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Sottozero the Gelato Factory

46 Triq Ir-rebbiegha | San Pawl Il-bahar, Bugibba, Island of Malta, Malta
+356 2701 9339
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gelato” (69 reviews)
“ice cream” (319 reviews)
“gelateria” (21 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
46 Triq Ir-rebbiegha | San Pawl Il-bahar, Bugibba, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Best tasting ice cream, many flavours to choose from and the ones we tried had great flavour (we have often found this not to be the case at other places we have tried). We visited most of the 10 days we were in Bugibba. The...More

Thank vanillaice132
Reviewed 9 September 2017

we were taken to the gelato factory by a friend in whom I trust and he was right as usual the best ice - cream I have tasted and they also have a fantastic range of ice cream and will be visiting again on our...More

Thank christinewG9266YM
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We were taken there by a friend, the ice cream was made on site the choice of flavors was out of this world. Reasonable prices too.

Thank gswilkins1
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Wonderful ice cream, lots of choice, some sugar free as well. Large portion sizes and very reasonably priced. staff very friendly and took time to serve you. very busy but didn't take long to be served. Don't have desert with your meal just come here!

Thank Jae04
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

This place is always busy, and for good reason. They offer a good variety of different flavours, at cheap prices. You can get 2 huge scoops for €2.50. I'm a big guy, and I found I didn't require any more than that, though you can...More

Thank FeralBear11
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

If you want the real gelato you must go there. It is a real good gelato with several choices of flavours. 4/5 waiters only to serve gelato shows clearly the fame of this gelateria.

Thank Giacomo M
Reviewed 25 August 2017

This is by far the best Ice Cream in Malta. There are so many options for so many people with all kinds of dietary requirements. We live in St Julians and often drive to Bugibba just to get their ice cream.

Thank Emma D
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

This place is always packed with customers. A large variety of ice creams and sorbets to chose from. Also has lactose free ice cream which is great for my wife. The quality is good but still not made in the traditional way as it is...More

Thank daman123
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We went here four nights in a row on our holiday after discovering it. It's connected to the main strip by a few streets so easy to get to and has a distinctive ice cream light coming out of the side of the building. Huge...More

Thank Kevin F
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

All of ice creams are very delicious. However one time we had to pay the price which was on pricelist but another time they asked us to pay extra cost for cones. The doses and cones were the same...

Thank Zoltán N
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Raina G
10 October 2016|
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Response from yvette g | Reviewed this property |
hi wish I can help you but I don't know try weekends cos they will have more variety then during the week ... wish you a good day ☺
Sue J
24 June 2016|
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Response from Joyouspo | Reviewed this property |
If you're in Bugibba square face Macdonalds in front of you and the road leading up beside that on YOUR right leads you to Sottozero...about 75 metres....3 mins.... worth every second
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Restaurant Details

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After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Triq Ir-rebbiegha | San Pawl Il-bahar, Bugibba, Island of Malta, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Bugibba
  • Phone Number: +356 2701 9339
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