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Rua Visconde de Piraja 260, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22410-000, Brazil
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
11 Dec 2016
“Expensive, but good”
9 Jul 2016
“Yummy ice cream!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rua Visconde de Piraja 260, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22410-000, Brazil
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Reviewed 12 December 2016

This is one of the best places for gelato in the neighborhood. Prices are higher than they should be, but there is a decent range of flavors.

Thank Hugo D
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Delicious flavours and good prices. Definitely worth a trip if in the area and fancy a tasty pudding or treat! A few seats to sit on as well :)

Thank Annoymous92
Reviewed 7 June 2016

We stopped here for desert after hearing about it from the New York Times. It was a great little place on a busy strip with other shops.

Thank Anni R
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Three years ago my partner and I visited this place every night as I'm addicted to ice cream. This time I was visiting Rio with my friends and couldn't leave without going here again. The ice cream was better than I remembered and it's great...More

Thank Saintlysinner
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Best ice-cream I've ever had in my life. Every one of their creative flavours feels so fresh and natural you just want to keep eating until you are stuffed. I love it that they are parcimonious with sugar, some of the flavours feel like they...More

Thank Daniela T
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

Worth a stop. 15 Real for 3 scoops. Friendly staff. Nicely aircondioned shop. Good seats for people watching

Thank konradsieb
Reviewed 18 January 2016

We went here at least 3 times, as it was nearby our apartment. It was wonderful. There was a great variety of flavors. I loved the passionfruit and gorgonzola, but separately, ha! The safe was nice and it is convenient to a lot of shopping...More

Thank lizglowark
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Best artisanal ice cream in Rio. Plenty of wonderful flavors to choose from. Gelatti e sorbetti... Gongonzola, Pumpkin with Coconut, Espresso, Dijon Mustard... The proprietor Andrea Panzacchi is always creating something new. I highly recommend it.

Thank MarioLoyola
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

Loved the pistachio, coconut, Tiramisu, hazelnut. Over 25 flavours to choose from. Pleasant ambience with simple seating. Choice of small (2 flavours), medium (3 flavours), large (3 flavours).

Thank Sunny Y
Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

The gelato here ranks with the best I've had around the world. I had a medium cup with two flavors: chocolate with 75% cocoa and fior di latte. Dense flavors, creamy and rich. I will return often to try the other flavors.

Thank arbrebleu
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Restaurant Details

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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 12:30 AM
10:30 AM - 12:30 AM
10:30 AM - 12:30 AM
10:30 AM - 12:30 AM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Visconde de Piraja 260, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22410-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Ipanema
  • Neighbourhood: Ipanema
  • Phone Number: 552134978754
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