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Gelato Paradiso

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448 S Coast Hwy Ste A, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-2484
+1 949-464-9255
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Laguna Beach, California
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thee BEST! Can't go wrong with every flavor. Worth the wait standing in the lines. My fav is chocolate and pistachio though the simple vanilla is amazing too!

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Thank Rhonda W
La Puente, California
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194 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's pricey but DELICIOUS! Ohhhh the flavors, so much to choose from. A line for a reason! Get it in a waffle cone and feel like a kid!

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Thank Diana C
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Mu husband and I stopped here while staying in Laguna; it was a bit difficult to stumble upon, as it is nestled back in an adorable alleyway; but we are so glad that we found it! They had such an amazing selection of hand-made gelato, and the taste was seriously amazing! You can taste how fresh the ingredients truly are.

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Thank Beccawanderstheworld
Laguna Beach, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The location makes their great gelato taste even better. It's in Pepper Tree Lane which is a step back in time and the closest feel to Europe you can find. It's a hidden secret! The gelato is great, just long lines in the summer. However, the team there knows how to move the line very quickly so don't jump out... More 

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Thank jerseyproud
California City, California
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My hubby and i were craving for gelato since we got back from our vacation in Italy. Luckily he found this place on yelp. Almost didn't find this place coz its not visible from the sidewalk. The staff were very friendly since it was our first time. You can try have upto 5 flavors if you order the cup. I... More 

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Thank Gsl_9292013
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

No joke! GELATO PARADISO is definitely an Authentic Italian sweet treat! And this past weekend in Laguna Beach, the sun finally came out in all its glory, this is after a ridiculous amount of rainy days in a row (the most rain we've received in a long, long time)! My Hubby and I had breakfast at Nick's (right next door),... More 

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Thank LagunaBch
Laguna Beach, California
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best Gelato this side of Italy, might even be better. We have traveled all over Italy, and this place rocks. Cute location inside Pepper Tree lane in Laguna Beach.

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Thank Armen G
Irvine, California, USA
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83 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Paradise indeed! Amazing array of flavors, best Gelato in Orange County! Tucked away in an alley way so if you cannot find it just ask someone! worth the wait!

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Thank eastcoast91
Huntington Beach, California
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171 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worth the stop, great smooth highlighted flavors of Gelato. I had pistachio and vanilla and they were both fabulous.

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Thank Charesef
Laguna Beach, California
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a very small, very popular gelato shop with terrific flavors. Sometimes the lines are long but it is worth the wait. You can smell the waffle cones baking while walking through the alley way to get here. Almost like being in Italy!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 448 S Coast Hwy Ste A, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-2484
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-464-9255
Description
authentic Italian gelato and sorbetto

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?