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Gorgeous Gelato

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434 Fore Street, Portland, ME 04101
+1 207-699-4309
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9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Portland, Maine
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The atmosphere is very cozy and the gelato is very very....and I will say it again....very delicious! Great stop when walking in downtown portland~

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1 Thank Tashiya13
Chicopee, Massachusetts
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89 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gorgeous gelato was an outstanding stop on my family visit to Portland. The gelato was very impressive (better than across the street) and the service was great and friendly. They even let me get two flavors with a small gelato. They were open late, which was nice while my family was visiting. Stop in, you won't be disappointed! Oh, and... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The raspberry sorbet is clean and pure and absolutely the best sorbet I've ever had. Complete with seeds. Honestly, I'm glad I don't live in Portland because I'd have a problem with a raspberry sorbet addiction.

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1 Thank Nancy-Annette C
Hollis, New Hampshire
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87 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed across the street at the Hyatt and grabbed some gelato one of the nights of our stay. They had some tasty and different flavors like blood orange and cranberry that I tried. I decided to go with the dark chocolate and coconut and it was very good. On the down side, the sizes were very small. I'm not... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great ice cream with various flavors to choose. Highly recommend Pistachio and different fruit flavor :) Same price but much better taste.

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2 Thank dn4262
Portland, Maine
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a local, there are lots of places to get Gelato in Portland. This hands down is the highest quality. Owned by an Italian, made with the highest quality ingredients, its unmatched in town. In addition to the gelato, don't be shy about trying one of the gelato cannoli in the freezer or one of their other desserts in the... More 

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Rockport, Maine, United States
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the most amazing gelato here. Their portions are generous, pricing reasonable, and the quality and flavor significantly exceeded our expectations. We will definitely be back! We tried salted caramel and a flavor called gorgeous. My mouth is watering just thinking about it.

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1 Thank Stacy N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for a nice dessert. Gorgeous is a family favorite and nothing says winter in Maine like a cold dessert. At the staff's suggestion I tried the ricotta cheese and dog gelato, wow, rich delicious and weird. A hat trick of gelato.

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Denver
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

After having gelato in Rome, I've been hesitant to have it stateside, but when I saw this place was run by an Italian expat, I had to try it. My family and I were not disappointed! This is right on flavor par with what we had in Italy. The stracciatella remains my favorite, and it's just like being in Rome!... More 

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Cold Spring, New York
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231 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2016

Very close to center of Portland. A slight uphill walk. Huge selection. Whatever we tried was GREAT. Sorry they are not closer to where we live!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$2 - $7
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 434 Fore Street, Portland, ME 04101
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-699-4309
Description
Portland's only authentic Italian gelato shop! Welcome to paradise !!

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