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Rome Secret Food Tour: Enjoy the Authentic Roman Taste

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Your local Italian guide will take you to a delightful little café to taste an Italian cappuccino or espresso. Next you will try the best and most fresh pizzas in town (two types), your will try a Suppli, fried risoto balls. You will taste two typical Roman pastas including carbonara, in a small restaurant in the old Jewish quarter and enjoy the finest Italian hams, Salamis, and cheeses in a secret place only known by the locals. The tour ends with Real Sicilian gelato in the beautiful area of Trastevere.
  • A fun way to get outdoors during your Rome vacation
  • Travel with a guide: Learn about Roman history in between sampling food
  • Visit three neighborhoods and Piazza Navona
  • Have a snack on a “secret” bridge loved by locals
What to Expect
After meeting at Piazza Navona in front of Museo di Roma, your guide takes you to a café in the piazza, where you can enjoy a cappuccino or espresso while soaking up the atmospheric square that's usually full of street artists. Next, try some of the best pizza in town while your guide tells you about the history of the square and surrounding neighborhoods, such as Campo de’ Fiori and Trastevere. Continue to the vegetable market at Campo de’ Fiori and taste traditional Roman pasta in the old Jewish Quarter. Stroll over to a secret bridge loved by locals, where you enjoy classic Italian cured meats. The tour finishes with a gelato in the popular Trastevere neighborhood.
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Departure Point
1: Piazza Navona, 14, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
2: Piazza della Rotonda, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
3h 18m
Return Details
Largo di Torre Argentina, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
  • Food tasting
  • Wine tasting
  • Lunch included
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Our guide silvia was wonderful, informative, amusing and she made the whole experience memorable from the point of view of the restaurants, food and history of Italy, Rome and how roman food evolved

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Onzebill
Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed the food, from and history that Tomasso shared with us on this tour. The starting location of Piazza Narvona was so full of history architecture that it was amazing. A warning is touristy with a great appetite. From the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Thanks to Silvia, we felt like we were discovering the streets of Rome, with a local friend, and not as tourists. All the tastings were very good, and we have discovered many delicious specialties. I highly recommend this food tour !

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Eillinfoodandwine
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've done many Secret Food Tours and have enjoyed everyone one of them and this one was no exception. The food was delicious, our guide, Giada, was extremely knowledgeable and gave us a great sample of the culture!More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Keith P
Nicolas J, Owner at Secret Food Tours Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Keith for joining us and for writing us this great feedback. We're delighted that you enjoyed all the Secret Food Tours that you have joined. Giada would be extremely happy about this feedback. We're also glad that you enjoyed the food and facts...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Silvia was a fantastic tour guide. During our walk we not only ate but she also offered some insight into the city’s history beyond the well know stories. It was such an insightful afternoon. Definitely worthwhile!More

Thank Bianca B
Nicolas J, Owner at Secret Food Tours Rome, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi, Bianca. Thank you for joining us and sharing your fantastic food tour experience with Silvia. We're pleased to know that you enjoyed the information we shared about the city along the way. We're looking forward to have you again in one of our tours...More

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Response from carmenpolcov | Reviewed this property |
Dear guest , We have vegetarian dishes as well . Please acces the link with our menu. We look forword for your visit to taste our delicious local dishes. Best regards.
13 December 2018|
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Response from Bill Y | Reviewed this property |
not far... slow pace maybe a mile overall
31 October 2018|
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Response from Go_Utes_32 | Reviewed this property |
Tour lasted about 2.5+ hours and was totally worth it. We did one of the daytime tours, so don't know if they change it up for 5pm. Great food, and you will be full after. Also a great way to see different areas so it is... More
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