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Via Ugo Foscolo 11, Viareggio, Italy
+39 0584 960838
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Hours:
Sun 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed - Sat 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Coffee & Tea, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Late Night

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Half of it.

Finally we went to taste this fabulous gelato, but the portions are half of what we normally receive everywhere else. Come on!

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 1, 2015
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Lido Di Camaiore, Italy
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53 reviews 53 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 NEW

Finally we went to taste this fabulous gelato, but the portions are half of what we normally receive everywhere else. Come on!

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MacTier, Ontario, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

A local lady recommended this place which is just the next street over from the main road beside the passeggio. It was easy to find and yes, they speak very good English. The place was beautiful and sparkling clean. I had the medium cup with 3 flavours. All natural and absolutely the best gelato I ate during my entire stay... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Unique flavours, the "crema dimentica" a smooth and delicious lemon/vanilla almost as creamy as the unrivalled lemon gelato in Amalfi. Buonissimo!

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Voorburg, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Great tasting ice cream for only €1 a scoop, will definitely come back here again in the next couple of days, worth the walk from the boulevard!

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Elmira, New York, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

The owner is very friendly. The "crema di menticata" is sooo good. Mango and strawberry we also delicious. Very clean establishment and good selections.

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Camaiore, Italy
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19 reviews 19 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

By first impressions you wouldn't guess that this is such good ice cream, after all there isn't a rainbow of tempting ice cream on display, all the flavours are hidden in covered metal containers, but this is necessary as no preservatives are added to the ice cream and so it melts more quickly than the usual stuff you find, however... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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256 reviews 256 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

If you are already near this place, you have to visit and taste some icecream - not the best I have ever had, but very good quality

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Rumelange
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

If you want a ice cream pass ! If you want the ultimate taste of a real Ice cream stop by ! He is a very frendly nice ice cream genius and a biker so stop by and enjoy

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Vienna, Austria
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48 reviews 48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

The venue may seem spare and industrial, but the view in the gelato bins is rich, rich, rich. Despite a reviewer's concern that the product might not meet euro-fat content norms for gelato, I taste tested both sorbetti and gelati--no complaint. Was wowed by the exotic options--kafir lime, celery, a fab green tea, chocolate cinnamon--I tasted. Too good to pass... More 

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Viareggio, Italy
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153 reviews 153 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

I am a gelato enthusiast and I know most of gelateria shops in Viareggio. I have been recently addressed to this gelateria by a friend... result: a-ma-zing! Really one of the best ice-cream I ever had. The choice of flavours is quite exclusive (though I missed some classics) but the flavours are not so important when there is a solid... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Ugo Foscolo 11, Viareggio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Viareggio
  • Phone Number: +39 0584 960838

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Ice Cream
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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