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Borgo Pio 179, 00193 Rome, Italy
+39 06 683 2971
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (81 reviews)
“gelateria” (30 reviews)
“gelato” (120 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Borgo Pio 179, 00193 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This Gelato is the best we had in Rome, in fact probably the best ice cream we can remember we have tasted. Both consistency and taste was spot on. You have to go and get this ice cream. It's also the perfect little quiet spot...More

Thank Stinna P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking for a good ice cream shop and after we asked the locals and some good search we found this magnificent pace of art it’s not just normal ice cream shop it’s like living the beautiful traditional Italian life . The workers were...More

Thank Somar E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Near the Vatican, great place to eat an authentic Italian Gelato after the visit. The atmosphere was wonderful and the prices were reasonable.

Thank mariojdosreis
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really cute corner shop near the Vatican. Amazing flavours for cookies, icecreams.. reccomended :)) i had melon& lemon icecream - really good!

Thank Lika M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What else? This is the place to be if you are with your partner in a Sunday afternoon when temperature is high and you're looking for something cool to eat. Few flavors, but you'll find your choice and you won't be disappointed because they all...More

Thank Maggotyler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has some of the best gelato in Rome. Not to be confused with the ice cream shops you see everywhere, displaying their brightly coloured flavours, this is the real deal and 10 times more delcious. Try the pistachio, it's the best we've had!

Thank MangoLycheeA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excelent gelato, great service, nice location and chic interior. A very nice experience. I totally recommend!

Thank Alexandra C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend told me about this place and I went there with my family. I had the pistachio ice cream while others had Chocolate, Hazelnut etc... and everyone enjoyed their ice cream a lot. We came back here the day before we left Rome to...More

Thank Kar C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After 7 days of visiting Rome and trying gelato every day we found this gem near Vatican. A tiny but beautiful gelato shop with one of the best gelato we ever tasted and a relaxing atmosphere. 100% would recommend. By the way, as a bonus,...More

Thank Bogdan V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place yesterday and came back today. Will come back tomorrow before we leave to go back home. Absolutely hands down, it's the BEST. I never, ever like dark chocolate anything and yet I am addicted to this chocolate. So creamy and silky. Oh...More

1  Thank nallisen
Vatican / Borgo
Frocked priests, colorful Swiss Guards, insistent
souvenir shop owners, flag-waving tour guides, and
pilgrims from around the world. This is the Vatican
and Borgo, Rome's most recognized neighbourhood which
acts as Vatican City's front yard. Aside from the
souvenir boutiques and a few food spots, the only
business conducted here is papal. In the daytime, the
tiny medieval sector bustles with holy activity, as
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Questions & Answers
4 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from FerdinandoCer | Property representative |
Just walk in... :-)
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21 January 2015|
Response from Lhealy17 | Reviewed this property |
They open at noon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Borgo Pio 179, 00193 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Vatican / Borgo
  • Neighbourhood: Vatican / Borgo
  • Phone Number: +39 06 683 2971
  • E-mail
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