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La Dolce Vita

Road Town | Waterfront drive, VG1110, Tortola
+1 284-494-8770
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  • Very good3%
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“gelato” (10 reviews)
“road town” (9 reviews)
“pearl” (6 reviews)
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10:00 - 20:30 Hours
Road Town | Waterfront drive, VG1110, Tortola
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We love this place for the best selection of Italian ice cream in the Caribbean, all the way from Italy!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MsPenguin-BVI
Reviewed 30 October 2018

I will literally travel to a different island to get my fix of this homemade gelato. The flavors are spectacular!

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank island_girl-VI2014
Reviewed 28 August 2018

It is so good to have the establishment back up and running since hurricane Irma and Maria, especially since it is family oriented. This family-owned business sells homemade gelato- Italian style ice-cream in many flavors and even caters to diabetics and persons who are lactose...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Denise J
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

It was hot and we were looking for something to cool us off. We found it at La Dolce Vita!! The gelato is made right there using authentic Italian machines and recipes. Pearl and the staff are very welcoming. My favorite flavor is the watermelon...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank davidhC5578LH
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful treat. We had visited La Dolce Vita before the hurricane and I was so pleased to see this lovely spot reopened. The gelato is delicious. Pearl, the owner, learned her craft in Italy. So the gelato is authentic and perfection. Lots of...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank alleycatcat
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Offering sitting in a/c parlor, is the best place to enjoy a "Gelatto" in Tortola. Conveniently located in Road Town with parking facilities, prices are reasonable and service is good. Don't miss trying the collfee flavor; rich, creamy, flavorfull . Affordable prices and varied choices...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank HTPWT24
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

La Dolce Vita I had been "jonesing" for something sweet, but food allergies severely limit my selections. While heading back to our house after dinner in Road Town, we discovered La Dolce Vita, a little homemade gelato parlor with a real Italian behind the counter....More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Beth M
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

They make their own ice cream & gelato on site & offer 40 different flavors each day. We took the ferry from St. Thomas last Friday to Tortola. Only spent two hours on Tortola but was fortunate enough to find this place. Pearl was extremely...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Reviewed 2 March 2017

First of all I have to say I am Italian. This being said, I have to to tell everyone that this real italian icecream is even better than many icrecream shops in Italy!!! The surprise to find it in the BVI. Every day I came...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank sheenriver
Reviewed 17 February 2017

This place is always my first stop whenever I go to Tortola and I am NEVER disappointed. So many flavors to choose from and they let you sample as many as you like for free. All made locally with premium authentic Italian ingredients, so it's...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Hannah M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$25
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:00 - 08:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Road Town | Waterfront drive, VG1110, Tortola
  • Location: Caribbean  >  British Virgin Islands  >  Tortola
  • Phone Number: +1 284-494-8770
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Homemade Italian Ice Cream, with a BVI passion! Open daily, we offer a wide variety of ice creams including: tropical fruits, sorbets, soy & low fat.
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