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Gelateria Kopakabana

#8 of 23 Dessert in Siena
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Via Rossi 52, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 223744
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Fort Worth, Texas
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204 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

Read in a guide book that this was the best in town...not so! Just average with so many places available. Not on main street and NOT worth seeking out!

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Thank Jacqui B
Sydney, Australia
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102 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

This was by far the best pistachio gelato I have had in many years and from all places I went in Italy, Kopakabana in Siena was the best in price but obviously in taste too. My friend had the mango one and she also loved it.

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Thank simagagnini
Shanghai, China
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177 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015 via mobile

We walked past this gelato place and was surprised to find such a wide range of variety available! You can ask to try if you want something new. I had strawberry and coco and both of them tasted excellent. My friend had chocolate and pistachio and she was also happy about it. This street wasn't very busy so you can... More 

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Thank Keren C
Huntington Beach, California
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015 via mobile

Tried four flavor and all were sub par. Cream was icy, chocolate was fine, though not as deep as I like. Amarena was too candy like and also lacked the creaminess. Too bad.

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Thank adamclyde
Αθήνα, Ελλάδα
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50 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

This is one of the best ice creams we had in Siena. Perfect relation of value/money. Just 2 euros per cup with 3 balls of ice cream. Also, a lot of flavours.

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Thank GeorgeAnt
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015 via mobile

We were walking through Siena and we saw this place with a certificate by tripadvisor. The ice creams were almost melted. We took 4 different flavor and every one was not so good. The tastes seemed "not right" or not that (pistachio was practically almond). Mint is color green/blue and wasnt definitely a good mint. Seemed made with just sirup... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Tried the gelateria after being enticed by rave reviews. I tried yogurt, fragola, and fondente (chocolate). Yogurt and fondente were indeed very good, but fragola did not taste fresh. They allow you to try flavours and I should have done this first. I also sampled coffee (ok) and pistachio (very good). They also have some unique flavours. Will I come... More 

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Stenderup, Vejle, Denmark
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 via mobile

Arriving in Siena in the baking sun, we had to buy some ice cream. And fortunately this was one of the first we came by. We thought we already had very good ice cream but this place is certainly one of the best you will find.

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Thank Martin A
Sydney
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327 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 325 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Stayed in Siena for a month this year and came back regularly to Kopacabana, having discovered it last year. Located in via dei Rossi on the way to the Basilica of San Francesco. 30 flavours on offer daily. Many staples available every day but also a turnover of flavours on a daily basis. Quality and taste consistently good across a... More 

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Thank westy54
Siena, Italy
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

If you wanna taste true italian ice-cream, with a great variety, that changes every day, this is the best place to go in Siena.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$2 - $4
Meals
Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Rossi 52, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 223744

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