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9/93 The Esplanade | From Esplanade-Aplin corner, walk up Aplin, 50 metres on the left., Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 429 996 911
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gelato” (240 reviews)
“ice cream” (194 reviews)
“sorbet” (37 reviews)
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10:00 - 22:30All hours
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
9/93 The Esplanade | From Esplanade-Aplin corner, walk up Aplin, 50 metres on the left., Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This great little ice cream shop close to the Esplanade in Cairns offers the most fantastic range of ice cream flavours to suit all members of the family, no matter how sophisticated their tastes. The children usually opt for the chocolate with a range of...More

Thank Alice C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

U want creamy and delicious ice cream? There is no comparison in cairns. Highly recommend pistacchio flavour and my hubby opts for coconut and chunky monkey. Every time. 👌🏽

Thank Nicole Z
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Based on the great reviews on Tripadvisor I checked out this store. So glad I did. It's located in the center, however not on Esplanade, which has quite a few ice cream parlors lined up, so probably would not have found it otherwise. Loved the...More

Thank Blueberry_1313
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Choose your own ice cream on a stick with toppings. I got a hazelnut ice cream, coated in dark chocolate and nuts. Was super easy to eat while walking around.

Thank Gromet B
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Best Dragonfruit gelato and Passion fruit gelato. The service was amazing. He makes them himself and gave us a taste of real hazelnut ice cream so good! There is a shop in Melbourne too!

Thank Vicky B
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I was impressed by the level of customer service at Gelicchio! This was the cherry on top of a delicious gelato. The store was closing but we may as well have been the first ever customers, that's how well we were treated. When you have...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

A frequent visitor my favourite is the chocolate ice-cream dipped in dark chocolate & covered in almonds, delicious. However, for the first timer or more health conscious there is a large selection to choose from at a reasonable price.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Great selection and friendly staff with plenty of extras. As close to Italy as Cairns gets. With accents for those who doubt.

Thank siracusant
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Great service, Big serves and tasted so good. Was nice to sit outside and finish the delicious gelati

Thank SuePC2015
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The staff were so friendly and let us try the flavours we wanted before committing to a full scoop. Being used to Sydney sizes and prices I was so impressed by the serving size! They have a new found regular customer in me!

Thank demourabarreiros
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Average prices
USD 2 - USD 5
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9/93 The Esplanade | From Esplanade-Aplin corner, walk up Aplin, 50 metres on the left., Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 429 996 911
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