Private Tour with Chef Jacquie
Tours run daily Tues - Sunday
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.
Our guests receive an exclusive shopping discount.
Professional chef led walking food tour starts at the Italian Market Visitors Center and we eat our way through Philly’s historic Italian Market.
Highlights include larger portions, behind the scenes and participation in interactive demos.
Historic Cheese Shop
Enjoy larger portions of hand selected cheese pairings by certified cheese mongers.
Interactive oil and vinegar taproom
Swirl, sniff and sip extra virgin olive oils and premium balsamic vinegars. Learn the secrets of proper extra virgin olive oil tasting techniques.
"Meet"balls and Gravy
Meet and great a famous South Philly chef, get behind the scenes tour of his kitchen and Q&A about meatballs and gravy. Sit down to a fabulous meal and glass of wine for good cheer
Meet the owner
Come and meet the owner of this famous kitchenware shop. Need supplies for you kitchen? Make your list and remember to use your discount.
Indulge with an authentic Sicilian cannoli and an espresso.
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 and free street parking on Sundays
Washington Avenue between 9th and 10th Streets. Free 2 hour street parking.
Parking is available at each tour’s location.
Gratuities are greatly appreciated, although not mandatory. The standard gratuity in the service industry is 15%-20%.
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.
Yes, although limited, bathrooms are available during the tour at selected locations.
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Mary, Culinary Journalist, Pittsburgh, PA
"I had a fantastic time. It was so nice to have an expert show us around. Most foodie tours are done by companies who don't have inside connections with the stores/restaurants. This was the best foodie tour ever!"