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Taste Tours is a social enterprise and charity which offers cultural food tours in the diverse suburbs and town centres of Sydney. All tours are led by local guides, who share their secrets on the best places to eat and shop for authentic dishes and...more
Sydney, New South Wales 2142, Australia
+61 417 206 323
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Taste Tours take you by the hand to share some of those ingredients, which... well, you (okay, me !) just might not be too sure about. Uhhhmmmm jellyfish ? In a salad with prawn and pork its yum ! traditonal viet pho.... yes please !...More

5  Thank Diane S
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 17 June 2017

For the money 3 of us spent on this tour, woeful best describes it. Whilst the food was not terrible, it was just passable. The host was pleasant and mildly interesting. There was five of us in the tour, I would be very surprised if...More

3  Thank John M
Lesleyau, General Manager at Taste Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2017

Hi John I am so sorry you were disappointed with the Chinatown tour, and the food and stories were not to your liking. Re the two food court stalls - The two restaurants owned by the Korean stall holders are quite a walk away and...More

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Reviewed today

This was an amazing tour. The guide Kunal really knew his history and current tidbits and entertained us.. We really learn t a lot from this tour from the modern developments at Barangaroo to its origins. this was followed by Millers Point and finished at...More

Thank vinpav
Reviewed yesterday

I did the Cabramatta Taste Tour yesterday with my Mum and we thoroughly enjoyed our day. Guide Patrick Young is an enthusiastic local who generously shared his local knowledge, cultural heritage and various funny anecdotes with us all. The food samplings were delicious and appropriately...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Had a wonderful experience with Sophie as our guide, we hit a bunch of different shops in Chinatown, discovered a few hidden gems that our local friends hadn't heard of, and had a great time all around. Sophie is a charming, informative guide, and you'll...More

Thank C L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent tour as a Sydney local it was great to get to know the new Barangaroo area and also the history of the rocks. Our guide Kunal was great with information and stories, food was top class, and I would recommend it for any international...More

Thank Kevin C
Lesleyau, Manager at Taste Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Kevin, we love showing off our beautiful city the our abundance of farm fresh multi-cultural food available. Thanks for your review and for joining us for a small taste of Sydney

Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth the time and money! It was lovely to go up river from Sidney to Parramatta, and experience the different cuisines there. I had a great day with Ivy - she was not only very knowledgeable about the area and the food, but was...More

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Lesleyau, Manager at Taste Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review. We love showing off our city, and we are so glad that you have enjoyed the trip to Parramatta the original food bowl of our nation! Enjoy the rest of your travels

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This tour was amazing. The guide was brilliant and extremely knowledgeable. The range of different Indian foods allowed for a range of tastes from North to South India. Highly recommend!

Thank Rosemary D
Lesleyau, Manager at Taste Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for this beautiful review. We are very blessed to have Anamika on our team, sharing her culture and knowledge.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked a scheduled tour, but I was the only confirmed booking. Although they e-mailed me to get me to switch dates, they still ran the tour even though I was the only one booked because my dates were inflexible. Obviously, I'm giving them a...More

Thank blunderinga
Lesleyau, Manager at Taste Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your lovely review. I am glad you enjoyed. Australia is a multicultural nation so our food is a world of dishes brought by each new wave of migration. Delicious isn’t it:)

Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour is perfect for visitors to Australia and Sydney, and is a great way to see some iconic sights of Sydney harbour, while also discovering the hidden history of Sydney itself. We met in the newly-developed Barangaroo district with its gleaming towers and trendy...More

1  Thank Alex S
Lesleyau, Manager at Taste Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are thrilled that you liked our new tour enough to take time to tell other people about it!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Taste Food Tours are always an excellent choice for great food, interesting facts about both the food and the area that you are visiting, and the service (both in booking and on the tour) are next to none. Taste of Sydney was my third Taste...More

Thank Megan W
Lesleyau, Manager at Taste Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your generous review, and for joining us on our new tour.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Taste’s Barangaroo and The Rocks tour is a departure from their usual deep-dive explorations of Sydney’s multicultural suburbs. It’s a walking tour of the city’s most intact historic area, The Rocks, contrasted with Barangaroo, the city centre’s most recent large urban renewal development. This is...More

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Lesleyau, Manager at Taste Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your detailed review, and sharing the joy. We appreciate your support in joining a brand new tour.

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12 March 2017|
Response from lesleyu2014 | Property representative |
Hi. There are tours on 4 days per week, and close to the dates you are asking on 11,13 and 15 April. All public dates are listed on the website. We can also offer private tours on any date on request. Please email us... More
kerry g
12 March 2015|
Response from lesleyu2014 | Property representative |
Hi Kerry. all our tours are graded by how far you need to walk, and we have a few with low walking. The one with the shortest walking is Arabic Adventure. Its a lovely tour running on 23 May, and already starting to fill... More