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Gelateria Alaska

San Croce
Ice Cream
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Calle Larga dei Bari, 1159 | Santa Croce, 30135 Venice, Italy
+39-041-715211
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Lovely organic ice cream

Great place. Interesting flavours and the owner is lovely. He even have the kids free samples after we had ordered and paid. Very unassuming place.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 25, 2015
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Bali, Indonesia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 NEW

Great place. Interesting flavours and the owner is lovely. He even have the kids free samples after we had ordered and paid. Very unassuming place.

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Dublin, Ireland
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57 reviews 57 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 NEW

Really enjoyed the ice cream here. You get tired of all the same range of flavours being presented everywhere. This was a good range for winter. The ginger was particularly good. Very nice man (prob owner) serving too. Seemed to be interested - not the sometimes bored, indifferent approach you can get.

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Dardago, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

We found this place not he way back to the train station at the end of our day. We were surprised that they had a large selection of about 12 different gelatos and half were dairy free. Our is dairy free, so he was excited he didn't have to just choose fragola, limone, or lampone (strawberry, lemon or raspberry). My... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We went to Gelateria Alaska because we'd seen they offered dairy-free gelato. They only had three flavors, all just sorbets, but the guy refused to let me sample any of them before deciding (really? EVERY place in Italy lets you sample!). So I went with a mixed berry and the ginger, because it sounded interesting. Hands down, the poorest gelato... More 

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honolulu
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36 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Really is the BEST gelato we've ever had. Funny, only flavor we didn't like was coconut but we've been to Hawaii and the Caribbean so coconut is better there for a reason.

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Westlake Village, CA
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

The gelato was so bad my adult daughter walked back to our hotel and tossed it in the toilet. The product has no taste and was frozen. Ice bits. So was my wife's. Maybe a bad batch but the owner should know and have not sold. If you do go, make sure you ask for a sample first. We were... More 

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Perth, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This gelato is delicious!! It's quite tucked away but very well worth the effort to find this place. The flavours are unique and authentic, non of the coloured commercial gelato you find on every corner. This is the real deal!

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Montreal
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28 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We decided to try this place after dinner as the sun was setting... We barely made it in time! Actually, the store was closed but the owner was still there and he was nice enough to serve us anyways. The gelatos were good, but not great. I guess I was expecting more. The strawberry one tasted bland a little bit.... More 

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Basel, Switzerland
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36 reviews 36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

This artisanal gelateria has some very tasty ice creams, with some interesting flavours, such as Rucola! It was certainly delicious, all I could recommend would be to buy 5 scoops not two!

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New York City, New York
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12 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We made a special trip to find Alaska. Needless to say we had to cross over half of Venice to find it. Alaska had very good gelato but I would make the trip only if I was in the area.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Larga dei Bari, 1159 | Santa Croce, 30135 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > San Croce
  • Neighborhood: San Croce
  • Phone Number: +39-041-715211

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Ice Cream

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