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Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks

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A must for food lovers in Barcelona!

My husband and I joined Irene for Sants walk, and it was amazing!! We both love food, wine and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
KYPark
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Atlanta, Georgia
So enjoyable. Learning local culture and foods

We had a great tour with Danny who led us to several restaurants, markets, and bodegas. Introduced... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
metamorphis33
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Edmonton, Canada
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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
Eixample
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All reviewsculinary tourcatalan foodfood tourbodega tourgracia districtspecialty shopsfantastic introductionbomb sheltergastronomic experiencecannot recommend them highly enoughlocal politicsoffer tourshighlight of our tripsalt codsanta caterina marketcovered markethighly recommend this tour
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Reviewed 3 days ago

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

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a great tour with Danny who led us to several restaurants, markets, and bodegas. Introduced us to the Catalan culture, eating traditions and local wines. Definitely a must do when in Barcelona

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Or tour with Paula was just fantastic. We toured a local market and a number of local excellent eateries and bars. Every stop memorable. Forget the additional recommendations for Barcelona were all great. Made for such a wealth of memories of this beautiful city, people...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Danny was very passionate and knowledegable about the food and history of Barcelona, We enjoyed every aspect of the tour which he tailored to our needs ordering sugarless pastries for me(a diabetic) It was easy walking wiht plenty of stops

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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful tour and a great way to experience the food and the environment in the Gracia district in Barcelona. Danny was a wonderful tour guide with interesting and valuable information. Highly recommend this tour!More

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CulinaryBackstreets, Owner at Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days 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 2 August 2018

We had a fabulous tour w/ Christina who took us on a very personalized tour of Barcelona's bodegas. We got history, culture, and a good feeling for a neighborhood that ordinary tourists might not see. Go! It was awesome.More

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CulinaryBackstreets, Owner at Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days 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 29 July 2018

We did a 5 1/2 hour walking food tour through the Sants neighborhood with Danny. We got so much more than just a food tour. He was so knowledgeable about the politics and culture of Spain. We loved all of our stops and tastings, but...More

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CulinaryBackstreets, Owner at Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days 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 4 July 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing time touring the Sants neighborhood in Barcelona. Six hours of talking food history, culinary traditions and local politics with Danny, our tour guide, made for an incredible day. I would definitely do this again!More

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madeleine805, Manager at Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Thanks so much for your feedback and thanks for joining us again in Barcelona. We are happy to hear that it did not disappoint and hope that you will continue to join us again soon in one of our cities. You can check out your...More

Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

I’ve done a couple of Culinary Backstreets tours (Shanghai and Barcelona) and find them a great way to get a feel for a city - both historical and current local insights ... not to mention AMAZING food recommendations. Bené took us around the Gràcia neighbourhood...More

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maddyroberts, Manager at Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Thanks so much for your feedback and thanks for joining us again in Barcelona. We are happy to hear that it did not disappoint and hope that you will continue to join us again soon in one of our cities. You can check out your...More

Reviewed 27 June 2018

My friend and I spent a wonderful Saturday with Danny in May touring and tasting in Sants. Danny's knowledge of the History of Catalana and Spain was amazing and he made the day so interesting. He is originally from New York and there was no...More

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maddyroberts, Manager at Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Thanks so much for your feedback! That is exactly what we are going for. 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...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
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Response from Lynn W | 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
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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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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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