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Teo

1206 W 38th St, Austin, TX 78705
(512) 451-9555
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English first
Dallas, Texas
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

The gelato was the best I have had. Teo has racked up a bunch of awards for a reason. And the coffee was very good, too!

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Austin, Texas
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216 reviews 216 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
482 helpful votes 482 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

My family loves Teo, we often make this our special dessert stop on our way home from downtown Austin. I'm not a coffee drinker, but many of my friends rave about the cappuccino. But when my family goes there, we're all about the gelato. I love all their nut flavors, especially the hazelnut. I'm also a big fan of everything... More

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Miami Beach, Florida
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233 reviews 233 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Great selection of flavors, relaxing place to escape the heat in the summer time. Good coffee drinks and really nice staff.

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austin, texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

I've been stopping by Teo for a latte since they opened. It's not on my beaten path, so I'm usually going out of my way to stop there. Hands down, the best latte in town. I'm old-school, so the thought of paying more than 50 cents for a cup of coffee makes me flinch. I cheerfully pay the price here,... More

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Austin, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

This place has a great vibe. I'm sitting out on their huge patio watching a fire blaze in their outdoor fireplace. No, it's not an invitation for vagabonds to roast marshmallows - It's a delightfully cozy cafe. Great italian gelato - tasty coffee, friendly staff, good music - and free easy to access internet. I can't imagine what more a... More

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Austin, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

If you want a real, original cappuccino Italiano in Texas, go to Teo's coffee! I'm an exchange student from Italy and I'm spending a year in Austin. I love cappuccino, it's something that makes my day better since the morning. Teo is the only place in Austin where I found a cappuccino that reminds me of home, and tastes exactly... More

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Austin, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

Teo's coffee is served with the artful touch of Alberto who is originally from Florence. His symetrical hearts on the top of traditional Italian coffees are an authentic touch to exquisite expressos and coffees. Customers delight in practicing their Italian and reminising about their trips to Italy with barista Alberto. I recommend the cafe mocha and almond pastry. Their turkey... More

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Austin, Texas, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

Cappuccino is an ITALIAN drink... the name comes from the Capuchin Friars, an order of Franciscan monks whose habits were tan, like the crema on a properly made cup of cappuccino. What passes as cappuccino at chains like Starbucks and Coffee Bean and Tea is a joke and could not be farther from the authentic Italian drink. If you want... More

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012 via mobile

Cannot beat it, period. I highly recommend this place for many, many reasons. Hours, free wifi, best coffee, gelato(!) and location! Do not tell your friends! It's a secret!

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dallas, tx
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39 reviews 39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

I only had the gelato - raspberry to be exact, but my friends also enjoyed some drinks and said they were just wonderful. What really, really gave me the warm fuzzies about this place is that my friend's son accidentally dropped a full container of gelato on the floor and they replaced it at no cost. Just great customer service.

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