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Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks

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Gracia Tour

What a wonderful tour and a great way to experience the food and the environment in the Gracia... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hawkeyegal53546
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Great way to see parts of Barcelona you might not see

We had a fabulous tour w/ Christina who took us on a very personalized tour of Barcelona's bodegas... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jschull
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Our small group food tours of Barcelona are designed to showcase the best of the city's hidden culinary gems and historic back alleys. Our walks take place in the friendly and laid-back Gracia neighborhood, stronghold of the Catalan kitchen, and in...more
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Avinguda Diagonal and Passeig de Gracia, 08008 Barcelona, Spain
Eixample
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful tour and a great way to experience the food and the environment in the Gracia district in Barcelona. Danny was a wonderful tour guide with interesting and valuable information. Highly recommend this tour!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fabulous tour w/ Christina who took us on a very personalized tour of Barcelona's bodegas. We got history, culture, and a good feeling for a neighborhood that ordinary tourists might not see. Go! It was awesome.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did a 5 1/2 hour walking food tour through the Sants neighborhood with Danny. We got so much more than just a food tour. He was so knowledgeable about the politics and culture of Spain. We loved all of our stops and tastings, but...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing time touring the Sants neighborhood in Barcelona. Six hours of talking food history, culinary traditions and local politics with Danny, our tour guide, made for an incredible day. I would definitely do this again!More

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madeleine805, Manager at Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Thanks so much for your feedback and thanks for joining us again in Barcelona. We are happy to hear that it did not disappoint and hope that you will continue to join us again soon in one of our cities. You can check out your...More

Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

I’ve done a couple of Culinary Backstreets tours (Shanghai and Barcelona) and find them a great way to get a feel for a city - both historical and current local insights ... not to mention AMAZING food recommendations. Bené took us around the Gràcia neighbourhood...More

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maddyroberts, Manager at Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Thanks so much for your feedback and thanks for joining us again in Barcelona. We are happy to hear that it did not disappoint and hope that you will continue to join us again soon in one of our cities. You can check out your...More

Reviewed 27 June 2018

My friend and I spent a wonderful Saturday with Danny in May touring and tasting in Sants. Danny's knowledge of the History of Catalana and Spain was amazing and he made the day so interesting. He is originally from New York and there was no...More

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maddyroberts, Manager at Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Thanks so much for your feedback! That is exactly what we are going for. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the walk, and hope that you will join us again soon in one of our cities. You can check out your Culinary Backstreets Passport...More

Reviewed 15 June 2018

The Sants neighbourhood in Barcelona was originally a crossroads village where travellers, merchants and locals came from the south or from the west on their way to Barcelona. When the industrial revolution arrived late to Spain this area became the location of the big, new...More

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maddyroberts, Manager at Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Thanks so much for your feedback! That is exactly what we are going for - the people and place beyond the tour bok. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the walk, and hope that you will join us again soon in one of our...More

Reviewed 6 June 2018

My husband and I have used Culinary Backstreets in several cities over the years and always love the experience. We not only get to sample local cuisine (i.e. away from the tourist areas) but learn the history that ties those dishes to local culture. In...More

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maddyroberts, Manager at Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Thanks so much for your feedback and thanks for joining us again in Barcelona. We are happy to hear that it did not disappoint and hope that you will continue to join us again soon in one of our cities. You can check out your...More

Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

This day, thanks to our guide Paula, was truely a highlight of our 2 weeks in Spain. We got a lot of background information on the history, culture and derivations of many foods. We tasted many foods and wines that the region is best known...More

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maddyroberts, Manager at Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Thanks so much for your feedback! That is exactly what we are going for. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed the walk, and hope that you will join us again soon in one of our cities. You can check out your Culinary Backstreets Passport...More

Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

This was our second tour with Culinary Backstreets (our first was in Istanbul) and once again, we had a fabulous experience! We took the Made in Catalonia tour with Paula who was an exceptional guide!! It’s clear to see that she loves being a tour...More

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maddyroberts, Manager at Barcelona Culinary Backstreets Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Thanks so much for your feedback and thanks for joining us again in Barcelona. We are happy to hear that it did not disappoint and hope that you will continue to join us again soon in one of our cities. You can check out your...More

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Eixample
Passing through the glorious Plaça Catalunya, you
enter the newer city district of Eixample, literally
translated as “extension,” which immediately becomes
recognisable by its more spacious streets and elegant
atmosphere. The main artery of this sizable district,
Passeig de Gracia, is lined with high-end
international designer stores. Not to be outdone, the
glitz and glamour of this zone is perhaps best
...More
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Response from Lynn W | Reviewed this property |
Go to culinary backstreets website & choose the city you’re interested in. Many have a variety of options.
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Response from Lisa S | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely, my tour guide was male and his stories about the culture and the food appealed to both men and women.
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We were only aware of daytime, but you can ask them directly thru their website! Have fun. It was the best thing we did!
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