We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Gelati Celesti Ice Cream Makers

8906 W Broad St Ste A, Richmond, VA 23294-5827
(804) 346-0038
Improve this listing
Ranked #34 of 1,277 restaurants in Richmond
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: Dessert, Fast Food, Ice Cream
Dining options: Dessert
Restaurant details
Dining options: Dessert
Write a Review

37 reviews from our community

89% Recommend
    29
    4
    1
    2
    1
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

3rd time together in store and once at their food truck. Best in town! May have to get a big order to bring home one day. Also like the giant chalk board that patrons can write / draw on.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

This is the best ice cream in Richmond by far. It is a little $ then others but the best. Some of the staff is nice others are just ok.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Manassas, Virginia
Top Contributor
116 reviews 116 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

My co-workers and I love food, we love dessert. Since we travel a lot we are always trying different restaurants. This was a first for this establishment. We were introduced here by a co-worker who frequents her visits here often. There are so many flavors that it was hard to choose. I had the Baklava ice cream and it was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Glen Allen, Virginia
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

We have been going to get our ice cream here for years. I was worried when the original owners sold but the new owners have held their own. The ice cream here is the best in town and they have flavors you just will not ind anywhere else. Gelati Celesti is a must if you are an ice cream fan.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Richmond, Virginia, United States
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

If you are tired of the same old ice cream flavors, give this place a try. It has a very creamy texture that is more like gelato than store bought ice cream. I had the chocolate decadence which is a rich, deep chocolate but not over powering. My husband had the mint chocolate chip which he raved over. He is... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Richmond, Virginia
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

Have become a regular at the Stony Point location, that has a refrigerator for a quick pint or quart pickup, or to order a cone/cup to eat there at an indoor or outside table. The staff is always super friendly. The flavors are outstanding! This is probably one of my top 3 places IN THE WORLD for ice cream. So... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Richmond, Virginia
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

I've been eating this ice cream for years and have never been disappointed. The consistency and flavor is top quality, the stores are comfortable and service is always on the ball. And those waffle cones... the smell alone makes your mouth water, and they don't let your taste buds down either.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Richmond, Virginia
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

The building is on the corner of a small shopping center cute tables outside the inside is not very appealing basic tables and a sterile looking ice cream case they have a huge black board on the wall in the eating area and I wish they would clean it off every once in a while so other kids cant scribble... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Boston. MA
Top Contributor
176 reviews 176 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013 via mobile

Took us a while to find this place. It is located in the back of a generic mall. The outdoor seating was next to the parking, but besides that the quality, the flavors and the service were top notch. We loved the chocolate decadence and cinnamon oatmeal dough. The espresso bean was excellent too. We could see why it won... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Richmond, VA
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013

Always voted the BEST ice cream in Richmond . . . because it is! LOVE, LOVE, LOVE this place! The chocolate almond tastes like eating fudge with almonds in it!

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Gelati Celesti Ice Cream Makers also viewed

Been to Gelati Celesti Ice Cream Makers? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Gelati Celesti Ice Cream Makers, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing