Neapolitan Cuisine: A Delight for the Foodie

Italy is a country that is synonymous with delicious food. Trinus Company can take you on a walking tour of the city. You will discover the famous Neapolitan cuisine: a delight for the foodie.

The City that invented the pizza

Neapolitan Cuisine: A Delight for the Foodie in Everyone
By Valerio Capello at English Wikipedia – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0,

Americans owe a great deal to Naples for inventing the pizza. You would have to look very hard to find an American that does not like a hot slice. The pizza was invented in Naples in 1889 for Queen Margarita of Savoy. This pizza invention honored the nation. The colors of the Italian flag are represented by the ingredients. The mozzarella cheese is white, the tomato sauce is the red and basil is the green. Subsequently, the pizza eventually came over to America with the immigrants on the ships to Ellis Island. 

Street Food to Indulge Your Appetite

On any day that you stroll around Naples you will find vendors with the famous street food. Favorites include cuoppo di mare and pizza fritta. These deep fried foods are served in a paper cone and as a result, this makes them easy to eat while walking.

Food vendor in Naples
Photo by Nicole Bergstrom


Neapolitan Cuisine: A Delight for the Foodie in Everyone
Photo by Nicole Bergstrom

Many varieties of pasta are available in Naples. Spaghetti with Tomato and Ragu is a staple here. Other popular pastas include ziti, rigatoni and gnocchi.


Naples is located at the Tyrrhenian Sea. Therefore, this makes it one of the best places in Italy for Seafood. Many fish caught locally include octopus, squid and cuttlefish just to name a few.

Locals Enjoying food in Naples
Outdoor dining with Mt. Vesuvius in the background
Photo by Nicole Bergstrom

Trinus Company can arrange a walking tour for foodies. Then you can sample the Neapolitan Cuisine: A Delight for the Foodie. Trinus Company is committed to promoting and enhancing Southern Italy, the Campania Region and the city of Naples in particular.



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