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9/93 The Esplanade (50 metres up Aplin street | From Esplanade-Aplin corner, walk up Aplin, 50 metres on the left., Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 429 996 911
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  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
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“gelato” (247 reviews)
“ice cream” (204 reviews)
“sorbet” (39 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
9/93 The Esplanade (50 metres up Aplin street | From Esplanade-Aplin corner, walk up Aplin, 50 metres on the left., Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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1 - 10 of 548 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came past searching for a particular flavour, the wonderful Andre made it for me from scratch within 15 minutes! Top customer service and the gelato was divine! Highly recommended!

Thank PugHugger
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Home made ice cream. A must do in Cairns. We have been served by a very nice guy who talk to us in French. His career is just incredible...

Thank Jean-François B
Reviewed 10 April 2018

I was sitting on the balcony of the hotel I was staying at, and kept watching people stop. On investigation I found the most amazing yummy ice-cream

1  Thank Jenny M
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Huge portion size for a great price, delicious taste, a lot of different flavours and awesome staff! Will come back :-)

1  Thank Hana_Kap
Reviewed 15 March 2018

As once was the best ice cream in Cairns the quality of the ice cream has been compromised since the owners moved to Melbourne. Used to love this ice cream. Recently bought it and find it icy, watery tasteless imitation of an old favourite. Will...More

Thank 407Jenna
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Homemade ice creams and gelato served with friendly family staff. The flavours are awesome and they are willing to let you sample if needed. Regularly go here - a great treat

Thank Thorose
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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

The best ice cream in cairns, definitely better than a lot of ice cream shops in Italy. The sorbets are so refreshing and made with real fruit

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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Gelocchio is our favourite place in Cairns. We spent a month here last year and after a week discovered this little gem. My son used his pocket money from doing chores to buy 2 Amarello ice creams every week. However, we went for gelato in...More

Thank Anna P
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

This is the best place for ice cream in Cairns. Amazing flavours and some great specials. Cairns’ answer to Messina.

1  Thank Sophie R
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Checked out various competitors nearby, an not impressed with the artificial flavors. Stopped here and can honestly state the gelato was authentic, flavorful, excellent!

1  Thank tennisdr99
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Questions & Answers
Kerstin T
19 November 2017|
Response from SashaChung |
Hi! Kerstin, We use organic stevia, coconut milk and almond milk. At the moment we serve chocolate sorbet and coffee sorbet, which without sugar and artificial flavors.you are welcome to try our sugar free sorbet. Wish you... More
Kerstin T
19 November 2017|
Response from Adrian D | Reviewed this property |
I would highly doubt it given the fact its made with sugar and milk.
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 5
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9/93 The Esplanade (50 metres up Aplin street | From Esplanade-Aplin corner, walk up Aplin, 50 metres on the left., Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 429 996 911
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