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What a great way to see Federal Hill, a real insight into the heritage and culinary history of the... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2017
Danielle T
Wow! What a great tour, would recommend to anyone visiting the area.

Cindy's tour was fantastic. We were visiting as part of a food and drink trip from The UK, and... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2017
Emma K
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Join us on our signature food tour, Savoring Federal Hill. Rhode Island's Italian Neighborhood. Learn the history! Meet the chefs! Savor the samples! Get exclusive behind the scenes tours! Enjoy a little wine! Become a paisano of Federal Hill!
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Reviewed September 19, 2017

What a great way to see Federal Hill, a real insight into the heritage and culinary history of the area as well as an informative morning with food, tips on cooking and an excellent wine tasting. I thoroughly enjoyed this!

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Reviewed September 18, 2017

Cindy's tour was fantastic. We were visiting as part of a food and drink trip from The UK, and Cindy's insights into the history and heritage of the area were so detailed and informative. The places we visited were so "real" and it was amazing...More

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Reviewed June 12, 2017

Great tour by Cindy. She is very friendly and knowledgable about the history of Federal Hill and had wonderful tips on much of the food tastings. I did not realize any markets had live chickens that they prepared on site for customers. We learned several...More

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Cindy S, Owner at Savoring Rhode Island Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review! All of us on Federal Hill love that you enjoyed yourself and we hope to see you in the neighborhood!

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Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

I loved our tour guide, Cindy! She knows good food and shared some of her cooking tips. Very informative with the history of the area as well as the different shops. We were able to taste delicious samples and were given some coupons to go...More

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Cindy S, Owner at Savoring Rhode Island Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2017

Thank you so much for the great review! I'm so glad you had a good time. It was a great morning.

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Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

Cindy Salvato is friendly and informative. We loved learning about Federal Hill history and the history of the shops we toured. The samples were ample and learning how to buy balsamic vinegar and olive oil opened my eyes to how wonderful these amazing condiments can...More

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Reviewed September 18, 2016

We took the Savoring Rhode Island Tour yesterday. This tour is not only yummy but very informative! It was so nice to meet the shop owners & learn about their history as well as the history of the Federal Hill neighborhood. We learned how to...More

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Reviewed September 12, 2016

This is a wonderful thing to do with out of town guests, or for those in RI who have never done this sort of thing. Cindy is engaging and informative. You certainly get your moneys worth. We were full after our tour. And Cindy was...More

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Reviewed September 10, 2016

This Saturday morning had it all: delicious food, wine and coffee, an excellent and knowledgeable guide and lots of information which was new to me. Cindy Salvato is a chef, which is important to know. She is also of Italian heritage, which is why she...More

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Cindy S, Owner at Savoring Rhode Island Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review! I appreciate it very much and I'm so glad that you could join me on Federal Hill. Hopefully I'll see you on another outing or around Federal Hill.

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Reviewed September 10, 2016

Today was my second round of this tour and it was as much fun as the first time! Cindy is so knowledgeable and warm, instantly making you feel like part of the family. Our tour included behind the scenes at Antonelli Poultry (not for the...More

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Reviewed July 27, 2016

There is a reason this three hour tour consistently gets an "Excellent" rating. Cindy does an excellent job of presenting, demonstrating, and instructing you in various settings around her approximately three block 'classroom'. Along with hearing about various Italian foods and cooking techniques, we sampled...More

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Cindy S, Owner at Savoring Rhode Island Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2016

Thank you so much for the wonderful review. I'm so glad that you were able to join me on Federal Hill and thank you for the great toast!!!

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