HOME > Chowhound > Los Angeles Area >
What have you made lately? Get great advice
TELL US

Toasted Pecan Madagascar Vanilla shake at Lucky Devil's

k
kevin Jul 24, 2006 09:38 PM

anyone tried this? is it really like the midwestern oddity frozen custard? thanks. it sounds good.

if it is in fact like custard, and not just your classic shake.

  1. Upload a photo (10 MB limit)
Delete
  1. j
    jeffro Jul 24, 2006 10:39 PM

    The custard is similar to the stuff you get in the Midwest. I had the shake several weeks ago and it was ridiculously thick. My spoon was barely making a dent, let alone a straw. I had to send it back because my ass wanted a milk shake, not a chunky blizzard.

    The guy behind the counter blended it with a little more milk and lo and behold, it became as SHAKE! I then drank the whole thing, promtly rushed home and shit out a sundae. Totally worth it though....

    3 Replies
    1. re: jeffro
      a
      AquaW Jul 24, 2006 11:20 PM

      not exactly how'd I describe it ;) .... but yea, shakes there are thick. Thankfully I usually work my shakes slowly (esp. if eating food) so it eventually became just right (whereas most would turn into a puddle blobs.)

      1. re: jeffro
        blackbookali Jul 24, 2006 11:39 PM

        Did you have anything else there Jeffro? Im quite curious about the Kobe beef burger. My office is walking distance . . . . so I dont think I will have to rush home! ;-) SIGH!

        1. re: blackbookali
          Mrs Fang Jul 25, 2006 04:39 AM

          I thought the bacon/gorgonzola/kobe burger was quite good, as were the fries, but the reason I'll go back is the beer. At least you wouldn't need a DD on the way back to the office.

      2. j
        jeffro Jul 24, 2006 11:43 PM

        had the burger. Really not that fantastic. Father's Office, Hungry Cat and 25 Degrees surpass lucky devil's burger. Service is friendly but very disorganized.

        Granted, I did eat the whole thing.

        1. c
          cyberroo Jul 25, 2006 02:10 AM

          The shake is like heaven in a milkshake jar. It's definitely custard, and it's amazing. It is really thick - I don't know that they put milk it at all, normally.

          The burgers are good, but the Mac & Cheese is out of this world and only $7.

          Show Hidden Posts