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Rome Food Tour by Sunset around Prati District

Rome Food Tour by Sunset around Prati District
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Tour snapshot
Go beyond tourist menus on an authentic food-and-walking tour of Rome 
Duration:
4h
Taking Covid-19 safety measures
Group size:
15
Wheelchair accessible
Ticket type:
Mobile
Free cancellation
About
Stray from the beaten path and visit eateries favored by Romans on a food-and-walking tour of the Prati neighborhood. While sampling a variety of local delicacies, some of which you might miss if exploring independently, explore the area at sunset and see Rome at daylight and dusk. Plus, a small group limited to 13 means you’ll receive personalized attention from your guide throughout.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
Highlights
  • Explore the traditional neighborhood of Prati for a more local experience
  • Sample Roman specialties and receive restaurant recommendations 
  • Enjoy an intimate atmosphere in a small group limited to 13 people 
  • Bottled water and wine are included on this sunset tour
  • Food tasting includes Balsamic vinegar aged 30 years, truffles and pizza from Rome's number one pizza, Pizzarium
What to expect
Your small-group evening walking tour begins in the Prati district, where you greet your guide. In the traditional Italian way, awaken your palate with fresh buffalo mozzarella and other aperitivo, accompanied by a glass of wine. The next stop is one of Rome’s most celebrated pizzerias, Pizzarium. Sample multiple flavors made by the “Michelangelo of Pizza,” Gabriele Bonci, perhaps prosciutto with fig, zucchini, and ricotta, or scamorza with spinach. Next, visit the Paciotti family’s gourmet food shop, to taste truffles, cured meat, aged balsamic vinegar, and specialty cheeses, and have another glass of vino. Continue on to an award-winning restaurant to feast on traditional pasta and wine before ending at an artisanal gelateria. After receiving more restaurant recommendations from your guide, bid farewell in at Via Lione IV next to the Vatican main metro.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Highlights
  • Explore the traditional neighborhood of Prati for a more local experience
  • Sample Roman specialties and receive restaurant recommendations 
  • Enjoy an intimate atmosphere in a small group limited to 13 people 
  • Bottled water and wine are included on this sunset tour
  • Food tasting includes Balsamic vinegar aged 30 years, truffles and pizza from Rome's number one pizza, Pizzarium
What to expect
Your small-group evening walking tour begins in the Prati district, where you greet your guide. In the traditional Italian way, awaken your palate with fresh buffalo mozzarella and other aperitivo, accompanied by a glass of wine. The next stop is one of Rome’s most celebrated pizzerias, Pizzarium. Sample multiple flavors made by the “Michelangelo of Pizza,” Gabriele Bonci, perhaps prosciutto with fig, zucchini, and ricotta, or scamorza with spinach. Next, visit the Paciotti family’s gourmet food shop, to taste truffles, cured meat, aged balsamic vinegar, and specialty cheeses, and have another glass of vino. Continue on to an award-winning restaurant to feast on traditional pasta and wine before ending at an artisanal gelateria. After receiving more restaurant recommendations from your guide, bid farewell in at Via Lione IV next to the Vatican main metro.
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Important information
Inclusions
  • Bottle of water
  • Food tasting
  • Tour escort/host
  • Dinner
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Snacks
  • Entry/Admission - Rome
  • Entry/Admission - Rome
  • Entry/Admission - La Tradizione
  • Entry/Admission - Rome
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Duration
4h
Departure details
  • Via Cipro, 4L, 00136 Roma RM, Italy The meeting point for the tour is La Nicchia Cafè Located on Via Cipro 4 L, where the guide will stay for the first hour of the tour, so don’t worry if you are running late. The closest underground station is called Cipro Metro, which is a 1 minute walk from the meeting point.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Special substitutions offered for those with dietary restrictions including Vegan, Vegetarian, Gluten-free and lactose-intolerant. Please advise in the special requirements field at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Inclusions
  • Bottle of water
  • Food tasting
  • Tour escort/host
  • Dinner
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Snacks
  • Entry/Admission - Rome
  • Entry/Admission - Rome
  • Entry/Admission - La Tradizione
  • Entry/Admission - Rome
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Departure details
  • Via Cipro, 4L, 00136 Roma RM, Italy The meeting point for the tour is La Nicchia Cafè Located on Via Cipro 4 L, where the guide will stay for the first hour of the tour, so don’t worry if you are running late. The closest underground station is called Cipro Metro, which is a 1 minute walk from the meeting point.
Duration
4h
Return details
  • Al Giardino Del Gatto E La Volpe Srl, Via Buccari, 14, 00195 Roma RM, Italy The tour ends at the restaurant Al Giardino del Gatto e la Volpe, located on via Buccari. ( 5 minutes from the Ottaviano underground station. The guide can either call you a taxi or nearest taxi stand is a few minutes walk. St Peter’s square is 10 minute walk)
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Special substitutions offered for those with dietary restrictions including Vegan, Vegetarian, Gluten-free and lactose-intolerant. Please advise in the special requirements field at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
What you can expect during your visit
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Via Cipro, 4L
    Via Cipro, 4L, 00136 Roma RM, Italy
    The meeting point for the tour is La Nicchia Cafè Located on Via Cipro 4 L, where the guide will stay for the first hour of the tour, so don’t worry if you are running late. The closest underground station is called Cipro Metro, which is a 1 minute walk from the meeting point.
    See address & details
  • 1
    La Nicchia Cafe
    Stop: 50 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Bonci Pizzarium
    Stop: 50 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • 3
    La Tradizione
    Stop: 50 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • 4
    Al Giardino Del Gatto E La Volpe Srl
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • You'll end at
    Al Giardino Del Gatto E La Volpe Srl
    Via Buccari, 14, 00195 Roma RM, Italy
    The tour ends at the restaurant Al Giardino del Gatto e la Volpe, located on via Buccari. ( 5 minutes from the Ottaviano underground station. The guide can either call you a taxi or nearest taxi stand is a few minutes walk. St Peter’s square is 10 minute walk)
    See address & details
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Jen E
Los Angeles, CA105 contributions
Powered by this company called The Roman Food Tour: a robust 4 hour food tour that just flew by and I savored every moment. 4 hours beginning at 4:30pm, so perfectly straddled both sunset hour and dinnertime. At the end I went straight to my hotel and slept extremely well after such a fulfilling dinner experience.

