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Il Dolce Gelato

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1318 N Interstate Dr, Norman, OK 73072-3393
+1 405-329-7744
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun 15:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This is hands down the best gelato ever! I've had friends that have visited Italy an California and they say that il Dolce has the best gelato they've ever tried. It's fresh, homemade, and a cozy atmosphere! Don't look any further, this is where you need to go for gelato! If you've never tried gelato, you are missing out!

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Thank Babsokl
Norman, United States
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

This place has charm and character! I enjoy taking my children by for a treat here! The Gelato is always fresh and well presented. The staff is great here! They are very kind to children and patient when the kids want to try several flavors! We love it here.

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Thank Jonathan F
Norman, OK
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121 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The owners take pride in their gelato and spent time learning how to make it really well. There are lots of unique flavors and they change all the time. I'm happy to support this local business.

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1 Thank Zach D
Liberty, Missouri
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90 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

This little local family owned shop is absolutely killer! I want to eat it all! The Gelato is so smooth and so tasty. I wish I could move the whole shop back to my home state with me. I'm in love. And the staff is so very friendly and the shop is so cute. This is a must go to... More 

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1 Thank AnIrishErin
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

I've traveled extensively and had gelato all over Italy over the years, and this simply isn't gelato. The texture is completely wrong. This is more similar to Braum's icecream. The flavors are good, but it gets two stars for not being actual gelato.

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Thank GlobeTrotta79
Nick S, Owner at Il Dolce Gelato, responded to this review

May I ask what flavor you had? We have been hand making our gelato for 9 years and haven't ran into this before. Did you have a sorbetti? That definitely is not the same consistency as gelati. Email me directly at nick@ildolcegelato.com More 

Norman, Oklahoma
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

For those of us who are allergic to dairy, an ice cream shop that has an alternative to dairy is a godsend. That's why I'm so glad to have this store in Norman, although it's such a temptation. Their selection of sorbets is limited, but they always have had lemon, my favorite.

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1 Thank Lois A
Norman, Oklahoma
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Always a good experience visiting ll Dolce Gelato. Lots of flavors to choose from and almost never a long wait time. You cannot go wrong with this sweet little treat, in both the atmosphere and the food.

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1 Thank Mona N
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73 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

We always eat at the Mexican place next door and come here for dessert! Friendly service and delicious gelato. Always a great selection of flavored and you can mix and match! Also cute place for date night.

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1 Thank Pipersbs
Norman, Oklahoma
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2015

This place has really good gelato and the variety is great. My favorite flavors are Cappuccino and Cookies and Cream. Take advantage of the free samples to find a flavor you like. It is a little expensive, but in my opinion, worth it.

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1 Thank Beth F
Noble, Oklahoma
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50 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2015 via mobile

My wife is a gelato addict. Any time we travel we have to stop in whichever city and get gelato. We have had some really really good gelato in places like Washington DC, and some really bad in Tennessee. This ranks right in the middle. My favorite thing to get is Affogato, they are supposed to take Italian hot chocolate... More 

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Thank Chuvok

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Cafe
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1318 N Interstate Dr, Norman, OK 73072-3393
  • Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Norman
  • Phone Number: +1 405-329-7744

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