Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.


Bulgarini Gelato

749 E. Altadena Dr. (Lake Ave.) Send to Phone
626-791-6174
This family-run gelateria features market-driven selections and traditional Italian classics.


Cuisine

Open
Open Tues.-Sun.
Features

* Click here for rating key



Bulgarini Gelato, Altadena, CA


Operations may be disrupted due to COVID-19. Be sure to contact the restaurant to find out its current status and offerings.


Bulgarini Gelato Restaurant Review

: Leo Bulgarini and wife Elizabeth Foldi followed their passion for gelato to Italy, where they spent two years hunting for a mentor. They found him in a Sicilian village. Two months later, equipped with generations-old knowledge, the couple returned to Altadena and began making market-driven gelato, selling it from a cart in Pasadena: at Caltech, the Laemmle Playhouse 7 and in the courtyard of the Pacific Asia Museum. In 2007, Bulgarini and Foldi graduated to a fixed location in the back of an Altadena strip mall. With more space, they’re able to produce a larger roster of flavors, like distinctive Fragola (strawberry), Zabaglione (custard and Marsala wine), Cremadi Caffè (coffee cream), and even refreshing Arancia Rossa (blood orange) granita. They also offer traditional Italian flavors like Stracciatella and several varieties of chocolate.





Find Takeout and Delivery Restaurants
Takeout & Delivery Restaurants in LA

Many dine-in establishments in Los Angeles Area are temporarily closed, but we've rounded up restaurants that are still offering takeout and delivery.







OUTDOOR DINING | GAYOT.com



Enjoy a meal al fresco at these restaurants with patios.