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Nado Gelato

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1017 C Ave, Coronado, CA 92118-3413
+1 619-522-9053
Today
10:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Tellico Plains, Tennessee
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent gelato in many flavor choices. We had coffee flavored, a nut combo that had pistachios and pine nuts and another special flavor. All very good. Also decent coffee selections. The clerk was very friendly and let us sample several flavors before we decided.

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Thank Laura K
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pretty good ice cream. Get the sour cherry. Way good. You can also ask for samples. It's not really expensive l.

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Thank Miguel C
San Francisco Peninsula
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78 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Even though it's cold outside, can't resist quality gelato. Overall quality is excellent. How do I describe? Smooth, creamy, explosive flavor, not too sweet.

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Thank RedwoodShores305
Coronado, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

They have very decent gelato and generous serving! Took a walk down there with my granddaughter and had a great time. Highly recommend!

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Thank Tealady2
nc
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

The Gelato is fantastic. Not cheap but the taste can't be beat and the portion sizes are decent. Taste samples are provide by a friendly and patient staff. . We will return again on our next visit to Coronado

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Thank tturner17
Laguna Beach, California
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

Excellent gelato - intense flavors so ask for a taste first - but when you find that perfect flavor the quality is fresh and AMAZING

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Thank Edviga
California Desert, California
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200 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

We have eaten gelato at several places but this is excellent gelato! The restaurant is clean and the gelato flavors displayed are very creatively swirled and look so fresh. Our favorite was the Opera, which was a hazelnut flavor, but had a bit more of a "zing" taste.

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Thank VEFlowers
Boulder, Colorado
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65 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

We happened upon this little gem after taking the ferry over from San Diego. We were blown away by the quality of the gelato - and 3/4 of us had it dairy-free. The pineapple and chocolate sorbetto combination was equal to the best we've had (and that place was in Rome!). Wow, we wish we lived closer!

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Thank Insalata17
Coronado, California
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Always make a stop here...it's where I take my local film crew, Surf's Up Studios after a good day of work!

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Thank SurfsUpStudios
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

After reading the reviews of Nado Gelato on Trip Advisor, we had to try it. It has been voted the best dessert in Coronado & we can see why! Made daily with fresh ingredients, the flavors change frequently. My husband & I tried the coffee, amaretto, pistachio & The Speciale - creme brûlée with chunks of chocolate (my favorite). We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 21:00
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1017 C Ave, Coronado, CA 92118-3413
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Coronado
  • Phone Number: +1 619-522-9053

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