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Piccolo Grande

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102-55 Murray Street | Ottawa, Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario K1N5M3, Canada
+1 613-241-2909
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Wed 09:00 - 21:00
Thu - Fri 09:00 - 22:00
Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Showing 48: English reviews
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457 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

We went as part of a food tour, and liked it so much wecame back for more. Plenty of varieties made on the premises. Not sure of your flavour? They will give you a sample.

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Thank rama1
Ontario, Canada
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55 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

If you crave from an Ice cream after your dinner, then do not miss it at Piccolo Grange; a huge variety of flavors... Your only problem will be which to choose!

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Thank Nader G
Windsor, Canada
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134 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

You can have Sorbet or Ice Cream or both if you want but you'll have to come back a dozen times before you come close to sampling the entire inventory. I was impressed with the eagerness of the staff to be helpful.

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Thank boomgraham
London, United Kingdom
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117 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Hot day and wanted a break. No seats inside as some selfish locals with no food or drink were sat talking; they refused to move for any visitors. No mint choc chip so partner had another mint variety. It was not nice .... tasted of mouthwash! My coffee and maple was good. Had a nicer ice cream later in the... More 

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Thank TeleOp
Providenciales
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

The location is a nice escape but only steps away from the busy byward market area. Excellent quality and the portions are very generous!

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Thank KDRMT
Bradford West Gwillimbury, Canada
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

Very Yummy! And a nice atmosphere. I ordered some mango flavor and some chocolate caramel. So very good! My girlfriend has pistachio and strawberry, both were excellent. Highly recommended.

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Thank Robin B
Ottawa, Canada
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136 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

This gelato shop has been here as long as I can remember (at least 15 years). And I think it's staying power relates to the quality: the gelato, sorbets and sherbets are really good. They have an array of flavors, including more inventive ones (like ginger chocolate or passion fruit). It's not inexpensive, but the smallest size is still a... More 

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Thank KatikaOttawa
Ottawa, Canada
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136 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

This is the perfect place to take that special someone after dinner for a tasty sweet treat. They have so many flavours the tough part will be choosing which one to have. They're a couple of minutes walk away from the center of the market but super convenient no matter where you're coming from. Well worth a visit!

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Thank MItch_in_Ottawa
Ottawa, Canada
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38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

This has been our favorite Gelaterie for many years. Our waistlines can’t take it too often but it is always a treat when we do indulge ourselves. Still wonderful. Huge scoops , great value, fabulous to-die-for flavours. And lots to choose from. All true Italian home made. Even sorbets and sherbets for those watching the calories and/or who can’t tolerate... More 

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Thank Jessie P
Ottawa, Canada
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115 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

I recently went to Picolo Grande with friends for dessert. The gelato is delicious and the ability to taste test before committing is a nice touch. The cherry tastes like cherry pie filling, and the bubblegum was delicious - and without the pieces of bubblegum in it. The staff was happy and helpful. They seem to really enjoy their jobs.

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Thank Adriel17

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 21:00
Thursday
09:00 - 22:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102-55 Murray Street | Ottawa, Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario K1N5M3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > Byward Market Area
  • Neighbourhood: Byward Market Area
  • Phone Number: +1 613-241-2909

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