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“Some of the best ice cream we've ever eaten”
Review of Lix

Lix
Ranked #1 of 21 Dessert in Puerto Vallarta
Certificate of Excellence
Description: Handmade luxury artisan ice cream & frozen filled bananas smothered with belgian chocolate, made in small fresh batches each week. The best quality ingredients are used, including our belgian chocolate from our other shop, Xocodiva.
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Description: Handmade luxury artisan ice cream & frozen filled bananas smothered with belgian chocolate, made in small fresh batches each week. The best quality ingredients are used, including our belgian chocolate from our other shop, Xocodiva.
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Apparently only one happy, friendly woman runs this place, and she has a really good business. There are nice padded benches outside for sitting with your ice cream and watching the foot traffic mill around you. Good selection of flavors. The passion fruit sorbet is incredible. Flavors posted in English and Spanish.

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todd a, Owner at Lix, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for the review. We have four employees at Lix depending on the time of day there could be one or three people working. Glad you enjoyed the sorbet.

Todd

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Reviewed 11 November 2017

Lix has an interesting array of flavors, and I was a regular here. This season, 2017, they raised their prices to be similar to what we would pay in Canada for this specialty kind of ice cream (75 pesos for two scoops), but the cost of contents, labour and rent are so much cheaper here. I find the price to be a form of gouging, so I go instead to a place on the Malecon that serves an interesting choice of gelato. It is just as good, some may say better, but I don't feel I'm being gouged.

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todd a, Owner at Lix, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2017

Dario,

We appreciate the feed back but the prices were raised for the first time in four years. The cost to produce ice cream is more here, especially for artisan ice cream. The rents, utilities and wages have been going up every year so in order to keep our business open we have to raise prices. Everyone assumes everything is cheaper here in PV but that is not the reality. To get quality it costs a little more.

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

Not alot of choices but what they have is scrumptious. Cups and cones abound and the line can get a little tight at times. Salted Caramel is the BEST

Thank JLo5424
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todd a, Owner at Lix, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thanks for the feedback. We are trying to add more flavors but the space is limited

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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Super creamy ice cream with fantastic flavors. The shop is small and offers limited seating out front, but don't let that stop you from popping in. One scoop ran about $35 peso and is served either in a cup or a sugar cone. They offer free samples to help you decide. The types of ice cream offered changes but I would recommend the peanut butter or mocha fudge. Soooo good! They are open until 11 which makes for a perfect late night snack.

Thank Ray Ray G
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todd a, Owner at Lix, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We appreciate the review and glad you enjoyed. I love the peanut butter ice cream too. But I think I love them all.

Todd

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Reviewed 5 August 2017

Great place to cool off after some spicy tacos. Great ice cream spot with couches outside. Also have some really good frozen banana's.

Thank BradleyandMia
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todd a, Owner at Lix, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

So glad you enjoyed the ice cream and bananas. We take a lot of pride in our products and are glad when others appreciate the effort. Thanks for coming in and we look forward to seeing you there again.

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