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Gelato Paradiso

448 S Coast Hwy Ste A, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-2484
+1 949-464-9255
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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448 S Coast Hwy Ste A, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-2484
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I love walking up the boulevard and turning into the quaint alleyway that holds this laguna beach gem.

Thank Kharys T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Too many great flavors! Our family of six people tried many different flavors and the wait staff was cordial and answered many questions with a smile! Will definitively go back before we leave!

Thank cyndm3032017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great flavors to choose from, whole family loved it! The wait is long but worth it. Finding parking was tough.

Thank MandM10100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The smell, the choices and the tastes! Perfecto!! We love this place. It's the best Gelato in California! You just have to "wait" in line for your turn to test and choose!

Thank nanetteg960
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here dozens of times. There are many flavors and every one that I tried have been delicious. Try as many samples as you like. The only negative is that there is often a line of customers.

Thank wallyworld2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there after a long hot day at the beach. Had a big group of kids and you can't beat a Gelato on a hot day. Tried a number a number of flavors and all didn't disappoint. Tasty and creamy, I couldn't stop eating. It's...More

Thank Amre M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a local food tour (Feast Laguna) and this was one of our favorite food stops. Their gelato is authentic from Italy and it was perfect for the warm weather we experienced that day. Thankfully, we did not have to wait in line!

Thank savvytravellerus
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly staff sees that you get what you want. Samples too. of the many tasty selections. Cones or cups, your choice.

Thank susan J
Reviewed 12 August 2017

The Gelato here was wonderful! They are definitely not skimpy on the scoop size. Lots a flavors to choose from and a great staff! Be prepared to wait in line but SOOOO worth it! Plus they move things very fast.

Thank birkeebabe
Reviewed 9 August 2017

My daughter loved it, I thought it was very good, my oldest thought it was okay. 3 different gelatos, 3 different opinions (my oldest is finicky sometimes). I do not remember what my daughter got, but I ordered the pistachio (and it takes like pistachio...More

Thank Guinny_Ire
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 448 S Coast Hwy Ste A, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-2484
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-464-9255
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authentic Italian gelato and sorbetto
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