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The Big Foody Food Tours

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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“fish market” (45 reviews)
“food scene” (14 reviews)
“taste buds” (14 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Auckland 0629, New Zealand
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+64 21 481 177
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a blast exploring Auckland on the morning food tour with Elle! She took us to places we would have never found ourselves, like a fish market and a very cozy cafe by the ocean. Elle is a great guide, too: she told us...More

Thank zmirnofa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Colleen is a gem and picked us up from our apt. Off to the fun times it was. Talking a great story about NZ and Auckland while filling in some blanks for us on the food scene. Congenial and very well informed. Laughs a lot...More

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

Thank you for your lovely review. Colleen is amazing and we're super lucky she's part of the team. Auckland is an amazing city to show off and I'm delighted you enjoyed it as much as you did. We hope to see you again on one...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an incredible food tour with Colleen! Right away, we found that she was personable, friendly, and knowledgeable about Auckland's food scene. We had the opportunity to taste local foods while also seeing parts of the city we might not have seen otherwise, all...More

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

Thank you for your review. Colleen is a superstar and we're very lucky to have her on the team. I'm delighted you enjoyed the experience so much and we look forward to seeing you again on another one of our food tours. Best Wishes Elle

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beer walk. Three of us went on this trip , one who loves beer one ambivalent and one who had never really drunk beer. We went to three pubs with several small tastings in each. Each tasting was explained and the difference between them was...More

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

Thank you! I love that you had such a great time with Chris. He is the greatest beer tour guide and can turn any non beer drinker into a great lover of beer! See you again in the future. Big Hugs Elle

Reviewed 7 June 2017

I absolutely loved this tour! Elle was great and so knowledgeable. We did the driving tour which was a fantastic way of getting to know the city. Elle told us all about Auckland, the landscape, and some of its history as we drove to each...More

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

Thanks so much!!!!!!!! Great to meet you and show you this fantastic city. Enjoy the rest of your time in New Zealand! See you again, maybe in Portland! Big Hugs Elle

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Hell of a nice guy, very knowlegable and friendly, knows his Auckland history and really knows his beer - we enjoyed the tour!

1  Thank Jasher S
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We loved our time with Elle during our yummy day with her. From the best coffee place in town to where the chef shops, from the fish market to the best grill on the wharf we really discovered heaps of hidden gems and even got...More

Thank Robin_Laura
TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Thank you so much! It was great to meet you both and I love what you're doing! See you again soon

Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

This was our 3rd tour with Elle on separate trips to Auckland, and she just keeps us coming back! So personable, friendly, knowledgeable the list goes on.. we did the tastebud tour as well as the beer walking tour twice and they are both awesome!...More

Thank Bowfins
Reviewed 2 May 2017

I highly recommend taking this tour early in your trip to Auckland. We were lucky enough to have Elle as our guide, and her personality and deep knowledge of the Auckland/New Zealand food scene was a highlight of our trip. Since this was a driving...More

Thank FrangipaniR
TheBigFoody, General Manager at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Yaaaaay!!!! I'm so glad you had such a wonderful time with us on the tour. It is a great way to see the city and the most delicious way I know! Enjoy all your goodies and looking forward to seeing you again! Big Hugs Elle

Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Having food tour today in Auckland with a gorgeous lady Elle, she make my-day... introduce me to lovely Kiwi in town, share the information about what the update for the food trend recently ( pastry especially ), it's such amazing experience to get some idea...More

Thank Syarif P
TheBigFoody, General Manager at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Hey thank you! It was a super morning with you and I'm so delighted you had a great time and met some amazing chefs and producers. We wish you all the best in your pastry career and can't wait to head to Dubai to check...More

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