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Pellegrino 1936 Ancient Homemade Ice-cream Shop

Via Guglielmo Oberdan 15/A, 40126 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 230388
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“gelateria” (7 reviews)
“ice cream” (14 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Via Guglielmo Oberdan 15/A, 40126 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Found this Gelateria on our walks through Bologna. We went in the morning and the gelato was so good we went back again late at night for more. It was the best we experienced in our time in Italy. The hardest decision for myself and...More

Thank LynsieL
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We had a hot chocolate and a cinnamon ice cream! Surprisingly good and extreme taste! We definitely reccomend! It is only for the conneseurs that appreciate the quality! The man that served us, probably the owner looks like Geppetto from Pinnochio :) I am sure...More

Thank Lorena M
Giancarlo2014, Proprietario at Pellegrino 1936 Ancient Homemade Ice-cream Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Dear Lorena, very thanks for your nice comment that I appreciate! Just for you know, my name is GIANCARLO and yes, I am the owner!

Reviewed 31 October 2017

We went there twice as the flavours were so amazing. Service was great too.Really innovative use of local ingredients and some beautiful cakes/desserts.

Thank Rutim
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for the desserts in the Friday (displayed by the window) and after having the Pistachio Casata and the Cheesecake we had to go back for Gelato the following day AND another round of dessert after dinner. Truly a memorable experience not to...More

Thank richardT2008NH
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We have followed the high-rated gelaterias in Siena and Firenze, but this one we found the best! True artisanal ice cream. Vegan options too! Highly recommended.

Thank billabong859
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We had to return to this place twice on our trip to Tuscany, and no other place could compare, and we are a lot of ice cream. We actually made a detour just to go here once again) You can truly taste the freshness of...More

1  Thank Liv Bianca S
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Now I can say I have had great icecream in Italy. Fantastic quality and teadition. Humble and great.

1  Thank Shahar F
Giancarlo2014, Proprietario at Pellegrino 1936 Ancient Homemade Ice-cream Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thank you very much Mr. Shahar, I very appreciate and I hope to see you again in Bologna! All' the beat to you and your Family! Giancarlo

Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

I think this is the best sorbet I tried until now and I have no words to describe the perfect taste. Fruits sorbets are fabulous, banana taste is incredible, as well strawberries and raspberry. Pellegrino should be on the list for every tourist in Bologna!

1  Thank Andreea O
Giancarlo2014, Proprietario at Pellegrino 1936 Ancient Homemade Ice-cream Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Very thanks Mr.Andreea and I very appreciate your nuce comment! I hope to see you again in Bologna! All the best to you and to your Family! Sincerely. Giancarlo

Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Strolling to get a better view of I Due Torre, we stopped in this inconspicuous gelateria for a rest and a treat. And what a treat! My favorite was the chestnut - but only as we left did I notice the artichoke on the list....More

1  Thank Curt C
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

We tasted several flavors, all seemed as good as the fruits them selfs! One to retur to if I'm ever in Bologna again!

Thank António M
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Guglielmo Oberdan 15/A, 40126 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 230388
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