream, vegan and dairy - and fantastic real Lavazza coffee, what else can you ask for. Affogato was delicious! The place itself is not stylish, no AC only fan, but cozy & authentic, managed by the sri Lankan lady owner, who is passionate...about her handmade ice cream. No machines, just made by hand, which means also not dependent on power supply except for the fridge ;)More

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed 13 April 2022 via mobile

A lovely iced coffee on a hot sunny day. Was a great refreshing drink and we appreciated the host lady’s hospitality and great customer service. Customer service is something we really enjoy and she was kind and friendly. Nice shady spot just inside the door...was nice to chill from the sunMore

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed 7 April 2022 via mobile

A small little cafe not far from the lighthouse with a beautiful lady and her son. The vegan ice cream was amazing, but her beauty and sole was even better. We visited during a very unsettling time in Sri Lanka, with the everyone suffering. It...was moving talking to the lady who owns and runs this shop. Would recommend anyone to visit and help smaller businesses. They had a full vegan menu of ice cream, milkshakes and coffees. A perfect resting place to cool down after walking the walls of the fort.More

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed 4 April 2022

It was literally best vegan ice cream I’ve ever eaten. Mango taste was my favorite. The owner was so frendly and welcoming. Highly recommended place

Date of visit: April 2022
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  • Food: 5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 5