All posts filed under: Where to Eat in Rome

The Best Gelato in Rome (2014)

One can go through so many articles just to find the best gelaterias in Rome and every one of those articles has got it’s own particular favourite list. They are all very useful, but you have to get out, eat and decide for yourself, because the bottom line is, each person will always have it’s own preference, no doubt about it. You have so many gelaterias in Rome, that it can be a challenge to rank them. You know that some flavours are better in a particular gelateria, but that same gelateria is missing a thing that another gelateria has got. Then to help in all this, you have the location, each neighbourhood has it’s own best gelaterias. But I’ve been living for 1 year in this city and also eating a considerable amount of gelato, so now I consider myself in a good position of making a decent list (even though I haven’t tried all the places that I wanted yet..!). I will carry on with my gelato research…because you can’t never eat too much gelato …

Urbana 47 (Roma, Monti)

Rome is a very particular city in terms of restoration, the fact that it is a big touristic capital in a country like Italy could lead you to think that you can find a great place to eat at any street corner. This is not the case here…Rome restoration can be a big tourist trap that can also affect some newbies in town. I know what I’m talking about, since I had some food disapointments around town (but that’s a story for another day), so for that reason I was really happy to find this place. Really, I was missing this concept of cosy and sofisticated decoration in restaurants serving real honest, home-made like food, that my dear city of Lisbon had habituated me so. When I went to this restaurant with some friends (one of them was already a fan of the place) I could see right away that this one stood out from the tipical Roman trattoria. This place is part of the Km 0 movement, which means that their using locally produced …