About Us

FCDMazzanoAt Fabiolous Cooking Day we love where we are, who we are, and what we do. We bring that passion to our clients through our cooking classes, food tours, and private dining events offered in seven unique locations in and near Rome.

Passion is why Chef Fabio Bongianni has created memorable hands-on culinary experiences that will give you an authentic taste of Italy.

With Fabiolous Cooking Day you can enjoy Italian cuisine like a true Roman: shop in colorful markets, taste typical street foods, and make pasta or pizza using traditional recipes. Dine in our exclusive private apartments or visit the nearby medieval village of Mazzano Romano for a unique culinary adventure.

A Fabiolous Cooking Day communicates the heart of Italian cuisine by leading students on a true culinary journey through the real Rome. Our English-speaking chefs and tour leaders are professional, engaging, and authentic. Students feel like friends, not just tourists.

Chef Fabio Bongianni

Chef Fabio BongianniChef Fabio Bongianni owns the very popular Rome restaurant That’s Amore.

He is the creator of Fabiolous Cooking Day—an array of cooking lessons, culinary day tours, and exclusive private dining events designed for individuals and small and large groups at unique locations in or near Rome.

A native of Rome, Fabio has taught cooking courses in both the USA and throughout Europe and has been featured on cooking and lifestyle television channels and news programs on four continents. He is sponsored by Arc Linea Italian Kitchen Designs, Gragnano Pasta, and other quality brands, and he is a spokesperson for We Love Pasta® pasta-making tools, a division of Eppicotispai Group, sold globally by Williams-Sonoma and Sur la Table.

And now he has designed exclusive culinary experiences just for you!

Have a specific request?

We can customize any experience! We also have a space suitable for larger groups. Please inquire.