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“Lovely walk, lovely eats” 4 of 5 bubbles
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Tasty Tours
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US$37.46*
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Toronto Food Tour: Kensington Market Sweet and Savory
Ranked #5 of 40 Food & Drink in Toronto
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Award-winning food and sweet tours - treat yourself to our Kensington Market Sweet & Savoury Food Tour or Toronto's Ultimate Chocolate Tour. All tours feature exclusive samples or behind the scenes encounters, tidbits of history and lots of delicious food. You can also purchase customizable e-gift certificates. Besides our regular public tours, we organize private tours of all kinds, including sweet & savoury options! Perfect for your birthday, bachelorette party, corporate outing or even marriage proposal. Our goal is to create a sweet & lasting memory for you and your loved ones.
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Food available for purchase
Toronto, Canada
1 review
“Lovely walk, lovely eats”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2014

I went on the tour with family and had a great time bringing our tour guide, Alex, into our fold! Alex was superb with the kids, very safety-conscious as we traversed the streets. We were taken into a few locations I hadn't even tried in Kensington (and I work there). Well worth the visit! Be prepared to usher together and lean in close, though--Kensington on a Saturday afternoon IS busy. Part of its charm but also part of the challenge. Still, full bellies and a lovely stroll had by all.

Visited March 2014
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Peterborough, Canada
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“fun flavourful family tour!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2014

We really enjoyed our tour of Kensington with our informed and enthusiastic guide. The walk was the perfect distance with 8 and 11 year old sons with us. We all loved trying new foods and the smells, stories and sights of Kensington are sure to bring us back again. Highly reccomend.

Visited March 2014
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Toronto, Canada
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“A Delicious Afternoon in Kensington Market”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2014

Our guide Audrey did a wonderful job touring us through the world of sweets in just a short walk around Kensington Market. We ended with Academy Award themed cupcakes which were timely and my favourite treat of the day!

Visited March 2014
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Toronto, Canada
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“Fun and informative!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2014

I have lived in Toronto my whole life and have never even known of the amazing places we were taken to on the kensington market tour! It was a lot of fun and very tasty! Our tour guide Phoebe was really informative and sweet! I would reccomend this tour to anyone who has a sweet tooth! Really fun and unique way to spend the day!

Visited February 2014
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Toronto
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“What a fun way to spend a day!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2014

We took the Tasty Tour of the Kensington Market, and the experience certainly lived up to the name. We met Allison, our delightful guide, on a snowy January morning. Enjoying the enticing smells of a Chinese bakery and surrounded by their goodies, she educated us a bit on the sources of sugar. Soon afterwards, we were off sampling a variety of sweets at locations throughout the market. There were some shops we had visited previously, but we were taken to a number new to us. We got to sample some treats that were also new to us. It was quite fun as we talked with shop owners, chatted non-stop with our guide, and enjoyed the ambiance of the lively market area. The time flew by, and soon, the tour was over. We left with a bag of sweets acquired throughout the tour. We would very much recommend this tour for people visiting Toronto and for Toronto residents who want to see the Market from a new and fresh perspective. It is not at all strenuous so it would be very manageable for seniors or for those with children, We thought the cost was very reasonable for the memorable experience we had. Highly recommended!

Visited January 2014
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