10 places with the best gelato in Italy, Rome, Milan, Firenze and Venice
Located in Cassia Vetus ice cream in Loro Ciuffenna (via Setteponti Levante18 / C) next to Arezzo. Imagine an old farmhouse which has been transformed to a family restaurant – are creating one of the best ice creams in Italy. This place is not only a great gelateria, but wine bar, and café as well. True is that variety is not so wide, the family always use the seasonal ingredients and when possible from organic farm. If you in this town, don’t forget to try the Astana di Perella Pratomagno (chestnut) ice cream 🙂 Address: Via Alessandro Manzoni, 9 via Nazario Sauro, 52024 Terranuova Bracciolini AR, Italy
San Giustino Valdarno della Palma
More than 30 years of history, 150 flavours to choose from. This is Gelateria Della
Palma whit perfect location in the centre of Rome. I suggest you to try soy milk ice cream which is the best one I think., because sometimes is not easy to choose from that many kinds. But It is up to you 🙂
Address: Via Della Magdalena, 19-23, 00186 Roma, Italy
Gelateria del Teatro
This gelateria you’ll love not only because of the excellent ice cream, whose flavours they choosing according to the season, but also because of the environment.This pretty cosy gelateria could be one of your favourite ones, it has a nice sitting area outside, so you can watch the city life around while enjoying the delicious ice cream. Any kind from milk chocolate, hazelnut, fig, and almond are just crazy good. Seriously, just try. Address: Via dei Coronary, 65, 00186 Roma, Italy
Since 1900 Giolitti nourishes the taste of perfection. Harmonies of flavour and a great tradition caused that this gelateria is so famous in Italy and abroad as well. Charming Giolitti company has its headquarters near many government buildings. It is quite possible that right here you will meet some high-ranking government official as enjoying his summer afternoon delicious ice cream.
Address: Via deli Uffici del Vicario, 40, 00186 Roma, Italy
La Romana Gelateria
With a long tradition in which you will feel like in a fairy tale. You will enjoy not only the ice cream from the refined flavours, but also the several kinds of special creams that you can wish on top. It’s worthwhile to put the ice cream in a cone because you get a little chocolate on it. One other great advantage is that the service is great and very friendly. Prices are okay and the taste is out of this world ! So that’s why they this gelateria is almost always very busy with locals and tourist out of the door and onto the street waiting in queue.
Address: Piazza Zaninelli, 4, 26900 Lodi LO, Milan
Gelateria Dei Neri
While you are Tuscany, more specificly in Florence, during summer, don forget to try ice cream in Gelateria Dei Neri, which is the best ice cream in Florence. Salted caramel, yoghurt with honey, chocolate and plain yoghurt all this favours are so great that you wont regret to choose any of them.
Address: VIA DEI NERI, 9/11, 50122 FIRENZE, ITALY
One of the reigning gelato champs in Italy. Great ice cream and fair prices too! Definitely recommended. If you are walking around Colosseum, you can easily get there, It’s not a far walk from the Colosseum!
Address: PIAZZA DEGLI ZINGARI, 5, 00184 ROMA, ITALY
Massimo del Gelato
This place is always overcrowded, people are waiting in long queue. No surprise at all why. Because, in this place you can get one of the best ice cream in Milano. While you are in Milan, visit this place and become one of the many happy customers of Gelateria Massimo del Gelato.
Address: Via Ludovic Castelvetro, 18, 20154 MilanoMI, Italy
La Gelateria della Musica
This music-themed La Gelateria della Musica is unique in Italy—it will be not only a great service and ice cream will be a nice experience, but also the great live music. The delicious, fruit flavour ice cream are fantastic, tasting like real fruit. This gelateria is a bit hidden from the tourist part of the city, is located in a small street in a non-touristic area – a bit far, but definitely worth to visit.
Address: Via Giovanni Enrico Pestalozzi, 4, 20143 Milano, Italy
This gelateria with tasty gelato is located in the Rialto area in beutiful and romantic Venice. They’ve got a lot of flavors to choose from and a fancy interior. The best ones are pistachio, mix berries, you can try any of them won´t regret. Address: CALLE DELLA BISSA, 5453, 30124 SAN MARCO, VENEZIA VE, ITALY