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Via San Vitale 37/A, 40125 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 587 4331
12:00 - 23:00
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Bologna, Italy
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75 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Vegan ice cream like you ain't ever seen! No place like it, NONE. Vegan icecream, organic icecream, vegetarian icecream, glutenfree icecream and even muthaf...ing celiac friendly cones! Last but not least organic milk based ice cream is the cherry of the top of this supreme dream ice cream team joint right in the centre of B town. Top notch service,... More 

1 Thank Researchss
Milton, Massachusetts
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52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Several vegan options are available. The servers speak English well. The place is bright and clean. We had heard it was the preferred choice for gelato in Bologna. It did not displace my favorite, though. No bagno available!

1 Thank MaryAlice102
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

I went to Stefino since a friend recommended it. They have interesting tastes and a lot of vegan options. A nice gesture is that the cones are all gluten free. So for people with allergies or intolerances this place is just heaven. But...when you are used to the rich and creamy texture and taste of regular icecreams their taste can't... More 

Thank Peggy S
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2016

I loved the mix of fruity and non-fruity vegan flavors available - I am used to only fruity sorbets coming without milk! The nocciola is delicious and finding Stefino's allowed us to explore a part of Bologna that we might not have seen otherwise! A really neat area to go to and have some gelato

Thank Paulina G
Zurich, Switzerland
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127 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

Discovered Stefino and were intrigued by their extensive offer of vegan gelato. Wide selection of tasty flavours, and an interesting alternative to all the classic gelato places. Give it a try!

Thank AJ T
Portland, Australia
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79 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

Dropped by Stefino today. The gelato was nice and there were flavours I have yet to see anywhere else in Italy so far, like Wasabi, and Match Tea! Check it out if you are bored with the same old gelati flavours, or just go anyway to appreciate good vegan gelati and good old fashioned service.

Thank Tom P
Beijing, China
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2016

a small gelateria selection from organic, vegan, no-milk amazing flavor We tried wasabi (fabulous with sugar/milk, creamy), matcha(low-sugar), blueberry(pure, sorbetto/without milk, with a mint-like flavor), mediterraneo(almond/pinenut/pistacchio, stronger the pine nut) 2.5/2 flavors in cono/cups

1 Thank viola l
Milan, Italy
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135 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2015

The ice-cream is great and there are a lot of unusual tastes (Indie with spices and bitter chocolate is one of my favourites). I am vegetarian and used to soy/rice drinks and not using cow milk or cream. The reason why I am saying this is that people who expect the very creamy and milky tasting type of ice-cream will... More 

Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2015

I'll make this easy for us, the normal (non vegan) eaters: their ice cream is like choosing tofu instead of matured cheese or a soy schnitzel instead of a steak. There are only two reasons to go there: you are curious about strange ice cream tastes (like wasabi) or you are vegan. We went there to try the strange tastes... More 

Thank Alexandru G
Bologna, Italy
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2014

went several times at Stefino's Bio and tried most of the non-dairy ice cream the shop offers. Cuba is overwhelming, almond is very good, wasabi might be hard to catch, but once you get it, you never quit it!. owner is incredibly friendly and fond of his own job. i maybe don't own a master in gelato, but can assure... More 

Thank Paul D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via San Vitale 37/A, 40125 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 587 4331
100% organic gelato, mostly vegan. Local or Fairtrade ingredients.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?