Enjoy a Private Cooking Class and Authentic Italian Dishes with Locals in Rome

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
icon2 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 1 more

The best way to get to know a city and its people is by dining in a local home, an experience that is hard to manage for most visitors. With this private cooking demonstration, get an exclusive glimpse into the culture and cuisine of the Eternal City. Watch as your hosts prepare a traditional Roman pasta dish in their home kitchen for you to savor over dinner, and hear historic family anecdotes and stories.
  • Experience authentic Italian hospitality in a local home
  • See how to make classic Roman pasta dishes like amatriciana and carbonara
  • Savor freshly made pasta over dinner with your hosts
  • Enjoy connecting with locals in Italy’s capital city

Private cooking class and meal with your host Massimo
Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
All taxes, fees and handling charges
Alcoholic Beverages
Hotel pickup and drop-off

Departure Point

Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy

Departure Time

7:00 PM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Your hosts Massimo and Federica live just outside Porta Pia in a beautiful and contemporary apartment with a fantastic kitchen for cooking. Massimo is a neurologist by profession and Federica works in the Internal Revenue Agency. Massimo has been very passionate about cooking ever since he was a little boy. He inherited this passion from his grandparents, who taught him their family secret recipes from the Roman-Jewish tradition! Massimo loves to prepare typical Roman family cuisine and will also introduce you to dishes from Viterbo, his mother's home town. 

Don't miss out on this wonderful opportunity to learn about Italian culture and cuisine from passionate locals, and expect to leave with a full stomach and fond memories of this experience!
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Menu may vary depending on the season
  • If any travelers in your party have any allergies, dietary restrictions or cooking preferences please advise at time of booking
  • Vegetarian, vegan and gluten free option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Private, personalized experience
  • Please note, this is not a commercial cooking class, rather this experience is a visit into a Rome home to meet a local who is an expert cook, and share Italian culture and cuisine together.
  • Please note this is a cooking demonstration, not a hands - on cooking class you will watch as Massimo cooks the pasta.
  • 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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