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#32 of 490 Dessert in London#1,304 of 20,557 Places to Eat in London
€€ - €€€Italian
| Covent Garden - Unit 18 Market Building, London WC2E 8RD, England
+44 20 3632 1668
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“gelato” (55 reviews)
“ice cream” (67 reviews)
“cremino” (2 reviews)
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10:00 - 22:00 Hours
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| Covent Garden - Unit 18 Market Building, London WC2E 8RD, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The 10 minute line was a huge giveaway when waking up to Venchi, and I must say, it was well worth it!!!

Thank TaranSajjan
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited the store in Covent garden today as we have been several times to the Chocolatier in Italy on many occasions. However we were extremely disappointed. We chose a selection of chocolates from the counter and ate later in the day after dinner. My choices...More

Thank kmoore61
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They offer wide variety of chocolates and chocolate flavored ice cream. The prices are good and the staff are friendly and welcoming.

Thank Suhaib R
Reviewed 10 August 2018

We took our 3 year old to have an ice cream. Had the "mini" cones. Yes mini, smaller than small. Still £3.60 each so very expensive. the vanilla and fig was frankly tasteless. The strawberry was OK but nothing special. Frankly overpriced for regular ice...More

Thank Grandad_Sticky
Reviewed 8 August 2018

At summer time you might find a line of people eager to try the ice cream despite the steep price (about CD10 for a small double scoop). The flavours, however, are amazing, from caramelized figs to tiramisu and pistachio. It is creamy and rich. The...More

Thank mabrondani
Reviewed 8 August 2018

So worth the wait! I had the Ecuador and Straciatella flavors. The Ecuador was like Nutella in gelato form. Absolutely amazing.

Thank Michelle J
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Venchi offeres large selection of gelato. We visited Venchi in Rome and it was excellent. This place offers the same. The only thing, place is very tiny and no place to sit.

Thank AM8-D
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Amazing flavors. Very patient staff (my kids ‘tasted’ pretty much every flavor!). If u have a sweet tooth, this is a ‘can’t miss’

Thank Syrdoc
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Icecream at it's best, perfect structure, not too cold and not too hard. Different tastes were all very good but the chocolate ones were excellent being full and long-lasting.

Thank Hendrik Z
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

I’m not the biggest fan of gelato as I tend to veer towards other ‘sweet’ dishes to satisfy a sweet tooth craving, but Venchi’s gelato hits the spot every. single. time. I’ve been here several times over the course of three years and they have...More

Thank marux23
Covent Garden
Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude
of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or
simply to be among the multitude of people who pass
through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around
Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters
here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Covent Garden - Unit 18 Market Building, London WC2E 8RD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighbourhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 3632 1668
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A chocolate and artisan gelato haven that celebrates the Italian tradition, Made In Italy and the use of all natural quality ingredients. A chocolate boutique with Cafeteria and a warm and relaxed atmosphere right in the middle of Covent Garden. You will be welcomed by knowledgeable staff ready to help and tailor a 360° tasting experience that will tickle your tasted buds, whether you are a regular, a tourist or family with children looking for a quick snack or a break at any time of the day: breakfast, lunch, afternoon.
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