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“Cool Treats” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Ghirardelli Soda Fountain & Chocolate Shop

Ghirardelli Soda Fountain & Chocolate Shop
Downtown Disney, Marketplace, 1710 E Buena Vista Dr, Orlando, FL 32830
(407) 934-8855
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Ranked #29 of 3,045 restaurants in Orlando
Cuisines: Dessert, Ice Cream
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
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“Cool Treats”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

This was my first time at Ghirardelli and I was very pleased with my selection. The treat was great, atmosphere nice but the lines were very long. It took forever to get our ice cream. Time was on our side so I guess to take the good with the bad. Walking around Downtown Disney was fun. The music was great and a nice evening.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Hollywood, Florida
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“Overpriced”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

Nothing you can't get at the best local ice cream shop in your hometown. I guess if you really like their chocolate...not me though. Was just average.

  • Visited January 2013
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Old Bridge, New Jersey
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“delicious ice cream”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

treat yourself and the family at this sweet shop and you will be rewarded. a little crowded but the lines move. and the free sample as you enter is worth the trip into the store

Visited May 2013
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“Fabulous”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

This has the best chocolate in the states, it's simply fabulous. Make sure you visit the shop with a cool bag and buy!

Visited May 2013
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Bogota, Colombia
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“the ice cream was great, not sure about the rest!”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

the ice cream was great of course! we had the earthquake: 8 scoops of icecream, bananas, nuts, sauces, lots of cherries! between the 5 of us we coulnt finish it!
its very crowded, and for some reason, there were a lot of flies this time, so it was very annoying!
i wish it had a nice atmosphere to enjoy the ice cream a lot more!

  • Visited May 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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