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The Big Foody Food Tours

Auckland Central, Auckland 0629, New Zealand
+64 21 481 177
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Auckland's number one food tour experience. A fun and flavour filled insight into the excellent cuisine, markets, restaurants and producers Auckland has to offer. The Big Foody Food Tours have an excellent choice of tours to give you the ultimate taste of the city and a delicious introduction to Auckland and the regions. Book through our website and receive a bottle of local wine or box of chocolates! Make sure you book a Big Foody Tour at the beginning of your stay in NZ so you are geared up with the best places to eat and drink around the country! All our tours are small and intimate groups tailored to make sure you walk away having had a memorable time. We pick up from all hotels in the CBD for our driven tours All tour guests a New Zealand SIM Card. Book through our website and receive a bottle of local wine or box of chocolates!
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Travellers talk about
“fish market” (49 reviews)
“tastebud tour” (16 reviews)
“food scene” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Auckland Central, Auckland 0629, New Zealand
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+64 21 481 177
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"fish market"
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"tastebud tour"
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"food scene"
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"big beer"
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"local producers"
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"marvel grill"
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"walking food tour"
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"beer tour"
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"coffee roasters"
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"nz products"
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"new zealand"
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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

What a great time we had on an Aukland Big Foody tour with Ellie (fun lady and very knowledgeable on the local cuisine) and you get to sample a lot. Highly recommend this one and don’t eat beforehand...My special takeaway was the scrumptious Fix &...More

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TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

Thank you so much! Loved meeting you guys and I am SO excited to find Fix and Fogg on Amazon - that is FANTASTIC! Enjoy lots of it and don't forget to look us up if you're in the Portland area! Best wishes and big...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2018

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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

My recent 7 day group tour with Ellie was amazing, incredible food, wonderful places and so easy! Ellie’s insider knowledge, and great fun attitude kept us busy, happy and superbly dined and wined! Excellent bus drivers with local knowledge added to the enjoyment and ease...More

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TheBigFoody, General Manager at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

You are lovely! Thank you so much. It was a blast and I'm delighted you had such a great time. What a neat group of people and what an amazing 7 days. See you on the next one. Best wishes Elle

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Reviewed 31 March 2018

We started our afternoon at Steven Smith Teamaker with premium hot teas andalso got to try Smith's matcha latte, with a private matcha making demonstration! Onward across the street to Olympia Provisions where we sampled charcuterie (summer sausage, pork rillettes, pate, d'Alsace and Loukanikas salamis),...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Thank you so much for a wonderful week exploring the Hawkes Bay region Elle. We met so many local producers who generously shared their knowledge and and offered us delicious tastings, eat at some amazing restaurants and enjoyed stunning scenery. Throughout the entire week our...More

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TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Thank you Alison! It was fabulous to have you back on tour with me again and I'm delighted you enjoyed the Hawkes Bay region. It's a wonderful spot to show off and I just love the food down there. Looking forward to seeing you on...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

I have just returned from NZ after an 8 day food tour which covered Napier Hawkes Bay and Wellington. From chocolate tasting to 6 course dinning it was faultless. The knowledge and contacts that Big Food Tour offered was amazing. Elli's passion for food and...More

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TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Thank you so much Lori! Just had the best time with you all. What an amazing week of fun, food and fabulous drinks. Hope to see you all again in 2020. Big Hugs Elle x

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

I would like to say a big ,thank you to Elle, you were amazing. Your knowledge of Napier, Hawkes Bay and Wellington area was a credit to you. You introduced us to a wide section of the food industry, and to passionate people, who with...More

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TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Thank you! That is so lovely. We had an amazing week and I'm missing everyone very much. I can't really believe everything we did.What a hoot! This country is so delicious! See you in 2020 Big Hugs Elle xxx

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

I had the pleasure of meeting and travelling with Elle from The Big Foody Food Tours in New Zealand recently. Elle's total enthusiasm and love for what she does is infectious. I was travelling with a group and we had an absolute ball. It was...More

Thank Karen M
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TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Thank you Karen!!!! I loved every minute of the week with you all. Such a fantastic experience and I can't believe how much we filled in. It was just incredible. Hope to see you in 2020. Big Hugs Elle xxx

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