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Gypsea Gelato

79-7460 Mamalahoa Hwy, Kealakekua, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750-7917
+1 808-322-3233
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
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Italian, American, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
79-7460 Mamalahoa Hwy, Kealakekua, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750-7917
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is fantastic. I had the carrot cake and it was rich and delicious. It had macadamia nuts and pineapple mixed into it and it was a perfect island treat. Defiantly a must try. The staff was super friendly and helpful with choosing gelato...More

Thank Shane H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed on the big island for 8 nights and this quickly became one of our favorite places! The gelato is really really good and the flavor selection is super interesting. The employees are very friendly and make it a great experience! If you visit...More

Thank spanky1223
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One evening following an amazing meal we wondered into Gypsea Gelato for something sweet. What a treat to stumble into this little shop where “the owners” make their gelato from fresh local fruits and ingredients; the coffee flavor is out of this world!

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

we trued both this location and one near royal kona resort on al'i drive. in both, the service was freindly. let us sample different flavors. all so good. I really liked the raspberry, and the chocolate brownie and truffle. My husband liked the plain chocolate...More

Thank Sharron i
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gypsea Gelato should be a destination spot for your time during on the west coast of Hawaii Island. The gelato is terrific....our favorites were the Orange Chocolate and the Kona Coffee, a great combination! Service is great as well, with plenty of opportunity to try...More

Thank JimSanDieg0
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The gelato was very good and it is apparent this is locals place. We liked that. The staff was friendly and helpful and allowed samples to make sure we got what we wanted!

Thank Tanawha208
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If we are in the Kona area we are getting Gypsea Gelato. As good as gelato gets. Equal to Ono Gelato in Maui. Coconut Haystack is my favorite. All good. Staff is fun. Two locations.

Thank colonelhughes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Any visit to Kona must include a stop at Gypsea Gelato, to enjoy their totally ono, homemade sweet concoctions :)). Their flavors feature the Big Island’s many delicious tastes (Kona coffee, lilikoi, haupia, etc)... yummy fruit based sorbets are also offered, and be sure to...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped here after visiting Greenwell Farm just down the road. The brand had been recommended by the lady at the Kona Brewery tour as they stock it in their restaurant. Lots of great and unusual flavours including one with turmeric and ginger. I started...More

Thank AMTLondon
Reviewed 13 April 2018

We were on the Kona side of the island only for a few days but ended up coming here twice because we loved it so much the first time. The staff was very friendly and let us try some samples of the gelato. The portions...More

Thank SueAnn2288
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29 April 2017|
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Response from Hunleygirl | Reviewed this property |
If that flavor is important to you, I'd call and see when they will have it. Regardless, make the trip because they are amazing!
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
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Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79-7460 Mamalahoa Hwy, Kealakekua, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750-7917
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kealakekua
  • Phone Number: +1 808-322-3233
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Fresh, handmade in-house gelato, pastries & baked goods, 100% Kona Coffee
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