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Glacier Homemade Ice Cream & Gelato

5166 N. Nevada Ave., Suite100, Colorado Springs, CO 80918
719-599-9800
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Ranked #157 of 1,196 Restaurants in Colorado Springs
Price range: $3 - $6
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: Coffee Shop, Dessert, Italian, Ice Cream
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Description: Gourmet ice cream and gelato made fresh daily! Rated in the top 10 in nation by Forbes Traveller. Featured on Fox News and in the "Best of the Springs". Locally roasted coffee and espresso drinks. Ice cream cakes, take-out pints, shakes, candy, and Italian imports. Semi-private room with fireplace, enclosed outdoor grass play area, and patio seating. Call to schedule a tour or birthday party. Group, military, and student discounts available.
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English first
Colorado Springs, CO
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 via mobile

Went here with some friends. Walked in 10 minutes before they were closing ! There was 6 people in the store and promptly at 9:30 pm the man behind the counter announced that they were closing and thank you for coming. I guess that was our cue to leave ! I had a scoop of gelato and wanted it on... More 

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Amarillo, Texas
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50 reviews 50 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Stopped here for a quick dessert after dinner downtown. It is located in a busy shopping area by the college. Overall it was a very quaint shop with neat decor but the busyness of the area kind of ruined it for us. The gelato was your normal gelato. Nothing crazy or special. The staff was very friendly. We would probably... More 

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West Valley City, Utah, Usa
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60 reviews 60 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 via mobile

I stopped by here cause I love gelato and lived in Italy where it's everywhere. This is some of the worst gelato I ever had. Find somewhere else to go. The flavors did not taste what they were suppose to be.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

My husband and I stopped in for a late night snack while on vacation from Florida. It was delicious! Definitely recommend you try the caramel apple pie ice cream:)

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Aurora, Colorado
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Everyone in our very picky, diet sensitive, group found something absolutely delicious to enjoy. Both the gelato and ice cream were amazing. The staff was very professional and friendly. One gal even offered to take a family picture and took several for us.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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92 reviews 92 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We were very glad that we stopped here for a cold treat when we were in this area. Everything that we tried was delicious. The staff are very friendly and let us try whatever flavors that we wanted. If you need a cold treat this is the place to go!

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Des Moines, Iowa
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

FABULOUS ice cream and gelato! We stopped in after lunch just to peek and the guy behind the counter was incredibly helpful and friendly. I really enjoyed that he seemed to be genuinely interested in the customers. The environment would be great for reading or studying, too. My boyfriend had the Salted Caramel gelato and I had the Banana Cashew... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

These guys have a must try Gelato. Every flavor I've tried so far i have been impressed with. I would definitely recommend either of the chocolate flavors, each very delicious. Will definitely come back next time I'm craving something sweet!

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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39 reviews 39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I was in the neighborhood and dying for a root beer float. I wanted what I remembered from my childhood (a zillion years ago). I got plain vanilla ice cream and they gave me a can of A&W root beer. It was WONDERFUL! The ice cream was hard and creamy and had a great vanilla flavor. The root beer with... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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47 reviews 47 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

I had gelato and spouse had the ice cream ... so we shared. I had two types of chocolate gelato and wow!!! so very, very good. The two scoops was more than enough for me and the price was reasonable. The ice cream I snagged a bit of was creamy goodness and my spouse was happy. Go and go w/... More 

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Additional Information about Glacier Homemade Ice Cream & Gelato

Address: 5166 N. Nevada Ave., Suite100, Colorado Springs, CO 80918
Phone Number: 719-599-9800
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Colorado Springs
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 3 - 6
Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Dessert, Italian, Ice Cream

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