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Rome Food Walking Tour

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
From US$92.10
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Rome Food Walking Tour, departing at 12:00pm (NOTE: For this Tour Option Please check carefully the Meeting Point info)
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Rome Food Walking Tour, departing at 9:45am
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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 3 days ago via mobile
Awesome experience!

Really outstanding food tour! Emma was a fantastic guide who showed us around Testaccio. Great local history and variety of shops. Plus, you get a list of the places to help you keep track, so I returned to the same area the next day to...More

Thank whitecoral99
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
Testaccio 11:15

Wow! Wonder if the price is worth it? Yes and more so. Francesco and Dario made the tour personal creating immediately a warm relationship between the participants that extended to each stop along the way. The chefs and restaurant owners seemed to enjoy our visit...More

Thank familycornelius1
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
The taste of Testaccio food tour

Our guides Francesco and Dario were entertaining, professional and very personable. We were really looking forward to sampling the different foods available in Rome and this really hit the spot. Bravo and we will share this info with others.

Thank familycornelius
Reviewed 6 days ago
Excellent food tour in Trastevere

Amazing combination of delicious food and rich history. Luca did a fantastic job. Highly recommend this tour!

Thank Jake B
Reviewed 1 week ago
Twilight Trastevere Food Tour

We just finished our food tour with Michele and it was awesome! The restaurants, bakeries, and gelato stops were all unbelievable. He provided so much detail, history, and little known facts along the way that really enhanced the tour. It exceeded my expectations. We visited...More

Thank ginamattei
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Response from Melody P | Reviewed this property |
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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