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Dolce Freddo Gelato

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300 Merrimack St, Methuen, MA 01844-6504
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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All hours
Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Methuen, Massachusetts
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42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Dolce Freddo Gelato offers a ton of different gelato flavors to try. My two favorites are chocolate and the coffee gelato is awesome! They also offer homemade soups when it gets cold. I love their soups and their gelato. Great prices / Great food

Thank silvermanarts
Methuen, MA
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Best gelato, very creamy and smooth many flavors to choose from. I had gelato in Italy and this is 100% equal....maybe it has something to do with the fact that the maker Andre is 100% Italian from Italy and learned to make it there.... Be sure to try his Tiramisu-delish!

Thank KarenM607
Methuen, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

This is the best gelato I have ever tasted including the taste testing I did in Rome. I often go for a special treat and when I host a dinner party, I pick up their 8 scoop special and serve it for dessert.

Thank Donna O
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55 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

Delightful little place with a few tables for indoor service. Really top notch gelato, varied flavors, very helpful wait staff and an endless supply of small samples in case you can't make up your mind!! this place is to die for. Excellent selection and fresh ingredients and flavors make this a must!!!! We love the Lemon Crispi, Like a real... More 

Thank Chrisz5451
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

OMG!!! The gelato and sorbet were incredible! We had some really good gelato while vacationing in Spain and didn't think we'd come close to finding anything as good in the States. The gelato at Dolce Freddo Gelato, though, was the best we've ever had. The orange creamsicle was creamy, sweet, and tangy all at once. The lemon sorbet has just... More 

Thank Joseph R
Methuen, Massachusetts
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

We are fortunate enough to have "The Best Gelato" made right here in Methuen. We have been to different areas of Italy and I can honestly say that Andrea makes the very best. He had the machine delivered here from Italy and he has the best recipes. It's creamy, delicious, lighter than regular ice cream. My husbands favorite is chocolate... More 

Thank Beverly M
Home Usa
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196 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

Back again last night for a fantastic espresso and an eight pack to go. Half spicy chocolate (you have to ask for it from the back) and half cream biscotti is my choice. Just delicious!

Thank CaseyfromBoston
Andover, Massachusetts
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2016

Simply excellent gelato - every flavor stands on its own - fresh, visually compelling, and incredibly flavorful.

1 Thank AnnaKhonda
Boston, MA
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 6, 2016

When I am missing Italy, I come here to be transported back. So worth the trip from anywhere! Really!

Thank Biancamac
Methuen, Massachusetts
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103 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2016

I've been to Dolce Fredo many times since it's opened and visited both their Methuen and Newburyport locations. The variety of flavors, fresh ingredients, and friendly service hits every major category. Plus it's awesome that you can literally sample every flavor before deciding which one to purchase. Their specialty coffees are simple favorites - coffee, espresso, and cappuccino. Plus they... More 

Thank Keith F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Merrimack St, Methuen, MA 01844-6504
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Methuen
  • Phone Number: 978-686-1822

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