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Charlie's Gelato Garden

COVID-19 Update: This restaurant is only available for takeaway or delivery at this time.

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New Zealand
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for gelato on the way back from matakana. So many favours to choose from. The staff are so patient because we all took so long too choose. Recommend for everyone to stop buy for an ice cream treat. Just up sharp rd...from the main road and heaps of parking at the back.More

Date of visit: April 2022
Reviewed 16 January 2022

Delicious ice cream with so many options. We also got the pizza which was great. I would recommend going early for oizza as they were so good they were sold out by 5.30pm! It was so good we went twice!

Date of visit: January 2022
Reviewed 25 January 2021

This is becoming a pilgrimage of our trips north from Auckland. These guys know how to think of the details. This weekend as well as our usual icecream stop they were giving away grapes from their back yard.

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 5 January 2021

Charlie's Gelato was amazing over 40 flavours to choose from. Very reasonably priced. Very friendly staff. Didn't try the pizza but they sure looked good.

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 4 January 2021 via mobile

This was such a nice discovery going back from Warkworth to Auckland. Come here for amazing pizza and even better gelato!!! Like: 1. A laid back, charming restaurant with a chill out vibe .. some seating in the front and back and what looked like...either a grapevine garden or berry garden in the back where people could layout a mat to enjoy pizza, coffee and some gelato. 2. What greets you as you enter is the gelato counter and this place has good gelato where you can share 4 scoops in different flavors in a small but decent sized sharing bowl for only $9.90. Lots of interesting flavors and from the awards on the wall, it looks like they’ve won awards for their strawberry and liquorice flavours. 3. Love the pizza oven at the back. It looks almost like a makeshift booth but it has a proper stone oven where they make large 24 inch thin crust (my fav) pizzas to share - love their caramalised onion pizzas that start from about $22. 4. Good coffee and help yourself to the bottles of water lying around. Great stopover and will definitely revisit next time we are in the area.More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 24 November 2020

We went there as a group of families with kids to try their gelato and found out about the wood fired pizza as well and tried that as well. Pizza was not as good as we thought it would be but gelato and other frozen...desserts were nice. We liked different flavors. Kids enjoyed eating dessert sitting under the tree. We bought a few other treats from the store for later.More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 2 November 2020 via mobile

The Best Ice Creams in the District are Here And. Great Courtyard out Back as well And the Pizzas are Delicious

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 11 July 2020 via mobile

Lots of flavours to choose from - we loved the peanut butter and apple crumble flavours. The teenager didn’t love the strawberry gelato but only because it has actual strawberry pieces in it! The single serves are generous. Coffee was good too

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 28 February 2020 via mobile

Excellent quality ice cream and sorbet. Great for anyone with a sweet tooth. So much choice. Great quality. Ideal place to visit on a hot day; any sort of day actually. Very popular. Lovely seating area outside. Perfect place to indulge and over indulge!

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 31 January 2020 via mobile

Excellent gelato, very good wood fired pizza. Got the strawberry since it was an award winning gelato. Yum. Would go again and again if we lived here!

Date of visit: January 2020
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Yes, Charlie's Gelato Garden offers takeaway services.

Charlie's Gelato Garden is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5