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Le Bonta

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Dessert, Ice Cream, Family Fare
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Via C.Castracani 269 Arancio, 55100 Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 496286
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Coffee & Tea, Late Night, Reservations, Takeout
Description: Solo asporto

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Le Bonität has the Best ice cream I have ever eaten. My wife also loves the "semifredo" coffee. Tiramisu is also wonderful

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 17, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 via mobile

Le Bonität has the Best ice cream I have ever eaten. My wife also loves the "semifredo" coffee. Tiramisu is also wonderful

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

This gelato shop is just outside the city walls and well worth the visit. We tried meringue and strawberry and pistachio and mandarin. The mandarin was amazing and probably the best flavour I tried during our time in Italy.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Smiles all over, the best sweets we ever had, nicely priced and very friendly. Very worth your while outside Lucca's walls. Enjoy

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Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

It is important to have a passion in life, and our family's has been to find the finest gelato. In Le Bonta we have a true contender. In fact can't think of finer gelato in all of Italy, and we have tried the finest everywhere for Rome to Venice, Milan, Florence, Maples, Palermo, Siracusa, Siena and elsewhere. Yep, this is... More 

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Pisa, Italy
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7 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

If you love chocolate, cream, apple pie, milfoil, baba au rhum, savarin, croquembouche, cheese cakes, tarts, mousses, profiteroles, ice cream... The moment you enter you understand that you have to keep yourself under control in order not to spend a fortune and gain plenty of kilos!!! :))) I love this place!

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Cwmbran, United Kingdom
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

For a tea break this place is top notch. What seems like a small interior actually house seating out back. The hot chocolate that my friends had looked great but the tea I had was fantastic. Black tea with chocolate and coconut. All of the tea is mixed by the store and the tea bags they use is a nice... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I have had my share of ice cream in Italy, but this place is the hands down winner for taste, flavors and friendly smiles! It is just outside the walls and worth finding. The flavors are fresh and delicious and the staff and very nice. They will give you their opinion on what they think is best. They also have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Amazing ice cream - there are a few benches just outside the shop to sit down and enjoy it and you can also purchase other items such as cakes, biscuits and ice cream lollipops - and other gift/novelty items.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We drove there by bike. It is close to the city wall! We were overwhelmed by the huge of different ice cremes, sweets and cute accessoires. The lovely service, the other friendly guests and last but not least the taste made it to a absolute must-visit!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

The best tasting gelato and some amazing looking cakes / tiramisu make this place stand out. As mentioned elsewhere a crowd of locals queuing to get their gelato at 5pm can't be wrong!! It's outside the walls so a little bit of a walk, but follow Trip Advisor and you will find this popular place. I'm sure the others in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via C.Castracani 269 Arancio, 55100 Lucca, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Lucca
  • Phone Number: +39 0583 496286

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Dessert, Ice Cream, Family Fare

Description

Solo asporto

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