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Carmela's I

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2495 E Washington Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91104-2042
+1 626-797-1405
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good8%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (14 reviews)
“gelato” (4 reviews)
“brown sugar” (6 reviews)
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2495 E Washington Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91104-2042
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Reviewed February 14, 2018

I love that these small ice cream shops are popping up everywhere around the county. We stopped by after dinner to indulge in a couple of scoops of dessert creaminess. I always like to try different flavors and this time I picked out Mint &...More

Thank Creeping_Death_LA
Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

My 7 year old grandson & I gave Carmela's a try. He was not happy went it didn't look like Baskin-Rob or 30-some flavors. It is just a small store front without any bright signs. Interesting flavors and great taste. Even the cones were great....More

Thank lynndds
Reviewed December 14, 2017 via mobile

Great gelato. Inventive selections. Try the brown sugar vanilla or the pomegranate sorbet. Always a great experience!!

Thank Cape-SoCal
Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

Carmela's has the best ice cream around. I love all their flavors. They all taste delicious. Could go for some lavender ice cream right now. 😊

Thank Pasa5
Reviewed January 17, 2017

Rich, not too sweet and creamy! Try it. They even have a retro 50s truck that is available in the summer season at local parks.

Thank mjhlee
Reviewed June 13, 2016

We were looking for a place to enjoy ice cream after a hot day of touring; found this one on Trip Advisor. We were impressed with the flavor choices and absolutely delighted with the taste. A little pricey, but clearly a specialty shop. The story...More

Thank Ann W
Reviewed June 1, 2016

My friend and I had been looking forward to coming here for a while. Parking (is there even official parking?) was difficult to locate--we ended up just parking on one of the residential streets behind the block. The shop itself was very small but cozy...More

Thank Kat C
Reviewed September 26, 2015 via mobile

Don't listen to the negatives here, this is artisan ice cream made from scratch on the premises and is consistently excellent. A great local business that hands down beats any chain, any day.

Thank USBrits
Reviewed August 17, 2015

We'd been hearing rave reviews about Carmela's gourmet ice cream for a long time, but for some reason we'd never stopped by. So a few days ago, on a 100-plus-degree afternoon, I decided to pick up some ice cream at the little shop on Washington...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed July 5, 2015

The flavors are so amazing and change with the season, I can't say enough about their fabulous ice cream.

Thank up2snuf
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  • Address: 2495 E Washington Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91104-2042
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-797-1405
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