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The Bent Spoon

35 Palmer Sq W, Princeton, NJ 08542-3711
+1 609-924-2368
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sorbet” (49 reviews)
“ice cream” (220 reviews)
“gelato” (38 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 18:00All hours
Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
35 Palmer Sq W, Princeton, NJ 08542-3711
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Reviewed 1 week ago

They have a lovely variety of ice cream. Everything is homemade and very unique flavors with friendly staff... no wonder there's always a long line!

Thank leahmburn84
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thought it was good not great. We all tried a few different things. Very tight quarters inside. A little difficult getting in and out. But, friendly kids working there. Prices are fair, and you can't sit outside. Better to walk from somewhere downtown. Good...More

Thank John J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were directed here by the waitress where we just had lunch and she was correct when she said it was great ice cream/sorbet. I don't recall the flavors we all had but it does not matter given the fact that I do remember everyone...More

Thank DanOwe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really the best ice cream anywhere, try one of the weird flavors you won't regret it Fjdbdjdhdbdhdhdjd

Thank scottiem1964
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

excellent ice cream great and unique flavors,.staff very friendly and knowledgeable always able to try any flavor

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lines can get long and its a little expensive, but worth your time and every penny. Mango and chocolate go together perfectly in my opinion.

Thank Charles P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have only tasted the ice cream since I have a lactose problem and can't eat a whole serving. Those tastes, though, leave me wishing I could. The ice cream is excellent. The cupcakes may be the best in Princeton -- a town with a...More

Thank serenitywriter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped off for some ice cream on a really hot day. They have very unique flavors at this tiny little place. Not cheap, but good.

Thank sharse
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place knows how to make ice cream! Save room to come have a scoop after lunch or dinner. Great flavors. Worth every calorie

Thank SDTravelMom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yes, it’s pricey, but it’s the best ice cream (the gelato place is a close contender), and the best baked goods in Princeton. If you are a foodie, this is your place—fresh local ingredients and enticing flavor combinations. My favorites are the spoon soda (sorbet...More

Thank J05186
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
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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