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Gelateria Cristallo

Piazza Giacomo Matteotti 1, 37011, Bardolino, Italy
+39 045 721 0045
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“ice cream” (129 reviews)
“gelateria” (24 reviews)
“gelato” (29 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Bar, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Piazza Giacomo Matteotti 1, 37011, Bardolino, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cristallo is famous, and that is justified and confirmed by their quality, service and taste ! Great coupes, the real Italian icecream, but also great coffees and pastries Prices : despite the fame, not extreme, absolutely value for money :) Tip: in ordering a coupe...More

Thank MargaHuisman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spoilt for choice. Long queues unfortunately but good for business obviously. Shame not everyone understands the queuing principle!

Thank Highstile
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been going to Cristallo's since early 1980s. Delicious ice cream in a beautiful setting, especially on a balmy, lovely evening as you walk along the lake watching the sun disappear behind the mountains. Or sit sipping coffee beside the lake. Wonderful memories.

Thank ceilyons
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We received a free voucher for an ice cream from here when we went on the walking meet and greet, lots of choice of different flavours and both my husband and myself were more than happy with our choices, plus young lady serving was very...More

Thank lindah_11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We holidayed in Garda & walked the 3k to Bardolino daily & the reason for our walk was to sample the ice cream (and beer for me) Alina the waitress is a star how she served so many people so quickly defies belief but she...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

By the lake very busy with very helpful hardworking working staff I wish I had the name of our waiter which served us each time we visited Good prices for both drinks and excellent ice cream Spent a few hours relaxing by cooling fans watching...More

Thank susanwimbleton
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If you want excellent ice-cream, go here - that's exactly what you will get. A large tasty portion. Guaranteed!

Thank Robyn_Morgan
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant twice during our stay in Bardolino. The location is wonderful, right on the lakeside. The staff are very friendly, the food is very nice and there is an amazing selection of ice creams, which you can have in the restaurant and...More

Thank CSW08
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Not to be missed, Cristallo's sits overlooking the lake. We visited here more than we should have. The food was very good but the Ice Cream was wonderful, the Coconut flavour is a must. The staff were great and spoke better English than I do...More

Thank mark13rh
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Eat by the lakeside, inside or queue up for a take away ice cream. Lots of delicious combinations to choose from. It's wonderful to watch the waiting staff moving swiftly around with trays absolutely loaded with drinks and ices.

Thank Les K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Giacomo Matteotti 1, 37011, Bardolino, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Verona  >  Bardolino
  • Phone Number: +39 045 721 0045
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