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Over 18 different food tastings. Your tour takes place in the foodie neighbourhood of Rome, in an authentic Sicilian café, with a freshly made cannoli and coffee. Enjoy the captivating colors and characters of the largest food market in Rome. Meet the Michelangelo of Pizza at Pizzarium and enjoy the best pizza al taglio. Sample of fine meats and cheeses at Paciotti salumeria, voted the n.1 gourmet shop in Rome on Tripadvisor. Indulge in freshly made pasta with wine in an award winning traditional Roman restaurant, ending with a visit to an artisanal gelateria.
During this 4-hour walking food tour in Rome, we take you off the typical touristic path, to discover the best Rome has to offer. Become immersed in the rich culture and meet the food heroes, who are at the heart of Italian food traditions. In between tastings, we share an insight into the history, architecture and local secrets, which define the Eternal City.Begin your tour with a typical Italian breakfast, picking out your preference in coffee while watching your cannoli being freshly made. After breakfast you will be taken to the Paciotti gourmet shop, voted number 1 on trip advisor. Here you will sample a variety of italy’s favorite cheeses and meats, as well as 25 year aged balsamic vinegar, truffles, and fine wine. Following Paciotti, we move on to the legendary Pizzarium to meet Gabriele Bonci, known as the Michelangelo of Pizza, to taste the best pizza in Rome. With over 80 different varieties made daily, expect to have a difficult time choosing your favorites. The largest food market in Rome is next, with delicious food tastings and introductions to local Roman families, who have been running the stalls for generations. Real buffalo mozzarella, eggplant parmesan, bruschetta are some of the highlights you will get to enjoy. We then take you to an award-winning restaurant, with a panoramic view of the neighborhood to taste freshly made Roman pasta, including carbonara, amatriciana and cacio e pepe, accompanied with wine. We end our tour with an education in gelato at the Fatamorgana gelateria. Discover how to discover real gelato then struggle to decide which flavors to choose with over 60 available.
- Tour escort/host
- Entry/Admission - Paciotti Salumeria
What's not included
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Get inside tips from a local
- Small group ensures personal service
- Informative, friendly and professional guide
- Instant Confirmation
- All-inclusive tour
- Vegetarian meal option available
- Treat a loved one on a special occasion