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chowesq Apr 17, 2007 10:45 AM

Anyone know of a mobile catering ice cream or dessert business? I need one for a birthday party. It needs to be something fun...

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    petangerie RE: chowesq Apr 17, 2007 12:18 PM

    dandy don ice cream , orange county great ice cream carts

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      WestsideLisa RE: petangerie Apr 17, 2007 03:11 PM

      I agree with this. Dandy Don has done a couple of ice cream socials for our company, and everyone has always enjoyed it.


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      petangerie RE: chowesq Apr 17, 2007 12:20 PM

      also sweetcake.com moving till middle of May do a great dessert set up pricey though

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        revets2 RE: chowesq Apr 17, 2007 01:15 PM


        1. gomagoma RE: chowesq Apr 17, 2007 02:30 PM

          How funny.... as I walked by Pinkberry on Sawtelle the other day, I was thinking that they could easily start a mobile froyo biz. With that catchy tune they now have on their website and a cute truck that's painted lime green/pink/white, how cute would that be?

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            mrpullings RE: chowesq Apr 17, 2007 04:02 PM

            Only one place to go - - google Heartschallenger. Fantastic old fashioned ice cream truck (painted in the coolest way) but filled w/ the most imaginative ice cream and candy treats (i.e. Japanese, old fashioned i.c. bars) It's really great - so great the owner is expanding to New York this summer.

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              chowesq RE: mrpullings Apr 17, 2007 04:05 PM

              I have emailed and called Heartschallenger about 50 times...and NO response...

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                mrpullings RE: chowesq Apr 17, 2007 04:34 PM

                I know the owner has been in NY (not that that's an excuse). If I get additional contact info, I'll post it here.

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              normalheightsfoodie RE: chowesq Apr 17, 2007 04:41 PM

              I have used MARIPOSA ICE CREAM IN SAN DIEGO for my daughters birthday party. They are however in San DIego. We did sundae's cone's etc. It was her 1st birthday, totally inapropriate for her, but it was great for the adults and big kids.

              Try a neighborhood shop.

              I am aware that there are Mr/Mrs Softy Trucks.

              Good Luck!

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                kproq323 RE: chowesq Apr 17, 2007 09:01 PM

                i just went to a shower that Sweet Sugar on Melrose did. It was called the Sugar Bar and great stuff. I don't think the store has opened yet, but the owner Ashlee has been doing a bunch of catering and it was adorable. The website has the general info:


                Leave a message for Ashlee. She's great!

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