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“Delicious”
Review of Gelateria Pitti

Gelateria Pitti
Ranked #87 of 214 Dessert in Florence
Certificate of Excellence
Neighborhood: Pitti
Restaurant details
Neighborhood: Pitti
Tokio
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Delicious”
Reviewed July 2, 2014

Really well made, tasty ice cream! I only tried the fruity flavours. It is a tiny place at the foot of the Palazzo Pitti.

  • Visited June 2014
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Darien, Connecticut
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234 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
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“Favorite Florentine Gelato”
Reviewed June 8, 2014

Located just across the street from Pitti Palace, Gelateria Pitti is a quaint and perfect shop for delicious gelato. This was definitely my favorite in Florence! Loved the Amareno and Straticella combo. It was so fresh and super creamy, yum! Good value for only 2€ too!

Visited June 2014
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Thank medatsu
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Brisbane, Australia
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6 reviews
“The best!”
Reviewed May 8, 2014

This is the best gelato I had in Italy! So creamy and silky with real flavours. Just the way it should be!

Visited May 2014
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Thank ladyinareddress
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Adelaide, Australia
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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“Best gelati at a great price too”
Reviewed April 1, 2014 via mobile

Delicious flavours to choose from but it's the incredibly creamy texture that makes this gelati a winner. All made on the premises from local produce, the result is an extremely high quality product which sets the standard. You can watch the gelati being crafted if you have the time at this specialty shop.

Visited March 2014
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Thank Vicki F
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Murrieta, California
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204 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
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“Hands down the BEST gelato in Florence”
Reviewed July 23, 2013

This is the best gelato in Florence. It is located across from the Pitti Palace and very easy to find. All the ingredients are fresh. Do a taste test. When you can find a lemon seed in your lemon gelato and taste the nuts in your pistachio, you know you have found the freshest gelato. In fact, when we would visit other gelato places, we judged the quality of that gelato based on what we tasted at Gelateria Pitti. They have a super selection of flavor choices, too. They are all so good that it is hard to decide. So we kept going back to try more of the flavors. Their prices are very reasonable. The smallest size is 1.50 euro and the two scoop size is 2.00 euro cone or cup. Notice that the gelato is not piled high in mounds. This is another indicator of excellence. When you see gelato piled high like that, know that the high parts are above the freeze line in the freezer case; therefore they are not being kept at the proper temperature and are breeding bacteria. At Gelateria Pitti, you not see those high mounds and you will taste the best gelato of your whole trip. Great service, too. Don't miss it.

  • Visited July 2013
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Thank Susan R
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