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“Smooth and creamy”

Crank & Boom Ice Cream Lounge
Ranked #1 of 113 Quick Bites in Lexington
Price range: AU$5 - AU$14
Description: Crank & Boom Craft Ice Cream started in the back of our family restaurant, Thai Orchid Cafe, with one flavor: Coconut. After making ice cream for about 6 months as a simple dessert option, we noticed some customers were coming in to just buy the ice cream….and they didn’t order any Thai food. From there, we began serving our super premium ice cream at festivals, weddings, parties and schools. The company grew organically from community support and we opened Crank & Boom Ice Cream Lounge in June 2015 in the Lexington Distillery District. Our second location at the Barn at the Summit at Fritz Farm opened in September 2017. Crank & Boom is now sold with 40+ retail partners, like Kroger and Whole Foods and has supported hundreds of local non-profit and community organizations.
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Description: Crank & Boom Craft Ice Cream started in the back of our family restaurant, Thai Orchid Cafe, with one flavor: Coconut. After making ice cream for about 6 months as a simple dessert option, we noticed some customers were coming in to just buy the ice cream….and they didn’t order any Thai food. From there, we began serving our super premium ice cream at festivals, weddings, parties and schools. The company grew organically from community support and we opened Crank & Boom Ice Cream Lounge in June 2015 in the Lexington Distillery District. Our second location at the Barn at the Summit at Fritz Farm opened in September 2017. Crank & Boom is now sold with 40+ retail partners, like Kroger and Whole Foods and has supported hundreds of local non-profit and community organizations.
Reviewed 4 April 2019 via mobile

My wife and I stopped on the road. After having pizza nearby we came here for ice cream. Smooth and creamy. Nice place and outside seating.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank AymanPhD
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Reviewed 1 April 2019 via mobile

Bourbon Ball Ice Cream!

This place can't be missed. It has an amazing staff who actually enjoy serving you and their phenomenal ice cream/coffee and shakes, with or without alcohol. I have NEVER had better ice cream anywhere (and I'm from Wisconsin, home of frozen custard!).
Wow. Woah. Yum. Get there!

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed 30 March 2019 via mobile

Ordered a flight of ice cream and got to say it's some of the best ice cream ever! My husband and I tried BlackBerry and buttermilk, honey bourbon, vanilla bean, and chocolate brownie. The awesome staff behind the counter gave a sample of strawberry balsamic to show my husband what he was missing and he ate a scoop of that too. The flight was 12 dollars and well worth it!

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed 28 March 2019 via mobile

Small establishment but ice cream and craft drinks were superb! The gentleman working the front counter was amazing, he made the experience so great. Gourmet ice cream, made in house, you have to try it!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank BucketTravelerSis
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Reviewed 24 March 2019 via mobile

If there is a line, it is worth the wait. The bourbon-honey ice cream is great as I normally pair with buttermilk-blackberry but, I finally changed it up tonight and went for the coffee stout with buttermilk black berry. It is an awesome combo. My son had mint oreo.. loved it! My wife had salted caramel as her go to staple - great as always. We plan vacation around stopping in at least twice. See you again soon!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank cyberchef67
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