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Gelateria Igloo

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Bastioni Marco Polo 27, Alghero, Sardinia, Italy
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Dining options: Drinks, Late Night, Dinner, Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Worth a visit

Natural ice-cream served by a nice guy from Rome. If you want to hear some roman humour, ask for bizarre trendy flavours. Joking aside, great location and good ice-cream. Need more?

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 20, 2015
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Leuven, Belgium
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Leuven, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Natural ice-cream served by a nice guy from Rome. If you want to hear some roman humour, ask for bizarre trendy flavours. Joking aside, great location and good ice-cream. Need more?

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Nice flavours and a lovely location but as far as gelato are concerned this isn't as amazing as we expected it to be.

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Rome, Lazio, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

Easly the most amazing gelato and granita of Sardinia, if you like ginger go for the ginger granita, I promise, you'll not regret it :)

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Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Home made ice cream in a nice little shop right on the wall of the city. Lots of choices. We tried also the chocolate milk shake ... mmmmmh!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Nicely presented & lots of choices... but foodies care for detail and that's why a gelato that tastes to much like it's mixed with ice (water) does not match with those based on nothing but milky cream. The 1 EURO for each scoop / flavour sort of hinted that.

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Brit in Paris
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Home made ice cream right on the port side in Alghero. Quirky little shop carved out of the wall - ice cream was creamy and delicious

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Amazing gelato, the best I tried whilst in Alghero. Yep tried the one on the placa civica rated as best by a UK newspaper - they're wrong Igloo is better. Great flavours, wonderful texture & very generous portions.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Every flavour we tried was great but the licorice was absolutely fantastic, the best we've had anywhere, closely followed by chocolate, coconut and lemon.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

We were visiting Alghero with my family when we stumbled upon this small shop. It's the type of shop that puts a smile on your face! Not only was the ice cream delicious, the owner also made his shop into a small piece of art (funny pictures, interesting water fountain, etc.) and was a very friendly and humerous guy! When... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Yummy homemade ice cream at a good price. Interesting location, interesting owner and nice serving. That's it!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Bastioni Marco Polo 27, Alghero, Sardinia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sardinia  >  Province of Sassari  >  Alghero

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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