Key Information

Gelato Village is one of the UK’s leading natural gelato makers. We are Antonio De Vecchi and Daniele Taverna, two passionate foodlovers from Piedmont, Italy. Since 2014, we have been bringing the finest ingredients to Leicester to craft seasonal recipes and unique flavours. The foundation of our gelato is the incredible flavour that comes from our rare breed Leicestershire milk from Belvoir Ridge Creamery.

  • Find out who we are on our About Us page.
  • Want to know why gelato is different from ice cream? Learn more about what gelato is here.
  • Find us on social media. We are very proud of our Trip Advisor track record in particular, being one of the highest ranking Places to Eat in the whole of Leicester. 97% of reviews rate us as Excellent or Very Good.
  • Frequently Asked Questions, including information for people with allergies or following vegan diets are answered here.
  • Read testimonials from our key suppliers, partners and media.

For quotes, high resolution images or interview requests, please contact our Marketing/PR Manager Laura on laura(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)gelatovillage.co.uk

 

Awards

 

Certificate of Excellence – Trip Advisor 2018

Best Gelateria – Finalist English Italian Awards 2018 (winner announced October 2018)

Best Independent Retail – Finalist Niche Magazine 2018

Best Gelateria/Producer – Winner SME News 2018

Best Food Producer – Longlisted BBC Food & Farming Awards 2018

Best Gelato for Bee Happy – 3rd place at Gelato Artigianale Festival, Italy 2017

Certificate of Excellence – Trip Advisor 2017

Best Gelateria/Producer – Winner SME News 2017

Best Gelateria – Finalist English Italian Awards 2017

Great Taste Award – Pistacchio 2 Star Guild of Fine Food 2017

Great Taste Award – Hazelnut 2 Star Guild of Fine Food 2017

Great Taste Award – Almond & Orange 2 Star Guild of Fine Food 2017

Gelato Village win best gelateria in the UK at the Italian Awards.

Certificate of Excellence – Trip Advisor 2016

Local Food Retailer – Highly Commended Leicestershire Tourism Awards 2016

Dessert Parlour of the Year Winner The Food Awards 2016

Great Taste Awards Pistachio 2 Stars Guild of Fine Food 2016

Great Taste Award – Gianduia 2 Star Guild of Fine Food 2016

Great Taste Awards – Stracciatella 1 Star Guild of Fine Food 2016

Great Taste Awards – Dark Chocolate sorbetto 1 Star Guild of Fine Food 2016

Best Gelato for Mango Lassi – 3rd place at Gelato Artigianale Festival, Italy 2016

Best Gelateria – Winner English Italian Awards 2016

Top 10 ice cream parlours in the UK – 6th place Trip Advisor 2015

Certificate of Excellence – Trip Advisor 2015

 

Contact

For more information please contact Laura via our contact form.

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