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La Cigale

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Ejido 1337 esq. 18 de Julio, Montevideo, Uruguay
+598 2908 6197
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
25 Dec 2017
“Great gelato to satisfy your sweet craving”
14 Nov 2017
“First and final visit”
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Ejido 1337 esq. 18 de Julio, Montevideo, Uruguay
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Reviewed 26 December 2017

On my visits to MVD I regularly stop at La Cigale in Plaza Cagancha and Plaza Matriz. The gelatos flavors are great, and never disappoint. The perfect quick stop after lunch or dinner, or just to grab a sweet bite while exploring El Centro. Service...More

Thank ASU_DrK
Reviewed 14 November 2017

The ice cream here is OK. Nothing special. But the prices are outlandish -- my opinion. I chose to get my two scoops in a cup not a cone. After paying, I saw that a cup is almost US $1 more than a cone. No...More

Thank PocketBob
Reviewed 26 May 2017

You have got to try the coco com dulce de leche. Delicious. A very good variety and better than Freddo. Rich and full of flavor. other selections also of palets, cakes...

1  Thank brasilboy
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Nice ice-creams, grat choice but the waitreses had not been taught to smile. Sorry ! W emanaged to sit outside

1  Thank Marie-France Q
Reviewed 14 March 2017

There are 3-4 of these in Montevideo. All are good. They average 40 flavor son any day. This is ice cream for adults as well as for children. Action ally you'd be better off saving it for yourself and getting small kids McDonalds ice cream...More

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 2 December 2016

We quickly found that Uruguay has the greatest Dulce de Leche ever. This ice cream shop sell the most amazing ice cream of dulce de leche we could find. Try the one with small parts of dark chocolate.

Thank SaulloCastro
Reviewed 4 June 2016

A title now held for a couple of decades, many times challenged unsuccessfully. On par with any good gelatterias you'll find in Italy, New York or Sydney.

Thank Ch4muy0
Reviewed 3 April 2016

There are surprisingly few ice cream shops around the centro and the ciudad vieja in Montevideo. However, there are a few branches of La Cigale, and I think I hit all of them. The ice cream (gelato, helado) is fabulous, similar to what is available...More

Thank FrequentIndia
Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

We went here every night of are stay. Great ice cream. Little English spoken though. You can get either a cone or cup of many flavors. The 1 scoop cup is very small though.

Thank sdkeen
Reviewed 7 January 2016

There are La Cigale ice cream stores everywhere in Uruguay. The Avenida 18 de Julio branch is one of the largest. The ice creams are very good. There are a good variety of flavours, including four options of sugar free ice creams. There are also...More

Thank OYamamoto
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Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ejido 1337 esq. 18 de Julio, Montevideo, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Montevideo Department  >  Montevideo
  • Phone Number: +598 2908 6197
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