From Cookware to Couture, Check Out Rome's Best Shopping List
Visitors with some retail therapy on their minds will find comfort in knowing that there is a vast selection of boutiques and stores in Rome to meet all your shopping needs. Whether you're looking for something haute couture like Dolce & Gabbana, a department store-like shopping experience like COIN or the 220+ shopping mall of Porta di Roma in north Rome, the Eternal City offers something for everyone. This carefully selected list covers everything from cookware and specialty shops to clothing, shoes and accessories.
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- Type: Bookstores, Chocolatier, Clothing Stores, Department Stores, Furniture / Home Decor, Jewelry Stores
- Neighborhood: Trieste/Nomentana/Montesacro/Sal
With over 220 stores and restaurants, Galleria Porta di Roma has all your shopping needs covered.
Local Expert Tip: "During the summer, the mall organizes all sports of outdoor activities in the courtyard such as rock climbing and skate boarding for kids. In the winter, they set up an outdoor ice skating rink on the terrace."
- Type: Beer, Wine, Spirits, Farmers Markets, Food / Gourmet Stores, Specialty Shops
- Neighborhood: Ostiense
This is Rome's one-stop-shop for eating, buying and learning about Italian food.
Local Expert Tip: "Eataly host a wide variety of food and learning initiatives. Visit the website prior to your visit to see if any food events or promotions are taking place. "
La Perla is your place in Rome for top of the range Italian made and designed intimate wear.
Local Expert Tip: "The shop also features a swimwear collection launched in partnership with designer Jean Paul Gaultier. "
- Type: Childrens Clothing, Clothing Stores, Department Stores, Furniture / Home Decor, Men's Clothing, Perfume, Cosmetics
- Neighborhood: Prati
Coin department store has all the family's shopping needs covered from clothing to shoes to homeware.
Local Expert Tip: "The locations at Termini and Via Cola di Rienzo also feature the famous cosmetics brand MAC."
Il Papiro is the perfect find for those looking for unique mementos and gifts.
Local Expert Tip: "The store also carries superb collection of presses for paper embossing, ink stamps, wax seals and Murano glass pens. "
Dolce & Gabbana is the pinnacle of classy and quality Italian fashion and design.
Local Expert Tip: "The high-end fashion store also sells sunglasses, shoes and purses."
Borsalino is one of few stores in Rome steeped in history and still producing quality Italian made goods.
Local Expert Tip: "The hat store has two other locations in Rome: one near the Trevi fountain and the other at Piazza del Popolo."
- Type: Clothing Stores, Men's Clothing, Shoes and Accessories, Specialty Shops, Women's Clothing
- Neighborhood: Centro Storico
Davide Cenci is renowned for its style, class and quality designer brands.
Local Expert Tip: "One can find some pretty good bargains here during Rome's summer sales in July and winter sales in January."
La Rinascente is a well trusted Italian brand of department stores and centrally located, is perfect to meet your shopping needs.
Local Expert Tip: "A slightly larger Rinascente can be found at Piazza Fiume (a short bus ride from Termini train station). This particular location features several floors featuring clothes, shoes, accessories, perfume and makeup."
C.U.C.I.N.A is Rome's answer to all your cookware and homeware needs.
Local Expert Tip: "This store will also ship outside of Italy including to the US and offers a wedding registry."
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