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Comis Ice Cafe

Piazza Vincenzo Bellini 8/9, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 715 2499
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“gelato” (21 reviews)
“ice cream” (13 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Cafe
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LOCATION
Piazza Vincenzo Bellini 8/9, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 5 May 2018

We returned here several times because our B&B was right at the corner. The granita with briochi was very tasty and refreshing. The prices are good and the staff was very friendly though they could speak a little better english.

Thank Urška j
Reviewed 15 April 2018

tasty ice creams .If you want to sit down in this restaurant you will need to pay extra for service or just take away and eat your ice creams by the fountains

1  Thank Daniel K
Reviewed 13 April 2018

If you love ice cream that's the 'must try' place. Pistachio and ricotta flavours amazing! I tried dark chocolate and lime and they are good as well. Unfortunately, I have not enough time and space in stomach for more...

Thank katarzynaevawojcik
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

The serving is terrible just get out. We were not able to make ourselves understood by the waitress. We asked for cappuccino with almond milk and she started to lose her temper telling us that almond milk is a thing and cappuccino is another. People...More

Thank Sasha Gabriela T
santocomis, Proprietario at Comis Ice Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

In our menu photographed here on trip advisor there is not written gluten-free muffins but gluten-free brioche. If you choose to take a holiday in Italy, the cappuccino is with cow's milk or soy if you have a lactose intolerance or a vegan lifestyle. If...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We had cappuccino (3/5 - we’ve had better pretty much everywhere else around Sicily, but not bad) and brioche with gelato which was amazing - I recommend the gelato with pistachio. The location is in what seems to be a normally busy square, but when...More

Thank genanna
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I came here on the recommendation of some guys at Scirocco Sicilian Fish Lab - the gelato here is strong and awesome! Ask for the coffee gelato - wasn’t on display but it is amazing (:

Thank Zhi Hao Z
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We got the almond and pistachio granita with whipped cream on top and they were both really good - tasted even better when you combined both flavors! Friendly and good service and nice outdoor seating area with views of the piazza.

Thank Shch25
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Very good gelato near the teatro. The usual flavours you would expect in Sicily and high quality. Definitely worth visiting while jn Catania

Thank Blake C
santocomis, Proprietario at Comis Ice Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Thank you very much :)

Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

I ordered their brioche with gelato, which consisted of 3 scoops of gelato and a waffle cracker sandwiched between a large brioche bun. The gelato was fantastic! I chose dark chocolate, pistachio, and almond flavors. The gelato was soft and creamy and both of the...More

Thank averyoffthegrid
santocomis, Proprietario at Comis Ice Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Thank you very much. We hope you will come back :)

Reviewed 30 August 2017

So far the second best gelato we had in Catania. Taste wise this is very intense which is slightly too much for mine and my wife's taste. Less would be more.

Thank Komplizio
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Monday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Tuesday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Wednesday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Thursday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Friday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Saturday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Vincenzo Bellini 8/9, 95131 Catania, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Catania  >  Catania
  • Phone Number: +39 095 715 2499
  • E-mail
Description
For 20 years Artisan gelato workshop located at the foot of the theater Massimo Vincenzo Bellini whose ownership in 2012 was merged with the Comis brothers after being the workers of the same with passion and dedication.
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