|Venue name:||Il Laboratorio del Gelato|
188 Ludlow St
|Cross street:||at Houston St|
|Opening hours:||Mon–Thu 7:30am–10pm; Fri, Sat 7:30am–midnight; Sun 10am–10pm|
|Transport:||Subway: F to Lower East Side–Second Ave|
|Price:||Average scoop: $4. AmEx, MC, V|
Il Laboratorio del Gelato offers a huge selection of handmade, small-batch gelato. The kiddos may prefer flavors like dulce de leche, chocolate, passion fruit and watermelon while the grownups might go for orange hibiscus, coconut, bourbon pecan or baileys. The shop also offers super unusual picks like avocado, cashew, earl grey and celery for adventurous eaters.