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Pasticceria Boccione

Via del Portico d'Ottavia 1, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 06 687 8637
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YOU'VE 'GOTTA' KNOW IT'S THERE

There’s no signage on this little corner shop that has an unfurled awning above its narrow door... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Lynnie B
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Chandigarh, India
"pizza-dulce" tasty but pricey

When we arrived there was a line of people waiting to get in. They all came for the famous cakes... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
Ayala E
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Hanoi, Vietnam
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“YOU'VE 'GOTTA' KNOW IT'S THERE”
15 Apr 2018
“"pizza-dulce" tasty but pricey ”
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Via del Portico d'Ottavia 1, 00186 Rome, Italy
Ghetto
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+39 06 687 8637
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Reviewed 3 days ago

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 16 April 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 21 March 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 30 December 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

Thank Dan G
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Reviewed 9 December 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
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Reviewed 10 June 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
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Reviewed 4 June 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
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Reviewed 15 May 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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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We arrived at the bakery around 930 and were greeted with the most delicious smells wafting out of the doorway. We purchased a variety of items including a generous slice of ricotta cake they have two choices with chocolate or with cherries, we decided on...More

4  Thank Dibfamily4
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Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We've been here now for the second time, just for only the pizza ebraica. Delicious! Fantastic cake with raisins, fruits etc and a little burned on purpose. You really should taste it!

2  Thank Ron M
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Ghetto
The mini-neigbourhood 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
...More
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