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7000 Carroll Ave, TAKOMA PARK, Takoma Park, MD 20912-4437
+1 240-418-8359
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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37 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Stop for the gelato and the had a nice varieties of flavor. best to go in the fall- melts so quickly in the summer you almost have to drink.

Thank 611mimi
Takoma Park, Maryland
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3 reviews
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Great gelato -delicious coffee! Pleasant service. Easy to drop in for a hot coffee on a cool morning walk to the metro or a cup of cold gelato on a hot afternoon.

Thank Blackburnjs
Takoma Park, Maryland
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great Gelato and they employ locally! Good folks.A perfect place to stop on a hot night to pick out a small, medium or large cup of amazing flavors.

Thank jayktakoma
Takoma Park, MD
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97 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Good stuff. They give free samples and typical have about a dozen flavors. All are good. The prices range from upper 3's for the small, and they do halves of 2 flavors in any size. Nice staff.

Thank deathblosom
Takoma Park, Maryland
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

During the summer and fall months, go on Sunday at @ noon and enjoy both the Fabulous Takoma Park Farmer's Market and along with some very good gelato. At other times, enjoy a fine or simple lunch or dinner at nearby restaurants and top it of here with a great desert.

Thank James D
Takoma Park
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Good selection of gelati flavors--all delish and creamy as they should be. Yum! A bit hard on the wallet, though, which is the only thing that prevents me from returning every day as I did in Sicily.....where I became an addict of gelato.

Thank Faith S
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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157 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2016

A solid selection of fruit flavors and cookie flavors. The lemon and mandarin were light, refreshing flavors and the gingerbread cookie was outstanding! Cookie crumbles atop creamy gelato. The serving sizes are reasonable and even the small has enough for two good scoops. While there isn't much seating inside, there are a few small tables and chairs, as well as... More 

Thank Megan H
Strasburg, Colorado
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80 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Let's see, did I like this place? I spent five overnights at the Cambria hotel, and I ate five different types of gelato. My number one recommendation is the marscapone fig oh my goodness so incredible little bit of dark chocolate sauce on top total heaven. #5poundsgained

Thank Rachel S
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Great Gelato, excellent pastries, and wonderful customer service. Gianluigi is a great person and loves to share his passion for gelato and pastries. Employees are accommodating and friendly. We keep going back for more. Not the most visited area of DC, but worth going just for this place.

Thank Tim S
Darmstadt, Germany
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585 reviews
376 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 278 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Based on a recommendation, I was at Dolci Gelati back in October before departing for Germany. This time in March, I had the luck to meet Gianluigi, the owner, and not only try several different flavours but also have a good conversation about his gelato philosophy. The gelato filled cannoli were really great. All flavours I tried, including pistaccio (a... More 

Thank Silvia E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7000 Carroll Ave, TAKOMA PARK, Takoma Park, MD 20912-4437
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Takoma Park
  • Phone Number: +1 240-418-8359

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