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Cantina del Gelato

Via de Bardi, 31, Florence, Italy
0550501617
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Ranked #61 of 1,954 Restaurants in Florence
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $7
Cuisines: Dessert, Italian, Ice Cream, Family Fare
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Dining options: Late Night
Description: From this very charming location it is possible to enjoy unparalleled views of the Uffizi Gallery, the Vasari Corridor, and Ponte Vecchio-all while enjoying our homemade, hand-crafted ice cream with its basic, natural and authentic ingredients of the highest quality.
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The sweet flavours here are great, but the sorbet flavours tasted artificially sweet (tasted more like the typical fruit juice from a carton, as opposed to fresh fruit juice) Lovely location by the river (on the not-so-busy side), offering a quiet place with a view to enjoy your icecream. Map location is slightly off, seen from the river it is... More

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Athens, Attiki, Greece
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

This little shop has the most tasty ice cream I've ever tried in Florence. Not too much flavored , around 12-15, but all of those that I tried were excellent!!

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Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We happened upon this tiny little gelataria and found it to have the tastiest gelato we have eaten during our 2 months in Italy. We tried the the Whiskey and Cinnamon, the toasted Nutella, the Peanut Butter and the Dark Cherry. All were fabulous. We can highly recommend Contina del Gelato for anyone wanting to take a break from the... More

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Hermosa Beach, California
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66 reviews 66 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Really delicious gelato. I loved the peanut butter flavor and I haven't seen that flavor anywhere else in Florence. What I also liked about here it didn't seem to be so touristy. It's a small, clean shop, and the owner serves you. Will definitely go back here.

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Perth, Australia
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67 reviews 67 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Just popped in for a gelato and sat down to relish the simple but elegant quiet spot near the end of Ponte Vecchio opposite the Uffizi. Service with a smile, delicious gelato and other tasties should you need.

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Ankara, Turkey
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43 reviews 43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We enjoyed this ice cream, especially the chocolate. Also the atmosphere is nice and cosy. Very clean.

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London
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We stayed a hotel outside of the center and walked past Cantina del gelato everyday. We made a point of having a gelato most days. The hazelnut and Pistachio are some of the the best I tasted during a 3 week trip around Italy. Good value for money we a great selection of gelato and cold drinks. A handy stop... More

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Osaka, Japan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

This is the best gelato in my eighth trip to Italy. I ate at least fourty gelatos so far, and basically they were better than eat it in any other countries. but if you want to taste good quality with healthy one, you try this place! I ate lemon and dark cherry and both are natural color and less sweet... More

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florence
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Vegan or not, in a hot summer day there are two things you don't refuse - an ice-cream and a perfectly made smoothie. I'm an European but I love discovering tastes from all over the world and at the Cantina del gelato there are some really great delicious proposals to choose from. I go there twice a week and I... More

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Firenze
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Nice place and delicious ice cream.... It' s perfect if you want taste the real italian ice cream and not the" turistic" one ... I suggest this place to all tourists to have a real italian experience ...moreover it' s near to ponte vecchio !!

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Additional Information about Cantina del Gelato

Address: Via de Bardi, 31, Florence, Italy
Phone Number: 0550501617
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence
Average Prices: USD 1 - 7
Cuisine: Dessert, Italian, Ice Cream, Family Fare

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