Boccato Gelato & Espresso

Boccato Gelato & Espresso

Coffee Shop and Café
2719 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201, United States
Hours:
None listed (See when people check in)

People tend to check in during these times:

  • Today
    • 11:00 AM–10:00 PM
  • Mon
    • 3:00 PM–10:00 PM
  • Tue
    • 5:00 PM–10:00 PM
  • Wed
    • 7:00 PM–10:00 PM
  • Thu
    • 1:00 PM–2:00 PM
    • 6:00 PM–10:00 PM
  • Fri
    • 2:00 PM–5:00 PM
    • 7:00 PM–11:00 PM
  • Sat
    • 10:00 AM–11:00 AM
    • 1:00 PM–11:00 PM
Price:
$ $ $ $
Credit Cards:
Yes
Wi-Fi:
Yes
Outdoor Seating:
No
8.4/10

Based on 109 votes

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Total Visitors
1,535
Total Visits
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    Shaalin
    Affogato with banana gelato will blow your mind.(22 Tips)
    Derek F.
    Try the salted caramel, pineapple basil, Chilean peach, or coconut.(2 Tips)
    Amanda C.
    Try a gelato shake with a shot of espresso.(12 Tips)
    Kristen K.
    They have yummy gelato & empanadas too.(3 Tips)
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  • gelato
  • pineapple basil
  • ice cream
  • empanadas
  • affogatos
  • good service
  • great value
  • milkshakes
  • comfortable seats
  • bourbon
  • cozy
  • brownies
  • Oreos
  • quiet
  • coconut
  • chocolate
  • salted caramel
  • fruit
  • beef
  • music
  • Meredith B.

    Good for an after dinner stop for gelato! Try the salted Carmel.

    Meredith Bollinger · 2 weeks ago
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  • John K.

    Many unique gelato flavors, some light food offerings, coffee, comfortable seating, and live music on the weekends!

    John K · April 8
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  • Allison K.

    Salted caramel all the way.

    Allison Kasic · March 30
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  • Katie S.

    I could read here peacefully for hours

    Katie S. · March 19
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  • Peter P.

    Great atmosphere, quiet (at least in Sunday afternoon), good coffee.

    Peter Park · November 3, 2014
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  • Derek F.

    Terrific gelato. Try the salted caramel, pineapple basil, Chilean peach, or coconut. Better deal to get two scoops and split with a friend, even if you only want one scoop.

    Derek Fromson · August 17, 2014
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  • Gabe V.

    The menu is ever changing with a couple of staples. I reccomend trying everything once.

    Gabe Villanueva · August 7, 2014
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  • Neha R.

    The guy who runs the place is a thorough gentleman. Free gelato too.. Great customer service!

    Neha Reddy · June 17, 2014
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  • Lynn Marie F.

    Love, love, LOVE this place!!

    Lynn Marie Franco · May 6, 2014
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  • Kat L.

    Salted caramel with brownie! So good.

    Kat L · March 8, 2014
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  • Erin G.

    Coffee here is great! Why go to Northside Social and fight for a table, when you can relax in the lovely "living room" atmosphere here?

    Erin Graziani · March 7, 2014
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  • Valya S.

    Minty oreo latte is the best coffee thing I have ever had! You must try gelatos - will never find anything like this in the world!

    Valya Shygirt · September 16, 2013
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  • David R.

    The salted caramel gelato is the bomb!

    David Robertson · September 4, 2013
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  • Roshan S.

    Small seating area but it's really cozy. They sell (and brew?) Stumptown coffee and have flat whites / cortados on the menu!

    Roshan Sadanani · September 2, 2013
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  • Bella B.

    They sell Julia's Empanadas here! The Saltenas is the best one! ☺

    Bella Belou · August 31, 2013
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  • Aalya A.

    Feels like home

    Aalya Alajaji · August 18, 2013
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  • Lisa W.

    Great Gelato! I will come back and try the espresso!

    Lisa Wilcox · July 13, 2013
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  • Shaalin

    Affogato with banana gelato will blow your mind. Do it.

    Shaalin · June 22, 2013
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  • Meghal S.

    One of the grt gelato, second best after I had it in forums mall las Vegas. Pistachio rocks

    Meghal Shah · May 12, 2013
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  • Melody

    They keep the dining, sitting area uncomfortably cold. Friends and I also spotted a mouse up on the rafters.

