Fantastic & memorable experiences are built on people.
We look at ourselves, our staff, our suppliers & our customers as one big happy family. We are determined in our efforts to personalise the whole Lickety Split Creamery experience in the eyes, hearts & minds of our customers. We think we’ve created something really special, we hope you’ll agree…
Here at Lickety Split, we believe in giving excellent service with a smile in a nice, clean place to relax and have fun. We are a local family run business and have a very strong family ethic. We continue to strive for top quality, using artisan, multiple award winning ice cream, produced here on the premises, alongside ingredients and products from the local area and across the globe.
Awards and Press
Since our inception in 2007 we have become known as a top recognised brand, not only in the North East, but also up and down the country. We have appared many times in local and national press and radio aswell as appearances in the international Guardian and Sky TV. We have also appeared on the big screen in Nick Parker’s film “Switch”
We have been nominated for more than 50 awards including the 2012 orange business awards, locally we are 3 times winners of the East Durham Business Awards and 2 times runners up in the same awards. We have 2 Sun-fm Business Awards to our name and 1 runners up position. We also finished runner up in the Echo Portfolio Awards, and won an award for our Wedding Package with national magazine Belle Bridal. Nationally we are 2016 national ice cream competition 1st place winners for our cookies ice cream and 2017 1st place winners for our Tahitian vanilla, and have gold and bronze medals for our delicious ice cream made on site. We also have various great taste awards and diplomas for our ice cream. Coast magazine have on 3 occasions named us in the top ten ice cream parlours in the country.
The awards dont end there, our coffee, Tunki, has won many awards and is fairtrade and rainforrest alliance accredited.
Guys and Gals
Cindy was the founding partner of Lickety Split Creamery and it is down to her that you can now visit your favourite venue in Seaham. Cindys background is varied and she is a very creative person. She is a qualified and experienced dressmaker, hairdresser and business owner. She has high customer service expectations after 22 years in the field. Cindy is very approachable and loves speaking to customers.
Carls background can be split in two. 13 years in catering, including working in top restaurants before a change into management where he was catering manager for County Durham Schools. He then moved into banking, working on unsecured loans before moving into mortgages and mortgage litigation. Carl moved from his management position at the bank in 2011 to move to Lickety Split as partner. Carl is also very approachable and loves speaking to customers.
Thanks for stopping by
Welcome to the website of Lickety Split Creamery, the original and first dedicated dessert parlour in the North. Come and visit us to sample our award winning delicious ice cream, which has won two first place awards at the national ice cream competition.
We also offer multi award winning fairtrade coffee and various savoury food options
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