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9/93 The Esplanade (50 metres up Aplin street | From Esplanade-Aplin corner, walk up Aplin, 50 metres on the left., Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 429 996 911
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“gelato” (249 reviews)
“ice cream” (205 reviews)
“sorbet” (39 reviews)
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9/93 The Esplanade (50 metres up Aplin street | From Esplanade-Aplin corner, walk up Aplin, 50 metres on the left., Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

As once was the best ice cream in Cairns the quality of the ice cream has been compromised since the owners moved to Melbourne. Used to love this ice cream. Recently bought it and find it icy, watery tasteless imitation of an old favourite. Will...More

Thank 407Jenna
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Homemade ice creams and gelato served with friendly family staff. The flavours are awesome and they are willing to let you sample if needed. Regularly go here - a great treat

Thank Thorose
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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

The best ice cream in cairns, definitely better than a lot of ice cream shops in Italy. The sorbets are so refreshing and made with real fruit

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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Gelocchio is our favourite place in Cairns. We spent a month here last year and after a week discovered this little gem. My son used his pocket money from doing chores to buy 2 Amarello ice creams every week. However, we went for gelato in...More

Thank Anna P
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

This is the best place for ice cream in Cairns. Amazing flavours and some great specials. Cairns’ answer to Messina.

1  Thank Sophie R
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Checked out various competitors nearby, an not impressed with the artificial flavors. Stopped here and can honestly state the gelato was authentic, flavorful, excellent!

1  Thank tennisdr99
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Amazing selection of flavors and delicious and fresh tastes. Novelty pops and icy poles. Great service with a happy smile. Who doesn't love ice-cream

Thank Ninzaginza
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

BEST ice cream in Cairns, wide range of flavours, if you don't feel like ice cream but you still want something tasty and delicious choose the stickies.The staff is friendly and the portions are generous! Don't forget to ask for the Gelocchio card so you...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Without being greeted by a smile or even a simple hello, I ordered the mango strawberry popsicle. It was delicious. I wanted to buy some for my family, but the service was so poor I didn’t know what to do because if there’s one thing...More

Thank Danycmv
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Great service, friendly staff and absolutely the best quality of home made gelato and ice cream. Highly recommended.

Thank ireeftv
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Questions & Answers
Kerstin T
19 November 2017|
Response from SashaChung |
Hi! Kerstin, We use organic stevia, coconut milk and almond milk. At the moment we serve chocolate sorbet and coffee sorbet, which without sugar and artificial flavors.you are welcome to try our sugar free sorbet. Wish you... More
Kerstin T
19 November 2017|
Response from Adrian D | Reviewed this property |
I would highly doubt it given the fact its made with sugar and milk.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$2 - US$5
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9/93 The Esplanade (50 metres up Aplin street | From Esplanade-Aplin corner, walk up Aplin, 50 metres on the left., Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 429 996 911
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