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Venice Food Tour


Venice Food Tour - cichetti



Taste the culinary delights of Venice through this fun-filled private Venice Food Tour, taking you to the best local cichetti and gelato restaurants in town.



How about discovering the traditional food of Venice, and not just Italian pasta or pizza.

There are many mouthwatering dishes that all the members of your family will love eating. But before biting into all those Venetian culinary delights, follow your experienced guide and take a walk through the famous Rialto Market (at the foot of Rialto Bridge). Here, you will see many locals buying their fresh ingredients, especially fish…

But the real tasting begins after taking a traghetto (special public gondola) to cross the Grand Canal and head to Cannaregio, one of the 6 districts located in the north west of Venice. Through 2 delightful and typical taverns and restaurants, you will be able to taste specialties such as cod paste on bread, fried vegetables, fried meatballs, anchovies, cheese…

These all come in bite-size portions. Although the more common name is “tapas”, the delicious creations are known as cichetti in Venice and are really part of the local tradition.

An to make this evening of tasting a treat for everyone, and a moment never to be forgotten, the last stop is in a chocolate shop or ice cream parlor depending on the season. That will make everyone happy, especially the children!

This Venice Food Tour is the perfect way to learn about the local culinary scene and taste some truly delicious local dishes.


Key benefits:Venice food tour - chichetti sausage S

  • A private food tour with an experienced guide
  • A taste of the most delicious local specialties in charming, traditional places
  • A gelato or hot chocolate (depending on the weather) at the end!


Price per family (6 people max)


Book this activity

Duration of the activity 3 hours
Minimum age 5 years
Restrictions Tuesdays to Saturdays, in the morning only
What is included:

– Private food tour with expert guide

– taste local food (cichetti)

– gelato or hot chocolate at the end