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Amazing Jewish Pastries! Must Visit!!!

Putting it simply, I love this place. I went here at least five times when I was in Rome, and it... read more

Reviewed July 15, 2018
cuisinec0nn0isseur
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A little expensive but delicious

It is not easy to find this place, it’s in a corner in the Jewish Ghetto, I used google maps to... read more

Reviewed June 19, 2018
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Jul 15, 2018
“Amazing Jewish Pastries! Must Visit!!!”
Jun 19, 2018
“A little expensive but delicious”
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Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Putting it simply, I love this place. I went here at least five times when I was in Rome, and it was great every time. The bakery is unmarked, but it is right next to Kosher Cakes at the end of the long street of...More

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Reviewed June 19, 2018

It is not easy to find this place, it’s in a corner in the Jewish Ghetto, I used google maps to find it. I tried the ricotta & chocolate cake, it was delicious, they sell by weight, for a slice of this cake I payed...More

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Reviewed June 16, 2018

There’s no signage on this little corner shop that has an unfurled awning above its narrow door. Therefore, unless there’s a line of people to indicate that there’s something inside worth queuing for, it’s easy to pass this no-frills pasticceria by as I have done...More

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Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

When we arrived there was a line of people waiting to get in. They all came for the famous cakes. We took two portions, and we were quite surprised by the price (see reciept below). It's tasty when hot and fresh. one portion will do...More

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Reviewed March 21, 2018

I made a mistake and asked for pizza and got a very harsh response. Pizza dolce is what they do here - seems it’s available later in the day. So instead I bought some macaroons and ricotta cake. I have never had cake as good...More

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Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

It’s like traveling in time. Walking in this magnificent establishment the smell instantly starts working on the taste buds. They have a dry fruit, and pine nut pastry, so incredible that I ask any one I know heading to Rome, to bring back a doggy...More

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Reviewed December 8, 2017 via mobile

This bakery is deceptive...it's on the corner of an ancient building that doesn't look like it could produce anything of note...it has no sign outside except for the qroup of people eagerly awaiting their turn to purchase the delicious cakes...It's also very small but the...More

2  Thank Erica M
Reviewed June 9, 2017

A seasoned traveler very familiar with Rome told me about Pasticceria Boccione. She said we MUST try the crostata di ricotta (ricotta cake), which proved to be a melt in my mouth slice of heaven. This bakery is located in the old Jewish Quarter of...More

2  Thank 3kittyk
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

When asked about traditional Roman (Jewish) foods our tour guide pointed out a tiny bakery in the old Ghetto and told us that you could not get more authentic than the Pizze that they sell there. This bakery doesn't have a sign outside but there...More

2  Thank Howard R
Reviewed May 15, 2017

Read the New York Times article from a few years back about this legendary Bakery located in the Jewish Ghetto and then just go. Buy some Pizza Ebraica, and anything else they sell. You'll be glad you did! It's within a block Nonna Betta and...More

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Ghetto
The mini-neigborhood Ghetto holds tight to its
reputation as a stand-alone area thanks to its nearly
300-year history as the home to Rome’s Jewish
community. Times changed in the 20th century, but the
tiny area still retains its mix of tradition,
community, and history. Ancient and medieval
architectural design frames apartments, bakeries,
shops, and restaurants. Friends and families are the
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Mon 8:00 am - 7:00 pm Tue 8:00 am - 7:00 pm Wed 8:00 am - 7:00 pm Closed now Thu 8:00 am - 7:00 pm Fri 8:00 am - 1:00 pm Sat Closed Sun Closed
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