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The Gelato Fiasco Old Port

425 Fore St, Portland, ME 04101-4396
+1 207-699-4314
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (32 reviews)
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425 Fore St, Portland, ME 04101-4396
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

When we are in Portland we always go here. They serve delicious gelato and sorbet and have lots of flavors. My favorite flavor is the dark chocolate sorbet- very rich tasting and so creamy. They offer several size cups and also serve coffee drinks. In...More

Thank Gloria H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Not a lot to say. Good gelato here. Not likely to be a long line. Modest portion size. Near Portland Harbor Hotel.

Thank 09Raleigh
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff gladly lets you sample any and all flavors. They are ALL GOOD and the variety will assure you find something you like!!! The 'Treat' size was big enough for me and 2 flavors will fit in it!

Thank YoMaineMama
Reviewed 1 week ago

First time for at Gelato Fiasco. Well run shop. The place was jammed but we got our ice cream quickly and the servers were pleasant & friendly. high prices for gourmet ice cream but well worth it.

Thank Bpkengor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gelato Fiasco has some of their flavors available in supermarkets, but if you really want to try something different, hit the shop in Old Port. They are crazy busy, but everyone is served quickly - you can request a taste of whatever flavors you want...More

Thank Jael_1026
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's simple, if you don't go - YOU WILL REGRET IT - end of story. Great crew, amazing product, sweet price. Local is awesome. Flavors are to die for! Red spoons for life!

Thank marsey_adventours
Reviewed 12 May 2017

I've eaten a lot of gelato and ice cream over the years. Usually with gelato there are a few vibrant flavors and a few sorbettos. But Gelato Fiasco had more flavors than I expected, and several varieties of rich, dark chocolate. We of course choose...More

1  Thank Jim B
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I've been to Portland many times for weekend getaways but it was my work trip that made me find this amazing gelato shop. It was right next door to our hotel (Hyatt Place). I had some of the best gelato I've ever had. So many...More

1  Thank SR621
Reviewed 1 May 2017

It was actually better than Italy. Smooth and creamy. Worked perfectly after a great meal. Definitely worth trying

Thank robweb13
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The gelato is really good and made daily. Clearly very fresh. The service is great - they let you try as many flavors as you want! And you can put as many different flavors into any size! The staff is great. Only downside is that...More

1  Thank JM1028
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 7
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, 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: 425 Fore St, Portland, ME 04101-4396
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-699-4314
Discover Portland's new dessert menu with 30 flavors of gelato and sorbetto daily from a growing collection of more than 1,000 flavors. Try as many flavors as you wish and squeeze as many as you want into any dish. Full coffee and espresso bar available. Open Noon to 11 p.m. every day.
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