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Persicco

Migueletes 868, Buenos Aires, Argentina
0810-3337377
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Ranked #77 of 2,388 Restaurants in Buenos Aires
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $10
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Ice Cream
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

I've tried the Dulce de Leche and also Menta. Amazingly good. And the location is perfect, right in the heart of Recoleta. If you're a tourist walking around, take some time and cool off there, you're going to love it.

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Fortaleza, CE
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26 reviews 26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Forget Freddo (ok, don't, their dulce de leche is still very good), but this is the best ice cream I had when in Buenos Aires. Don't miss out on the raspberry; amazing.

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Aracaju, Sergipe, Brazil
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68 reviews 68 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Persicco is a great call if you´re sick and tired of Freddo´s flavors. They even got a coffee ice cream. They also have a wider variety of flavors than Freddo. The waiters are nice!

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Dublin, Ireland
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328 reviews 328 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

When in Buenos Aires, do as the Portenos do - consume the Dulche de Leche ice cream at Persicco - it is excellent!

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Sete Lagoas, MG
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46 reviews 46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Since we were staying at an apartment-hotel right across the street, we had our breakfasts at this nice&clean looking restaurant and ice cream parlor. Breakfasts were always followes by unbelievably flavored and smooth dulce de leche ice creams...nuts, berries,zambaione and chocolate are great choices as well.Freddo is on the opposite corner so you can compare both...Persicco deserves a chance 'cause... More

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Peterborough, New Hampshire
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

My boyfriend and I both LOVE their ice cream. We have literally been to Persicco 10+ times and will be back for more. My favorites are the Lemon Mousse and Cafe. They have a passion fruit cheesecake (ice cream) that is also to die for. The service is great and the servings are large. I must say I did not... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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34 reviews 34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

When I took a taste of the ice-cream, I thought I heard the sounds of hallelujah singing. Vanilla and Dulce were my first choices. The next day I was back at Persicco for another helping, and during my 8 day stay in Buenos Aires, I think I made at least one visit to Persicco daily. I just could not get... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

We tried 5 different heladerias in BsAs and this is by far the best of them! It has many different options of flavours and many adresses around town. My suggestions are raspberry, hazelnut and any flavour containing dulce de leche.

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San Jose, California
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48 reviews 48 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014 via mobile

We shared a small cup of bittersweet chocolate & dulce de leche con nuiz (walnuts). It was very tasty. They serve Illy cafe coffee so next time I will try that. A small cup of ice cream costs 30 pesos (about $4.60) so its a bit pricey. The ice cream is high quality and the shop has a very nice... More

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North Carolina
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

We have tried several of the ice cream chains in Buenos Aires and this is so far the best one! We have yet to try Volta. Their dulce de leche is better than that of the competition. Our favorites are Tramontana and Dulce de Leche with walnuts.

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