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To make your holiday a great experience, don’t miss this guide about the best shopping in Rome. Discover our tips and enjoy the Eternal City at best!

Tourist information on shopping in Rome including a list of recommended shops in Rome and their street addresses in Rome, along with description.

Our Rome shopping guide includes a list below of recommended shops and the products that they sell. You can also research Shopping in Rome by checking Rome Shopping Areas.

 

ACCESSORIES:

If you are looking for the best shopping in Rome, this guide is made for you. Start with the accessories!

GIORGIO SERMONETA GLOVES - Highest quality, direct from the factory, these are the trademarks of the gloves sold at Giorgio Sermoneta for 35 years a "must" stop on any shopping tour of Rome. Stars and Politicians are amongst their clientele. An inventory of 100, 000 pairs of gloves starting from 17E a pair. Located at Piazza di Spagna, 61.

GUCCI - A leading world producer of luxury accessories and clothing located near the Spanish Steps. Quality materials, a craftsman's care, avant-garde designs and attention to the evolution of lifestyles. Located at Via del Condotti, 8

VINCELLI SILK - Established in 1866, in a very central location just steps from the Trevi Fountain, this store offers at least 20 different types of silk masterfully handcrafted on the spot to create a beautiful assortment of men's ties, scarves, pashmina, and shawls. Located at Via dei Lucchesi, 36

 

ANTIQUES:

Antiques: an impotant part of the best shopping in Rome! Keep reading for useful tips.

MARBLE - GALLERIA AGOSTINI - in the city centre, the galleria offers a vast selection of elegant marble sculptures and furnishings for your home: busts, table-tops in various sizes with semi-precious materials, columns, decorations and antique reproductions. Located at Via di Monte Brianzo, 80

PAINTINGS - ANTICHITA GRAND TOUR - For oil paintings, watercolors, gouaches, antique prints inspired by the Grand Tour as well as landscape depictions in general. Located at via dei Coronari 60

PRINTS - GALLERIA DI CASTRO - Situated in the centre of elegant Rome, the gallery was founded at the end of the 19th Century as an antique shop. It's one of the oldest galleries of its kind in Italy. It specializes in antique prints from the 16th to the 19th century featuring Roman scenes. Located at Piazza di Spagna 4

ANTIQUE MARKETS - PONTE MILVIO ANTIQUES MARKET - The area along the banks of the river Tiber between Ponte Milvio and Ponte Duca D'Aosta comes alive on the first weekend of every month with a myriad of stands specialized in antiques and collectors items.

 

APPAREL SHOPS:

Italian fashion brands are famous and appreciated all over the world: here some tips on shopping in Rome.

GIORGIO ARMANI - Understated and elegant, the Armani woman is unmistakably always at ease. Delicately strong day-wear and evening designs inevitably leave a memorable mark. Located at Via dei Condotti, 77

BRIONI - Since 1945, a few steps from Via Veneto, Brioni has dressed ambassadors and actors, princes and presidents. Recognized the world-over for its custom-designed suits and Tuxedos. Located at Via Condotti 21/A

CHANEL - Exclusive maison of style's spacious quarters near the chic Piazza di Spagna, featuring accessories, perfume, jewellery, watches and the luxurious prêt-a-porter collections. Located at Via dei Babuino, 98/100

FENDI - Style, creativity, quality and craftsmanship characterize every article; from leather goods and bags to ready to wear, men's wear, accessories and luxurious furs. Largo Carlo Goldoni 420

FEMME SISTINA - At this boutique, women can find innovative clothing in exclusive styles, elegant evening gowns, trendy shoes, purses, and accessories. Located at Via Sistina, 75

GIANNI VERSACE - Luscious clothes and accessories for men and women, as well as household items and jewelry for the Versace faithful. Located at Piazza di Spagna 12

 

ENGLISH BOOKSHOPS:

THE ALMOST CORNER BOOKSHOP - Is located in Trastevere, and the proud owner boasts it's the best English bookshop south of the Alps. You'll find along with a fine selection of guide books for Rome and beyond, a great variety literature available. Located at Via del Moro, 45, Trastevere, Rome. Tel - 06-583 6942

ANGLO-AMERICAN BOOKSHOP -  Present in Rome since 1950s, today there are two shops, both located on the same street: via delle Vite number 27 ( scientific titles) and number 102 ( from classic to modern fiction)

 

FABRIC SHOPS

If you want to eperience great moments of shopping in Rome, read carefully our tips!

