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Pinocchio's Original Italian Ice Cream

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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US$10
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American, Street Food
FEATURES
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards

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Reviewed 2 days ago

So many ice cream choices, I enjoyed the sundae I purchased, So much ice cream I couldn't eat it all. A bit pricey but you get alot of ice cream. Loved the Sanibel crunch ice cream.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Linda H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous ice cream with amazing chocolate dipped waffle cones!!! Lots of chairs and benches to enjoy your great outside. Worth the stop!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank J-E_SoDak
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love Pinnichio’s and their Sanibel Crunch. Yum. Always a stop when we are in Sanibel. Pull up a chair and eat ice cream on their deck.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Diane C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stop in and give this place a try. It'll be hard not to eat here every day. Gotta love ice cream on a hot beach day.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ZomconRon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had the Dirty Sand Dollar flavor. Sooo good. We stopped in here after lunch on the island and sat on their front porch. The coffee and pastries were popular next door too.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank sle79
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in regularly for either coffee and pastries in morning or ice cream in afternoon. If on Sanibel this is a must stop if you like ice cream or pastries. Recommend the sand dollar ice cream.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank BillNHeidi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in after dinner and I ordered a kid sized cone of butterfinger ice cream. It was a double scoop! Very generous portions and yummy! We walked in just after two large families and it was a tight fit, but the three guys behind...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Joalbs1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are in Sanibel you MUST visit Pinocchio's for the very best ice cream or gelato. We always indulge ourselves. The front porch offers chairs and benches. Relax and enjoy.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 2-NJ-Zs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good flavors, decent sized scoops and you do get the little animal cracker on top. A couple sugar free flavors available. Nice place to sit outside but you may have to wait to get one of the available seats. They have a restroom. There’s some...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Yessyhara
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What does any sane person do after a day at the beach while on vacation? Go get ice cream of course! And not just any ice cream, but homemade Italian ice cream. I could not stop. Dirty Sand Dollar and cookie dough as a combo...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Bradploof
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Annette G
15 July 2018|
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Response from SimplyBestIceCream | Property representative |
Hello mdiet, Thank you for your inquiry. Please look for many of the recipes including my key lime tarts on my food blog called Hungry Fooderati. Also, if you go on our website, there is a tab called our other businesses... More
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Jennifer B
1 August 2017|
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Response from SimplyBestIceCream | Property representative |
Hello Jennifer, As with other food establishments, we are not a nut-free facility. That is not only do we produce some frozen confections that contain nuts, but we also serve them in cups and cones that were made in a... More
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beckylaliberte
15 July 2017|
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Response from SimplyBestIceCream | Property representative |
Hello Becky, Your Instagram posted yesterday and we responded by providing you with my personal mobile telephone number to discuss your issue but unfortunately, I did not hear back from you and I had no other means of... More
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