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Barcelona: Secret Food Tour

Barcelona: Secret Food Tour

From US$ 101.46 per person

Explore the small secret streets of Barcelona during a 3-hour Spanish gastronomy tour. Discover the atmospheric districts of Born and Barceloneta with an experienced guide.

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  • Enjoy a 3 hour food tour of Born/La Ribera and Barceloneta
  • Stop at 6 eateries in an intimate small group
  • Travel with a passionate and experienced local guide
  • Gain a great insight into Spanish and Catalan food
  • Hear stories about Barcelona culture and history
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Firstly, your local Barcelonian guide will take you to a little family cafe where you will try a homemade typical Spanish breakfast: Churros and hot chocolate. Some tiny streets later, you will have the chance to taste and see the diversity of gastronomy in the local Market Hall, where you will taste sumptious Spanish and Catalan cheeses and the famous Iberian Ham (jamón). Along the way, your guide will teach you some great knowledge about both the history and the gastronomy to enhance the whole experience. Have fun and try to drink from a Porrón (you will find out on the day).  You will understand the influence of other cultures in Spanish dishes in one of the most emblematic shops of the city, which  has also been a  master roaster since 1851. Learn the real origins of tapas and try some delicious items in a family restaurant with some wine. Get closer to the Meditéranean sea by sitting around a table and drinking fresh sangria and authentic paëlla, in one of the most picturesque places in the city. Finally, look out at the sea and finish this great adventure close to the beach for a friendship toast with Cava wine.  There will also be a delicious secret dish to look forward to!
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  • Local guide
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    5 /5

    based on 6 reviews

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    Food tour was awesome. We did it the day we arrived in Barcelona off a cruise. Helped us get acquainted with different areas of the city and different local foods and wines. Andrés, our guide was awesome. We learned so much and revisited certain areas and markets that we would never have found on our own. A must for a first time visitor or even a retuning one. 5 stars for sure.

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    October 29, 2018

    Miguel made our tour more than enjoyable. His version of the history of the area was honest and informative. The walk was fun and the info about the local foods was very interesting. We both felt we had learned a lot about Barcelona and the traditions they enjoy. He is an enthusiastic tour guide and made sure everyone was getting the most out of the tour. by the way, the food was delicious.

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    October 22, 2017

    Book Andrés!

    A very pleasant experience, with good food and exciting alleys. We also got a lot of info about Barcelona and not least the food of our fantastic guide Andrés. He made the tour very memorable, and hopefully we will come back and experience it again!

    September 6, 2018

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