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Chinatown Ice Cream Factory

65 Bayard St, New York City, NY 10013-4931
+1 212-608-4170
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  • Average13%
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a small place with every flavor ice cream you can imagine. I've heard they have tons more flavors in the back too. I tried leechee which was great - almost like vanilla but more refreshing. Pumpkin pie was bang on, and everyone didn't...More

Thank dbhitchcock
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This was very good ice cream. It may seem a little strange to Western thought that the regular flavors included Green Tea, Lychee, Red Bean, Taro and Mango, and the exotic flavors included Vanilla, Chocolate and Strawberry. This ice cream has won awards, and for...More

Thank Bertram S
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We went from Trip Advisor on this one as it is just around the corner form the amazing Chinese restaurant 'Hop Kee'. The choice here was amazing, I had banana, my Husband went for the black sesame and our 8 yr old had chic chip....More

Thank bendy37
Reviewed 15 July 2017

I had read all the positive reviews of Chinatown Ice Cream Factory and decided to try it out. WOW!!! Amazing flavors. I got the Black Sesame & Matcha...both were excellent! Highly recommend if you are nearby.

Thank misopiso88
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Don't blink or you will walk right by this little hole in the wall shop. The lychee sorbet is amazing and a must try. Our favorite stop each time we are in NYC. Be brave and try something different! Pricey but homemade with awesome ingredients.

Thank JAR8170
Reviewed 17 June 2017

I love coming to Chinatown Ice Cream Factory. I have been coming here for years for their lychee, pineapple, fortune cookie, banana and now egg custard ice cream. This is the only place in NYC to get some of these flavors. The small is small...More

Thank Justin W
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Today my mom and I went to the store. I ordered coconut and she ordered taro and both of them tastes good and each one has pocky sticks. One needs to come in here and try all the flavors.

Thank Jc42bugs
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We walked by this little icecream shop and had to stop. They have a ton of unique flavors like ginger, durian, lychee, sesame, etc in addition to the usual chocolate and vanilla. We got a cup of lychee and it was delicious. This is definitely...More

Thank naturistcouple1234
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Cash only place with normal and exotic flavors. Their exotic flavors are chocolate, vanilla, (our normal flavors). I liked the almond cookie!

Thank Amanda H
Reviewed 5 April 2017

They have all kinds of crazy cool flavors at this legendary little shop. I love the black sesame ice-cream, ginger ice-cream and the Durian flavored one!

Thank webizer
Nearby
Chinatown
Bursting with an amazing array of sights, sounds, and
smells on every block, a visit to Chinatown feels like
entering a different world. It’s a colorful spectacle
that gets even more crowded on weekends, when families
stream in to enjoy huge dim sum feasts and to stock up
at the markets on Mott Street. To take a break from
the buzz, grab something sweet from one of the many
bakeries in the area and head to Columbus Park, where
...More
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Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 Bayard St, New York City, NY 10013-4931
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-608-4170
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