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Gio's Gelato and Italian Pastry - CLOSED

79-7460 Mamalahoa Hwy, Mamalahoa Highway, Kealakekua, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750-7917
+1 808-322-1610
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good24%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
5 Aug 2015
19 Oct 2014
“Closed, to be replaced by "Gypsea Gelato"”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, European
79-7460 Mamalahoa Hwy, Mamalahoa Highway, Kealakekua, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750-7917
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Reviewed 6 August 2015

This was our first visit and it did not disappoint! Very good ice cream, very good service. Would go again if I was there.

Thank debbies378
Reviewed 20 October 2014

Words cannot express how sad I was to see that Gio's is closed. The spot is currently being renovated for a new place called "Gypsea Gelato" to open in November 2014. The pastry chef who made the amazing cakes & cookies is staying so hopefully...More

1  Thank galaxy1
Reviewed 16 September 2014

We came across it while eating at the next door "Annie's Burger" and since then, we have to stop by and get our dessert there. The varieties and flavors are amazing. Having dessert at Gio's Gelato is now our family's tradition every time we visit...More

Thank wael_aggie
Reviewed 11 September 2014

Love this place ! Great Aloha spirit and service . Everything here is delish . Fresh homemade ,made with love . My Fav the Mixed Berry Gelato . Yum . You must stop by !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Thank Wendy D
Reviewed 14 July 2014 via mobile

The gelato is sooo good - just as good as in my favorite gelato stand in Rome! Pastries and lattes are good as well!

Thank Suzie B
Reviewed 4 July 2014 via mobile

They have great choices for flavors and the taste is awesome as well. This is a Perfect stop over coming back from beach. Can not go wrong.

Thank Bhataku
Reviewed 18 June 2014

When visiting the Big Island of Hawaii, you need to treat yourself to Gio's Gelato and Italian Pastry. Gio handcrafts his gelato and offers a variety of flavors to please any palate. The Tiramisu is 'to die for' as well as the peanut butter, double...More

Thank Kini2011
Reviewed 15 June 2014

Many wonderful gelato flavors to choose from but save room for the pastries. To die for. Good stopping place for supplies or a little treat on the way from Kona to Volcanoes or Place of Refuge. You could take pastries with you but ours never...More

Thank Norma J
Reviewed 2 June 2014

My wife and I stopped here for a quick snack while out driving around on our last day on the big island. The lady behind the counter was very helpful and she sure knew how to prepare a crepe. After our lunch we decided to...More

Thank waynelauld
Reviewed 16 May 2014

If you wan to be teleported back to Italy (from a culinary point of view, that is) do a little trip south of Kailua-Kona to Gio's. The pastries are amazing, so is the gelato. We never miss an opportunity to visit and have never been...More

Thank ElHuevonComelon
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79-7460 Mamalahoa Hwy, Mamalahoa Highway, Kealakekua, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750-7917
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kealakekua
  • Phone Number: +1 808-322-1610
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