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Do Eat Better Experience Bergamo Traditional Food Tour

Do Eat Better Experience Bergamo Traditional Food Tour lets you live through the city like a local. No tourist traps allowed! A Food Expert will guide you to taste the best typical dishes in the venues only known by locals. Enjoy good food in a relaxing atmosphere with new friends!
Meeting point Piazza Mercato delle Scarpe Get directions
Scheduled slots 11.30 am from Tue-Sun & 6.30 pm from Tue-Thu and Sun
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3.5 hours in total
At least 4 food stops
2-12 seats
1 serving at each stop

Bergamo Traditional Food Tour possible tastings

Expect a full meal or even more! The food choice depends on season and availability. Be ready for an immersive food experience in a relaxing atmosphere! Here is a list of our Bergamo Food Tour possible tastings:

  • Aperitivo with a glass of Valcalepio wine: you’ll taste the traditional aperitivo from Bergamo. Some toasted bread slices topped with local garnishments accompanied by a glass of Valcalepio, a typical red wine from the hills near Bergamo that are famous for the sweetness of their fruits.
  • Casoncelli: it’s a handmade pasta made with a blend of flours and with a half-moon shape. According to the season and the ingredients, it can be filled with breadcrumbs, Parmesan cheese, beef meat, pork meat, parsley, raisins, lemon zest, almonds and so much more. Traditionally, this dish is topped with bacon and sage.
  • Foiade: this is the local tradition Sunday recipe. Every small village in the area of Bergamo has its own flour, favourite pasta shape and favourite topping. The foiade is real good seasoned by different sort of sauce, such as meat, cheeses and mushrooms.
  • Polenta with lard and cheese: polenta is a centuries-old dish based of corn flour. In order to make it creamier, the dish is served with local lard slices or topped with savoury cheese from the nearby valleys.
  • Grilled handmade bread with Taleggio cheese: that’s it, a mountain classic! It is always delicious in any season, also in the warmer days. A rustic loaf is topped with the local, tasty taleggio cheese and caramelized golden onions.
  • Ice cream stracciatella flavour: stracciatella is one of the most loved ice cream flavour in Italy and beyond. It is made with milk and cream plus dark chocolate chips. Your Local Food Expert will lead you to taste it in the original ice cream shop in Bergamo who invented the stracciatella in the Sixties. This is definitely a must-eat!
  • Espresso coffee: a good coffee is the traditional conclusion of every Italian meal. You’ll taste it into an historic coffee shop.

Do Eat Better Experience Bergamo Traditional Food Tour is a must-do for foodies

As you can see, this Do Eat Better Experience Bergamo Food Tour is the perfect match between a walking city tour and a real gourmet experience.
This is a social dining experience in Bergamo. People from all over the world sharing food stories, enjoying a relaxing and joyful atmosphere. We have a 2 people minimum and 12 people maximum policy. If the minimum number of guests is not reached, we will contact you to reschedule onto another time or date (100% refund).

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We want to promote and enhance the traditional dishes of each city while creating shared value

Do Eat Better was created with the aim of promoting and enhancing the traditional dishes of each city, involving local operators and creating shared value for the entire community.

Thanks to the passion and expertise of our Local Food Experts, we reveal the culinary secrets and hidden little gems of our beautiful cities to the customers who choose us, so they can discover with us the beauty and gastronomic and cultural heritage that our area and its community have to offer.

We can speak of a true virtual circle: all the actors involved bring and receive value from our services

We carry out our work with passion and dedication, paying particular attention to the creation of solid and shared value with all the actors involved in our eco-system:

  • Our clients;
  • Our partners represented by hundreds of small local realities;
  • Our Local Experts, often young and with talents to be enhanced;
  • The territories that host us, wonderful frames of our culinary tours;
  • The charities with which we collaborate to assist families in need in the communities where we operate

Our actors

Our clients – All of our food tours are designed and created to transmit the love of our territories and culinary traditions to our clients, with the goal of providing them with an authentic, high quality, and absolute valuable experience.

Our Partners – We work with the small realities that we experience every day, the trusted baker, the restaurant or the market stall where we go every day to taste our traditional dishes. We collaborate with hundreds of family-run establishments and guarantee them an important and constant economic contribution while trying to preserve their tradition and authenticity

Our local food expert – They represent the added value of our tours and authentically convey their love for their city and local gastronomic traditions. We employ more than 150 carefully selected employees who are passionate about gastronomy: more than 70% of our resources are women and more than 50% are young people under 35.

Charities – in collaboration with the Oasis Association, Do Eat Better promotes the social integration of families in difficulty with young children.


With a donation, you can contribute concrete actions to support a child’s education and to support young parents in social and economic difficulties:

  • By covering the actual cost of a needy child’s attendance at the nursery for one year, contributing to the Adoption km 0 project.
  • By supporting the family in all problems that may arise over time and carrying out constant counseling work with them, contributing to the Parents Hub project.

Support children and families in need, donate now!
Special thanks from the families of the Oasis Association

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