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Gelateria Il Dolce Sorriso

#10 of 781 Dessert in Rome
#30 of 10,852 Places to Eat in Rome
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Via Torcegno 41, 00124 Rome, Italy
+39 328 030 9229
07:00 - 23:00
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Rome, Italy
1 review
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Good ice cream is one of the pleasures of living in Italy, and this gelateria has some of the best that I have ever tasted. Full of original and authentic flavours and homemade cakes, this place is a must if you are in the area. Whether you're going for breakfast (the cornetti and coffee are delicious), want to take something... More 

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Grazie mille livvy445 spero tanto che lei possa venire più spesso da noi. Troverà sempre cose nuove da assaggiare. More 

Cardiff, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Having lived in Rome all my life - I can confidently say you will find it hard to come across a better gelato or a more genuine Roman experience. The staff take pride in all that they do and will welcome you with open arms! The pistacchio is a classic, the fig and caramelised nut is sublime... If you are... More 

Thank Benjo716
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Best gelato ever !!!!Excellent quality and taste !!!a lot of different flavours !!! Will come back !!!! 😄 It's simply the best !!!

Thank Elisabeth S
Rome, Italy
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2 reviews
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

It's been more than two years since I was here last time, and I'm happy to be here again! The location has changed ... now it'll take a bit to get here from the downtown... but it definitely worth it!!! The taste is changed... now it's more delicious and healthy, because they started to make a BIO ice cream ...... More 

Thank Iaroslav G
Beirut, Lebanon
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2015

3rd time in Rome and each time a manage to pay a visit after lunch and dinner :) great variety of choice and true italian Gelateria.

Thank bobmarji
Richmond, North Yorkshire, UK
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2015 via mobile

Fantastic sorbay. . grapefruit, banana, kiwifruit...plus others. Very friendly staff. good pit stop on the way home.

Thank Ilikegoodveggifood
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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2015 via mobile

Tasty ice cream, you can even try before choosing which one do you want. But in many gelaterias in Rome, portions arę huge - I took the biggest one and it was really small.

Thank zebrooks1
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32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2015

The taste of ice cream was… really average. This gelateria isn’t something special in Rome, where you can find incredible places with delicious ice cream.

Thank Michał B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2015

The flavores, the taset, amazing.. so many too choose from!! best ice cream i had ever, and not expensiv

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Reviewed 2 May 2015 via mobile

my favorite! everyday, for three consecutive days, after doing all the touristy activities around Rome, we find ourselves wanting to spend time at this place! the gelato, gourmet chocolates, pastry, desserts, crepes, waffles, coffee, .. yummm!!! The best part of this place is the host, Francesco, who always treated his customers as guests --- greeting them with a welcoming smile... More 

Thank Zarrin R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$4
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Torcegno 41, 00124 Rome, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lazio  >  Rome
  • Phone Number: +39 328 030 9229

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?