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Do Eat Better Experience - Food Tours in Genoa

Highlights
  • Explore Genoa’s food culture and tradition with your guide
  • Visit local restaurants and cafes, and sample the fresh produce on offer
  • Try locally made pasta, cheeses, meats, and wine
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Do Eat Better Experience - Food Tours in Genoa
From US$ 64.30
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Street Food TourMost Popular
The best way if you want to experience our culinary tradition and eat where locals love to. It incorporates at least five Street Food dishes served at different restaurants.
US$ 64.30
Traditional Genoa Food Tour
The best way if you want to experience our culinary tradition and eat where locals love to. It incorporates at least five Traditional dishes served at different restaurants.
US$ 86.51
Focaccia &Co Genoa Food Tour
Our Focaccia & Co. Food Tour will offer a taste of something unique compared to any other city. Genoa is indeed world famous for its Cheese focaccia, pizza gourmet and Farinata (a delicious chickpeas)
US$ 74.82
Overview
Capital of Italy’s beautiful Liguria region, the coastal city of Genoa takes great pride in its local cuisine—with fresh flavors and traditional recipes handed down through the generations. On this walking tour, explore Genoa’s culture and lifestyle through its food and learn why Italian cuisine is the envy of the world. Sample pasta dishes with fresh pesto, local cheeses and seafood, and savory pastries, and taste the flavors the locals love.
What to Expect

The tourist will more specifically taste some of the following specialties in our Genoa Food Tours (according to products availability and the type of tour booked):

  • Pasta with Pesto: classic basil Pesto sauce was born in Genoa. You will have the chance to taste the authentic recipe made of local fresh basil and pine nuts, we ensure it will be the most delicious you'll ever have!

  • Savoury pastries: thousands pastries in the world, but come taste our best ones into an old Sciamadda (a typical  "takeaway" from the  beginning of 20thCentury).

  • Focaccia with Cheese: 2 very thin layers of dough filled with "Stracchino", (a typical soft cheese from Recco, a small village next to Genoa). You will watch it in the making!

  • Fried Calamari: Genoa is a harbor city with a traditional seafood-oriented cuisine. Our tender fried squids will melt in your mouth!

  • Stockfish: cooked with pine nuts, potatoes and "Taggiasca" olives, a special recipe from Genoa!

  • Anchovies: freshly fished, traditionally one of the most famous fish of our Seas.

  • Frisceu: small fried pancake with vegetables. Best for entrees and appetizers.

  • Pizza: our gourmet pizza, soft and thick, flavoured with fresh local toppings. You will taste the best pizza in Genoa!
  • Bruschetta: a grilled slice of bread, covered with many different toppings, such as "Pesto", certainly the most tasty and easy to find in Genoa. Perfect with an ice-cold beer.
  • Farinata: a delicious chickpea pancake cooked in a flaming oven. The best one is soft in the center with a lighty crisp coating.

  • Caffè and dessert: Italian coffee rituals expect you ending your meal with an Espresso coffee, you might like to taste instead our Panera, a delicious creamy semifreddo flavoured with coffee.

Reviews (38)
1 - 5 of 36 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A Wonderful Walk Around Genova!

This was my second walking food tour in Italy. (My first was in the Trastevere neighborhood of Rome through a different company.) I was alone and a very pleasant couple from Minnesota rounded out our small group. Our tour guide was Marina. She was a...More

Thank paulcotecaller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Great way to see and taste Genoa

My husband and I went on a tour with Annalisa. She was wonderful in explaining and and bringing us closer to Genovese culture and food. Highly recommend this tour!

Thank 1happywanderer2014
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile
Great way to explore Genoa!

This tour was a great mix of yummy food and history. Exploring Genoa with my guide Sara, felt like I was hanging out with a very smart and knowledgeable friend. Everything I had was so good but my favorite meal was having focaccia tipo recco...More

1  Thank Veralyn W
Reviewed 4 September 2018
A Delicious Way to Explore Genova

I took the tour with 9 other friends with tour guide Sarah and it turned out to be an amazing food tour. Sarah met all of us in an easy to find area, showed with two bags of water and took us a lot of...More

1  Thank strangewriting
Reviewed 4 September 2018
More than a Food Tour

A girlfriend and I took the Do Eat Better Experience Food Tour in Genoa! It was over 3 hours long and our Guide (Marina) took us to some awesome little places to try the food from Italy. It was so much more than a food...More

1  Thank Kathy5555
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NDminnesota
20 June 2018|
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Yes, we also have evening tour.
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