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Via Umberto I, 390 | Lungomare IV Novembre, 199, 98030 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 51070
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8:00 am - 1:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Thu - Tue 8:00 am - 1:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 36
    Very good
  • 9
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  • 1
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  • 0
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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 of 5 stars
Best ice cream in the whole world

The choices is limited but the quality is superb! Try the authentic pistachio ice cream They have delicious savory pizzas too

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
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Strasbourg, France
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Strasbourg, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

The choices is limited but the quality is superb! Try the authentic pistachio ice cream They have delicious savory pizzas too

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

I was there last year and I bought some almond cakes called them in Sicilian (paste di mandorla ) and are the top you could find in sicily tasty and very good quality any cake you buy is delicious and top quality . I am going this year aswell therefore I am looking forward to buy them again I do... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Was recommended 2 us by locals. This place is just perfect. The stuff is simply awesome and kind and the selection of sweets is to die 4 💜

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014 via mobile

We visited Giardini in August 2014, and yes we went back to this little gem of sweetness. A superb place for arancini, granita and brioche, sweet cakes and ice cream! This place is a great little find.

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Sicily, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

I love this place, everything is wonderful and if I need something last minute to bring to a party this is my go-to place every time. After my sister's first visit in Sicily something from this shop is always number one on her Christmas list, the chocolate with hot peppers are her favorite. My favorites are Baba Rhum and Cassata... More 

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Trento, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

Brillian sweets and icecreams. It only serves coffe from the vending machine, though. The personnel has heard the question so many times that they're now a bit rough in telling you that no, they're not a bar and don't brew coffe, if you like, there a coffee machine. Beside that, really a brilliant place for sweets and cakes in GIardini!

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Cordoba, Argentina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

This is a very good place to try the famous and delicious granite... topped with cream. You will never regret having tried them all.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2012

Superb little Gelateria, they also made my birthday cake, which was superb. worth a visit or 5! The owners are friendly and willing to help and happy to describe what is in each little mouthful of heaven.

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La Valletta
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012

The granita was good but i found better in Taormina. Nothing special about the place and the location,a place like others in Giardini Naxos. I will raccomend it if you are near by otherwise is not worth a walk (expecially with the warm sicilian afternoons)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012

We went here for cannoli the first night and they were just delicious. I was speaking with the owners that 1st night about Canada and life in general and I can tell you that they are the nicest people you could ever meet. A couple of nights later we went for ice cream and it was just as delicious as... More 

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Additional Information about La Dolceria

Address: Via Umberto I, 390 | Lungomare IV Novembre, 199, 98030 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
Phone Number: +39 0942 51070
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Giardini Naxos
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 1:30 pm  4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 1:30 pm  4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 1:30 pm  4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 1:30 pm  4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 1:30 pm  4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 1:30 pm  4:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Umberto I, 390 | Lungomare IV Novembre, 199, 98030 Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Messina  >  Giardini Naxos
  • Phone Number: +39 0942 51070
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 1:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 1:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 1:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 1:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 1:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 1:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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