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Cantina del Gelato

#21 of 217 Dessert in Florence
Certificate of Excellence
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Via de Bardi, 31, Florence, Italy
+39 055 050 1617
12:00 - 23:00
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Whistler, Canada
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101 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Small shop just southeast of the hustle and bustle of the Ponte Vecchio bridge. Nice selection of flavors, and good value. Was some of the smoothest and richest gelato we tried.

Thank David C
Melbourne, Australia
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Building works in the surrounding square during our visit made it slightly more difficult to find. Great gelato with some interesting flavours - had a mint and ginger option. Standard prices. Worth a visit.

Thank IB113
Walnut Creek, California
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016

We all loved our gelato flavors from Cantina del Gelato. We stumbled upon this gem on our walk towards the Hotel David on the other side of the Ponte Vecchio. I had a gelato with tumeric in it. Would have gone back but we ran out of days. Highly recommend!

Thank Jill925
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96 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Found this gelato bar via trip advisor search when we were near the Ponte Vecchio & it was easy enough to find (with the help of google maps). It is a cute shop, friendly staff, reasonably priced with delicious gelato! Too many flavours to choose from, we'll have to return, one day.....

Thank kjc9009
Athens, Greece
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144 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

One of the best gelato i have ever tried. So tasty, the texture was amazing. Seriously u have to try!

Thank Antonis V
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Really great gelato.. totally worth a visit! it looks like an hidden place and the pissachio flavour is awesome!

Thank dorl379
Shanghai, China
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235 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Really small gelato shop and I remembered coming here a few years back. Been to a few gelato places since we arrived and this is definitely the best! Interesting choices and tasted great! I had turmeric and fig plus yogurt with honey and nuts. Both really good. My husband got chocolate and it's just awesome! Go and have a gelato... More 

Thank Keren C
London, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

The best ice cream we had: the best ingredients, not too sweet ice cream. The only one we go back to Price is average, location : quite easy to find, good selection. And for Acai lover too. You should try it! You won't be disappointed!

Thank Laurie P
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

I've bought ice cream in many gelaterias at Florence, this one is not on the crowded roads but still near Ponte Vecchio, the staff is so friendly and the ice cream is so delicious

Thank Fer E
Stockholm, Sweden
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We tried several different gelato-places in Florence and this was our favorite. We came back here several times. It is a modest place, relatively easy to miss and you can't see the gelato like in many other places. But it is definitely worth trying it! Tastes so good and much cheaper than the places closer by Duomo. The staff were... More 

Thank Nada L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 8
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via de Bardi, 31, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +39 055 050 1617
From this very charming location it is possible to enjoy unparalleled views of the Uffizi Gallery, the Vasari Corridor, and Ponte Vecchio-all while enjoying our homemade, hand-crafted ice cream with its basic, natural and authentic ingredients of the highest quality. Juices, smoothies and smoothie: Prepared from 100% tropical fruit pulp Brazil frozen without sugar or preservatives Acai na Tigela a Brazilian specialties prepared by blending the pulp of Acai with banana and guarana syrup topped with banana slices and muesli

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?