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4200 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7348
+1 956-761-1198
Today
09:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 10:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sun 09:30 - 22:00
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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50 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

Fancy name but whatever they are serving isn't authentic Italian gelato. Perhaps, I just got fooled by their name or their advertising about "sugar free." Some of the flavors seemed to be "spongy," and even my 10 year old preferred to go to a grocery store than eat their ice cream. Unfortunately, one of us did buy an ice cream.... More 

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Thank Amit K
Heptonstall, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2015

I asked if they had any italian ices or anything that was dairy free because my daughter has a severe allergy, not just an intolerance to milk protein. They pointed to 2 different flavors and said they were "no milk, dairy free". After consuming, my child proceeded to throw up and have severe diarrhea for hours. I contacted to make... More 

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Brantford, Canada
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2015

Stopped in to get ice cream while walking back to our Hotel and ran into the worst Service I have ever experience ! This young girl showed nothing but disinterest,impatience with our ordering and rudeness in her communication manner! It seemed to us that all she was interested in was her Dr. Phil program on the television. Even though the... More 

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1 Thank Michael P
New Braunfels, Texas
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

My son and I stopped by for a cool treat. They have a huge selection of flavors. Really enjoyed the caramel. Will definitely go back on future trips.

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Thank MetzGwen
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

I have tried to like this place, but their so called gelato is refrozen every night and put out in the morning until it is gone. It is icy and gross. I have never left a negative review, but this should receive a visit from the health dept, I promise it would be closed! Save your money and go to... More 

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Thank TXtraveler03
Santa Fe, Texas
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015

Interesting taste, nice staff, refreshing on a hot day for sure, very pricey, spent $30 for 4 people. DQ is much better for ice cream!

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Thank njthomp79
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

Gelato supposed to be smooth and creamy and flavorful. Their ice cream was flavorless and it tasted for like an icee. We didn't like it.

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Thank Feliciano D
Bellville, Texas
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015

The Italian ice cream was little more than a snow cone. The flavors were not the best and the prices are high!

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Thank DJB_10
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

We made a quick stop after a fun Fourth of July fireworks show. The service was great, and they had a huge selection of ice cream and sherbets to choose from. The ice cream was delicious!! A must do for those with a sweet tooth!!

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Thank Elida T
Fayetteville, Arkansas
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2015

This was a great place to stop after a hot day in the sun. I got the coffee and amaretto gelato and it was excellent. Definitely worth the stop.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 20:00
Thursday
10:00 - 20:00
Friday
09:30 - 22:00
Saturday
09:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4200 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7348
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  South Padre Island
  • Phone Number: +1 956-761-1198

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?