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Blockhead's Shavery Company

Restaurants, Ice cream parlors West L.A.
3 out of 5 stars
(1user review)
 (Photograph: Jakob N. Layman)
Photograph: Jakob N. LaymanBlockheads Shavery Co.
 (Photograph: Jakob N. Layman)
Photograph: Jakob N. LaymanBlockheads Shavery Co.
 (Photograph: Jakob N. Layman)
Photograph: Jakob N. LaymanGreen tea shaved ice at Blockheads Shavery Co.
 (Photograph: Jakob N. Layman)
Photograph: Jakob N. LaymanBlack sesame shaved ice at Blockheads Shavery Co.

Time Out says

Teenagers, families and sugar hounds alike flock to this perpetually packed emporium for "snow cream"—Hawaiian shaved ice meets ice cream in layers of icy ribbons. Start with a base flavor from original and black sesame to seasonal mango and avocado, then choose your own adventure with toppings from boba to brownie bites and "drizzles” such as condensed milk and chocolate sauce. The blackboard menu guides you through the three-step, build-a-bowl process and lists favorite house combos. We love green tea snow cream with red bean, chewy mocha (rice cakes) and sweet condensed milk.

By: Joshua Lurie



Address: 11311 Mississippi Ave
Los Angeles
Opening hours: Mon-Thu 12:30-10:30pm; Fri, Sat 12:30-11:30pm; Sun 12:30-10pm
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Users say (1)

3 out of 5 stars

Average User Rating

3 / 5

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This place seems to cultivate a cult-like following, but I've never had anything here that was better than merely "good." Also, I guess it's a good thing to complain about, but I always feel like I have way more shaved ice than I can eat.