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La Mela Verde

Fondamenta de l'Osmarin Castello 4977, 30122 Venice, Italy
+39 349 195 7924
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  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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“gelateria” (58 reviews)
“gelato” (238 reviews)
“ice cream” (93 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
Fondamenta de l'Osmarin Castello 4977, 30122 Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I am so thrilled that we were staying in the Castillo neighborhood where we found LaMela. It was our after dinner stop, our middle of the day stop and if they had been open for breakfast, I probably would have gone then too. Great flavors...More

Thank Sherry P
Davide V, Proprietario at La Mela Verde, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Happy 60th !!! And thanks for your kindly review 👍🏼🍏👍🏼

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Coming from a seaside town in the UK, me and my Fiancé have had our fair share of ice cream. Well this 'Gelato' is the best we have ever tried. We set ourselves a fun challenge whilst in Venice to try a different gelato shop...More

Thank Jessica W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious ice cream served in generous amounts and a reasonable price for Venice. Range of flavours mostly reflecting classic Italian desserts or seasonal fruit.

Thank Eben M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

La Mela Verde offers a variety of about 16 or 18 different flavors of the most delicious icecream one can imagine. Flavors may vary each day. Their banana icecream is the best banana icecream I've had for at least a decade. I'm sure, people around...More

Thank M S
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

2 scoops of disaronno ameretto and hazelnut were simply delicious for €3. Very popular place. Worth a visit for sure.

Thank Letishabee
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We tried different places and La Mela Verde is the best one, good price and really delicious! You will pay chip for a big scoop. Pistachio is popular but Hazelnut and Lemon also are amazing.

Thank Bia T
Reviewed 30 July 2017

The gelato was ok. I got the mango flavor and it tasted like artificial mango syrup instead mango sorbet.More

Thank noratravelreviews
Davide V, Proprietario at La Mela Verde, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Yes because It was yogurt with mango sauce ! We Tryed to do mango sorbet in the past but unfortunately we don't have a good mangos here in Italy . We prefer make a green apple sorbet peach sorbet pear sorbet strawberry sorbet .. all...More

Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

We bought some ice cream to cool down during a very hot day in Venice. All top quality with bio ingredients and great taste.

4  Thank FrankGeisler
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Of the three gelateria we had gelati from on our recent visit to Venice, it was the gelati from La Mela Verde that I loved the most. We had a little trouble locating the gelateria on Fondamenta de l'Osmarin as it is off the beaten...More

Thank kpiddy
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I had grapefruit and hazelnut chocolate flavor. Both are good. Worth a visit. Enjoy it with the wonderful scenery by the bridge.

Thank Caropaso
Castello is the largest of the six sestieri
(districts), and the only one not facing onto the
Grand Canal. More than half of Castello is situated
within Arsenale, the naval base, which occupies over
one-fifth the area of Venice. This gentrified maritime
neighbourhood feels busy but casual. Castello’s side
streets are laid back, with small boats lining canals
criss-crossed by laundry. Semiannual exhibitions add a
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13 January 2016|
Response from Davide V | Property representative |
Sorry but we are closed for the winter season until 5th February ! We open back with carnival ! Thanks for ask
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18 July 2015|
Response from Davide V | Property representative |
Unfortunately no ! We are going to close for the winter season from the end of November to the start of carnival ! Thank you
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Cash Only
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Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fondamenta de l'Osmarin Castello 4977, 30122 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > Castello
  • Neighbourhood: Castello
  • Phone Number: +39 349 195 7924
My GELATO is made daily with fresh high-quality ingredients like milk, fresh fruit, pistachios from Sicily, Piedmont hazelnuts IGP, vanilla bourbon and the best cocoa blends for a fantastic dark chocolate. Every single product is choose and selected to offer the best high-quality GELATO, this is my prerogative and the secret of my success. Enjoy it ;)
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