Whether you need a midweek pick-me-up, or hanging out with fellow night owls during the weekend, here’s a handy guide to late night ice cream shops in Singapore that will satiate all your sweet tooth cravings.
Lickers is a neighbourhood artisanal ice cream cafe tucked away in Telok Blangah and Hougang. Open till 2am daily, this humble ice cream cafe is constantly experimenting and coming up with new flavours. While their range of flavours might not be the most extensive, they make up for it in creativity and taste! Oolong Lavender, Yakult Oreo and Milo Mallow are just some of the yummy flavours you'll find here.
Address: 124 Hougang Avenue 1, #01-1446, Singapore 530124 | 6 Telok Blangah Crescent, #01-422, Singapore 090006
Opening hours: 1pm - 2am (Tue to Thu), 12pm - 2am (Fri to Sun), closed on Mon
Open till 2am as well, Tittle Tattle even has free WiFi and public power sockets! Sounds like a nice place to be hanging out with some friends. The cafe is pretty spacious and has a retro theme complete with neon lights, vintage leather furniture and even a real jukebox. Every Friday and Saturday night, there are also live band performances. Ice cream wise, you can go for one of their unique waffle options like Milo Dinosaur, Mango Tango or Tittle Tattle Disaster. And if you're in the mood, pair it with some beer, pizza and fish & chips!
Address: 183 Selegie Road, #01-03, Singapore 188329
Opening hours: 11am – 3pm, 5:30pm – 2am daily
One of the OG ice cream spots in Singapore, Salted Caramel is known to open till late on Fridays and Saturdays so people can stay out for a sweet supper during the weekends. Fans will be familiar with their signature flavours such as Salted Caramel, Earl Grey, Gold Digger and more. They also have a pretty extensive flavours menu, so you’ll never run out of things to try!
Address: 246F Upper Thomson Road, Singapore 574370
Opening hours: 12pm - 11pm (Mon - Thurs, Sun), 12pm - 2am (Fri & Sat)
Hay Gelato has 12 flavours at any one time and you can expect very interesting flavours like Balsamic Strawberry, Meyer Lemon and even Smoked Hay, which is made by smoking real hay and infusing it into a milk-based gelato. What’s different about them is also that their gelato doesn’t come round. Instead, it comes dented at the top, so staff can add complimentary toppings to pair with the gelato flavours!
Address: Multiple outlets
Burnt Cones open real early from 9am to 12am daily, so you can have ice cream at any time of the day! Since opening their doors in December 2020, they've gain a loyal following. Something interesting about them is the choice of cones that they offer. Take your pick from the light, medium, or dark cones! They feature 12 flavours on rotation, and you'll find yummy creations like Fior De Latte (milk), Earl Grey and Butterscotch, or premium flavours like 85% Tiramisu, Stracciamenta (chocolate mint), Pistachio, Scamorza (smoked cheese) and two sorbets!
Address: 105 Clementi Street 12, #01-02, Singapore 120105
Opening hours: 9am - 12am (Mon - Sun)
The decadent, creamy gelato flavours here are churned daily in small batches. Each and every component that goes into in gelato is also hand-crafted – honeycomb, toasted cereal, hot fudge, mango puree... you name it! 18 gelato flavours are available at any one time, and for more indulgence there are add-ons such as waffles, chocolate lava cake and brownies. Open till 1am on weekends, enjoy flavours such as Earl Grey, Cereal Milk, Hojicha and Honeycomb. Or, try out the unique and interesting premium flavours: Ricotta with Pistachio bits, Cinnamon Brown Bread, Lemon curd with Speculoos bits, Honey Chrysanthemum with Cacao nibs and more!