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    Rome and Surroundings
  • An Ancient Community
    with countless culinary traditions

Jews in Rome

About the Roman's Community

A Millennials Ancient Community.

“The Jewish-Roman community is maybe the more ancient Jewish community in the world.”

There are proofs of the jewish existence in Rome since the times of Julius Caesar and of the first destruction of the Jerusalem’s Temple. It’s a formally orthodox community which provides all the main services for a jewish life: synagogues, kosher restaurants, supermarkets, mikvaot and more.

Main Jewish Districts

Percentage of Jews distributed by district

  • Ghetto and Trastevere 50%

  • Piazza Bologna 25%

  • Marconi 20%

  • Other 5%

WHERE TO STAY?

Ghetto and Trastevere central zones are recommended
With its huge sephardic community, Piazza Bologna is the most suitable place to live in for families with children.

KOSHER RESTAURANTS

THE BEST RESTAURANTS IN ROME

SUGHETTO

Ghetto, Portico d'Ottavia

Right in the heart of the Jewish Ghetto in Rome, it’s the kosher milk-free restaurant par excellence. A classy historic location, but also young and dynamic.

Baghetto Milky

Ghetto, Portico d'Ottavia

Here you can find the best of jewish-roman traditional kosher cuisine (milk and diary products) and enjoy wonderful pizza, fish and cheese dishes but no meat nor its derived.

BAGHETTO

Piazza Bologna and Ghetto

Born in the 80’s, the restaurant keeps alive its love for the jewish-roman and Middle East culinary tradition.

ORDER YOUR SHABBAT MEAL

SUPERMARKETS

YOU CAN BUY KOSHER FOOD BY

Ouazana

Piazza Bologna

In this little supermarket you can find Italian and international kosher products, fresh meat and salami, wine and beverages.

Hotel and BandB Kosher

We offer great prices for your business

Loft Cappuccino

  • Kosher La Dimora Del Mercante has air-conditioned guest accommodations in Rome, a 4-minute walk from Trastevere, 641 m from Great Synagogue of Rome and 641 m from Piazza di Santa Maria in Trastevere. Complimentary WiFi is featured.

B&B Cappuccino

  • Kosher food and wine are served in your room on Friday nights and Saturday lunchtimes, and a Kosher breakfast is served daily. Kosher markets and restaurants are available in the surroundings.

DISCOVER GHETTO

THE CENTER OF THE JEWISH ROME

  • Via del Portico d'Ottavia, 00186 Roma