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Caffe Gelato

$$ - $$$Italian, American,
90 E Main St, near U of D campus, Newark, DE 19711-4683
+1 302-738-5811
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“gelato” (122 reviews)
“crepes” (3 reviews)
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Italian, American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
90 E Main St, near U of D campus, Newark, DE 19711-4683
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1 - 10 of 234 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice restaurant in the heart of Newark, De. Italian food and menu filled with many gluten free items. I had a pasta dish with shrimp and crab meat with gluten free pasta that was excellent. The restaurant is a bit noisy. Service was outstanding. My...More

Thank dsjhoward
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was absolutely delicious! The service was painfully slow even though there were plenty of empty tables.

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

At one time we frequented this place but a string of disappointments result in preferring other establishments as more satisfying. It's always a surprise to see it appear on magazine lists as a top area restaurant - earns a high rating for PR and a...More

Thank Richard O
Reviewed 2 August 2017

If you are looking for a good restaurant near the University of Delaware, this is a place is a really good find. The food is eclectic, the breads are great, the gelato is very good, but the service and daytime management needs work. Having been...More

1  Thank cmetravel2
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Went here for date night. The atmosphere is perfect for conversation, we had a quiet table with a semi circle, cozy seat. Our waitress was attentive without feeling rushed. We had lobster and shrimp gnocchi and seafood capellini - both were delicious. Have the four...More

1  Thank Ellen B
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

This is a local restaurant in the downtown area of the University of Delaware campus. It is very nice inside and also has decent outdoor seating. Food is typically good, service tends to be slow and disorganized. A little over priced unless your getting their...More

Thank nicolealex89
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Ate outside on a lovely Saturday evening. Very good service and food. The antipasto appetizer and brucetta were really good and fairly priced . I would highly recommend it.

Thank etantleff
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We usually go here for our anniversary dinner (we ask for one of the small booths in the older restaurant section - they are very cozy). We have always enjoyed our meals, but would probably not spend as much as they ask, were it not...More

1  Thank EllisAndersen
Reviewed 10 June 2017

I should start by saying that I usually enjoy this place. The menu is a nice blend of traditional items with fresh, modern touches, and the gelato is excellent. I go there about once a month with my mother for lunch, so it seemed logical...More

Thank Melinda J
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

We had a party of 9 celebrating my daughters college graduation. There was a limited menu due to graduation weekend but there were enough choices..the food was good, service was very slow but to be expected on a weekend such as this. We didn't mind...More

1  Thank momlili
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 E Main St, near U of D campus, Newark, DE 19711-4683
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Newark
  • Phone Number: +1 302-738-5811
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