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Pistacchio - Gelato Naturale Italiano

#229 of 1,694 Places to Eat in Tucson
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446 N Campbell Ave, Suite 120, Tucson, AZ 85705 (Formerly Allegro il Gelato Naturale)
+1 520-207-1991
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10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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San Tan Valley, Arizona
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108 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great selection of flavors with a neat circular case. The service was excellent and everything looked clean and neat. They also serve great coffee drinks.

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Thank jfox55
Bend, Oregon
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427 reviews
219 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
Reviewed March 27, 2017 via mobile

Stumbled upon this place next to Grimaldis. Really delicious and rich gelato on many possible flavors. Not as pricey as some othwrs, too. But... they did not have any CHOCOLATE, can you imagine! So my chocoholic hubby had none!

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Thank CyndeM
Tucson, Arizona
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed February 23, 2017

Though the name changed, the sorbetti and gelato are the same recipes with amazing natural ingredients. My favorite is the pineapple/basil. My hubby and daughter are vegan and also dairy allergy. Finding yummy desserts is not easily done. Today she had strawberry and lemon, and I had the pineapple/basil and cantelope. My Mom, who doesn't have a dairy issue had... More 

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Thank Lina E
Tucson, Arizona
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 12, 2016

my husband and i went to Allegro this past weekend. This Gelato is amazing--the pistachio was perfect and the cream Gelato melts in your mouth. The staff is great and more than willing to give multiple taste samples.

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Thank terry3124
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Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

Thee nicest gelato I have ever tasted. Chocolate flavour was my favourite. Please come to Ireland so I can have some more.

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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31 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed August 28, 2016

The man who opened this gelato place is from Lake Como Italy and he brought over his gelato family recipes to Tucson. This is the best gelato and is just across the street from the University of Arizona Campus.They also have latte's and coffee drinks to. You can also try the flavors before deciding which ones you want. GO AND... More 

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Thank Peter G
Gallup, New Mexico
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed August 23, 2016

One of my favorite memories and experiences traveling in Italy was eating Gelato. It has been incomparable until we had it at Allegro. The owner is from Italy and the attention to detail, quality and taste is superb. So happy to have such an authentic place right here in Tucson!

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Thank MAKrusz
Tucson, Arizona
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159 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed July 17, 2016

This is probably Tucson's best gelato. Instead of soapy grease like you get at Frost--the gelato is light and creamy and the delicate flavors come through with a professional chef -like quality. But--to finally get the gelato in your mouth is the hard part. The place is small and it is challenging to see the gelato choices with the way... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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376 reviews
238 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Probably the Best gelato I've had in Tucson. This is the first time I went with crazier flavors, I had pineapple basil and a strawberry mix. They let you taste the flavors too and they had some interesting spices at it like saffron and just plain cinnamon gelato. The price was reasonable too. My only suggestion is it gets a... More 

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Thank Tundrachoochoo
Amarillo, Texas
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed July 16, 2016

Went here the other night for a Gelato. It was fantastic. Busy..too. The display counter is like something from a Space Ship and causes a lot of ooohs and aaahs...!! The different flavors are great, lots of variety...They had Cantaloupe Melon the night we went and I had that with Tiramasu, both were delicous and so creamy. A definate stop... More 

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Thank Jill R

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Restaurant Details

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    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 446 N Campbell Ave, Suite 120, Tucson, AZ 85705 (Formerly Allegro il Gelato Naturale)
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-207-1991

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