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Gelateria lo Squero

) #37 of 85 Dessert in Venice #331 of 1,360 Places to Eat in Venice
Dorsoduro 989-90, Fondamenta Nani, Venice, Italy
+39 333 910 1500
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  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“gelateria” (14 reviews)
“gelato” (27 reviews)
“ice cream” (7 reviews)
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Dorsoduro 989-90, Fondamenta Nani, Venice, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stopping by Squero reminded me that I have a gelato addiction- only the real Italian will do. The pistachio and chocolate were both perfect. Prices reasonablr, and not as overrun with tourists as the trendiest place down the canal.

Thank Deborah F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Returned here many times during my time in the city and every time had superb gelato. I found that Squero offered a wider range of flavors than other nearby gelaterias, and I believe made their gelato with higher quality ingredients, as it was far richer...More

Thank adventurepup
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

All homemade best banana I have ever had. They have a sort of ice cream sandwich on biscotti. Yum and then more YUM.

Thank Ira B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

On a return visit to Venice (last time was in October) we were looking forward to coming here again. Just as we remembered, lovely ice cream and friendly service.

Thank kmtYorkshire
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Not the widest range of flavours but still plenty of choice and really really great ice cream! Enjoy!!!

Thank Jane P
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Friendly, family run gelateria just a 2min walk from the main canal. Great range of flavours, creamy ice cream and generous portions. I particularly recommend the cinnamon one-yum!

Thank JCW50
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Apricot gelato was magnificent. Got the pistachio and asked for a good one to pair with: recommendation: chocolate, sour cherry, hazelnut. Perfect pairing. Excellent service. After cichetti beside this place: save room and come here.

Thank tammyr72
Reviewed 21 April 2017

No comparison to this fantastic gelateria in Venice...before going to this city I had heard such mixed reviews from friends, but I found myself loving it here, getting lost as Rick Steves says you must...if you don't get lost in Venice, you haven't seen Venice...and...More

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Dario L, Proprietario at Gelateria lo Squero, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2017

Thank you very much for coming and i wish to see you again and give you a lot of pistacchio. Bye

Reviewed 23 March 2017

We took ice cream at gelateria lo squero a few days ago and it was really tasty and cheap ! Best ice cream I had in Venezia !

Thank AnaLFT
Dario L, Proprietario at Gelateria lo Squero, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2017

Thank you very much. I Hope to see you again. Bye

Reviewed 22 October 2016

We visit Venice quite regularly and this is definitely my favourite Gelateria. Lovely ice-creams and such friendly and hepful service. Do try it!

Thank kmtYorkshire
Dario L, Proprietario at Gelateria lo Squero, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

I really appreciate your comment, Hope to see you again in our shop. Regards

Dorsoduro / Accademia
Artsy is the defining mood of this neighbourhood with
street artists, students, painters, sculptors,
restorers, curators, historians, collectors, heirs and
heiresses rubbing elbows. Peggy Guggenheim's
collection, now a museum, lures chic locals for
evening art aperitifs. Traditionalists and visionaries
cocoon in bohemian luxury. La Salute basilica
buttresses the neighbourhood to the east. Gondolas bob
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Christine S
23 May 2017|
Response from allesfresh1 | Reviewed this property |
No idea, but I remember being there rather late, maybe 9?
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dorsoduro 989-90, Fondamenta Nani, Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > Dorsoduro / Accademia
  • Neighbourhood: Dorsoduro / Accademia
  • Phone Number: +39 333 910 1500
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