« Soccer in Rome: 7 Things I Learned at the Roma-Lazio Game | Main | Five Reasons to Love Spring in Rome »

15 April 2013

TrackBack

TrackBack URL for this entry:
http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a013483a13a94970c017d42cf4af0970c

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference The Best Gelato in Rome: 6 Top Stops:

Comments

Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

Amanda Ruggeri

Hi Mic, we'll have to agree to disagree. The other places in my post use natural ingredients, too, and have lots of flavor! ;-)

Corallina, Fassi and De Angelis are next on my list!

Thanks for stopping by, everyone!

Mic_martinotti

ahaha I'm sorry. You totally got it wrong with San Crispino. It's by far the best gelato you can ever get in rome. 100% natural flavors, real fruit, and so on. The gelato is "lower" on flavor because there are no additives at all. That's how gelato should taste like. But I agree on Giolitti (please do not even compare them!)

Corallina Lopez

La Gelateria del Teatro has now moved (just a few meters, tho) and its place is now taken by the newest pizza al taglio by Gabriele Bonci!
http://www.puntarellarossa.it/2014/01/13/pizza-del-teatro-a-roma-bonci-sbarca-in-pieno-centro/
Btw, I (born & raised in Rome) do think you are missing a couple of spot. Definitely not Giolitti (not my cup of tea) nor Blue Ice (that's would be a blasphemy). But what about Fassi? http://www.palazzodelfreddo.it/ you can't miss that! And if you do happen to be around Villa Ada, you should give a try to the De Angelis traditional cremolato as well http://www.lacasadelcremolato.com/

My_cre8ive

Such a good post! I am obsessed with gelato and have just written a similar post about Venice (although just from a tourists perspective of what I found http://mycreativephotography.co.uk/2013/04/24/best-gelato-in-venice-tips-for-finding-it/).

I will definitely use this next time I am in Rome (although I find it very hard to go anywhere else but Gelateria del Teatro because I don't want to have anything with a lesser standard). However, hoping to get married in Rome next year so will hopefully have a chance to try out some of these.

Amanda Ruggeri

Alison—
Thanks for your comment! We must be talking about different locations of Il Gelato, though; I also passed by this weekend, and the Monte d'Oro location was definitely closed—shop gutted, signs taken off, etc. Strange??? As for Giolitti, it's great to hear they do make their gelato fresh, perhaps I've just had bad luck with the cups I've had! I'll have to give them another shot!

Trina—
Thanks for your comment! Glad you dream of Ciampini, too. It's what I look forward to all year long...

Alison Kurke

I went to Il Gelato last Sunday with friends who live nearby and it was most definitely OPEN. Moms like it because they sell a cheap 1 euro kids cone. Good gelato, but I must disagree about Giolitti. I went on a tour of the kitchen a few years back and that stuff is fresh, freshly made, and awesomely good, especially if timed right to avoid crowds. In an entire morning of tasting (agree 110% about San Crispino) Giolitti's kiwi was my standout favorite of the day.

Trinaenriquez.wordpress.com

I haven't visited most of these except the Il Gelato that just closed, but I dream of Ciampini. The mouth-feel of the gelato is pretty amazing, and the ambiance in that piazza on a warm summer evening—a hushed buzz of people enjoying pre-dinner drinks or some gelato at the end of the day—is just perfect.

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Working...
Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been saved. Comments are moderated and will not appear until approved by the author. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.

Working...

Post a comment

Comments are moderated, and will not appear until the author has approved them.

Become a Fan