Unit no. #04-K1/K2, The Clementi Mall,
3155 Commonwealth Avenue West, Singapore
Tel : 6659 3831
Opening Hours : 10am - 10pm
Baskin Robbins nex
23 Serangoon Central,
Tel : 6636 6931
Baskin-Robbins is a global chain of ice cream parlors founded by Burt Baskin and Irvine Robbins in 1953, from the merging of their respective ice cream parlors, in Glendale, California. with 3 outlets opened in Singapore, Baskin Robbins is the home of delicious cones,shakes, treats, cakes, pies and more.
If you are dining at Baskin Robbins, remember to try their waffles! They are extremely crispy and go very well with the ice cream - order it as a cone or cup base! As for price, it is reasonable, comparable to other ice cream chains. They give you quite a big scoop so it’s definitely value for money. Moreover, like other ice cream stores, you get to sample the flavours before deciding which to get. I have yet to try their ice cream cakes, but i hope i get the chance to try it soon!!
It has a couple of outlets in Singapore and would recommend it to people with a sweet tooth!
I like Baskin Robbins for their bright colours, cheery staff and unique ice-cream flavours. The colour theme of blue and pink is really bright and cheery, and lifts people's moods up. I usually visit the NEX branch, and I find the staff there to be really cheerful and helpful, recommending flavours to us and giving us lots of samples.
Baskin Robbins has unique flavours such as Cotton Candy and Gold Medal Ribbon. They also have promotions from time to time, and come up with new flavours for customers to try. I love their classic flavours too, such as chocolate brownie and strawberry cheesecake. The servings are quite generous, so I'll say it's pretty worth paying for.
I was so excited when they finally decided to open up a branch in Singapore. I always had to go to Malaysia for my ice cream treat. However, the price here tends to be on the expensive side. It's much cheaper across the Causeway. But do take advantage of the 'pink' promotion. I've heard of someone who just flashed a pink highlighter and got the promotion.
As far as price is concerned, it is reasonable, comparable to other ice cream chains. They do give you quite a big scoop so it’s definitely value for money. As always, you can also try the flavours before deciding which to get. One you have decided, you will discover that the spoon they provide is also especially cute, tipped with a little heart.
One of my favourites is a chocolate raspberry one, with mini chocolate hearts in it. I can’t remember the name but it was absolutely irresistible for girls because of the mini chocolate hearts! The Belgium chocolate was also rich and delicious and I was spoilt for choice.
The yoghurt and sorbert flavours look interesting and also come in a variety of fruit flavours and they are something I would like to try in the future.
Every Thursday, customers who show up at the Baskin Robbins counter (I usually go to the Novena one) with something pink in colour get a scoop on the house. You don’t need to be wearing the pink item, just flashing something (e.g. a pink hanky, a pink sock, a pink brolly) will do.
At least for one day in the week, Baskin Robbins has one over its many competitors.
Whenever I see cotton candy ice-cream, I would think that it would taste like the rainbow ice-cream stick that Paddle Pop sells, but no. Not at BR. Their cotton candy ice-cream tastes like the exact thing, and is really enjoyable when you eat it in the form of ice-cream, and same goes for white chocolate. Cookies and cream tastes like any other, but it is still nice nonetheless.
Baskin Robbins can be rather costly for a small cup, but it's nice to treat yourself to their ice-cream every once in a while, and you can always get a bigger cup and share the cost with a couple of friends. That could possibly lower the cost for each of you.
The only flavor that greatly attracts me is their cotton candy flavor because it is so unique and special.You will rarely find cotton-candy flavored ice cream anywhere else in Singapore.The people who works at this branch always puts on a very warm and friendly smile and it makes you feel really happy buying your dessert there.I also tried their ice cream cake but it was only average because the winning Swenson's ice cream cakes taste so much better,they have so much more to learn from their seniors.
The colors definitely appeals to kids so it makes every dessert indulgence experience a memorable one!
Thankfully, the Singapore outlet delivered. I always go for the Chocolate Peanut Butter - perhaps the best combination ever invented. The peanut butter in the flavour comes in small chunks and is not the usual Skippy salty, thus it really is quite sweet. Not for those without the sweet tooth. Their cones are not very worth it though, they taste pretty much like those available at those traditional kiosks. My complain is that it costs a little higher than the other places I frequent. $3 gets you a decent big scoop at Salted Caramel, whereas it costs about $5 here at Baskin Robbins. Also, when craving for the combo of chocolate and peanut butter, Cold Stone still wins.
No doubt I'll always come back though. The childhood memories associated and the warm homely feel to it never fails to draw me in time and again.
The staff at the Novena Square outlet are always friendly and never fail to greet me with a smile whenever I place my order. Their friendly disposition is a reflection and embodiment of the essence of Baskin Robbins; it is a happy place to be at. The place is never really crowded, perhaps due to the slightly more expensive prices, but provides a great ambience for me and my friends to have a chat over ice-cream or ice-cream cakes.
Every time I visit the store, I never fail to order a slice of my beloved ice-cream flavored cake. Regardless of the flavors available on the day itself, I am always willing to try out new cakes and ravel in the bliss of ultimate sweetness. However, the price for a slice of cake does leave my heart feeling a little empty; no amount of ice-cream can make up for $6.50 worth of a piece of cake. I feel that for this price, the cakes should be of exceptional quality, but sometimes the cakes are hard (due to the fact that they are stored in the freezer in a bid to preserve the ice-cream on top) and leave me expecting more in terms of standard.
I would rather go to NYDC and purchase a nice slice of mud pie for myself if not for the service charge there. Nevertheless, Baskin Robins is one of my go-to places for some friendly banter and cake chatter.
They do however, have a lot of flavours and I have not tried all of them so perhaps I haven't found one I like. They do have frozen yogurt which is a healthier choice compared to ice cream (live cultures!) but are a bit thick and creamy and seem more like ice cream than yogurt. I suppose their speciality still lies in ice cream.
They have a current promotion going on every Wednesday which entitles customers to a free junior size cup for every value cup purchased. You've got to show them something pink in order to enjoy the deal though!
For a occasional treat, I still think they're worth an indulgence. You can always ask their friendly staff to let you try as many flavours as you like to find one you love!