Ultimate Paris Food Tour

Highlights

  • Enjoy 11 food samples and 2 drinks across 8 eateries.

  • Visit the oldest covered market in Paris.

  • Explore the heart of Paris's old Jewish quarter.

  • Lunch like a Parisian at a classic bistro.

  • Visit the last few family-run businesses in the Marais.

Summary

Dine like a local in Paris’ Le Marais neighborhood, and taste a mix of traditional and modern French cuisine.  

Tour info

Duration
3 hours 30 minutes
Group Size
10
Pricing (From)
Adult: (13-99 years)
€109.00
Child: (5-12 years)
€75.00
Infant: (0-4 years)
€0.00
Commentary
English
Meeting Point

111 Rue de Turenne, 75003 , Paris, France, 75003 , FR

Dropoff location

L'Etiquette Cave à Vin, 10 Rue Jean de Bellay , Paris, France, 75004, FR

Why take this tour?

Begin your tour with one of the true classics: a flaky butter croissant made fresh from one of the city’s best-loved bakers. Here, you’ll also enjoy a taste of homemade sourdough bread and hear more about the family who runs this local favorite.   
 
Naturally, macarons should be at the top of the menu for any visit to France. Your next stop will take you to a master chocolatier for some tasty treats to kick off  the tour. As a Meilleur Ouvrier de France – a title awarded to only the best in their craft – you can be sure that his are some of the best quality chocolates in the neighborhood.  
 
It's time for a lesser known but equally delicious snack at a local food market: chickpea pancakes. Afterwards, you’ll be guided through Paris’ Jewish quarter on a short historical walk. As you explore a century old shop bursting with regional delicacies, you’ll hear more about the Jewish history of Paris. Enjoy some unique pastries in a family-run bakery, then get an insight into how the French shop for produce, all while tasting a delicious selection of cheeses and cured meats.  
 
Originally opened as a protest against fast food, at the next restaurant you'll try some delicious French onion soup and learn more about the menu, which consists of locally sourced ingredients and dishes made from scratch.  
 
Journey onwards to a pastry experience like no other! Mixing Syrian flavors with French patisserie techniques, you’ll visit a French-Syrian baker who crafts delicious pastry ‘nests’.  
 
It wouldn’t be right to finish without a glass of wine! Your last stop will take you to a spot specializing in natural wines. Here, you’ll meet the owner and hear about this fascinating world.  
 
 

What’s included?

  • Local English-speaking guide

  • Expertly guided walking tour

  • 11 food tastings and 2 half glasses of wine across 8 amazing, family-run establishments in le Marais

  • Hotel Pick-up/Drop-off

  • Gratuities

Things to know

Before you book

  • The tour is in English.

  • Our group tour utilizes multiple areas that are not wheelchair accessible. Those with wheelchairs should contact us so we can arrange your visit.

  • Please note that this tour is not suitable for vegans, nor recommended for those with a lactose intolerance.

  • This tour is adaptable for: Vegetarians, Pescatarians, Gluten free (not celiacs), Dairy free, Non-alcoholic options & Pregnant women. If you have a dietary requirement or food allergy, please note it when booking.

  • Guests with serious food allergies will need to sign an allergy waiver at the start of the tour

  • Due to the risk of gluten cross-contamination, this tour is not adaptable for those with celiac disease

Before you go

  • Meeting time is 10min before the tour star time to check in. If a guest is more than 5min late, they should go to first stop (stated in confirmation email).

  • Covid rules mean lots of outside tasting - dress appropriately!

Covid Policy

  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas

Cancellation Policy

    Cancellations received greater than 24 hours prior to tour commencement are fully refundable. Cancellations received within 24 hours of tour commencement are nonrefundable. Amendment requests are subject to availability and price changes. Late arrivals and no-shows are non-refundable. This is applicable to any tour participant that fails to arrive or arrives after tour departure.

Redemption information

    Mobile tickets will be accepted.


    Your voucher will be collected or scanned on redemption

About operator:

Walks (takewalks.com, walksofitaly.com) began over a decade ago (2008, to be exact) in Rome, Italy. We quickly became the premier walking tour company in 7 countries - Italy, Spain, France, the UK, Greece, and Portugal. Our US cities include San Francisco, NYC, Boston, Chicago, and New Orleans.

In 2021, we joined The Hornblower Group (cityexperiences.com) expanding our reach and working alongside this powerhouse travel brand.

Our tour products vary but predominantly we #takewalks, exploring the world by foot - we believe, the best way to get into the heart of a city and its incredible people. From introductory strolls to food tours, day trips, cooking classes, and below the surface, in-depth tours, we have our hand in everything a traveler could want. Oh, and we also like to give our clients exclusive access to the biggest attractions in the world...

Despite the big changes in our brand over the years, our focus has remained simple - to relentlessly create tours with the client experience at the forefront and anchored upon the dedicated, intelligent, and above all, passionate local guides who want to share their cities with you.