We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

La Gelateria Frigidarium

#7 of 779 Dessert in Rome
#15 of 10,808 Places to Eat in Rome
Certificate of Excellence
Neighbourhood:
Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Get directions
Via del Governo Vecchio 112, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 334 995 1184
Website
Today
10:00 - 01:00
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 - 01:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

3,953 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 1,658: English reviews
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very nice gelato, recommended by an Italian colleague. Upon checking I noticed it is one of the top Gelateria's on TripAdvisor, this is the most central one.

Helpful?
Thank Jae L
Prague, Czech Republic
1 review
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

FRIGIDARIUM! This was easily the best gelato of my life. Got three scoops in a cone - the frigidarium (comes with a cookie!), tiramisu, and ricotta and blueberries, glazed with dark chocolate, aka the stuff that dreams are made of. Highly recommend this combination, it was honestly lowkey lifechanging. Eating it was one of the highlights of my entire trip... More 

Helpful?
Thank cindeedeee
Level Contributor
8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent gelato which you can have dipped in either white or dark chocolate. Expect a line. They have excellent chocolate fondant, nocci, tiramisu, Nutella. Most of the flavors are gluten free and they have gluten free cones.

Helpful?
Thank Janet H
Salmiyah, Kuwait
Level Contributor
83 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is your place to go then. Enjoy the best gelato you can have in Rome. We have been advised by someone to go there if we want to taste the best gelato in town and it didn't disappoint us.. what a tasty cone :)

Helpful?
Thank H M
Mansfield, Texas
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

we would literally eat here 2 times a day while staying in rome. and don't think we didn't try others that were highly ranked and this one is by far the best. large portions for a fair price, don't get discouraged by the line, it will move fast. but the line should say something about the quality.

Helpful?
Thank j_jester78
Woodbury, Connecticut
Level Contributor
9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Best quality gelato that we had on our trip and we had it once or twice per day, loved the dripped in chocolate dark or white

Helpful?
Thank James K
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
86 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I visited this ice-cream shop with my fiancé. There was a huge queue and it was pretty late so this told us that it was going to be good and it was! It was my first experience of pistachio gelato and it was so tasty – so nice and creamy! There was a choice of having your gelato dipped in... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jade D
Danang
Level Contributor
38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Huge helpings, wide variety of flavours, all potentially chocolate coated if you prefer. There's always a line, but it doesn't take long to get what you want!

Helpful?
Thank aihammond
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the best ice cream we ate in Rome!! So amazing, so worth it and so good for a good price. We have been to all high rated ice cream shops in Rome, but this one was so divine!! Go and enjoy the ice cream!!

Helpful?
Thank michelina t
Level Contributor
20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have sampled many different flavours of ice Cream across many different gelateria in Rome and this one far outstrips them. The queue can be long but worth the wait - and very reasonable at the price. All flavours tried by the family were a hit but I love the raspberry the best!

Helpful?
Thank Jo H

Travellers who viewed La Gelateria Frigidarium also viewed

 

Been to La Gelateria Frigidarium? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$4
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Cash Only, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 01:00
Monday
10:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 01:00
Thursday
10:00 - 01:00
Friday
10:00 - 01:00
Saturday
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Governo Vecchio 112, 00186 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
  • Neighbourhood: Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
  • Phone Number: +39 334 995 1184
Description
Figidarium house is a classic Italian gelato where tradition and the search for new flavors are always accompanied by the choice of quality ingredientsThe customer service is not limited to the essential, but try to convey the passion and attention that we have in the laboratory to produce our ice cream.

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of La Gelateria Frigidarium and other visitors
5 questions
Ask a question
Reading, United Kingdom
over a year ago
over a year ago

See all questions (5)

Questions? Get answers from La Gelateria Frigidarium staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori

Neighbourhood Profile
Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
With three of Rome’s most beloved piazzas within a five-minute walk of each other, the Navona/Pantheon/Campo area may be the prettiest and most picturesque area of the city. Join the beautiful throngs hanging out in cafes, boutiques, art galleries, and wine bars, or peek at a neighbourhood museum or monument. If you want nonstop movida, the streets here are busy with chic bicyclists and Vespa drivers, street vendors, merchants, and locals. There is no rhyme or reason to its winding streets and there's something to see around every corner, so take pleasure in a spontaneous wander.
Explore this neighbourhood