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L'Arlecchino

) #33 of 34 Dessert in Geneva #1,354 of 1,588 Places to Eat in Geneva $$ - $$$
rue du 31 Decembre 1, Geneva 1207, Switzerland
+41 22 736 70 60
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible23%
5 Nov 2016
“Italian gelato”
7 May 2017
“Horrible, avoid”
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rue du 31 Decembre 1, Geneva 1207, Switzerland
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Reviewed 7 May 2017

This cannot be an Italian gelateria. The gelato was tastless, too icy, could not differentiate the flavors and ended up throwing it away.

Thank gingerandhoney
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Used to be "the" Italian ice cream reference, today they are, as per my humble opinion, not competing with the new comers in a town. Still great ice cream to enjoy during the summer by the lake.

Thank Aleksandar_GVA
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Very good ice cream at reasonnable price. The selection is huge and it might take you a while before deciding on a flavour. The whipped cream is as good as the ice cream. One drawback: the ladies at the counter can definitely make the customer...More

Thank dilafa
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Completely lost the plot on quality and pricing as it used to be a decent place before. There are tons of better places to eat a delicious ice cream. Avoid if you can.

Thank genevatopreviewer
Reviewed 9 August 2015

I wanted to buy 1.5L of icecream that is priced CHF40.- but they were short of 1.5L cups tonight. Fine I said, you should fill 3x 0.5L cups instead and charge the same price. Seems logical ...unbelievably they refused even after I explained the concept...More

Thank Marco F
Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

Their perfect location next to Geneva Lake 's promenade attracts a lot of tourists, but having tasted 4 different flavors (hazelnut, mokka, basilic ananas and chocolate) today I must say that their ice cream have nothing special and miles away from what other traditional "Glaciers"...More

Thank Andromedor
Reviewed 4 November 2014

This is the best place for Ice-cream in Geneva. So many different flavors and colors.... very inventive ! My favorite one is coconut, but actually they have so much choice, you should stay there, and try them all ! Enjoy your stay in Geneva !

1  Thank Blumenpfeffer
Reviewed 3 September 2014

While making our way back downtown from the Eaux-Vives park on foot, we wanted to get some ice cream to cool down. Based on a suggestion from the concierge at the Parc des Eaux-Vives hotel, we ended up coming to L'Arlecchino. Although it is located...More

1  Thank Markus1995
Reviewed 28 July 2014

We went there and tried some originals flavours, peannut cream, chestnut, salted caramel, all of them were very good, the place seems to be hold by an italian family. With no doubt the best ice cream in Geneva.

1  Thank WilliamWSwitzerland
Reviewed 6 July 2013

The ice creams are nice by swiss standards (I've had better in Italy). there is a range of flavours including some original ones (e.g. basil). On a hot evening you can walk out of the shop and eat the ice cream on the side of...More

Thank oldboltonian
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  • Address: rue du 31 Decembre 1, Geneva 1207, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Geneva  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +41 22 736 70 60
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