The Best Truly Local Coffee & Tea Shops in Rome

No matter whether you’re a coffee or tea person, Rome and its caffeine/theine outlets have you covered. Our locals know the best cafes and tea rooms to relax and recharge, get productive or enjoy your free time with your favorite beverage… or you may discover local preparations and completely different new drinks. Multinational chains can’t hold a candle next to our locals’ favourite coffee shops. Check them out!

Bar Giolitti – A Testaccio institution

Bar Giolitti – A Testaccio institution

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“Bar Giolitti” is one of my favorite places in Testaccio, Rome, for a gelato or a coffee at the bar. I also like sitting at one of the tables outside…

Full Article by Alexandra Turney

Castroni – Food from the world

Castroni – Food from the world

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“Castroni” in Rome has been in this spot since the ’30s. It’s a big grocery store where our grandmothers go to find what they miss for the perfect meal!

Full Article by Daniela D’Avanzo

Chakra Cafè – Date night in Trastevere

Chakra Cafè – Date night in Trastevere

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“Chakra Cafè” gets my vote for the best bar not just in Trastevere, but in Rome. For a cozy evening sipping wine, cocktails or craft beer, it’s perfect…

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Fattori – Artisan of flavor

Fattori – Artisan of flavor

“Fattori” is simply one of the best pastry and ice-cream makers in Rome. It’s one of my favorite spots, because inside it you can really breathe in the…

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Giufà – Library and cafè

Giufà – Library and cafè

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“Giufà” Rome is a small bookshop located in the heart of the San Lorenzo neighborhood that also has a cafe making a great place to spend the day as I like.

Full Article by Daniela D’Avanzo

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