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The Gelato Fiasco

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74 Maine St, Brunswick, ME 04011-2015
+1 207-607-4262
11:00 - 23:00
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Durham, Maine
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Always a treat. Fabulous gelato and friendly staff. We frequent Gelato Fiasco several times a year and are never disappointed...unless they don't have sea salt caramel!

Thank Funkela
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9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not a big gelato fan but my husband wanted dessert. WOW...the varieties of gelato here are amazing. The gelato is so eye appealing that it makes you want to try them all! I had the last serving of Key Lime Pie; an obvious sign of its popularity. The chunky brownie and Carmel sea salt were awesome too. We got small's,... More 

Thank Lat70
Lewiston, United States
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86 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What I like about Gelato Fiasco, aside from the many tasty gelato varieties, is that you can sample guilt free. The staff is all too happy to scoop out free taste after free taste so you can pick the flavor that tickles your taste buds. It's a bit pricey, but that is customary of gelato. Stop in if you're in... More 

Thank tren2no
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I happened upon the Gelato Fiasco. After looking over the offerings I settled on the Raspberry sorbetto and Brownie Gelato. We settled in to play with some of the many games offered to customers. An unequivocal thumbs up.

Thank thedday
Ellicott City, Maryland
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I visited after the place was mentioned during an orientation session at Bowdoin college. The place is open year round, which is unusual for frozen treats in the winter. We struggled over our selection since there were so many flavors of freshly made gelato. The staff was patient in explaining all of the different flavors and offered... More 

Thank Joe C
Mid Coast Maine, Maine
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45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our go to place for a frozen treat. The selection of flavors is the largest anywhere and plain ice cream pales in comparison. While not exactly cheap..... it's worth every penny!

Thank kingbyriverk
Brunswick, Maine
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

I've been a regular customer here since they opened and can honestly say their continued fascinating combinations in the gelato's they create are unique! I love any of their fruit combo's and am also a big fan of their latte's and espresso's. A little bit goes a long way here - do not order a large unless you are prepared... More 

Thank Peyt36
Orrs Island, Maine
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

I am not even an ice cream or gelato fan but this product...any flavor...is OUTSTANDING. The two owners really have this down. Better than any I have eaten in Italy. A must stop for tourists, locals everyone.

Thank Joe M
Des Moines, Iowa
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60 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Have you had gelato? If not or even if you have you are in for a treat. Super awesome gelato with son many different flavors. Even if you just order the mini you get a lot of gelato and you can pretty much put as many flavors him as you like the people that work there are really helpful and... More 

Thank clbosco
Boston, Massachusetts
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11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Staying with my friends in nearby Harpswell, The Gelato Fiasco was one of our first stops "in town". The Gelato was excellent and really the only downside of the experience is that you need to choose a flavor! Or I guess you could stay and eat them all and just never leave. The staff were very helpful in providing samples... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74 Maine St, Brunswick, ME 04011-2015
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Brunswick
  • Phone Number: +1 207-607-4262
Discover 40 flavors of gelato and sorbetto made fresh daily from a growing collection of more than 1,500 at Gelato Fiasco's Flagship Store. Try as many flavors as you wish and squeeze as many as you want into any dish. House-made waffle cones, take home freezer pints, pour-over coffee, espresso, and tea. Open 11 a.M. To 11 p.M. Every day.

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