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Big Gay Ice Cream Debuts Permapop Soft Serve Upstairs at Ace Hotel

Available now, ahead of their opening a block away in Downtown.

Ace Hotel Upstairs Bar
Ace Hotel Upstairs Bar
Elizabeth Daniels
Matthew Kang is the Lead Editor of Eater LA. He has covered dining, restaurants, food culture, and nightlife in Los Angeles since 2008. He's the host of K-Town, a YouTube series covering Korean food in America, and has been featured in Netflix's Street Food show.

The Ace Hotel has been the epicenter of cool this year (along with The Line in Koreatown), but the Downtown boutique has something new to offer: Big Gay Ice Cream at the Upstairs Barreports the LA Times.

Founders Bryan Petroff and Douglas Quint are now offering chocolate, sweet cream, and twist soft serve flavors, with such toppings as rainbow sprinkles, berry sauce, chocolate sprinkles, house granola, and wasabi pea dust. There's even an espresso or booze shot option for those looking for an extra jolt (up or down). NYC-based Big Gay Ice Cream is still building out their brick & mortar a block away, which was hit with various snags from the health department.

Big Gay Ice Cream
Upstairs Bar
The Ace Hotel
929 South Broadway
Los Angeles, CA

Ace Hotel Los Angeles

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