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Fabio's

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Italian, Ice Cream
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On Wine Street - Just Off O'Connell Street, Sligo, Ireland
+353 87 177 2732
Website
Today
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Dining options: Dessert
Description: Freshly made on site italian style Ice Cream (Gelato), Pizza Slice, Salad...
Freshly made on site italian style Ice Cream (Gelato), Pizza Slice, Salad, & Organic Italian Coffee ......
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Good for:
Families with children

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Visitor rating
  • 78
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good ice cream

The only edible ice cream I know of in Sligo! Its chemicals and other crap free, they also have gluten and dairy free options

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
Veronika R
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Sligo, Ireland
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  • Families with children
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English first
Sligo, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

The only edible ice cream I know of in Sligo! Its chemicals and other crap free, they also have gluten and dairy free options

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Boyle, Roscommon, Ireland
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87 reviews 87 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Just returned from Italy and feeling deprived of my daily fix of Gelato. Next best thing to being in Italy and only 30 mins from home.

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1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

I went today with my family and I have a severe nut allergy so I usually can't eat ice cream but Fabio was very patient and helped me find all the nut free ice creams. The ice cream was amazing. Thank you

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Spiddal, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

A trip to Sligo isn't complete until you visit Fabio's. All I can say is - simply amazing ice-cream. I

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Everything about the place is telling you to slow down, take it easy and enjoy a little goodness every now and again in your life. You immediately get that Fabio is very proud of his little establishment and rightly so - compositions of luscious ice cream/gelato all lined up like an Italian fashion designer would with his super-models for the... More 

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newtownards,n.ireland
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41 reviews 41 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Definitely the best ice cream i have tasted outside italy,though only a small the cafe owner is very friendly and welcoming.the quality of coffee is also exceptional.

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Fantastic ice-cream!!!!!!!!! Do not visit Sligo without going to Fabio's for ice-cream and a tea or coffee!!!!!!!!!!!

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Devon, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Just like the ice cream you get in Italy. A very small ice cream bar opposite to Henry Lyons shop and Lyons Cafe. Friendly service.

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Sligo, Ireland
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Fabio's serves the best ice cream I have ever tasted! They offer a range of unique flavors with something for everyone's taste. The coffee is quite nice too if you don't fancy something cold!

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Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015 via mobile

I always enjoy visiting Fabio when in Sligo.He produces amazing ice cream and coffee and sandwiches from his tiny shop in town. His ice cream is also available in the better supermarkets.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: On Wine Street - Just Off O'Connell Street, Sligo, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Sligo  >  Sligo
  • Phone Number: +353 87 177 2732

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 3 - 13
  • Cuisine: Italian, Ice Cream

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

Freshly made on site italian style Ice Cream (Gelato), Pizza Slice, Salad, & Organic Italian Coffee ......
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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