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Cold Fusion Gelato

389 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6603
+1 401-849-6777
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good29%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“sorbet” (9 reviews)
“gelato” (51 reviews)
“ice cream” (9 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
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389 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6603
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Reviewed yesterday

Gelatto on a hot day. How can it go wrong? One scoop was plenty. made for a nice dessert after our meal down the street.

Thank YoChackaLacka
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I loved the creativity behind the flavours (e.g. merlot or spiced cider) and the energy and enthusiasm of the crew in the store but unfortunately the ice cream tasted quite diluted. Compared to the amazing quality you can get in Italy, São Paulo or at...More

Thank biz_world-traveler_d
Reviewed September 25, 2017

We stopped here both days we were recently in Newport and have been here a couple times in the past as well. The staff is very nice and friendly. They take credit cards. The location is pretty central to all the activity around Thames St....More

Thank StingrayJG
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

Staff was very good about letting you taste the flavors Plenty of selection and you could mix and match The gelato is not overly creamy but light and refreshing Prices are reasonable and staff is awesome

Thank IndianInNYC
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped by Cold Fusion Gelato and were completely blown away. The staff was so friendly and helpful, and the gelato & sorbet so delicious! Highly recommended if in Newport!!

Thank Paul R
Reviewed June 27, 2017

Great service- really helpful in choosing flavors and sampling. There were a lot of flavors I was not a fan of because they were a little too unique but we settled on the Stracciatella and Oreo. Both were amazing. Oreo tasted like oreo and the...More

Thank aperri1
Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

You must stop here! The gelato is amazing and the staff is very friendly. They let you try as many flavors as you want. Highly recommended!!

Thank Amanda C
Reviewed August 30, 2016

Lots of flavor so, both dairy and non-dairy. Convent location, reasonably priced. I would definitely return.

Thank Pfj21
Reviewed August 30, 2016

They offer samples so you can pick your favorite. The portions are big enough for 2 to share a small. The flavors were delicious. They tasted just like what we had in Italy!

Thank jaynebear
Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

We got medium size gelato which were huge. Two of us could have shared one. Very tasty and lots of favors to choose from. They have sorbet as well and outdoor seating.

Thank rdebrito
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 389 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6603
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-849-6777
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