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Cremeria Santo Stefano

Via Santo Stefano 70/c, 40125 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 227045
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (74 reviews)
“gelateria” (25 reviews)
“gelato” (76 reviews)
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Santo Stefano 70/c, 40125 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This has to be amongst the best ice cream that I have ever had, I don’t think we would have found it without Taste Bologna, we had three tasting and I had to buy more.

Thank varney
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

This place has the best gelato! We different kinds and all of them tasted amazing! We would come back for sure! It’s not the cheapest place but worth every penny.

Thank Katrine C
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

I visited with my wife. she took pasta bolognese and I took code fish. we also took soup- pumpkin and vegetable. The soup was excellent. delicious the fish was also good but the pasta was not aligned to the price. the white wine was excellent...More

Thank amoss993
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

This was amazing. I got chocolate with whipped cream. I can die happily now, I don't even need to see the rest of Italy.

Thank Scarlett V
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

In five trips to Italy, this has been by far the best gelato we've ever had. Our second visit a few days ago confirmed it. Salted pistachio and Giandujotti (sp?) gelato flavors were amazing. This is a must-patronize for any visitor to Bologna who considers...More

1  Thank dxmyekat
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Out of turistic zone, it deserves the ten minute walk. Try the morroni cream, pinolli e mascarpone or any other... they’re gorgeous. Unfortunately there’s only one table inside with two chairs.

1  Thank cyroroberto
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

It's the best. Move away from the main areas around the towers and seek this gem out. The lemon with fresh rind and the salted pistachio were smooth and bursting with flavour. Delicious.

1  Thank Georgia068
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Cremeria Santo Stefano is the real deal: old school hand made and delicious gelato. It does cost a bit more than others but the quality is well worth it. I've been traveling to Italy for 22 years and this ranks among the best gelato anywhere!

1  Thank thevinodiva
Reviewed 24 October 2017

This gelateria was recommended to us by a cooking teacher in Bologna. It's just a little bit outside the historic city center, but it's on a main street with the typical Bolognese covered walkways that is very interesting to walk in its own right. The...More

1  Thank JimSeth
Reviewed 21 October 2017

This place is great, a little way off the main centre but so worth it - lovely little place with amazing ice cream and flavours - and reasonably priced!

Thank Tara S
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Santo Stefano 70/c, 40125 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 227045
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