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The Gelato Fiasco Old Port

425 Fore St, Portland, ME 04101-4396
+1 207-699-4314
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (32 reviews)
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425 Fore St, Portland, ME 04101-4396
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A beautiful summer evening, we'd had dinner already, and what would be a better way to end the day than a stop for gelato? So we stopped at this establishment. Once inside it was crowded, as expected. We didn't see any board above the coolers...More

Thank SoonToBeEmptyNesters
bobbygelato, Guest Relations Manager at The Gelato Fiasco Old Port, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello, we're sorry that we failed to provide good service during your visit. If you'd like to discuss further, please reach out to me at delicious@gelatofiasco.com. Thank you.

Reviewed 4 days ago

We went here two days in a row and tried a different flavor each time. They were all delicious! It's worth a stop if you are in the area.

Thank LizTravels_13
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went here every night during our trip to Portland. The gelato was amazing and we were never disappointed. The shop was always crowded, but the staff is excellent at keeping the line moving. You can try as many flavors as you want. You can...More

Thank donnakay413
Reviewed 1 week ago

So delicious! Additionally I have never been to a gelato place that would allow you to put as many flavors as you want into any size. It was such a treat to have a treat sized dish with four AMAZING flavors.

Thank redappletree
Reviewed 1 week ago

This ice cream shop is amazing, I have never had high end ice cream. This ice cream is thicker than typical hard serve. They have many flavors and offer samples on them too. I would recommend giving this place a try, it is medium priced.

Thank Steven R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So many flavors, everyone can find something...both gelato and sorbet. Plenty of seats inside and outside. Friendly employees, generous servings, fair prices! Cool “tip jar” (each credit card swipe is $1...easiest and coolest thing ever)! The “gelato fiasco” is a huge dessert for like 10...More

Thank Shelley M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best Gelato I have ever had. Soooo many flavors to choose from. Be sure to try a few before you make your decision.

Thank David G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hands down, the best gelato outside Italy! Fabulous flavors, smooth, amazing! They will let you try as many as you like.

Thank tgr0ver
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent location. Great taste and options. Clean and relaxing environment. Close to shopping and site seeing in and around the Old Port. A must try/visit when in Portland Maine. Coffee is another great option here too.

Thank EBHayes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The red spoons...gotta experience it! The servers are friendly and fun. They have so many amazing flavors of gelato!

Thank Jennifer W
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$2 - US$7
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 425 Fore St, Portland, ME 04101-4396
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-699-4314
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Discover Portland's new dessert menu with 30 flavors of gelato and sorbetto daily from a growing collection of more than 1,000 flavors. Try as many flavors as you wish and squeeze as many as you want into any dish. Open Noon to 11 p.m. every day.
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