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Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks
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Our small group food tours of Barcelona are designed to showcase the best of the city's hidden culinary gems and historic back alleys. Our walks take place in the friendly and laid-back Gracia neighborhood, stronghold of the Catalan kitchen, and in...more
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Avinguda Diagonal and Passeig de Gracia, 08008 Barcelona, Spain
La Dreta de l'Eixample
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We took the Bodega: Barcelona Barrio Tradition, in Bulk tour in the evening. Everyone truly enjoyed our tour from the food and wine to our guide Christina. Christina is certified sommelier and her knowledge of food and wine truly made our experience. Christina taught us...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We decided to join the Culinary Walk (CW) in Barcelona after a truly wonderful CW experience in Istanbul with Gonca. Gonca was an exceptional guide and super awesome! As a result, we were very excited to the Garcia CW. We were looking forward to learning...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Hendry C
CulinaryBackstreets, Owner at Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are sorry to hear that this walk did not meet your expectations. Your feedback is very important to us and we take it very seriously. Please reach out to us and let us know what we can make better. It is important for us...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great guide who talked with us about everything in addition to food - culture, politics. All very interestingMore

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kathryn P
CulinaryBackstreets, Proprietário at Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback! We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the walk, and hope that you will join us again soon in one of our cities. You can check out your Culinary Backstreets Passport on our website to see the stamps you have...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From questions being answered quickly to the final registration for the two Barcelona Backstreet experiences in which I participated the level of professionalism and responsiveness to queries was second to none. Paula knew much more than just the foods we were trying and the areas...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ward L
CulinaryBackstreets, Proprietário at Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your thoughtful feedback! Each of our culinary walks is the outcome of considerable research. We work with academics in the field and our own team of experienced professionals – both guides and local journalists. We are proud to know that the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful experiences! We try to take walks with this company in any city possible. Extremely informative and we got to neighborhoods, restaurants, bodegas, and shops that we would never have experienced on our own, Very highly recommended Paula was a fantastic guided really brought Barcelona...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 1mag24
CulinaryBackstreets, Proprietário at Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks! We are always glad to have guests back on our walks. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed the walk. We take pride in working with people like Paula who are very knowledgeable about and extremely fond of the cities they live...More

Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Spent 5 1/2 hours with Paula on the Made in Catalonia tour and what a fabulous time we had! She not only treated us to a variety of delicious foods and beverages, but also educated us regarding the evolution of Catalonian cuisine. This tour is...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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CulinaryBackstreets, Proprietário at Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your feedback! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed the walk. Paula is wonderful and we take pride in working with people like her who are well informed and passionate about the cities they live in. You can...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Our 3rd Culinary Backstreets tour (after Rio and Istanbul) and we weren't disappointed. Irene was a knowledgeable and entertaining host, and gave us a great insight into less touristy areas and genuine Catalonian food. Loved it!!More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DJKwas
CulinaryBackstreets, Proprietário at Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks! We are always glad to have guests back on our walks. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the walk, and hope that you will join us again soon in one of our cities. You can check out your Culinary Backstreets Passport on our...More

Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Just finished an outstanding foodie tour of Barcelona with Christina, one of the Culinary Backstreets Tour guides. What a fantastic walking tour. Christina took us to the foodie outlets you can never find without a guide! Matching drinks along the way only added to the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank francophilestwo
CulinaryBackstreets, Proprietário at Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed the walk. Cristina is a great guide, we take pride in working with people like her who are very knowledgeable about and extremely fond of the cities they live in. You can check out...More

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We had the best time doing the Bodega Tour with Cristina! Went to great spots that we wouldn’t have otherwise found or thought to try, and were inspired to seek out more of these off-the-beaten path bodegas during the remainder of our trip. Some of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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CulinaryBackstreets, Owner at Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed the walk. We take pride in working with people who are very knowledgable about and extremely fond of the cities they live in. You can check out your Culinary Backstreets Passport on our website to...More

Reviewed 24 September 2018

My husband and I joined Irene for Sants walk, and it was amazing!! We both love food, wine and learning about local culture, and this was a perfect trip. It was a very small group, just us and our tour guide Irene. Sants neighborhood was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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CulinaryBackstreets, Owner at Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Thanks so much for your feedback! We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the walk, and hope that you will join us again soon in one of our cities. You can check out your Culinary Backstreets Passport on our website to see the stamps you...More

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Eixample
Passing through the glorious Plaça Catalunya, you
enter the newer city district of Eixample, literally
translated as “extension,” which immediately becomes
recognisable by its more spacious streets and elegant
atmosphere. The main artery of this sizable district,
Passeig de Gracia, is lined with high-end
international designer stores. Not to be outdone, the
glitz and glamour of this zone is perhaps best
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noga3101
30 April 2018|
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Response from C9271EYlynnw | Reviewed this property |
Go to culinary backstreets website & choose the city you’re interested in. Many have a variety of options.
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Venture643456
2 February 2017|
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Response from Lisa S | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely, my tour guide was male and his stories about the culture and the food appealed to both men and women.
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genevieve g
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Response from Sunvalleyjodi | Reviewed this property |
We were only aware of daytime, but you can ask them directly thru their website! Have fun. It was the best thing we did!
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