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L'Era Glaciale

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Via Santa Lucia 9/11, 72014 Cisternino, Italy
+39 320 796 3853
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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stumbled upon this gelateria after a tasty dinner in elegant Cisternino tonight. It was amazing. Absolutely delicious. On our trips to Italy I've been known to eat three gelatos in one day, and when I say this is the best gelato I've ever had I am not exaggerating. The flavors and consistency were impeccable. And the... More 

Thank sarahpamela
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Do not miss the almond ice cream! Everything is great. And at an excellent price. This ice cream is tremendous.

Thank Euro-Ammi
Guildford, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff and nice ice cream in a lovely town. Good quality and very popular we saw a queue at one point snaking all the way out of the shop 😉

Thank VictoriaB123B
Alford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

The best possible ice-cream and home made wafer cones! Located right in the centre of Cisternino - the "Citta del Pace". The owners are the servers and they are gracious and knowledgeable.

Thank petermeenan
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68 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

I had dark chocolate and licorice ice cream. Very creamy and not too sweet. Also the cone itself was fresh and crunchy. A very good real Italian ice cream

Thank Marika M
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46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

This is a great ice cream shop sat in the middle of the town. The only thing that lets it down (and it is avert small point) was there were a few of our favourite flavours missing, that one would maybe have expected to see in an Italian ice cream shop.

Thank Jonathan2112
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148 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

We drove all the way here just to have gelato, It was amazing! there was a line out the door so we knew we came to the right place. I finished my gelato so fast because it was so good and I really wanted to go back for another one. It was excellent! I had mandorla (almond) and coffee. It... More 

Thank greylacquerpearl
Glaston, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Fabulous ice cream and such a lovely owner .... we tried the chocolate, coffee, melon and lemon gelato and all were totally delicious. The owner even gave my husband a free ice-cream (after his initial thoughts of stealing our younger daughters gelato failed as she loved it so much). Totally recommend and such a nice thing to do on a... More 

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Chicago, Il
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174 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016

Organic and memorable. Our group had many flavors and each raved but basil was teh most admired! Pistachio best ever, choc supreme, fruit is season were all great. Don't miss this place and check out current selection as well as old stand byes.

Thank EsmeBennion
Ceglie Messapica, Italy
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

The flavours are fantastic, the Gelati incredible.....such friendly people, they sell crepes and waffles and of course the best ice cream in Puglia! ...it's a must to visit in the old town of Cisternino...a beautiful historical town....don't miss it! Sue and Glenn Australian connoisseurs of Gelati in Italy......

Thank sueandgb

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Santa Lucia 9/11, 72014 Cisternino, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Brindisi  >  Cisternino
  • Phone Number: +39 320 796 3853

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