Taste of Testaccio Rome Food Tour

Italy • Rome

About the Experience

Join the original Rome food tour that has been pleasing taste buds since 2011, and discover the delicious secrets of Testaccio, the birthplace of Roman cuisine.

In 4 hours, you'll explore the lively Testaccio Market, and enjoy tasty foods like bruschetta, caprese salad, Roman pasta dishes, authentic Italian gelato, and more.

Wander the pretty streets away from the usual crowds, and experience the unique flavors of Rome's gastronomy. Led by friendly guides who love food, this tour gives you a close-up look at Roman cuisine. Don't wait – book now for an amazing food adventure you won't forget!

Why you will love

  • Explore the vibrant Testaccio market, a lively center of Italian food, flavors, and local culture
  • Savor classic treats like prosciutto, Caprese salad, supplì, wine, and other delights that define Rome's culinary scene
  • Learn the art of crafting bruschetta and try to make your own with locally sourced tomatoes
  • Enjoy three authentic pasta dishes at the much-loved local hotspot, 'Flavio al Velavevodetto'
  • Take a journey back in time to an over 100-year-old gelateria, where you'll experience delicious gelato made in the traditional way


Join a 4-hour culinary tour through Testaccio, Rome’s hidden culinary paradise.

You will escape the tourist crowds as you wander through the charming streets of Testaccio, immersing yourself in the hidden flavors and untapped treasures of Rome.

Led by passionate guides who live and breathe Roman cuisine, this tour promises an intimate encounter with the authentic soul of the city’s food culture.

Dive into the bustling Testaccio Market, a vibrant hub of local flavors that will awaken your senses and transport you to the heart of authentic Roman cuisine.

Savor the tastes of Italy with mouthwatering bruschetta and a sumptuous caprese salad along with supplí and wine, setting the stage for an unforgettable culinary journey.

Delight in the richness of Rome’s culinary heritage as you indulge in not one, but three different styles of local pasta dishes.

Complete your gastronomic journey with the true delight of real Italian gelato, a sweet conclusion that will leave your taste buds singing.


  • Foods and Drinks as described
  • An experienced local food guide
  • Gratuities


Meeting Point: The exact location of the meeting point will be provided immediately upon booking plus a reminder a few days before the tour date. Tours are usually held within easy reach of all modes of public transport.


Additional Information

  • There is a minimum of two persons for the tour to happen. If this number is not reached, you'll be notified in advance to request a full refund or schedule another day
  • To adapt the tour for diet restrictions, please inform during the booking process
  • The Tour runs in rain or shine
  • Additional orders must be paid separately

Cancellation Policy

This booking is made under Food’n Road – Terms & Policies. The contract for the purchase is between you and the supplier as per their cancellation terms described below:

Small Group Tours - A tour can be canceled with a full refund up to 24 hours before the tour departure;

Private Tours - A private tour can be canceled with a full refund up to 7 days before the tour departure;

More details are available on the booking page under cancellations, please read them carefully.

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