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“Wonderful Cannoli's and Gelato” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Angelo Brocato Ice Cream

Angelo Brocato Ice Cream
214 N Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119-5109 (Mid-City)
(504) 486-0078
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Ranked #5 of 1,578 restaurants in New Orleans
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: Bakery, Dessert
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Neighborhood: Mid-City
Yadkinville
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35 reviews 35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“Wonderful Cannoli's and Gelato”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

Family members took us to this neat little place for desserts. The tasty cannoli's are made right in front of you as you order, and the ice cream is delicious too. It was a really nice treat. Don't worry about the calories!

  • Visited October 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Water Valley, Mississippi
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50 reviews 50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“Great desserts”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

This was on my list of places to visit when I planned our trip to New Orleans and I wasn't disappointed. We went for dessert after dinner; the line was long but went quickly. Although very crowded, our service was cheerful and friendly. I had the Baked Alaska; my husband had the spumoni, both very good. I also bought a cannoli and another pastry to go and we enjoyed every bite. I will put this on my list again for my next visit to NO.

  • Visited June 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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New York
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
“Delicious off-the beaten path way to dessert bliss”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

It's out of the typical tourist circuit, but well worth the side trip. Dozens of Italian cookies and traditional gelato flavors are only enhanced by friendly service. With this many white haired New Orleans ladies queuing up for the friendly service, you know it has to be good.

Visited October 2013
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New York City, New York
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Nice little. Find”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013 via mobile

A nice little Italian pastry and ice cream place. A perfect finish after our trip to the taqueria next door.

  • Visited October 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Forest Lake, Minnesota
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“Sinful deserts”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

In New Orleans you should always have dinner in one place and after dinner drinks and sweets elsewhere. This allows you to sample many places and enjoy the cool evenings. I truly loved this place, well over 100 years old. The Italian ices and the pastries were just great as was the service and the friendly atmosphere

Visited October 2013
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