Where can you eat the best ice cream in St. Petersburg
Sunday, 10 August 2014 03:08

Where can you eat the best ice cream in St. Petersburg

Eat the best ice cream in St. Petersburg

During these hot days in summer, there is nothing better than a nice ice cream to enjoy. In this city you will find a few places where you can try the most natural delicious ice cream. It is prepared with only traditional recipes and only the freshest ingredients:

Cafe Venezia Venice 

"Venice" (Venezia Cafe) was one of the first places to offer the most delicious homemade ice cream. Ceramic tiles in pastel colors, Venetian plaster, arched windows, beautiful scenery, and a neat bar, similar to a multi-layer cake - this cafe is very cozy. Visitors will see a large selection of all kinds of ice cream and sorbet with many nonstandard varieties. All ice cream and desserts are prepared here. 

Address: Nevsky Prospect, 107. 

Business hours: Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 23:00; Sat-Sun from 12:00 to 23:00. 


Da Albertone Da Albertone

Italian restaurant "Da Albertone" features some of the best homemade ice cream in the city. Chef Luca Pellino prepares for visitors a huge amount of yummy traditional desserts. Great homemade ice cream comes in combination with fruit, chocolate and nuts, and the variations of flavors are limited only by a flight of fancy. 

Address: Millionnaya Street, 23.

Business hours: Sunday to Thursday from 11:00 to 23:00; Fri-Sat from 11:00 to 01:00. 


Little Italy Little Italy

"Little Italy" on Italianskaya Street is sure to please visitors with great homemade ice cream. You can try any refreshing dessert or ice cream, which can be taken in a cup or waffle cone. 

Address: Italianskaya Street, 10

Business hours: Mon-Thu from 11:00 to 24:00; Fri-Sun from 11:00 to 01:00 


Кафе Вкусные Штучки Tasty Little Things (Vkusniye Shtuchki)

This place is on Petrogradskaya and this ice cream stands out for its well-known and delicious homemade goodies. There are not so many items on the menu but there are many variations of ice cream and sorbet, which is homemade and delicious. This is the only place in the city where you can try blueberries with thyme; Gorgonzola, honey and pine nuts or pecans in maple syrup. This entire splendor is made from natural products and on their own time-tested recipe. 

Address: Bolshoi Prospect Petrogradskaya side 16/1 (entrance from the street Krasnogo Kursanta) 

Business hours:  Daily from 10:00 to 21:00 


Сhocolate bar Chocolate Bar

"Chocolate bar" is known for its homemade chocolate ice cream and its other types of chocolate infused treats. Choice of varieties is not so big, but there is a ton of toppings you can add to your dessert such as:  M&M's, wafer chips, gelatin bears, confetti and much more would be a great addition to delicious ice cream. 

Address: Shopping Center "Leto" at Pulkovskoe shosse and in Shopping center "Pearl Plaza" (Zhemchuzhina Plaza) at Peterhof shosse.


Северянин Severyanin

This is perhaps the most expensive place to consume great homemade ice cream in the city, but it will be worth it when you find homemade ice cream of Borodino bread. Rumor has it that it is prepared without milk and cream, and yet it is known that black bread ice cream is a favorite among locals.

Address: Stolyarniy pereulok, 18

Business hours: 12:00 to 00:00, the kitchen is open until 23:00


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