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Dolce Roma

4200 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7348
+1 956-761-1198
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good19%
  • Average23%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
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“italian ice” (3 reviews)
“yummy italian” (2 reviews)
“pina colada” (2 reviews)
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4200 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7348
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Reviewed 2 July 2016

The gelato was decent. What stands out was waiting five minutes for a girl to come from the back then her acting as if we were disturbing her. We figured she was having a bad day so we still tipped her to no thank you...More

Thank Irish311
Reviewed 29 June 2016

I took my kids to this location so that they could have a taste what an Italian ice cream dessert tastes like. It was okay, but the service i got here on 06/26/2016 was terrible. All I did was ask for sprinkles and the server...More

Thank mrsjimenez73
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Not a fan of gelato, but this stuff was fantastic. It was nice and cool inside the building. Service was fast and friendly. I got the nutty, brownie bites gelato, my daughters got the Oreo blast and raspberry gelato. We were all completely satisfied with...More

Thank Angela J
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

The ice cream is about the only thing good here. Staff look and act like they could care less about the job. Seating is terrible. Metal chairs are very uncomfortable and unstable. The music playing sounded like something from a hip hop night club. If...More

Thank JMarsolan
Reviewed 5 June 2016

For the best gelato out of Italy and in Texas head to Dolce Roma Cafe next to South Padre Island's Blackbeards Seafood Restaurant. This corner gelato shop has a great assortment of mouth watering gelato. Me and my wife are regulars when we visit SPI....More

Thank Verrol
Reviewed 1 June 2016

The ice cream was good. But there wasn't much to make this place stand out above the others. I would go back, like I said it was good. But I would also be just as happy to try any other options as well.

Thank Tiffany W
Reviewed 31 May 2016

I think it was way overpriced at $3 for a small scoop in a cup. The guys behind the counter were difficult to understand and didn't really understand me either. The gelato was okay. I tasted my kids and wasn't entirely impressed. I've had better....More

Thank breezlin
Reviewed 5 April 2016

Stopped in to try the gelato.Good selection, but the woman behind the counter talked on her phone the entire time serving us. It was the rudest experience I have had in a long time. I thought the prices were a bit high-$3 for a very...More

Thank my4b0ys
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Good gelato in bright cheerful location with big windows. Not the best gelato we've tasted, but nice treat on a warm day.

Thank BanaB
Reviewed 19 March 2016

No one spoke English, the prices are steep, but the gelato was okay. We've visited twice now in one week.

Thank torrescali
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:30 AM - 10:00 PM
9:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4200 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7348
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-761-1198
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