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Ripped off by Baskin Robbins.

Postby 89ARIES » Wed Jun 29, 2011 11:55 pm

Baskin Robbins 31 flavors. Originally a California only chain. Very good ice cream, expensive prices. A two sccop ice cream cone costs $5.00 now. Here is howgot partly ripped off, but
still saved money. The Baskin Robbins on Topanga Canyon Blvd in Chatsworth is advertising $1 dollar scoop Tuesdays after 6PM. Here is what happened:

1. I got charged $1.50 per scoop.
2. I received a smaller scoop per scoop than the previous week.
3. When I asked the teller, who said its $1.00 per kiddy scoop, he told me that I got the "larger" portion which was still smaller than the regular scoop I had paid $2.50
for the week before.
4. I had told them I was here for the $1.00 scoop, but they proceeded to charge me $1.50 anyway.
5. They actually had three scoop sizes with three different scoopers. They gave me the medium one for $1.50 without telling me, and it was still smaller
than the third size which was the bigger size I was used to.

Rip off scam artists. I will try scoop Tuesdays at the other one which is friendlier towards poor college students and offers discounts.
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Re: Ripped off by Baskin Robbins.

Postby nszotovich » Thu Jun 30, 2011 1:57 am

Buying from corporate chains is opening yourself up for disappointment. Try buying from as many local "Mom and Pop" stores as you can.

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Re: Ripped off by Baskin Robbins.

Postby MyDodgeDip » Thu Jun 30, 2011 12:35 pm

you want real ice cream sticker shock, go into coldstone creamery.

Re: Ripped off by Baskin Robbins.

Postby duked » Thu Jun 30, 2011 2:19 pm

cold stone is worth it though that stuff is sooooooo goood and they usually have real good coupons.
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