Welcome to
Lottie's Ice Cream Van

Lottie is a retro Mercedes ice cream van, lovingly restored back to her 1980’s glory!

Developed from a crazy idea and even crazier eBay purchase, Lottie is now back on the road!

Lottie (and Ellie) offer customers ice cold drinks, retro lollies and award winning locally sourced bluebells ice cream throughout the East Midlands - have a look where we have been on the events page.

You can also hire Lottie for your wedding, christening, birthday or event Please contact Eleanor for a quote on 07860640162 or send an email through our contacts page.

Lottie's Story

The day we brought Lottie


Lottie gets sanded down


Lottie gets a new coat


Lottie gets her new signs


Lottie's first event


Lottie's first customer


Shakespeare Festival

July 2014

My wedding

June 2014

My wedding

June 2014

My wedding

June 2014

School Prom

June 2014

Barnsdale Hall Wedding

August 2014

Ice Cream

Lottie uses award winning locally sourced ice cream. from Bluebells , in Derbyshire. It is homemade by the family using their cows' fresh milk., which travels less than 20 meters from the milking parlor to production.
Runners up in the BBC Food and Farming Awards 2009
Winners of a Great Taste Gold Award for our Amaretto and Black Cherry Ice Cream
Featured in the Sunday Telegraph's article on the best Vanilla Ice Creams
Runners up in Good Food Magazines Local Food Hero Competition
Winners of 5 different awards in the National Ice Cream Competition 2011

Our Flavours

Amaretto and Black Cherry

Delicious amaretto flavour dairy ice cream with black cherry marbling

Blueberry Yoghurt

A simply irresistible blend of fresh yoghurt and creamy ice cream twisted through with a blueberry swirl.


Real Dairy Ice cream made with Azorie Blue Coffee and Italian chocolate straciatella

Nutty Ella

Sumptuously NUTTY!! A blend of rich chocolate hazelnut ice cream with finely chopped hazelnuts scattered through

Cookies and Cream

Rich, chocolatey cookies dunked in delicious, creamy vanilla ice cream

Devilishly Chocolate

Smooth, Rich, Chocolate dairy ice cream with dark chocolate chunks

Double Cream Vanilla

Real Dairy Ice Cream with Natural Madagascan Vanilla Natural Extract and vanilla pods

Honeycomb Crunch

Dairy ice cream full of gooey and crunchy honeycomb pieces

Irish Cream

A delicious flavour of Irish Whiskey and Cream with cocoa rippled through

Lemon Meringue

Fresh, tangy, lemon flavoured dairy ice cream with meringue pieces


Liquorice flavour dairy ice cream with chewy liquorice bits, we really do do allsorts

Malt Moo Ball

Irresistible blend of real malt, creamy dairy ice cream and chocolate malt balls

Maple and Walnut

Delicious Maple Syrup flavour creamy ice cream combined with the finest, walnuts

Mint Crisp

A mixture of mint flavours gives a cool ice cream with chocolate mint crisp pieces

Orange Cheesecake

Rich Cheesecake dairy ice cream with luxurious orange marbling

Panna Cotta with Wild Fruits

Real Dairy Ice cream with pannacotta flavouring and luxurious wild fruits marbling

Raspberry Pavlova

Creamy ice cream swirled through with Raspberry ripple and meringue pieces

Rum & Raisin

Rum and Raisin flavoured dairy Ice Cream

Simply Bluebells

Real Dairy Ice Cream with no added flavours

Sticky Toffee Fudge

Toffee flavoured dairy ice cream with real fudge piece

Strawberries and Cream

Made with real strawberries

Tropical Coconut

Beautifully creamy coconut ice cream made with real coconut and with Italian dark chocolate Straciatella

White Chocolate Mountain

Rich white chocolate ice cream with lots of white choc bits!!

Wild Fruit Sorbet

A blend of Red currants, Blackcurrants, Blackberries, Wild blueberries, Raspberries and Wild Strawberries

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