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Galliera 49

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Porto
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Via Galliera, 49/b, 40121 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 246736
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Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Coffee & Tea, Dinner, Late Night, Street Food

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
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I stumbled upon this little gem by accident and I have to say they have the most delicious ice creams. I tried the salted Carmel and pistachio with a little whipped cream on the top and it was outstanding. It is also worth trying the granite type of ice-cream which is really refreshing as it is... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 12, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

I stumbled upon this little gem by accident and I have to say they have the most delicious ice creams. I tried the salted Carmel and pistachio with a little whipped cream on the top and it was outstanding. It is also worth trying the granite type of ice-cream which is really refreshing as it is like a posh slush... More 

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Edinburgh
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

A fine range of fabulous ice cream served from a small area in via Galliera in Bologna. The staff are dressed in bright yellow T shirts bearing the shop's logo and their manner matches that brightness. A great place to stop for a treat.

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The Valley, Anguilla
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

I had been told to try the ice cream from here by my Italian suppliers. They told me that until I'd tried gelato from here then I would die not knowing one of earths great delights. Well, I ordered a two flavour cone, pistachio and salted caramel with a dollop of frozen cream on top. It was surely a taste... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 via mobile

One of the best ice cream in bologna. Every time I pass it there is always a long queue in front of the door. I have tried "black tea" and "salt caramel ". All very nice. The "black tea" is like milks tea. The only defect is that these two favors are so similar in color...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

It's for sure one of the best gelatos in Bologna, renowned for it's tradition. Lots of flavors, some their own creations, as the Crema Mediterranea, and others the traditional ones, like pistachio and hazelnut. Go there and you will be not disapointed...

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Tried eight flavours from 49 on my two week ice cream research , I know the things I do for science !! greek youghut was excellent as was the sweet pistachio, the lemon and the nut , the chocolate and rum was good however the meditarrean, the hazelnut and the scalliatelli were not gold medalist , all very personel as... More 

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Hertfordshire, Uk
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Gourgeous, creamy ice creams. lots of flavours to please everyone. I tested the Salted Caramel. Divine. the salt enhances the caramel sweetness. and I loved the small short cones, which are served with a little spoon so you can dig into them when you have finished to leek the crown of the ice cream. Will definitively go back next time... More 

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Bristol
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Italian ice cream has always had a good reputation. The ice cream here is the best i have tasted. We both had an ice cream with 2 flavours and it was superb. I would have given it 5 stars but it wasnt cheap. Definately worth 1 visit unless you are rich !!

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Bologna, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

It was alright. In terms of flavour, it wasn't unbeatable. It's just a little opening on a side street, so no sitting down, but the location is pretty convenient if you are shopping in the centre. I liked the idea of the 'degustazione', where you can try one flavour at a time. Or if, like me, you can only manage... More 

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Edinburgh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013 via mobile

What more do I need to say? I had the salted caramel with mascarpone and it was absolutely delicious!

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Additional Information about Galliera 49

Address: Via Galliera, 49/b, 40121 Bologna, Italy
Phone Number: +39 051 246736
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna>  > Porto
Average Prices: USD 6
Cuisine: Ice Cream

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Galliera, 49/b, 40121 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna>  > Porto
  • Neighborhood: Porto
  • Phone Number: +39 051 246736

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6
  • Cuisine: Ice Cream

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