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La Sorbettiera

P.zza T.Tasso, 11/r, 50123, Florence, Italy
+39 055 512 0336
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  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (33 reviews)
“gelateria” (10 reviews)
“gelato” (50 reviews)
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P.zza T.Tasso, 11/r, 50123, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been in the country for 2 weeks now and have great gelato back home. Having said that, this is easily the best we have had so far... believe the hype in the other reviews! The chocolate was silky, the salted caramel had little...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had this recommended by some friends and it did not disappoint. Amazing flavours, really great quality gelato. A bit off the main tourist trail but it's easy to find and well worth it.

Thank Skiving_Off
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

La Sorbetteria is one of the best ice cream shops here in Florence. They offer particular tastes, and I would totally recommend getting the Salted Caramel. Always a go-to for local florentines!

Thank srcarts
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a touristy spot with everything in English and huge servings this isn't for you. Authentic , gorgeous flavours and not too sweet. Perfect servings and you can tell quality ingredients. The best I have had here. The chocolate fondant literally...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Delicious, creamy & full of flavour! The staff is very friendly too. Minimal outdoor seating but it's beside the Piazza Tasso where there are benches & shade. There are always locals here too which is the best review! May not have the largest selection but...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 29 July 2017

The best ice cream in town and no doubt one of the best worldwide. Authentic ingredients, unusual and well balanced tastes, no artificial additives, not sickly sweet as most ice creams are, creamy texture and very good cones. Kind owners and nice location, adjacent to...More

Thank LO70
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

This very small artisanal Gelateria is simply delicious. It was our favorite in Florence and one of the best in Italy. We were served by the owner and master himself. It was so cool to speak with someone who took such pride in his work....More

Thank MichaelH6811GY
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Escape from tourist hell and walk a little bit further than the Palazzo Pitti to this little square. You won't regret it. The gelato beats the stuff they try to sell you around Ponte Vecchio.

Thank Rootje
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Went here on the suggestion of a local. Gelato was very good, staff very friendly, and willing to answer questions regarding gluten free status of the flavours (all are GF). Will be going back for sure.

Thank Matthew G
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Today, five or six of us from the seminar met by chance at this great ice cream take out. It doesn't have but some benches outside where you can sit. However the ice cream that they serve is some of the best not just in...More

Thank Cedric R
Santo Spirito / San Frediano
A warm evening with a cocktail in your hand and great
company is the ideal way to experience Piazza Santo
Spirito; the area is busiest at sunset for happy hour.
Visitors cannot hide their astonishment sitting on the
staircase under the Basilica of Santo Spirito, and
they cannot help but stare at the architectural
masterpieces like Bianca Cappello House, Fontana dello
Sprone and San Frediano in Cestello and Santa Maria
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 13:00
15:00 - 23:30
12:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 23:30
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  • Address: P.zza T.Tasso, 11/r, 50123, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Santo Spirito / San Frediano
  • Neighbourhood: Santo Spirito / San Frediano
  • Phone Number: +39 055 512 0336
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