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Gio's Gelato and Italian Pastry - CLOSED

79-7460 Mamalahoa Hwy, Mamalahoa Highway, Kealakekua, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750-7917
+1 808-322-1610
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good24%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
5 Aug 2015
“Awesome”
19 Oct 2014
“Closed, to be replaced by "Gypsea Gelato"”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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79-7460 Mamalahoa Hwy, Mamalahoa Highway, Kealakekua, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750-7917
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31 - 40 of 63 reviews

Reviewed 25 May 2013

We just came from Gio's Gelato and are still tasting the delicious gelato. We had two scoops--wildberry and chocolate, and it was just wonderful. Highly recommend Gio's.

Thank Jane2travel
Reviewed 12 May 2013

Lots of gelat choices, real fresh product, just don't get it to go-it melts too fast. Get a larger bucket tho and that may work. Samples are encouraged. Grab some of the pastries to go or munch one with the gelat. Very fresh. You can...More

Thank Bobb L
Reviewed 23 April 2013

We saw the Gelato sign and needed the refreshment. Inside we found a wonderful Italian bakery with sample sizes of about 20+ different pastries. We purchased many varieties, some gelato, croisants and brioche. We sat outside and melted with the flavor all the great treats....More

Thank darcymn
Reviewed 15 April 2013

Can't believe I found such authentic gelato - lived in Italy for over 2 years and this is the real deal! They have combined Hawaiian flavors too - Kona coffee and macadamia nut ice cream - yum!

Thank Mel W
Reviewed 8 April 2013

The food is amazing. Milkshake was best ever. I would also recommend the savoury crepes. Staff was super friendly.

Thank RuthP799
Reviewed 20 March 2013

The selection can’t match what you get in a big city, but the gelato quality is about as good; also they're friendly and efficient. The vanilla (“made with vanilla beans” they say) was really very good.

2  Thank Tim B
Reviewed 18 March 2013

This place never disappoints. The gelato flavors are fresh and flavored with local fruit. The Italian pastries are excellent as are their croissants. Love this place.

Thank jonijett
Reviewed 16 March 2013

This was not easy to find, but when we did it was good! Went back a second time. They limit you to two tastes, however. Look for the sign way up high on the building as you approach from the North. It only says Gelato,...More

Thank MilwaukeeSunseeker2
Reviewed 11 March 2013

The gelato was very refreshing and flavorful. The owner was on site and takes a lot of pride in the fresh pastries and gelato. Flavors for kids and adults. The small is large enough for two! Right next to Annie's burgers.

Thank WITrvlfool
Reviewed 10 March 2013

Stopped in for breakfast on the to snorkeling. Had a wounder full Crepes. Tried several different Pastries, they were all very good. There are not many tables to eat there but I saw alot of take business while we were eating. This place is the...More

Thank 474DanielS474
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79-7460 Mamalahoa Hwy, Mamalahoa Highway, Kealakekua, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750-7917
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kealakekua
  • Phone Number: +1 808-322-1610
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