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Venchi Cioccolato - Gelato

Via Degli Orfani 87, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 06 6992 5423
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“ice cream” (60 reviews)
“gelato” (80 reviews)
“gelateria” (13 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
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Via Degli Orfani 87, 00186 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place after dinner elsewhere. Nice patient staff even when my wife took ages to choose. Went for indulgent three chocolate combo icecream, soft yet not to melty. Intense flavours. We will be back

Thank Traveleroutdoors
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best ice creams I have ever eaten. Good prices combined with excellent quality and impressive environment.

Thank Nikos T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I knew Italy was famous for ice cream but that it was going to be this good.. Venchi is specialised in chocolate, so I would especially recommend all the creamy and chocolate ice creams of which they have a few! The Venchi chocolate ice cream...More

Thank Mmmunchking
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We got a recommendation from a local person and indeed we were happy to find it this is a Great place!

Thank Einat T
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Didn't get an ice cream but did purchase some chocolate to bring home, little pricy but omg it was so yummy I am gutted I didn't buy more

Thank lozxxxx
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Not much to say. If you’re in Rome you’ve got to go there. During high season place gets crowded, however they know how to handle it with efficiency; therefore if you see the long line to let yourself be fooled. Choccolate is what made the...More

Thank Paolo D
Reviewed 22 December 2017

When in Rome, there is gelato everywhere. We tried a number of different places, and this was our favorite. It was definitely less flashy, and it would be easy for someone to not even realize what they are selling if they don't look inside. We...More

Thank LA P
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Amazing hot chocolate flavored with rum! So thick you need to spoon it out of the cup. Great find on a chilly night.

Thank Jereme G
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Superb gelato, wonderful list of flavours and so tasty. So nice we went back three times (to different shops)...Just fab!

Thank Turtle5954
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

When in Rome we passed Venchi which had a long line. We watched as everyone came out with huge cones and patrons with big smiles. We decided to give it a try. The gelato was absolutely creamy, tasty and worth the wait. We too had...More

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6 August 2015|
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Response from grassisgreena |
I agree, service was dire. Organisation needs so much work.
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Degli Orfani 87, 00186 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome>  > Colonna
  • Neighbourhood: Colonna
  • Phone Number: +39 06 6992 5423
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A broad selection of fine chocolates and artisan gelato flavours of the Italian tradition, produced using high quality, all natural ingredients. The cioccogelateria is within walking distance from Pantheon and Piazza Navona. With its scrumptious Italian style gelato, its assorted chocolates and delicious hazelnut spreads it attracts tourists, locals, adults and children alike. The staff, passionate and knowledgeable makes the whole tasting experience even more special and memorable.
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