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Lower Knox Street, Sligo F91V838, Ireland
+353 87 177 2732
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabio sells coffee and hand made ice cream. Both are wonderful! You can also buy coffee pots and ground coffee or coffee beans and it makes better coffee that Ive tasted anywhere else in Ireland.

Thank John K
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fabulous ice cream and coffee, with lovely personal service! Definitely worth a visit if you're in Sligo!

Thank Ella O
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Fabio is a family favourite and his ice cream specials are sensational. Love bringing the kids there - it's very reasonably priced & great coffee too!

Thank totomcgrath
Tipperary, Ireland
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

This little oasis in the middle of Sligo is the perfect retreat for the disinterested shopper! Great coffee, delicious artisan ice cream and window tables. Soothing jazz playing in the background and the world passing by outside......a little piece of utopia :) Only seats about 6 customers. Very exclusive!!!

Thank yewtree
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Hands down the best take away coffee spot I've discovered being someone who lives off the stuff in work, met with conversation and jokes and a huge welcome from my first visit to my last. Superior service.

Thank FoodBears88
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Yes, Fabio's fabulous gelato is that good. The person who compared this gelato with tesco's disgusting soft scoop frozen hydrogenated vegetable oil falsely labeled as 'ice cream' must have a palate of a donkey. There will always be customers for good stuff and there will always be braying donkeys complaining about everything. Keep it up Fabio!

Thank enver a
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33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were advised to try the icecream here and it was really worth it. Nice tasty icecream. I tried the special one for this month, which was excellent. It is a bit price, but worth it.

Thank trol_007
Sligo, Ireland
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47 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

Homemade and loads of variety. Well worth a visit for icecream lovers. Its more of a purchase and walk place with dew stools so not suitable if you have buggies and loads of shopping with you

Thank helenmn84
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016

Delicious ice cream and other goodies served by the charming Fabio. Always worth a visit when in Sligo

1 Thank Jacinta33
Sligo, Ireland
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2016

Another example of the the prevailing Italian Sligo rip-off. Ridiculously overpriced average tasting ice cream.

Thank antonymcg

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$2 - $9
Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Cash Only, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lower Knox Street, Sligo F91V838, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Sligo  >  Sligo
  • Phone Number: +353 87 177 2732
Freshly made on site italian style Ice Cream (Gelato), Made with No Use of Synthetic Fats, Emulsifier & Artificial Colours. Plus: Pizza Slice, Grilled Stuffed Focaccia & Piadina, Fairtrade Organic Italian Coffee ......

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?