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Il Pinguino SNC Di Chiara e Claudia Bagato

Sestiere Castello 2141, 30122 Venice, Italy
+39 041 241 1395
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
10 May 2018
“Great Gelato”
15 Jul 2018
“Yummy gelato”
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Sestiere Castello 2141, 30122 Venice, Italy
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Reviewed July 15, 2018

Wonderful limone and fragole gelati. Close to the home of explorer and discoverer of Newfoundland, Canada, and away from the hordes of tourists.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Cinders-Cindykins
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

I've been living in venice for a few months now and frequently visit the shop while passing to san marco. Unlike the ice cream shops in the centre that all have there icecream made by labs the lovely store owner and Aiko make the ice...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Alex1774
Reviewed May 10, 2018

This place was located near our B&B so we stopped here and got some ice cream, we assumed it would be great just like any other in the city, NOPE! This had some of the BEST gelato Venice has to offer, and we lucked out...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank FFXTravelers
Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

Nice gelato There were gluten free options available including the cone and was crispy and fresh. Reasonable price!

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank albee c
Reviewed September 21, 2016

Near Arsenal vaporetto stop, take two bridges north. Has colorful wooden penguin in front. The vanilla and chocolate were rich and flavorful. Very nice. Good way to start or 10 days in Venice.

Date of visit: September 2016
1  Thank GailCheryl
Reviewed February 27, 2016

The ice cream here was very nice, but the real bonus for me was that they had gluten free as well as regular cones.

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank George G
Reviewed July 18, 2015 via mobile

What rude staff! Such a shame - my family and I have been coming here for 10 years on our Venetian holiday. Arrived yesterday and my daughter ran straight to Penguino. Today, on our third visit in two days, I asked to try a little...More

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank FSM20
Reviewed July 13, 2015 via mobile

Nice ice cream we liked il pinguino. The little penguin outside was cute! And it was the only ice cream place we found before the park so make sure you get one on your way!

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank Lianne H
Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

Great price, excellent flavours and you can have your cone filled with Nutella - only place we've seen that in Venice so far. Very tasty

Thank 827robing
Reviewed July 31, 2014

Excellent, inexpensive gelato in the lovely area of Castello. It was nice to enjoy along the waterfront.

Date of visit: July 2014
Thank Gerald B
Castello is the largest of the six sestieri
(districts), and the only one not facing onto the
Grand Canal. More than half of Castello is situated
within Arsenale, the naval base, which occupies over
one-fifth the area of Venice. This gentrified maritime
neighbourhood feels busy but casual. Castello’s side
streets are laid back, with small boats lining canals
criss-crossed by laundry. Semiannual exhibitions add a
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sestiere Castello 2141, 30122 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > Castello
  • Neighbourhood: Castello
  • Phone Number: +39 041 241 1395
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