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Giolitti

#44 of 778 Dessert in Rome
#330 of 10,680 Places to Eat in Rome
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Neighbourhood:
Colonna
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Via Degli Uffici del Vicario 40, 00144 Rome, Italy
+39 06 699 1243
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07:00 - 02:00
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Aylett, Virginia, United States
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went here a few times as our hotel was right around the corner. It's a quick walk from the Pantheon as well. Wonderful gelato! You won't be disappointed.

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Thank John H
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27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We were here twice during our one week stay in Rome and found the ice cream delicious. Served in chocolate covered cones each ice cream (we chose 3 flavours) was almost a meal in itself.

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Thank Michael J
Montgaillard, France
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We decided to have an ice cream here on recommendation and it IS very good . We paid more to ease our aching feet and sit in the seating area. Be aware you can't eat your cone here, you have to order a glass of icecream. It's quite reasonabe though..3 flavours plus cream came to about 7€

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Thank fwendlee
bat yam
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

When wanting to taste gelato this is the place to go.We asked some policemen the directions and they were so impressed that we wanted to go there they personally took us it is certainly the best gelato we have ever tasted.Don't miss out on a visit and the prices are very reasonable too.

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Thank debjane
Greater London, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is Roman institution so the girls insisted we visit. Worth it. The shop is pleasantly old fashioned and you have to buy a ticket before queuing for the ice creams. I chose a small cone which came with two huge scoops of pear and blackcurrant. Delicious, as we're all the other chosen. Go.

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Thank Patrick L
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Make sure to taste the Giolitti ice cream in the beginning of your trip to Rome, because you will definitely will want to taste it again.

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Thank Anna P
Istanbul, Turkey
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38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is an incredible ice cream shop over nearly 50 or more different kinds. You can find all shades of every colour in the showcase. Choosing has never been so difficul :)

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Thank Aralavci
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A great place to get your gelato: there are tons of flavors and each one of them is so real that you don't even notice you are eating ice-cream. In addition there are plenty of pastry choices at this place and a spacious seating area.

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Thank Darina B
Florida
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We asked a taxi driver for a place to have a good icecream and he recommended this one. We were impressed by the multitude of flavours available, but the taste was totally disappointing. Also the the staff was unpolite and disorganised. Spend your money somewhere else and thank me later.

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Thank Glad1ator
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

You can get the best gelato in town! They also have other sweets, not only ice cream. Go and try, its really good!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Cafe
Meals
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 02:00
Monday
07:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 02:00
Thursday
07:00 - 02:00
Friday
07:00 - 02:00
Saturday
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Degli Uffici del Vicario 40, 00144 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Colonna
  • Neighbourhood: Colonna
  • Phone Number: +39 06 699 1243

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Colonna

Neighbourhood Profile
Colonna
Frantic fashionistas, pedicured politicos, goal-oriented tourists, and on-the-go locals cross paths every day in Colonna, a delightful chaos in the very centre of the city. Even though it has some of the city’s loveliest sites—a 2nd century column, Belle Epoque shopping centre, and a magnificent Baroque parliament building—Colonna is not just another pretty face, but the cosmopolitan eye of Rome’s cultural storm. Colonna can safely say it has the best of Rome: museums, boutiques, window displays, restaurants, cafes, and people watching.
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