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The Foodies Bucket List Melbourne Walking Tour

  • Sample some of Melbourne’s best cuisines on a 3-hour food tour
  • Try five dishes from various cuisines such as Peruvian, Spanish, and Chinese
  • Learn about the history of the city and how it became a world food capital
The Foodies Bucket List Melbourne Walking Tour
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The Foodies Bucket List Melbourne Walking Tour
Taste your way around Melbourne with the ultimate foodie tour. Discover a variety of cuisines including Spanish, Asian Fusion, and Contemporary Australian, as you traverse the city. Learn about Melbourne’s vibrant history and how it became one of the world’s food capitals from your informative guide. Sample five dishes during this 3-hour tour with a group of eight guests or less, to ensure an intimate and personalized experience.
What to Expect


  • 5 mouth-watering food tastings at some of 'Melbourne's best venues
  • Tour with a local, passionate 'Melburnian' tour guide 
  • Be wowed by Melbourne's vibrant history as your shares in it's rich past and present 
  • Walk, talk and taste for 3 - 3½ hours
  • Vegetarian & Vegan Friendly.   Please notify us at the time of booking
  • Small groups up to 8 only

What You Can Expect:

Visiting Melbourne for a short time, or seeking an 'experiential' gourmet adventure, we make it easy for you to hit all the hot spots and latest foodie' must do's of this fabulous city.

Each venue will delight you with their signature or specialty dish, providing an experience unique to their establishment and a 'taste' you will want to return again and again for.

This tour includes a lot more than our bucket list favourites.  As you walk from venue to venue you will be given an informative insight into the rich history of this great city.  From the early settlers, to the gold rush, formative years through to the current city that is Melbourne, the tour mixes a rich historic tour with a foodie's 'bucket list' adventure.

At the completion of our tour, you'll feel comfortable exploring Melbourne's culinary centre, the laneways, alleyways, restaurants and cafe's.  

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1 - 5 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago
An absolute treat for locals and travellers alike

Martina was an absolute delight during a stroll through Melbourne's beginnings, lane and shopping culture and gastronomic treats. For everyone who is a little shy going to new restaurants this is a great introduction to what Melbourne has to offer. I now have a dozen...More

Thank Lyn C
Martina J, Owner at This Is Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Well hello Lynn..... Thank you so much for your lovely review. Wow! I am so thrilled you and Allison joined us on Saturday, it was great hanging out with you both:) Thanks for all your enthusiasm too.... it's always so fantastic to have some real...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Great intro to Melbourne history and food culture!

We’re a family of four with two kids (14 and 10) and we travel to eat! Martina, our guide, was charming and enthusiastic. She provided a great mix of history and orientation to the city (is our first time here) and intro to the food...More

1  Thank Sheila M
Martina J, Owner at This Is Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Howdy Sheila. Thank you so very much for your lovely review. You and your family were truly an absolute delight, thank you:) And thanks to Ben and Peter....I am still amazed with their 'adventurous' palates - they try everything... fantastic! Hoping you enjoyed the rest...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fast-track to foodie heaven...

Fantastic tour, highly recommended. A great mix of walking vs eating, lovely guide who truly was friendly and approachable. A very personal tour where it felt as though some of Melbourne's eating secrets had been shared. It was special and unique but still casual and...More

Thank lisablack2018
Martina J, Manager at This Is Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Lisa, thank you so much for your lovely review....hugely appreciated. It was FANTASTIC hanging out with another passionate 'foodie'. For a visiting New Zealand... you sure have covered so much of the Melbourne food scene... very impressive. Amazing! Thanks so much for all your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Awesome experience if you love food!

The variety and quality of food showcased on this tour was perfect. The quantity was also just right, spread over the tour duration, and we left feeling fully satisfied but not overfull. The time just flew by on our tour - it felt like Martina...More

1  Thank Nella244
Martina J, Manager at This Is Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Oh my.... Thank you so very much Tania & Ben - your words are just lovely, very much appreciated. I had a 'hoot' spending time with you both, loads of laughs and very easy. Thank you! Hope to bump into you again some time. And...More

Reviewed 29 June 2018
A Must Do When In Melbourne!

My sister booked this tour and what I thought would be your standard food tour turn into something so much more. Martina was such an engaging and knowledgeable tour guide. Right from the very start of the tour I felt an instant rapport and connection...More

Thank nevsta2017
Martina J, Owner at This Is Melbourne, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Ha... thanks so much for your lovely review Neville, (or was it Nigel? he he he). I still have a giggle and a smile when I think of meeting you guys. It truly was an absolute 'hoot' spending time with you, Colleen and Bruce. Hoping...More

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11 July 2018|
Response from sweetpea575 | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure about this sorry, but you could contact the lovely tour guide who will happily answer any query....we found her to be most obliging. Enjoy!