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Reviewed 12 June 2019

Easy to find small place with the most delicious selection of icecream and cakes. All homemade. Worth a visit. Any day. Every day !

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

This ice cream is amazing by UK standards as you sadly can’t buy quality ice cream in UK. But by Italian standards it’s average - the focus is on creaminess and sweetness rather than flavour and quality of ingredients. The gelato in Rome in cheaper...and superior.More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed 20 July 2018

Sweets! Italian sweets aren't my favorite, but Pinguino shines. This picture tells it all, plus they make their our gelato and it is perfetto!

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed 24 June 2017

I'm sorry but "Italian pastries" just don't cut it generally, EXCEPT here at Pinguino. They really do it RIGHT. DELICIOSO!

Date of visit: June 2017
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Reviewed 5 November 2016

This is a great place o hang out on a warm evening. The ice creams were generously filled and had a good range of flavours. Artisan ice cream at its best. It is also has good wifi!

Date of visit: October 2016
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

This tiny little place is delightful. They make pastries as well as ice cream and are open until late most nights. My favourites were the limone (very tangy), nocciola (mellow and nutty) and pistacchio (rich and creamy).

Date of visit: September 2016
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Reviewed 4 July 2016

Some of the friendliest people run this place, and the gelato?!?!? It's amazing. And the sweets?!?!? Frozen and fresh baked sweets. If you eat at a restaurant in Calasetta, I recommend you go here to pick up some deserts, or eat them on the benches...under the awning outside. When I'm in Calasetta I go almost every day.More

Date of visit: July 2016
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Reviewed 30 July 2015

Excellent ice creams and also very good confectionery. After a day under the sunlight on the beach a forced stop to cool ideas. Recommended.

Date of visit: September 2014
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Reviewed 29 April 2015

Our go to place for sweets and gelato. Not to be missed! The young lady at the counter saw us so much she chuckled when she saw us coming.

Date of visit: April 2015
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Yes, Il Pinguino offers takeaway services.

Il Pinguino is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 3.5
  • Service: 3.5
  • Value: 3.5
  • Atmosphere: 3.5