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Rome Food Walking Tour

From US$96.90
Highlights
  • Insider culinary tour of Rome's lesser-visited Testaccio neighborhood
  • Learn about the neighborhood's hidden gems and culinary history 
  • Enjoy food tastings of authentic gelato, pasta, and regional specialties
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Rome Food Walking Tour
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Overview

Go on a food tour of Rome's Testaccio neighborhood, an area many travelers miss out on. You’ll enjoy nine tastings of regional cuisine including pasta, gelato, cheese, and pastries. With a foodie guide to show you the way, you'll visit hidden gems in Rome's culinary epicenter, meet local proprietors, and learn about secret Roman recipes. Plus, go home with a food guidebook to assist with further culinary travels. 

What to Expect
Choose a tour time that suits your schedule, and then meet your guide and group at the designated location in Rome's Testaccio neighborhood. It’s the city’s epicenter of food culture, which many travelers and tour groups seem to overlook.

Stop by shops and restaurants that serve authentic Roman food. Visit a bakery for a local treat, and then peruse a food market where you’ll learn how to pick out the best quality produce. You’ll also learn how to make bruschetta and sample some buffalo mozzarella. Other stops include chances to taste gelato, Italian cheese, fresh pasta, wine, and suppli, a fried rice ball.

Your guide will tell you about the neighborhood’s history, culinary and otherwise. Stop at the Protestant cemetery, burial place of John Keats, and see one of the city's only pyramids.

Return to your starting point and go home with a food guidebook to use on the rest of your stay.
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Reviewed 4 days ago
Lots of amazing authentic food/drink

We did the Testaccio neighborhood 4 hour food tour. Show up hungry because you eat a lot of amazing food! We sampled lots of different types of food and learned a lot about Testaccio and the Roman food scene. Our guide Emma was fantastic.

Thank swansonj16
Reviewed 1 week ago
Couldn't have started our visit to Rome better..

Our very first food tour and we've decided that whenever we go on a city trip again, to wherever, we are going to look if there is such a tour on offer. Simply because we liked it so much. Sparkling, bubbly Sarah took us on...More

Thank HennieVanHeerden
Reviewed 1 week ago
Not to be missed.

Did an amazing tour in Testaccio during the evening with the tour guide Sarah. She's originally from the United States, but you wouldn't be able to tell from her Italian. Her knowledge and personality made the experience that much more enjoyable. She took us around...More

2  Thank Rickie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Trastevere food walking tour with Sarah

What a great way to experience the unsung heroes of Rome’s food history! Truely authentic and highly recommended! Ask for Sarah, she’s knows all the local favorite spots and add fun with her bubbly personality.

3  Thank Sonja v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Take this tour on your first day in Rome

The tour was great, our guide Francesco was awesome. We had a lot of fun, drank a lot of good wine, got to taste plenty of stuff we would had never eaten by our own. We got plenty of tips and advices from him that...More

3  Thank Elazar N
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Our tour was 3 1/2-4 hours. I really didn't count time, because we were having so much fun! Its definitely worth the time, since you don't "just eat;" there is so much cultural and historical information in this tour. I... More
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