Tastes & Traditions of Florence: Food Tour with Sant'Ambrogio Market Visit

47 reviews

3.5 hours

Max 12

Why take this tour?

Devour are the food specialists in our family, running all of our food tours. They're obsessed with finding the most authentic and tasty food and the biggest characters at the local market. We think that passion makes them the best at what they do.

Highlights

  • Leave the crowds and lines behind and discover a more local side of Florence.
  • Visit an enigmatic market in the heart of the city where mouthwatering delicacies are served.
  • Explore two of Florence’s irresistible districts that many visitors miss.
  • Meet the people that are keeping Italy’s foodie heritage alive and hear their stories.
  • Dine in places that are impossible to find without a local guide.
  • Sites Visited
  • Mercato di Sant'Ambrogio
  • Piazza Santa Croce
  • local bakery
  • local enoteca
  • Via delle Conce
  • Tour Includes
  • Local English speaking guide
  • Expertly guided walking tour
  • 8 tasting stops with 9+ food tastings
  • 3 glasses of wine and 1 coffee

Enjoy the dishes and delicacies that inspired some of the world’s greatest minds during the Renaissance.

Book Now

Total Customer Reviews: 47

Verified Ratings
4.6 /5
based on 47 Walks’ customer ratings
Rating summary by category
Guide
4.8/5
Latest reviews
Great
Great tour, great tour guide, average food and wine but the tour guide made the tour worthwhile
Verified · Sharon · Jun 20, 2024 · Australia · Female · 55 to 64 years
Excellent
Our tour guide (Teddy) was fabulous. She went above and beyond to share her knowledge of Florences history, architecture, arts, culture and of course local food. I was so impressed with her ability to relate to each of us and her genuine interest in learning a little about each of us during the tour. This was by far the best food tour I have ever taken and we cannot thank our guide enough for the incredible experience she provided us. So grateful.
Verified · Jill · Apr 28, 2024 · Canada · Female · 65 to 74 years
Excellent
This was our first time in Florence. Teddy (Teodora) was our tour guide and she was fabulous. The places we went to for food and drinks.cappuccino and wines and food was all exceptional!!!
Verified · Carol · Apr 28, 2024 · Canada · Female · 65 to 74 years
Excellent
Exceptional tour. I would recommend it to anyone visiting Florence, whether for the first time or after many previous visits. A great way to sample the life of the city through its food and culinary traditions. Laura was a delightfully informative, entertaining and knowledgeable guide. She makes a point of tailoring her tour to meet the needs and interests of everyone with her.
Verified · Eleanora · Apr 10, 2024 · USA · Female · 75 or older years
Excellent
Awesome food tour in Florence! Lorenzo was great! Most important advice is to start the tour hungry. Small bites from many places and it will fill you up!
Verified · Kimberly · Mar 10, 2024 · USA · Female · 55 to 64 years

You Can Also Experience These Similar Tours

78 - Florence Dine Around 16x9-0005
From $114
Oltrarno at Sunset: Florence Food & Wine Tour
Sample Florentine cuisine as you hop between wine bars, trattorias, and gelato shops in atmospheric Oltrarno.
913 3.5 h 12 max
Walks-20150504-Florence - Tuscany Day Trip 16x9-0014
From $217
Tuscany Day Trip From Florence With Chianti, Siena and San Gimignano
Explore Siena, San Gimignano, and a Chianti vineyard, complete with lunch on an beautiful farm.
1479 9 h 14 max
Devour Bologna Food Tour High Res 0228
From $91
Tastes & Traditions of Bologna: Food & Market Tour
Spend an irresistible morning tasting your way through the markets, cafes, and trattorias of Bologna.
50 3.5 h 12 max