Beat The Heat: Popsicles Joints To Try This Summer

    We're in March, and it is only going to get hotter with time (hello, ruthless summers!) So we're shifting base to cooler things. Like some yummy popsicles to slurp on (How about a popsicle-diet, folks?) So if you're a fan of ice-cream's cooler version, welcome to our list. Read on to know where to get the most flavourful and refreshing popsicles in the city. 

    Oasiss Desserts, Matunga & Lower Parel

    Oasiss Desserts

    Mulund East, Mumbai

    This cute dessert parlour in Matunga is famous in the neighbourhood for its unique and super delish cakes and desserts, but it’s the popsicles that have got us excited. You can even make your own popsicle by selecting your candy, dip and topping. Choose from flavours like strawberry, Nutella, Belgian chocolate and jelly, mix and match and play around with combos and enjoy your afternoons with these cutesy popsicles.

    Shell Out: INR 130 onward

    Belo Pops, Lokhandwala & Bandra

    Belo Pops

    Andheri West, Mumbai

    This one's popsicle heaven. And well, no one’s too old to dive into each and every flavour that this dessert parlour in Andheri has to offer, and after sampling their organic, handcrafted flavours we know why Mumbai says this place has the best pops in town. Choose from over 200 flavours that include lychee, coconut, chocolate, oreo cheesecake, vanilla, cookie dough, tamarind chilli lime, strawberry cheesecake and a lot more. They also have gluten-free and sugar-free options available. 

    Shell Out: INR 150 Onward

    Frugarpop, Bandra

    This cute dessert parlour is dessert-date goals, and is super Instagram friendly. Head over on a hot day to enjoy dairy-based and real fruit-based popsicles at this lovely dessert café in Pali Hill. And the best part is that they've vegan options too. Our favourites here are the tiramisu, guava, banana waffle Nutella and blue bounty.

    Shell Out: INR 120 onward

    Icecreamo, Charni Road

    Icecreamo

    Charni Road, Mumbai

    This dessert parlour on Charni Road is a hole-in-the-wall establishment that takes you on a nostalgic journey as you enjoy a popsicle (or two) What we really liked is that the fruit popsicles had real fruits in them. You can choose from a range like litchi, jelly, jamun, chilly guava, watermelon basil, hazelnut cream, and oreo. 

    Shell Out: INR 100 onward

    Iscicle, Andheri

    Iscicle

    Andheri West, Mumbai

    This dessert parlour in Andheri is another hidden gem that we managed to stumble upon on our quest for good popsicles around our neighbourhood. They have water, fruit and milk-based popsicles and they are priced between INR 100 to INR 175. They have interesting flavours like paan, guava, mango, fruit fusion or mango cream to choose from.   

    Shell Out: INR 130 onward

    Bombay Popsicles, Sion

    Another one that we swear by, Bombay Popsicles is known for their spicy guavas, pinacolada pops, and tiramisu pops that are made using fresh ingredients and even seasonal flavours. So let your taste-buds get the sweet kick of their delish popsicles soon, and thank us while you're slurping on the flavours! 

    Shell Out: INR 100 onward

    Smiley Pop, Andheri

    Smiley Pops

    Andheri West, Mumbai

    If you're not a dessert person, you've got to try their insane popsicles to change that! Smiley Pops does tiny pops in vibrant colors that aren't just Instagrammy, but also delicious. Get your hands on the Belgium Milk Chocolate pop, Belgium Dark Chocolate pop, Chocolate Hazelnut, Raspberry, Golden Vanilla, and Strawberry pop without fail. 

    Shell Out: INR 100 onward