Guided tour

Rome Testaccio: Food Tasting & Market Tour

Guided tour

Rome Testaccio: Food Tasting & Market Tour

Activity provider: Eating Europe Food Tours

From US$ 96.49 per person

Our guided walking food tour lets you experience the heart of Rome like a local, in an authentic foodie neighborhood.

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Duration 4 hours
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  • Visit a local market and meet the vendors who have been there for generations
  • Sample everything from classic Italian dishes to a typical Roman street food snack
  • Explore the insights of Rome’s cultural and historical landmarks
  • Taste the most delicious pasta you’ve ever had
Full description
Experience Rome like a local, in an authentic neighborhood where people live, eat and shop. Together we will explore the local markets, meet the vendors who have been there for generations, and taste the most delicious pasta. We start our walking tour at the central square of Testaccio. You'll taste some of the best food from a long-standing family owned bakery. We'll follow this with a walk through the famous Mercato Testaccio with 107 family run market stalls. sampling some of the best bruschetta and buffalo mozzerella. Ready for pasta? We'll taste 3 Roman classic pastas with a glass of wine. What Italian food tour isn't complete without authentic gelato – We skip the stuff you see along the tourist paths and head to one of our favourites, which has been serving gelato since 1914. Tastings and stops may vary based on the day of the week.
  • Food and drinks
  • Hand sanitizer
  • English speaking guide
  • Digital guide to stops and tastings
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Extra drinks - contact us in advance to ask about our premium drink package

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Meeting point

Meet us at the entrance of L'Oasi della Birra in Piazza Testaccio - Rome, 00153. Your guide will have an Eating Europe logo.

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Oversize luggage

Know before you go

  • This tour operates rain or shine
  • Children 4 and younger are complimentary
  • Gratuity is not included and is left to individual discretion
  • You should wear comfortable walking shoes and bring a bottle of water and an umbrella in the event of rain
  • Please notify the tour operator of any dietary restrictions
Customer reviews

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February 2, 2023

Great tour, great guide, absolutely worth it.

November 12, 2022


My friends and I really enjoyed the food tour, an ideal way to start our holiday in Italy. Katherine was a great tour guide and it was clear she is very passionate about Italian food. She made the tour great fun. Thank you Katherine.

September 14, 2022

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