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Bar Gelateria Ercole

#1 of 12 Dessert in Pizzo
Certificate of Excellence
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Piazza Della Repubblica 18, 89812 Pizzo, Italy
08:00 - 00:00
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Toronto, Canada
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

The best tartufo I have ever experienced!! The new pistacchio tartufo was heavenly!! Bravo Calabria!

Thank pf232
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45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

I had the tartufo Bianco and the pistachio one. Cute cafe in the main piazza. Creamy tartufi - a must try in Pizzo. Grab some prosecco, too.

Thank mginter
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

The only word for this place is EXCELLENT! The service is first class and if you want the best place to watch the world go by then this is it. Chris

Thank Chris G
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Good place for ice cream, free WiFi a bonus. Nice staff and service. Worth a try, good tartufo, though I'm sure they all offer the same tartufo, from the same places! I recommend tartufo original and then move onto their excellent gelatos.

Thank SkiptonPhoebe
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

A little touristy but does the trick. Had the tartufo (local speciality), but frankly same everywhere

Thank Helene T
Melbourne, Australia
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33 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

This is the town which is famous for tartufo. Our pistachio tartufo was so tasty and was a good size too. The ambience of the restaurant was good too and they were always happy. A must destination if you are in the area.

Thank Maree D
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Must visit when you're in Pizzo. We've tried the original Tartufo di Nero, which is just a magnificient ice Cream. I've even had 2, which was too much, but it's without any doubt delicious.

Thank Jonas D
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Nice ice cream with a very jovial service. I just found the gelato slightly too sweet to my taste but the flavors are good.

Thank Salim R
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38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

In a town famous for Tartufo this place has the best. Get there early though because it's in high demand with seats all taken until the wee hours of people enjoying ice cream. Great spot in the middle of the piazza.

Thank Tony F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Very good service with a huge choice of different ice creams and very good drinks measures! Try the spaghetti ice cream, it's delicious with strawberry sauce!

Thank AlexandraSimpson1989

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Italian, Cafe, Street Food, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Della Repubblica 18, 89812 Pizzo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Calabria  >  Province of Vibo Valentia  >  Pizzo
  • Phone Number: 390963531149
The Best Ice Cream in Pizzo Calabro, famous for truffle ice cream and Pizzo Calabro for his taste very good, has a wonderful view, with the castle and the view from the front spike! A wonderful place to visit and Gustusissimo!

Bar Gelateria Ercole ... Since 1965, Quality and Good!

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