There was a bit of a snag with scheduling as I received a call from Josh a day prior requesting to reschedule due to a guide being out sick. At first I was planning to just opt for the refund but because he was so courteous, I moved around our itinerary to accommodate the next evening. Certainly appreciated the open communication, including how he was willing to send over recommendations in the area even if we had opted out, which was a nice gesture.

Ariana was our tour guide and totally fantastic. The Prati district was a good balance after spending most of our week to that point in the Rome proper; this neighborhood definitely felt more 'chill,' yet still food-oriented. She did such a great job of balancing the group of about 15 (I believe max capacity) even with the majority being a group of American seniors that requested special accommodation (i.e. taxi vs. walking 10min to certain destinations). Her patience was utterly commendable.

We stopped by ALL great spots. Started with a meat/cheese/balsamic vinegar sampling then moved to Pizzerium Bonci which was definitely a highlight as it was high on my personal list. I loved the balance of famous, well-known spots like that with more local destinations. Portions were plentiful and we had our share of appetizers, pizzas, pasta, dessert, you name it. The tour ends with a proper seated meal; FYI there is definitely a decent level of people interaction involved (for those who find those with social anxiety, this might not be for you).

All in all a truly wonderful experience with interesting, fun stories from historical fun facts to the neighborhood and spots themselves. Definitely recommended if you want to experience a solid slice of Roman cuisine.
Written January 12, 2022
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sunseeker846
Penrith, UK116 contributions
I had originally booked the day tour but as I was the only person to book that tour I was offered a move to the sunset tour. I am so glad I went for it, from start to finish it was a brilliant experience.

We ended up as a friendly group of 11 (+ the guide) made up from a range of nationalities though everyone joined in and got to know the others.

1st off, our guide Tatiana was brilliant, she was energetic, enthusiastic, knowledgeable and very entertaining as well as having a very genuine love of Italian food and wine as well as the city and area.

We had 4 stops and sampled a wide range of different foods and wines (all included in the price) there wasn't a bad mouthful amongst them but my favourite had to be the 1st stop and Nick deserves a lot of praise as he too was very engaging and showed a genuine love for the food and wine.

I have done a few food tours in different countries and cities but this is favourite. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend them or take another tour myself.
Written February 28, 2022
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Tyler S
Washington DC, DC2 contributions
Friends
My brother and I joined this tour on our first full day in Rome, what a fantastic decision! Our guide Ashley did a fabulous job imparting a passion for the food and explaining it in a way that brought both the flavors and culture around it to life. There was also a great mix of people from all walks in life, and the atmosphere, as with any good meal, promoted conversation and connection.

Expect lots of delicious food, wine, and laughs. Also expect some walking between stops, so wear appropriate footwear. Note that there was a person on our tour with food allergies, and they were able to accommodate her (though I would recommend writing ahead, since they are working with small local establishments!).
Written May 18, 2022
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Julie G
Boston, MA5 contributions
We did the Prati by Sunset tour on our first visit to Rome. It will be remembered as one of our highlights of our trip to Italy. Our guide was absolutely delightful and extremely knowledgeable. Our group of 12 adults quickly acquired a feeling of camaraderie while tasting amazing food and wine in the neighborhood. We were introduced to many different foods and wines, with ample amounts (actually, MORE than ample) to taste and enjoy. The hosts of each stop we made were welcoming and food presentation was beautiful. We walked the entire tour, which gave us time to digest a bit between courses and enjoy the sights of the area. The culmination of the tour was when my husband was brought out a bottle of wine with a lighted candle to celebrate his birthday. The tour coordinator was true to his word when I informed him ahead of time of his birthday and said they would recognize it. All in all, it was a fabulous tour which I would wholly recommend.
Written April 18, 2022
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Amy D
Sarasota, FL4 contributions
Our tour guide, Pablo was great. He was very knowledgeable, friendly and kept the wine and Prosecco flowing.

