Lick!! What the heck were you thinking with some of the flavors you sell! A total hit or miss with this gelato shop.
After buying a Groupon we decided to head down to soho to try Lick. With our deal we (2 people) got a choice of hot drink each and each a waffle cone with 2 scoops each of any flavor ice cream. We started out with a hot chocolate each which was nice. For gelato flavors I opted...more
Perpetually on the lookout for a good gelato, the gf and I stuck our noses into Lick to see how they stacked up.
We sampled the 'LICK Roche' flavour which I presume is meant to be their take on Ferrero Rocher, though the young lady behind the counter could only describe it as, "Um, chocolate and something else, I think." Brilliant. Because there are 10,000 flavours for you to remember? That's...more
When I asked the young lady what her fave gelato was she said salty caramel. So I ordered that and I think I got the caramel cream. The rest of my family got a banana, chocolate and watermelon. I thought the gelato was so-so. My caramel was lacking caramel flavor. My son's watermelon was very subtle in taste. Then my daughter's banana had a very strong flavor of vanilla. (hmmm).more
A steady stream of people visit this store on Greek Street for their gelato and sorbet. We came here on a weekday evening to spend a Groupon voucher where both of us could have a waffle with a scoop of gelato and a hot drink.
It was nice enough, but I am not otherwise a fan of gelato, so I wouldn't come back to pay full price. The waffle was a bit doughy, perhaps undercooked. It needed to be...more
Ciao! Are we becoming more italian?
Whilst on holiday in Italy, I used to wonder how all the gelato shops survived in the winter. I thought perhaps it didn't get too cold there as it's a lot further south than the UK. I thought perhaps the Italians were hardy souls
However, I've noticed a recent proliferation of ice cream shops opening in London to join old stalwarts like Scoop, which now...more