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Gelateria Cristallo

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Italian, Bar, Cafe
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Piazza Giacomo Matteotti 1, 37011, Bardolino, Italy
+39 045 721 0045
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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277 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Only popped in for a coffee as waiting for my ferry and was served by the beautiful Lavinia. Served with a beautiful smile

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Thank taj s
athens
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The queue in this shop was amazing to get some take away ice cream. So i decided to wait patiently till my turn comes. After trying to understand which flavor is what cause nobody spoke English and of course you have to be fast because there are people waiting to order, I would say it was nice but for sure... More 

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Ramsbottom, United Kingdom
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369 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just enjoyed a great meal at Cristallo where we were served by the multi talented comedy genius that is Massimo. We had cannelloni piazza diavolo and a lovely side salad. The location of the terrace with views of lake Garda were amazing. Massimo was great I loved his style of service very in line with the Italian stereotype from laughing... More 

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Chicopee, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I got a Margherita pizza that had no tomatoes or basil on it. The service was good but the food was dismal. The best thing I has was the crisps that came with my spritz.

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Thank Karl H
san antonio,texas
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

while browsing around the harbour at bardolino , there are many ice cream shops ,i sought out this one , as it came highly recommended by my wee daughter . after standing at the permanent queue this gelateria has , i was not disappointed, the vanilla flavoured ice cream i ordered ,was to die for ,probably the ice cream i... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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163 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We just came by for ice cream and it was very good. Lots of flavors to choose from and they all looked delicious. I had stracciatella, coffee and fior di panna and they were lovely. We sat outside by the lake while eating and it was so nice. Would happily come back another time.

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Thank Rikke21
Bristol, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great place to buy gelato, a huge variety of flavours and really good size portions too. Used to buy gelato and sit on the shores of lake Garda , can't get much better than that.

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Thank carolcook1
Guisborough, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

I loved the choice of ice cream available. At 3 euros for two scoops it felt like a bargain. Tried a few flavours over a week, delicious.

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Lake Garda, Italy
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 October 2016

I LOVE gelato and since we moved nearby, I have made a point to try as many shops as possible. I always ask for mint gelato because it is the easiest to "grade" based on looks and taste. NO, mint gelato should not be green!!! it is only green if they add food coloring. NO, mint gelato should not have... More 

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Thank Patty H
Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016

I didn't try the restaurant ,but I certainly had an ice cream at this location nearly every night , I started with a cone but then upgraded to a tub. Two different flavours every time. Three euros for a huge portion of ice cream you can't go wrong especially when the ice cream tasted so delicious. I you have read... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Bar, Cafe
Meals
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats, View, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Giacomo Matteotti 1, 37011, Bardolino, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Verona  >  Bardolino
  • Phone Number: +39 045 721 0045

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?