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L'Era Glaciale

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Via Santa Lucia 9/11, 72014 Cisternino, Italy
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Alford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The best possible ice-cream and home made wafer cones! Located right in the centre of Cisternino - the "Citta del Pace". The owners are the servers and they are gracious and knowledgeable.

Thank petermeenan
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62 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had dark chocolate and licorice ice cream. Very creamy and not too sweet. Also the cone itself was fresh and crunchy. A very good real Italian ice cream

Thank Marika M
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41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great ice cream shop sat in the middle of the town. The only thing that lets it down (and it is avert small point) was there were a few of our favourite flavours missing, that one would maybe have expected to see in an Italian ice cream shop.

Thank Jonathan2112
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98 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove all the way here just to have gelato, It was amazing! there was a line out the door so we knew we came to the right place. I finished my gelato so fast because it was so good and I really wanted to go back for another one. It was excellent! I had mandorla (almond) and coffee. It... More 

Thank greylacquerpearl
Glaston, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous ice cream and such a lovely owner .... we tried the chocolate, coffee, melon and lemon gelato and all were totally delicious. The owner even gave my husband a free ice-cream (after his initial thoughts of stealing our younger daughters gelato failed as she loved it so much). Totally recommend and such a nice thing to do on a... More 

1 Thank mlove1970
Chicago, Il
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157 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

Organic and memorable. Our group had many flavors and each raved but basil was teh most admired! Pistachio best ever, choc supreme, fruit is season were all great. Don't miss this place and check out current selection as well as old stand byes.

Thank EsmeBennion
Ceglie Messapica, Italy
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

The flavours are fantastic, the Gelati incredible.....such friendly people, they sell crepes and waffles and of course the best ice cream in Puglia! ...it's a must to visit in the old town of Cisternino...a beautiful historical town....don't miss it! Sue and Glenn Australian connoisseurs of Gelati in Italy......

Thank sueandgb
Qawra, Malta
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

I have been searching for over sixty years to find the holy grail of ice cream and I have finally found it in a small town in Puglia Italy.I first heard of the Gelateria L'era Glaciale whilst I was on holiday in Berlin.I was sitting outside a cafe having an ice cream and I got talking to an Australian guy... More 

1 Thank Ben C
West Sussex
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

Exceptionally good ice-cream in the heart of Cisternino. The dark chocolate is amongst the best I ever tasted, but the coconut, peach and fresh fig were also excellent. Decent value and friendly staff; well worth a visit after you've eaten elsewhere, either to eat in the shop or to take away as you wander around taking in the sights of... More 

3 Thank Andy E
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Amazing handmade ice cream with local ingredients, what more is there to say? We had fresh fig ice cream and my son had chocolate. It was the bomb.

1 Thank Jusifer

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Santa Lucia 9/11, 72014 Cisternino, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Brindisi  >  Cisternino
  • Phone Number: 3207963853

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?