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La Sorbetteria Castiglione

Via Castiglione, 44, Bologna, Italy (Santo Stefano)
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Ranked #22 of 1,275 Restaurants in Bologna
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Dessert, Ice Cream
Neighborhood: Santo Stefano
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert

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186 reviews 186 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

If you like creamy ice creams you must visit this place. There is a wonderful selection of ice cresm flavours, some of which are very rich. Certainly the walk to the shop is worth it. Personally I prefer the less sickly ice creams found in Grom. However, if you are into fancy ice creams with interesting names, you must visit... More

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Istanbul, Turkey
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11 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

When the lady who was the owner of the house that we have rented recommended strongly this place. I was curious to walk all the way for an ice cream. But i was wrong. It was worth it. I made the same trip and walked for more than a kilometer every night for the home made ice cream of La... More

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Bologna, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

If you love ice cream you must stop at "La Sorbetteria"! You can try one of the best homemade ice cream. The variety of tastes is not huge, they focous more on the superior quality of ingredients and raw materilas! My suggestions... dark chocolate and Michelangelo... fantastic!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

I first went to Sorbetteria Castiglione over a month ago during my italian travels. I was very very impressed by the ice cream, particularly the flavours with the almond and hazelnut praline. I have travelled extensively in Italy during the past month and have tried numerous ice cream parlours. But Castiglione could not be beaten. I have happily just landed... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

As everybody says, it is wonderful. We went twice on a recent trip. Queue up at the left-hand counter to pay first. Different sizes cones and cups have different prices. We found a media cup at 2.80 Euros was plenty big enough. You get up to 3 flavours. Look at the menu or board to choose these, and then go... More

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Lima
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 via mobile

I've been a couple of times in Castiglione and let me tell you something ... you will taste the best gelato in Bologna by far ... If you are a foodie person you must come.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Having eaten ice cream all over the world, a gelateria in Florence held the top spot until today. Superb - a bit of a walk out of the centre but well worth it. 2 scoops is the smallest but at 2 euros it's great value. Only here for 2 more days but will have to fit in a re-visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

This is far beyond a gelateria. And the gelato is far beyond any gelato I've ever had. The reasons are that the gelato is made in very costly, specialized machines, and is sold from covered bins that are kept at precise temperatures depending on the flavor. Moreover, and perhaps most importantly, the gelato is in constant production so there is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

With my friends, as they did not want to go, and I insisted that it would be a sin not to go here if in Bologna. We avoided Dessert at the Restaurant, and got here at about 11.30 pm. [Open 07.30am - 12.00pm]. 7th Heaven, to each his own flavour, or 2 or 3 , but if in Bologna, and... More

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Guildford, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Super decor for gelateria and even you can't see the gelato that you order because of the poseto the gelato is so fresh and perfect, exactly as it should be. Amazing display for the semifreddo as well.

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Additional Information about La Sorbetteria Castiglione

Address: Via Castiglione, 44, Bologna, Italy
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna>  > Santo Stefano
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Dessert, Ice Cream

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