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Capogiro Gelato

117 S 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-4606
+1 215-636-9250
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gelato” (79 reviews)
“thai coconut” (2 reviews)
“pineapple” (2 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 23:30All hours
117 S 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-4606
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just off Rittenhouse Square this Cafe has plenty of tables to enjoy your selections which are very numerous. They’ll let you sample as many flavors as you like before making your final decision

Thank Lsbtravel1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a review of their sandwiches. I stopped by Capogiro to get some lunch as someone had given me a giftcard. They had maybe a half dozen different kinds of sandwiches to choose from. I got the tuna with marinated artichokes on a square...More

Thank Phillytravels
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We went three times and tried many flavors, and each one offered a true natural flavor. It is not obvious to new customers that there are several sizes, even though there is a board and sample cups on top of freezers. The staff should also...More

Thank Noe12
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Best Gelato we have eaten in the States. So many great choices. Friendly staff will let you sample before deciding. The chocolate is so rich & creamy. We paired the chocolate with the peanut butter..so delicious! P.S. while the prepackaged cookies near the counter look...More

Thank Debra C
Reviewed 28 August 2017

I sought this place out after hearing how fantastic the gelato was from a friend. It did not disappoint. I ended up going twice because it was so tasty! The pistachio and coffee were my faves!

Thank stephie922
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This was our final stop on a food tour - cute shop in Rittenhouse Square. Our group had a blind taste test of 6 random flavors which ultimately had everyone shouting out guesses and laughing. Enjoyed the raspberry and the espresso with chocolate the most...More

Thank Staecy A
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

I walked here from my hotel looking for a late night snack. It was a less than 10 min walk, very convenient. I went looking for vanilla (I know I'm boring) but they don't have vanilla :(. The guy behind the counter recommended Sweet Amish...More

Thank Teryn_LLGT
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a sweet after dinner, and found Capogiro Gelato near Macy's in downtown Philadelphia. Having been to Italy several times, we were skeptical about gelato in the US. However, the gelato here was delicious! Highly recommended.

Thank WarRLorr
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Delicious gelato with a good variety of flavors. It was packed the night we were there, but that is probably expected especially during the summer months.

Thank kitkat951
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

A friend who lives in Philadelphia recommend this gelat place. I recommend it too. The flavors change with the season. The gelato is smooth and creamy. Really good. I would suggest they find a better method to serve people. There is no reason to order...More

Thank frani48
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:30
07:30 - 23:30
07:30 - 23:30
07:30 - 23:30
07:30 - 23:30
07:30 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 S 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-4606
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center West
  • Neighbourhood: City Center West
  • Phone Number: +1 215-636-9250
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