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The Gelato Fiasco Old Port

425 Fore St, Portland, ME 04101-4396
+1 207-699-4314
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Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gelato” (217 reviews)
“ice cream” (33 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Gluten Free Options
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425 Fore St, Portland, ME 04101-4396
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are an ice cream-aholic, this is your place. Every flavor is simply divine. Smooth, full flavored, amazing. You can taste any and all, and be sure to join the red spoon club!

Thank tgr0ver
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had caramel brownie bits and expresso choc chip in a yummy cinnamon-y waffle cone. Shout out to young lady behind counter who cleaned up a HUGE mess from a customer with a smile and then hussled back to counter. The manager needs to give...More

Thank Kensi10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there two times in our 1 week visit to Portland. Amazing flavor assortment. No one in our party of four was dissapointed

Thank janlan83
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The gelato here is incredibly smooth and tasteful. We had to wait in line, but it was so worth it! The staff were friendly and accommodating, despite the long lines. They made sure everybody was able to try the flavors they wanted (I love how...More

Thank Annika C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful summer evening, we'd had dinner already, and what would be a better way to end the day than a stop for gelato? So we stopped at this establishment. Once inside it was crowded, as expected. We didn't see any board above the coolers...More

Thank SoonToBeEmptyNesters
bobbygelato, Guest Relations Manager at The Gelato Fiasco Old Port, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, we're sorry that we failed to provide good service during your visit. If you'd like to discuss further, please reach out to me at delicious@gelatofiasco.com. Thank you.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here two days in a row and tried a different flavor each time. They were all delicious! It's worth a stop if you are in the area.

Thank LizTravels_13
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

We went here every night during our trip to Portland. The gelato was amazing and we were never disappointed. The shop was always crowded, but the staff is excellent at keeping the line moving. You can try as many flavors as you want. You can...More

Thank donnakay413
Reviewed July 12, 2018

So delicious! Additionally I have never been to a gelato place that would allow you to put as many flavors as you want into any size. It was such a treat to have a treat sized dish with four AMAZING flavors.

Thank redappletree
Reviewed July 11, 2018

This ice cream shop is amazing, I have never had high end ice cream. This ice cream is thicker than typical hard serve. They have many flavors and offer samples on them too. I would recommend giving this place a try, it is medium priced.

Thank Steven R
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

So many flavors, everyone can find something...both gelato and sorbet. Plenty of seats inside and outside. Friendly employees, generous servings, fair prices! Cool “tip jar” (each credit card swipe is $1...easiest and coolest thing ever)! The “gelato fiasco” is a huge dessert for like 10...More

Thank Shelley M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$2 - $7
Meals
Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 425 Fore St, Portland, ME 04101-4396
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-699-4314
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Description
Discover Portland's new dessert menu with 30 flavors of gelato and sorbetto daily from a growing collection of more than 1,000 flavors. Try as many flavors as you wish and squeeze as many as you want into any dish. Open Noon to 11 p.m. every day.
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