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“Gelato!” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Angelo Brocato Ice Cream

Angelo Brocato Ice Cream
Ranked #1 of 59 Dessert in New Orleans
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: Italian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions, Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Neighborhood: Mid-City
Stonewall, Louisiana
Level Contributor
12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Gelato!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 30, 2013

We loved Angelo Brocato's! The gelato was so delicious that we came back the next day before leaving New Orleans. This is the type of place where you can come, have a coffee and read the newspaper with your pastry (or just go straight to the gelato). Just don't miss this very old, authentic Italian place.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Sallyg416
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Very popular among locals”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 28, 2013

This is a little piece of heaven in mid-city New Orleans for fans of Italian Gelato and pastries. Delicious ice cream, friendly staff, authentic old-world ambience. If you will only go one time, try their Cassata ice-cream. Often crowded in the evenings. You will need to park on the street.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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3 Thank Charles D
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Washington, DC
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Fantastic gelato!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 28, 2013

There's nothing I can write that hasn't been written before... absolutely fabulous gelato. We enjoyed lunch in the French Quarter and then jumped on the Canal Street streetcar and took it up to North Carrollton. We hopped off, enjoyed a sweet treat and then headed right back downtown. The whole trip took about 60-90 minutes, but was completely worth it. The streetcars are air conditioned and the gelato was fantastic!! I kept stealing my husband's pistachio flavor!

  • Visited May 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank JenntheDiver
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Kansas City, Mo.
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220 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
“Authentic Gelato”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2013

Fun little field trip on the Canal St. car for about 20 minutes, takes you from the FQtr. to A. Brocatos. Once inside, try any of the fine gelatos, pastries, coffee.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank Nuttman
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Orlando
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43 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Best cannoli's and gelato outside of Italy!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 19, 2013 via mobile

Recommended by fellow NO Italians and worth the drive! Sicilian pistachio gelato was amazing. They fill the cannoli's to order with both a chocolate and traditional filling. Try a gelatocino - scoop of gelato with espresso!

  • Visited May 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank Debbie S
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