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Calle la Calzada | Frente a PorterHous, Granada, Nicaragua
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Worst gelato I have ever tried, really disappointed. It was not creamy, very sweet and I tried several but none tasted good.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016

Omg, did I die and go to heaven? I came here twice and had to hold myself back from visiting every day. The gelato was out of this world and there were lots of tempting flavors to choose from. Friendly staff, too.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

Really very bad tasting ice cream - extremely fatty & leaves a horrible greasy taste your tongue. There's an Eskimo (the Nicaraguan local ice cream brand) logo on the Montebianco sign inside, which appears to be the reason why this is not gelato or quality ice cream at all. If you want gelato try Super Frutto Gelato, located next to... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

I am not a gelato fanatic, so I don't have a lot to compare this to. I stopped in after another excellent pizza at Monna Lisa. They had about 10 flavors available, which I thought was limited as I usually go to ice cream places. I settled on plain chocolate for comparison reasons and really liked it. It had a... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2015

if you've ever had a real gelato do not go here... we were all excited since they marketed so well - it's the nicest looking gelato place on the street. so disappointed. the gelato has a chemical taste and is sickly sweet... also very overpriced for what it is. if you just want a cold sweet desert this might do... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2015

Not great Ice Cream/Gelato…taste and texture wise on a par with what you get in bulk in the supermarket. Decent assortment of flavors. Really expensive…1.75 for a small cup (as in really small) suitable for a little kid. Larger size is 2.50 and that is a silly price for this kind of ice cream. On the other hand..it is cold... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

We loved the gelato here...lots of great flavours, including a few make with water (no milk). $1.75 for a cone or cup, so price not bad. There is a nice courtyard to sit inside to enjoy your ice cream. We would look forward to our afternoon gelato treat.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2015

We would stop here daily during our stay in Granada. Nice service, wonderful gelato. Perfect in the Nica heat!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2014 via mobile

Good gelato w limited but tasty selection. (Inside courtyard or outside people watching to choose from). No chocolate unfortunately.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2014 via mobile

Rich creamy ice cream a small but tightly packed cup for $1.75 can't beat that. Great staff and nice gardens and pleasant setting

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle la Calzada | Frente a PorterHous, Granada, Nicaragua
  • Location: Central America  >  Nicaragua  >  Granada Department  >  Granada

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?