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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped for a sweet treat to share when visiting the Royal Mile. The guy serving was very friendly and the home made ice cream with snickers in was delicious. We opted to share a donut which was perfect for an afternoon snack. Restaurant was clean...and tidy and Covid secure. The donut was dressed perfectly on the plate and so tasty.More

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Only stopped as we passed because the shop looked so inviting. We had a gelato doughnut and my boyfriend had a milkshake. The doughnuts were absolutely amazing stuffed full of gelato and so well presented and the strawberry milkshake was to die for. Absolutely recommend.

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent service. Very clean place. Friendly staff most welcoming. Nice atmosphere. Ice cream is really good and latte is nice. Five out of five

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed 6 September 2021

Gelato is real ice-cream. High quality. Smoov create exceptional flavours and serve generous quantities at good prices. Lucky enough to stumble across it today.

Date of visit: September 2021
Reviewed 31 August 2021

The place itself was good, the doughnuts were delicious and enjoyable. The lady on the counter does need to calm down and stop trying to rush through everything. It's almost as if she is trying to get rid of you and it doesnt come across...well considering customer service is massive for most people. I have seen a couple of reviews saying the same thing below which shows I cant have been the only one who noticed.More

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed 25 August 2021

if you are in the area you must try this place polite staff nice flavours waffles are very good too good variety

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed 23 August 2021

Utterly the best Gelato that I have had in a long time. Its all made fresh in front of you and everything on the menu is delicious, YOU HAVE TO GO!

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed 22 August 2021

My kids loved it! Friendly and helpful staff. Nice flavours and something different for kids to try. Their ice cream donut was amazing!

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed 21 August 2021 via mobile

The ice cream is fine, not amazing as they advertise, the salted caramel was very artificial tasting and the dark chocolate wasn’t dark chocolate it was just normal chocolate and they only had about 2 other flavours but it was ok for the kids. However...what really wasn’t fine was the ego maniac that serves the ice cream who seems to have run wild with the small amount of authority she has been given and runs the place like her own little army camp.More

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed 20 August 2021 via mobile

Delicious gelato doughnuts, a happy mix between waffle and ice cream. The staff were helpful and friendly, a great end to a family night out

Date of visit: August 2021
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Smoov Gelato Coffee is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5