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La Sorbetteria Castiglione

Via Castiglione 44, 40124 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 233257
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“gelato” (177 reviews)
“ice cream” (131 reviews)
“gelateria” (44 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Via Castiglione 44, 40124 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife has become a bit of a Gelato expert over the years and the Gelato here was 3-4 star, so pretty decent. However, what drops it to a 3 star was that all gelato was covered up and therefore you couldn't see what you...More

Thank Gothnak
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In a city reknowned for its gelato shops, this is amongst the very best. Different flavours as well as old favourites are there for the choosing. Do yourself a favour and try it!!

Thank giacomina17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were quite disappointed: - Not creamy as expected ans as tasted in many others in Italy - Too sweet - No choice for the cornetto: only simple one and it is a very small one (half the normal size for a normal price)

Thank Rishen v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious gelato, some of the best I’ve ever had! Short walk from center of city but worth it...avoid the tourist places and come straight here. Pistachio was my favorite but others great as well. Yum :-)

Thank Blairef1981
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place was luckily close to our airbnb when staying in Bologna. We stopped by several times during our stay and every time we picked different flavours. They were all delicious. I particularly enjoyed the coffee flavoured special ice cream.

Thank Karmijn
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

It was suggested by a friend for the salty pistaccio flavor.We tasted this and many others but nothing was amazing.Simply good,but in Italy good for ice cream is not enough.

Thank nikos a
Reviewed July 22, 2018

This gelato shop is out of the way but there was always a crowd every time we were there. Yes, we were there many times during our very short visit of Bologna, only because we never tasted a dark-chocolate gelato so good!

1  Thank tamminh
Reviewed July 16, 2018

After reading reviews we had high expectations for the gelato here. Instead, after a long walk, we decided the gelato was good- we’ve come to expect good gelato in Italy- but not great. My combination of lemon and stracciatella didn’t go well together but I...More

Thank JMarie67
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

The best granita I had in Bologna bar none - raspberry and pineapple with mint. Excellent quality and friendly service. Highly recommended.

Thank andrewpearsoncine
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

Their unique flavors are a must try. There's a nice old world feel to their shop and the gelato tastes amazing.

Thank rs8878
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $10
Meals
Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Monday
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Castiglione 44, 40124 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna>  > Santo Stefano
  • Neighborhood: Santo Stefano
  • Phone Number: +39 051 233257
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