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Old Bridge Gelateria

#28 of 761 Dessert in Rome
#138 of 10,477 Places to Eat in Rome
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Prati
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Viale Dei Bastioni di Michelangelo 5, 00192 Rome, Italy
+39 328 411 9478
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9:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun 2:30 pm - 2:00 am
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 2:00 am
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Was recommended this place by a friend and paid it a visit after the Vatican museums on a hot day in July. I was not disappointed, the ice cream was amazing! I loved the variety of the flavours. Some I had never seen before. The only reason I can't give it a 5 is because my partner is lactose intolerant... More 

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Thank Melanie C
Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've been going to Old Bridge near the Vatican (on the way from St. Peter's Square to the museum) on visits to Rome for 15 years. It remains the best gelato - and best priced (2 big scoops for 2 euro) I've had in Italy. Definitely make a stop. It's much better than the gelaterias in the center and listed... More 

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Thank dcsusan2016
Bucharest, Romania
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We got to this place by it being reccommended by a family member, who lived in the neighborhood for several years. I tried it 8 years ago and I was amazed. I tried it this year too and found many more options to buy and taste. You can't actually choose from all of them at once, that's why you have... More 

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Thank deedee_davy
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excelent sellers. It could be interesting to be able to pay in Credit Card in order to avoid to go to the bankomat.

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Thank carlos augusto o
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great gelato. Good selection of flavours. For €4 you get 4 flavours. You get a lot of gelato for €4, unlike other places that give you small scoops and that's it. If like me you like ice cream in "reasonable " quantities, you will appreciate this place more than other places that sell ice cream. You will not be disappointed.

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Thank serjpop
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are other gelaterias that get more notoriety but this place is a best kept secret. Easy to find on the way to the Vatican Museum. Just across the street. Gelato is creamy and flavors are intense and delicious. Don't be surprised to see a line down the street. For people in the know, this gelateria worth seeking!

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Thank Julie H
Meridian, Mississippi
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great selection of flavors and a wide variety of sizes in cups and cones. Some of the best gelato I've had. Can't beat the price for the amount you get and the selection.

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Thank robmichael93
Sde Boker, Israel
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amaizing!!! Small place, grate ice cream !!! Interesting flavores and kind people. Grate place for ice cream after vatican!!

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Thank Nadavdh
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9 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

After trying about six gelaterias in Rome, I can conclude this one is the best. For two euros you get a waffle cone, three different ice creams, and an amazing Italian gelato flavour!

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Thank Richard G
San Antonio, Texas
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101 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Went here after eating next door. The service is great and the taste was fantastic. The Nutella is fantastic!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
2:30 pm - 2:00 am
Monday
9:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
9:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
9:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
9:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
9:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viale Dei Bastioni di Michelangelo 5, 00192 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Prati
  • Neighborhood: Prati
  • Phone Number: +39 328 411 9478

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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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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