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La Casa Gelato

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1033 Venables St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6A 3R9, Canada
+1 604-251-3211
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11:00 - 23:00
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Vancouver, Canada
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107 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2013

An attraction as well as an ice cream store, La Casa Gelato is the most interesting, and probably the best gelato server in the city, offering over 200 flavours, including all the standards, many exotics, and some you'd never imagine possible. Free taste spoons available to help you choose. Our favourites include nut kulfi, coconut, basil pernod, chocolate chili, mango... More 

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283 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2013

There were 218 choices, count 'em 218, when we visited. They let you sample so you don't have to order without having a clue. Even though quite busy, the staff was friendly and accommodating. The sampling was part of the fun, then my gelato of choice (of course!).

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Thank emme45
Port Moody, Canada
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324 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2013

This is the best gelato in Vanocuver. We visit only 6 times a year but it is truly is a wll deserved treat. It's a must go when we have out of town guests or are headed downtown for a concert or event. With over 200 flavours, who can resist trying a few new samples each visit. The staff are... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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111 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2013

Went to this shop with a group of family and friends. This was our first time but the other people have visited before. What a shop! Be sure to get your coin first so the servers know you are going to buy one. That way they don't have a problem giving you all the samples you want. There are some... More 

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Javea, Spain
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368 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2013

We were tipped off by cousin to ask for samples .... which makes it even more difficult to choose from the 218 flavours! Have to be honest ... really didn´t like (in fact hated!) the garlic ice cream! Yuch! But the other 217 are fabulous!

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Thank berna57
Calgary, Canada
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51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2013 via mobile

Went here after dining out and what an experience! Unbelievable number of choices and flavors. It is great that you can walk around and sample any of the gelatos before having the difficult decision of which to buy. You wonder how they decide what flavors to make (like pesto and a good one called birthday cake) but hey, the place... More 

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Waco, Texas
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69 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2013

La Casa Gelato continues to grow its selection of flavorful gelato and most everyone will find something worthy of a scoop from over 200 possible choices. Yes 200. Free samples are available IF you are there during a slow period. It wisely accounts for the diversifying community by offering flavors that no one would have imagined: kimchi, wasabi, gorgonzola, curry,... More 

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Langley City, Canada
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30 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2013 via mobile

Tough even to narrow down to try a few to help you make your decision! Today, my first casa gelato decision was one scoop pineapple, coconut and macadamia nut. Delicious!

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Thank Wrldtraveller7
Surrey, British Columbia
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2013

This is my go-to place for delicious ice cream, especially when I have friends or family visiting from out of town! Be aware in the summer time it will be incredibly busy, but be patient, take your time and enjoy the experience. They have 218 flavours to try, so you obviously can't try them all - so be realistic and... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2013

This is our family's favourite ice cream shop. The owner and his family are always on hand to make sure their amazing ice cream is served in a friendly and professional manner. You can have a taste of a multitude of creative and unusual flavours before making up your mind. I always have the blue cheese and pear teamed with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1033 Venables St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6A 3R9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver
  • Phone Number: +1 604-251-3211

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?