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“good ice-cream but Too expensive!!”
Review of Il Gelato

Il Gelato
Ranked #5 of 6 Dessert in Galle
Price range: $1 - $10
Cuisines: Pizza
Dining options: Breakfast
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast
Rome, Italy
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“good ice-cream but Too expensive!!”
Reviewed November 7, 2013 via mobile

The ice cream in this place is good but not as good as we have in Italy. As we found out later, the owner of this place is an italian guy. We ve been yesterday and we bought 2 ice creams, each one with 2 different tastes and we paid 880 Rs which is SO EXPENSIVE for Sri Lanka prices. It has the same price as in Italy, just that in Sri Lanka with 880Rs you eat a dinner!!
I do not recommand this because if the prices they have..because you can eat a good ice cream in a normal restaurant for a much lower price like 150-200Rs.
In any case, never back again :) Grazie

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Loughton
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
“nice cold spot when its hot”
Reviewed October 16, 2013

popped in here for an ice gream which was lovely, also had the best coffee i drank in sri lanka, air conditioned and very comfortable.

  • Visited October 2013
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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“Best ice cream in Sri Lanka”
Reviewed September 6, 2013 via mobile

The best ice cream in Sri Lanka.
Italian pure taste with local ingredients.
In this Galle outlet you can have it from breakfast till late night,
They have also very good pizzas and fresh juices for a perfect lunch.
I'm going there every day!!

  • Visited September 2013
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Uk
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Authentic great tasting gelato with real coffee!”
Reviewed August 21, 2013 via mobile

I recently tried this new Gelato place out in the fort and it rocks!

A constant selection of nearly 30 flavours, all of which taste great ( I know because I sampled all of them) I recommend the 90% belgian chocolate one! Seriously 90%!

It is well managed by a Sri lankan who has lived in Italy. He had just recived a decent imported expresso machine the day I popped in and was keen to try it out on me. I had an expresso served over vanilla ice cream. Good choice!

All in all a good value experience that I happily recomend.

  • Visited August 2013
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