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Gelateria La Svolta

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Via Cairoli, 6, 57033 Marciana Marina, Elba Island, Italy
+39 0565 99479
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Coffee & Tea, Late Night

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Try the Napoleone!

Gorgeous, flavours of ice cream which are a bit different. The Napoleone is fantastic - honey and amaretto.

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 9, 2014
Alison M
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Ashtead, United Kingdom
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Ashtead, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Gorgeous, flavours of ice cream which are a bit different. The Napoleone is fantastic - honey and amaretto.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

There's no denying it, this is the best Gelato I've had. I spent some time in Florence seeking out the 'best' gelato places there. They were good , but nothing like my experience here. It's evident a lot of love goes into choice of ingredients (as local as possible) and the production. Don't go to Marciana Marina and miss it!!

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Quite simply the best. Excellent flavours that changed daily, friendly service and inexpensive price. A must visit in marciana marina!

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Romsey, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Pistachio ice cream one of the best ever tasted. My chocolate and salted caramel was also absolutely delicious. The intensity of flavours was the thing that struck me most here. Very creamy, lovely spot to sit just outside.

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Dorset
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

The best ice cream ever! Yes that flavour is one of the ones available but I suspect I could have eaten my way through the entire menu and loved every one. This is the relocation of a business from MIlan apparently, the owner fancied an easier life and banished himself to Elba, and why wouldn't you! He was on hols... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

I read about there gelato on Trip Advisor and had to try it. I went back everyday and tried 6 flavors in total from carrot-lemon (not my favorite but A+ for creativity) to chocolate with orange peel which was unbelievable. My all time favorite was the pistachio.

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Vienna, Austria
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

Excellent ice cream all homemade. They offer excellent and also creative varieties of ice cream. Further they set hight value on ecological sound solutions. Thus, you get organic cups for instance which is also very nice. However, the biggest plus is the great ice cream of course. We tried fragola (strawberry, extremly good), cafe, chocolate, nocciolone, limone - all more... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

We were riding around Elba on a scooter when we got this idea to taste some flavours of Marciana Marina(we were staying in Porto Azzuro). This gelateria suddenly appeared in front of us and was giving the impression of a local ice cream shop, nothing fancy. We tried a few kinds but the fig was the best I've ever had.... More 

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Address: Via Cairoli, 6, 57033 Marciana Marina, Elba Island, Italy
Phone Number: +39 0565 99479
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Livorno  >  Elba Island  >  Marciana Marina
Cuisine: Dessert

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  • Address: Via Cairoli, 6, 57033 Marciana Marina, Elba Island, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Livorno  >  Elba Island  >  Marciana Marina
  • Phone Number: +39 0565 99479

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Dessert

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