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Gelato Classico Italian

576 Union St, San Francisco, CA 94133-3313
+1 415-391-6667
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“sorbet” (3 reviews)
“ice cream” (7 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Italian
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576 Union St, San Francisco, CA 94133-3313
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been searching for lemon Italian Ice since I left New York 30+ years ago and finally found it in this little gem of a store in Little Italy!

Thank califdreamin88
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Since returning from a long vacation in Florence a few years ago, I've been on a never-ending search for good gelato. This place is the absolute closest I've found! The flavors are spot on. I got hazelnut and dark chocolate and both flavors were robust....More

Thank DancingDahnes
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

The gelato at Gelato Classico Italian was fabulous! I had the dark chocolate. My kids had the expresso bean. The service was fast and friendly. The seating is limited.

Thank Maria G
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Many flavors both sweet and savory fruits and chocolate .cash only they do have an ATM. Was a great find in little Italy

Thank Jennifer A
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Came here to try out the gelato... not very impressed. The flavor was good but it wasn't creamy like a gelato should be there was chunks of ice and it seemed like possible freezer burn? But could have just been a bad batch? Enter if...More

Thank McAsian05
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

This is rich and creamy gelato. So flavorful! We had the doubke espresso, chocolate hazelnut and pistachio. All so good, that I couldn't pick a favorite.

Thank Alyssa S
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Most places that sell gelato It's really just ice cream ! At Gelato Classico, it's the real thing ! What separates Italian Gelato from ice cream are 1 basic things. 1 the flavors are much more intense and 2 The consistency is much more sense...More

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Small gelato destination on Stockton Street with a great selection of gelato flavors, but quite expensive and even the "large" size is rather small.

Thank MarshBruce
Reviewed 21 July 2016

This place is right around the corner from Tony's Pizza (highly recommend). The S'mores gelato was incredible.

Thank Justin S
Reviewed 8 July 2016

This is a tiny place off the main road in the Italian section of North Beach. There was a decent selection and both my daughters ordered smalls ($4.25). I tried both and I have to say I've had much better before. The flavor was fine...More

Thank Sabena Y
Nearby
North Beach / Telegraph Hill
The aroma of freshly roasted coffee beans, the sounds
of opera, and the sights of the romantic Italian
ristorante come together to create the charming
neighbourhood of North Beach, once the stomping
grounds for the Beatnik Generation. Although parts of
North Beach are known for nightlife that’s not always
suitable for younger visitors, few neighbourhoods in
the city exude as much European charm and style.
...More
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Cuisine
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 576 Union St, San Francisco, CA 94133-3313
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > North Beach / Telegraph Hill
  • Neighbourhood: North Beach / Telegraph Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-391-6667
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