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buono gelato

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner


US$2 - US$11
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Very good homemade ice cream and cones. Good sized scoop at the right price. Lots of original flavours including Nutella, Burnt Coconut, Pistachio, Kinder Bueno, After Eight and more. A few tables and chairs provided to sit and enjoy the ice cream!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank chrismJ1955PU
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Dropped by on a warm evening in Alvor after dinner. Youngsters (11, 13, 15) were ready for dessert - this hit the spot. Great choice - great flavours - great value !!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank davidhF539RM
Reviewed 19 April 2018

YUM! super friendly owner, great flavor options, generous with his samples and SOOO good! It is worth visiting!!!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank virginiakoalas
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

The best ice cream in the Algarve. Great to see Gianni back open for 2018. I highly recommend the Pistachio and Snickers flavours. Thank you Gianni

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Lordmayor108
Reviewed 7 December 2017

There are so many unique flavours our favourites being Kinder Bueno, Snickers and Mint chocolate chip. The owner is so friendly and welcoming he let us taste all the different flavours. You can also choose from crepes or waffles if you don't fancy ice cream...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Gazteorio
Reviewed 28 October 2017

We just stop here for a snack mid-morning to cool us down. The man serving us was a lovely fellow and very friendly to us all. Before we chose he gave us all tasters which were absolutsley delicous, it was hard to choose. It was...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Brian H
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Yes, it's possible to eat vegan ice cream! We had decided to take the children out for ice cream, after dinner. We hadn't picked any particular place, and when we saw this shop, we decided to order from there. The lady let the children try...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank HeMits
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This is the best ice cream "in the world" the owner let us taste the different flavours. From classics like strawberry to delicious chocolate Ferraro Rocher! Good value (generous) one scoop in a tub for €2. Don't bother having dessert at any of the restaurants...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Debboo2011
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

This place!! You have to try it if visiting Alvor, tucked up a side street! The ice cream is simply amazing... my personal favourite was the Coconut & Caramel! If you have a sweet tooth try out the crepes & ice cream too!! Added bonus......More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank gemmap874
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Best Nutella crepe in the world. Thank you sir Gianni. Don't miss this place is you're visiting Alvor

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Denise C
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