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Gelato Classico

435 Emerson St, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1605
+1 650-327-1317
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
8 Aug 2017
“No thanks”
21 Jun 2017
“good but not great”
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11:00 - 22:00All hours
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435 Emerson St, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1605
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 8 August 2017

Nice staff, nothing wrong with this place, just did not enjoy the Gelato. Tried salted caramel, pistachio, and some other chocolate flavor, they were all boring.

Thank Sdhten
Reviewed 21 June 2017

The gelato is good but was a bit runny and not typical of other gelato I've tasted. Service was fine, no line or wait. Maybe there is a reason they were not busy at 7pm on a weeknight? Overall, pretty good but just not the...More

Thank RichCalif
Reviewed 24 November 2016

When in Palo Alto we always stop here for gelato. The flavors and the texture of the gelato combine to make it the best we’ve tasted anywhere.

Thank ConstantTravelers
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We noticed a long line waiting out the door at Gelato Classico and assumed it must be good so we got on the end of the line. When we finally made our way to the front, we found out that you can taste before deciding....More

Thank jenniferlsylman
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

After living in Europe for two years with no lack of gelato, I have been missing it terribly. My family wandered just off the Main Street to get this gelato. If I had never been to Italy, let alone Europe, before, I would have thought...More

Thank Jennifer D
Reviewed 2 July 2016

It's busy because its not a secret that the best gelato around comes from this chain. Another store in mountain view, and maybe others in the area, but these two are both often busy but always worth the wait...

Thank CTPreview
Reviewed 16 August 2015

The staff here are very patient and allow you to taste the array of flavours they have. Ice creams are very creamy and taste amazing. A must stop in Palo Alto

Thank JetBackPack
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Delicious creamy/chewy Italian ice cream. Get the affogato -- gelato served with espresso poured over the top. Yum!

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 6 June 2015

I LOVE ice cream and gelato. I had great gelato here before and always was very happy. Today after Burmese spicy food I really was looking forward to some nice gelato. It was surprisingly watery and had no real taste

Thank JVDZ7
Reviewed 27 April 2014

I would rather rate good than very good but surely above average I stop buy after lunch in area if in mood for dessert Lots of designer flavors Almost too many

Thank Madscientist495
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 435 Emerson St, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1605
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: +1 650-327-1317
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