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Eat Like a Local: 3-hour Venice Small-Group Food Tasting Walking Tour

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Fall in love with Venice, through your 3-hour discovery of the gastronomic tradition of the city, through a uniquely designed small-group, walking food and wine tour of the lesser known places to tourists. With at least 13 tastings from well-known restaurants and bars to the locals, between sipping some glasses of wonderful local wines, and trying some of the best restaurants in Venice with the guidance of your expert foodie, you will also get to hear about its unique histories of what makes Venice a truly wonderful place.
Highlights
  • Discover the food and wine of Venice on a walking tour with a local foodie
  • Taste at least 13 regional specialties on up to eight separate stops
  • Get personal attention from your guide in a small group
  • Choose between morning and afternoon departures to suit your schedule
What to Expect
Join your guide and small group near the Rialto Bridge and set off through the streets on foot. Start the tour with some coffee and typical Venetian pastries, before strolling through some wine bars and trying traditional Venetian drinks alongside “cicchetti” (Venetian tapas). Sample local specialties including polenta, cured meat, cookies, gelato, and at least five types of fish as you learn the stories behind the bars and restaurants you’re visiting. Learn about Venice’s foodie history as you sample signature dishes at historic establishments, and discover how to spot good-quality gelato from a distance. Your tour will finish close to where you began.
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Important Information
Departure Point
San Giacomo di Rialto
Duration
2h 30m
Return Details
The tour ends near the Rialto Bridge
Inclusions
  • Local guide
  • Wine tasting
  • Local taxes
  • Food tasting
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Any foods and drinks not included in the tour
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • A maximum of 15 people per tour
  • In case the day of your tour falls on a holiday or a day where lots of some restaurants are closed, we will still make sure that you will have the same amount of food if not more food than usual,with wine and always with the minimum of 6 stops
  • All bookings are automatically confirmed unless received within 48 hours, then the booking will be subjected to availability. We will offer an alternative date or time if there is no availability at the time that the customers choose.
  • The customers should show up at least 6 minutes prior to the starting time on the voucher to make sure they are at the correct meeting point and report to the tour coordinator or guide that day before the starting time of the tour on the voucher. It is the responsibility of the customers to try to reach out to our phone number at + 39 3382975029 or the phone number of the guide written in the email or send us an email to info@savoritalytours.com in case the guide could not be located BEFORE the starting time of the tour. In case your phone does not work, there are many shops, and restaurants around the departure point that will let customers make a phone call for free or one Euro. Failure to contact us PRIOR TO the starting time of the tour in case you need help with direction or will be arriving late and joining the tour later, and late arrivals will be considered " no show". Our restaurants and stops are very famous so we have to start strictly on time, so it is very important that you are at the meeting point at least 5 minutes before the departure time and call us if you could not located our guide or tour coordinator.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Reviewed today

This was an interesting experience with local flavor in Venice. It was good but we had to leave the tour due to an illness.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Jim E
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Straight away we were impressed with Viviana's professionalism in organising a pretty diverse group in age, nationality including ensuring the enjoyment of someone who was allergic to nuts. I thoroughly enjoyed the range of food and drinks provided . It was excellent value for us...More

Thank nomads4649
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was our first eating tour and we were so not disappointed. Our guide Anna, was so knowledgeable and passionate about Venice and food and so very personable. She totally made the tour worthwhile. Well, also the food and drinks helped. Our advice to you...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank kristeno497
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Viviana was so well organised, fun, informative and coped with and organised someone elses food allergies even.It was crowded on the street and she was always aware of the group member's location. She had excellent English. Was knowledgeable and friendly. The tastings and wine were...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank John L
Reviewed 6 days ago

We really enjoyed this tour. Very good food and wine and lots of good information about the history.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank heatherdW5739QE
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Passenger24761226889
10 October 2019|
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Response from Nancy H | Reviewed this property |
The company seemed to offer alternatives to people who didn’t want alcohol or gluten or other things...must ask them directly
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9 October 2019|
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Response from spethmandm | Reviewed this property |
Hmmm, probably not since you will have to cross the Rialto bridge that has many steps.
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2 July 2019|
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Response from LeahAberdeen_Wa | Reviewed this property |
I went thru Savory Food Tours website, was easy.
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