Best Gelato in Rome
The weather on a summer day in Rome can be stifling; many a red faced tourist can be seen sweltering under the unforgiving sun. Short of doing your best La Dolce Vita impersonation and jumping into Trevi fountain to cool down the best way to escape the heat is with a gelato. To help you cool down here is our guide to where to get the best gelato in Rome.
I Casruso-This gelateria is located in the heart of centro stoico’s business district and is very popular amongst the business people who work in the area. The reason for its popularity is the quality of their gelati, fresh seasonal fruits are transformed into delicious frozen treats, the lemon and strawberry combination is stunning as is the ever popular pistachio. You can witness gelato being made on the premises and the staff is friendly and helpful. Where: Via Collina 13/15 Price: 2.50€-3.50€
Gelato Per Passione- You will find this gelateria close to Piazza Navona but away from the tourist trail. The selection is limited in comparison with other gelaterias in Rome but that doesn’t stop it from being one of the best. The gelato is very creamy and the flavours is subtle since the owner uses fresh fruit and less sugar to achieve a natural sweetness. Where: Via del Governo Vecchio, 54. Price: 2€-5€
Punto Gelato- Another superb gelateria in Rome, boasting over 48 natural flavours there is sure to be a gelato that you will not like but absolutely love. Ther are the ususal flavours as well as some very different ones such as the buffalo milk with tomato sauce and mint, strange but surprisingly it works. Where: Via dei Pettenari, 43. Price: 1€-5€
L’Arena del Gelato- Right next door to the Vatican, what could be better. Good quality gelato at a reasonable price. Serving a mix of traditional and new flavours this gelateria is sure to keep you coming back for more. Try the Lemon for a super zesty lemon hit or for something different try the passion fruit. Servings here are very generous which is why it makes it onto our list of places to get the best gelato in Rome. Where: Via di Porta Castello, 8/A. Price: 1€-5€.
James – Marketing Team