If you need to satisfy your sweet tooth or fancy cooling down this summer (if the weather ever improves), there's nothing better to satisfy your needs than a nice chilled milkshake.
Whether you're more of a classic simple banana or chocolate kind of person or you want a weird and wonderful concoction complete with bacon sprinkles (yes, it is thing), we've got it covered.
Choose from chocolate bar flavours, biscuits, pies, sweets... You name it, one of these places has probably got it.
Here are six great cafés, diners and milkshake joints in west London where you can get a nice, creamy milkshake.
All shakes are freshly made-to-order with more than 180 flavours and weird and wonderful combinations.
There's something for everyone from milkshakes, smoothies, fit and healthy shakes made with zero per cent fat free frozen yoghurt, dairy free shakes, gluten-free shakes, protein powder shakes, muscle builder and energy shakes, luxury shakes, crunchy ice shakes - you name it, they have it!
Shake options include:
- Sweety shake: Flavours include Haribo Starmix, Flying Saucers, Maoam stripes and Starbust
- Chocolatey shake: Flavours include Aero Mint, Kinder Bueno and Terry's Chocolate Orange
- American candy shakes: Flavours include Hot Tamales, Wonka Rainbow Nerds
- Cakey shake: Flavours include apple pie, Jamaican Ginger Cake, Battenburg
- Biscuity: Flavours include Ginger Nuts, Jaffa Cake, Party Rings
Kingston: 15 Thames Street, Kingston upon Thames , KT1 1PJ - 020 8392 0092
Uxbridge: Unit B The Market House, High Street, Uxbridge , UB8 1JN - 01895 233321
Ed's Easy Diner
Sit yourself down in one of the all-American booths for a proper movie-style milkshake drink.
Ice cream float flavours include root beer, coke or cherry coke.
Ed's Easy Diner, Westfield Shopping Centre, Ariel Way, White City , W12 7GA
Why not opt for a chocolate bar milkshake? Flavours include Galaxy, Crunchie, Twix, white Maltesers, Smarties and more.
Or if you're more of a fruit fan, there's a huge range of fruity flavours, including Mango Mania, Banana Republic, Strawberry Surprise and Pineapple Hut.
Kingston: 107 Clarence Street, Kingston upon Thames , KT1 1QY - 0208 541 3982
Ealing: 37 New Broadway, Ealing , W5 5AH - 0203 556 7860
Hounslow: 7 High Street, Hounslow , TW3 1RH - 0208 577 9866
Uxbridge: 61 Belmont Road, Uxbridge , UB8 1QT - 01895 713 627
Wembley: Unit 6, Wembley Central Shopping Centre, 455 High Road, Wembley , HA9 7AF - 0208 7952355
Five Guys start with a unique creamy vanilla base, but where you go from there is up to you!
Customise your milkshake with as many of the 11 mix-ins as you like, including chocolate, salted caramel, banana, coffee and more... Or, take your shake to new flavour heights with crumbled, crispy bacon.
Ealing: 2-3 Central Buildings, The Broadway, Ealing , W5 2NT - 020 8567 1723
Uxbridge: 162-163 High Street, Uxbridge , UB8 1JZ - 01895 230396
Westfield London: Lower Mall, Westfield London, White City, W12 7GD - 0208 7407290
Maxwell's Covent Garden
Maxwell's in Covent Garden has become famous for serving up "freakshakes", a decadent mix of milkshake, cake, cream and crazy toppings your childhood self would go nuts over.
Choose from Freakshake From Mars, Strawberry Cheesecake, Oreo Cookie, Banana Fudge, Salted Caramel Doughnut, Salted Caramel and Pretzel, Maxwell's Pecan Brownie, or Malt-Teasing.
Maxwell's, 8 James Street, Covent Garden, WC2E 8BH - 020 7836 0303
There are loads of milkshake flavours to choose from at Bryon, including Salted Caramel, Reese's Peanut Butter Cup, Oreo Cookie, Vanilla, Banana, Chocolate or Strawberry.
Or for a real treat, upgrade your milkshake to a "hardshake" and add a shot of bourbon, Baileys or spiced rum.
Chiswick : 227-229 Chiswick High Road, Chiswick , W4 2DW - 020 8994 2277
Earls Court : 242 Earls Court Road, Earls Court , SW5 9AA - 020 7370 7991
Fulham : 11 Bank Buildings, Fulham Broadway, Fulham , SW6 1EP - 020 7610 3807
Hammersmith : 10 Hammersmith Grove, Hammersmith , W6 0ND - 020 8741 9677
Kensington : 222 Kensington High Street, Kensington , W8 7RG - 020 7361 1717
King's Road : 300 King's Road, Chelsea , SW3 5UH - 020 7352 6040
Old Brompton Road : 93-95 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, SW7 3LD - 020 7589 0630
White City : The Loft, Westfield London, Westfield Shopping Centre, White City, W12 7GF - 020 8743 7755
More of an ice cream fan? Here are some great ice cream parlours in west London to get a fix.