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La Gelateria Frigidarium

#9 of 9,920 Places to Eat in Rome
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Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
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Via del Governo Vecchio, 112, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 334 995 1184
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Cash Only, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Figidarium house is a classic Italian gelato where tradition and the...
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.
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best gelato in town!

Best gelato in Roma as suggested by the locals! Reasonable prices and tasty authentic flavours. They even let us taste some samples.

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
Susieple
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Burnham, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Romantic
  • Dining on a budget
  • Families with children
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Best gelato in Roma as suggested by the locals! Reasonable prices and tasty authentic flavours. They even let us taste some samples.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

I've lived in Rome for a while, but I had never been to this part of the Rione Parione, close to Piazza Navona. This gelateria is just a modest small hole in a wall, but the long lines outside made me wonder. Good thing I did it, because I enjoyed a whole new level of the gelato experience: strudel ice... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

We took six friends with us to this place after visiting Piazza Navona and everyone thanked us. we had the best gelato in Rome! The price is so reasonable and the serving is very generous. Can't wait to go back for more!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

One of the least interesting ice cream i ever had. If this ia the ice cream of italy then im not interested.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Pay a visit and you would definitely return - like we did. Its the best gelato we had in all of Rome. The crowd outside this place at 10 in the night is proof enough of what you can expect. Its a less than 10 min walk from Piazza Navona. We found the Blueberry Fruit sorbet and Caramel gelato absolutely... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

This gelato was one of the best that we had for the two weeks spent in Italy. Recommended by the VRBO manager as a down the street gelato we would have walked blocks to go here. In fact we often did saying let's wait to get back to Frigidarium. With gelato made on site it didn't disappoint. If you get... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

We were recommended this place by our driver. It didn't disappoint! Absolutely delicious and cheap. I'm sure I paid more when I visited Rome 11 years ago. About 20 flavours to choose from (at a guess, it may actually be more), I tried two and they were both yummy. Only down side was I want able to take my time... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

The best ice cream we had in Italy, perfect spicy ginger, lemony lemon, strong tastes, best cream ever and a beautiful street too.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

We happened to stay near by and had the chance to try this neighborhood ice cream store, it was all way loaded with people and all ways lovely service and fair prices and above all- great gelato !! As a person who tasted 30-40 different gelato stores I feel professional enough to rate this one as one of the top... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

Just the best. We've tried 3 different gelatarias, and this was absolutely the best! Minimum 50% of their homemade sorbet ice cream is real fruit - you can taste it!!!! Will be back for more

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via del Governo Vecchio, 112, 00186 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
  • Neighborhood: Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
  • Phone Number: +39 334 995 1184

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 2 - 5
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Romantic, Dining on a budget, Families with children

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.
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 2:00 am

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