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Love Gelato

146 Devala Road, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
+94 76 532 8498
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“gelato” (21 reviews)
“ice cream” (13 reviews)
“sorbet” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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146 Devala Road, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
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1 - 10 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We popped in to Love Gelato for a quick desert at the end of the night and ended up staying for over an hour! The gelato was delicious and hearing Oz (the owner) passionately talk about it made it that much more enjoyable. Oz's story...More

Thank joedavis8
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I’ve been there copule of times and this guy makes the best icecream in the world probably, and he is also super nice and friendly! I will definitely drive all the way from welligama to unawatuna just for this holy icecream more times. And yes...More

Thank Emilie E
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This gelato is so good that we had to come back, it is so tasty! By far the best gelato in the country! And if you have time, hear his story about why he opened a shop in Sri Lanka

Thank nicolaif451
lovegelatounawatuna, Owner at Love Gelato, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Grazie! Thanks for visiting us :-) A story begins with an old dog and finishes with gelato in Unawatuna - like every good story should! Wish you happy travels. Ciao for now.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Best Gelato we’ve ever had and that includes Italy! Owner was very nice also would highly recommend!!!!!

1  Thank xcocochanelx
lovegelatounawatuna, Owner at Love Gelato, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you! We made gelato in Milano & Roma in Italy and it was good so we thought we'd continue in Unawatuna :-) We're so pleased you enjoyed it! Arrivederci.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am dairy free so am never that excited for ice cream alternatives - this is the first time I haven’t felt disappointed! The dark chocolate was so good and complimented beautifully by the sharp tang of passion fruit. My friends also sampled the regular...More

Thank gingerlover94
lovegelatounawatuna, Owner at Love Gelato, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Ciao! Thank you for your visit! We're really happy that we didn't disappoint with our love for dairy-free gelato :-) Grazie also for your review - it means so much to us! Arrivederci.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Go there! You won’t regret it :) The ice cream is super natural: no preservatives, no coloring and a lot of flavors that are vegan. When me and my best friend were in Unawatuna this ice cream became our highlight after dinner. Most of the...More

Thank kira-aus-k
Oz Q, Owner at Love Gelato, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Grazie mille! We are thrilled we could contribute to your time in Unawatuna! It's our objective every day - make the best gelato & share it! But we specially look forward to meeting our customers and engage via gelato :-) Thank you. For your visit...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quite simply, amazing - Real Gelato in Sri Lanka!!!! Friendly owner who’s clearly passionate about gelato. Local produce, turned into an Italian classic, you will not be disappointed. So good I literally went back in for a second helping 👌

Thank Nick B
Oz Q, Owner at Love Gelato, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

You came back just some minutes later - serious gelato lover! Thank you from our <3 for your review - it really does mean soooo much! Arrivederci!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have no words to tell you how awesome the flavour's of the gelato's are in this outlet. It truly is the best. You get a chance of even trying before you actually buy. The owner was telling us that all his delicious products are...More

Thank Pearly D
Oz Q, Owner at Love Gelato, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your visit & your review <3 We believe our gelato is good but it means MUCH more when our guests/customers agree and take the time to share, grazie grazie grazie! You love gelato. And Love Gelato loves you :-)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was only in Unawatuna for 2 nights but thank god we managed to find this place. Not only is the gelato some of the best I’ve ever had, but Oz, the owner, is such a kind, genuine, and interesting man. His story is great, and...More

Thank Adam D
Oz Q, Owner at Love Gelato, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks, Adam. I'm really touched by your review <3 Got a tear in my eye (but if anyone asks, I'll say I got a spurt of lime juice in my eye:-) Seriously, maybe I have the best job in the world - because I get...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The flavour of the gelato is amazing! I’m unsure how I’ll be able to eat other gelato now, it’s definitely not going to live up to the level of this gelato.

Thank Ella S
Oz Q, Owner at Love Gelato, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the glowing review! If you ever need gelato - you know where to find us :-) Happy travels and arrivederci!

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
$2 - $4
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 146 Devala Road, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Unawatuna
  • Phone Number: +94 76 532 8498
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Description
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!
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