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Brivido Gelateria

Via Dei Pellegrini 1, 53100, Siena, Italy
+39 0577 280058
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good7%
  • Average9%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible60%
Apr 13, 2017
“No single cup of gelato is worth 10EUR”
Sep 8, 2016
“Expensive”
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Via Dei Pellegrini 1, 53100, Siena, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Walking be you see the long lines and think that it must be really good. It is a really good rip off. Gelato is ok and nothing special but what you really remember is the price. I could not find where they posted the prices...More

Thank almrossi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is one of the top two gelato shops of our ten day Italy trip. Definitely some of the best gelato we had. Flavor and texture were sublime; we took our gelato a few steps away and sat out on the Piazzo del Campo...More

Thank candj83
Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

The selection of gelatos on offer was great and the presentation in the counter was a lovely sight. The size of the cone and serving of gelato was very big and was decorated with 2 wafers. It was the perfect way to end our Tuscan...More

Thank Katherine B
Reviewed May 17, 2017

Brivido Gelateria is a typical example of average touristic restaurant with unnecessarily expensive prices and low quality. It is close to Piazza del Campo, so you may be trapped by the location and tell yourself it would be a good idea to buy an ice...More

Thank Flyngdtchmn
Reviewed April 24, 2017

Not worth the money felt ripped off as this definitely a case of quantity over quality, head over to GROM for delicious Gelato worth every euro

Thank Paolo65Perth
Reviewed April 13, 2017

The prices at Brivido are so ridiculous that unless my gelato came sprinkled in edible gold flakes, I'd have walked away feeling ripped off and like I hated my gelato even if it tasted fine. We got sucked in because of it's prime location just...More

Thank Mtaylor16
Reviewed October 23, 2016

Had more than one or two (maybe more!!) gelatos in Italy but this one place outdid the others. Texture, combinations, number of selections - all amazing. Glad I couldn't stay in Sienna too long; would have been a hard time leaving as I was getting...More

Thank RiverCajun
Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

€10 for a small (tall) cone but the equivalent of a triple scoop... Very worth the cost for a yummy treat on a hot and sunny day. We sampled Mango; Pistachio; Coffee; and Mint Chocolate. 😊

Thank Kris_Cdn
Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

When I was in Italy we had gelato a lot. I was looking for a quick snack before we went on the tour and saw this gelato place. It was amazing. The best gelato I ever had. It was huge which makes sense why it...More

Thank bigpapi18
Reviewed September 9, 2016

6.50 euro for a cup of gelato is expensive, but they have some really amazing and unique flavours. We especially enjoyed the hazelnut, macadamia nut and tiramisu. They only allow you to taste 1 or 2 flavours per person, though.

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  • Address: Via Dei Pellegrini 1, 53100, Siena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Siena
  • Phone Number: +39 0577 280058
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