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Why Take a Food Tour in Rome?

5 Reasons to Take a Local Aromas Food Tour

The Italians are renowned for their passion and respect for food so, to really get under the skin of any Italian city, a food tour is a great place to start, and Rome is no exception. As you meet the producers and purveyors of Roman cuisine and see where the locals shop and eat, you gain a unique glimpse into the Italian lifestyle that standard sightseeing of monuments, museums and churches cannot provide. And what’s more, you also get to savor delicious food as you go.

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How to Find Rome’s Best Restaurants

5 Tips for Finding a Great Place to Eat in Rome

Like most big cities, Rome has its fair share of tourist traps serving up mediocre or simply bad food for inflated prices. The huge number of visitors flocking to Rome year-round ensure that even sub-standard dining establishments can thrive, particularly if they are located in key tourist spots around town. Unfortunately this means that many people leave Rome without having experienced a truly authentic meal in the Eternal City, and many may also come away with the impression that Rome’s food scene leaves much to be desired.

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