Walking Food Tour in Rome Led by Local Chefs


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From €108

Available from Jun 21, 2024
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Day TripsDay Trips / Walking Food Tour in Rome Led by Local Chefs

: 2 hours and 30 minutes
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  • Walking tours with various tastings
  • Pasta and wine tasting designed by our chef in one of our exclusive venues

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Are you looking for the best food tour in Rome Italy? Do you want to get through an amazing experience? Come with us into a walking food tour of Trastevere and Campo de' Fiori neighborhoods. We’ll be accompanied by a local chef who will introduce us to the original tastes and flavors of the roman cooking.

Reasons why you deserve a walking food tour Rome

Food in Rome is strictly related to the inner soul of the inhabitants. Roman people are used to sitting down in the typical Trattorias and have their slow lunches or dinners, talking loud and having fun. In other words, Food in Rome, apart from appeasing hunger, is prepared and consumed to let people stay together and share their feelings.

Discover the Roman cuisine lead by chefs

If you want to be introduced to Roman cuisine by a real expert, this food tour is your choice! It is the only gastronomic tour of Rome completely led by chefs! Take a walk with us and discover the bustling neighborhoods of Trastevere and Campo de 'Fiori. You will hear secret tips about Italian and Roman cuisine. Furthermore, you will get in touch with unique products that are part of the local culinary traditions. Among the several delicious tastings, you will be able to discover the history, culture, and architecture of the Eternal City. And do not worry, at the end of the tastings you’ll be served a complete lunch. Of course, the tour will end with wine and fresh pasta, that you will taste comfortably sit down in one of the most suggestive locations in the heart of the city, Trastevere.

A brief history of traditional Roman food

In the time of Caesar Augustus Romans used to eat very differently from us. Sweet flavors were combined into main courses, like soups and game dishes. Anchovies’ pouring was utilized as dressing, to spice up things to eat. But before Emperors' time (753 BC – 27 BC), ancient Roman food was more likely today. Romans' ancestors (latini, carpenati, falisci) were farmers and shepherds, so their way of cooking was simple and smart. Like the shepherd's bread, filled with cheese and meat, something that was created to last for many hours during their movements. Or the Gricia, the Amatriciana ancestor. Gricia is a simple sauce for handmade pasta, combining guanciale (cheek lard or jowl bacon) and seasoned pecorino cheese.

What’s the best food to eat in Rome now

If you are spending your Roman holiday surely you will desire to get the best about Roman food, selecting your favorite dishes. With this amazing walking tour, you’ll be able to eat like Romans do, discovering the secret recipes and the places locals like. Street food in Rome is a traditional thing, something that has been existing for decades. Arancini, suplì, mozzarella in carrozza, pizza bianca, pizza alla pala… these are just a few examples of what you can get if you want quality fast food while walking in the eternal city. On the other side, Roman food deserves tranquillity. Pasta cacio e pepe, pasta all’Amatriciana, saltimbocca (meat rolls stuffed with ham and cheese), carciofi alla Giudia (fried artichokes), scottadito (grilled lamb chunks) are some of the most famous dishes. Simple recipes that need time and love for food.


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Additional Information

• Details and information regarding the local operator will be provided on the Confirmation Voucher. • Cancellation without penalty 3 days before Tour departure. • Cancellation after 3 days payment of 100% of Tour fee. • Please note that Spanish and French languages are on request.

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