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1704 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-1103
+1 202-299-9116
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good32%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gelato” (66 reviews)
“sorbet” (12 reviews)
“ice cream” (13 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
1704 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-1103
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Expect to pay a lot for decent gelato. The gelato was not as unctuous as Italian gelato typically is. Fairly small menu of flavors, mostly slight variations on old standards. Served in a small 2-flavor, or larger 3-flavor cup. But, really, can gelato be BAD?

Thank Chuck S
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Need an amazing coffee with yummy creative sweets on the side, then head to Dolezza. It sits between multiple restaurants on Connecticut ave. It makes amazing coffees, lattes and espressos. They also offer a limited amount of homemade yummy and creative baked goods. So if...More

Thank kimborkr
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

This is one of my current go-to places for coffee. The coffee is good and while the seating area is small you can usually find a spot id you want it. A nice mix of lone computer people, couples, friends and families and a warm...More

Thank AnonEMuis
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Located amidst the restaurant strip near Dupont Circle, this small cafe has truely delicious gelato. The staff are forthcoming with plenty of taster spoons.

Thank fotofoodie7
Reviewed 6 December 2017

The cappuccino I ordered here was perfect. Another evening during our D.C. visit we stopped in for gelato. We sampled a few and each was fantastic, so good it was hard to choose a flavor. A bit pricey, but a nice special (and delicious) treat!

Thank COtravelfam04
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

We sampled quite a few flavors and they were all so good it was hard to choose. Server was very friendly.

Thank CREED2013
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Casual joint featuring coffee drinks, pastry, Gelato, and sorbetto. Hang as long as you want in this clean well lighted place. Friendly staff will laugh at your bad jokes and never hurry your ordering. They must like working here. Amenities include self serve water and...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

While I did not like the flavor of the specific beans used in making my cappuccino, the drink itself was expertly prepared. The shop’s setting is comfortable, and was quite busy on a rainy Sunday morning.

Thank mjmccoymd
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We stopped here to rest after a long day of exploring the city and ordered a small hazelnut gelato to share between two of us. After the first bite, we immediately regretted our decision to share as it was so delicious and we almost went...More

Thank MGB724
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stopped in for gelato after walking from the zoo headed to downtown DC. I had the hazlenut and tiramisu and my husband had dark chocolate and vanilla. The gelato is a tad pricey, but very good. Great little shop to sit...More

Thank Girlcaneat
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1704 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-1103
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-299-9116
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