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Capogiro Gelateria

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City Center East
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119 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4807
(215) 351-0900
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Today
7:30 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Mon - Thu 7:30 am - 10:30 pm
Fri 7:30 am - 12:00 am
Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 am
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Tastes like you're eating the fruit that was used to make the gelato. I come here every time I go to Philadelphia.

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Thank Alex C
Boston, Massachusetts
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55 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was that one moment when I had a dairy free icecream and didnt long (even if only deep deep down inside) for regular icecream, I didnt have any regrets for as long as I was eating their exceptional Strawberry sorbet. Yum. Need I say more? Its heaven in a tiny, perfectly sized cup.

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Thank AlePad2013
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here for dessert after dinner at a nearby restaurant. It was our first time, so we were unsure of what flavors we would like. The workers were so friendly and patient with us as we tried many of the flavors. They asked questions and offered suggestions based on our answers. My date and I ended up sharing pecan and... More 

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Thank Jessica S
St. Petersburg, Florida
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101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Capogiro gets two thumbs up from me. I have a gelato place in St Pete that I love and Capogiro ties for favorite. The pistachio and Stracciatella were delicious. Staff was nice, place was clean, plenty of seating. One small with two flavors and one medium with three flavors plus tip for $14. Worth it to us!

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Thank Kayla G
Aberdeen, Maryland
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201 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had just dined kitty-corner at Tredici and our hosts recommended gelato. Cold dairy is about my favorite thing so of course we said yes. My Dear One ordered stracciatella, and it was very good, but it's just chocolate chip and that's not a flavor that does much for me. I combined a scoop of gooseberry and a scoop of... More 

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Thank lnwyd
Maple Shade, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped there last weekend after dinner in Philly because our friend insisted we had to try this place out. The interior was clean and spacious. The service was quick and friendly on a busy summer evening. The worst part of the experience was choosing what flavor to get among the enticing and plentiful flavors! I narrowed it down to... More 

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Thank Green_Michelle
Lake George, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Trecker all the way across town for this, and it was worth it. I tried a tropical blend of mango, papaya and banana which was so good. My sister had a dark chocolate that was velvety and had a wonderful depth of flavor to it, and my mother had dulce de leche, which she enjoyed as well. We all did... More 

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Thank Sarah L
Skippack, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The flavors are always clean and fresh. We had taken our grandsons here once last summer. Took them back to see Old City sites and their one desire while in Philly was to return to Capogiro. The place could use a fresh coat of paint.

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Thank PaulSmithiii
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

When we are Center-City Philadelphia looking for a great dessert, we often head for Capogiro. One of the toughest tasks is making a selection from so many delectable possibilities. Fortunately, one can taste to narrow one's choices. The range and variety of Flavors is really extensive. If you are a chocolate-lover, there are numerous possibilities. Fruit Flavors are excellent as... More 

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Thank Martin R
Broomall, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

Craving any kind of icy treat??? Worth the ride, seating outside & inside. Smooth, silky & satisfing gelato.......yummy!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Meals
Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4807
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighborhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: (215) 351-0900

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