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Gelateria Islanda

Via Saragozza 65 E | Quartiere Saragozza, 40123 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 334076
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cremino” (2 reviews)
“cheesecake” (2 reviews)
“di pistacchio” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Via Saragozza 65 E | Quartiere Saragozza, 40123 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Best selection of ice creams, sorbets and lollies I've come across. Good value and very good service. Highly recommended 👌

Thank Kay B
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Incomparable. Victor is one amazing and creative guy!!! All the flavors are amazing... not too much sugar... and the vegans.... wow!!!! Cheesecake all cremino di pistacchio is the best flavor on the city!!!!

Thank marcos b
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We had so many gelato when we visited Italy and this one was one of the best ones! They have a lot of traditional flavors. Also if You are vegan or lactose intolerant they do have options for You too! And the greatest thing: they...More

Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Have been here some times already and the Gelato di Pistacchio is the best in town for me all the types, the vegan pistacchio (with olive oil) is amazing... and the cheesecake al cremino di pistacchio is terrific!!!

Thank marcos b
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Excellent creative ice creams (one of the best in Bologna), friendly staff, regret we didn't make it there more than twice, long opening hours, accessible for wheelchairs.

Thank BMerav
Reviewed 13 July 2014

On a hot day, this gelateria is a must for weary travellers. The home made ice lollies are delicious.

Thank WDW_lover_76
Reviewed 10 May 2014

I enjoyed a wonderful, tasty ice cream with Pistacchio, mascapone, Zabiaone and Bolognese cream all in one cone. It was delicious!

Thank travelight06
Reviewed 1 October 2013 via mobile

We stayed in an apartment just along the street from Gelateria Islanda. Having been recommended to it by the apartment owner, it was the first place we visited. The choice of flavours and quality of the product kept us coming back every day of our...More

Thank 21travelbunny
Reviewed 21 August 2013 via mobile

We are spending a couple of weeks in and around Bologna and have been to quite a few gelaterias. We were just coming back from our walk to San Luca when we happened to notice Islanda. Immediately chose the Ricotta and Pear - unusual pairing...More

Thank jzbz
Reviewed 27 July 2012

just in the edge of the city center, it deserves the trip: huge amount of flavours, all of them are amazing. some other ice cream shop may have one flavour which is better than the islanda version, but no other shop has such quality in...More

Thank Nicolas Z
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$3 - US$5
Restaurant features
Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Saragozza 65 E | Quartiere Saragozza, 40123 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 334076
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Gelateria Islanda Is A Childhood Dream. The Dream Of A Child Who Asked For And Received An Ice-cream Maker As A Gift For His Eigth Birthday, And Who Never Stopped Creating Every Possible Ice-cream Flavor For His Family And Friends' Joy. A Child Who Grew Up And Went To Work In A Bank, And One Day Decided To Quit Being An Adult, So That He Could Make His Childhood Dream Come True.
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