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3601 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33803-4864
+1 863-646-3500
11:30 - 22:00
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Fri - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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47 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love that they have a good selection of ice cream and gelati. We always great the orange and vanilla and our little girls likes the vanilla and chocolate twist kiddie cone.

Thank Kelly B
Gainesville, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Had some stuff, it was nice refreshment. I love the dole!!!!!!!! It kept me cold in this hot weather! Come on!

Thank hyposhark
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

I use the drive through service and always get the orange ice with vanilla soft ice-cream. Takes be back to my childhood, but better!

Thank Jack F
Lakeland, Florida
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

When it's hot here in Lakeland, FL and a cool treat is needed - hit Gelati Joe's!! Great variety of products and very reasonably priced! For example the blow Brusters out of the water and their service is far superior as well! My 10 year old loves mixing different Italian ice flavors and I'm old school with a soft serve... More 

Thank Walkerroll
Lakeland, Fla.
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55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Dole Whip is addicting... everything is great and many choices... reasonable pricing.Drive through a bit busy after school lets out, late night ... a breeze.

Valrico, Florida
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138 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We drove by Gelati Joe's on our way to eat. Rita's and Jeremiah's so we decided to give this place a try. The girl that checked us out was Not very nice. She did not smile or say a word to us Besides asking us what we wanted. The Gelati was ok. Lots of ice chunks. Too much dye. Our... More 

Thank tworahrah
Lakeland, Florida
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59 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Great place for a quick drive-thru for soft serve ice-cream and Italian ice! I especially love the cherry/chocolate gelati

Thank mcqueenbee
Wanchese, North Carolina
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Gelati Joe's is a must stop when we visit Lakeland, Fl. Looking forward to another visit when back in town.

Thank Rex S
Janesville, Wisconsin
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77 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2016

We love the low fat and low calorie options at Gelati Joe's! My favorite is pineapple mixed with vanilla. Yum!

Thank dmljkaster
Lakeland, Florida
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401 reviews
352 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Out shopping, dropped in for something cold and refreshing to drink and was not disappointed. Nice variety to choose from, clean outside, polite window person, but I had to ask for a straw and a spoon, but my beverage was as refreshing as I had hoped and will return especially during the summer.

Thank June G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3601 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33803-4864
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lakeland
  • Phone Number: +1 863-646-3500

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?