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U Gelato du Caruggiu

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via San Bernardo 91 R, 16123 Genoa, Italy
3408640024
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Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Drinks

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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Best gelato!

We stopped in per trip advisor reviews and we were not disappointed. We were given a few tastes- which yielded is both trying new flavors. The chocolate fondant is award winning and was very rich but amazing. The mint chocolate chip was so refreshing. Prices were also competitive, so go find this... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
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Denver, Colorado
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Denver, Colorado
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

We stopped in per trip advisor reviews and we were not disappointed. We were given a few tastes- which yielded is both trying new flavors. The chocolate fondant is award winning and was very rich but amazing. The mint chocolate chip was so refreshing. Prices were also competitive, so go find this gelato store!

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Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Best ice creams in life so far! Pistacchio and italian creme flavours in particular. Highly recommended while staying in Genoa.

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Walnut Creek, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

We ate gelato all over Liguria; some of the gelato shops we tried get high ratings on Tripadvisor, but seemed just alright. The gelato here was hands down the best we had on our trip. Really wonderful. Some of the flavours (marked in the ice cream display) have won prizes at Gelato competitions, and the gelato is really of that... More 

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Key West, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

So many kinda and though I wasn't offered a taste it was soooo good !! I would definately come Back and hope they let me try some before I order as I always order the same !

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port hueneme
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We only had a day in Genoa and saw reviews that this was the best in the city. It did not disappoint! We we're able to try every gelato in town but this one was excellent!

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Genoa, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I've been living in Genova for 4 years now and this is my go-to gelateria whenever I am in the centre and have a craving for gelato. Every single friend I've brought here (even Italians) have loved the gelato! The gelato master is friendly and obviously loves his ice-creams! I love that he pairs some flavours together that are not... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

I recently stayed in Genoa for 6 nights and found this place on my second day. The gelato was so good, I returned every day for the rest of my stay. I loved the interesting flavours like rosemarin and pepe rosa. So good. My only regret is not finding it on my first day!

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Thames Ditton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Have eaten ice cream in many parts of Italy, all claiming to be the best. I am not a great ice cream fan, but the strawberry was superb. Staff very friendly and helpful. Speak English and will explain the flavours. Going back tomorrow.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

This had it all, from flavours to satisfy the bambini to some gems like lemon zest and sage, rosemary, ginger and cinnamon. So whereas I skip ice cream I had to get stuck in. The owner of this small establishment is there to give you some tasters and leaves you to eat whilst he goes and makes up a new... More 

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Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Was offered many ice cream to try out even before asking. Thought was a nice gesture. The ginger ice cream was very interesting, especially for people who like ginger. Else yogurt, melon, and many more. Good way to end a meal with. It's along a narrow alley.

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Address: via San Bernardo 91 R, 16123 Genoa, Italy
Phone Number: 3408640024
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Genoa
Average Prices: USD 7

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  • Address: via San Bernardo 91 R, 16123 Genoa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Genoa
  • Phone Number: 3408640024

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7
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