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Champloo Desserts

9 S College Ave, Salem, VA 24153-3833
+1 540-999-1229
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“ice cream” (20 reviews)
“boba tea” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm Hours
Cafe, Thai, Vietnamese
9 S College Ave, Salem, VA 24153-3833
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Reviewed 1 August 2018

Wife and I had the grandsons for the day and we were looking for something different so we found this place in Salem. The store was a little dark and the back area needed some cleaning but we got ice cream anyway. The Desserts were...More

Thank jhais28374
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Rolled ice cream, but these guys do it right. My personal rule is, when they are busy, I don't go in (my order always gets messed up and everyone is way too stressed). If they are slow, they spend time getting to know you, walk...More

Thank Beatbocks
Reviewed 3 April 2018

This ice cream place has such a fun concept -- rolled ice cream! They start with a thick milk liquid that they pour on cold circular plates. They then mix in any flavors that you have ordered -- in my case mango fruit and mango...More

Thank Melissa_and_RobertP
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

I took my kids to Champloo Desserts for some rolled ice cream this afternoon. What.m a neat experience! The staff was friendly and the ice cream was yummy. Will return!

Thank AESS86
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Excellent desserts and so much fun to watch them made right in front of you! Be prepared to wait in line as this is a very popular place in Salem. They do have seats available as you wait your turn to get some excellent hand-rolled...More

Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Here, you are paying for the experience of watching them make it. It's okay tasting, but for the price, you find us down the street at the Salem Ice Cream Parlor.

Thank KNCA
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

My family decided to try out Champloo after seeing so many of my friends rave about it. It wasn't too terribly crowded when we got there so we didn't wait very long for our orders. My boyfriend had the Cinnamon Toast Crunch one and my...More

Thank Ashley G
Champloo D, Owner at Champloo Desserts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2017

Hi Ashley!! Thank you so much for your review!! I'm glad you all had a great experience and it was a pleasure talking with you and your boyfriend. Hopefully, we will be closer to you guys soon :)

Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Our daughter introduced us to Champloo this evening after dinner. The rolled ice cream is delicious and the staff was very friendly and happy to tell us all about their unique product. I would recommend Champloo to everyone!!

Thank Mary M
Champloo D, Owner at Champloo Desserts, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you so much Mary for stopping by! We hope your trip here to Salem was wonderful. Thank you for recommending us and leaving an awesome review. We hope to see you again when you're back visiting your daughter.

Reviewed 2 August 2017

Rolled ice cream... whhaaaat!? Handcrafted rolled ice cream alone was enough to get us there, then you add in the unique flavors and we were sold! All of the staff is awesome and very friendly. Even great to the kids that come to watch them...More

Thank JajulVA
Champloo D, Owner at Champloo Desserts, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Thank you very much JajulVA! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I finally got to visit this place and it was kinda busy or just looked it because it's such a small place. I was so excited, until I was actually waiting and my husband got his ice cream 10 minutes before I...More

1  Thank Kaitlyn D
Champloo D, Owner at Champloo Desserts, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Hello Lsufa and I'm sorry you had a poor experience. Something must have went terribly wrong as what you described shouldn't happen. Our back room is part of our prep room where we make our drinks and prep Specialty Flavors ice cream. The health department...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 2 - USD 8
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout
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Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 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: 9 S College Ave, Salem, VA 24153-3833
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 540-999-1229
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Champloo Dessert specializes is handcrafted rolled ice cream, boba teas, fusion teas, coffees and other seasonal desserts. We take pride in the quality of our products and we put our customers first.
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