Rome Street Food and History Tour

893 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.


  • Learn the secrets and history of Roman street food, the culinary heart of the city.
  • Visit 7+ small local businesses in the Jewish Ghetto and historic center. After 9 food tastings and 2 drinks, you’ll leave full and happy.
  • Learn how Rome’s Jewish community has influenced the city's taste buds and sample a famous Jewish-style fried delicacy.
  • Taste the best supplì in the city at a shop bridging Roman and Neapolitan traditions.
  • Get a personalized beer recommendation from the owner of a fantastic local craft beer shop.
  • Sites Visited
  • Jewish Quarter
  • Centro Storico/Historic Center
  • 7 food establishments
  • Tour Includes
  • Local English-speaking food guide
  • Expertly guided walking tour
  • Food Tastings: 7+ typical Roman street foods
  • Beverage Tastings: Wine and local beer
  • Food Tasting: Gelato

Take your tastebuds for a walk & meet the true experts on this Rome street food tour.

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Manu was a wonderful guide. She was enthusiastic about the food, enthusiastic about her city and made us both feel very welcome. She discussed the history and was very informative. The food was delicious, our favourite was definitely the artichokes but it was very varied and things we hadn't tried before. It was definitely a full tummy experience! We would recommend the tour with Manu but would also look at similar things in different cities.
Alexandra · May 22, 2023 · United Kingdom · Female · 45 to 54 years
Such a wonderful experience and Chiara added so much flavor to an already delicious tour. Would have no problem booking again!!! Perfetto!!
Maria · May 18, 2023 · United States · Female · 55 to 64 years
Fernanda was an excellent tour and even it was a rainy evening it was fun and informative. Great stops along the way.
Lisa · May 15, 2023 · United States · Female · 45 to 54 years
This food tour was excellent! We arranged to do this on our first night in Rome, and it was a great introduction to Roman cuisine. Sylvia, our guide, was so enthusiastic and we enjoyed the variety of foods and settings. Would defintely recomend this guided tour.
Jennifer · May 14, 2023 · United States · Female · 65 to 74 years
Mattia was amazing! Please keep him forever!
Kenneth · May 14, 2023 · United States · Male · 55 to 64 years

Meeting Point

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Meeting Point

We'll meet in front of the ruins of Portico D'Ottavia at Via del Portico d'Ottavia, 29. Your guide will be holding a red Devour tote bag and a Devour Tours sign. 

Please meet 15 minutes prior to the tour start time. 


Can I use a wheelchair on this tour?
Yes, but we require advance notice in order to accommodate wheelchairs on this tour. After booking, please contact us so that we can organize a private tour for you. If we cannot find a guide to lead you that day we'll offer you the same tour on the next available date or give you credit for another tour anywhere else in the world.
Will my tour run in the order that is described?
Please note that this description is an example and stops or tastes may vary depending on the season, day of the week, and group size. Regardless of where your tour goes, you always have a delicious experience.
Does this tour accommodate vegetarians & people with food allergies?
Yes, but please contact our customer service team after you book ([email protected]) so that your guide will be aware on the day of the tour. Also, not all of the tastings on the tour can be substituted for others, but we will do our very best to make sure that you always have something to eat.
What if the weather is bad (rain, snow, hail, etc.) on the day of my tour?
Our tours run rain or shine so please dress for the elements. We also ask you to please remember hats and sunscreen if you are taking this tour in the summer as it might be very hot.
Are there a lot of tastings included in this tour?
Our Rome Food Tour includes a entire meal's worth of tastings, so be sure to come hungry.

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