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U Gelato du Caruggiu

#1 of 87 Dessert in Genoa
Certificate of Excellence
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Piazza San Bernardo 91 R, 16123, Genoa, Italy
+39 340 864 0024
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

I got the nocciola and cremino, and I'd highly recommend this combo! I also tried the Violetta and loved it too, but it was lighter and I was feeling like indulging my sweet tooth with the hazelnut combo. Definitely would recommend!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

Really gorgeous gelateria- ice cream made with commitment. The chocolate fondente ( dark chocolate) is the best we have ever had and we like to think we know somwthing about that. No extras added just dark chocolate and water even diabetics can have it. My children choose this every time simply because its sensational . There are flavours like safe... More 

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Volcano, Hawaii
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Try to find it among the narrow streets and you will get a great experience.The best gelato , I have ever tasted.

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Sydney
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Came here with the girlfriend and tried so many flavours we couldn't decide what to pick! Ended up with almond, dark chocolate, and peanut. Just wow! Unbelievable. Will be coming back tomorrow!!

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County Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016

Take a break from the sun and wander through the shaded narrow streets until you find this gem! You will not find better service or gelato anywhere else in Genoa. Try some of the offbeat flavours, like ginger :D

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

Sooooo good! The lady spoke great english and served us some of the best gelato I have ever tasted. A little hard to find for the unexpirienced but well worth the search. Prices were not bad as well. Very clean and bright!

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Thank Frances J
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

We have been eating gelato in different places for three days now. This place is the best. We had 9 flavors and they were all excellent. Unique flavors like violet and Rosemary were fantastic but the standards, like chocolate were also outstanding

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2016

Ahhhhy authentic gelato?! Your ice cream is going straight in my basket! We'll call that a win then!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

The owner is so very nice even with limited english. The gelato is just awesome. I should qualify I have only tried gelato in northern Italy but I have sampled a lot and this tops them all. Both of my daughters confirm this is the best we have tried. Large range of flavours, ask and you can try befor you... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 12, 2016

You will remember this gelato! I didn´t keep any special souvenir from Genova except for this chocolate gelato.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$7
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza San Bernardo 91 R, 16123, Genoa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Genoa
  • Phone Number: +39 340 864 0024

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?