CASA DEL TESSUTO - Works many of the most famous designers in Italy and the World, it offers designer fabrics, a vast assortment of fabrics for men, a wide selection of fabrics for wedding dresses and an incredible selection of Italian made silks. Located at Via Tommacelli, 8/9 or Via dello Statuto, 64/66.

 

GIFTS - NOVELTIES

Going shopping in Rome has never been so funny!

ALBA RICAMI DI FIRENZE - Since 1966, the Fiorentine tradition of lace has found a home in this boutique close to Trevi Fountain. Elegant children's clothing, resistant embroided linens, handkerchiefs, tablecloths and accessories. Located at Via in Arcione, 99, Rome

ARCHEO ART - This workshop across the road from the Campidoglio has the best archaeological reproductions from 1,000 BC up to Ancient Roman times. Located at Via del Teatro Marcelo, 12, Rome

L'ARTIGIANATO - Specializes in handmade Italian gift items including Capodimonte porcelain, artistic ceramics from Sicily, Florence, Vietri sul Mare, and Grottaglie, silver objects and Murano glass. Located at Piazza Navona, 84, Rome

 

HOUSEWARES AND DESIGNS

If you want to experience best shopping in Rome you can't miss this!

STILVETRO - Famous for its assortment of Italian handcrafted items for the home, Stilvetro has a beautiful selection of ceramics, glass items and flatware, of which many are Stilvetro's own production. Located at Via Frattina 56, Rome

SPAZIO SETTE - Opened in 1974, this shop is dedicated to modern design and includes objects by Venini, Moretti, Ittala, Kosta Boda, Alessi and Covo. Located at Via dei Barbieri, 7, Roma

 

JEWELLERY

"Sparkling" tips for your perfect day of shopping in Rome!

BULGARI - This shop is to Italy, what Cartier is to France. Classic yet modern designs feature the very best materials including diamonds, pearls, and gold. Located at Via Condotti, 10, Rome

POMELLATO - Gems of every color set in yellow and white gold make striking rings, bracelets, necklaces and earrings. Located at Piazza di S. Lorenzo in Lucina, 38, Rome

 

LEATHER GOODS

Another great reason to go shopping in Rome!

ARTIGIANATO DEL CUOIO - Large selection of leather goods made by the company itself. Known for good value for money and hand stitching. Located at Via Belsiana, 90, Rome

GAZELLE - Good value leather goods as the items on display come straight from their own factory. Located at Via del Corso, 30, Rome

PUNTO PELLE - Clients include all the big names in show business, items can be made to measure within 24 hours. Located at Via Margutta 45, Rome

 

ITALIAN SHOE SHOPS

MOCCIA - The men's shoe shop includes shoe collections made by Rossetti, Flexa, Lotus of England, Rocco P, Fratelli Peluso and Branchini. Located at Via della Stelletta, 28, Rome

PETROCCHI - High profile people shop at this store for made-to-measure, and ready made shoes that are all handmade. Located at Via dell'Orso, 25, Rome

RE MISHELLE - The finest names in Made in Italy shoes can be found at Re Mishelle including Sergio Rossi, Gianni Bravo, Cesare Paciotti and many others. Located at Via Appia Nuova, 421, Rome

 

WINE & OIL SHOPS

Wine and oil, two icond of "Made in Italy" and two must-haves of shopping in Rome: here you can find some useful tips!

MR WINE - In the heart of the city, this wine/bar shop offers a wide selection of wines /especially Tuscan), grappa, champagne, wine biscotti, oil and vinegar. Located at Piazza Parlamento, 7, Rome