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Gelateria dei Gracchi

#39 of 761 Dessert in Rome
#223 of 10,471 Places to Eat in Rome
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Prati
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Via Dei Gracchi 272, 00192 Rome, Italy
+39 06 321 6668
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Madrid, Spain
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Real Gelato. Authentic and no frills. Tried a few different Gelato places during our visit and this was the best by far. Full of locals, we were the only tourists there. Pistacho and chocolate mixed together was delicious! Try to make a stop here when you plan on visiting the Vatican or else the location is a bit out of... More 

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Thank Naye M
Orlando, Florida
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I tried this gelateria on the second-to-last day of my trip and I wish I tried it the first so I could go back several times. I got pistachio with dark chocolate and it was amazing.

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Thank MichaP09
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was close to our lodging and decided we needed something sweet after getting pasta wasted. Our experience was not good due to the rudeness of guy that was working that night. The place was empty and when we entered the store, he saw us, disappeared to the back and only came back out when another person walked in. He... More 

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Thank bdet
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of two ice cream shops, one not far from the Vatican just off the busy shopping street Via Cola di Renzo and the other close to Piazza del Popolo. The flavours are superb and it is like simply eating the creamed frozen version of the original. A real competitor to Giolitti....

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Thank CJ-Ispra
Texas
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82 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Based on Anthony Bourdain's recommendation we went to check out this place and it was AWESOME! We have tried a whole bunch of different gelatos, and of course it is all a matter of personal taste but the red plum was AMAZING (not too sweet, a bit tangy)

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Thank maniunchik
Seattle, Washington
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325 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although priced at about a euro more than other ice cream places in the area, Gracchi may well be worth it. The Crema di Pinoli ice cream is particularly delicious and haven't seen that flavor elsewhere.

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Thank freqtrav17
Paris, France
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54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

I visited the second location on Via de Ripetta, near the Piazza del Popolo -- absolutely delicious! I'd recommend the pear and caramel flavor -- unusual and the best gelato I've tried. The chocolate with rum was also excellent.

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Thank aimeekelley
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40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

Worth to visit- traditional Family gelateria with many sorts of icecream- All names are in Italian and English as well. Everything is good looking. We tasted vanilla, cocos, pistachio, cuba -chocolate with rum. We didnt like the chestnut icecream, it was too sweet for us. We can recommend it highly. Locals prefer this place

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Thank krissstynka
NYC
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274 reviews
215 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

The reviews we had read about this gelateria seemed to justify the 30 minute walk from our Trastevere apartment. So after a lovely meal at home, we set out along the Tiber, past the Castel Sant' Angelo and down the Via dei Gracchi. We were not disappointed. The offerings were solid; not the best we have had in Roma but... More 

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Thank EastVillageDenizen
Rome, Italy
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

We visited on a chilly rainy night after dinner so crowds were few, unlike what I read. They had some very unique flavors with some amazingly dark chocolate options. Some of the great flavors we had were pears and ricotta, a cream with Marsala and Apple and cinnamon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$7 - $13
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Dei Gracchi 272, 00192 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Prati
  • Neighborhood: Prati
  • Phone Number: +39 06 321 6668

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Prati

Neighborhood Profile
Prati
Just steps away from the chaos of the center, Prati is the closest Rome gets to calm. Meticulously planned in a neat grid, quite unlike neighboring Borgo, Prati is a local favorite for its aesthetic organization and wide streets lined with a range of boutiques for every shopping fantasy. Nonnis pushing baby carriages and gossiping teens own every inch of the sidewalk, but that’s only during business hours. Once the sun sets, quirky sidestreet bars celebrate aperitivo hour, those evening cocktails that help wash away the tensions of Roman life.
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