With the Sun giving serious competition to people as to who is hotter, denizens have found their own ways of respite. While some prefer to stay indoors, others visit malls and restaurants to spend some time. In this scorching heat, what better than the sweet coolants like ice-cream, gelato, foamy shakes and the classic lassi to calm down and chill you instantly?
Here are some scoops of frozen and sips of chilled treats besides their destination which will let you stay cool during these sultry months of Bhubaneswar!
Gelato Vinto (IRC Village, Bhubaneswar)
This place has been credited with the tag of producing super light and 95% fat free gelato which is as natural as possible. Their delicious and 100% veg treats melt to create a heaven on the taste buds!
Foodie Tip: Try out their Blueberry Yogurt, Alphonso and Belgium Chocolate to satiate your cravings. Also get an insight on the difference between ice-cream and gelato.
Mad Moose (KIIT College Road, Bhubaneswar)
You would have never imagined so many variants of chocolate all your life! More than that, Mad Moose’s slurpy and yummy sundaes will push your imagination a tad further.
Foodie Tip: Stay safe with the basic Choco Moosy or take a risk with Death by Chocolate sundae!
Pabrai’s Fresh and Naturelle (Near Pal Heights, Bhubaneswar)
As the name suggests, a plethora of natural flavoured ice-creams are available here not just to provide respite from the soaring temperature but also to cook up a good mood on any given day.
Foodie Tip: Stick to the clichéd yet classic best, Nolen Gur and Tender Coconut flavoured ice-creams or else have a go at the exotic Mascarpone cheese with a dash of candied fruits.
Giani Ice Cream (BMC Bhawani Mall)
Be it their cold stone version or the crispy cone form, the thick and rich ice-cream is too delicious to resist. The founders of this place have even gone a step further by creating exciting combos of Faluda and ice-cream!
Foodie Tip: No tip, just gorge onto those sinful sundaes and cheat your diet regime once in a while. We are sure you will love them!
Blue Haven (BMC Keshari Mall)
Shakes, Slushes and Crushes are the specialty of this place. These are really indulgent enough to relax and rejuvenate your senses!
Foodie Tip: Apart from succumbing to their tempting range of mocktails and various chilled drinks, do check out their exclusive hookah and Chinese delicacies!
Narula Frozen Treats (Bhawani Mall Road, Saheed Nagar)
Defining class and elegance, Narula has left no stone unturned in its desserts section too. The best part is, you get to customize your own ice cream and select from sprinkles, choco-chips or Gems.
Foodie Tip: Its Italian Gelato range is simply irresistible!
Jeet Gola (In front of BMC Bhawani Mall)
Remember those Pepsi ice pipes in Kala Khatta and orange flavours? You definitely miss them, right? But now you have a destination where you can have exactly the same taste but in form of ice Golas!
Apart from these joints you always have outlets of Baskin Robbins, Celesty Ice cream, Kwality Wall Swirls and Happiness Station etc. to your rescue.