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La Sorbetteria Castiglione

Via Castiglione 44, 40124 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 233257
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“gelato” (178 reviews)
“ice cream” (132 reviews)
“gelateria” (44 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Castiglione 44, 40124 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Their unique flavors are a must try. There's a nice old world feel to their shop and the gelato tastes amazing.

Thank rs8878
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the best gelato I had throughout my visit in Italy. smooth, cheap, & lots of flavors. outdoor seating too, so you can enjoy the lovely weather under the beautiful italian buildings.

Thank Mollie B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Often considered the best gelaterie in Bologna, this is an age-old institution serving a wide range of well priced gelatos and sorbets. We tried a mid-sized cup with 3 scoops for 4E - was delicious and rich and quickly consumed while seated outside by the...More

Thank Anuj_Mithani
Reviewed 28 April 2018

Amazing, delicious, perfect! Try the fresh mint with strawberry. Very nice staff who were patient with my poor Italian.

Thank meganv902
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Simple words to describe this Gelateria. This is The Best Ice Cream of The World! You can also have coffee and ice Cream stuffed bread. I strongly reccomend hazelnut chocolate ice Cream.

Thank Saintbald69
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Someone from Gelato Museum (yes this is another place you should go while in Bologna) told us that this is one of the best in the city. So smooth and creamy. I had Pistacchio and coffee and it was so delicious! My son tried strawberry...More

Thank Mama-spy-London
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

It takes some time to get there, 10-15 minutes depending on where you start, but it’s worth it. It’s one of the oldest gelateria in Bologna so they kept their uniqueness. The gelato is really great!

Thank Jovana D
Reviewed 4 April 2018

We had gelatto (following reviews and sometimes just passing by) at Rome, Venice, Milan. We made it a mission to try gelatto which was overall very good. However, this place was the BEST. We did have to walk a little more but completely worth it....More

Thank ExAAemployee
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

We visited here in January. The gelato was delicious and the choice of flavours were plentiful! I went for hazelnut and enjoyed every bit of it. Well worth the walk to it!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

The cappuccino and the ice cream were sooo tasty! The woman behind the counter was also very friendly. Definitely worth a recommendation 😁

Thank Jamie D
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Restaurant features
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Castiglione 44, 40124 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna>  > Santo Stefano
  • Neighbourhood: Santo Stefano
  • Phone Number: +39 051 233257
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