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Old Bridge Gelateria

Viale Dei Bastioni di Michelangelo 5, 00192 Rome, Italy
+39 328 411 9478
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“gelato” (576 reviews)
“ice cream” (305 reviews)
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Viale Dei Bastioni di Michelangelo 5, 00192 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My family whole heartedly agreed that this is the best gelato we’ve tasted this entire trip. I cannot recommend this enough! The hazelnut flavor was my favorite.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank BingoWingz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Creamy and delicious!! I googled the best gelateria and came across Old Bridge. Not easy to find at the moment because of contruction work going on in front of the shop. It was freezing cold but we enjoyed the gelato!! When visiting the Vatican this...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank lovetravel84
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious gelato. Need to say more?! I would return tomorrow. Many flavors; we enjoyed caramel and oreo.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank andrewbrafford
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Their gelato is smooth and harmonious. I had yogurt bianco, pistaccio, and amarane(cherie..yum!) The area is under construction and there are no seats, FYI.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sunnyhng
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

Their gelato is sooo good. Many flavors with beautiful colors. They speak whatever language you need. A must try if you’re in Prati by The Vatican wall.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank peterr809
Reviewed 6 December 2018

Went here after my visit to the Vatican having seen the reviews and it does not disappoint! I wanted to try a ricotta flavour and this was the only place I could find it, and it was fantastic! Great flavours and more importantly texture. Some...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank msgtraveller1
Reviewed 18 November 2018

Right outside the Vatican wall, this tiny hole in the wall place serves up some of the best Gelato in town! There can be a queue here but staff is friendly, portions are good, lots of flavors, gelato is cheap and amazingly delicious! You will...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank jubda
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Close to the Vatican gardens and a good place to have a great ice cream. Their portions of ice cream are fairly large and "DON'T BUY A CONE EVEN IN SLIGHTLY HOT WEATHER" because the ice cream here is so soft and good, it immediately...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank ThiBRtravel
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Vanilla, passion fruit and lime gelato is one of their specialties. WOW. It is delicious! There is a cue, they want to be fast so service is to the point - do not take it the wrong way - they want to move the line...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank LizInRoma
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Right across from entrance to Vatican museums. The best gelato we had in Italy and among the cheapest. Get the three scoop deal- there are so many good flavors!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 3boyllamamama
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Restaurant Details

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After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
2:30 PM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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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
  • Phone Number: +39 328 411 9478
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MORE THAN 30 YEARS OF ARTISANAL GELATO WITH AUTHENTIC TASTE Old Bridge Gelateria was started over 30 years ago in the heart of Rome, nearby the Vatican, by Gianni and Antonello, the artisans who, with passion and hard work, produce since the beginning the hand-made gelato that every day gathers thousands of people from all around the world.
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