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La Carapina

Viale Umberto I 25, Gravedona, Italy
+39 340 265 5431
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (18 reviews)
“gelateria” (10 reviews)
“gelato” (17 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
Viale Umberto I 25, Gravedona, Italy
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Enjoyed the staff, enjoyed the excellent tastes of ice cream. The choice of at least 25 different tastes of ice cream makes it hard to choose, since every scoop you choose tastes excellent.

Thank WilcoB
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been coming here for years - and this place has always delivered: The gelateria is in beautiful Gravedona, and outside threy are many comfortable benches overlooking the lake. The ice cream is divine, and served to you by people who are always nice,...More

Thank 997hilde
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Right on the lake. Rest of Gravedona is not that interesting but this place just has the very best icecream on Lake Como

Thank HPBKraaijeveld
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Fantastico! Best ice cream ever. Very good service, many flavours, liquirice marvellous. Nice prices.

Thank Johanna G
Reviewed October 1, 2016

We went here a couple nights while staying in Gravedona and were very happy. It was definitely better than one of the other places we went (which I forget the name of). The guy behind the counter also seems to work at Bar Centrale during...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

You can say all you want this has to be the greatest ice cream in Italy simply Devine it had people sat across the road on the edge of the lake. Tubs are from €2:50 flavours are from heaven🍧

2  Thank Lawrence M
Reviewed August 28, 2016

lots of choice and busy we place. Would recommend the gelato. On the lake front and staff are friendly enough.

Thank belfastim
Reviewed August 19, 2016

After two weeks holiday in and around Gravedona, we all have to conclude that this place simply serves the best ice creams ever!

1  Thank icdavid
Reviewed August 7, 2016

Believe the reviews. There's a reason there is a cried outside this place in the evenings. Great ice cream, great friendly service and very good prices.

1  Thank Simon B
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

I'm not surprised that some gelateria is on the first place of the tripadvisor's ranking. It is usually so that ice cream taste good. But this place is extremely good! We have already tried some of the flavours, but pistachio and roasted almonds are the...More

Thank olaaami
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viale Umberto I 25, Gravedona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Gravedona
  • Phone Number: +39 340 265 5431
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