Eat like a local in Rome: private & personalized

Rome, Italy

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icon4 hours  (Approx.)
Pickup offered
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 1 more
Overview

Indulge your love of food and spend a half-day exploring cucina Romana with an insider. Stroll through the city’s historic Testaccio neighborhood and discover bustling markets loaded with beautiful ingredients. Then, savor a delicious pizza al trancio or panino con porchetta, sample gelato, and sip a craft beer—included in the tour price—in the heart of Rome’s beloved food culture.
  • Experience the richness of Rome’s food scene on a half-day guided excursion
  • Tour bustling markets and learn about seasonal produce from a local
  • Discover new ingredients, sample delicious dishes, and sip a craft beer
  • Explore the historic Testaccio neighborhood, the birthplace of Roman cuisine

Private and personalised experience
4 hours with a host (there is a lot of food to be eaten!)
7-8 tastings of various Roman dishes
A coffee and a craft beer or a soft drink
A coffee, craft beer, a glass of wine or soft drink
Walking experience (if required, your host can suggest public transport or private taxi options)
Hotel meet-up (available on request for central locations)
Additional food and drinks
Tickets to any attractions
Transportation costs
Gratuities

Departure Point

Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy

Traveler pickup is offered
Once you have booked your experience, we will be in touch in order to finalise the meeting point details with you. We can arrange pick up from hotels and other locations in the centre of the city. Your meeting point must be confirmed and agreed by the experience planners in advance. This is a walking experience, so your host will meet you on foot

Departure Time

Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods.
2/1/2019 - 12/31/2023
Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 08:00 PM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Itinerary
Pass By:  
Testaccio
Explore the Testaccio neighborhood where the "Cucina Romana" originates and soak up the culinary culture and history - by eating it! IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Nuovo Mercato di Testaccio
Visit the Testaccio Market, one of Rome's favorite markets and taste some Roman classic foods, then settle in at a local trattoria to sample antipasti and primi IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Piazza Testaccio
Join a food-loving host and discover Rome's vibrant food scene and sample 7-8 Roman dishes such as supplí (risotto balls) pizza romana, focaccia, cheeses, salami, carciofo alla giudia (fried artichoke), and gelato at Panna & Co. IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences
Admission Ticket Free
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Piazza dell'Emporio
Taste some of the best pizza in town at Pizza dell’Emporio. IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences
Admission Ticket Free
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Tram Depot
Visit the Tram Depot in Via Marmorata or get recommendations from your host regarding other places to eat and drink in the city - there are a lot, you may want to write this down! IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • We’ll be in touch within 24 hours after booking to find out more about your personality, interests and the food you love so we can assign a like-minded local who can create a bespoke experience for you.
  • Your Local Host will communicate with you directly to suggest a few trattoria options and agree a meeting time and place.
  • Although you will enjoy a meal at a great trattoria, your Local Host will also help you with suggestions to discover other great places to eat & drink and suggest local spots that you won’t find in a guidebook and that make the city unique.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.

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