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Taste Bologna - Bologna Food Tour

Via Filippo Turati 106, 40134 Bologna, Italy
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Great way to see and taste the best of Bologna

We had Sara as our tour guide and she really is excellent. She is knowledgeable about the city as... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Oscar_Retriever
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Newton, North Carolina
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A must do !! And this is from a couple who never takes tours ...

Caterina was an amazing and thoughtful guide. She shared with us much insight about the culture and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jamie R
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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.
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  • Very good2%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
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“gelato” (58 reviews)
“guide sara” (8 reviews)
“tortellini” (22 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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"gelato"
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"guide sara"
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"tortellini"
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"great introduction"
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"historical pub"
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"key places"
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"olive oil and balsamic vinegar"
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"frequented by locals"
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"visited places"
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"salted pistachio"
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"wonderful guide"
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"pasta shop"
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"amazing coffee"
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"food scene"
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"tiny shop"
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"friendly and knowledgeable guide"
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"rice cake"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had Sara as our tour guide and she really is excellent. She is knowledgeable about the city as well as the foods and drink that we were enjoying. The tour itself wended through a lot of the historical district of Bologna which was nice,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Caterina was an amazing and thoughtful guide. She shared with us much insight about the culture and the food of Bologna. The selection of tastings were above our expectations and certainly left feeling like it was worth the money (don’t eat before going!!). She also...More

Thank Jamie R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed getting to taste and experience food and drink from a more typical Bolognese perspective. Our guide Sara was informative and gave us an insight how important the role of food is in Bologna, as well as tips and recommendations. Recommended!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an amazing tour with Elena as our guide. We visited several shops that we had walked by previously and had never noticed...the market, especially-we had no idea what we had missed! As we stopped in various shops along our route, Elena picked up...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful class with the passionate Christina and Italian champion barista Alessandro who’s passion about the espresso, it’s preparation and presentation are second to none. It’s a cosy, personal experience which was inspiring. Both baristas are members of elite European coffee standard associations and it’s...More

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Taste_Bologna, Proprietario at Taste Bologna - Bologna Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I'm so happy to read that in just 1 hour we've spread the passion for coffee and inspired you to get deep into Italian espresso. Wish you come again to Bologna for a refill of pure Arabica :) See you soon again and thanks a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had such a wonderful time with Andrea. The tor was so thoughtfully put together and was a really fun and interesting way to see the city. Great value for money - it totally exceeded our expectations!

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Taste_Bologna, Proprietario at Taste Bologna - Bologna Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much Kate for your amazing words. It was my real pleasure to walk with you through the streets and the markets of Bologna. Wish to have you again soon! A presto, Andrea - Taste Bologna

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This tour was fantastic! We had Sara as our guide and she showed us some amazing food places while giving us a brief history of the city and buildings. Started off with cappuccino & pastry at one of the food markets, then went to a...More

Thank Emily F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a really great tour that combined interesting info about the city as well as delicious food! We got to try speciality coffees and brioche for breakfast, then went to several markets where we picked up breads, meats, cheeses, fruit and dessert for a...More

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Taste_Bologna, Proprietario at Taste Bologna - Bologna Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow, what a great review! Happy to read that the tour was real value for money, it's very important for us. Looking forward to having you again, maybe in Modena next time :) A presto, Andrea - Taste Bologna

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My bride and I were in Bologna over the Easter holiday and pre-booked a Pasta Cooking Class and the Espresso Course. Both were absolutely fabulous and worth every penny. The facilitators of each were wonderful! I highly recommend this and will be doing a full...More

Thank Kevin L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing time at the Modena food tour! Andrea was extremely helpful and efficient, with very quick responses, in moving us from the Bologna tour to the Modena tour. The food was all incredible, and Caterina was a lovely guide- warm, funny and...More

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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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