Genoa Old Shops Food Tour

Discover Genoa old food shops; taste typical street food

Genoa Old Shops Food tour

Take a walk back in the past visiting Genoa old shops!

A fascinating private walking tour through the medieval “carrugi” alleys of Genoa historical center, discovering the “real” essence of this old town. Your culinary expert guide will lead you to ultra-centenarian food shops such as the old “friggitorie” serving friscieu (fried croquettes filled with herbs), farinata, fried fresh seafood to eat at the counter or to take away, the prestigious old pastry cafè where the famous composer Giuseppe Verdi loved to spend his time tasting the pastries and then, the unique “Pietro Romanengo fu Stefano” 200 year old shop.

During your visit, you’ll taste typical street food and the famous Genoese focaccia with 5 delicious stops.

General information

  • Private tour, on request
  • Available from Tuesday to Saturday. Not available on public holidays and in August
  • Minimum 2 guests
  • Duration: about 3  hours
  • Meeting point:  pick up at your hotel in Genoa or Genoa railway station

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