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Gelavino Gelato - CLOSED

301 N Harrison St, Princeton, NJ 08540-3512
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good22%
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19 Apr 2017
“vanilla was unimpressive”
10 Apr 2016
“Very small place on Nassua Street...”
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301 N Harrison St, Princeton, NJ 08540-3512
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

We got the vanilla, which I wasn't much a fan of, but I did sample the hazelnut, which was fairly good.

Thank blackyceqwerty
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Very small place, with no bathroom, and the person making the crepes was cutting all fresh ingredients into whatever you ordered. Problem is that there are on 2 machines to make any crepes. No way to run a business. There is another one located at...More

Thank lightning411
Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

Wonderful! It is very hard to find a gelato place that has authentic Italian gelato. They surpassed all expectations of gelato

Thank Francesca T
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

Scott has returned to family recipes and if possible, gelato is better. Closed over the winter (2014) for renovations our family was worried they wouldn't reopen. Bent spoon cannot be compared to authentic Italian gelato and sorbet. ***An Italian server from a local Italian (well...More

Thank RFRocky
Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

This is some great and authentic gelato. Staff/owners are very friendly and helpful when it comes to sampling and choosing flavors. Place is now called Dolceria for those who can't find it on the Internet.

Thank Bwentworth617
Reviewed 24 January 2015 via mobile

I had the nicest surprise the first time I visited Gelavino. You see, there's a photo in the shop of the owners' parents' former gelateria in the neighborhood near where I lived in Florence as a student in 1967. There were 90 of us Americani...More

Thank slopoet
Reviewed 6 November 2014

Standard Gelato joint, like one might find in Rome. But Princeton has the Bent Spoon, so why would anyone bother with decent when they can get Sublime nearby?

Thank DrakeBaer
Reviewed 7 October 2014

An unforgettable experience, original Italian recipes, great atmosphere, thanks Gelavino.u are number one..in Princeton.

Thank cicciofirenze
Reviewed 21 July 2014

When you meet people from all over Italy who drive the distance to Princeton, you KNOW this gelato is the real thing. Flavors are always changing, selection will not disappoint, and they have sorbet choices. Can sit outside if you desire. They have espresso machine...More

Thank RFRocky
Reviewed 14 April 2014

A co-worker of mine told me about this place and brought us here & let's just say we owe her sooo sooo much!!!!! This place is an amazing hidden gem!!! We ordered everything from gelatos, hot chocolate with whip cream, calzone, crepes, cheesecake, Italian soda,...More

Thank Foodlover1055
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
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  • Address: 301 N Harrison St, Princeton, NJ 08540-3512
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
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