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Fabio's

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Lower Knox Street, Sligo F91V838, Ireland
+353 87 177 2732
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11:00 - 18:00
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Sun 13:00 - 18:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 18:00
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Virginia
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244 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dropped by after lunch at Rugatino's for a bit of a taste treat of their fantastic Vanilla... It was absolutely delicious.

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Thank Kesh_grammy
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's such a nice feeling to be able to get a piece of Italy here, get that feeling of a true ice cream and a espresso. The gelato is very good quality and it varies, the special of the month is always a surprise. Frappucino is gorgeous in a sunny day! Give it a try, won't regret it.

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Thank Alice D
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sensational home made ice cream combined with a really italian coffee. Lovely service and feeling immediately at home. The next day we went for a piadina with spinach and it was one of the best piadina we ever tasted. Very clean and tidy.

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Thank Lazacolor
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Fabio sells coffee and hand made ice cream. Both are wonderful! You can also buy coffee pots and ground coffee or coffee beans and it makes better coffee that Ive tasted anywhere else in Ireland.

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Thank John K
Dalkey
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Fabulous ice cream and coffee, with lovely personal service! Definitely worth a visit if you're in Sligo!

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Thank Ella O
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Fabio is a family favourite and his ice cream specials are sensational. Love bringing the kids there - it's very reasonably priced & great coffee too!

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Thank totomcgrath
Tipperary, Ireland
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

This little oasis in the middle of Sligo is the perfect retreat for the disinterested shopper! Great coffee, delicious artisan ice cream and window tables. Soothing jazz playing in the background and the world passing by outside......a little piece of utopia :) Only seats about 6 customers. Very exclusive!!!

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Thank yewtree
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Hands down the best take away coffee spot I've discovered being someone who lives off the stuff in work, met with conversation and jokes and a huge welcome from my first visit to my last. Superior service.

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Thank FoodBears88
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Yes, Fabio's fabulous gelato is that good. The person who compared this gelato with tesco's disgusting soft scoop frozen hydrogenated vegetable oil falsely labeled as 'ice cream' must have a palate of a donkey. There will always be customers for good stuff and there will always be braying donkeys complaining about everything. Keep it up Fabio!

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Thank enver a
Dublin
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33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were advised to try the icecream here and it was really worth it. Nice tasty icecream. I tried the special one for this month, which was excellent. It is a bit price, but worth it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 9
Cuisine
Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Cash Only, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 18:00
Monday
11:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 18:00
Thursday
11:00 - 18:00
Friday
11:00 - 18:00
Saturday
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lower Knox Street, Sligo F91V838, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Sligo  >  Sligo
  • Phone Number: +353 87 177 2732
Description
Freshly made on site italian style Ice Cream (Gelato), Made with No Use of Synthetic Fats, Emulsifier & Artificial Colours. Plus: Pizza Slice, Grilled Stuffed Focaccia & Piadina, Fairtrade Organic Italian Coffee ......

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?