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Jannettas Gelateria

31 South Street, St Andrews KY16 9QR, Scotland
+44 1334 473285
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (351 reviews)
“gelato” (46 reviews)
“gelateria” (28 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
31 South Street, St Andrews KY16 9QR, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 672 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everyone has heard of Janettas - and by the numbers of customers filling the place late on a friday night, this should be fantastic ice cream. And it was. I will be back.

Thank DavidC856
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here today with my 71 year old mother and four children. Came in and kids wanted ice cream while me and my mum wanted coffee and soup. Due to the amount of flavours kids were looking at them all to decide. We were not...More

Thank Kiz1979
Nicola H, Owner at Jannettas Gelateria, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi I'm sorry you didn't enjoy your visit to Jannettas yesterday. Unfortunately, it is not possible to allow take away items to be consumed within the cafe area, we have notices explaining this at both the gelateria and cafe entrances as well as the area...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious ice cream - really outstanding. It was freezing in November so going in was a brazen thing but worth it. We also had soup and sandwiches on day two - outstanding. They allow samples - I liked Baileys, Maple walnut and Armadillo flavours best...More

Thank bar_kochba
Nicola H, Owner at Jannettas Gelateria, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review. The story surrounding the ghost is that 110 years ago a customer was so overcome by the amazing taste of our ice cream the shock was too much and died on the spot. So from that day forward, as long...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a favourite stop for us after a meal in town. We miss desert wherever we r and go here. Have eaten in the cafe too, light bites usually but ice cream is delicious.

Thank dodonthetrains
Nicola H, Owner at Jannettas Gelateria, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Thanks for the great review. Hope to see you soon for some more pudding, Regards Nicola

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In my opinion the best ice cream in Scotland!!! The also have a first class restaurant attached great menu

Thank Jim L
Nicola H, Owner at Jannettas Gelateria, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Jim What is it they say "The customer is always right !" Many Thanks Nicola

Reviewed 6 November 2017

Excellent ice cream 🍦 great choices,lots to choose from, very friendly staff,down side it’s always very busy so shows what a great place it is, highly recommend

Thank 56Jinx
Nicola H, Owner at Jannettas Gelateria, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Thank you for the five star review it is really appreciated and we hope to see you again soon. Regards Nicola

Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

When eating in St Andrews, skip the dessert course and head for an ice cream. However.....the chocolate sauce that goes hard was stopped, then it was brought back but they don’t put it on cones anymore because it’s too messy! Come on guys, that was...More

Thank Smilefish598
Nicola H, Owner at Jannettas Gelateria, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

Hi Thanks for the review. With regards the chocolate sauce, we no longer have the topping that hardens very quickly when in contact with ice cream, as we are currently trying to source an improved product, so at the moment we are able to offer...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Too many to choose from. Will need to return again and again to try and get through them all!! Only downside was my sons cone broke as we stepped out the shop and when we went back in they had just run out of chocolate...More

Thank PolarBarry
Nicola H, Owner at Jannettas Gelateria, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Hi I'm delighted you enjoyed your visit sorry about the flake and hopefully we will see you again soon. Many Thanks Nicola

Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Very popular and famous. Que out the door. Kids loved it. I'm not an ice cream person but my wife got me a chilli chocolate flavour which was yummy I must admit.

Thank DubaiboyDubai
Nicola H, Owner at Jannettas Gelateria, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Hi Thanks for the great review. Hope to see you again. Regards Nicola

Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Have lost count how many times we have visited here! It's a must when in St Andrews! So reasonably priced for the quality of ice cream. Far too many flavours to choose from but a recent favourite was the pumpkin! The Scottish tablet flavour s...More

Thank Kate S
Nicola H, Owner at Jannettas Gelateria, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Hi Kate We are also looking forward to seeing you again and again. Many Thanks Nicola

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$11
Meals
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:00
Thursday
09:00 - 22:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 South Street, St Andrews KY16 9QR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Fife  >  St Andrews
  • Phone Number: +44 1334 473285
  • E-mail
Description
With our vast amount of flavours and full range of packing sizes we are confident we can meet your specific needs and requirements. For those who are not already stocking ice cream products and are unsure of how to get started, we have over 100 years experience in the ice cream business and can help you with all aspects of the trade including products, equipment and point of sale. For those who are already stocking ice cream but would like to try something new then we would be happy to help.
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