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Viale Ugo Foscolo 11, 55049 Viareggio, Italy
+39 0584 960838
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14:00 - 21:00
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Sun 15:00 - 21:00
Mon 14:00 - 21:00
Wed - Sat 14:00 - 21:00
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

With a queue of locals outside we had high hopes for this local ice cream parlour which did not disappoint. The best gelato I had in my three weeks in Italy. Well worth a visit.

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Thank Scott S
Melbourne, Australia
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481 reviews
310 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

We took our bikes to ride along the waterfront of Viareggio and figured we deserved a gelato before jumped back on the train for Lucca. After a serious review of TA we decided try this place. On approach we saw a firetruck blocking the street out front of the laboratory and immediately thought the worst. Damn them, couldn't they have... More 

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Thank Lyn&MarkfromOz
York, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

This was the best tip we were given. Just delightful, never tasted ice cream as good. Do not bother with other ice cream parlours, save your calories for here you will not be disappointed.

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Thank Kimble59
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

No matter where you are in Viareggio, this place is worth the trip. Helpful friendly staff will explain the flavours to you (in Italian or English) and they have a flavour of the moment too. The gelato was so soft, light and smooth and it's all made on the premises. Lovely variety of flavours, some traditional, some unique. We sampled... More 

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Thank Derek S
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

This gelateria is very good. The flavours are very surprising. Taste all it's a good reason to go there again and again

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Thank mickael c
Frankfurt, Germany
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2015

It was the best ice cream I had in my life. It was homemade fresh and you could see how they make it.

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Thank sophia w
Lido Di Camaiore, Italy
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89 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2015 via mobile

Finally we went to taste this fabulous gelato, but the portions are half of what we normally receive everywhere else. Come on!

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Thank goatiegoater
Barrie, Canada
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2015

A local lady recommended this place which is just the next street over from the main road beside the passeggio. It was easy to find and yes, they speak very good English. The place was beautiful and sparkling clean. I had the medium cup with 3 flavours. All natural and absolutely the best gelato I ate during my entire stay... More 

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Thank Theresa B
Vancouver, Canada
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2014

Unique flavours, the "crema dimentica" a smooth and delicious lemon/vanilla almost as creamy as the unrivalled lemon gelato in Amalfi. Buonissimo!

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Thank Anonymous514
Voorburg, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2014 via mobile

Great tasting ice cream for only €1 a scoop, will definitely come back here again in the next couple of days, worth the walk from the boulevard!

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Thank Bastiaan M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 21:00
Monday
14:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
14:00 - 21:00
Thursday
14:00 - 21:00
Friday
14:00 - 21:00
Saturday
14:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viale Ugo Foscolo 11, 55049 Viareggio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Viareggio
  • Phone Number: +39 0584 960838

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