Food Loose Tours Rome: Authentic Italian Eating Adventure

Quick Details

Join us on an exciting exploration of some of the most delicious food Rome has to offer.

You’ll venture off the beaten track to discover an authentic slice of the unique Italian food & drink culture, lifestyle and history that make this city such an amazing place. We give you fantastic local knowledge that can’t be found in guide books!  You’ll experience parts of the city that aren’t on a tourist’s radar and enjoy food from unique local vendors.

Price & Duration

$99AUD | 3 to 3.5 Hours

More Information

Why do Italians eat breakfast standing up? What’s the difference between arancini and suppli? What is aperitivo?

At the end of this fantastic food walking tour you’ll know the answers to these questions and lots more. Hosted by a knowledgeable, passionate local food lover, our Authentic Italian Eating Adventure is designed to give visitors a delicious insight into Italian food & drink culture, local history and the Roman way of life.  The tour provides an array of options for vegetarians.

Highlights of the tour include:

  • A guide to Italian coffee drinking (there are actually rules to follow!)
  • The mouthwatering delights of real Porchetta (Italian roast pork)
  • A guide to Italian wine and prosecco
  • An insight into the evolution of Italian food culture
  • Lunching on a new Italian food sensation the Trapizzino
  • Amazing new Italian style street food
  • A visit to the vibrant Mercato Centrale
  • Artisanal “slow food movement” gelato
  • An introduction to ‘aperitivo’ and the Roman lifestyle

We’ll also give you our insider’s guide to eating in Rome to take away with you so that you’ll be able to eat well for the rest of your stay too.

Food Loose’s eating adventures are designed to be as fun and interactive as they are delicious and educational, so you’ll get plenty of opportunity to interact with your fellow food lovers on the tour and share stories, food, drinks and a few laughs along the way.  

We’ll also leave you with our “Guide to Eating and Drinking in Rome”, listing our favourite and the favourites of our friends providing you with a guaranteed enjoy food experience in Rome.


Tour Information


$99AUD per person


A guided tour of the best food in Rome including all food and drink consumed along the way.

Not Included

Additional drinks (more can be purchased at your own cost if desire) or gratuity for your guide (to be given in cash at your own discretion).


Tours depart at 10am sharp. Please be at the meeting point by 9:45am for registration (we have lots of amazing stuff to pack in so we need to leave on time!).  There can be traffic congestion in Rome so please leave enough time to get to the meeting point.


Meeting Point: Piazza della Republica 41 – Outside of Eataly

There is a large fountain in the middle and two curved buildings.  We are meeting at Eataly on the end of the curve

What to Wear

Please wear comfortable shoes for walking the Rome pavements.  If it is hot bring a hat and some sunscreen. If it is raining and umbrella as we will be walking outside.

What Will We Eat & What’s Included

We will enjoy many Roman and Italian delights. Both food and some drinks are included in the price of the tour. Please ensure you only have a LIGHT breakfast as you’ll have plenty to eat and drink along the way. You may want to bring a water bottle to ensure you keep hydrated if its hot.

How Far Do We Walk

The tour is a moderate distance and at a moderate pace.  You need to be mobile to get around the streets and enjoy the walking.


If you are running late or can’t find the meeting point please contact our guide on +39 347 115 9463

Can We Bring Children?

Children are most welcome on the tour. Italians love children. To ensure everyone’s enjoyment on the tour please keep them with you at all times.

Contact Info
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3/88 Harold St Fremantle Fremantle, WA 6160, Australia

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