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Gelocchio

9/93 The Esplanade (50 metres up Aplin street) | From Esplanade-Aplin corner, walk up Aplin, 50 metres on the left., Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
0429996911
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Ranked #2 of 421 Restaurants in Cairns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $2 - $6
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night, Dessert
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night, Dessert
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  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
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English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 NEW

Great staff, very friendly.. And the ice cream.. No words, just the best one I had in Australia.. A little taste of italy in the kangaroos land

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

As a big fan (and amateur connaisseur) of italian homemade icecream, I can only say that Gelocchio makes the very best icecream I've ever tasted . . . In addition, the owners are extremely nice/true people . . . It was a real pleasure to get our daily scoops of icecream at Gelocchio during the week we spend in Cairns... More

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Port Douglas, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

My wife and I had an ice cream and a sorbet they where awesome. With the service being top notch it makes for a pleasant experience.

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San Diego, California
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21 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Our family loves gelato, and we've tasted the very best in Italy and around the world. Although I understand how a business owner would like to save money, I don't understand how Devine limits samples to 2 per person.The owner at Gelocchio showed some reluctance in giving us samples, but at least she did not deny them. It is bad... More

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Ottawa, Ontario
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75 restaurant reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

The bottom line up front is that if you are in Cairns, you really have no choice but to visit both Gelocchio AND Devine Gelato, as they are almost next to each other and are both among the very best gelato I have tried anywhere in the world (Italy, New York, Toronto, and many other cities). It is difficult to... More

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Yulara, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This place is worthy of the great reviews. I could not decide what I wanted and did not feel like an entire ice cream, so opted for the paper cone with five different ice cream balls that were coated in chocolate. These were all absolutely amazing and left me wanting more! A great way to taste lots of flavours without... More

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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Best gelato we tried in Cains! Very fresh. The Irish Cream tastes amazing (a shop up the block tasted artificial) & the coconut is perfect; not too sweet. If I lived here I'd eat it every day.

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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Best gelato i have had in a long time. I love the way they utilise local ingredients such as sour sop, custard apple and dragon fruit which none of the others offer. exceptional quality and service

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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Soursop is a tropical fruit with fresh tangy flavour. The homemade soursop gelato at this place was absolutely delicious! We had it at least 3 times in one trip! It is a must try if you're in Cairns. I'm sure the other flavours are nice also.

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Cairns, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

just can't stop eat this gelato!!!it is the best in cairns! fruit flavours taste like real fruit and the staff is very friendly! if you are looking for a real italian gelato experience go to gelocchio!!

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