For Malaysians, there’s love for food. There’s love for desserts. And then, there’s love for ice cream. With the local ice cream parlours and brands abound, it is no longer a dream to get the most flavourful ice cream experience that suits our taste buds. Here is a list of 10 local ice cream parlours and/or makers in Malaysia that you should give them a try, if you have not.
1) AEBout Ice Cream
Launched just recently in November, AEBout Ice Cream is the latest addition to the booming café prospect in Sri Petaling. Though this ice cream specialty shop serves artisanal ice creams made in and imported from New Zealand, the owner Nicole makes sure the flavours and quality are more than just satisfying. Let alone the price which is reasonably maintained. Some of the must-tries at AEbout Ice Cream are After Mint and Triple Chocolate.
No. 3, Jalan Radin Bagus 6, Bandar Baru Sri Petaling, 57000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2) Fat Baby Ice Cream
Fat Baby Ice Cream makes great tasting ice cream from things that taste great! Imagine flavours such as coconut candy, apple crumble and cornflakes. The team takes their ice cream very seriously, making all the ice cream bases and mix-ins from scratch. Only a handful of ingredients go into each tub and nothing artificial is added to the ice cream at all. Visit Fat Baby today as they promise to keep you grinning with ice cream made from shedloads of love.
47, Jalan SS 15/4B Subang Jaya, 47500 Selangor
3) The Ice-Cream Project
Located in Johor Bahru, The Ice-Cream Project (TIP) is a self-serve join bringing you the best quality of ice cream. Here at TIP, they serve homemade ice creams, cookies and beverages. Its recipes are vegan-friendly, consist of only dairy products. They promise there’s no rennet, and animal gelatin, not even additive or preservative added so you can be assured good quality ice-cream with every spoonful. Be a convert and go try TIP’s ice cream today! The team guarantee you will love it!
31 Jalan Dhoby, 80000 Johor Bahru
As its name suggests, Softsrve is an artisanal ice cream parlour that specializes in creating unusual soft ice cream experience. While soft serve is not something new, this shop is responsible for all the hype about soft serve ice cream transpired in town. We totally understand why given its smooth ice cream texture available in interesting flavours such as red velvet cheesecake and root beer. Softsrve also makes sure your ice cream get served in an Instagram worthy moment.
31, Jalan SS21/1A, Damansara Utama, 47400, Petaling Jaya, Selangor, 47400 Kuala Lumpur
5) The Potong Artisan Pops
Remember the good old days as a kid waiting for the “potong man” on his bicycle. The humble treat though limited in variety brought so much happiness. This is what Potong Artisan Pops is all about, to bring the Potong experience forward with every handmade popsicles using only the 100 % fresh natural ingredients with a modern twist on flavors with no preservatives or any other horrids. Enough said. You’ll know how good their flavours are after you give them a try!
6) Forty Licks
What started out as a need to satisfy a craving for a creamy and an intensely flavoured ice cream, became an obsession. Today, Forty Licks takes pride in making ice cream by hand in small batches using only the best ingredients, with no additives or preservatives. From earl grey to thai tea flavour, forty licks vows to produce one of the creamiest and most decadent ice cream you will ever taste.
Mention coconut ice cream, the first name that appears in most of our heads is Sangkaya. Its name synonymous to delicious coconut ice cream, Sangkaya serves handcrafted coconut ice cream in fresh coconut shells and classic takeaways. Sangkaya’s ice cream is freshly made daily and uses only the finest ingredients with GM free and no artificial additives or preservatives.
8) Pops Malaya
Founded in 2013, Pops Malaya’s mission is to create gourmet pops in all kinds of fruit flavour as natural as they can. They are here to serve the purest ice cream fruit pops that are palate-teasing and taste just like the real fruits. Of course they will taste like the real fruits since the team at Pops Malaya insists to use only fresh fruits without added artificial additives or preservatives to produce the pops. If you love something fruity and refreshing, look no further than Pops Malaya.
9) The Last Polka
If you're looking for great tasting homemade ice cream in Kuala Lumpur, The Last Polka should not be missed. Made with 100% natural ingredients, The Last Polka combines its creamy French-style ice cream with the regional Asian flavours we love. From Salted Gula Melaka to The Tarik, The Last Polka knows what Malaysians are craving for. The Last Polka stocks its ice cream at cafes around Klang Valley and is more than happy to cater for your events too.
10) Polar Bear Softcreme Parlour
Polar Bear Softcreme Parlour features healthy frozen treats with tangy and lovely flavors that are perfect for dessert lovers. Polar Bear offers 2 types of ice cream - soft served ice cream (milk-based) & FROYO (frozen yogurt). Using fine ingredients and authentic recipes, Polar Bear’s ice creams will draw a big smile on your face. Some of our personal favourites of Polar Bear are Sesame and Rose Lychee flavours.
IKON Connaught - 160, Jalan Cerdas, Taman Connaught, 56100 Kuala Lumpur,, 56100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia