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The Bent Spoon

35 Palmer Sq W, Princeton, NJ 08542-3711
+1 609-924-2368
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sorbet” (54 reviews)
“ice cream” (241 reviews)
“gelato” (36 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
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Gluten Free Options
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35 Palmer Sq W, Princeton, NJ 08542-3711
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1 - 10 of 508 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I didn't know dairy free ice cream could taste this good! The double dark chocolate sorbet tasted like the creamiest real ice cream ever! I loved this place. I wish we had one in the south. Cash only!!

Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All I can say is that The Bent Spoon has the most delicious ice cream! We enjoyed evry bite. I had the salted caramel and the chocolate covered matzo treats. My husband had a hazelnut shake. So yummy!!

Thank DinnerClub617
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food is delicious and fresh, house made ice cream and sorbet. Great quality.. Great downtown shopping area in Princeton. Nice to take a stroll whole eating your sorbet.

Thank Mochaladie
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

It is certainly a nice ice cream parlor, but you will be disappointed if you think it is going to be the best ice cream of your life. The space is terrible, just 2 tables. The lines are terrible at peak time

Thank marciadepaulasmith
Reviewed 3 March 2018

In the summer, if you are willing to wait in the line that extends out the door and down the block, you will be rewarded with flavors you could not dream of. We have been a fan of The Bent Spoon since it opened--decades ago!

Thank tingogranny
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

This is the best ice cream place in Princeton.. Hubby & I been there multiple times but yesterday for some reason craving ice cream in rain & drove 45 minutes to get there.. We have tried all other ice cream places but this is the...More

Thank Tia S
Reviewed 16 February 2018

My boyfriend and I love sweets, but the hot chocolate was awful. The drink only comes in one size (which looks like a 6 ounce cup) and yet they charge $4.75. It basically tasted like straight up cocoa powder with only a hint of liquid....More

Thank soccergallystuff
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Decent Ice Cream. There is not much else to it. Long lines in summer gives the sense that his place is a hit with the locals.

Thank Salvatore F
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

I couldn’t hear the employee well and I got something I didn’t expect. Very minimal seating. $2.25 for a cookie but they are good.

Thank 507poconomom
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

This lovely little shop never disappoints. They encourage you to taste their flavor packed creations. I have so many favorites. Open up your mind about what can be transformed into ice cream...then savor every unique flavor. Yum!

Thank Love2jet19
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Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Palmer Sq W, Princeton, NJ 08542-3711
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-924-2368
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Description
Small Batch, Crafted Ice Cream & Sorbet From Scratch Using Seasonal, Local & Organic Ingredients.
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