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11 Halal Ice-Cream Cafes In Singapore That'll Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth


Faruq Senin •  Jul 08, 2020


[UPDATED 2 June 2022]Finding a shop sellingdelicious halal ice cream in Singapore might be quite a tricky task. Now that we can head out in a larger group, we're sure many of you are looking for ways to spend quality time with your loved one! 🤗 What better way to do that than to catch up over the best halal dessert in Singapore. That's why we've rounded up these 11 halal spots serving halal ice cream (including those with waffles) in Singapore!

1. Smitten Ice Cream Bar

Credit: emeliafooddiary on Instagram If you're planning to hang out with loved ones at Simpang Bedok, be sure to check out Smitten Ice Cream Bar, the latest halal-certified joint in the neighbourhood! Located just beside Enak-Enak HK Tea House and Spize, the ice cream spot has 18 ice cream flavours and opens till 1AM on Fri-Sat. Some of the yummy flavours you can expect are Mexican Vanilla, Salted Caramel Almond, Thai Milk Tea, Tropical Soursop and more! Other than waffles, you can have your ice cream with brownies and crispy croissants too!Halal status: Halal-certified Find out more on Tribes

2. Momolato

Want to refresh yourself after a long day out? Maybe you don't feel like having the conventional chocolate or vanilla ice cream. Then Momolato's just the place for you! Get your fix of Korean Strawberry Cheesecake Ice Cream, Momolato's bestseller, with no added sugar and is even Keto-friendly. Most of the flavours here are! These guilt-free options are perfect for anyone wanting a healthier treat.😜Halal status: Halal-certified Find out more on Tribes

3. Gelare

Gelare is always a go-to spot for waffles and ice-cream! In case you're wondering, all Gelare outlets are halal-certified. If you're looking for a weekday treat, be sure to come on a Tuesday for their half-priced waffles Gelare's ice-cream has no artificial ingredients and is rich in flavour, with a chewy texture. From classics like Honey Malt Crunch to Macadamia Nut, Cookie Dough and more, it's always comforting to have Gelare's ice-cream! Halal status: Halal-certified Find out more on TribesP.S. Check out these 14 halal dessert spots in Singapore for your hangouts!

4. Hey Sugar

Step into HEY SUGAR and its Insta-worthy pink tones, fairy lights and neon signs will greet you! This hidden gem in Choa Chu Kang has interesting ice-cream flavours like cotton candy bubblegum and Milo dinosaur. Or else, you can go with more conventional flavours like strawberry cheesecake, rocky road chocolate or earl grey too. Try it with charcoal (their best-seller!) or red velvet waffles and you'll satisfy your ice-cream and waffle cravings! Halal status: Halal-certified View MoreP.S. Missing the smell of pastries? Check out these 18 halal bakeries in Singapore!

5. Three's A Crowd

Tucked away in Tampines, Three's A Crowd cafe specialises in handcrafted ice-cream, homemade waffles, cakes and milkshakes. If you love all things chocolate, their dark chocolate ice-cream called Leegacy will leave you satisfied. Prefer something refreshing instead? Then try their grapefruit and berry for a none dairy alternative. Other must-try flavours are dark glanduia, roasted pistachio and unicorn pop. Three's A Crowd's churros waffles with coconut ice-cream is also a crowd-pleaser. The best part? It's topped chocolate sauce and dark cocoa powdered on top with cinnamon sugar and a toasted marshmallow, making every bite a treat. We hear their chocolate lava cakes are exceptional too! Halal status: Halal-certified Find out more on TribesP.S. Looking for places to hang out at but without the crowds? Check out these 11 halal neighbourhood cafes in Singapore!

6. Olivye Cafe

What's the difference between gelato and ice cream?  🤔 A visit to Olivye Cafe will tell you that a gelato is evidently softer and richer in flavour than the typical ice cream. But if you don't believe it, then you'll have to find out for yourself by trying their signature flavour, the Yoghurt Strawberry for a creamy and tangy taste all in one bite. Or maybe their Cornflake with Cookies for that extra crunch. Olivye Cafe even has gelato cakes that are so rich and decadent! Choose between their Blackforest and Blueberry & Lime gelato cakes which are both so delicious (and pretty to look at of course!). Halal status: Halal-certified Instagram

7. Overrun

At Overrun, you’ll be overwhelmed with the flavours they have to offer. One of the most popular flavours is the Chendol which comes with coconut shavings, gula Melaka and green jelly. They occasionally come up with interesting flavours too such as brown sugar pearl milk tea, bandung, bubblegum and more! If you're tucking into this sweet treat on the go. You could probably share a cup of the ice cream with a friend as the portions are generous for prices from $6 onwards. Halal Status: Muslim-owned Find out more on Tribes

8. Swensen's

You can't talk about halal ice-cream in Singapore without mentioning Swensen's ice-cream! Most of us grew up with Swensen's amazing ice-cream and ice-cream cakes selection. The best to share with your loved ones is their Earthquake - featuring 8 scoops of ice-cream and 8 toppings. Their sundaes are equally yummy. Sticky chewy chocolate or Durian Supreme, anyone? For a mix of hot and cold, their Banana and Apple Crumble with ice-cream will do just the trick! Halal status: Halal-certified Find out more on TribesP.S. If you love IG-worthy places, you'll love this list of 10 Instagrammable halal cafes and restaurants in Singapore!

9. Sueno Cafe

Tucked all the way in Admiralty, Sueno Cafe is a hidden gem you need to visit! Their gelato flavours will satisfy your ice-cream cravings. Delight your taste buds with their earl grey with figs, hazelnut rocher, chocolate rocky road and even espresso if you need that pick-me-up. Not to mention that their waffles prices start at just $3.90! Take your pick from original, charcoal or red velvet flavours to go with your ice-cream. Halal status: Halal-certified Find out more on Tribes

10. Ice Cream Chefs

If you’re a fan of unique flavours, Ice Cream Chefs’ selection of ice cream will surprise you 😃 With flavours like Kaya Lotee (there’s bread crumbs in this one!) and Crème Brulee, you might even forget that you’re eating ice cream. Durian lovers can indulge in their Durian Decadence, which is made with D24 durians so you can get your durian fix at home ? Some of their recommended flavours are Kinder Bueno, Earl Grey Tea Latte and Pista (made from 100% pistachios!). Halal status: Halal-certified Instagram

11. Waffle Place by Royz Et Vous

Waffle Place specialises in premium waffles from sweet to savoury, which means that it has an extensive menu for you to look at! While the cafe serves a large selection of savoury waffles, you’re probably reading this guide for the desserts with ice cream so you can’t go wrong with their Apple Crumble waffle that’s topped with cinnamon infused apple, maple yoghurt, cherry coulis, buttered crumbs and a swirl of vanilla soft serve.Halal status: Muslim-owned Find out more on Tribes Time to SHARE this list with your friends and loved ones and have your ice-cream hangouts at these awesome places!