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1392 9th Ave, San Francisco, CA
+1 415-681-3061
13:00 - 23:00
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Castle Pines, Colorado
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77 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

Clean, cute place. But they didn't have nocciola so I left. There is always a chance they rotate flavors and I picked a bad day.

Thank Anchored
Oakland, California
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334 reviews
277 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2015

Holy Moly Holy Gelato! What's not to love! My friend introduced us to this place tonight and I think it is awesome! They have 50 flavors and they would have had all 50 but only can fit 30 at a time - 18 flavors of gelato and 12 vegan non-dairy flavors of sorbet. They make their own gelato and sorbet... More 

Thank KWong55
Berkeley, California
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70 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2015

Having fallen in love with gelato while in Italy, no I'm not bragging, just providing a reference point, I now seek it out. This small little shop, which has a strange assortment of knishy items insides, serves a good gelato. I had the Goat Cheeses vanilla, I know, sounds odd, but tasting is believing, and the chocolate mint on a... More 

Thank BonnyZ
Houston, Texas
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36 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2014

What a hidden treat. Lots of flavors. Taste several. You can even get more than one in your cup. But my favorite is sea salt caramel. Yum!

Thank Candi P
Naperville, Illinois
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620 reviews
298 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 212 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2014

This is some seriously good gelato. They have a lot of flavors (you can get samples) and it's very rich. Enough to get just one scoop because of the richness. Wish this place was closer to where I live.

Thank mja1982
San Francisco, California
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109 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2014

I have tasted many of the gelato flavors here and have found them to be average in taste and consistency compared to some of the gelato vendors in San Francisco and Berkeley. For me, it is not a "must go to" place whenever I have an urge for gelato. They do have a very good lineup of baked goods and... More 

Thank RAJ711
Charlotte, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2014 via mobile

So yummy we went back for seconds! Quaint location, friendly service. Try the coconut/macademia nut gelato!

Thank tarheelpnp2014
Oakham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2013

From the warm welcome through to the eclectic mix of products for sale, this is the only place you should go for your ice cream. The staff are so helpful and friendly, the choice mind boggling, the green tea really special and the welcome superb. Go and experience it.

Thank Ann B
San Francisco, California
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267 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2011

GREAT GELATO!!!... a much better utilization of whatever I can't remember was there before. I love the owners, the food is great, and there is definitely a large number of fun little gifts and interesting last minute minutia treats for a friend or loved one. Fun to grab it out of the blue after a nice dinner on the walk... More 

Thank OnlineConcierge
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2010

Many natural flavors. Great taste. Friendly service...they are fine with sampling many flavors.

Thank e_kayak

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1392 9th Ave, San Francisco, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Sunset
  • Neighbourhood: Sunset
  • Phone Number: +1 415-681-3061

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