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Carmela's I

2495 E Washington Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91104-2042
+1 626-797-1405
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good11%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (15 reviews)
“brown sugar” (5 reviews)
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2495 E Washington Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91104-2042
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Reviewed 16 July 2018

Came here late one evening to try it out and just beat the line...very popular, and deservedly so with delicious flavors! Plus, they used non-plastic serving bowls and spoons! Yay!

Thank GoBlueTeacher
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Visited this quaint little shop today. Was dying for some good ice cream. And a lot of it. Their two VERY moderate scoops costs 7.95 plus tax. No that’s not a typo. For that i got: 1 scoop espresso- disappointing super imild coffee flavor. Creamy...More

Thank Leslie S
Reviewed 15 February 2018

I love that these small ice cream shops are popping up everywhere around the county. We stopped by after dinner to indulge in a couple of scoops of dessert creaminess. I always like to try different flavors and this time I picked out Mint &...More

Thank Creeping_Death_LA
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

My 7 year old grandson & I gave Carmela's a try. He was not happy went it didn't look like Baskin-Rob or 30-some flavors. It is just a small store front without any bright signs. Interesting flavors and great taste. Even the cones were great....More

Thank lynndds
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Great gelato. Inventive selections. Try the brown sugar vanilla or the pomegranate sorbet. Always a great experience!!

Thank Cape-SoCal
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Carmela's has the best ice cream around. I love all their flavors. They all taste delicious. Could go for some lavender ice cream right now. 😊

Thank Pasa5
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Rich, not too sweet and creamy! Try it. They even have a retro 50s truck that is available in the summer season at local parks.

Thank mjhlee
Reviewed 13 June 2016

We were looking for a place to enjoy ice cream after a hot day of touring; found this one on Trip Advisor. We were impressed with the flavor choices and absolutely delighted with the taste. A little pricey, but clearly a specialty shop. The story...More

Thank Ann W
Reviewed 2 June 2016

My friend and I had been looking forward to coming here for a while. Parking (is there even official parking?) was difficult to locate--we ended up just parking on one of the residential streets behind the block. The shop itself was very small but cozy...More

Thank Kat C
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Don't listen to the negatives here, this is artisan ice cream made from scratch on the premises and is consistently excellent. A great local business that hands down beats any chain, any day.

Thank USBrits
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Open Hours
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  • Address: 2495 E Washington Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91104-2042
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-797-1405
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