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Taste Bologna - Bologna Food Tour

Via Filippo Turati 106, 40134 Bologna, Italy
+39 348 934 6282
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A wonderful introduction to Bologna food!

Our guide Sara was friendly, knowledgeable and made my wife, who is coeliac, feel very comfortable... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Hadrian M
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Northampton
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Fabulous intro to Bologna

Great tour and lovely guide in Elena. Very knowledgeable about Bologna and the food. All the places... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
hjoca
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London, United Kingdom
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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” (55 reviews)
“guide sara” (6 reviews)
“tortellini” (23 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 2 days ago via mobile

Our guide Sara was friendly, knowledgeable and made my wife, who is coeliac, feel very comfortable with all the foods we tasted. Sara’s English was excellent and the tour lasted just under 4 hours. If you’ve been inspired by Rick Steins Long Weekends to visit...More

Thank Hadrian M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great tour and lovely guide in Elena. Very knowledgeable about Bologna and the food. All the places we visited and food we tasted on our 4 hour tour were excellent. Plus information given about places to try/ visit at another time.

Thank hjoca
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I visited Bologna for a few days, and this tour was a very nice introduction to the city. Our tour guide was super friendly, and we were able to try lots of local foods. We learned a little about the history and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the perfect tour to do with two teenage kids. Sara was a wonderful guide who was able to blend both the city history, info about the food markets, classical dishes and then mixed with a delicious tasting of many pizzas at lunch and...More

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Reviewed 24 December 2017

My wife and I had a very interesting walking tour of Bologna's food culture with Sara. She was terrific - very knowledgeable and fun to spend time with. I highly recommend this tour for food lovers with an added plus of an insight into a...More

1  Thank wkcollins4480
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Reviewed 20 December 2017

Sara was a friendly and knowledgeable guide who showed us both the food and the history of Bologna. All food was included in the price which was excellent. We had a great time and would definitely recommend this tour.

Thank Michael F
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Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Our guide was Elena, who was very friendly and knowledgeable about the local food and history. This was not just a food tour as Elena also talked about some Bologna history which was a very helpful way to understand the local culture as well. The...More

Thank Shùntāo L
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Taste_Bologna, Proprietario at Taste Bologna - Bologna Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Glad you liked the map and the recipes, and the tour of course :) Hope to have you again in Bologna to see your improvement in making tortellini! A presto, Andrea and Elena - Taste Bologna

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Reviewed 14 December 2017

we went on the tour on our first morning.Our guide Sara was held up due to transportation disruption for just a few minutes-but we very impressed that the office both texted and emailed us to keep us in the picture.While the tour is not cheap...More

Thank aliderm
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Taste_Bologna, Proprietario at Taste Bologna - Bologna Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Public transport and traffic in Bologna can be terrible, but we all do our efforts to not affect the tours. Or at least always work with transparency. I'm happy you appreciated both it and the tour. Thanks so much for taking the time of leaving...More

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Reviewed 10 December 2017

My tour was quite fun. We enjoyed nice coffee, a cool tortellini shop, a great central market with a local olive oil vendor, and a food market and meat store. My guide, Sara, was friendly, knowledgable, and spoke great english.

Thank cir17
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

Emilia-Romagna region in Northern Italy is famous for its gastronomic and wine-making tradition, and the best way to experience it is to join one of those “Food Tours” such as "Taste Bologna" which let you taste a good variety of local foods like a local....More

2  Thank HockSong
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Taste_Bologna, Proprietario at Taste Bologna - Bologna Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Wow, I couldn't have written it better! Thanks so much for taking the time to share it as well as your amazing photos of our food tour. All the very best, Andrea - Taste Bologna

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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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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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