They're not claiming to have the best ice cream in town, but they scoop up a good product with friendly service and their main draw is the innovative way the ice cream is presented. They used shaved ice cream that has a texture somewhere between ice cream and sorbet. It works like this: They take a bit of ice cream, and cut it with a machine in slices, like you'd see with cheese or ham in a deli. It isn't so pretty, so the solution is to add a couple of sugary eyeballs to cute it up, and serve it on a plate in a cardboard tray with two toppings. Staring into the eyes of a cheesecake ice cream with Oreo cookies and chocolate is quite the guilty pleasure.
|Venue name:||Eyescream and Friends||Contact:|
Passeig de Joan de Borbó, 30
|Opening hours:||Mon closed; Tue-Thu 1pm-midnight; Fri 1pm-2am; Sat noon-2am; Sun noon-midnight|
|Transport:||Barceloneta (M: L4)|