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Love Gelato

Artisan Italian Gelato ice cream made like once upon a time, before mass production, pre-mix, importation. Handcrafted on-site in our visible kitchen using only fresh & local ingredients. No preservatives, no artificial colourings or flavourings. All gluten free. Made daily, in small batches, with love - like we make in Italia. Free delivery for parties & other events!
$2 - $4
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Although it is the first time I enjoy this ice cream, I can say that it has conquered me. It is extremely smooth, pure and natural. I recommend it with all confidence ♥ ️ ♥ ️ ♥ ️

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank zoysab
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited on our first night after reading the great reviews. Very friendly owner who chatted with us about how it's made, how long he has been open. Between the 4 of us we had Salted caramel, mango, lime and pineapple, all sensational! Will be back...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Sprucington
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We saw the love gelato shop while going to the beach. We entered to buy some ice cream and i am glad we did. We wanted vegan ice cream and we had a good range of options. The fruits are local and all natural without...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Traian86
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ended up going to Love Gelato for dessert after dinner both nights we stayed in Unawatuna as it was just go good. It is the tastiest ice cream you will find in Sri Lanka and makes you feel like you are in the home...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank samt797
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really great ice cream all hand made and original ingredients all from Sri Lanka recommendation for all ice lovers

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 516jaaps
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Exactly what you need on a hot day or any other day. The flavours are fresh and having real gelato just makes you happy.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank randokarel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to be staying just a few doors down from this little gem right in the heart of town. Having traveled to Europe many times , including Rome, where I’ve had some of the best Gelato of my life, I came in...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank elizacass
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing amazing gelato! So yummy We chose 4 flavours between us, pineapple, passionfruit, oreo and peanut butter!! So tasty and fresh. The owner was super friendly too! Keep up the good work 😊 Wish we wasn't leaving Unawatuna so we could come back again!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Imogencharlotte_x
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When the spoon hits your lips like a big cowboy’s whip That's amore When the taste is so fine and you've sampled all nine* That's amore Tums will ring ting-a-ling-a-ling, ting-a-ling-a-ling And you'll sing "Vita bella" [Taste] buds will play tippy-tippy-tay, tippy-tippy-tay Like a gay...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Ruderies
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went 3 times in 2 days to love Gelato. I tried nearly every taste :D and I couldn’t say which one was better because all of theme where so yummy. You get big cups and it’s a really natural Taste and not to sweet...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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