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Il Gelatone

Via Dei Serpenti 28, 00184 Rome, Italy
+39 06 482 0187
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gelato” (103 reviews)
“ice cream” (58 reviews)
“gelateria” (19 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Via Dei Serpenti 28, 00184 Rome, Italy
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1 - 10 of 238 reviews

Reviewed 2 November 2018

We were walking back from a visit to the Coliseum and stopped here for some refreshing gelato. The selection and flavours are amazing and are reasonably priced. The staff is very friendly

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Joseph G
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

We visited here after a long afternoon of exploring around the forum area. It’s only a few blocks away and definitely worth the short walk. They had many flavors of vegan gelato available, I got the salted caramel which was divine! It was a treat...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SophieTRR
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

I tried a couple of places in Rome for gelato including giolitti and this was by far my favorite. We got gelato there 4 out of 5 nights while visiting Rome. My favorite was the pistachio and hazelnut. My son loved the Nutella, cherry and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank potenza2304
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

After looking at the reviews me and my partner decided to stop in here to get some vegan ice cream on the way home. What a mistake that was, none of the staff members really spoke English and therefore could not tell me what the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Nikki P
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Stopped here each evening after eating in the Colosseum area. Huge selection of flavours, including a wide selection of vegan gelato. E2.50 to E4.50 pricing which seems alot but is worth every cent! Portions are generous, fresh and smooth. Well worth stopping here after a...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank adrian g
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We found this place while wandering away from the coliseum and it was a great place to stop for an ice cream. We timed it well, and found no queue when we arrived but this stacked up quite quickly. The ice cream was tasty and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Axelted
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

We had the best double pistachio gelato at this place. It is tucked away from the beaten path but the service and quality of gelato is excellent. Unlike other rip off places, they don’t charge medium and give you small or when you ask for...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank HWLHR
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Just walked past, went in and the biggest problem is deciding what amazing flavour to go for. Good price for brilliant ice cream... If you are nearby make sure you go here

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank PaulFogg
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Compared to other gelato we've had, this is the best but what really made them stand out today was the service. We bought the large cup and accidentally turned it over on the table. Being a germaphobe, I couldn't eat it and just ordered another...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank cindyannsmith
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

I have had A LOT of gelato and this place takes the cake!! So many vegan options!!!!!!!! I had vegan Nutella, pistachio and caramel choc! Absolutely incredible!!! Can not wait to go back! Staff were very helpful and understood what vegan meant.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank GraceTh
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Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Dei Serpenti 28, 00184 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Monti
  • Neighbourhood: Monti
  • Phone Number: +39 06 482 0187
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