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Dolce Gelato

247 Broadway Street, Laguna Beach, CA 92651
(949) 715-9249
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Ranked #5 of 151 Restaurants in Laguna Beach
Price range: $0 - $7
Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Dessert, Italian, Ice Cream
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
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Wexford, Pennsylvania
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45 reviews 45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Though this gelato is more expensive than others in Laguna Beach, it was well worth the cost (about $4.50 for kids size). This was one of the best gelatos I have ever tasted. The banana creme and the coconut were both amazing. I would go back everyday if I could!

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Santa Rosa, California
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577 reviews 577 reviews
384 restaurant reviews
230 helpful votes 230 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

After visiting the Laguna Art Festival we needed to cool off with gelato. On our way to the free shuttle bus we found Dolce! The place was busy, a good sign. We tasted a few and made our selections. Truth be told...they were all very good and I suggest enjoying them your selves...

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san diego
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56 reviews 56 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This Gelato shop offers great tasting gelatos with fresh-made waffle cones. The varieties of flavors is extensive. Good spot to get your gelato fix.

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

There are lots of fancy ice cream places about now but this is about the best I have ever seen. It's in Central Laguna Beach. There is a very good selection of terrific ice creams and sorbets. You are welcome to ask for a taste before you commit. The flavours are superb. They have a sofa and some chairs and... More

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Irvine, California
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49 reviews 49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I am not an ice-cream foodie but this gelato is fantastic! The only problem is that you will want more and come back again and again. My preference is the chocolate/chocolate but the salted caramel is wonderful too. Expect a line on the weekends due to the tourists in town but well worth the wait.

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Morristown
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Delicious gelato at a reasonable price. I recommend the Ferrero Rocher and the Creme Brûlée. I would go back again.....

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Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Always great to end a day at the beach with some cold gelato. I tried several flavors and decided to go with the mango chili lime sorbet. Very tasty kind of exotic flavor. Highly recommend if you like sweet and spicy

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Long Beach, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We didn't have the time to wait in line, but from the size of the line of people waiting to get their Gelato on this place looked amazing! Maybe next time!!

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Cerritos, California
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232 reviews 232 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
154 helpful votes 154 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

It's difficult to rate a gelato establishment when you haven't been to Italy, BUT Dolce Gelato is very good! The samples will give you a hint of what's in store so it's impossible to be disappointed with your selection. The creamy texture and the true flavors will delight your senses! Truly a nice find in the heart of Laguna Beach.

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California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Hands down, the best gelato on this side of the world. Love the unique flavors and the old standbys like the salted maple.

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