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Gelateria La Carraia

Piazza Nazario Sauro 25, 50124, Florence, Italy
+39 055 280695
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gelato” (647 reviews)
“ice cream” (181 reviews)
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Piazza Nazario Sauro 25, 50124, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fantastic ice cream. Smooth and great flavour. Really good value. Highly recommended. Lots of variety of flavours.

Thank John P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited La Carraia in June 2017. Do not let the line discourage you - it moves fast and it's worth the wait. If you are anywhere in the area, do not pass by here without getting a scoop, or two, or three! bb

Thank bayou babe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best gelato we have had in Italy so far. Extremely smooth, flavoursome, and good value for money (3 flavours for 2.5EUR). I recommend the ricotta and pear flavour, as well as the pistachio. YUM.

Thank yummyfalafel
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We bought a small gelatto as a special treat, as we were in the middle of winter. It was so good that we ended up buying two more, in different flavours.

Thank BlueAlhena
Reviewed 28 December 2017

My husband and I asked our travel guide where to go for really good gelato, and she recommended this place. All I can see is that it was GREAT. I had the salted caramel with pistachio (sounds like a really strange combination, however I was...More

2  Thank Darla E
Reviewed 23 December 2017

They say that Italians have the best gelato and when you come to a place like the Gelateria La Carraia it might just prove to be true. The flavours are somewhat unique and they taste beyond great. Definetely a place to go when in Florence,...More

2  Thank WillianRabelo
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

I got the yogurt flavored Gelato. It was good. My sister got the lemon Gelato. It was so good that we got a second cup of it. It was reasonably priced.

Thank Seamus F
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

This is the best gelato in Florence. Period. I live in Florence and refuse to eat anywhere else....why would I pay 4 times as much for ok gelato....Carraia or nothing! Yeah its that good.

1  Thank figliadelmondo10
Reviewed 4 December 2017

With so much choice for the gelato lovers in Florence, it has to be really good to make you want to come back again to repeat the experience. La Carraia managed this accomplishment! The Yogurt flavour is one of the best I have tried. The...More

Thank Mines_10
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Gelateria La Carraia is the best ice cream i had tasted in all florence, it could even be in all italia. It’s got the perfect quality, nice service and oh my god, the flavors are not descriptibles, i ordered mousse cioccolata and mousse tiramisù. There’s...More

1  Thank Valeria C
Santo Spirito / San Frediano
A warm evening with a cocktail in your hand and great
company is the ideal way to experience Piazza Santo
Spirito; the area is busiest at sunset for happy hour.
Visitors cannot hide their astonishment sitting on the
staircase under the Basilica of Santo Spirito, and
they cannot help but stare at the architectural
masterpieces like Bianca Cappello House, Fontana dello
Sprone and San Frediano in Cestello and Santa Maria
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Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
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  • Address: Piazza Nazario Sauro 25, 50124, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Santo Spirito / San Frediano
  • Neighbourhood: Santo Spirito / San Frediano
  • Phone Number: +39 055 280695
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