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Gelateria Paolin

San Marco 2962 | Campo Santo Stefano, Venice, Italy (San Marco)
041 522 55 76
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Ranked #126 of 1,203 restaurants in Venice
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Dining options: Late Night
Neighborhood: San Marco
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Dining options: Late Night
Neighborhood: San Marco
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Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

A lovely little gelateria in Venice. Lovely food, and their speciality drink of coffee, chocolate and cream was to die for. Was a little pricey (4 drinks and 4 snacks was 41 euros) but the vibe was great. Ice creams were excellent and service was as well.

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Monpazier, France
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

All 5 of us grabbed a small cone (very reasonably priced) after dinner one night. All of us chose different flavours....all delicious. The tiramisu, in particular, was super creamy and yummy.

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Singapore, Singapore
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215 reviews 215 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I had a scoop of Coffee Ice Cream and an espresso coffee. I am not impressed by my ice cream. It does not taste much of coffee. It is disappointing. Italian ice cream usually taste better.

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Bethesda, MD
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 via mobile

We ate dinner on the other side of this piazza and came here for desert on walk back to hotel. Very worth it! Took gelato to go. We ordered both amaretto and vanilla, both delicious.

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Germany/UK
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112 reviews 112 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Yes we too had the superb ice-cream but we also came here for breakfast a number of times. At 9:30 in the morning the Campo Santo Stefano is still fairly quiet and you can sit with your cappuccino and croissant and let the day begin in a leisurely fashion. If your hunger is greater try the toast sandwich. You can... More

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14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

For 1.30 euros you will get one scoop of one of the best gelato in Venice. The two times we went, the line was not long like in other locales since the location is away from the busy Rialto section of town. Fast service!

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Cranford, nj
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

The ice cream is best in town and always tasty. Great spot for lunch and nothing beats the prices here. If your in Venice you better come here before you leave Italy.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Famed for the chocolate ice cream, this is a nice cafe for a quiet seat, an ice cream or an aperitif as the sun goes down. Service was a bit tardy, but friendly.

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Odessa, Florida
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56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

There's a lot of walking involved in seeing the sights in Venice and there's tons of sidewalk cafes competing for the business of giving you a comfortable place to rest your feet with a pleasant view. Many of them (Especially San Marco & the Rialto areas) are rip-off joints but this place was terrific. Very friendly service, cold beer and... More

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Toronto, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

Really just hit the spot, very nice and clean place, excellent service, and prices are reasonable too. Also, awesome selection, have to mention that. I had the pistachio and something else, both were great

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