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Corso Repubblica, 16, 28041, Arona, Italy
+39 0322 093404
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

People queue outside this place and there is no doubt as to why! We saw a queue, joined it, presumed it would be good ice cream...and it was! So creamy and beautiful. Proper Italian Gelato! Could have eaten my body weight in this luscious gelato. I had mint and would recommend. Probably the best I've ever had! Staff are so... More 

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São Paulo
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166 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

This is the best ice cream I've tried around the world. It's really worth the visit. The "biscotti gelati" are also amazing.

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Thank heberzanolla
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

The lady behind the counter was not exactly friendly and gave the impression that she would rather be anywhere else. The ice creams were synthetic in favour badly presented.

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Thank Dion L
Bologna, Italy
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

One of the best gelato I've ever tried! Very charmimg place, full of people. Staff friendly! It is next to Lago Maggiore so you can eat gelato in a peaceful atmosphere. Wide range of flavours, hand-made of course! Try it.

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Thank AlessiaMora
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35 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Gelato is so good. Many so many variations of ice cream! Each night many people were buying gelato from here - recommend higly!

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Thank nataliaxeniab
Crystal Lake, IL
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70 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Lots of flavors to choose from and all are deep with flavor. The mango was really authentic, and the coconut was natural with pieces of coconut within it. Righr across the street from the lake where you can take it all in.

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Thank StuwArt
Sao Paulo, SP
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64 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2015

Very charming place with a modern touch. One of the best ice cream I've ever tasted. It's really worth it a visit

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Thank Juliano D
Finland
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64 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2015

Very tasty italian icecream. Also some innovative flavors! Nice location, clean facilities and great staff. Good to have a break here when walking by the lake during evening.

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Thank Commandantefurioso
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

The place has some great gelato flavors. It has the standard flavors and a few worth exploring. If you go, you have to try the Almond Brittle. It's fantastic. That being said, the staff is not always in the best mood and there is cheaper Gelato to be found elsewhere.

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Thank Anthony S
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

We visites gelateria marcella and lovend the icecreams. But the ice was good but not fantastic and quite expensive. Will try another one next time

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Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Kids, Child-friendly
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  • Address: Corso Repubblica, 16, 28041, Arona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Piedmont  >  Lake Maggiore  >  Arona
  • Phone Number: +39 0322 093404

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