Gelato Joe’s….. we are not just an ice cream/gelato shoppe…. Our customers say we are “the best kept secret in Foley, Alabama”!
Gelato Joe’s is a warm and inviting casual dining restaurant offering paninis, sandwiches, salads, soups, Italian favorites, gelato, and homemade desserts. We offer quick service lunch and a full dinner service. Our food is made fresh in the restaurant from authentic recipes. We’re one of the highest rated restaurant on Yelp in our local area.
It all started in 1985 in the small town of Century, Florida when Joe Lasala and Brian Toscano opened a Philadelphia style deli and sandwich shop (The Sandwich Deli) which is still owned and operated by Joe’s brother Paul and his family. After returning north two years later to open another family deli just outside Philadelphia, PA followed by a salon and spa in Southern New Jersey, they relocated to Baldwin County in 2007 and decided to bring all of the homemade specialties to the Gulf Coast with “GELATO JOE’S”!!!!!!!
We are definitely the place for your above average “foodie”! At Gelato Joe’s we have over thirty different varieties of panini’s, hoagies, sandwiches and wraps. Every day we have healthy salads and homemade soups. Our lunch specials include Italian meatball sandwiches, Philadelphia cheese-steak paninis, ravioli and pasta dishes. Or get a sandwich or wrap made just the way you want. We have a variety of dinners specials and everyday “All -You-Can-Eat-Pasta” is available for $10. You’ll definitely have to check out our full menu before making a choice.
Be sure to save room for our desserts. Daily, we have homemade cakes, cheesecake, bread pudding, cannolis, and more. We have 24 flavors of authentic Italian gelato – it is 93% fat free. Get it in a cup, on a cone, or as a shake. Or try some of our fine Italian cookies with a cup of “Joe.”
Or take a step outside onto Joe’s Tiki Bar and experience a little “Island Time”. Hang out with your friends, or enjoy your dinner in our outdoor seating. We offer signature martinis, 20 different draught and bottled beers, wine, or anything else you might be interested in. Happy hour is from 4-7pm and features $4 well drinks, $2.50 beer, and $1 off appetizers. Karaoke begins nightly at 7pm. And we have some special deals on Tuesdays for Ladies Night. Our full-service selection is available whether you’re dining inside or out. Joe’s Tiki Bar is open Monday-Friday till 10pm or later.
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A special thanks to all of you for voting us “Best of Baldwin County” for lunch!!!