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Viale Col di Lana 8, 20136 Milan, Italy
+39 02 8940 8459
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11:00 - 23:00
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Bochum, Germany
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My brother told me that this is one of the best ice cream he ever had and I couldnt believe it but he's right, its so good. They have some classic sorts and some extraordinary sorts and it is really good. Try strawberry, salted chocolate and fig with cheese. The price is also good for ice cream.

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Thank Romy-Ami
Belgrade, Serbia
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Ice cream is of very good quality but the small cup is too small, which makes it pricier from some other places with also very good ice-cream.

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Thank Dragan V
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59 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

I would not recommend this gelateria over any of the other great finds in Milan. The gelato is way to soft and creamy. It does have innovative flavors.

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Thank Jessica V
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

This was the first gelato i tried in Milan and I keep coming back for more. There's a solid selection of flavors (cafe and cremino Riva reno are my favorite) and a pleasant setting to enjoy it. Highly recommended for genuinely good and gimmick free gelato.

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Thank Alma W
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

I am not much of a sweets person and when I do crave gelato, I usually go for the nut flavors (hazelnut, pistachio, almond). Walking by on a hot day, I had been wanting to stop here as I saw that there were two dairy free flavors NOT sorbet and to my delightful surprise, they were two of my favorite... More 

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Tehran, Iran
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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

The taste was special and uniqe !!! Im not interested in chocolate and coffe ice creams and prefer to order frutti ice creams, but chocolate ice cream was amazing, the lemon was another good one! The pistachi was also great Most of them were amazing We tried about 10 scope and it wasn't enough 😉

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Thank Salman_Banihashemi
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

I was around cairoli to go to my physiotherapist and it was very hot and I looked on Google which was the best gelateria around there. The ice cream is good but nothing exceptional. The mango was not too sweet. That's a good point. I'm still not sure if they put mascarpone inside of it. The waiter was not too... More 

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Osprey, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

This gelato shop was near out B&B and we enjoyed it so much that we went on both of our evenings in Milan. We had been disappointed by gelato at a restaurant so tried this place and were glad we did. The first time, we shared the strawberry and raspberry and the next time we each had our own. The... More 

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Union, New Jersey
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55 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2015

We've had THE BEST hot chocolate drink from Rivareno. It was so rich/tasty and oh so delicious. We also had their crepes and gelato--best gelato we've had in Milan. I think it's actually better than Latteneve.

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Thank Gailstrails
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51 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

This homemade gelato and sorbet was outstanding!!! The proprietor gave all sorts of special Flavors to my sons to taste -- including some sort of "super" homemade Nutella-like, but better substance. She was warm and friendly, giving the start of our four week trip to Italy an excellent start. We'd like her to come to the Boston area!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
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After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
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: Viale Col di Lana 8, 20136 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan>  > Navigli
  • Neighbourhood: Navigli
  • Phone Number: +39 02 8940 8459

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Navigli

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Navigli
The Navigli is part of historic Milan. In the ancient days, the entire city was linked with canals, similar to Venice. Today, most of the canals are gone, but the Navigli remains a canal-based neighborhood. There are two major canals: Naviglio Pavese and Naviglio Grande. The Naviglio Grande's bridges greet visitors at dusk with an amazing view. The Navigli district specializes in clubs, cafes, and vintage shops. Lifestyle reigns supreme here. You can start the walk from the Colonne di San Lorenzo, an antique colonnade in front of the Basilica di San Lorenzo. During the daytime, this place acts as a meeting point for artists and students reading books or chatting with friends; the nights turn it into a stepping-stone for club hoppers. Science lovers will also relish the opportunity to visit the Science and Technology National Museum Leonardo Da Vinci, showcasing inventions of the Italian genius.
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