On this popular tour you'll visit three unique eateries to enjoy tantalising tastes paired with top local wines. It's a relaxed way to experience some of the city's best gastronomic offerings.

AUD $190pp

Melbourne Food and Wine Walking Tour
Runs: Monday to Thursday
Departs at: 5pm
Departs from: Federation Square, Melbourne CBD
Duration: 3 hours (approx.)

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Featured guest review:

‘Luisa warmly welcomed us and made the night very enjoyable. We learnt a lot about dining out in Melbourne and loved the three restaurants we visited. The selection of food and wine at each venue was absolutely amazing. Highly recommend this tour!’ Tracie2012

Tour highlights

  • Visit three inner-city dining hotspots
  • Sample a range of cuisines with accompanying wines
  • Learn about the food and wine from knowledgeable staff at each eatery
  • Enjoy a guided walk through Melbourne’s network of inner city laneways and arcades
  • Maximum group size: 8.

What's included

  • Guided small group walking tour
  • Friendly and knowledgeable local guide
  • Three food tastings at each of three restaurants (nine tastings in total)
  • Flight (three tastings) of wine at each venue
  • Tips from your guide for other eateries to try during your stay in Melbourne.

Pricing

Adults/children: AUD $190pp

This tour has one standard price for adults and children. There is no charge for children under the age of three. Families with more than one young child are asked to book a private tour.

What you can expect

For this Melbourne Food and Wine Walking Tour you’ll meet your local guide in the city centre and head off on foot to begin your progressive dining experience. Melbourne’s restaurant scene is incredibly diverse, so the venues visited change from tour to tour, but all are carefully selected to complement each other and provide a well-rounded culinary experience.

None of the eateries on this Melbourne Food and Wine Walking Tour are more than 15 minute’s walk from each other, so you’ll enjoy a relaxed and unhurried pace as you stroll between venues through the CBD’s eclectic laneways and arcades. At each of the three restaurants you’ll enjoy three savoury food tastings and three wine tastings (known as a ‘flight’). [More]

At each venue on this Melbourne Food and Wine Walking Tour you’ll also have the opportunity to engage with staff to discuss the food and wine, along with the history, design, décor and ethos of their establishment. This information will complement the general commentary provided by your guide throughout the tour.

Please note: You could potentially consume the equivalent of four glasses of wine in a three-hour period during this experience. In the interests of safety and the responsible consumption of alcohol, participants are advised not to drive after this tour.

Guest reviews

  • Tracie2012 (2/5/2018) - Via TripAdvisor

    Luisa warmly welcomed us and made the night very enjoyable. We learnt a lot about dining out in Melbourne and loved the three restaurants we visited. The selection of food and wine at each venue was absolutely amazing. Highly recommend this tour!

  • striker5562 (19/4/2018) - Via TripAdvisor

    We received this tour as a present. We were not sure what to expect but it truly informative and excellent value. The food and wine were of amazing quality. The wines were mainly sourced locally. Each venue was happy to alter any variation of service. My wife does not drink red so all were happy to change. Very interesting venues with lots of history. We would more than likely not even have tried any of venues we visited. Our guide Louisa knew her history of Melbourne and the surrounding areas. The tour overall was a great experience.

Best price guarantee: If you find this tour elsewhere at a cheaper price, we will beat it by 10%. Some conditions apply. There are no booking or credit card fees when you book this tour with The Big Bus tour and travel guide.

Once your booking has been completed, a confirmation document will be sent to your email address, including tour departure details and operator contact information for the day. Please print the confirmation or have it available on your smart phone. Please refer to the booking confirmation for your confirmed tour meeting point and departure time.

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If you have any special dietary requirements, please advise us at the time of booking.

This tour operates in all weather conditions.