Tour runs daily
Moderate walking, not wheelchair accessible
Vegetarian, gluten-free options available
Rain or shine. Please dress accordingly
Available in English and Italian
Our guests receive an exclusive shopping discount.
Walking food tasting tour starting at the Italian Market Visitors Center and we will sample our way through 9th StrEAT, Philly’s historic Italian Market.
Calling all cheese lovers! Cheese mongers serve up their favorite cheese combos during our visit.
Everyone's Favorite Taproom
An interactive chance to sip and compare extra virgin olive oils and premium white and dark balsamic vinegars. Sample finishing salts and cocktail mixers too.
Hot off the press
Observe a 3rd generation family recipe come to life and taste fresh authentic corn tortillas.
Eat like a local
Enjoy a slice of signature Sicilian square pizza and a salad sourced from the market.
The best little cannoli
The best little cannoli you've ever tasted at a this local 4th generation run Italian bakery.
Walking 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. Free 2 hour street parking. Free parking on Sundays.
Washington Avenue between 9th and 10th Streets. Free 2 hour street parking.
Parking is available at each tour’s location.
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.
Gratuities are greatly appreciated, although not mandatory. The standard gratuity in the service industry is 15%-20%.
Yes, although limited, bathrooms are available during the tour at selected locations.
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Kathy, Berwyn, PA
"Chef Jacquie met our group in the heart of the Italian Market. We toured local gems unique to the area. Our tastings varied from delicious cheeses and meats to decadent desserts. She is a wealth of knowledge and her stories are priceless!"
Exclusive, Private Professional Chef-Led, behind-the-scenes walking food tour of Philadelphia's historic Italian Market