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Gelateria Alaska

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Calle Larga dei Bari, 1159 | Santa Croce, 30135 Venice, Italy
+39 041 715211
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We read about this place in a guide book and to our surprise it was only 2 mins walk from where we were staying. Flavours are delicious and a must visit for your stay in Venice! Cheap and cheerful as well with prices from about €1.80 and above

Thank Quigs86
New Jersey
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592 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Like most who visit Italy I found myself eating more gelato than I care to admit. While wandering around Venice I checked my lonely Planet guide which I had been ignoring. It highlighted this place as one of the best spots in Venice. So I decided to set out on a mission. There were plenty of people stopping in the... More 

Thank Steve H
Athens, Ohio
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is terrific gelato, reasonably priced and with unusual flavors. My daughter had a very dark chocolate the first day. It was amazing! On our second stop, she chose Ginger, which was incredible. Other unusual flavors were cinnamon and roses. The gentleman behind the counter was very patient as we made our decisions. This is close to the Riva de... More 

Thank Christie T
Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed February 21, 2017

We visited here en route to the natural history museum. It even offers vegan gelato and sorbet. We tried the strawberry sorbet and when we mentioned it was our birthday, we were given another scoop of a different flavour for free! So we picked mango and lemon. All of them were delicious and the man serving was very friendly.

Thank CLRaven
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful gelati for the more adventurous! As well as delicious 'traditional' flavours, they also have a selection of seasonal flavours including: fennel, artichoke, cinnamon, ginger and carrot. The perfect balance of flavour. Would highly recommend!

Thank mabarclay11
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

Sought out to find this after seeing travel man! Turned out it was around the corner from our hotel and tasted lush! Perfect gelato

Thank Hollie B
Massy, France
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

A must go place when I m at Venezia ^^ my favorite taste : ginger!! Price is fair overall. see you soon !

Thank GRACE92160
hong kong
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed October 24, 2016

The texture of the gelato was great but we had peach and lemon which probably were not the best choices. The peach tasted a little minty, the lemon was good but not 'WOW!' So go for the original flavours instead.

Thank antHongKong
London, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed October 19, 2016

Every Gelateria we tried seemed to be better than the last and Gelateria Alaska was no exception. It was the very last gelato we had in Venice and it was so worth it! The prices are much cheaper than other gelato places we checked out - Bonus! Wish we had discovered Gelateria Alaska earlier in our trip as it was... More 

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38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed October 17, 2016

We went out of our way to find this place. It was worth it, the pistachio flavour was so fresh and the lemon was refreshing. Both tasted real and not artificial. The owner was not rude, as was mentioned in another review. Well priced for real flavour.

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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Larga dei Bari, 1159 | Santa Croce, 30135 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > Santa Croce
  • Neighborhood: Santa Croce
  • Phone Number: +39 041 715211

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Staying in Santa Croce

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Santa Croce
Santa Croce gained importance as a sestiere (district) when Piazzale Roma was created in the 1930s to bring cars and buses close to the center of Venice. Constitution Bridge spans the Grand Canal linking Piazzale Roma to the train station. This area buzzes with energy from travelers and students. Historic palaces and former industrial buildings house some departments of Ca' Foscari and IUAV Architecture universities. On the Fondaco dei Turchi, Venice's Museum of Natural History offers Venetians prehistoric thrills, plus an overview of lagoon fish and wildlife. The Grand Canal, northern boundary of Santa Croce, is lined with palaces and decorated by the tall green dome of San Simeon Piccolo. Ca' Pesaro attracts Venetians to its contemporary art exhibitions. The Grand Canal exposes only one face of these buildings. On the opposite side, the palace often interacts with a square or a busy street to represent its neighborhood identity.
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