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Ghirardelli Soda Fountain & Chocolate Shop

Downtown Disney, Marketplace, 1710 E Buena Vista Dr, Orlando, FL 32830
(407) 934-8855
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Ranked #27 of 3,198 Restaurants in Orlando
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Thu 9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:30 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Dessert, Ice Cream
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
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Ottawa, Canada
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127 reviews 127 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

Be prepared to wait awhile in line only to find out there are not enough seats or tables to eat your treats.. Expensive Drinks are over sweet & syrupy.

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San Antonio, Texas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

This shop's salted caramel sundae was the best sundae I've ever had. Granted, it was was also the most expensive sundae I have ever had, but I forgot the price as soon as I took my first bite of the sweet and salty goodness. The atmosphere of the shop is also quite fun, and there was a staff handing out... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

this is our first stop.the chocoate is lovely in all its forms.they han d out free samples and there is no shortage of takers. it is always full and there are not many tables if you want a seat with your hot drink

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St. Louis, MO
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51 reviews 51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

This was one of the highlights of Downtown Disney for our group. The lines were long and the prices were high. But, service was great. We got our ice cream fast too! The chocolate ice cream is wonderful. Add a little caramel and you are golden!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 NEW

Visited Ghirardelli Ice Cream shop during our stay in May 2014 and had a wonderful experience. So during our visit this past weekend, I encouraged our friends to head over to Downtown with us to visit this ice cream shop. I was EXTREMELY DISAPPOINTED when our friend's son could not partake in this experience. He has a peanut allergy and... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 NEW

WOW. Ghirardelli choclate heaven. this is the best chocolate i have tasted, better than lindt. nice set up, great food, quick service and no hassle. a truly tempting experince for food in downtown disney.

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Savannah, Georgia
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139 reviews 139 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We stop here every time we are in Orlando. From the free chocolate sample to the enormous sundaes that can feed a family, it is the highlight of our day.

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Hindhead, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Wonderful (but not cheap) ice cream. Extensive ice cream menu. The chocolate is to die for but once again very expensive.....

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Montreal, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

If you have a sweet tooth, the one in Downtown Disney is great. Their hot chocolate is oh, so perfect and the chocolates simply melt in your mouth!

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Johns Creek , GA
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We had the awesome chocolate malts ! Not sure it was worth the price but they were great. The place was mobbed at 11:00pm but we were taken care of quickly and they had a very friendly staff

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Additional Information about Ghirardelli Soda Fountain & Chocolate Shop

Address: Downtown Disney, Marketplace, 1710 E Buena Vista Dr, Orlando, FL 32830
Phone Number: (407) 934-8855
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 9:30 am - 12:00 am
Cuisine: Dessert, Ice Cream

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