Abbondanza! Italian Market Food Tour – Private

Duration: 2.5 hours

Location: Philadelphia's Italian Market



Wine served at lunch - must be 21 with I.D. Non-alcoholic beverages also available

Our Abbondanza Food Tour showcases all things Italian at the Market.

  • An authentic Italian food experience!
  • A hearty tasting tour including a sit-down lunch served with a glass of wine.
  • This tour is great for groups. An abundance of food is a great reward for a job well done!

Private Tour with Chef Jacquie

Tour runs everyday

Moderate walking, not wheelchair accessible

Vegetarian and gluten-free options available

Rain or Shine Please dress accordingly

Available in English and Italian

Wine served at lunch - must be 21 with I.D. non-alcoholic options available

Our guests receive an exclusive shopping discount.

What to Expect

Walking food tour starts at the Italian Market Visitors Center and we will EAT our way through Philly’s historic Italian Market.

Philly's Iconic Cheese Shop

Eat your way through this iconic Philadelphia cheese shop. Luscious samples and pairings are expertly selected just for you.

Everyone's Favorite Taproom

Sniff, swirl and sip extra virgin olive oils and premium balsamic vinegars.

Hot Off the Press

Watch them make authentic Mexican corn tortillas and then sample them along with homemade salsas.

Lunch at a 7-time winner - Best of Philly Favorite

Lunch with Chef Jacquie, relax with glass of vino, and savor the “real deal” of the country’s oldest family-owned Italian restaurant.

Sweetest Ending

The best cannoli you’ve ever tasted is the sweetest ending at this 100-year old bakery!

Where to Meet

Walking food tour starts at the Italian Market Visitors Center:

Italian Market Visitor Center
919 S 9th St. Philadelphia, PA 19147

Official Italian Market parking lot:
Carpenter St between 9th & 10th Streets. 2 hour free street parking. Free parking on Sundays

Additional pay-lots:
Washington Avenue, between 8th and 9th Streets, and between 9th and 10th Streets.

Get Directions

Have questions? Here's the most frequently asked.

Parking is available at each tour’s location.

Yes. IDs will be checked. The establishments we visit also have non-alcoholic options.

Absolutely not! Our tours combine architectural commentary, historical facts, local culture and culinary insight into a unique experience. Imagine walking through the city eating our local artisans most delicious foods while learning the neighborhoods from real locals.

Please be sure and let us know if you (or anyone in your group) has a dietary restriction (e.g. vegetarian, dairy free, food allergy, etc.) when you purchase your tickets. As long as we know in advance, we can accommodate your needs.

Yes, advance ticket purchase is required. Our food tours typically sell out quickly. To maximize your chances of getting the date, time, and number of tickets you prefer, please book well in advance.

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I attended my first food tour with Chef Jacquie, it was top notch from start to finish. The food was fabulous! We got to sample a variety of dishes and talk with the owners of the restaurants. Chef Jacquie's knowledge, experience, and connections in the culinary industry shows. I will be back!

Shannon, King of Prussia

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