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Gina knows where to go for the best bites!

My husband and I came to visit Rome for five days, and Gina was our first stop. We took the Rome... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2017
kathleenlavengood
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Sevierville, Tennessee
Craft Beer Tasting

We enjoyed an evening of craft beer tasting with Gina from GTFood&Travel We met up at Les... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2016
Rome F
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Northumberland, UK
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GT Food & Travel offers food & market walks, wine tastings, and custom tours of Rome for small (maximum 6 people) and private groups. GT Food & Travel also arranges private cooking classes and in-home dining experiences.
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Via Francesco Amici 3, 00152 Rome, Italy
Monteverde
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+39 320 720 4222
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

My husband and I came to visit Rome for five days, and Gina was our first stop. We took the Rome food lover's tour and were able to sample coffee, chocolate, gelato, pizza, wine, and cheese, all while learning about the history and culture of...More

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GTFoodTravel, Owner at GT Food & Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share your kind review and for praising Gina's passion and enthusiasm for Italian food and wine. We look forward to seeing you again when you visit Italy. Ciao, Gina

Reviewed 7 October 2016

We enjoyed an evening of craft beer tasting with Gina from GTFood&Travel We met up at Les Vignerons, a natural wine & beer enoteca in Trastevere where Gina gives us a brief history of microbrewing in Italy before guiding us on which beers to try....More

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GTFoodTravel, Owner at GT Food & Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a detailed review of our craft beer tasting. I was thrilled to create a custom tasting for you that focused on Italian craft beer. Sharing my experiences with passionate travelers like yourselves is always a pleasure. I...More

Reviewed 3 August 2016

I recently visited Rome and had the pleasure of another outstanding culinary tour with Gina Tringali. We visited the Testaccio Food Market and Volpetti to stock up on olive oil. But on this trip the real mind opener was the excellent wine tasting at LITRO....More

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GTFoodTravel, Owner at GT Food & Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a detailed review. I was thrilled to create a custom tour for you that included a market visit and natural wine tasting. Sharing my experiences with passionate travelers is always a pleasure. I hope to see you...More

Reviewed 27 July 2016

Gina took my husband and I on an incredible tour of the Trastevere area of Rome. She showed us the local market where we she explained in detail the history of Roman foods and the area. We had so many delicious tastes of meats, pizza,...More

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GTFoodTravel, Owner at GT Food & Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of our tour. I had a lovely time showing you and your husband the market and nearby shops. I'm happy to know that you enjoyed the history of Roman foods and the pizza. I hope...More

Reviewed 12 July 2016

Gina is extremely knowledgable about food history, wine, Italian culture, and the streets of Rome! My parents and I were exposed to chocolate, candies, cheese, wine, pizza, espresso and more! Gina tailored the tour to meet our specific needs, allowed us to spend quality time...More

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GTFoodTravel, Owner at GT Food & Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2016

Thank you for your very personal review. It was a true pleasure showing you and your family many of my favorite shops and giving you recommendations for Tuscany too! I hope to see you back in Rome again very soon. Grazie!

Reviewed 23 May 2016

We were interested in learning about natural wines, and Gina Tringali, a wine expert, is extremely knowledgable on that topic. We met her at a wine shop in Trastevere, and ended up at a nearby restaurant. Gina walked us through choosing and then sampling multiple...More

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GTFoodTravel, Owner at GT Food & Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2016

Thank you so much for this five star review! I enjoyed meeting you and was thrilled to have the opportunity to spend an evening talking about a subject that I'm extremely passionate about; natural wines and the evolving natural wine movement. I'm very happy to...More

Reviewed 4 May 2016

Gina arranged two tours for us in Rome. First a food tour with her business partner, Eleonora, the evening we arrived in Rome. We were staying in the Monti neighborhood and she gave us an all important orientation to the area from restaurants, wine bars,...More

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GTFoodTravel, Owner at GT Food & Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2016

Thank you for your review. We pride ourselves on giving personal service and we loved customizing our Welcome Aperitvo tour for you to introduce you to Rome and the neighborhood where you were staying. We hope to see you in Rome again very soon.

Reviewed 2 May 2016

Gina took my wife and me on a leisurely tour of the open air market in Monteverde and gave us great insights into Italian produce and buying tips as she assembled the ingredients for our cooking lesson and lunch. After buying us an espresso in...More

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GTFoodTravel, Owner at GT Food & Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2016

Thank you for your review. It was a pleasure meeting you and showing you the market that I shop at regularly and sharing a bit of la vita romana. We hope to see you again in Italy!

Reviewed 7 April 2016

We booked the Cucina Povera tour with Gina because we were interested in seeing a more residential neighborhood of Rome and eating at Cesare. We weren't quite sure what to expect but our morning was incredibly fun and one of the real highlights of our...More

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GTFoodTravel, Owner at GT Food & Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2016

Thank you for the detailed review of our Cucina Povera Tour. It was a pleasure meeting you and showing you the Roman neighborhood that I now call home. Experiencing the market on Good Friday and tasting some local Easter delicacies was a treat. I hope...More

Reviewed 6 April 2016

Gina took us (me, my wife and 12 yr old daughter) on a wonderful 3 hour tour of the Trastevere area of Rome. The best of the local markets, local cuisine, pizza, gelato, pastries, wine bars, espresso and on and on. Lots of history on...More

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GTFoodTravel, Owner at GT Food & Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2016

Thank you for your review! I had a lovely time showing your family around Trastevere and the Centro Storico. I'm happy to know that you enjoyed the history of Roman foods and of the area as well. I hope that you made it back to...More

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