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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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  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
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Italian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
79-7460 Mamalahoa Hwy, Kealakekua, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750-7917
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

While they tend to be a bit on the expensive side, they do serve very good homemade gelato. There is a variety of flavors, as well as at least one dairy free selection.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 624MikeP624
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Three words: macadamia nut gelato. This place is a must. We’ve been to both locations and are never anything other than delighted.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lara P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After lunch at Annie's, (which was excellent), there was no way I could have any desert. So we thought a 2mile hike down at Pu'uhonua O Hōnaunau National Historical Park would make some room. On the way back to Kona, stopped back in. Ordered a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank duanestunts
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner at Annie’s Burger next door. So checked this place out for dessert. Glad we did. You can taste any of the flavors you desire. I ordered a ‘keiki’ (kid’s size) overfilled with chocolate & salted caramel topped with caramel. DH ordered vanilla gelato...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bhwoodflyer
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Good gelato. Apparently made right on the island. lots of yummy flavors. Not sure what else to say--it was a yummy gelato place with plenty of options and nice service.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ellen M
Reviewed 26 August 2018

We stopped in here for dessert last week and wow, it was delicious. They offer free samples of any flavor...and good luck picking just one! The servings are HUGE! We each ordered a small and none of us finished it. The flavors are fresh, unique...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 15 August 2018

The flavors are so perfect and interesting. Taste before you buy. We totally recommend this place but leave the Nutella Smores for me.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Lydia H
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff offering many samples and huge portions! Loved it. We ended up coming back to it the next day for more.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Amanda K
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Unique selection of gelato including a vegan option! There was definitely something available for everyone in our group.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank randall1025
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Great gelato parlor. The flavors are exotic and delicious. I tried coconut ginger lemongrass turmeric and one of my son had passion guava raspberry, both refreshing and delicious. The kona coffee ice-cream was so creamy I need to go back and get that one as...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank ccV2927VF
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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
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:30
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12:00 - 20:30
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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