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Gelato Mio

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Ice Cream
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138 Holland Park Avenue, London, England
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  • 7
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Expensive but delicious

Just enjoyed a waffle with the best chocolate and hazelnut ice cream I have ever tasted. I even found a whole hazelnut in the ice cream! The place was laid out in a strange way and the toilet was broken. The staff were smiley. A shame that the building and toilet let them down as the ice cream was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 24, 2014
HecticHelen
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Kent, United Kingdom
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Kent, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Just enjoyed a waffle with the best chocolate and hazelnut ice cream I have ever tasted. I even found a whole hazelnut in the ice cream! The place was laid out in a strange way and the toilet was broken. The staff were smiley. A shame that the building and toilet let them down as the ice cream was great!

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London
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I have been going here even since it opened, when it was bright and light and you could sit and watch the ice cream been made. Been three time in the last two months and after today finding for the third time they do not have Bananas for a Banana split I looked around. Gone has the view to the... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

A great Italian ice- cream shop with a huge choice of flavours, good portions and great for kids. A good location in London conveniently situated near Holland Park so a good stop after going to the playground.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

For a place that claims to serve Italian style gelato, the coffee was embarrassing. We ordered a double macchiato and received a small latte. The ice cream and the waffles however, were delicious! Good service also! Altogether: worth a second visit(!!) (just next time I'll ask for the non-uk version of the coffee)..

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London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Gelato Mio in Holland Park Avenue is the latest in a series of VERY EXPENSIVE Ice Cream parlours in Holland Park / Kensington. A rather scruffy, badly designed place with a toilet located in the middle! £3.90 for two sccops of fairly average ice cream. I think that there have to be better options.

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

very reasonably priced and generous portions unlike some other gelato places. The entrance is a bit dingy but plenty of seating outside and towards the back.

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London, United Kingdom
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50 reviews 50 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Really good traditional ice cream and well located at end of portobello market for a post market ice cream. It can be very busy but it's worth the wait.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

The establishment was busy on a Saturday afternoon with the queue extending through the door on to the pavement. Service was leisurely. My wife and I both had sorbets and the flavour and texture was among the best that we have had anywhere. The seating area was busy and the tables were in need of cleaning, which was done for... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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31 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We walked in having heard it was in the area, just after a picnic at Holland Parks' Kyoto Gardens. There was no greeting and the place was practically empty, so looking at the selections, we weren't impressed. It may even have been a bit dingy, besides, if I cant find the right variety of chocolate, one must pause and postulate.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Those of you that follow my reviews know that I have a very sweet tooth and my weakness and love is ice cream :) If you are not paying too much attention it is easy to walk past this ice cream establishment. Today Saturday about 2pm it was mildly warm there was a queue of some 5 peaple waiting to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 138 Holland Park Avenue, London, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Notting Hill
  • Neighborhood: Notting Hill

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Ice Cream

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