IL Gelato is Proud to be Home of the Gelato Team USA!
The Culinary Gelato Team USA lead by Honolulu chef and business owner of IL Gelato Hawaii Dirk Koeppenkastrop from IL Gelato Hawaii scored first place in the ice sculpture discipline during the Gelato World Cup in Italy. Koeppenkastrop, Gelato Master and Team Captain has also been successful in one of the most difficult disciplines – the Mystery Box – and secure a 3rd place for the team.
Go Team USA!
Gift Cards are now available at our retail locations – or online here
IL Gelato Café – Kahala Mall & Haleiwa North Shore Marketplace
Come and visit our two busy retail locations. Enjoy our amazing gelato in freshly baked cones or spectacular coppas (Italian sundaes). We offer a broad gelateria style menu with Italian coffeespecialties, smoothies, Acai and Pitaya Bowls, Belgian Waffles and amazing Crepes.
Our gelato is authentic and so is our coffee. We serve one of Italians best barista coffee – Illy.
Visit us in Haleiwa in the North Shore Marketplace (right next to Cholo’s) or at Kahala Mall (center stage)!
IL Gelato Café Haleiwa
IL Gelato Café Kahala
IL Gelato Hawaii Awards:
2016 Gelato World Cup, Team USA, Team Captain – Gelato Master
2015 Best of Honolulu “Hall of Fame” Award, Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt
2015 Best of Honolulu Award, Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt
2014 Best Gelato, Honolulu Magazine
2014 Best of Honolulu Award, Ice cream & Frozen Yogurt
2014 Gelato World Cup, Team USA Member – Gelato Master
2013 Best of Honolulu Award, Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt
Natural • Local • Authentic
Congratulations Dirk for being the Team Captain and Gelato Maker of the 2014 & 2016 Gelato Team USA!