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Corso Italia 16, 80067, Sorrento, Italy
+39 081 878 1364
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“ice cream” (175 reviews)
“gelato” (133 reviews)
“meringue” (13 reviews)
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Seafood, Pub, Street Food, Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Corso Italia 16, 80067, Sorrento, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was our saving grace on our recent family holiday. We were in Sorrento at the start of October for 2 weeks with our 14month old and we loved coming here. The back courtyard area was a fantastic space that we could let our...More

Thank Relax756465
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant offers a complete range of good Italian food in delightful surroundings. The same family runs Gelato Davide, the best gelato around, and it shows.

Thank peterclye
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want a gelato in Sorrento & fancy being treated by a piece of dirt by the rude staff then this is the place for you! I'm amazed they are still in business. :(

Thank PJ777
Reviewed 12 October 2018

We wander the shops of city center Sorrento. We knew we wanted gelato. We are so glad we found this gem. Family owned. For 2.5 Euro .. I had coconut and my husband had mango & apple.. many wonderful flavors. Also we sat down and...More

Thank Florence L
Reviewed 7 October 2018

We wanted something light for lunch and this place looked nice. We split the chicken club sandwich with fries. Also a beer and a delightful limoncello spritzer. We noticed the gelato inside and went in to have a look. Just wow!! So many amazing flavors....More

Thank SNG56
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Popped in for a snack and ordered the crepes with gelato and black cherry sauce. Was delicious as the crepe was wafer thin but not dry, the gelato was a smooth vanilla and the black cherry sauce had whole cherries amongst the sauce. All yummy!...More

Thank 633elle
Reviewed 30 September 2018

We decided to have a coffee and cake on a very busy morning in Sorrento, This place looked the part only after setting outside and then looking inside we saw what a great place it was,every body could be catered for for coffee and cake...More

Thank Albert W
Reviewed 27 September 2018

This place has fab icecream! between this and Primavera in Sorrento ,they are the two best icecream places.... if you like kinder cereal iceceam then go for this place! the ferrero roche one is also amazing! Right next door to Chaplins irish bar!

Thank TravelHappy89
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Absolutely amazing gelato in a huge range of flavours. Unfortunately all 3 members of staff we had contact with were extremely rude and abrupt. Totally spoilt our visit to the place.

Thank Sam K
Reviewed 19 September 2018

We stopped here for a quick lunch and wound up eating way more than we should have! The food was tasty but the gelato was truly exceptional, that's saying something given we had eaten gelatos in other parts of Italy. Prices were very reasonable, and...More

Thank sus67
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 am - 11:50 pm
9:00 am - 11:50 pm
9:00 am - 11:50 pm
9:00 am - 11:50 pm
9:00 am - 11:50 pm
9:00 am - 11:50 pm
9:00 am - 11:50 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Italia 16, 80067, Sorrento, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Sorrento
  • Phone Number: +39 081 878 1364
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