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Vampire Penguin

9135 W Stockton Blvd, Elk Grove, CA 95758-8052
+1 916-683-8779
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good45%
  • Average0%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
18 Oct 2018
“A Nice Change of Pace”
4 weeks ago
“Go to look; don't bother eating.”
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9135 W Stockton Blvd, Elk Grove, CA 95758-8052
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I thought I was getting a yogurt type dish but it was just brown ice. Yuck. Place was crowded with people who seemed to be enjoying whatever it was.

Thank Carol M
Reviewed 19 October 2018

So this place serves ice snow, which I gather is something more than shaved ice but not quite ice cream. It's a bit difficult to adequately describe. I tried a chocolate with almonds selection. I wasn't sure what to expect but found it to my...More

Thank victorfU9469RE
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Our son and daughter-in-law brought us here after dinner for a birthday treat, and we were blown away! The flavor profiles are spot-on and delicious. There are quite a lot of combinations to choose from, and even though this is a sweet treat, it is...More

Thank NonaKnowsTravel
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Have eaten at other Vampire Penguin establishments in the past along with other snow ice places. Ordered a small dessert to go. For $7 very small portion and very bland flavor. Was disappointing for sure, won't be back.

Thank LodiDazzles
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Interesting, fun and delightful. Good service and entertaining. Parking near front door. Prices are OK.

Thank sonnybear47
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Our first time there, we were a bit mystified by all the choices. We were pleased with the strawberry and mango snows. The red bean topping is delicious. Important to get the right combo of topping and snow. Some are tart; some are sweet.

Thank Charlotte S
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

Wish the snow that fell from the sky tasted this yummy. A must check out treat. We used a groupon, but would be glad to visit again without.

Thank Dana C
Reviewed 26 November 2015

This place is amazing. For good reason they call it shaved snow instead of ice. It is so smooth and feels like a moist cake instead of just syrup over crushed ice. They have flavored snow and serve it with different toppings. I had the...More

Thank RandomThinker
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Our first time and we are now hooked. Once bitten your theirs for life! So yummy. Next time I'll be a bit more adventurous and create my own concoction.

Thank Allheart89
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  • Address: 9135 W Stockton Blvd, Elk Grove, CA 95758-8052
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Elk Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 916-683-8779
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