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$2 - $48
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Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

Just the best ice cream you can get. Count on a 10m waiting for your turn to pick your flavour. Then just enjoy

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed July 29, 2019

The weather was not so hot and the queue affordable. There are plenty of flavours and new combinations all time.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

Top gelati! Get the wonderful taste of real italian ice cream right next to Carcavelos beach. Believe me it is worth.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed May 9, 2019

Nice surronding but long lines if the weather is good. Good choice of flavours and good outdoor seats.

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

Italian artesanal ice cream, with a long history in Portugal. The strawberry ice cream is the most famous one.

Date of visit: December 2018
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Eduardo S, Proprietário at Santini Carcavelos, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2019

Hello FernandoJoia, Thank you so much for your kind words and for the time you took to review your experience at Santini. If you need anything from us don't hesitate to ask! Hope to see you soon, Eduardo Santini

Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Santini has a long history in the craft ice cream industry that dates back to the 50’s. It was bought by a company a few years ago and it started a new life but always kept the quality of natural ingredients and the end product...is delicious and varied in flavors. You can eat in or take it home in specially designed styrofoam or cork isotherm box. The service is always friendly and helpful.More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Eduardo S, Proprietário at Santini Carcavelos, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2018

Hello Nuno, Thank you so much for your kind words and for the time you took to review your experience at Santini. If you need anything from us don't hesitate to ask! Hope to see you soon, Eduardo Santini

Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

Their fresh ingredients make a difference. Get the fruit flavors, even some chocolate flavors are very good. A small costs 2 euro and can get 2 flavors. I chose a medium and had 3 different scoops of Gelato...was perfect and cost 3 Euros.More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Eduardo S, Proprietário at Santini Carcavelos, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Dear client, Thank you so much for your kind words and for the time you took to review your experience at Santini. Our icecreams are handmade and that's why they are so tasty :) If you need anything from us don't hesitate to ask! Kind...More

Reviewed June 9, 2018

Santini are a family from north Italy that came to Portugal long time ago, around the WW2. The Patriarch is no more, and a few years ago the business was sold to a large vision entrepreneur. Gelato are still very good, with a little bit...more of sugar, but now with a big variety of flavors, many experimental. Well served and attentive - if they see you throw away an half cone, they will insist in get you another flavor that you like more than that one (it happens!). But you can always ask for taste some flavors before decide. The secret to not be in the long lines to pay is to buy a card with 10 serves of whatever the size you prefer, and you can skip the line with all the family straight to the counter.More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed June 7, 2018

Central, close to the beach. The ice cream was quite good, but I found the place to be very commercial

Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

The ice cream and waffles are nice, service is average (not outstanding, not bad). We were a family of 8 (2 families) which, as you can imagine was quite expensive for dessert here, but we were on holiday, so.... For eating in, there was a...little finesse missing for us, dollop of ice cream on a waffle...no bother of presentation...whipped cream on the side or chocolate sauce/nuts for example. Was nice to try once, but wouldn't go back for it was expensive for what it wasMore

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

I stopped by at about 16.00 for an ice cream and the parlour was busy with children, some parents and flirting teens. The staff were friendly and helpful. This well known brand of ice cream is delicious and is, I’m told, manufactured nearby. I had...one scoop each of chocolate and mango from a small selection. Pistachio, my favourite, wasn’t available. I suspect the range on offer increases as the weather improves.More

Date of visit: March 2018
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Eduardo S, Proprietário at Santini Carcavelos, responded to this reviewResponded April 24, 2018

Dear client , Thank you so much for your kind words and for the time you took to review your experience at Santini. If you need anything from us don't hesitate to ask! Hope to see you soon, Eduardo Santini

Reviewed March 5, 2018

Santini is an Italien that came to Cascais 50 tears ago and begun to sell ice cream. People from Lisbon and around came to Cascais sometimes only for the ice cream. Now they open a factory and sell point at Carcavelos, and a lot of...people are coming for the Italian ice cream. The quality 's very good and the place is nice. Not cheap but affordable.More

Date of visit: December 2017
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Eduardo S, Proprietário at Santini Carcavelos, responded to this reviewResponded April 24, 2018

Dear client, Thank you so much for your kind words and for the time you took to review your experience at Santini. If you need anything from us don't hesitate to ask! Hope to see you soon, Eduardo Santini

Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

The fruit flavours are excellent! Made from fresh fruit. Mango, lemon, raspberry and strawberry are delicious.

Date of visit: February 2018
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Eduardo S, Proprietário at Santini Carcavelos, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2018

Dear Maxine, Thank you so much for your kind words and for the time you took to review your experience at Santini. Hope to see you soon, Eduardo Santini

Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

If you have a sweet Tooth this is the spot for you! They have a nice selection of desserts to fancy your feast. Most every location has plenty of room to sit and enjoy your treats.More

Date of visit: February 2018
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Eduardo S, Proprietário at Santini Carcavelos, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2018

Dear client, Thank you so much for your kind words and for the time you took to review your experience at Santini. Our ice creams are handmade and that's why they are so tasty :) If you need anything from us don't hesitate to ask!...More

Reviewed November 16, 2017 via mobile

Really love this place. Gorgeous ice-cream. Much quieter than the one in Cascais. A bit tricky to find but worth it.More

Date of visit: November 2017
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Eduardo S, Proprietário at Santini Carcavelos, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2017

Dear client, Thank you so much for your kind words and for the time you took to review your experience at Santini. Our location is in fact one of our great advantages. If you need anything from us don't hesitate to ask! Hope to see...More

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  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 3.5