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Gourmet Getaway Tours

Open Now: 07:00 - 21:00
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Gourmet Getaway Tours is a small tour company owned and operated by Jimmy Henry – a true Sydney local, chef of 20 years and tour guide of 12 years. Jimmy has taken a unique approach to his tours by combining his chef and guiding experience to create...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 416 139 567
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Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

Fantastic news guys...you've found it! You have been fortunate enough to stumble across Jimmy's food and wine tour of the Hunter Valley. Boy oh boy, are you in for a TREAT! We had such a great day - delicious food, lots of wine and the...More

2  Thank Grace G
Jimmy H, Switchboard attendant at Gourmet Getaway Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2016

Thanks Grace, Lovely to meet you. I'm really humbled by these great reviews. I think it shows how much I love stepping out from a professional kitchen and into my very own business, where I meet great people like yourself. (I'm not The Grumpy Chef...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had great time with Jimmy! Learned many new things on the tour, visited interesting places including fantastic Fish Market of Sydney. Food on the tour was felicious and attentively created by our Guide - Chef Jimmy who knows how to create friendly atmosphere and...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Jimmy is an amazing chef, and amazing guide. This was one of the highlights of our trip to Australia. Worth every penny and more.

Thank ASmith01
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was marvelous! We ate at several points along the way, amazing to see what he could cook up with his little setup. I loved the wattle seed creme brulee, and later he told me where to buy the wattle seed - at the...More

Thank Julia N
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this tour with Gourmet Getaway on the recommendation of a fellow experienced traveler. At the appointed time, a white tour bus pulled up in front of our hotel and out popped Jimmy, the proprietor, chef, tour guide and fun person to be around....More

3  Thank diver90
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really had a great time. It's a couple hours drive to wine country but Jimmy our chef and tour guide broke it up by starting with a mini tour of the Sydney fish market and picking up some supplies, then stopping halfway to the hunter...More

2  Thank jnovack
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jimmy is a good chief and host! He cook yummy food and organise the trip very well! I would recommend this tour to others!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We joined the blue mountain tour with Jason as our guide. He was very chill and cheerful. We felt very taken care of from the very beginning. First we went to a local cafe near blue mountains for a huge breakfast. The food was fresh...More

Thank LYSLv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had pretty nice time during our journey: our guide Jimmy was really kind, spoke a really clear english ( easy to understand even for non english speaking visitors), his food was delicious, fine and subtle Australian inspired and the chosen itinerary was pleasant ....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am so happy with the Blue Mountain Tour. It was a small and authentic. The guide was great, he knew so much history about the Mountains and took us to viewpoints that not too many people know. It was great! In between the different...More

Thank IrinaTheBoss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Jimmy runs an incredible wine/food tour that is a must for anyone who visits Sydney! Between pairing Jimmy’s stellar cooking with wine to his upbeat and humorous attitude, this trip is worth every cent! We loved every stop along the way and look forward to...More

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21 October 2018|
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Response from Jimmy H | Property representative |
Hi Barbie, Thanks for the inquiry. I will look into why the message wouldn’t send and have it fixed immediately. As for our exciting new Blue Mountains Tour we have two vehicles. A Mercedes Viano which very comfortably seats... More
18 June 2018|
Response from Jimmy H | Property representative |
Hi Jan, Not a silly question. I do have people bringing their children on board and I do have non alcohol drinks for them and they end up having a lovely day in the countryside. My Tours depart Monday Wednesday and... More
Sam R
22 May 2018|
Response from Jimmy H | Property representative |
Hi Sam, Sorry I just saw your inquiry now . I’m still an armature on this website/ forum. As you will now would know. Yes I do prepare to avoid cross contamination with allergens if given prior warning. This needs to be done... More