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The meeting spot at Fratelli’s Bakery on Commercial Drive is your introduction to this tour that immerses you in the flavors of Vancouver's Little Italy. The tour takes you to nine tasting spots in a compact 5-block area, highlighting the concentration of eating establishments in the bustling neighborhood. Meet some of the characters responsible for the colorful history of the place, as you learn what makes this area special.

You’ll feel like you have eaten a big Italian meal over the course of the afternoon, with bites of dishes, including meats and cheeses, pizza made in the authentic Neapolitan way, and pasta. Top it off with gelato and freshly baked cannoli. You won’t need supper after all that!

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Vancouver’s Little Italy is a vibrant area of the city with a long history. Regardless of its checkered past, it has always been a hub of homey restaurants and authentic regional cuisine from “the Old Country.” This tour is your chance to fill up on the culinary goodness that marks Little Italy as one of Vancouver’s top foodie destinations, guided by people with passion for the food and the neighborhood.

  • Uncover the Italian foodie heart of Vancouver at nine tasting stops
  • Learn the spotted history of the area from people who know it well
  • Eat the equivalent of a hearty meal in samples along the way
  • Discover why Little Italy is one of Vancouver’s top culinary hot spots
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Good taste of itsly

I enjoy food tours the most. The guides name was Brent. He was very passionate about the tour and the food was great. Highly recommend if you are into food tours.

Thank Paul N
Maria B, General Manager at Taste Vancouver Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking The Little Italy Tour and for taking your time to share your experience.We appreciate it!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Excellent Tour

Loved our tour first time doing a foodie tour. In our own backyard. Loved it. The food was great. Brent was full of knowledge about the drive and the food and the history about each of the places we visited. Very enjoyable. We are thinking...More

Thank Roxie24
Maria B, General Manager at Taste Vancouver Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Great to hear you had a good introduction to your first food tour! Looking forward to seeing you on The Gastown tour soon!

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Great Tour!

Enjoyed this walking tour in Little Italy Vancouver. Our guide, Matteo was fantastic. I would highly recommend this tour.

Thank Debbie M
Maria B, General Manager at Taste Vancouver Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for recommending. Matteo will be thrilled to hear. Hope we will see you again on our other tours!

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Great way to spend a Saturday afternoon

This was our second time on this food tour. We have done all the tours once and this was our favorite. One of the reasons it's our favorite, is the tour guide Matteo. He was an excellent guide and really enhanced the experience with his...More

Thank Dean M
Maria B, General Manager at Taste Vancouver Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Thank you so much for taking your time to review. We are happy to hear you have enjoyed 2 of our tours already. Commercial Drive is a very special area with so many great local vendors and Matteo loves doing this tour so will make...More

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Go Italian...

Don't miss out on this gem! Our group enjoyed the afternoon sampling the best Little Italy has to offer. Our guide Matteo made the tour exciting mixing in humor along with a knowledgeable history of area restaurants and shops while providing us an amazing taste...More

Thank scottmckiernan
Maria B, General Manager at Taste Vancouver Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Thanks for your review! We are very lucky to have Matteo guiding our tour as he loves showing the neighbourhood. Commercial Drive has so much to offer so that is why we knew this tour would appeal to our tour guests.

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