Privacy policy

Privacy policy


This information is intended to inform you, with maximum transparency, on the processing of personal data performed by Home Food s.r.l. the website (hereinafter the Site) and is aimed at those who interact with the latter also using the services made available through the Site.

We therefore invite you to read this information carefully before sending any kind of information and / or personal data to Home Food s.r.l.


The data controller of personal data that you can provide to us is Home Food s.r.l. (hereinafter also the Owner), based in Bologna, in Via San Vitale 40/5d, reachable at the following addresses:

Telephone: +39 051 19928400



In carrying out his activity the Data Controller processes personal identification and contact details, including, for example: name, surname, email address, telephone number and country of origin.

The aforementioned personal data may be collected by the Data Controller through his interaction with the Site (using the communication and messaging system made available by the same), when booking the gastronomic experiences proposed on the Site, or subsequently through the answers he will provide to the requests for information that are necessary for the Owner to best appreciate the gastronomic experience purchased, including information on your possible food allergies and / or intolerances.

The Owner will also be able to process information regarding the payment of the services purchased on the Site as well as, subject to any release by you of suitable release, images that portray you during the course of the gastronomic experience in which you participated.


The Owner processes your personal data in order to respond to your requests for information on the services promoted by the Site, to enable it to be purchased by you and to ensure that you can, consequently, carry out the chosen gastronomic experience.

The Data Controller also processes personal data to provide users of the Website with information on previously purchased services and / or similar services, as well as to update its customers on news regarding these services and / or their availability (c.d. "soft spam").

Subject to your consent, the Data Controller may process your personal data to carry out marketing activities, including sending promotional communications via email (eg newsletters), also to inform you of events organized by Home Food or to which Home Food participates, as well as new initiatives to propose to you, linked for example to the enhancement of gastronomic traditions.


The processing of your personal data used to respond to your requests for information on the services promoted by the Site and to allow their eventual purchase by you is based on the need to execute pre-contractual measures adopted at your request (for example to respond to Sue specific questions) and to execute a contract of which you are a part (for example to enable you to take advantage of the gastronomic experience purchased), pursuant to art. 6, lett. b) of Regulation (EU) 2016/679.

The personal data processed to enable you to carry out the chosen gastronomic experience is justified on the basis both of the need to execute a contract of which you are part (pursuant to Article 6, letter b) of the Regulation (EU) 2016 / 679) and, with regard to information on your possible food intolerances and / or allergies, based on your explicit consent to this purpose of treatment (pursuant to Article 6, letter a) of the Regulation (EU ) 2016/679).

The provision of personal data for all the aforementioned purposes is not mandatory, but the refusal to supply them may make it impossible to fulfill your requests, as well as to prevent the provision of the service you have chosen, as your data is necessary to establish a contractual relationship with the Owner. With particular reference to the information that you can provide us with regarding any food intolerances and / or allergies, please note that, in the absence of explicit consent to the processing of this information, Home Food will not be able to provide the requested service, also with a view to protecting best possible the interests and health of its users.

The performance by the Data Controller of commercial activities (such as the aforementioned "soft spam" activity) is based on legitimate interest (pursuant to Article 6, letter f) of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 and to pursuant to art. 130, paragraph IV of Legislative Decree 196/2003), without prejudice to the possibility for you to oppose such processing at any time.

The Data Controller may also process your personal data to carry out marketing activities based on your explicit consent to this processing purpose (pursuant to Article 6, letter a) of Regulation (EU) 2016/679).

The Data Controller processes personal data in the course of his / her activity, including on the basis of his / her legitimate interest in the execution of commercial activities, in the efficient management and organization of his / her business activity, as well as in the eventual protection of Home Food rights judicial office and / or before the competent authorities (Article 6, letter f) of Regulation (EU) 2016/679).

All personal data may also be processed to ensure compliance with legal obligations by Home Food (Article 6, letter c) of Regulation (EU) 2016/679).


The Data Controller processes personal data in paper form and with the aid of electronic tools, within the limits of the purposes indicated in this information document and by adopting measures aimed at maintaining the confidentiality and confidentiality of data.

In some cases, your personal data may be transferred outside the EU. For the provision of its services, the Data Controller also makes use of IT service providers who, according to what is also specified below, have declared that they take all the necessary measures to ensure that the processing of personal data carried out complies with the applicable provisions regarding the protection of personal data, pursuant to articles 45 and 46 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679.

An additional service provider for the management of the site and the storage of the related data in turn comply with the standard data protection clauses adopted by the European Commission, on which you can find information here.

Home Food will do what is necessary to keep this personal data updated and eventually correct the personal data already acquired.


The Data Controller may make your personal data available to its employees and / or duly authorized collaborators who have the right to access them to carry out the related tasks.

In addition to Home Food, individuals may also have access to personal data that Home Food uses to provide its IT services, which act as personal data processing managers, based on instructions received from Home Food.

Home Food may also disclose personal data to lawyers and / or consultants appointed by Home Food to enforce their general sales conditions and / or legal provisions, to fulfill the Authority's requests and / or to protect their rights in judicial, arbitration or similar legal proceedings.


The personal data processed in the performance of the Home Food activity are kept for the time necessary to pursue the specific purposes of each treatment and to ensure compliance with the applicable laws.

The personal data processed for the fulfillment of contractual obligations, including the pre-contractual activity, are kept for 10 years from the termination of the same, or, if the pre-contractual activity does not lead to the conclusion of a contract, for 2 years from the end of the aforementioned pre-contractual activity.

The personal data processed in the context of the management and keeping of the company accounts are kept for the time necessary to fulfill the fiscal and conservation obligations of the accounting records. The personal data processed for "soft spam" activities are stored, in relation to this specific purpose, for 24 months from the date of purchase on which the information is sent.

The processing required for marketing purposes involves the use of your personal data by the Owner for a period of 24 months starting from the collection of the same. After this deadline, except for the release of a new consent, your personal data will be deleted, and no further promotional communications will be sent by Home Food.


At any time, it is possible to revoke your consent and / or object to the processing of your personal data respectively for sending soft spam communications and for marketing purposes by sending an email to, or following the directions reported at the bottom of all communications. Withdrawal of consent does not affect the lawfulness of consent-based processing prior to revocation.


At any time, you may contact the Data Controller at the addresses indicated above to receive the list of those responsible for the processing of personal data (ie, Home Food service providers who carry out processing operations of personal data).

You may also contact the aforementioned contact details of the Data Controller also for the exercise of the rights sanctioned by articles 15 to 22 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679, in particular for the purpose of:

a) obtain confirmation of the existence or not of personal data, verify the content, origin and accuracy;

b) request the integration, updating, rectification, cancellation or anonymization of personal data, as well as the limitation of the processing of personal data;

c) object, for reasons connected with a particular situation, to the processing of personal data based on a legitimate interest of Home Food, provided that the Data Controller's reasons are not overridden to proceed equally to the processing (for example, for the need to protect their rights in court);

d) to lodge a complaint with the supervisory authority (the Italian Data Protection Authority is responsible for Italy).

(Last update June 2019)