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Angelo Brocato Ice Cream

214 N Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119-5109
+1 504-486-0078
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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214 N Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119-5109
Neighbourhood: Mid-City
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Local has become a trend lately, but Mr Broccato and his family's old-fashion ice cream parlor has been serving the best local ice cream as well as Italian sweets for decades.

Thank Amy A
Reviewed 6 days ago

It's been around for a long time and is as good as ever. Must try the almond cookies! We are going back in a couple of weeks.

Thank Barbie-Kenny
Reviewed 6 days ago

went in and instantly felt the good vibes of the customers there. all smiling laughing and enjoying their Italian ice. ordered, got and continued to enjoy the place. the Italian ice was the best.

Thank 879stevenda
Reviewed 6 days ago

The old world Italian desserts and fantastic. Worth the trip just beware of long lines and crowds on weekends especially in the evenings

Reviewed 1 week ago

Brocato's has the smoothest Italian Ice Cream in the South. It's spumoni ice cream is filled with layers and layers of candied fruit and nuts. The experience is singularly a New Orleans delight.

1  Thank HoneyPam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Get the mini cannoli. You're welcome!! The gelato is great and the cookies remind me of my gram. This place is right out of a time capsule in all the best ways.

1  Thank Sean L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Authentic italian desserts. Best ice cream and cannolis. I recommend the cassata cake! There is a line all the way out the door so plan on a wait but moves pretty quickly.

1  Thank EdandMia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have grown up going to Angelo Brocato and was so excited to share it with my husband when I learned he'd never been there. We've since moved a bit further away but we'll make the trek. The Italian ice is my favorite! But I...More

Thank ethompsonator
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Money tight this year and can't take that dream vacation to Italy /Sicily? Fortunately an evening at Angela Brocato is the next best thing! Old Italian charm and delicious gelato and ice cream await at venerable Mid City institution.

Thank Wadsa3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Oldest and best place to stop for Italian desserts. Love this place New Orleans Authentic Italian treats like fig cookies and Rum cakes on Thursdays.

Thank mrahoui
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 N Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119-5109
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans>  > Mid-City
  • Neighbourhood: Mid-City
  • Phone Number: +1 504-486-0078
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