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Cristallo Caffe Gelateria

Piazza Catena 17, Riva Del Garda, Italy
+39 0464 553844
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“gelateria” (26 reviews)
“ice cream” (72 reviews)
“crisps” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Bar, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Piazza Catena 17, Riva Del Garda, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our favourite place for drinks and ice creams in Riva. Very friendly staff, good service, plenty of seating and a good location with views of the lake and ferry port. Extensive menu, loads of drinks ice creams to choose from , drinks are all served...More

Thank Roderick S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cristallo's is somewhere you can keep going back to and still enjoy something different every time, whether it's a fresh and flakey brioche for brunch, a lovely afternoon glass of red (with amazing little snacks which come free with any alcohol) or a delicious, decadent...More

1  Thank Wangdame
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

treated so well and whole experience so good i went back lots and lots the staff could not have been more friendly to a solo traveler the quality of staff service and food amazing. only regret we did not have someplace like this at home...More

Thank MRSFATTYBelfast
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stepped off the ferry and sat at this cafe watching the lake and people strolling by whilst enjoying a coffee. After walking around Riva we stopped for an ice cream whilst waiting for our ferry back. The ice creams are absolutely delicious, far too...More

Thank Naomi-eve H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch/drinks here several times, service could be a little slow when busy but good views of the lake and good spot for people watching, bruschetta very good and also lovely free nibbles with lunchtime drinks

Thank kaydnWestMidlands
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stopped by for a coffee prior to the drive home to Verona. Very friendly service, not overpriced, good coffee, lovely view across the little harbour and clean toilets. Win.

Thank GeeC5
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We have been coming here for many years and still consider this to be the best. The ice creams range from a simple scoop to the most elaborate dish. My wife works her way through the menu over 2 weeks and whilst I don't indulge...More

Thank ShaunFlutterby
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Only had breakfast once in the hotel after discovering this place. So cheap with a huge array to choose from plus fresh juice and Proseco. The view was good as well.

Thank Pat M
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Opposite the clock tower and beside the ferry stop this was a lovely place to stop and have a drink. We only had a cappuccino with cream and a latte macchiato, but they were very nice. The Aperol Spritz looked amazing with the extra nibbles!...More

Thank Lindylou146
Reviewed 31 August 2017

A great place for people watching only 50 meters from the Ferry Terminal at the top of lake Garda. An added bonus for us was that our Holiday Company gave us a card for 10 per cent off at "Cristallo's" The staff here work really...More

Thank john_lowrie120
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
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07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Catena 17, Riva Del Garda, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Trentino-Alto Adige  >  Province of Trento  >  Riva Del Garda
  • Phone Number: +39 0464 553844
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