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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went with the family. The venue was quite busy but our food and drinks were brought out really quickly. The hot chocolate and coffee were lovely but the pizzas were amazing. Large plate sized pizzas absolutely full of toppings suitable for most tastes with...a GF version available for an extra $3. The great variety of icecreams are all hand made on site sold in various sizes. It is child friendly with toys and games available. There is also a wood heater in the center of the room. There is room for plenty of parking.More

Date of visit: April 2024
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Reviewed 22 February 2024 via mobile

Plenty of unusual and usual ice cream flavours. A$6.50 for regular cone/cup two flavours. I did not find the place or ice creams particularly special. They could do with a little bit of a clean up of dead flies in the windows. The queuing “system”...is not very good because people can’t choose/see the flavours while they wait and so the queue becomes long whilst people choose when it’s their turn to be served.More

Date of visit: January 2024
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Reviewed 9 February 2024 via mobile

We are avid ice cream eaters and this creamery has some unusual flavors that are a must try. I enjoyed the lemon w/Myrtle and Carmelized fig flavors but they also let me taste 2 other flavors made with local Tasmania only ingredients. Going back tomorrow...before we leave Hobart!More

Date of visit: February 2024
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Reviewed 22 December 2023

If you thought you had had great ice cream before you need to try this place! We stopped both to and from a journey from Launceston to Stanley. The only caveat, at least mid afternoon, was that the place was quite busy which actually speaks...to its reputation. The menu was relatively straightforward but we were only there for the cones as time was short. I can speak personally for the Hokey Pokey, Chocolate, Raspberry ripple, and the Salted Caramel. They were all superb and noticeably creamy. There was no hint of the ice which you sometimes get in other ice cream's. These were all super smooth and eating was a challenge between lingering enjoyment of the taste and keeping the tongue at speed to catch the drips. My companions had other flavours and reported similarly. Overall a great place to stop and it has my highest recommendationMore

Date of visit: December 2023
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Reviewed 18 December 2023

Let's of yummy choices for icecream and Gelato. Great quality. Nice large Cafe location with pot belly fire. A little too expensive however for just single scoop icecreams 😒

Date of visit: December 2023
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Reviewed 21 September 2023

This large, licensed cafe and Creamery is located just over four kilometres out of Elizabeth Town on the main road heading south to Launceston. The cafe offered a range of platters, toasties and other food and beverage items however the majority of people there on...the day we visited appeared to be mainly interested in the ice cream. There were an interesting array of flavours amongst the approximately 26 ice creams, gelatos and sorbets on display. A regular cup or cone was $6-00 and a large $8-00 which we thought was a little on the high side but the flavours I had (Mint Choc Chip and Salted Caramel) were very tasty.More

Date of visit: July 2023
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Reviewed 2 September 2023

Arrived around 3.10 not knowing food finished at 3pm. Cecilia and E went out of their way to make a snack for us. Very busy as well with the ice cream section that was still open. I have to say they were the best sweet...potatoe fries ever and fab coffee. Thankyou, service with a smile.More

Date of visit: September 2023
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Reviewed 13 July 2023

Stopped in for an ice cream as it was recommended. Should have planned to have lunch as well as everything coming out look fantastic. The ice cream was one of the best I’ve tasted. Had the vegan coffee which was super creamy. Had the regular...in a cup which was large. Tried the family’s flavours which were all excellent. Great setting. Nice atmosphere. Plenty of room. Well worth the stop.More

Date of visit: July 2023
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Reviewed 7 July 2023 via mobile

We spent a day visiting spots along the tasting trail. The ice cream was nice and there was plenty of space to sit and enjoy it.

Date of visit: July 2023
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Reviewed 29 April 2023

This is a nice place to stop for a break in your travels. We had Devonshire tea which was very nice. Their ice cream was delicious too. Artist Cindy Watkins was setting up a display, along the walls, of her wonderful artwork, done on a...sewing machine. Fascinating & beautiful, it added to the stop.More

Date of visit: March 2023
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Reviewed 25 February 2023 via mobile

Such a yummy range of ice cream flavours to try. A beautiful spot to stop with the mountains in the background. Seating choice of inside or out

Date of visit: February 2023
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Reviewed 17 February 2023 via mobile

Delicious icecream! My husband even claims it's the best he's tasted (in Australia). We visited in peak season and it was very busy. Worth the wait!

Date of visit: January 2023
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Reviewed 11 February 2023 via mobile

On route from Cradle Mountain to Launceston needed a break and to stretch legs. Had lunch comprising the best Ceasar salad I think I have ever had. Washed down with Henry's ginger beer and finished off with a very more'ish galeto chocolate and nazelnut ice...cream. A perfect break.More

Date of visit: February 2023
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Reviewed 23 January 2023 via mobile

Delicious ice cream, some unique flavours. The leatherwood honey and pepper berry was the best. Raspberry sorbet was pretty darn good too. We stopped here on the way from Launceston to Cradle Mountain. Definitely worth stopping here if you’re a fan of ice cream.

Date of visit: January 2023
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Reviewed 19 January 2023

Many cities have food "trucks" -- Hobart has floating food "barges" tied up in its downtown harbor. I stopped at the Creamery for dessert and it was awesome. Very popular so expect a queue. Be sure to try some of their unique ice cream flavors....I had Pepperberry & Leatherwood Honey with Mango, Honey & Cardamon. Very tasty.More

Date of visit: November 2022
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Hi we have a light lunch menu consisting of sweet and savoury pancakes, toasted sandwiches, pies and soups.
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