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“We will always remember this gelato”
Review of Gelato Fantasy

Gelato Fantasy
Ranked #2 of 25 Bakeries in Venice
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $3 - $7
Cuisines: Italian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Takeout, Television
Neighborhood: San Marco
Portland, Oregon
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“We will always remember this gelato”
Reviewed June 5, 2013

Tripadvisor did not disappoint us here. With so many gelato shops in Venice, it is very easy to just stop in any and buy a scoop or two. That would be your mistake. You must make an effort to find Gelato Fantasy. It's very close to St Marco Square. The gelato here will go down as our most memorable scoop of gelato EVER. It is soft and flavorful. For the gelato enthusiasts, the color is subtle and not artificial. There is sometimes a small line and I did overhear a local telling a tourist "it's the best". Don't settle for any gelato, go to Gelato Fantasy! You will not regret it. E1.50 a scoop, E2.50 for two scoops and so on.....

  • Visited May 2013
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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93 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“cold cappuccino”
Reviewed June 5, 2013

gelato was awesome but coffee was cold!!
cheaper than other places
portions were good
location is very good too

Visited June 2013
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Chicago
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“Only gelato place to go in Venice. ”
Reviewed June 4, 2013 via mobile

Excellent gelato. Hazelnut. Pistacchio. Kit kat flavors were great. We stopped here twice during our 2 days in Venice. It was on par with the the world champion gelateria from San Gimignano.
To find it from St Mark's square. Walking away from the basilica and into the square. Stay on your right. Turn right when you come to the first gelato place after the orchestra. Keep going down that street till you see it on your right. Just past Happy Pizza, which is also great.

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Singapore, Singapore
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“Fly me to the moon with Gelato Fantasy”
Reviewed June 3, 2013 via mobile

All the calories are worth it! Soft, creamy textured gelato comes in a fistful of flavours to choose from. I had meringue and caramel which was sugar overdose, but the smart hubs had pistachio, which was just nice. Worth the walk and search.

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Thank DebbieJude
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Sydney, Australia
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“Delicious”
Reviewed May 27, 2013 via mobile

One of the better gelato shops that we have found during our trip in Italy. Generous serves and more of the tradtitional flavours.

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Thank GayGourmand
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