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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%
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“sorbet” (59 reviews)
“ice cream” (251 reviews)
“gelato” (38 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm Hours
Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
35 Palmer Sq W, Princeton, NJ 08542-3711
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Chances are you will spot the line before seeing this tiny gem. They have specialty ice cream and sorbets with unusual flavors like “chocolate cardamom” and “pear cinnamon”. Sometimes exotic combos for ice cream fail, but here they just work. Hard to explain, you’ll have...More

Thank Peggy L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing choice of flavours. Refreshing and spoon licking. Worth a wait in a long queue Highly recommended.

Thank Mayank G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fresh natural ingredients, Amazing choice of Flavors. What's not to like. The best ice cream I have ever had.

Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best icecream in princeton lived in the princeton area for over 20 years, with Thomas Sweets a close second.

Thank steveanglin0219
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have now spent a summer trying multiple different ice cream options in Princeton and the kids always want to go BACK to Bent Spoon - and 2 of them have spent summers scooping ice cream in Northern NJ and also PA - so they know...More

Thank Guy L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The ice cream choices are unbelievable - simply must stop by and explore if you are in Princeton, NJ. Something for every palate !!

Thank Rajiv S
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Always an excellent assortment of tasty choices to choose from at The Bent Spoon! Even better .... free samples! Yummy!! Did I mention that the staff are super friendly?

Thank Kevin K
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

It’s ok I guess not so great as it’s being hyped ! Pricey for a a university town. However Princeton is what it is I guess . Had fun with friends though. Don’t have much to say :)

Thank bhuvan1
Reviewed 7 August 2018

I really have to gush. The double chocolate ice cream tasted like a cold bar of chocolate. I mean it couldn't have been more chocolatey if they tried. I've had a lot of chocolate ice cream but none like this. The blueberry was great too...More

Thank Stephen P
Reviewed 2 August 2018

At the Bent Spoon, there is a long line that goes out the door and onto the sidewalk. The people go there because it is not only the best tasting ice cream, the flavors are also simply fantastic! They have strange flavors that you would...More

Thank Beach_Family_NJ
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Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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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Small Batch, Crafted Ice Cream & Sorbet From Scratch Using Seasonal, Local & Organic Ingredients.
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