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La Sorbetteria Castiglione

Via Castiglione 44, 40124 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 233257
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“gelato” (165 reviews)
“ice cream” (123 reviews)
“gelateria” (34 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Via Castiglione 44, 40124 Bologna, Italy
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1 - 10 of 382 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

By far one of the best gelato and sorbet I have had! It’s clean and you can see the kitchen at the back where there it’s all made.

Thank ISyed123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Creamy, quality flavours. 4 minutes from Piazza Maggiori. Peaceful pleasant and quiet close to center of town.

Thank laurensk
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Delicious ice cream with some original flavours and well worth the walk from the centre of town. Service was excellent and the ice cream in the brioche bun is well worth a try.

Thank amanda w
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This took me by surprise. When in Italy, it's hard to go wrong with gelato, but this place really stands out. The ice cream is so smooth and creamy and just amazing. Flavours are unique too. Great find.

Thank Sabrinaselv
Reviewed 20 August 2017

The b&b host warmly suggested this place. I did not believed him but I gave it a try because I'm a curious guy. But the mate was right! The ice cream here is superior, although the name of the flavours are bloody complicated!

Thank 128fasttracker
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

This icecream place in Bologna is reviewed as a very nice place to buy icecream which is why me and my girlfriend went to visit. But I think unfortunately that this place live on their good reviews, because the service from the staff was horribel....More

5  Thank Steffen M
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We went to this place following trip advisor reviews and it was really amazing! I loved it! I ate twice because for me it is the best ice cream in Bologna. I have tried pistache, mint, pineapple and lemon. You must go to this place!You...More

Thank Paola A
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Recommended to us as being the best place in Bologna to have gelato. Extensive range or ice creams which can be eaten inside or outside on the veranda which we did. Various different sizes of ice cream available from small tubs to tubs costing 6...More

Thank Sunseeker215
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We were spoilt by coming from Padova (Padua) having visited La Romana. La Sorbetteri is possibly more generous but the taste is quite a way below that of La Romana. Great venue, staff are good but not up there. A shame after spending 20+ Euros...More

Thank Mr_Pab_2016
Reviewed 26 June 2017

This stands out as a great ice cream, well worth the few minutes walk from the centre. You will not be disappointed. It is all made on site with good ingredients. The owner greets you enthusiastically as a friend. We made three visits in three...More

Thank MalcolmStuart59
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Restaurant features
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 23:30
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Castiglione 44, 40124 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna>  > Santo Stefano
  • Neighbourhood: Santo Stefano
  • Phone Number: +39 051 233257
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