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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Huge Selection!
1. Huge Selection!
"too many flavours for us to choose! Fresh made in the shop"
KristynS54
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2. Great Hospitality!
2. Great Hospitality!
"The staff are great and very knowledgeable I highly recommend"
Paul C
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3. Italian Ingredients+Flavour!
3. Italian Ingredients+Flavour!
"Real Italian gelato made by an Italian chef- so delicious!"
TheByrdsTakeFlight
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About
Gelato Mio is New Zealand's largest Gelateria, located next to Rotorua's first and only Cat Cafe. Having more than 72 flavours, all gelati are made daily on site, so they can be consumed in the best condition. Dairy-free, Gluten-free, Sugar-free and Fat-free options are always available. All the top quality ingredients are shipped directly from Italy, so you can enjoy the best of the best!
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US$3 - US$6
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Gluten Free Options
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Cafe
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Street Parking, Digital Payments
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Reviewed 16 August 2021

nice and clean lots of yummy flavors to choose from cookies and cream to die for. good sizes reasonable prices

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 15 March 2020 via mobile

Took the family here for an icecream. What a huge selection. From the weird and wonderful to the classics. Well worth a visit.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Jay J, General Manager at Gelato Mio Ice Cream, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2021

Thanks for your review! We're happy that you enjoyed your experience here and we hope to see you again! :)

Reviewed 5 June 2021 via mobile

We enjoyed our impromptu visit today! A good range of ice cream that is served at a perfect temperature. Who said you can’t have ice cream on a cold day! Lol

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 7 January 2021

Hella gross gelato. First time I’ve ever not completed a cup. Felt kind of like going to a children’s play centre. Bad buzz.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Jay J, General Manager at Gelato Mio Ice Cream, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2021

Hi Lulugelato According to your name, I assume you are a gelato master. And I wish you are a real customer. Cause your suggestion could make us get better. All the ingredients for the ice cream are shipped directly from Italy. We have the top...More

Reviewed 27 December 2020

Lovely place ! Really enjoyed the friendly staff service. There are so many flavours to choose from. Plus, it is a cat cafe as well!! The environment is so nicely decorated, all related to their lovely cata Will totally come back again when we visit...Rotorua.More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Jay J, General Manager at Gelato Mio Ice Cream, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2020

Thank you for your kind review, see you next time!

Reviewed 22 December 2020 via mobile

You'll find a huge selection of gelato, from fruity, nutty, to fun flavours like bubble gum. It's home made and super yumm!

Date of visit: December 2020
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Jay J, General Manager at Gelato Mio Ice Cream, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2020

Thank you for your kind review, see you next time!

Reviewed 21 December 2020

Absolutely amazing place! The cats are all well looked after and are super friendly.. the gelato is to die for 😍😍 such an awesome vibe within the place! Staff were equally awesome! thank you so much for an incredible and unique experience 😁😁

Date of visit: December 2020
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Jay J, General Manager at Gelato Mio Ice Cream, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2020

Thank you for your kind review, see you next time!

Reviewed 8 December 2020 via mobile

Delicious gelato! Highly recommend a visit. I had Blueberry and it was fantastic. Plenty of flavours to choose from, lovely clean premises with friendly staff. Free wifi too!

Date of visit: December 2020
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Jay J, General Manager at Gelato Mio Ice Cream, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2020

Thank you for your kind review, see you next time!

Reviewed 8 December 2020 via mobile

White chocolate and pancake and maple. Really tasty. A bunch of flavours to choose from and all look great.

Date of visit: December 2020
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Jay J, General Manager at Gelato Mio Ice Cream, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2020

Thank you for your kind review, see you next time!

Reviewed 30 November 2020

Gelato Mio had a massive variety of flavours of ice creams. It was delicious homemade. I really enjoyed mint chocolate chip and my husband loved his coffee flavour.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Jay J, General Manager at Gelato Mio Ice Cream, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2020

Thank you for your kind review, see you next time!

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Yes, Gelato Mio Ice Cream offers takeaway services.

Gelato Mio Ice Cream is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5