    Melody · March 10, 2013
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  • Kika

    The salted caramel is HEAVY on the salt. Wouldn't recommend it unless you have a taste for salty hot milk.

    Kika · February 3, 2013
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  • Banz

    Nutella latte is great!

    Banz · November 17, 2012
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  • Sarah O.

    During the winter be sure to dress warmly if you'll be staying for any length of time. It is freezing in here!

    Sarah O · November 15, 2012
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  • Patrick P.

    What's better than a milkshake? A geltao shake!

    Patrick Pho · October 26, 2012
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  • Bonnie

    Julia's Empanadas!!!!

    Bonnie · September 30, 2012
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  • Colin J.

    The dark chocolate gelato is spectacular! Go for coffee and gelato.

    Colin Jevens · July 12, 2012
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  • Cyrus R.

    I'm a mint chocolate chip guy myself (for ice cream and gelato) but their chocolate coffee flavor is pretty on point too.. Good espressos too

    Cyrus Roepers · July 8, 2012
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  • Courtney A.

    Their Nutella Lattes are literally the greatest thing ever.

    Courtney Arzu · May 5, 2012
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  • Courtney A.

    As a coffee afficiando I can say that this is the best coffee shop around. I also highly reccomend ther hot chocolate.

    Courtney Arzu · April 15, 2012
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  • Sarah O.

    The Beef empenada is the best one. If the Bourbon Vanilla & Raisin gelato is available, take it! Totally delish!

    Sarah O · April 14, 2012
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  • Megan P.

    Great gelato. The toasted almond iced tea was pretty good too. Awesome home-y feel -- definitely stop in!

    Megan Pagado · April 13, 2012
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  • Martin K.

    Hard to get a seat because of all the study hall seat hogs

    Martin Kalfatovic · February 26, 2012
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  • Lu D.

    Mint chocolate chip is awesome!

    Lu Duong · January 27, 2012
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  • Rick J.

    They accept check cards now. They swipe it through an iPad. There is an ATM in the store if you'd like to use cash.

    Rick Jones · January 10, 2012
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  • Kristen K.

    Great freshly roasted coffee brewed in front of you. They have yummy gelato & empanadas too. Lovely staff there. Look for the owner's dog, Buddy!

    Kristen K · December 11, 2011
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  • Kristin I.

    Great gelato!

    Kristin Iden · November 13, 2011
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  • Samuel S.

    They are adventurous and creative, always coming up with new flavors. Plus they have delicious lucuma ice cream, need I say more?

    Samuel Silva · October 21, 2011
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  • Rachel D.

    The salty carmel latte is amazing. If you are in the area stop by!

    Rachel DiCaro · August 29, 2011
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  • Luciana

    They only take cash... Well worth it but heads up!

    Luciana · August 28, 2011
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  • Daya T.

    Get the Oreo buscatti!

    Daya Tennille · August 19, 2011
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  • Amanda C.

    Try a gelato shake with a shot of espresso.

    Amanda Carlson · July 22, 2011
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  • Anisha A.

    The flavors do keep changing.. It's open till 11 ish! :)

    Anisha Agarwala · July 9, 2011
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  • DistrictBean

    Grab some Stumptown as either espresso or pour over, then get a bag to take home.

    DistrictBean · July 4, 2011
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  • TJ G.

    I would avoid the mint chocolate chip. Get the banana flavor.

    TJ Gioconda · May 28, 2011
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  • Anthony I.

    It is all about the pistachio gelato!

    Anthony Istrico · March 16, 2011
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  • Wendy C.

    Get the maple spice latte made by Virginia! Yum!

    Wendy Christensen · November 4, 2010
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  • Maria V.

    Dark Chocolate Sorbet is the best thing you'll ever have.

    Maria Vogelei · September 25, 2010
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  • Foodie C.

    Gelato great! Coffee inconsistent depends on Barista. Service is great. Keep clear of the Manager/owner he seems to be upset most evenings.

    Foodie Critic · July 31, 2010
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  • Alicia G.

    Get the pineapple basil. You won't regret it.

    Alicia G · June 6, 2010
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  • Emily D.

    Delicious gelato! They occasionally update their Facebook to let everyone know the newest flavors. Read more

    Emily Davis · June 5, 2010
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