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Gelateria Paolin

San Marco 2962 | Campo Santo Stefano, Venice, Italy
+39 041 522 5576
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“gelateria” (34 reviews)
“ice cream” (55 reviews)
“gelato” (42 reviews)
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Italian, Cafe
$$ - $$$
San Marco 2962 | Campo Santo Stefano, Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the best spot for a morning coffee or a late night drink at San Stefano square. Service is fast and friendly. Prices are moderate.

Thank Ronald B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a few drinks here and some icecream. Location is really nice and you can enjoy a few snacks too. The staff was always looking like doing us a favour and not too happy if we wanted to ask for something. They could also...More

Thank Oana B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had some great gelato here with my mother: rum raisin, liqueur, and cherry flavors. They served it in cute little glass sundae dishes with pieces of waffle cone and our own personal water pitcher.

Thank Charli e
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We enjoyed a couple of drinks here, and watched the world go by for an hour or so. The waiting staff were friendly and efficient, the beer was good, and the cafe's location, midway between the Rialto, St Mark's and Academia, just perfect. Okay, the...More

Thank Horleylad
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We ended up at this cafe on several occasions mostly because it was right outside our hotel. That said, this was a pleasant spot for coffee, drinks, or ice cream at any time of day. The cocktails were a bit overpriced relative to some other...More

Thank nasmsp
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Great location , very friendly & helpful staff , good value for money, food nice We just stopped off for a toasted sandwich & a cake Great place to people watch

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We've been coming to Gelateria Paolin for many years (almost fifteen), to witness their progressive decline and the waiters' more and more unfair and arrogant attitudes. Today we paid 21 euros for a small ice cream and a milk shake, and when we complained, we...More

Thank Jen2103
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Nicely located and offering simple and delicious ice cream in the heart of Venice. A simple formula with no frills. Some of the best Fior di Latte I have tasted and a nice neighbourhood vibe.

Thank AMVenezia
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Terrible service and food. Got served cold lasagne, complained, and got the reheated food back. No discount, no nothing.

Thank Vegard H
Reviewed 1 July 2017

At a recent (very hot!) visit to Venice we went to this bar to cool off with a drink and occasional bar meal. All were excellent, as was the service, cleanliness, etc. Great for a rest and some people watching as they pass through the...More

Thank Abbottl23
San Marco
The most famous sestiere (district) in Venice has one
of the world's most famous squares, St. Mark's (Piazza
San Marco). Anchored on one end by the basilica,
clustered around it are restaurants, museums, shops,
orchestras playing in the square, pigeons, the grand
pink Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale), the soaring
campanile bell tower, an astrological clock tower,
plus gorgeous cafes and restaurants like Florian and
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Marco 2962 | Campo Santo Stefano, Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > San Marco
  • Neighbourhood: San Marco
  • Phone Number: +39 041 522 5576
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