Local Shops and Friends

 ALIMENTARI POLICA: a food shop like many others in Italy but this is a family run shop for three generations. The locals of the Monti district know the Polica family quite well, who used to live in front of their shops since the 19th century. Here you can find high quality sausages, cheeses, olives and drinks of Italian tradition. Which ones? Easy to know the names: why don’t you come and...taste them!

 CHICCO DI GRANO: history, culture and work of art to be eaten. Not only do they serve up several kinds of pizza, but also typical Roman dishes in a place where you can feel the presence of the past, thanks to a well-made restoration of an ancient building. It is one of the few restaurants with a wood oven in the city centre and a great acrobatic pizza maker. What does that exactly mean? Come and see with your own very eyes the pizza plates flying in the air! 

 CIURI CIURI offers a 100% gelato homemade according to a generations old recipe and they offer a wide selection of flavors, from the classic favorites to unusual creations that are hard to find elsewhere.  Ciuri Ciuri is a Sicilian gelateria and pastry shop, and as Sicily is duly famous for gelato and pastry.


Local Shops and Friends

  ANTICO FORNO AI SERPENTI is one of the oldest bakeries in Monti district and it is more than 100 years old, even if it seems to be a new and trendy shop. Antico Forno ai Serpenti is a very good mix of past and present: traditional ingredients and old school methods, passion spanning over generations, Italian design, mold together with hints of modernity. Everybody can find their own favorite food at any time of the day: starting with breakfast, passing through lunch and ending with dinner. High quality food: bread, pizza and cookies from the old days. Pasta, vegetables and main dishes for roman everyday life. Everything home-made according to the best roman tradition. Have you ever eaten like the Romans? Come here and try it out!

 PIZZERIA LA BOCCACCIA: the best pan pizza in Rome, not only is it located in the heart of Rione Monti, but also in other 4 different Roman districts. It was founded in the year of the Jubilee 2000 and it has never stopped spreading gifts from their ideas: fantasy, originality and everlasting experimentation. You can taste not only typical Roman pizzas but also several kind of pizzas coming from the neighboring Italian regions, as well as modern gourmet versions of pizza which mix up different kind of sausages, vegetables (even for vegan-pizza lovers!) and cheese. They sample out new experiments and they ask their regular customers for help, to whom they use to say: “do you mind if I ask you to taste this new kind of pizza and tell me what you think about it?” 

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