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La Paletteria

Calle de Ayos Number 03-86 | Local 2 - Centro Historico, Cartagena, Colombia
+57 5 6661579
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (40 reviews)
“gelato” (15 reviews)
“tres leches” (5 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Calle de Ayos Number 03-86 | Local 2 - Centro Historico, Cartagena, Colombia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this place walking old town. It's easy to miss, one small glass door entrance but numerous natural popsicles to choose from. We had a the tropical, which had several thinly sliced fruits (mango, strawberry, kiwi, apple?) Very good. Also try to get...More

Thank Rosanne A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fresh frozen popsicles of every variety and taste. Enjoyable way to beat the heat as you wander around the streets of old town Cartagena. Highly recommended!

Thank jakejasper
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Icecream here was fine. But we had a very disappointing experience because the person serving tried to overcharge. We paid 50,000 for two icecreams and she tried to give us change in a few coming. So basically 15€ for two €2 icecream!!! BE CAREFUL

Thank RoMcD2014
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

I discovered this place thru a recent travel blog post... Had to write it down as a place to stop by while in Cartagena. It’s a really cute, simple place with tasty paletas!! I had the chicle & loved it! Go by and take a...More

1  Thank Jamie S
Reviewed April 23, 2018

The paletas at Paletteria were delicious. There were so many flavors we wish we could have made multiple trips!

Thank Emitom H
Reviewed April 20, 2018

These paletas are so good, we stopped by more than once during our trip. I love the tropical fruit flavors - such a good treat to cool off from the heat and humidity! This little shop is a counter only so not much room when...More

Thank Stardustbaby
Reviewed April 17, 2018

We stopped by for a passion fruit and guanabana popsicle. Had it coated with chocolate and it was 8,300 pesos each. Definitely not a cheap treat but they were good and refreshing. We chose to eat inside since it was so hot and muggy outside.

Thank PandaHouston
Reviewed April 15, 2018

We were only in Cartagena a week and must have been to La Paletteria at least 5 times. It is right in the heart of the old city, and so easy to pop in and grab a paleta to cool down. We tried quite a...More

Thank Rayapaya
Reviewed April 10, 2018

They offer a great selection of Ice cream pop sticks and great gelatos using local ingredients ant very reasonable prices

Thank Albert G
Reviewed February 11, 2018

A great place to stop for a cold yummy treat on a hot sunny day. Many flavors to choose from and friendly, helpful staff.

Thank mjausa2018
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Restaurant Details

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Late Night, Drinks
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Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle de Ayos Number 03-86 | Local 2 - Centro Historico, Cartagena, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bolivar Department  >  Cartagena District  >  Cartagena
  • Phone Number: +57 5 6661579
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