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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” (45 reviews)
“food scene” (13 reviews)
“tastebud tour” (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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Reviewed 6 days ago

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Thank Winstonthedog
TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had some family over for a visit and knew we *absolutely* had to do a Big Foody tour; having previously done the craft beer tour and the CBD walking food tour, we knew what could be expected, and Elle delivered yet again! Our day...More

Thank krystasmith
TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sometimes we get super spoilt when our guests come back and do different tours with us and so for your group to come and do a third is amazingly special. I'm glad you loved it as much as we do. Thank you so much for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did a tour with Elle and a great day. She went out of her way to make sure we got food we would enjoy, gave us expert on what to, and more importantly, what not to buy. Was choc'o'block full of information and even...More

Thank Kevin N
TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Guys!!!! Such a great day with you all and so much fun. Give us a yell when you're next back in Auckland and we'd be delighted to show you another part of the city. AND come and stay with us at Vineyard Cottages! Big...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the moment we started at the coffee shop, I was fascinated with Elle's knowledge of not only the local food scene but also of global trends, markets and sustainable issues. I was like a kid in a candy shop tasting new food, learning and...More

Thank Cheryl T
TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

WOW! Thank you for your comments and review. We really had a great day out and I just loved showing you the city and all our little gems! I hope you had a fabulous time on the rest of your trip!! Come back again soon!...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My two favorite things; starting with excellent coffee and ending with delicious seafood...Ellie gave our group a great food experience of Auckland! Extremely knowledgeable and friendly guided food tour, we truly saw the tasty side of this great city. This is a must do!

Thank Paul C
TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much Paul! Wow I'm really grateful for your feedback and comments. I was my pleasure to show you all the best bits of the city and the most delicious!!!! Big Hugs Elle

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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Thank Alison B
TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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Thank James A
TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

"Meet me outside Sky City at 9.20am" She messaged at 7.30am as I looked dubiously out the window at the rain pelting in sideways, completely obliterating all hope of any kind of view from my Hotel room. By 9.15am though, I needn't have worried as...More

Thank CameronYorke
TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wow - what a lovely review. Thanks Cameron. I'm delighted you enjoyed the tour so much. It was a great day and I loved meeting you all. Hope you have a fabulous time in Auckland and we get to see you on another tour soon....More

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Met Ellie and Chris at the Brother Brewery at City Works Depot. Met other friendly people from the UK and France. Very good samples of beers accompanied with a fine pizza. Chris then led us to 2 other venues with more fine beer and some...More

Thank luvagoodmerlot
TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you! Chris is a legend and I'm delighted you guys all had a great afternoon. Next time you're back let us know! We'd love to see you on one of our other tours. Or if you get to the South Island or Oregon, check...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

This was a perfect introduction to Auckland and a local food tasting. Elle is extremely knowledgeable of NZ and shares a wealth of information about food and anything you wish to hear. Started at a small coffee shop Miller's Coffee) where the owner roasted his...More

Thank DebnDuane
TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Thank you so much! It was such a fun day, I loved meeting you both and showing you the delicious side of this amazing city. Have a fabulous time here and next door. I will get all your goodies packed up and shipped over in...More

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