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Dolce Vita Gelato Cafe

600 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139
305-673-1884
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Ranked #333 of 809 restaurants in Miami Beach
Cuisines: Ice Cream
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Clayton, New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

Went there for the gelato....they let us taste whatever we wanted and we actually ordered to medium cups mixed. I had Banana Split and Dolce de leche. I dont know about other things they offer but the Gelato was top noch!!

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Midhurst, Ontario
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74 reviews 74 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

The pizza and pasta are amazing!! It's extremely casual but the food quality is excellent. We also LOVED the gelato.

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Melbourne, Florida
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

Only good thing was the chocolate croissants which they bring in. We had pancakes which were made from some other type of batter and neither kids would eat them. I had a croissant with scrambled eggs that got pressed into a flat greasy mess. Being French I thought the coffee would at least be ok but it was so watery... More

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Barbados
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

The cookies and cream gelato is to die for. I ate breakfast and dinner at this restaurant, the service was great and the food was reasonable and well prepared. I totally enjoyed eating here.

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Kingsport, TN.
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72 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

After discovering our hotel Continental breakfast lacking, we stumbled on this place and went in. Nice selection of breakfast sandwiches. I had a panini croissant with egg, sausage and cheese. Very tasty, crisp, and large and got an order of hash browns with it. The hash browns were a little greasy, but good. My friend had a plate with ham,... More

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Maria I, General Manager at Dolce Vita Gelato Cafe, responded to this review

Thanks JDHoss for your review. We are really glad to know that you and your friend stopped by for breakfast and gelto. We hope the next time you are in Miami you visit us again! More

Toronto, Canada
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221 reviews 221 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

Went there this morning for breakfast. Food was very blend below average. They made a mistake with my order and service was horrible. They kept speaking Spanish between each other in front of me while trying to figure out if the order they had in their hand was mine. Took it back and then brought it back again. To cut... More

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Maria I, General Manager at Dolce Vita Gelato Cafe, responded to this review

Hello Toishome. Thank you for taking the time to review us. We're sorry to hear your that you did noy enjoy your breakfast and that you were not happy with our service.Your feedback helps us learn to detect where we should improve in order to provide a better service . We hope you give us another opportunity ! Best regards More

Thornville, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013

My daughter and I ate lunch here while vacationing from Ohio for a few days. Never had gelato before and loved it! Much better than ice cream. I fell in love with the coconut and she fell in love with the pistachio and the young employee who took our order and served us twice. She was bummed she never learned... More

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Maria I, General Manager at Dolce Vita Gelato Cafe, responded to this review

Thanks Debra C. for your review! We are very happy to hear that you and your daughter loved our gelato. Thanks for visiting us and hope you come back the next time you are in Miami! More

New York City, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

Wish they had more flavors to offer. Pretty good though and not completely sure that is was all real gelato- no matter because it tasted so good!

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Maria I, General Manager at Dolce Vita Gelato Cafe, responded to this review

Hello edyesque, We are very happy to hear from you and glad you gave us a try. We hope you choose us again when you come to Southbeach. Best Regards More

NYC
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013

Using my smart phone this seemed closest for some pizza and ice cream. Looked ok when we got there.We ordered a pie at the counter and when it was ready they brought it to the table.I helped myself to a bev at the cooler and asked the counter for 2 cups.The pizza was brick oven.The crust was good but they... More

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Maria I, General Manager at Dolce Vita Gelato Cafe, responded to this review

Hello. Thank you for taking the time to review us. We're sorry to hear your experience did not live up to your expectations. Your feedback helps us learn to detect where we should improve in order to provide a better service . More

Manassas, Virginia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

I come to miami often and I look forward to coming here every time the ice cream is to die for! Its gelato and they make it there in the store! they have a large variety of flavors. I can't wait to go back and get more.

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Maria I, General Manager at Dolce Vita Gelato Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We really appreciate you taking the time and sharing your experience with others. More

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