The Best Local Shopping Spots in Rome

The month’s salary burning in your pockets? Itching to get gifts for friends and family? Curious to find the very best stores, bookshops and markets in Rome? Is browsing your number one hobby? We understand, and so do our locals, who have their own favorite hidden gems, top picks for when nothing but a bit of window (or actual) shopping will do the trick. Check out their recommended local shops and never fall in a tourist trap again.

20 e 20 – Restaurant and wine shop

20 e 20 – Restaurant and wine shop

Image by Daniela D'Avanzo

“20 e 20” is a restaurant which also has a wine shop offering a cozy ambience and delicious menu. of which the dishes only use seasonal products…

Full Article by Daniela D’Avanzo

Altroquando Bookshop – Various reasons to come in

Altroquando Bookshop – Various reasons to come in

Image by Costantino D'Avanzo

“Altroquando Bookshop” Rome is an inviting book shop that not only has books to offer but also offers information about the city. They also organize…

Full Article by Daniela D’Avanzo

Castroni – Food from the world

Castroni – Food from the world

Image by Daniela D'Avanzo

“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

Cereria Di Giorgio – Artisan candle factory

Cereria Di Giorgio – Artisan candle factory

Image by Cereria Di Giorgio

“Cereria Di Giorgio” in Rome’s Trastevere neighborhood is a peculiar 100-year-old candle factory shop! I have a real passion for this store & its gifts…

Full Article by Mirko Feliziani

Conca d’Oro antiques – Scope out rare finds!

Conca d’Oro antiques – Scope out rare finds!

Image by Giulia Riva

“Conca d’Oro antiques” is “perhaps the best flea market in Rome”. Most of all I like its bustling atmosphere and that it’s for real treasure hunters…

Full Article by Giulia Riva

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