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Gelateria La Romana

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Dessert, Italian, Ice Cream, Creperie
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Corso Milano, 83 | Ang. Via Del Livello, 7, 35139 Padua, Italy
+39 049 799 5625
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: La Romana gelato parlour was born in the heart of the historic centre of...
La Romana gelato 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.
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Good for:
Families with children
Reservations
Delivery
Late Night
Dessert

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  • 345
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  • 105
    Very good
  • 26
    Average
  • 20
    Poor
  • 14
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
The best gelato I've tried

From all the gelaterías in Italy, this one is the best for me. Ice cream is simply delicious! I also like that there's a plenty of space inside, and you can sit at the table while eating the ice cream.

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 18, 2015
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Novosibirsk Oblast, Russia
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  • Families with children
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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Novosibirsk Oblast, Russia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

From all the gelaterías in Italy, this one is the best for me. Ice cream is simply delicious! I also like that there's a plenty of space inside, and you can sit at the table while eating the ice cream.

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Padua, Italy
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

La Romana is always a guarantee, it doesn't matter what you will choose: everything is excellent! Enjoy!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

I'm from four years in Padua and I try almost all ice cream shops. At La Romana was the best ice cream that I eat it. Have also a good price. You really have to try it.

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

A different kind of ice cream, wide selection, good service and friendly staff. Ice Cream was very good but tends to melt easily.

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Padova, Italia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

lately known as one of the best ice-cream in Padua.. i've tried it a couple of times, and I must say it's nothing special. Flavors are too sweet, and it is not homemade at all. there are many better

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Moscow, Russia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Lord!!!! this ice cream is so delicious that you can swallow tongue! It's really something special. I tried ice cream in different places of Italy. And this is the best!

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Albignasego, Italy
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

a little on the fatty side, but outrageous flavors (ricotta ice cream with caramelized figs). got to be one of the best, if not the best in town.

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Padua, Italy
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939 reviews 939 reviews
471 restaurant reviews
483 helpful votes 483 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

My Darling loves his gelato . The gelato here is seriously delicious. The chocolate deep and rich ...the pistachio light and genuinely flavoured. The yoghurt unctuous and divine. what more is there to say.

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Vicenza, Italy
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39 reviews 39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

The icecream is delicious! The best in the city. Many flavors of the typical Italian ice cream tradition. It's a must, don't miss it...

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College Station, Texas, United States
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8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

This gelato shop was right across the street from our hotel and it couldn't have been more perfect. This gelato is AMAZING!!! Very creamy, soft, and delicious. I was here for a weekend and went here every night after dinner. The flavors I loved were stracciatella and dark chocolate. Highly recommend if in Padua!!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Corso Milano, 83 | Ang. Via Del Livello, 7, 35139 Padua, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Padua  >  Padua
  • Phone Number: +39 049 799 5625

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 2 - 5
  • Cuisine: Dessert, Italian, Ice Cream, Creperie

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

La Romana gelato 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.

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