Venice old Taverns and Rialto Market Food Adventure

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Enjoy a walk around the benches of Rialto food market and learn about Venetian culture and to try the authentic regional cuisine. Expect to have a good time!


  • Learn about Venetian food culture
  • Explore the market of Rialto with a local food expert
  • Taste a wide variety of fresh cicchetti at our favorite taverns
  • Discover the oldest Venetian taverns hung out by locals


We will meet you at the oldest Venetian church of San Giacomo in Rialto ready to start the morning food tour of Venice with the typical breakfast of Rialto vendors: pane e soppressa, the cornerstone of a nutritious local breakfast. Let us walk you around the scented and colorful Rialto food market. You will learn about Venetians’ lifestyle and the regional produce. We will tell you about the history of the market and other interesting stories to make you understand what this place really means to the locals. Food is always around the corner in Venice! The question is, which corner? Just rely on us. you will have the privilege to explore the city in a small group and step into hidden family-run enterprises serving traditional food for centuries! Have you ever sipped Italian wine in a five-hundred-year-old wine bar? This is going to happen on our Venice food tour. Your Streaty guide will take you to our favorite places to eat and drink the best that Venice has to offer on that day. You will delight your taste buds with a wide variety of local cicchetti (tr. tapas) flavored with cheese, charcuterie and sardines. One stop is dedicated to the most famous food treat of Venice, baccalà (cod fish). Venetians cook it in so many ways, just pick your favorite! The food tour of Venice isn’t just about food and drinks, in fact, during this three hours you will also learn about the city and the life in the lagoon. You’ll start seeing Venice through Venetians’ eyes! Most of tourists have very little knowledge about Venetian food. By joining our Venice food tour You will get a complete understanding of the local cuisine and traditions. Sit with us in a hundred-year-old hidden restaurant to try the two iconic dishes of the lagoon: pasta al nero di seppia and bigoli in salsa (anchovy sauce). Wait till the end to enjoy the best tiramisù in Venice. This delicious regional dessert reaches the peak of taste in a three-hundred-year-old pastry shop! On our Venice food tour and Rialto market exploration you will try several dishes that will replace a full meal. You will some cicchetti, which consist of sliced bread or polenta topped with various ingredients, mainly strong-flavored fish, but also vegetables, cheese and cured meat. You will also try two different kinds of pasta and a special Streaty treat! You will get three glasses of wine and end up with a delicious tiramisu cake or other regional dessert.


Local food samples Local tour guide Tour of the market of Rialto

Important Information

  • If there are any vegetarians or pescatarians, please inform us prior to the tour. This tour is not recommended to picky eaters or travelers on a low carb diet. Bottled water can be purchased at any shop along the route; it is recommended to bring your own bottle to try to reduce plastic waste Seats are not guaranteed in any of the food stops. This is a street food experience. There are no restaurants involved. Only, food stalls, delis, fast foods and bakeries.

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