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Meet your guide in downtown Auckland and set out to explore the historic center on foot, admiring its striking architecture and lively squares. Hear about Auckland’s growing foodie scene from your guide and get plenty of recommendations on the city’s best restaurants and must-try foods.

During the tour, make several stops at restaurants, bars, and cafés, where you’ll have chance to sample regional delicacies and tasty hors-d'oeuvres, as well as award-winning New Zealand wines. Taste the culinary melting pot of Auckland and discover dishes inspired by traditional Māori or European dishes, or using exotic herbs and spices found in Asian and Pacific Island cuisine.
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Ferry Building
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Auckland is New Zealand’s top destination for foodies and its cuisine is as varied as the city itself. On this walking tour, discover Auckland’s best restaurants, bars, and street food outlets, taste award-winning wines and regional delicacies, and sample Māori, European, Asian, and Pacific Island cuisine.
  • Sample delicious foods and award-winning wines
  • Local guide: get recommendations for where to eat and drink in the city
  • Explore downtown Auckland on a walking tour
  • Personalized tour: small group limited to 10
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
Gourmet wine and food tour

Mimi was amazing! She was very sweet and personable! She taught us all about Auckland and brought us to great places to eat!

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mimsky2016, Owner at Unique Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review!! Very much appreciated. Hope to see you again here in Auckland, safe travels for now. Very best Mimi

Reviewed 7 May 2018
From Hawaii to Auckland with Mimi

I'll keep this short...... Excellent in every way. Choice of restaurants, food and wine pairings perfect, history along our walk, suggestions on other bars and restaurants. Loved Euro, Giraffe, and Huami. Could've passed on Wine Chambers. We did this tour at the beginning of our...More

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mimsky2016, Owner at Unique Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Hello Hello! Thank you so much for your very informative and personal review of the Gourmet Food and Wine Tour in Central Auckland. I'm so pleased you enjoyed yourself - it seems as much as I did! Such a fun late afternoon and evening. I...More

Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile
Must Do Tour

I really wish we had done this tour with at least one more day dedicated to Auckland so that we could go back to all these amazing spots that MiMi took us to! Since it didn’t work out that way, I’ll simply have to visit...More

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mimsky2016, Owner at Unique Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

THANK YOU both for booking and joining my tour of downtown Auckland and what it has to offer, I had such a fun time with you both! And a great BIG thank you for taking the time to write about your experience. Yes you are...More

Reviewed 5 February 2018
Be sure Mimi is your guide

Pros— The restaurants were varied and the food at three out of the four of them was outstanding; Euro, Giraffe, and Huami. The bar at the Debrett hotel was average at best. Not well organized—served bruschetta—tasty but not inspired. Cons—Mimi was not our guide. Our...More

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mimsky2016, Owner at Unique Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2018

Hello Barry, thank you for your review. The venues that you were taken to are a cross section of places we as Aucklanders enjoy - some of which may not be your personal choice. Hotel De Brett is part of this tour because the staff...More

Reviewed 30 January 2018
A 'Must Do" quality tour

We spent an enjoyable and entertaining afternoon exploring the food and wine scene of Auckland (a bit of history too) with the energetic, engaging and enthusiastic Mimi. It was the highlight of our stay.I would advise taking this tour at the beginning of your time...More

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mimsky2016, Owner at Unique Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2018

Thank you so very much for your kind words and sharing this on Trip Advisor! I very much enjoyed showing you both Auckland and I feel honoured that this has been your best food tour so far - a great big thank you would have...More

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