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Gelati Celesti Ice Cream Makers

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8906 W Broad St Ste A, Richmond, VA 23294-5827
+1 804-346-0038
12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Richmond, Virginia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have enjoyed this special place for nearly 20 years. They make the ice cream and offer seasonal flavors like Pumpkin which has ginger snap cookie pieces in it. They also offer regular variations of Chocolate, Vanilla and birthday cake or Cookies & Cream. I have never had a bad flavor. It is fantastic casual spot for families. We took... More 

Thank Frost T
Richmond, Virginia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best gelato ever-done! If you like chocolate, the chocolate decadence is amazing!!!!! My hubby likes the banana and the coffe and salted caramel aren't too bad either! You will not be sorry!

Thank Stoneymom2356
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have a customer for over 15 years. In my opinion this is the best ice cream anywhere. They produce a consistently high quality premium product.

Thank Pete3060
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you are anywhere near Richmond, please give this place a try. You will not leave disappointed. Unique flavors are rich feel to it. The nice part is there is always a few new flavors which you haven't tried before.

Thank Suresh S
Richmond, Virginia
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58 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

These folks have mastered gelato. Such creaminess. Such depth of flavor. My current favorite flavor is salted caramel but you can't go wrong here.

Thank LinVA
Richmond, Virginia
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed this home made ice cream shop. Will god back.... sampled a couple unusual flavors but really enjoyed the double chocolate. ....

Thank bobRuthazer
Richmond, Virginia
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31 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is a good stop if you're in town and looking for a quick dessert. Gelati Celesti is always delicious and quality ice cream.

Thank Joana B
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Delicious variety of gelati flavors! Always my go to dessert place! Several sizes and cones from which to select. Some flavors are always available and some are seasonal.

Thank JoanPutney
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57 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing assortment of flavors to try, and they're always changing them up. Staff is so courteous and patient, and you can taste several flavors before deciding. Great choice for dessert.

Thank Erin H
Midlothian, Virginia, United States
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147 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Very rich and smooth gelati. I had two scoops of Pralines and Cream w Hot Fudge. Very, very tasty. Gelati almost seemed like it had elasticity. Very friendly service. Free tastes if you're not sure.

Thank Mike D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8906 W Broad St Ste A, Richmond, VA 23294-5827
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-346-0038

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