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Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 6 August 2021

Can't remember if the flavour was coffee, or iced coffee, but it tasted wonderful. I tried to return there the day after but it happened to be the day that it was closed! Made me regret going to the Movenpick on our first day in...Paihia, as I only discovered this gem on our second day and it was closed on our final one.More

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 12 March 2021

A very hot day, exiting the ferry from Russell, and stumbled across this little beauty! The service was friendly and efficient, and the ice-creams really hit the spot. Very reasonably priced also.

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 11 January 2021 via mobile

I love icecream it really good quality and I enjoy it. But am feel disappointed with service from one lady there she not even say hi or say thank you for me but with the next customer she greeting very well. 2 small scoops of...icecream in the big cup with $5 I think that's standard. Never mind anyway smile it's free if you don't know how to service.( Am Thai sorry about my English language not well in the comments)More

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 28 March 2020

Friendly staff and very patient with us as we couldn't make up our minds on what to have! In the end we had the Manuka honey & almond, which was really good. We sat across the road on the waterfront, looking across to the islands...in the bay and watched the ferries departing/arriving.More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 28 January 2020 via mobile

Staff were very frieand tried hard to please. The liberty sundae was super yummy and I highly recommend it.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 17 January 2020

My sister waited ten minutes before the server even looked at her, she was too busy serving all the white people even though my sister was in line first. My friend told me that up north people are pretty racist but I never thought I'd...experience it first hand. Ice cream was amazing though, better than Movenpick across the road.More

Date of visit: January 2020
cellinispaihia, Owner at Cellini's Ice Cream and Espresso, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2020

I don't ever respond to reviews, I believe that the best way to respond is to say thank you by way of improving on whatever shortcomings achieved us a poor review and continuing to do whatever achieved us a good review. I have always used...More

Reviewed 22 December 2019 via mobile

Lesson learnt: don’t buy a coffee at an ice cream parlour. The staff were super slow and the coffee was weak and Luke warm. My guest had finished her ice cream by the time I got my coffee. The ice cream however was was given...a good rating but there are too many choices and the queues build up quickly making service slow and also blocking the footpath.More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed 16 December 2019 via mobile

The blend of coffee these guys use is just spot on and had me coming back daily during my trip. Really lovely staff too! I'll miss you back in Taranaki!!

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed 14 October 2019

On a hot day, when Paihia is pumping and you need a break from the heat... go to Cellini's and ask for a pottle of lemon sorbet, then sit on the wooden benches on the main street an people watch... doesn't get better than that!

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed 24 September 2019

The best way to start off your day is to go by Cellini's for a terrific espresso of your choice. Friendly servers who remember my name every day since I arrived!

Date of visit: September 2019
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Yes, Cellini's Ice Cream and Espresso offers takeaway services.

Cellini's Ice Cream and Espresso is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4