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Genoa Traditional Food Tour

  • 2-10 seats
  • 11:30 am (Mon/Sun) or 6:00 pm (Mon/Fri)
  • Food & drink included
  • 3,5 hours in total
  • Walking food tour with 5 stops
  • Neptune Galleon (near Aquarium)
  • 2-10 seats
  • 11:30 am (Mon/Sun) or 6:00 pm (Mon/Fri)
  • Food & drink included
  • 3,5 hours in total
  • Walking food tour with 5 stops
  • Neptune Galleon (near Aquarium)

SHORT DESCRIPTION

 
Thanks to our Genoa food tour, you will be exploring Genoa’s downtown alleys with a local foodie. You will be sitting in typical restaurants, tasting some of the best traditional dishes and in good company. You will be surrounded by a genuine and unique environment, a memorable way of tasting the city’s traditional specialities and of visiting Genoa.

We always choose the best dishes, aiming to introduce you to our traditions, suggest the best restaurants and help you live the best culinary experience ever. Our local food experts will be at your disposal. 
With our Genoa food tour you can make your visit to Genoa an unforgettable experience of eating Italy’s best preparations!

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3,5 hours tour in Genova downtown with at least 5 eating stops.​

POSSIBLE TASTINGS

  • Pasta with pesto - classic basil Pesto sauce was born in Genoa. You will have the chance to taste the authentic recipe made of local fresh basil and pine nuts
  • Savoury pastries - there are thousands of pastries in the world, but come taste our best ones into an old Sciamadda (a typical "takeaway" from the beginning of 20thCentury).
  • Focaccia with cheese - 2 very thin layers of dough filled with "Stracchino", (a typical soft cheese from Recco, a small village next to Genoa).
  • Fried squids - Genoa is a harbour city with traditional seafood-based cuisine. Our tender fried squids will melt in your mouth!
  • Stockfish - cooked with pine nuts, potatoes and "Taggiasca" olives, a special recipe from Genoa!
  • Anchovies - freshly fished, traditionally one of the most famous fish of our Seas.
  • Frisceu - small fried pancake with vegetables. Best for entrees and appetizers.
  • Artisan ice cream - in a gourmet ice cream shop, we will try one of the best artisan gelato in town, featuring both traditional and innovative tastes
  • Espresso - Italian rituals expect you ending your meal with an espresso coffee

FOOD TOUR DETAILS - BEST TO KNOW

Local foodie Italian, English, Spanish and French speaking.

Area: Genoa downtown. It’s not only about eating, but also walking along the oldest streets and the most important attraction of the city. 

It’s a social dining experience. People from all over the world sharing food stories enjoying a relaxing and joyful atmosphere. Therefore, we have a 2 people minimum and 10 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). 

Expect 1 serving minimum at each stop. Water, wine or beer/soft drinks will be served. 

Child policy: children below 5 years old are free of charge. Children from 6 to 12 have 50% discount. 

Allergies: please let us know if you suffer of any food allergy or intolerance. Do Eat Better will not be responsible for any guest not informing us about special dietary restrictions at the time of the booking. 

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SPECIAL DRINK CARD

Double your drinks during the tour. Add your Special Drink Card during booking.
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TRIP PROTECTION

100% refund up to 24 hours before the start of the activity. Add your protection during the booking.
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