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Il Gelato di Filo

Via San Miniato 5rosso, San Niccolo, 50125, Florence, Italy
+39 055 248 0617
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (30 reviews)
“gelato” (69 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 8:30 PMAll hours
Via San Miniato 5rosso, San Niccolo, 50125, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great ice cream or like the Italian say, GELATOOOOOO, great sortments of flavours and freindly stuff, a little bit english but you can see what you get

Thank Francis V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had caffe and clementine gelato after coming down from Michelangelo’s Hill. After a few gelaterias in Florence, this was by far the best! Don’t miss it, even if it’s the only reason you cross the Arno.

Thank Kristine Q
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

The apple, made with three kinds of apples that are in season, the pleasant employee told us, was really good. At 2 Euro for two scoops it was a good value for Florence as well.

Thank traceyrn
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Double as in, while we were stolling back with our 2-flavor small cones, we realized it was too good to just have small, so we turned around and walked back, ordered another cone each, and were better off for it. Sorta wish we'd have made...More

Thank astaplet82
Reviewed 22 September 2017

After extensive taste testing My Daughter and I have agreed that of all the Gelato shops in Florence that this one is simply THE BEST! Of course we only had one week to sample as many delights as possible and we tried our hardest. We...More

Thank SharonBrighton
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We were on our way to the Piazza di Michelangelo, when one in our group called for a stop, because his favorite ice cream shop was in front of us. The place is tiny, but full of options. One in our group is intolerant to...More

Thank Sven H
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

So good. Visited twice a day. Open noon until just shy of midnight. My testing flavor at all gelato stores is the yogurt gelato...simple, light, flavorful if real and good yogurt is used, tangy and definitely not to sweet. This place is the real thing....none...More

Thank emc1956
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Walking up to Piazza Michaelangelo we discovered this fantastic HOMEMADE gelato place. The Pear was outstanding. Full of flavor made with pears and nothing artificial. Pineapple was great also. The Verigated Caffè was creamy with good coffee flavors. This is the best we've had in...More

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I was walking to Piazzale Michaelangelo and stubbled uptown this place. Was definitely one of my favorite gelatos! Had Strawberry and Pineapple! Delicious!

Thank Mandy B
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I have been eating ice cream my way through Italy. This is number 1 in Firenze and number 2 in Italy (or rather the parts I visited). The ice-cream is full on flavor and nicely creamy. Also the salesperson was very helpful and friendly. I...More

Thank Inger H
Pitti is a neighborhood characterized by art and
history. Renaissance architecture such as Pitti
Palace, which houses five museums alone, introduces
visitors to the green lungs of spectacular Boboli
Gardens. Any visitor can wander through statues,
fountains, and panoramic viewpoints. Around the
garden, treasures like the Museum of Natural History
of the Specola and Villa Bardini guide guests through
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via San Miniato 5rosso, San Niccolo, 50125, Florence, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Florence  >  Florence>  > Pitti
  • Neighbourhood: Pitti
  • Phone Number: +39 055 248 0617
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