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Spain Food Sherpas is a local and dynamic enterprise which works very hard to show you the best of our Malaga. We think food is best enjoyed when you put into the context of your local surrounding. Our tours and cooking classes are not standardized...more
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Plaza de La Merced 12, 29012 Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We hade ha great food tour with our guide (or sherpa) Simone! We got to restaurants that we would never had found without the food tour. Two of the places we then returned to during the following days of our stay. So a good thing...More

Thank Elsa B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've got to admit we were a little nervous taking this class, as we have never done anything like it before. But from the minute we met Simone, she was so so friendly and really put us at ease. Her knowledge of the area and...More

Thank David P
spainfoodsherpas, Gerente at Spain Food Sherpas, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear David, so nice to hear from you and thank you so very much for this great review!! We are so glad you enjoyed the Paella Cooking Workshop. It truly was a pleasure having you on the tour and we hope to be able to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Do not hesitate if you are gluten intolerant! Everything was planned beautifully and my girlfriend had gluten free bread she could bring to different places to try different tapas. It really made us want to try more food tours (hoping it's as good as this...More

Thank Marc F
spainfoodsherpas, Gerente at Spain Food Sherpas, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Marc F, thank you very much for this great review!! And we are so happy to hear you enjoyed the tour and that your girlfriend had a good time too! There are some really nice gluten free treats and we didn't want her to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful way to experience the foods and culture of Spain! Our Food Sherpa Javi greeted us warmly and was very informative and pleasant. His knowledge of the local cuisine and area provided us with the knowledge we needed to begin our vacation in...More

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spainfoodsherpas, Gerente at Spain Food Sherpas, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Rich and Shawny, thank you so very much for this wonderful review and feedback! We are more than happy to read that you enjoyed the Tapas Tour with Javi. Hopefully you could explore some more of our recommendations during your stay! All the best...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved our cooking class with Marta! We were lucky, and it was just the two of us in the class, which allowed us more one on one time with the chef to learn traditional Spanish cooking techniques. We cannot wait to try the recipes...More

Thank cjean77
spainfoodsherpas, Gerente at Spain Food Sherpas, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear cjean77, we are so glad to hear you enjoyed the cooking class! Thank you very much for your review! Many greetings and all the best,

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had so much fun with Spain Food Sherpas. Simone was a fantastic guide. She helped everyone feel comfortable while we were in the market, she shared lots of information on the vendors and the local food landscape, and she showed her love for Spanish...More

Thank Kevin S
spainfoodsherpas, Gerente at Spain Food Sherpas, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Kevin S, thank you very much for this great review! We are so glad to hear you enjoyed the activity and that you ate well. We hope to be able to welcome you again some day. All the best,

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We can strongly recommend this tour in Malaga. But don't take the tour the last night, but the first evening - then you can really enjoy the wonderful places that we visited on the tour. Javi put us on to shopping of ham and cheese,...More

Thank Eirik G
spainfoodsherpas, Gerente at Spain Food Sherpas, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Eirik G, thank you very much for this great review! We are very happy to read you had a good time on the tour and with our guide Javi. We would also recommend to do the tour at the beginning of your stay, so...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My bf Luke and I signed up for this cooking class. I LOVE paella and have always wanted to learn to make it myself. We met Javi at the scheduled spot and made our way to the Malaga market to pick up fresh ingredients. Along...More

Thank Ashlita D
spainfoodsherpas, Gerente at Spain Food Sherpas, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Ashlita D, thank you so much for this wonderful review and feedback! We are glad to read you enjoyed the cooking workshop and if it compares to your family's cooking, we are even more happy :) Soul food is just the best! Hopefully with...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This tour is brilliant and a must when visiting Malaga ( have done it twice) . The guides are very professional and competent . You get to taste the real Malaga like a true boquerón 😉really enjoyable too for us that are lucky enough to...More

Thank isabella15_11
spainfoodsherpas, Gerente at Spain Food Sherpas, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hola isabella15_11, thank you so very much for this great review! We are very happy to hear you enjoyed our Tapas Tour, especially, if you are half a "boquerón" yourself and know your products and dishes :) ¡Muchas gracias y hasta la próxima! All the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our very knowledgeable and extremely friendly hostess, Simone, coached us through a memorable experience with this tour. Thanks a bunch, Simone!

Thank Bigmamabust
spainfoodsherpas, Gerente at Spain Food Sherpas, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hola Bigmamabust, thanks a lot for the review! So glad you had a good time! All the best. Muchos saludos.

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