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845 Reynolda Rd, Winston Salem, NC 27104-3241
+1 336-725-9110
12:00 - 18:00
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Sun 13:00 - 17:00
Wed - Thu 12:00 - 18:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 20:00
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North Carolina
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

A food tour in Rome taught us how to differentiate real gelato from the fake stuff, and no surprise! This is the real stuff. A small bit of Italy in Winston Salem.

Thank jskirwin
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55 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Pure on a college visit with my nephew stopped and had some gelato and espresso I had the pistachio gelato which was excellent the only complaint that I can find does the espresso I had but then again I'm used to pure Italian Espresso

Thank Francesco D
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204 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Craving some ice-cream on a torrential rainy windy Saturday we googled ice-cream and found this little gem only a mile back on our drive. We did a u-turn, saw our target and went inside. All gelato is house made and the winner was the blood orange. I had chocolate and nutella and hubby scored with his choice. Portions come in... More 

Thank BrissleGirl66
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Best gelato ever - served by genial low key owner. Flavors vary a little over time, but all are wonderful especially the pistachio. Seating mostly inside with a couple seats on sidewalk. Located in fun, funky area across from historic Hanes Park on a block with high end thrift shops, actors' studio & good pizza place.

Thank Katherine R
Westport, Connecticut
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146 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Great flavors and really fresh! Must try!!! Really just a hole in the wall but worth the trip. They sell wine too! Try the biscotti gelato if they have it!

Thank Robert F
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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1,338 reviews
842 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 315 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016

Delicious home made gelato made by the owner herself. Excellent selection of flavors which changes frequently. My only problem is that I don't get to come as often as I would like.

Thank Frank d
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

This quaint shop has been a welcome spot in the West End for a number of years now. With a regular rotation of traditional favorites and more unusual and daring flavors, this little gelato stop is the closest thing I've ever had to the perfection of good European gelato. Heck, it's not close to as good, it IS as good.

Thank Rob E
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

Great gelato. Changing and seasonal favors. Some of the best I've had since Italy. Outside seating a plus.

Thank Msdebeats
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Love this gelato! All of the fruit flavors are lactose free and are so refreshing! The other flavors are amazing as well! The owner is very personable and makes all of the gelato in house with fresh, local ingredients.

Thank Anna W
North Carolina
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121 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2015

I had read all the great reviews about this place and was really disappointed when we gave it a try. They only had about 6 flavors and it tasted like ice cream not gelato. It is very pricey for ice cream. We were in Italy in March and there is no comparison. With that said, the Breyers gelato is more... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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Open Hours
13:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 845 Reynolda Rd, Winston Salem, NC 27104-3241
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Winston Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 336-725-9110

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