Venice Food Tours

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Eating Venice like a local

Venice is one of the most romantic cities in the world. Its canals and iconic Gondoliers are instantly recognizable and the to-do is list is long on. Leaving Venice without having experienced its culinary traditions would be a shame! That’s why, on our food tours, we’ll enjoy the finest foods, walk through narrow alleys, stop to savor cicchetti with a glass of Prosecco, and discover the rich taste of traditional risotto. We’ll drink Spritz and introduce you to Venice’s best restaurants and street food vendors, led by a local guide who knows its streets like the back of their hand.


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Eating Venice Food & Drinks Tour

Bite into authentic Jewish-Venetian pastries, learn how to make the legendary Venetian spritz, and taste real Venetian food that you'll never discover on your own – all against the backdrop of Venice’s charming, lesser-known quarters.


3.5 hours


Jewish Ghetto, Cannaregio



Group Size:

Max 10

From €99
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Meet Your Local Venice Tour Guides

Our team of Venice Food Tour Guides includes local experts that speak several different languages.

Born and raised in Venice, I lived also 8 years in Rome.
My favorite venetian food is baccalà mantecato (creamed cod fish) with polenta
My favorite thing to do in Venice is go to explore new places where to have food and drink together with friends or family: i love to share information about that on my social media profiles!
My name is Carrie. Born and raised in Venice, I am proud to be half Venetian and half American, thanks to my mother's heritage.
My favorite local food is baccala' mantecato, creamed cod fish.
Venice is more than a destination; it's an unforgettable experience! The city's rich culture, deep history, and exquisite cuisine make it truly one of a kind. As a true Venetian, my heart belongs to its hidden gems, the vibrant atmosphere that ignites as the sun sets and paints the lagoon, and the countless untold tales waiting to be discovered around every corner.
Born and raise in Venice city center in a gondoliers family.
My favourite dish? No doubt: Creamy codfish in Venetian style.
ext trip to Venice, you can't miss a sunset boat ride with Prosecco and venetian "cicheti"!

Share a taste of local life on our food tours in Venice!

Frequently Asked Questions

Is a food tour in Venice worth it?

Absolutely! There’s no better way to experience the beautiful city of Venice and its culture than a food tour with a local guide.

What is the most famous food in Venice?

It’s difficult to choose with how many delicious dishes there are in Venice, but many say their favorites are either Risotto or Baccala Mantecato

Do the tours accommodate vegetarian or gluten-free diets?

All of our food tours are vegetarian friendly. However, it may not always be possible to serve vegan, gluten-free, or kosher foods at many tour stops. Please notify us of any dietary restrictions upon booking so we can try to accommodate your needs.

What’s included in the price of the food tour?

All food and drinks are included in the price you pay for the tour.

What time is dinner in Venice?

Venetians typically eat dinner between 7pm and 10pm. As you can tell, dinner is usually a little later in Venice than other European countries or the United States.

Do you tip in Venice?

Italian restaurants do not require tips, but they’re obviously appreciated!

I’m traveling alone. Do you offer single tickets or just group sales?

We love welcoming solo travelers! All of our tours are open to individual guests.

What is Eating Europe’s cancellation policy?

Private tours can be cancelled and fully refunded up to 7 days before tour departure.

Small group tours can be cancelled and refunded up to 24 hours before tour departure. See our complete cancellation policy here.