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BLU: il gelato del barrio

Jiron 28 de julio 202, Lima 04, Peru
+51 1 2473791
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gelato” (53 reviews)
“sorbet” (15 reviews)
“ice cream” (65 reviews)
Closes in 10 min
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Jiron 28 de julio 202, Lima 04, Peru
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In summer there can be block long queues but the ice cream is worth the wait. Delicious flavours that you try before you buy. Service with a smile.

Thank charliewlima
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Honestly the best ice cream I've had. Liked it so much we went back twice within two days. I had a plum ice cream which was exceptionally fruity tasting, and was impressed on how Blu relied on the quality of the ingredients used for the...More

Thank Catherine J
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Blu is selling excellent gelato and sorbet. I had the lemon sorbet and it was perfect. It was tasty, creamy (somehow), airy and light. I wanted more when I was done. They have around 20 flavours to choose from and let you have up to...More

Thank Randy H
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

These guys are super friendly. They offered translations and tastes and were very pleasant. The flavors are delicious and the price fair. They are eco friendly, all biodegradable materials. They also don’t use any artificial flavors or colors. There’s a cool area upstairs to chill...More

Thank Sean B
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Loved the chocolate flavor it was super dark and seem so natural, but all the flavors are terrific. You can tell that it has healthy ingredients and not to much sugar.

Thank svillagarcia
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

I had seen this place get great reviews. We’d been craving ice cream so we just decided to stop in. The gelato is fantastic. Reasonably priced. Cool atmosphere. The huge line speaks for itself! Definitely stop in!

Thank Mary Z
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

The flavors are amazing and the texture is so creamy! We sampled several flavors and it was so difficult to decide because they were all so delicious. My husband had their affagado and said it was the best he'd ever tasted. I finally decided on...More

Thank GreenMtnTraveller
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

This place was well worth the walk to the south end of town. Got 2 scoops for S10. The staff was very friendly and let me try several flavors before I settled. Quito-quito was my choice, BTW. Sour and delicious. There were milk and cream...More

Thank Paige F
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Blue has great tasting gilato. Unfortunately it is only located in Barranco. It is well worth the trip there to taste it.

Thank Cariboso
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

Loved the ice cream a lot!! Best one in Peru 😁 tried the straciatella, chocolate with nibs, coffee and hazelnut.

Thank Laura v
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jiron 28 de julio 202, Lima 04, Peru
  • Location: South America  >  Peru  >  Lima Region  >  Lima>  > Barranco
  • Neighbourhood: Barranco
  • Phone Number: +51 1 2473791
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