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Black Vanilla - CLOSED

32 Tranquil Vale | Blackheath, London SE3 0AX, England
+44 20 8852 0020
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
25 Apr 2016
“Best Iced coffee ever”
4 Apr 2016
“Best ice cream ever”
Restaurant Hours Closed
32 Tranquil Vale | Blackheath, London SE3 0AX, England
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

Delicious ice creams and the best iced coffee I have ever tried made by manager Deborah. Had it in summer, came back next week but other staff told me iced coffee was not available( laziness I assume as they were not busy).

Thank AnnTri
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Best ice cream - with the exception a gelateria in Rome.... Great vanilla, sorbet, chocolate ! We were waiting 45' to enter the small gelateria but we were very satisfied with the variety of the ice creams, the quality, the service and the price.

1  Thank Cynthie2013
Reviewed 9 March 2016

Without a doubt the best place in Blackheath to grab coffee on those cold wintery mornings, or ice cream to enjoy in the sun on the heath in the height of summer.

Thank stuart p
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Great for a quick snack, coffee and Gelato! Often drop in with kids at the weekend or in the school holidays

Thank llbcjmsll
Reviewed 30 December 2015

Amazing selection of ice-cream, huge portions and all flavours are really terrific. They will let you sample as many as you like for free. The coffee is also fantastic.

Thank sunworshipperDublin
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Picture the scene, sunny day in London Blackheath, mooching around the area taking in all the sights and you need something cold to eat maybe an ice-cream and then you stumble upon Black Vanilla with the most amazing ice-cream you can get this side of...More

Thank hermajestyLondon
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Love love love it the best ice cream in town, you just have to see the queue on the foot path when it is sunny! a must go.

Thank claire069
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

Tiny shop so not a lot of room to sit. Ice cream is delicious, had vanilla and chocolate, both very good. One scoop is more than enough!!

1  Thank gotravelling76
Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

Love the pibk grapefruit sorbet My boyfriend love the chocolate icecream. Friendly staff A little pricey but it is london

Thank Irishvicki
Reviewed 15 July 2015

This may be a cafe but there is so little space and the seats are basically window boxes that its not worthwhile eating here. If you feel like an ice cream on a sugar cone, this is probably the only place you will find one...More

Thank Jenny B
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$4 - US$8
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Tranquil Vale | Blackheath, London SE3 0AX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8852 0020
  • E-mail
At Black Vanilla we focus our passion and creativity to create our multi award winning, handcrafted gelato and sorbetto using the finest, fresh ingredients. Our dedicated team of chefs bring obsession and a wealth of experience to every spoonful, something evident from the first taste.
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