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Valenti's Gelato Venue

20 The Parade 1 Citadel Ope | Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2JY, England
+44 7776 993866
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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“gelato” (12 reviews)
“ice cream” (29 reviews)
“sorbet” (10 reviews)
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20 The Parade 1 Citadel Ope | Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2JY, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Christmas Eve treat crepes and coffee lovely fresh crepes and friendly staff they also have a fantastic selection of ice creams you will be spoilt for choice pop in if you come to the Barbican Plymouth

Thank John W
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Didn't realise there was a gelato shop on the Barbican so we had to try it and so glad we did. Amazing ice cream and good value for money. Spoilt for choice on all the different flavours there was so much to choose from, even...More

1  Thank princess027
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Pushchair friendly. Nicely decorated and lovely and clean. Sensible price cone and tubs to eat in or take out. Would be nice to have napkin given with it or some on tables. Recomend the mango, as the lady said it's just like a solero. Lovely.More

Thank elmertheelephant_10
Gelato-Artisan W, Owner at Valenti's Gelato Venue, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Hi, thanks for kind reviews. Hope you visit soon. Please ask for a napkin dispenser , we have 3/4 for you to take to your table and at the Ice cream counter for you. We try not to leave anything on the tables between customers,...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely ice cream shop at the Barbican's in Plymouth. Good range of flavours and very nice presentation. We chose the strawberry & cream, chocolate and Ferraro Roche flavours. All amazing. The shop has a seating area for eating in. Very clean throughout and staff very...More

Thank Ningjawat
Gelato-Artisan W, Owner at Valenti's Gelato Venue, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Very kind, thank you

Reviewed 6 September 2017

We visited on Saturday night. Brilliant selection of ice-creams, all of our choices were absolutely delicious. I would highly recommend the cappuccino and honeycomb flavours. It's good that the venue is open late so you can go for a meal and visit afterwards to enjoy...More

Thank ALyson T
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Great welcome as we went in - all the staff said hello with nice smiley faces !! Great choice of ice creams - we had a chocolate dairy free one and some grapefruit sorbet and pomegranate sorbet - both vegan (in vegan cones). Staff were...More

Thank travelagent1Cornwall
Gelato-Artisan W, Owner at Valenti's Gelato Venue, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Thank you for your review, hope you enjoyed all your Gelati especially the Dairy Free Chocolate

Reviewed 7 August 2017

Brilliant range of ice cream of all flavours you could imagine. I liked you could make your own sundae rather than having to keep to a set menu. If you want to go for a treat then i would reccomend. the cafe was welcoming and...More

Thank Emma W
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Very good selection of excellent ice-creams and sorbets. I particularly like the not-so-sweet fruity sorbets - the cassis, lime, blood orange, lemon, and the like. They vary their selections, so you need to come a couple of times to check the various flavours. You can...More

Thank Brendan L
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Went to try out with my daughter as she loves ice cream.. we were warmly welcomed into the cafe.. a wide variety of ice creams stared at me through the glass cabinets... I had chocolate and hokey pokey man while my daughter had chocolate and...More

Thank Lee H
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Brought my 2 teenagers for a celebratory ice cream. They both had a chocolate brownie waffle and love love loved them!! The staff were friendly and polite.... A big 👍

Thank Linda L
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Questions & Answers
29 April 2017|
Response from Gelato-Artisan W | Property representative |
We have seating for 25/30 7/8 tables. But orders are taken at the counter 'as takeaway' type not at the tables.
16 April 2016|
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Response from Gelato-Artisan W |
Gelato (ice cream) and Gelati (ice creams) are simply the Italian translation for the word ice cream. Here at Valenti's Gelato-Artisan we only make true artisan gelato & sorbetto in the traditional Italian style, to the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 The Parade 1 Citadel Ope | Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2JY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 7776 993866
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