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Belgian Gelato

6 Vendue Range, 324 King Street, Charleston, SC 29401-2114
+1 843-743-5043
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“gelato” (268 reviews)
“ice cream” (52 reviews)
“waffle cone” (23 reviews)
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11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
6 Vendue Range, 324 King Street, Charleston, SC 29401-2114
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Where do go you on a cold morning in Charleston? Belgian Gelato!!! They have the best specialty coffees and amazing Belgian hot cocoa. Plus, if you get gelato - it won’t met!!! This has become a ‘must do’ for all of our visits to Charleston....More

Thank Jo L
Reviewed 15 November 2017

ice cream had a lard taste. Service was good but slow. not sure if I would go again. Prices are goodMore

Thank dianeK4512RX
Hugo H, Owner at Belgian Gelato, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

Hello, We are very sorry that you had a bad experience, but we absolute do not understand what you mean with lard taste. First of all we do not use pig fat and second we make daily our gelato fresh. We are lucky that 99,9%...More

Reviewed 12 November 2017

Tried 2 flavors and both were deliciously sweet and creamy. Slightly expensive for gelato but the small size is filling.

Thank Kenneth F
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Hugo Heule's homemade gelato, inspired by Belgian chocolates, is the creamiest gelato I've every had.

Thank Carole E
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped by to try the gelato & waffle dish pictured in their ads, Facebook & here. Was told that they no longer have a waffle maker, you can buy gelato in a cup or in a generic waffle cone. The gelato itself was unimpressive. Would...More

Thank Ejayb1964
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

While in Charleston, this is always a must stop. The associates are friendly and helpful and the gelato is as good as any we have had including what we had in Sicily.

Thank Anthony L
Reviewed 12 October 2017

gelato was delish ( although they dont have sprinkles ) and hit the spot. Very nice service. Near the water so good stop as you are walking around.

Thank Maxandsambc77
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Visited on a rainy October day. Starved. Had a Belgian Toasted Tomato and Cheese sandwich. Perfectly done. My husband has the Chocolate Extreme gelato. He shared. Again excellent. Highly recommend. The

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Wow what a surprise, a clean friendly gelato retailer. We had two cups with two flavours. The childcare extreme was my favourite whilst the special berry yoghurt was delicious.

Thank Max W
Reviewed 8 October 2017

After a day of touring, my family and I stopped by for a brief rest and a cool gelato. Four different flavors, but the winner seemed to be the vanilla. The others were good, but this one was really good. Service was quick and prices...More

Thank Bob A
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
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Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Vendue Range, 324 King Street, Charleston, SC 29401-2114
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-743-5043
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Traditional freshly made gelato inspired by the flavors of Belgian Chocolates. Belgian Gelato specializes in true classic gelato flavors that are made fresh in each store every morning. Authentically made from scratch Belgian Dessert Waffles are baked fresh to order and are topped with a variety of delicious warm topping and/or gelato. Traditional Belgian Toasti sandwiches are toasted fresh to order and are the perfect snack. Novelty and classic coffee beverages are available to compliment any order. Belgian Gelato Shops are recognized by their Art Deco interior, crisp, clean environment and outstanding customer service. Come visit us at one of our shops in downtown Charleston to sample our delicious gelato!
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