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Eat Rio Food Tours

Rua da Gloria 374 | Gloria, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20241-180, Brazil
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Amazing tour, great guide, great food

We joined EatRio for a food tour – and what an amazing day we had! Our guide Marie-Lou was a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Paulhants
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Fareham, United Kingdom
An amazing tour for the eyes and for the taste!

Great tour in the streets of Rio and fun way to discover local foods and drinks. Take this tour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
cmzuppin
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Lausanne, Switzerland
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Escape the tourist traps and get to know the real Rio through its food. Explore street markets, taste amazing fruits, street food and dishes from all over Brazil as we help you discover Rio’s hidden treasures.
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“brazilian food” (45 reviews)
“food market” (10 reviews)
“tom's tour” (9 reviews)
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Rua da Gloria 374 | Gloria, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20241-180, Brazil
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"brazilian food"
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"fantastic food tour"
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"detailed email"
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"tapioca pancakes"
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"great introduction"
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"would highly recommend this tour"
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"different parts"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We joined EatRio for a food tour – and what an amazing day we had! Our guide Marie-Lou was a great host for the day – friendly, helpful, knowledgeable, and with a real passion for Rio and its food. Our day started at a street...More

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Tom L, Owner at Eat Rio Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Paulhants! Thanks for your amazing review - I'm really happy to hear you enjoyed the tour with Marie-Lou and that it ranked up there with the others you've done. We're always trying to maximise the number of things our guests get to eat and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great tour in the streets of Rio and fun way to discover local foods and drinks. Take this tour early during your stay as they'll give you plenty of tips for the rest of it. We received amazing help by email before an after the...More

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Tom L, Owner at Eat Rio Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks cmzuppin! I'm happy to hear the emails helped you :) As well as running these food tours, I also write for Lonely Planet travel guides so I have lots of tips and recommendations for people coming to Brazil. We love to add in lots...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the highlights of my recent trip in Brazil has been the culinary tour in the neighborhoods of Lapa, Flamengo and Laranjeiros in Rio with Tom! The Tour engages all your senses and allowed us to discover all the delicious dishes and drinks of...More

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Tom L, Owner at Eat Rio Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi alessandraarecchi! Thanks so much for your lovely review - I'm really happy to hear you enjoyed my tour. Rio is a beautiful and fascinating city if you know where to go. Eating, drinking and exploring is the perfect way to get to know the...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Had a great time walking around the Streets of Rio and trying a wide variety of foods (Street food, Fruit, Local Dishes and Drinks). Tom made the tour relaxed and informal, but still very informative! Would defiantly recommend to anyone with an interest in the...More

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Tom L, Owner at Eat Rio Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Awesome photos Nick! I'm really happy to hear you enjoyed the tour - it was great to meet you! Thanks, Tom

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Reviewed 2 May 2018

We took this tour towards the end of our week in Brazil, and after having been on many different tours. This was our favorite tour in Rio. V, our guide, spoke excellent English and was great about explaining everything to us. We all loved the...More

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Tom L, Owner at Eat Rio Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Hey Catriona! Thanks so much for your review - those street markets are amazing aren't they? Even after all these years I can't get enough of the delicious fruits and street food dishes! And it's a great way to rub shoulders with real, everyday Brazilians...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2018

Excellent tour showing different types of food. Just the right amount of everything. Our guide, Vinicius, was excellent and made sure he gave everyone equal attention. Fruit to savoury to an anaesthetic shot, very unusual and not the sort of things you would normally find....More

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Tom L, Owner at Eat Rio Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Hi TonyW2U - thanks very much for your review! We definitely like to include a few surprises and weird things (along with totally delicious delicacies from across the different regions of Brazil). So glad you had fun! Thanks again for the review, Tom

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Our group of 4 had an amazing time with Tom at both the food tour and evening bar tour! It is evident that Tom puts his heart & soul into these tours, and he is genuinely interested in making it the best experience for his...More

Thank John M
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Tom L, Owner at Eat Rio Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Hey John M! Brilliant to hear from you! You were the first ever guests to take both our daytime food tour and our new evening bar tour. Since then there have been many more, but you got there first ;) My guides and I really...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

We did the general tour, which is brilliantly planned and lasts about 6 hours. It starts at a market and subsequently included fruit tasting, drinks tasting (including caipirinhas) and a wide range of food, some of which is extremely unusual, and almost all of which...More

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Tom L, Owner at Eat Rio Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Hi chervilandrubies! What a detailed and positive review - thanks for taking the time to write this. Vinicius and I were really happy to read how much you enjoyed the tour. Our focus is always on the food, but over the years we've realised that...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our day with Eat Rio, we had amazing fruits, juices, bar food and a beer, Brazilian mixed drink, proper lunch with lots of Brazilian dishes, and more! The guide also gave us great restaurant recommendations for the rest of our trip! Would...More

Thank Kristin A
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Tom L, Owner at Eat Rio Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Thanks Kristin! We always make sure that our guests are set-up with restaurant and activity recommendations, Brazilian recipes and a good understanding of how to safely and easily get around Rio :) Thanks again for booking our tour! Tom

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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Loved the food tour! Marie-Lou took us to some great restaurants we wouldn’t have thought to go in, and we tried loads of delicious Brazilian dishes and Amazonian fruits (not to mention the caipirinhas!). There’s no need to get your own breakfast or dinner on...More

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Tom L, Owner at Eat Rio Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Hi willmales - great to hear you had fun with Marie-Lou! As someone who LOVES food, I'm not sure I'd ever advise anyone to skip breakfast!! ;) We usually start our tours with lighter items (fruits and street food dishes) at a street market, so...More

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Julie H
17 May 2017|
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Response from Tom L | Property representative |
Hi Julie H! You can find all the details of start times per day of the week on our website (you can see the link under the map here on the TripAdvisor page or Google us). From Copacabana it is a very easy journey - a quick... More
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Pamela P
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Response from Maja P | Reviewed this property |
google Eat Rio Food Tours... their website with contact details will come up.. GREAT tour, loved it
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Ernest B
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Response from Tom L | Property representative |
Hi Ernest! Thanks very much for your interest in the tour (and thanks also to our past guests who added such positive replies!). As the others said, currently our tours are single day tours. The exact duration of the tour... More
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