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Genoa: Traditional Food Tour

Product ID: 141357
Visiting Genoa? Join this food tour and indulge on a memorable and rich dining experience!
About this activity
Duration: 3 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, French, Italian
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

Select participants, date and language:



  • Discover the city from a different perspective
  • Taste Genoa's traditional cuisine
  • Enjoy a guided tour with a local guide
Full description
Explore Genoa's downtown alleys with a local foodie, sitting in typical restaurants, tasting some of the best traditional dishes carefully chosen on a daily basis. You will be surrounded by a genuine and unique environment, a memorable way of tasting the city's traditional specialties and of visiting Genoa!

Your guide will choose the best dishes for you, aiming to introduce you to the city's traditions. He will suggest to you the best restaurants and make this culinary experience delightful.

You will taste some of the following specialties on this food tour (depending on availability): Pasta with pesto, savory pastries, focaccia with cheese, fried calamari, stockfish, anchovies, frisceu, coffee and dessert.
  • At least 5 food stops
  • Water, wine or beer/soft drinks will be served
  • Walking tour
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Neptune Galleon

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• The tour will last about 3.5 hours
• Starting time: 11:30 AM (Mon/Sat)
• Local foodie Italian/English/French/Spanish speaking
• 3-people minimum and a 10-people maximum. If the minimum number of guests is not reached, you can reschedule onto another time or date
• Expect one serving minimum at each stop. Water, wine or beer/soft drinks will be served
• Children under 5 years old are free of charge
• Please, note that the tour is always run in English and Italian; other listed languages can be made available upon request
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 / 5

based on 9 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    5 / 5
  • Organization
    5 / 5
  • Value for money
    5 / 5
  • Safety
    5 / 5
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Wonderful way to see Genoa

Valeria was a wonderful guide. She told us a lot about Genoa and its history. She was also very knowledgeable about the food. It was a delicious experience.

October 1, 2019

Leike introduction let people from Boston The guidance Frederico was Super

August 7, 2019

Very interesting historical gastronomic tour conducted in a very elegant way by Valeria. The places that proposed modern tastings in style but very traditional in the history of Ligurian cuisine. The restaurant "La Tortuga" was very interesting with very good pesto trofie.

April 23, 2019

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Product ID: 141357