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Dolce Gelato

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247 Broadway Street, Laguna Beach, CA 92651
(949) 715-9249
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Fri 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Laguna Beach, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Treat yourself to the amazing and unusual flavors at Dolce Gelato. This is the best gelato I have ever had in any part of the world. Be careful though, it's addicting and you will want to return again and again

1 Thank Nic D
Laguna Beach
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76 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you want different flavor gelato, Dolce gelato is for you...The gelato is AWESOME....if you want a real treat, try an affogato, a shot of espresso gelato...this place is heaven....

1 Thank Khoshid
Lake Forest, California, USA
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been all over the world eating gelato. Dolce stands among the best I have ever had. They have regular custom flavors, and also seasonal specialties. Their staff is always freindly and attentive.

1 Thank Bill O
home again
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57 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Pistachio, almond, salted caramel, 4 or 5 types of chocolate...the list goes on. Cone or tub. Samples prior to purchase. Not icy. Good flavour. No nasty aftertaste. A single cone has multiple flavours as an option, and are HUGE

1 Thank emmachisett
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

This place truly knows how to make original gelato. The ingridients are fresh and natural, the selection always changes so you always have a chance to try something new. We come here with the kids every weekend. The ferrero rocher is to die for, a must try.

Thank Vladimir B
Stockholm, Sweden
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

If you like gelato -this is the place to go! Mexican chocolate, liquor infused, horchata, & churro are some of the more original flavors, but if experimentation is not your inclination, the also have the more traditional flavors as well. Ask for samples -they give you enough on the spoon to help you decide!

Thank laddiesfriend
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

Dolce Gelato is a must when in Laguna Beach. It's perfect on a warm afternoon or an after meal treat. Located in downtown Laguna Beach, it's within walking distance of famous Main Beach and all of the best restaurants and tourist attractions. More flavors than a large box of crayons and the closest you'll get to the Gelato you may... More 

1 Thank F9601YSmikeb
Houston, Texas
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156 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Lotsa flavor even with almond milk Avocado too I loved the strawberry and papaya The texture was amazing, creamy and fluffy and so fresh Great value because they fill the cup!!!

Thank C L
Vail, Colorado
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

My favorite place to get gelato! The staff is super friendly & I've never been disappointed. Great place to stop in during a walk through town.

Thank ray a
Laguna Beach
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22 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Love this gelato. Always a variety of flavors, and they let you sample as much as you want. The hardest thing is deciding which flavors to have. Favorite thing to do - grab some gelato and take it over to Main Beach to eat it while enjoying the sun, ocean and people watching.

Thank seremarcus

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$3 - $6
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 247 Broadway Street, Laguna Beach, CA 92651
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: (949) 715-9249
Dolce Gelato is a family-owned business in Laguna Beach. We make each pan of gelato from scratch each day in our store using multiple milks and different sugars to achieve perfect balance and flavor, just like you'll find in the small shops in Italy.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?