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Nado Gelato

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1017 C Ave, Coronado, CA 92118-3413
+1 619-522-9053
10:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:30 - 21:00
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Fri - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Coronado, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

They have very decent gelato and generous serving! Took a walk down there with my granddaughter and had a great time. Highly recommend!

Thank Tealady2
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Gelato is fantastic. Not cheap but the taste can't be beat and the portion sizes are decent. Taste samples are provide by a friendly and patient staff. . We will return again on our next visit to Coronado

Thank tturner17
Laguna Beach, California
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent gelato - intense flavors so ask for a taste first - but when you find that perfect flavor the quality is fresh and AMAZING

Thank Edviga
California Desert, California
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200 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have eaten gelato at several places but this is excellent gelato! The restaurant is clean and the gelato flavors displayed are very creatively swirled and look so fresh. Our favorite was the Opera, which was a hazelnut flavor, but had a bit more of a "zing" taste.

Thank VEFlowers
Boulder, Colorado
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64 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

We happened upon this little gem after taking the ferry over from San Diego. We were blown away by the quality of the gelato - and 3/4 of us had it dairy-free. The pineapple and chocolate sorbetto combination was equal to the best we've had (and that place was in Rome!). Wow, we wish we lived closer!

Thank Insalata17
Coronado, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Always make a stop here...it's where I take my local film crew, Surf's Up Studios after a good day of work!

Thank SurfsUpStudios
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

After reading the reviews of Nado Gelato on Trip Advisor, we had to try it. It has been voted the best dessert in Coronado & we can see why! Made daily with fresh ingredients, the flavors change frequently. My husband & I tried the coffee, amaretto, pistachio & The Speciale - creme brûlée with chunks of chocolate (my favorite). We... More 

1 Thank Nancy T
Coronado, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

This gelato is wonderful. There is a large selection of flavors, the service is friendly and so willing to please, and you are never disappointed with the experience. YUM!

Thank NadoBiker
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

although this wasn't my favorite gelato we have had, it was still better than just basic ice cream. the shop is pretty small but they have a nice selection of flavors.

Thank JUDY M
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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102 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

We searched for gelato places during a recent visit to Coronado and found this location. Knowing that gelato can be hit or miss, we had our hopes high for something delicious--and we were not disappointed. We tried 4 different flavors between 3 of us and they were all great. The guy working was very friendly and quick. Would recommend.

Thank 590jvoss1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1017 C Ave, Coronado, CA 92118-3413
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Coronado
  • Phone Number: +1 619-522-9053

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