Rome Food Tour with Pizza-Making, Trattoria Tastings & Gelato

Rome, Italy

Experience Rating
    
icon3 hours 30 minutes  (Approx.)
iconOffered in: English
Overview

Explore Rome’s food scene on a half-day excursion. Meet your English-speaking guide in the old Jewish Ghetto and embark on a culinary adventure. Learn about the neighborhood’s role in shaping Roman cuisine and sample traditional specialties like supplì. Visit delis and butchers, enjoy local wines, beer, and charcuterie included in the tour price. Cap off your fun and affordable outing with a pizza-making lesson.
  • Spend a half-day touring Rome’s food scene with an English-speaking guide
  • Learn about the history of Roman cuisine from an informative local
  • Visit butchers and delis and sample traditional specialties, wine, and beer
  • Take a lesson at a neighborhood pizzeria and learn the secrets of Roman pizza

Pizza-making at a central Rome pizzeria
Olive oil tastings, balsamic vinegar tastings
Cheese tastings
Cold cut tastings (including Barolo & Truffle salamis)
Wine Tastings
Tastings of typical Roman starters
Expert local foodie to give you insider tips & tricks
Small groups of 12 people or fewer
Expert English-speaking guide
Gratuities
Hotel Pick-Up/Drop-Off

Departure Point

Turtle Fountain, Piazza Mattei, 00186 Roma RM, Italy

Departure Time

4:45 PM

Return Details

Piazza Campo de' Fiori, 00186 Roma RM, Italy
Itinerary
Stop At:  
Campo de' Fiori
Leaving the Ghetto, you’ll head to an artisanal cheese shop to learn the long history of local cheesemaking as you taste Pecorino Romano and other Italian cheeses over a bottle of local white wine. Pairing food and drink is very important to Romans so your next stop is one of the city’s most iconic delis to try the deep-fried mozzarella and rice balls called supplì. Another is the encyclopedic range of charcuterie that you will try at a nearby butcher. From salamis spiked with fennel, truffles or Barolo wine, to cured pork and a few surprises, you’ll enjoy a wide range of meats along with a nice glass of red wine.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Piazza di Pasquino
Piazza di Pasquino Centro Storico
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Walks of Italy
Walks of Italy
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Chiostro del Bramante
Chiostro del Bramante
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Jewish Ghetto
Your tour begins in a place that is surprising to many, but not to anyone who knows anything about the history of Roman Food; the old Jewish Ghetto. In the company of your expert foodie guide and just 11 other travelers, you’ll pop into one of the neighborhood’s beloved trattorias and taste traditional, seasonal Roman starters as you learn how Jewish culture has influenced Roman food over the course of some 2,000 years.
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • For those with food allergies or other special requirements, please provide this information in the "special requirements" box at the time of booking and then again as soon as you meet your tour guide
  • Near public transportation
  • Please note, this tour is wheelchair accessible with some difficulties. We advise clients to contact Walks Customer Service Team to make further arrangements.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Unfortunately we are unable to accommodate guests with strollers on this tour.
  • Comfortable walking shoes recommended.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers

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