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Taste Bologna - Bologna Food Tour

Via Filippo Turati 106, 40134 Bologna, Italy
+39 348 934 6282
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Perfect tour if you like food or coffee or just want to see Bologna!

This was a brilliant tour, Perfect mix of information about the city as we walked from place to... read more

Reviewed yesterday
janinetrevillyan
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Los Angeles, California
Absolutely fabulous tour discovering all that Bologna has to offer in food!

This tour was definitely one of the top highlights of my trip to northern Italy, and I would say... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sarahmleask
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Ottawa, Canada
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Bologna Food Tour - Your most intimate introduction to Bologna food and culture. We will guide you through the historical shops and the places where food is excellence, and we'll stop for sampling local delights hard to discover on your own.
  • Excellent97%
  • Very good2%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“gelato” (62 reviews)
“guide sara” (10 reviews)
“tortellini” (25 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Via Filippo Turati 106, 40134 Bologna, Italy
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+39 348 934 6282
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Reviewed yesterday

This was a brilliant tour, Perfect mix of information about the city as we walked from place to place and then amazing regional food! Loved going to the markets and having lunch with the food we purchased on the way! Elena (our guide) was absolutely...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour was definitely one of the top highlights of my trip to northern Italy, and I would say one of the BEST organized tours I have been on in all of my travels. I was very impressed with the personal feel of this tour,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I had a lovely time!! Our group was made up of us and two other couples, so it was a nice and intimate tour! I won't spoil any surprises but let's just say make sure you're hungry at the start of the...More

1  Thank Meaghan C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked this walking tour at the last minute as part of a brief stop in Bologna. Best decision of my short stay! We started with amazing artisan coffee, attempted to make tortellini (& watched some professionals in action!) and accumulated a picnic of delicious...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were in Bologna for Il Cinema Ritrovato and didn't have a lot of time planned for extra activities in the city; we chose to book this tour to see, learn, and taste as much about the city as we could in...More

1  Thank J B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This tour was the perfect introduction to Bologna, expertly guided by the wonderful Sara. It begins with a little bit of history and the most decadent coffee you can imagine, then takes you through the markets giving you a taste of local life and culture...More

1  Thank Grace B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our tour of Bologna’s outstanding and unique food traditions. My wife studied in Bologna 30 years ago; this tour brought back many memories and created many new ones. Bologna is truly a world-class food destination and this tour gives an exceptional overview...More

1  Thank Matt D
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Taste_Bologna, Proprietario at Taste Bologna - Bologna Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Matt, thanks so much for taking the time of leaving this review. Like most of the cities, Bologna has changed a lot in 30 years. I'm happy that the tour helped your wife relive her old times in the city and you to discover...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful! Suggest you take the tour soon after you arrive in Bologna as it also provides great historical information and helps get you oriented around the city. Riccardo was our guide, superb! Particularly enjoyed the coffee tasting, Herb Market, pasta shop (le Sfogline), all the...More

1  Thank Suzanne J
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Taste_Bologna, Proprietario at Taste Bologna - Bologna Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks a lot Suzanne for leaving this enthusiastic review of our Classic Bologna tour. Happy to have a new pistachio addicted around :) All the very best, Andrea - Taste Bologna

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

It's always hard to discover a whole city in just a few days, that's what makes walking food tours so great - get to the heart of a place by tasting its food like a local. Taste Bologna has several tour options but we decided...More

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Taste_Bologna, Proprietario at Taste Bologna - Bologna Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Reading this review made my day and I've just shared it with all Taste Bologna team. Thanks so much to making us proud of our job. We'll keep improving for suprise you again the next time you'll be in Bologna. Ci rivediamo presto! Andrea -...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Learned a lot about local specialty foods and enjoyed visiting the different shops and the markets. Elena was very friendly and helpful and answered all our questions. She was fun and really gave us insights into local food and food customs.

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technobuddha
19 December 2016|
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Response from Taste_Bologna | Property representative |
Usually in the afternoon but at this time of the year they're stopped. They will start again in 2017. Food tours are still running also during Christimas time. Best wishes, Andrea
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20 September 2015|
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Response from Taste_Bologna | Property representative |
It's tastebologna (Tripadvisor don't allow me to write the full website) Thanks
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JulieSt27
14 July 2015|
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Response from Sheila M | Reviewed this property |
Julie, my husband also had knee surgery last year and had no problem doing the tour. The other woman on our tour had also had her knee done fairly recently and it rained the whole day. As the other reviewer mentioned, the... More
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