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LA DOLCE VITA

Guided Food Tour in Verona

Guided Food Tour in Verona

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 Duration: 2 hours

 Start time: Every day, 10 AM, 3:30 PM & 6PM, check availability on the calendar below

 Meeting point: In Verona city center near Castelvecchio Castle at Gastronomia Doc & Dop, Stradone Antonio Provolo, 11, 37123 (see the map below)

 2-10 per group (contact us for larger or private groups)

 English, Italian, Spanish

  Mobile ticket

Free cancellation 24 hours before, booking online required


Enjoy 9 different tastings, sip the local wines, and walk through Verona's city center to take in incredible sights. 

An easy walk around hidden food and architectural spots led by a local guide

What's included

  • 2 hours of food-tastings and food-stories with our guides, either in English or in Italian. Stopping by hidden food and architectural spots of the city

  • Local salame called  "Sopressa" plus a guest one, 2 cheese tastings "Monte Veronese" and vegetable patè from Sicily

  • Bruschetta with Extra Virgin Olive Oil from Lake Garda

  • Old fashioned chocolates that still are produced today such as Gianduitto, Cremino FIAT or other selections.

  • 2 Local wine tastings including Valpolicella Classico (top Italian red wine) and fresh and mineral Soave white wine. 

  • Pandoro is Verona typical cake. Let's taste it from the original family shop since 1908. Or try Risino, an egg and Arena Coliseum-shaped pastry. 

We start at a delicatessen shop to sample a selection of cured hams and cheese accompanied by vegetable patès.


As olives grow extensively in the area, we will stop by the local oil mill shop to try a bruschetta and to learn everything about it. Next stop, we will sample 3 iconic Italian chocolates and find out more on how they are made.

Verona is famous for its red Valpolicella wines and a range of unique whites like Soave. We will not only taste, but uncover the secrets of its making.

As we walk through UNESCO Verona's historic center, the guides will share stories into the city's history, traditions and culture.

The final stop will be in the family shop that from 1909 produce Pandoro, Verona most famous cake. In alternative, we can stop to try Risino, an egg and Arena shaped pastry .

Ideal for couples, families with grown up children and groups of friends (max 7 pp, or please request a private or group booking). 

Come hungry and ready to explore the flavors of Verona around its ancient streets!

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More information on Meeting point below

Meeting point

We will meet at Doc & Dop Degusteria near Castelvecchio to begin, than walk along the city stopping by key landmarks of the local food scene

  • Stradone Antonio Provolo 11

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What food lovers ask

How many people can attend?

The food tours are for a maximum of 10 people. Please contact us for group or private bookings.

Which sightseeing and food spots can we visit?

The food tour sightseeing several hidden gems of Verona like the Castelvecchio area with a beautiful castle, Corso Porta Nuova and the clock of Piazza Bra (where Arena is located). We will walk underneath Roman arches such as Porta Borsari, ancient square Piazza Erbe (translation is "Spice Square"), Piazza Dante (remember the poet of Divine Commedy) and Medival tombs like Arche Scaligere.

You would be able to taste food from selected delicatessen shops, chocolatiers and wine bars: Gastronomia Doc & Dop, Redoro Oil Mill Shop, Confetteria Filarmonica, Bakery Boscaini, Scapin Gastronomia, Flego, Michele Turco and Osteria La Fregola.

How long are we walking?

We will walk for around 45 minutes. The rest of the time, you will be stopping by local spots to taste (seating available), chat and go to the next one.

Is there a vegetarian option?

Yes, there is one vegetarian option and we guarantee we won't serve you side dishes ;) We can swap hams for cheese or other local vegan delicacies..

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no car needed on our experiences. Our locations are in the city center.

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