Milan Food Tour

Milan Food Tour

This culinary tour is a great way to spend the day out in Milan tasting some of the best Italian cuisine in the city. Just some of the local food you’ll enjoy include Italian coffee, cannoli, prosciutto, Italian cheese, Milan-style meatballs, lasagna, wine, and Prosecco!

Come meet all the wonderful vendors who put their heart into their specialties and learn what makes eating and drinking in Italy so wonderful. You'll even get to try a special Milanese risotto that is absolutely delicious. Your Milan food tour will conclude with a treat that needs little introduction: gelato. You’ll learn how to spot the freshest gelato so you can take the insider knowledge of this Italian ice cream with you through the rest of your time in Italy.

Join us for this unforgettable Milanese food walking tour where you won’t only discover the flavors of Milan, but explore lesser-known local spots in the city you might have missed on your own. And of course, come hungry!

Tour Highlights

  • Live Guide
  • Ten delicious food and wine tastings
  • Classic Italian coffee
  • Authentic Italian cannoli
  • Unique Milanese specialty dishes
  • Parma Ham
  • Meatballs
  • Melanzane alla Parmigiana or Lasagna
  • Gelato
  • Local eateries and shops
  • Learn about Italian food culture
    • Live Guide
    • Ten Food and Drink Tastings
    • Prosecco and Wine
  • This tour meets at at Panificio Pattini, located at Via Solferino, 5, 20121 Milan. Look for your guide wearing a Fat Tire Tours t-shirt.

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    • Please let us know any dietary restrictions in the 'Comments' section at check out. While we will try our best to satisfy any special dietary needs, we do not guarantee we will be able to do so, and ask that you let us know about those at least 24 hours prior to the tour. Failure to do this might result in not being able to accommodate your needs but will not warrant a refund.
    • It is recommended to wear flat and comfortable shoes.
    • Our tours run rain or shine, and we encourage all guests to consult the weather forecast and plan your dress accordingly. In the summer months, please prepare for the heat by bringing/wearing adequate sun protection, and staying hydrated. Even if you are accustomed to high temperatures, air-conditioning is not always available in Italy.

FAQ

  • Expand/Collapse Where is the meeting point?

    This tour meets at at Panificio Pattini, located at Via Solferino, 5, 20121 Milan. Look for your guide wearing a Fat Tire Tours t-shirt.

  • Expand/Collapse How many tastings are included?

    You'll experience true highlights of the Milan culinary scene including the following tastings...

    • Ten food and wine tastings
    • Italian coffee
    • Italian cannoli
    • Unique Milanese specialty dishes
    • Parma Ham
    • Meatballs
    • Melanzane alla Parmigiana or Lasagna
    • Gelato
  • Expand/Collapse What is the difference between the Milan Food Tour and the Milan Evening Food Tour?

    Our morning tour includes ten food and drink tastings, giving you an excellent introduction to Milanese cuisine.  Our evening food tour indulges a bit more with some additional surprises, but still includes all of the classics! 

  • Expand/Collapse Can you accommodate my special dietary needs?

    Please let us know any dietary restrictions in the 'Comments' section at check out. While we will try our best to satisfy any special dietary needs, we do not guarantee we will be able to do so, and ask that you let us know about those at least 24 hours prior to the tour. Failure to do this might result in not being able to accommodate your needs but will not warrant a refund.

  • Expand/Collapse What is your cancellation policy?

    We're happy to offer free changes and 100% refund up to 24 hours before tour* Failure to cancel a reservation at least 24 hours prior to scheduled departure may result in forfeited travel funds. Fare difference may apply.

    *See restrictions here

  • Expand/Collapse What is your weather policy? What if it rains?

    Our tours run rain or shine, and we encourage all guests to consult the weather forecast and plan your dress accordingly.

    In the summer months, please prepare for the heat by bringing/wearing adequate sun protection, and staying hydrated. Even if you are accustomed to high temperatures, air-conditioning is not always available in Italy.

  • Expand/Collapse Are reservations required?

    Yes, reservations are required for all tours.

  • Expand/Collapse Is this tour offered in any other languages, or only English?

    All scheduled tours are in English, but private tours can sometimes be scheduled in other languages, given we have a tour guide who speaks the language of your choice.  Please reach out to us at [email protected] for more information!

  • Expand/Collapse Is this tour appropriate for children?

    Absolutely! This tour is a great way to introduce children to the delights of Italian cuisine. 

    Please note that there is a wine tasting included, and the legal drinking age in Italy is 16 years old. However, anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult on our tours.

  • Expand/Collapse What is the number to call if I am lost and trying to find the meeting point?

    If you are having difficulty finding the meeting location for your tour, please call us at +39 334 548 0264 and our staff will be happy to help you find your way.

  • Expand/Collapse Can I reserve a guide just for my group?

    Yes!  Please reach out to us at [email protected] with your preferred date(s), group size, and any other information to help us create a tour just for you.  We would be happy to help you organize a unique food tour just for your group! 

  • Expand/Collapse What time do I need to get there for my tour?

    This experience will start on time, so we ask that all guests arrive 10-15 minutes early.

  • Expand/Collapse What is the drinking age (for alcohol) in Italy?

    The legal drinking age in Italy is 16 years old. However, please note that anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult on our tours.

    This food tour does include a wine tasting at a authentic local wine shop.

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