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Capogiro Gelateria

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
City Center East
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119 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4807
+1 215-351-0900
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Today
09:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 07:30 - 22:30
Fri 07:30 - 00:00
Sat 09:00 - 00:00
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129 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Loved the ice cream. Stracciatella and Fior di Latte are to die for. Perfect place to complement the ice cream with coffee and other pasties as well

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Thank Marco Z
Glen Ellyn, Illinois
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250 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in town and brought by husband for his first visit here. He is not generally a gelato fan, but he was won over by their wonderful product. The staff was also very friendly and let us try quite a few flavors.

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Thank bhappy50
San Marcos, Texas
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69 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stopped in here for a quick snack in the middle of my day and was glad I did. The amount and variety of flavors was excellent! I would highly recommend stopping here if you need a quick treat in Philly. The service was top notch, and they let me try as many of the flavors as I wanted. Their... More 

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Thank Seth F
Scranton, Pennsylvania
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178 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After our meal at Little Nonna's, we took a walk for gelato. Stopped at Capogiro, you can sample any flavor you want to try. I had pistachio and it was delicious. There are so many flavors to pick from. Try a few samples and you can get two flavors in the your serving. Enjoy!

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Thank Ljmscope
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Each flavor I tried was as good as the last one! Their hazelnut and pistachio were amazing. Much better than most places who just use artificial flavors. Cups looks small but the ice cream is dense and rich and very satisfying.

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Thank touchoftravel
Kearny, New Jersey
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love Capogiro. I never fail to stop by when I visit Philadelphia. Forget chocolate and strawberry. They have the most unusual flavors. My favorite is Lime Cilantro. They will often have carts in Dilworth Park as well.

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Thank TradeShowGuy909
Manalapan, New Jersey
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55 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Great gelato also have sandwiches croissants, drinks etc.. Friendly staff and free samples. Downtown at 13th and Sansom street.

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Thank dcdrj2
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Let me make this simple: I cannot come within 5 blocks of this place without stopping in. It doesn't matter where I might have just eaten. There is ALWAYS room for gelato. Smooth delectable flavors. I must have the Thai coconut. Then maybe something with chocolate. I'm sure everything is fab. I once gorged myself on 4 large scoops (... More 

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Thank Leslie S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

One of the besta gelattos you can have, and not only in the usa. Try the kiwi and bacio. The place also serves coffes and croissants.

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Thank Daniel F
new york
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 278 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

A great block. The cold brew is excellent. I need a smaller size. Can never finish the piccolo cup of chocolate scuro So rich. A great flavor

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:30
Monday
07:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
07:30 - 22:30
Thursday
07:30 - 22:30
Friday
07:30 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-4807
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-351-0900

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?