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Gelato Messina

Shop 1/241 Victoria St | Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 8354 1223
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gelato” (997 reviews)
“ice cream” (525 reviews)
“apple pie” (46 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Shop 1/241 Victoria St | Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Delicious gelato... picked two special flavours on black board ! They were very yummy with real ingredients! Wasn't too sweet that was why we both loved it! Will go back for more.

Thank Ha P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Love passionfruit and raspherry sorbet. Luvv. Messina is a special treat. Real treat. Had coconut/ prhan? Sorbet, Wierd? 3 scoops is my new kumbaya moment. PASSIONFRUIT AND RASBERRY, TRANSPORTS ME TO KUMBYA SUMMER MONENTS. please explain. Run around clockwise 3 times. Haha.hahaha.

Thank HOWwilliknow123
Reviewed 1 week ago

Imaginative and oh so special tastes from heaven . Anything with caramel or daily specials ,yum. Save this for desert and a stroll while delighting in local fare.

Thank Hubieone
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly relaxed atmosphere. Offers Good service and for me it's well maintained and clean! Even in Winter it's a great place to indulge your sweet tooth or stop in after dinner to Gelato Messina and have your after dinner coffee and dessert here.

Thank 700kTraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So, everyone raves about this place. We decided to try it. The ice cream is good, but is it worth the premium you pay compared to other places in Newtown or Surry Hills or even in your local mall. In my opinion, if you take...More

Thank Roger K
declan l, Owner at Gelato Messina, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Roger, Thanks for the feedback Roger. If we may, we'd just like to politely correct you on a couple of things. We are actually cheaper than most franchise operators and cheaper than just about every gelato store in newtown. We do that quite deliberately....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really liked this place. Many differing choices, good helpings and extremely tasty. Go for it try more than one!

Thank EdinburghSharon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Definitely a must visit, the gelato here are amazing, the flavor is to die for. Very busy store so be prepared to wait.

Thank Graziella B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great gelato, desserts that must have after dinner with your love one.... or perhaps before dinner!!

Thank CoreenZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tell me did you ever think you'd line up for Ice Cream, no you didn't, but this is not just ice cream, its velvety gelato at its best, Flavour rangers that astound the mind, and its All About The Yum !! So when in town,...More

Thank 55scott
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place makes some of the best ice-cream in the world! Recommend trying the daily specials as they're always delicious and unusual.

Thank Monsieur_Jojo
Home of the small bar revolution in Sydney,
Darlinghurst has more bars per capita than any other
suburb. Themes range from American whiskey bars and
1950’s theme bars to hidden bars requiring secret
passwords. Oxford Street is the "Gay Capital" of
Australia, where gay and lesbian-friendly venues
feature “diva shows” and dancing until the morning.
Vintage lovers flock to Crown Street, and small
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2 September 2015|
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Response from rlore |
Apart from Chinese shops in chatswood where I work *all* the shops, cafes and restaurants accept payment via paywave and eftpos. I do not patronise any of the cash businesses because a cash only policy makes it very clear a... More
lee m
4 February 2015|
Response from declan l | Property representative |
Yes there are. Close to all stores. The Star store has eftpos facilities.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 3 - USD 63
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 1/241 Victoria St | Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Darlinghurst
  • Neighbourhood: Darlinghurst
  • Phone Number: +61 2 8354 1223
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