Tour of Rome and cooking class with a chef in his loft
The tour begins at 09:00 a.m. in the Piazza della Rotonda, where is located the impressive Pantheon. We can have a coffee at one of the best cafeteria in Rome, the "Tazza d'Oro" while the Chef will explain you the schedule of the day. Then, we will have a relaxing walk through the old street of the
Market tour + Private Cooking Lesson with Chef in his Loft in the centre of Rome highlights:
- Let the Chef David guide you through the old streets of the historic centre.
- Explore the most picturesque market in Rome at the Campo de' Fiori square.
- Guided by our friendly Chef you will learn about local specialties and seasonal food.
- Cooking Lesson in a charming loft with terrace breathtaking view on Rome.
- Learn how to cook a traditional 4-course Italian meal and taste what you have prepared with a delicious glass of wine!
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Live an authentic cooking eXPerience in the heart of Rome with us! Meet David, a friendly professional Chef, member of the Italian Chef's Federation, who will lead you through this unforgettable gastronomic journey with a walking tour in the historic centre!
Experience a walking tour of the centre of Rome, including Pantheon and Navona Square
The tour begins at 09:00 a.m. in the Piazza della Rotonda, where is located the impressive Pantheon. We can have a coffee at one of the best cafeteria in Rome, the “Tazza d’Oro” while the Chef will explain you the schedule of the day.
Then, we will have a relaxing walk through the old street of the historic centre and you will have the opportunity to learn interesting facts about the history and culture of Rome from the Chef (who is not just a food expert!). Once in Navona Square you can admire the Fountain of the Four Rivers and all the other monuments of this wonderful square.
Visit Campo de' Fiori square and its food market
The next stop will be the enchanting Campo de' Fiori square, where is located one of themost picturesque markets of Rome. Here, guided by the Chef’s suggestions, you will look for the best ingredients for the following Cooking Lesson. Also, you will learn about local specialties and seasonal food.
Our walking tour will continue to the Jewish Ghetto, characterized by narrow alleys, interesting boutique and the stunning Turtle Fountain, Passing by the aroma of freshly-baked bread you will discover hidden corners of this ancient district of Rome.
Learn more about Italian cuisine togheter with a professional chef
Finally, around 11:00 a.m. we will arrive in the Chef’s loft in Piazza Argentina, with the bags full of fresh food. The terrace will welcome you with breathtaking views on Rome's landscapes, giving you terrific pictures opportunity.
The Cooking Lesson begins with the explanation of the dishes you are going to prepare: a complete 4-course meal that includes a first course (home-made pasta), a second course, a side dish, and a dessert (all rigorously traditional Italian dishes).
You will be expertly guided by the Chef during the cooking process and you will learn numerous interesting techniques, while drinking a glass of good wine and listening to relaxing music. Once your meal will be ready you are going to have lunch all together, tasting the dishes you have prepared with the Chef, surrounded by a stunning view!
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You might also be interested in the Cooking Lesson with Market Tour version or just the Cooking Lesson.
Furthermore, in his splendid panoramic loft in Piazza Argentina, the Chef organizes Evening Cooking Lesson with Happy Hour!
- Meeting point at the Pantheon
- Piazza Navona
- Campo de' Fiori Market
- Jewish Ghetto
- The Turtle Fountain
- Cooking Lesson & Lunch at the Chef's Loft, in Piazza Argentina
- Walking tour in the historic centre
- Market tour at the Campo de' Fiori (ingredients for the cooking lesson)
- Cooking lesson with the Chef
- Certificate of participation
- Tips (optional)
- Any additional purchase at the Campo de' Fiori Market
The meeting point is close to the Pantheon.
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
We suggest wearing comfortable, casual clothing, and bringing your camera with you to capture the dishes we will cook together with our Chef.
Please inform us if you have any kind of food allergies, dietary restrictions, or other special requirements, so that we can advise the Chef accordingly.
The Cancellation Policy for this eXPerience provides the opportunity to cancel your reservation in the following ways:
- up to 11 days from the date of the eXPerience: 100% refund.
- from 10 days to 4 days from the date of the eXPerience: 50% refund.
- from 3 days prior the eXPerience: No refund.
Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability. Once your booking is confirmed we will email you a voucher. This is your ticket and proof of purchase.
Reviewed by Roi B from
Amazing experience of food and Rome
A great experience, in a great atmosphere, in a great location with adorable couple ! But the best were the results - hmm mm so tasty! ! We can't wait to make it at home :)
Reviewed by Mary D from United States
A Memorable Evening in Rome
We booked a cooking lesson here at the end of my family's multi-generational visit to Rome over the week after Thanksgiving. The cooking school is located close to Rome's historic food market, the Campo dei Fiori--making for a pleasant walk over for our cooking class. David, the chef, managed to engage everyone in our group--and gave a thorough, professional tutorial on food preparation, cooking hygiene and knife skills in a fully entertaining way. We laughed, enjoyed wonderful hors d'oeuvres, cooked and enjoyed the school's magnificent open patio (which was comfortably heated, even in the coldest days of early December). By the end of the evening, we'd had engaging instruction, lots of laughs and a fine meal. It was a truly wonderful experience.
Reviewed by Giorgio P from Italy
Adatto per rendere il soggiorno romano diverso e semplicemente unico, grazie alla ospitalità del loft ed alla professionalità dello chef David che vi insegnerà curando nei dettagli i segreti della cucina romana , facendovi sentire chef per un giorno. Eccellente il rapporto con i bambini che mostrano interesse e vengono rapiti dalla preparazione della pasta fatta in casa, da loro. Ovviamente il tutto è ancora più suggestivo in quanto accompagnato da buon vino e da un'atmosfera ben curata in ogni particolare.
Non di secondaria bellezza ed interesse, il percorso didattico del mattino attraverso l'antica Roma ed il ghetto ebraico, e l'esperienza dell'acquisto dei prodotti oggetto del menù , nel caratteristico mercato romano di Campo dei Fiori.