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hungryabbey Aug 20, 2006 08:52 PM

I'm wondering where is a good place to go for desserts. I am looking for a place with cakes or crepes or waffles AND ice cream (so I can have both).. I go to Demetres every weekend, Ive also gone to Cafe Frappe a few times on the Danforth. and Im ready for something new, with good quality ice cream, no dairy queen kind of crap. Any ideas?

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    cookbook RE: hungryabbey Aug 20, 2006 10:26 PM

    I've heard from credible sources that Boba and Pangea have TRULY amazing desserts. Not sure if they're the waffle and ice cream type- they may be a little more pastry chef inspired, but from what I gather- they are top of the line and mouth-wateringly good.

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      Redshifted RE: cookbook Aug 21, 2006 04:00 AM

      Both excellent choices. Boba has a sampler dessert platter ("the Grand Dessert") with a bit of most of their desserts so you'll get ice cream, sorbets, cake, pie, pudding, cookies, small creme brulee, etc., etc. It's a dessert lovers dream and a great deal for $13.

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        Hungry30 RE: cookbook Jun 19, 2008 03:51 PM

        Haven't ben to pangea in the past year but in recent years, I have had some of the best desserts ever there

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          pinkprimp RE: cookbook Jun 19, 2008 09:58 PM

          Definitely not the waffle and ice cream type (Pangaea) but REALLY yummy desserts.

        2. Olivia RE: hungryabbey Aug 20, 2006 10:37 PM

          Sicilian Sidewalk Cafe in Little Italy has great ice cream and gelato as well as waffles and crepes.

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            hungryabbey RE: hungryabbey Aug 21, 2006 01:03 AM

            Thanks guys, I'll check it out!!

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              grilledcheese RE: hungryabbey Jun 21, 2008 08:41 AM

              Not waffles & ice cream, but the "tapas" bar at Chiado has amazing _desserts_.

              Or were you looking for desert cuisine? ;-)

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                hungryabbey RE: grilledcheese Jun 21, 2008 12:56 PM

                this is pretty old. Im not sure what I was looking for at the time. haha. But thank you everyone.. I will try to get to Chiado for a treat and a drink some time this summer!

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              phoenikia RE: hungryabbey Jun 21, 2008 02:56 PM

              Il Gelatiere on Mt Pleasant at Soudan has crepes, as well as amazing gelato.

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                sloweater RE: phoenikia Jun 22, 2008 08:09 PM

                I second Il Gelatiere. I hope you don't mind a line up, but it is worth lining up for!

              2. happycamper RE: hungryabbey Jun 21, 2008 04:36 PM

                Dessert Trend on Harbor.

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