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Rome: 3-hour Small Group Food Tour

Rome: 3-hour Small Group Food Tour

From US$ 111.80 per person

Get a true taste of Italy with this delicious food tour. Walk around some of the most charming neighborhoods of Rome, accompanied by a knowledgeable guide. Taste many different dishes and flavors from various parts of Italy.

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Duration 3 hours
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Limited to 6 participants


  • Take part in full dinner experience that will fill you up
  • Learn the history of Italian cuisine
  • Enjoy wine, pasta, pizza, gelato and more
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Enjoy a 3-hour exclusive food tour where you will get to know Italy and the Italian culture through the Italian manner of eating. A mix of love, high quality products, and old traditions makes the Italian cuisine one of the best in the world. Learn how it evolved through the ages and maybe one or two Italian secrets when it comes to preparing a delicious meal. The tour begins with a walk around the picturesque neighborhoods in the old Jewish quarters while your guide tells you a little bit about the area and its history, before you sit down to eat. Then it is time for tasting! You will be able to try some so-called suppli (fried rice balls), fior di zucca, fried artichoke, and fried baccala (cod fish). With this you will enjoy a cold and crisp glass of prosecco.  Any Italian food tour has to include a tasty Italian pizza, and you will be able to try the original, from Naples. Learn the real background history of everyone's favorite food. Thereafter the tour will move on to another famous part of the Italian food culture: pasta! You will be taken on a short walk along the cobble streets and pass the Pantheon on the way to the restaurant. Opening in 1934, the restaurant has been in the same family for three generations. In fact, it was officially declared a historical site by the city of Rome and here you don't just taste one, but three different kinds of pasta dishes. Learn about the different shapes of pasta and which sauces go well with which kind of pasta. Sit back while your guide manages the orders and makes sure you get to have a lovely time while you taste some of the best food and some carefully chosen quality wines. As a final stop you will be taken for some gelato. Rome is full of gelato places, but they are not all equally good. During this Roman food tour your guide will give you tips on how to pick your gelato bar. Choose your own favorite flavors and see what gelato with no additives tastes like! You will be offered a true dinner experience and not just small taste samples. After your three-hour Rome food tour you will have had a complete dinner and you will have learned how to continue to enjoy delicious top-notch meals for the rest of your time in Rome and Italy.
  • All the food in the tour (chosen by the guide)
  • Prosecco
  • Wine
  • Organic gelato
  • Additional food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Tips for the guide (optional)
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • All participants who are 12 years and older must present a Green Pass that is valid in the EU and has a verifiable QR code. Valid Green Passes can be obtained by uploading either proof of vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection within the last 6 months, a negative PCR test taken no more than 72 hours before the activity starts, or a negative antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts to the Green Pass or Covid Certificate apps
  • Masks are required while indoors
  • In addition to proof of vaccination, all participants who are over 18 years old must present a government-issued photo ID (e.g. driver’s license, passport, etc). Participants under 18 may also use a school photo ID. Participants under 12 must be accompanied by an adult who meets the above requirements. Participants who do not comply with these requirements will be denied entry or asked to leave the theater
  • All participants must also bring a valid government-issued photo ID (e.g. passport, driver's license, etc)

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Meeting point

Meet your guide in Piazza Mattei in front of the Turtle Fountain of the Bernini. They will be holding a sign with the local supplier's name on. Address: Piazza Mattei, 00186 Roma RM, Italy.

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maravilhoso, excelente guia. Muito atencioso, comida fantástica, a verdadeira gastronomia de Roma.

November 24, 2019

Guide was so nice! We truly had lots of food and fun! Enough food and more for a dinner and the wine was plentiful. We also saw some beautiful places - we walked a lot but slowly if anyone is worried! Another beautiful memory of Roma!

January 1, 2020

Great guide in Patrick. Lovely food in a beautiful part of Rome. And great company with fellow guest Elizabeth

February 16, 2020

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