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laboratorio del gelato

Viale Ugo Foscolo 11, 55049 Viareggio, Italy
+39 0584 960838
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“gelato” (9 reviews)
“ice cream” (15 reviews)
“gelateria” (5 reviews)
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Viale Ugo Foscolo 11, 55049 Viareggio, Italy
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Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

Simply the best gelato hands down. Alison raved about the dark chocolate (which she tried with several others) and Holly had Mango 4 cones running. I couldn't choose between strawberry and the Sicilian lemon. The staff are very friendly and it is always busy. And...More

Thank hoowun
Reviewed August 21, 2017

Not a wide choice, but that's because every taste is very well done and very high quality! artisanally made. best are pistachio, dark chocolate and pineapple with rosemary. the biscuit is also very high quality. prices start from 1,50 € for a single choice, above.

Thank Giugni65
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

This ice cream laboratory has some interesting flavors as well as some excellent classics. Highly recommend!

Thank Ole Andreas K
Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

Lovely ice cream place, highly recommended. Ice creams are made from the raw ingredients, meaning no strange additives are used in the preparations, not even thickeners (commonly used in most ice cream shops). I would strongly advice to take some of the special flavours they...More

Thank dundacil
Reviewed July 12, 2017

Absolutely loved the gelato here! It's a nice little place just off the main street, with delicious flavours! When I went, I tried the dolce vita and pistachio. Just amazing!

1  Thank Rroxana
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

We tried several places in viareggio. Avoid the one on the passeggiata: they are tourist traps, expensive and ice cream is sub par for Italian standards This place is located next to the passeggiata, has few flavors but the ones we tried were really good

Thank Francesco L
Reviewed July 2, 2017

The laboratorio del gelato is a bit off the beaten path, but I highly recommend it. Excellent ice cream, probably the best in town. The cups are a little on the small side so it turns out somewhat more expensive than other places but it's...More

Thank driver75
Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

With a queue of locals outside we had high hopes for this local ice cream parlour which did not disappoint. The best gelato I had in my three weeks in Italy. Well worth a visit.

Thank Scott S
Reviewed August 4, 2016

We took our bikes to ride along the waterfront of Viareggio and figured we deserved a gelato before jumped back on the train for Lucca. After a serious review of TA we decided try this place. On approach we saw a firetruck blocking the street...More

Thank Lyn&MarkfromOz
Reviewed July 27, 2016

This was the best tip we were given. Just delightful, never tasted ice cream as good. Do not bother with other ice cream parlours, save your calories for here you will not be disappointed.

Thank Kimble59
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viale Ugo Foscolo 11, 55049 Viareggio, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Lucca  >  Viareggio
  • Phone Number: +39 0584 960838
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