I anticipated one food item and one glass of wine at each stop, I could have not been more wrong. We started at a small cafe and market where we were treated to a sampling of items based on powerful quality ingredients in different but simple forms. Highlights included the roasted red pepper pesto, variety of truffle infused products and most incredible to us was the Asiago cheese dripped with 28 year aged balsamic(which retails in the market for 160 euros a bottle).

From there we went on a whimsical journey around the Pratti district. The food and anecdotes were ever present as well was the wine.

Our guide, Pablo, was very helpful booking taxis and giving directions to the metro as we departed.

I could not recommend this tour any higher!
Written April 20, 2022
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Tim M
3 contributions
Couples
This was by far a highlight of our time in Italy. There is a ton of history in Rome, and our brains needed a little break. This food tour is exactly what we needed. Carolyna did an amazing job explaining the history of Roman food—and the best part—we got to eat while she taught us. She was entertaining, knowledgeable, and a great teacher. What a magical night! And we met some beautiful people. PS don’t eat before you go, there is a ton of food and wine.
Written August 17, 2022
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Teresa H
Sparks, NV6 contributions
The Roman Food Tour in the trendy Prati neighborhood is a must do shortly after arriving in Rome. Our outstanding guide Giada introduced us to both the foods and wines of Italy, especially Rome. Each stop was unique and showcased local and regional cuisine. Giada’s colorful commentary demonstrated her vast knowledge of Italian food and wine, and it prepared us for our subsequent visits to Italian eateries and bars. We were glad that we arrived hungry as there was ample food served and wine poured during the evening. We were a private group of 12 with ages ranging from 40’s to 70’s; everyone was engaged and enjoyed the evening.
Written May 3, 2022
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Deirdre O
1 contribution
Couples
This tour is FANTASTIC & we’ll worth the money. The variations of food is interesting and immensely tasty and PLENTIFUL. Our Tour Guide Tatiana was outstanding - she is someone who is passionate about food & Rome and loves passing that passion on. Definitely do this tour.
Written April 21, 2022
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Caitie M
9 contributions
My husband and I did this tour with Francesca. There was one other couple in our evening group. The food and wine were phenomenal! The first two places we went to were very intimate, yet welcoming. At each of those locations we tried excellent cheeses, pesto sauces, and meats. After that she took us to a pizza place where we each selected one type to try and the restaurant cut up portions for everyone to share! By that point we were already starting to get full and luckily we had ~15-20 min walk to the next location. There we went to a beautiful covered garden and got a plate of gnocchi and ravioli, followed by calamari. As if that wasn’t enough, we ended the evening with incredible gelato! Between the four of us on the tour we also drank three bottles of wine.

In addition to the great food, the company was wonderful. Francesca has so much to say about Rome and gives you the opportunity to experience places off the beaten path you wouldn’t think to try on your own. An absolutely wonderful experience! My only regret was not taking more pictures.
Written September 26, 2020
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Isabel F
5 contributions
We loved this tour! Our guide, Alice, was amazing. She was super informative, and personable. I didn't know there was so much to learn about Italian food! Speaking of which, the food and drinks were delicious. Come prepared with an empty stomach ;) None of the stops were very far from one another and the walk was level, if you're concerned about accessibility. The farthest walk was about 12 minutes, but we sat at each restaurant before we moved on so we had a moment to rest (and eat!). My mom has some moderate mobility issues, but Alice and the people we were on the tour with were mindful of my mom's pace and we didn't have any problems! We highly recommend this food tour :)
Written July 18, 2022
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This was super fun. The restaurants were each unique and delicious. The guide was knowledgeable and a local to Tras
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Great experience
The food was amazing but the icing on the cake was Francesca. Very funny entertaining and informative she made the
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Yes - it's worth it!
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If you are lucky enough to have Francesca lead your tour, you are guaranteed to have a great time! Extremely knowle
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Best food tour in Rome
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Amazing food and fun guide
Our guide Birte was fun and took us to amazing places with great food! The wine was also very tasty and we were enr
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Amazing food tour!
A highlight of our trip!! So much fun and everything we ate was amazing! Be sure to arrive with an appetite:) Our g
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Great food, wonderful tour!
Wow. Go hungry, cause you're gonna eat a lot of delicious food. Our lovely guide Carolina was fantastic. Very perso
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Fabulous guide and food
Francesca was an amazing tour guide with so much great information on the products Italy has to offer. The food was
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Fantastic Food Tour with Francesca
We had a fantastic tour this evening with Francesca. Her bubbly personality and knowledge of local Roman history re
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Family favorite activity
After a 2 week holiday in Italy, our family agreed that this food tour was a highlight. The tour was well-organize
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A++++
A must for the entire family. The food was AMAZING!!!! One of our favorites of Rome!!! Fun for everyone.
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Fantastic food and very informative.
A wonderful experience. The food was amazing our tour guide Giada was fantastic. I would highly recommend this to a
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Great time
We had such a fun time. Alice was our tour guide and she was very knowledgeable and very attentive. She made sure o
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