Guided tour

Turin: Gourmet Food Tour

Turin: Gourmet Food Tour

From US$ 101.88 per person

Enjoy a 3-hour culinary tour of Turin and taste the local dishes at 5 different restaurants. Learn about the city's culinary history.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Duration 3.5 hours
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English, Italian

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the top 5 traditional food stops in Turin
  • Enjoy Turin on a full stomach
  • Taste a variety of traditional foods
Full description
Explore the best culinary traditions in Turin, browse among the most renown dishes, and discover the recipes that Turinese people appreciate. During this tour, you will taste some of the following specialties (according to product availability): • Handmade breadsticks: taste handmade breadsticks in one of the best wine bars of the city, alongside an extraordinary glass of wine from Piedmont. • Cheeses and cured meats from Piedmont: the Piedmont region has a longstanding experience in cheeses; taste some of the ones most loved in Italy • Agnolotti: traditional stuffed pasta from the Monferrato area, filled with meat and vegetables, served since centuries with the sauce of roasted meat, arrosto • Tajerin: delicious fresh pasta, directly from the farmers’ tradition in the Langhe area • Steak tartare: this is a meat dish made from raw ground Piedmont beef meat. It is often served with a raw egg yolk, and often on rye bread. For those who do not love raw meat, you can instead try a delicious and creamy veggie pie, topped with local melted cheeses. • Handmade chocolate confections: Turin is the capital of chocolate, in this very city the first praline was ever confectioned in 1800. Taste some of the most loved chocolate treats in the region.  • Bicerin: traditional warm beverage of coffee, milk, and chocolate of different textures. A delicacy which remained unaltered since 1763 and the sweetest way for concluding our tour.
Includes
  • Food
  • Water
  • Wine
    Not suitable for
    • Wheelchair users
    Covid-19 precautions
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Meeting point

    Piazza San Carlo in front of Santa Cristina Church

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes

    Not allowed

    • Pets
    • Luggage or large bags

    Know before you go

    • Children under five years old go free of charge
    • Children between 5 and 12 years old go with a 50% discount
    • This tour runs in English and Italian (other languages are available upon request)
    • The route is mostly pedestrian only
    • There will be a minimum of one serving of food at each stop
    • Water, wine, beer, or soft drinks will be served in fixed amounts
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    5 /5

    based on 4 reviews

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    My mom and I had an amazing time on the GOURMET FOOD TOUR for TORINO. Our guide was Fabio and he was great! He even graciously waited for us since our train was delayed to Torino. He happily answered our questions regarding the food, history and culture of Torino. We would GLADLY take a tour with Fabio again. His passion for food and history is astounding!

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    October 11, 2021

    I recommend having this experience as a first activity in Turin so as to immediately have an idea of the streets, directions, direction and architecture of the buildings and to be able to know where to return for further dinners and lunches. The guide Luisa we had was special because she also gave us an overview of the city as we walked around and gave us useful tips for the following days. Congratulations to Luisa and thanks for the experience!

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    July 29, 2021

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    Product ID: 184640