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The Split Banana

7 W Beverley St, Staunton, VA 24401-4202
+1 866-492-3668
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sorbet” (48 reviews)
“gelato” (232 reviews)
“ice cream” (122 reviews)
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7 W Beverley St, Staunton, VA 24401-4202
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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

What a great place. It has a good selection and the staff is very friendly. It is a popular spot with the locals.

Thank Roanoketraveler888
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Gelato is made on premises. My favorite was the raspberry blackberry. My daughter loved the hazelnut. This has become an obligatory stop when we are in the Staunton area. Highly recommended.

Thank beulahrit
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We stopped here for a late night treat while on vacation in Staunton. If you are visiting Central VA this place should be on your "must do" list for dessert! If we are even just driving down 81 we will be sure to stop here....More

Thank DadintheBurgh
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

I love gelato and they have great gelato. They also make their own fresh waffle cones and offer a waffle cup for those who want to eat in that way. I tried just about every flavor and they were all exquisite. My kids did complain...More

Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Friendly, family atmosphere where you can taste and try some of the best homemade cold desserts in the Shenandoah Valley. If you play the piano, you can sit for ten and add to the small town friendliness that is the modern Staunton. Great place.

Thank ProfessorCharles
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

The Split Banana is a gem of a place. Set in old town Staunton, it's a quaint little shop with delicious ice cream. The flavors are scrumptious and delectable. There's plenty of seating space inside. The price is pretty reasonable for Gelato. I highly recommend...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This is a must do while visiting downtown Staunton. There are always traditional flavors to try but I enjoy the fantastic non traditional choices. Pineapple Basil and Chocolate Sorbet are 2 of my seasonal favs. Service is always friendly and top notch. Everything is made...More

Thank Purplepix9
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for dessert after having dinner at Cranberry's Grocery & Eatery. Great gelato and ice cream offerings. Not an overwhelming selection, but adequate to find something to satisfy your taste without challenging the selecting process. I had two scoops of gelato, one peppermint...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Yum! Love it, great flavors everyday. I particularly love the almond and the pistachio. The staff is very friendly and the atmosphere is inviting. A must if you are visiting our lovely town of Staunton, Va.

Thank 665sheryls
Reviewed 8 August 2017

wonderful variety, excellent flavors, creative flavors, mix & match is an option, great service. highly recommend for families, date night's, solo outings.

Thank Jennifer C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 W Beverley St, Staunton, VA 24401-4202
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Staunton
  • Phone Number: +1 866-492-3668
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