We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Gelateria La Romana

Via Raffaello 1 | 61029, Urbino, Italy
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #7 of 78 restaurants in Urbino
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $3 - $8
Cuisines: Italian, Ice Cream, Creperie
Good for: Local cuisine
Description: La Romana ice cream parlour was born in the heart of the historic centre of Rimini in 1947, receiving the name of the founder’s daughter. A few years later Vito Zucchi, progenitor of the family, took over the enterprise. Thanks to his fervent creativity and the use of a few ingredients then available, he created a wide range of high-quality flavours which are still made in our stores today.For this reason, we offer traditional flavours made exclusively with selected products, following old recipes of the past.
Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Description: La Romana ice cream parlour was born in the heart of the historic centre of Rimini in 1947, receiving the name of the founder’s daughter. A few years later Vito Zucchi, progenitor of the family, took over the enterprise. Thanks to his fervent creativity and the use of a few ingredients then available, he created a wide range of high-quality flavours which are still made in our stores today.For this reason, we offer traditional flavours made exclusively with selected products, following old recipes of the past.
Write a Review

105 reviews from our community

81% Recommend
    50
    36
    13
    3
    3
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Hadddonfield NJ
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

When in Italy, we try to eat gelato at least twice a day—it's far superior to anything we can get in the USA. In Italy, most gelaterias we've tried are either good or really good. La Romana falls in the "really good" category. Definitely worth a visit!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rome, Italy
Top Contributor
103 reviews 103 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

a nice place in the middle of urbino, with an incredible variety of tastes, i love White nutella with nuts, but every taste is delicious. Pay attention 2 scoops are really big and if you want to try 3 scoops it s necessary to be ready for all that sweet.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brookline, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
248 reviews 248 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013 via mobile

This place was great. For 1.80 euros I got two scoops of the most amazing gelato. What looked like dark chocolate and another scoop of grandma's cookie flavor. Fantastic, one of the best gelatos of my life.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Poznan, Poland
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

The best ice cream I have ever had (pistacchio and nociola)!!! Now no ice cream tastes good in comparison with their ice cream. I recommed it to everyone - you will not regret having tried some of their tastes.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Leerdam, The Netherlands
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013

Great flavors, made of organic milk. The waitess made an effort to understand our poor Italian and was kind. Pleasantly surprised by the price too!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Southampton, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

Excellent Italian Ice Cream, where I believe you can now get just as good pasta, pizza and other Italian foods in England now you still can't beat going to the source for the Ice Cream (weather helps!). Enjoyed a variety of flavours over several visits. Chocolate was stunning as were some of the more fruity flavours which I am not... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Netherlands
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2012

I am not really into icecream, but you can't be in Italy without having some. So we went to this Gelateria at the central square and I chose the dark chocolate icecream...... it is heaven! My friend told me the zuppa Inglese was also terrific.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Gelateria La Romana also viewed

Urbino, Province of Pesaro and Urbino
Urbino, Province of Pesaro and Urbino
 
Urbino, Province of Pesaro and Urbino
Urbino, Province of Pesaro and Urbino
 
Urbino, Province of Pesaro and Urbino
Urbino, Province of Pesaro and Urbino
 
Urbino, Province of Pesaro and Urbino
Urbino, Province of Pesaro and Urbino
 
Urbino, Province of Pesaro and Urbino

Been to Gelateria La Romana? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Gelateria La Romana, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing