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Venice: Guided Aperitivo Food Tour

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Venice: Guided Aperitivo Food Tour

From US$ 98.54 per person

Savor the flavors of Italy on a 3-hour tour of Venice and taste the local dishes at 5 different restaurants. Learn about the city's culinary history with the help of a knowledgeable guide.

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Duration 3.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Italian
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Discover 5 traditional restaurants in Venice
  • Escape the crowds and avoid the usual tourist traps
  • Enjoy the best food Venice has to offer
  • Learn about the history of Venice with a local guide
Full description
Explore the quaint alleys and historic streets of Venice on a 3-hour food tasting tour. Along with your foodie guide, taste some of the city’s best dishes and learn the history of this beautiful city along the way.   Dive into the genuine and friendly mood of the city and join the lively aperitivo hour (a social cocktail hour). Sample local specialties based on the availability of fresh ingredients. Start with a glass of Spritz, the cornerstone of the Venetian aperitivo. This cocktail was invented in the 20s by adding sweet Aperol to sparkling water and wine.   Then, try a high-quality Prosecco along with crostini, toasted artisanal bread. You’ll also taste some of the following Venetian specialties: risotto, mozzarella in carrozza (deep fried mozzarella sandwich), codfish with cornmeal, and melanzane alla parmigiana (aubergines with tomato sauce and mozzarella).   To finish, enjoy one of the best espressos in town along with amazing artisanal chocolates in the city’s most famous confectionery.
  • Food and drinks
    Not suitable for
    • Wheelchair users
    Covid-19 precautions
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Meeting point

    Meet your guide near the front door of the Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes

    Not allowed

    • Pets
    • Luggage or large bags

    Know before you go

    • This tour involves a fair amount of walking
    • Dining in Italy is traditionally a social experience, so the tour requires a minimum of 2 and a maximum of 10 people
    • Guests must be at least 18 years old to participate in alcohol tastings
    • There will be 1 serving at each location. Wine, beer and soft drinks will be served in fixed amounts
    Customer reviews

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    4.3 /5

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    Aufgrund von Corona hatten wir eine private Tour mit Valentina. Sie war super nett und hat uns einiges über die Geschichte von Aperol und Bacari erzählt. Wir haben uns gut unterhalten und hatten einen lustigen Abend. An 3/5 Stationen gab es Cicchetti, an einer frittierten Mozzarella und am Ende Eis. Man wurde mehr als satt. Nur 4/5 Sternen deshalb, weil wir uns aufgrund der Beschreibung auf verschiedene Spezialitäten neben Cicchetti gefreut hatten.

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    September 21, 2021


    L'unique apport de cette excursion est le fait de passer par qq bonnes adresses... la guide raconte 2-3 anecdotes sans plus. Un peu cher pour ça.

    October 14, 2021


    October 10, 2021

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