We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Gelateria Tonino

Corso Vittorio Emmanuele, Tropea, Italy
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible17%
Travellers talk about
“gelateria” (4 reviews)
“gelato” (11 reviews)
“ice cream” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Corso Vittorio Emmanuele, Tropea, Italy
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (319)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Different taste from other ice creams we tried. The consistency was a bit watery but the taste was very strong in a good way and you could tell it had a natural taste. A gelateria to recommend!

Thank 248NathalieG
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

They have the red onion gelato, which you should try. Very special but not very good according to me. Pistachio is better.

Thank Frida L
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Best of coffee ever. Nobody speaks english but i can not say any other thing... It is recommanded by me. Early opening hours.

1  Thank t_r_kz2017
Reviewed 16 June 2017

This place has been recommended us as a top favorite place for an ice cream in Tropea. It is a nice story of the family business of an old man who still runs this place and he served us with astonishing energy and passion. I...More

Thank Slavka R
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Tonino was for years a reference point for an excellent ice cream in Tropea. Unfortunately, during our last visit we had to find that this primacy was abundantly lost from the premises: the structure has fallen to an absolutely anonymous and unacceptable level and it...More

Thank bepper263
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

This place is part of the Tropea essentials. I highly recommend trying many of the wierd special gelatos! Most of all we really enjoyed learning about Toninno who has been making Gelato for 62 years! His passion is amazing and has made us think differently...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We went here on an early Sunday morning and it was open. Very good cappuccino (I had two) and tasty and fresh from the oven pastry. It's a tipical italian bar, locals come here very early, chit-chat, have a quick coffee.

Thank Daniela P
Reviewed 8 September 2016

So hard to pick which flavour when they all looked great. Very good location and we were able to sit outside watching the world go by. This place was recommended so we were glad we went.

Thank Maree D
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We visited this place each time we went to Tropea during our week stay in the area to get our fix on the gelatos. What made it for us was the old master, smiling and acknowledging our three grandkids all under 3 by offering a...More

Thank Patrick S
Reviewed 9 May 2016

This is a place recommended by many tour guides, books and Magazines. Tonino makes icecream of things you didn't think you could make icecream from, like zucchini or red onion!

Thank JanochBarbro
Nearby HotelsSee all 21 hotels in Tropea
Residenza Il Duomo
131 reviews
.17 km away
Residenza a Due Passi Dal Mare
13 reviews
.24 km away
Hotel Villa Antica
275 reviews
.35 km away
Hotel Virgilio
161 reviews
.49 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Al Migliarese
450 reviews
.05 km away
La Pentola d'Oro
636 reviews
.02 km away
Caffe del Corso
407 reviews
.06 km away
That's Amore
288 reviews
.05 km away
Nearby Attractions
Creazioni Artistiche Il Faro
237 reviews
.32 km away
1,973 reviews
.06 km away
Corso Vittorio Emmanuele
216 reviews
.05 km away
Piazza Ercole
123 reviews
.08 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Gelateria Tonino staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corso Vittorio Emmanuele, Tropea, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Calabria  >  Province of Vibo Valentia  >  Tropea
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing