8 well known places for ice creams in India

FPJ Bureau | Updated on: Saturday, June 01, 2019, 12:11 AM IST

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Ice cream the word itself is sure enough to bring a smile on ones face. Everyone has those special cherished childhood memories of ice cream. It can be enjoyed anytime and anywhere without needing a season or reason. A scoop of ice cream is sure to cheer you up on a bad day and turns a frown upside down. It is a joy, the very experience of eating and ice cream Indian or western, in cup or cone. It is an uplifting and delightful experience. It has evolved and changed throughout the ages from hand churned ice creams to faster modern techniques.

We bring to you some of the interesting places around India with well known ice creams which are superb and amazingly enjoyable to dig into voraciously with wild abandon.

Kuremal Mohan Lal Kulfi


It is located in Delhi near Sitaram Bazaar at Chandhni Chowk. Even though the places appears quite humble it attracts a lot of people, among the well known flavours – mango, paan, litchi, anjir (fig) and custard apple stand out. They are known to experiment and innovate themselves overtime.

Delicious Mano Kulfi at Kuremal<br />Picture Credits:

Hazzel Ice Cream Center Cafe


This is not just a store but a popular chain in the city of Hyderabad. They are known for their range of flavors sure to make you melt with joy. These flavors are oh-so-lovely creamy and fresh. Tried and trusted flavors include Chocó Almond Fudge, Caffeine Ice Cream, Nutty Caramel, and Mango Delight. For people who are thirsty they also offer shakes and smoothies.

Fancy Ice cream servings at Hazzel<br />Picture Credits:

K Rustom Ice Cream


This is an old and a recognized place in the South Mumbai area of Churchgate. It is located opposite the ambassador hotel, Veer Nariman Road. Very popular among the locals with flavours which have stole many hearts through the times. One must surely try flavours such as chocolate walnut, rum n raisin, bitter chocolate, strawberry, and coffee. They are also well known in the area for their ice cream sandwiches.  Their ice creams have an unbelievable smooth texture which goes down softly in the throat and melts in your mouth.

Ice cream sandwich at K Rustom<br />Picture Credits:

Jal Mahal Ice Cream Parlour

This is a parlour which is located at MI road 85, Jaipur. It was set up in 1952 and has a reputation to live up to; it is a great place with a wide array of flavors. They are known to try new creations and flavors at times on weekends, trendy and terrific flavors include a unique bhel sundae and other flavors like earthquake ice cream, Manhattan chocolate, Belgian chocolate and more which you should explore.

Entrance of Jai Mahal Ice Cream<br />Picture Credits: Zomato

Corner House

This place located in Bangalore, Seshapchiram, 29/2, Nagappa Street. Immensely well known by its patrons for its Death By Chocolate which to say they make in a splendidly well way would be an understatement, it has a mesmerizing heavenly texture and a mind blowing flavor on melting in the mouth. Other items well worth a mention are their cake fudge, brownie sundae, dew drop sundae, hot fudge. They do also have a range of delicious chocolate based ice creams.

Heavenly scoops of different ice cream flavors at Corner House<br />Picture Credits:

India’s Hobby Centre

It is located at 1A Russell Street Kolkata, it is known as one of the oldest ice cream shop in the city. It has a huge selection of ice cream and pastries. It is known for being easy on the pocket and a comfortable ambiance. Popular items include tutty fruity, banana sundae and everything in between to make you happy. It is surely worth a try. You will not be disappointed.

Ice cream served in a funky way at India’s Hobby Center<br />Picture Credits: Zomato

Sujata Mastani

A well-known shop with 18 outlets in the city of Pune, more famous is the one located at Sadashiv Peth. The quality of ice cream lives up to its reputation. They introduce a new flavor every month.  Very popular for their Mastanis (a combination of milkshake and ice cream). The patrons recommend items such as coffee chip ice cream, kaju draksha and litchi ice cream.

Popular Mastanis at Sujata


This ice cream shop in Mumbai has been running since 1971. They are known especially and solely for their handmade egg-less ice cream. Its famous flavors roasted almond and mango. Also, quirky flavors like gulkand, tadgola and pan masala. It is high on flavor; hitting the right notes in your mouth and will make you come back for more…

Roasted Almond ice cream at Apsara<br />Picture Credits: Zomato

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Published on: Wednesday, July 15, 2015, 03:41 PM IST