Greek Food Walking Tour in Athens

Greek Food Walking Tour in Athens

Step off the beaten track and awaken your senses on a 4-hour food walking tour in Athens, taken at a time that suits your schedule. Walk through Monastiraki Square and the central city market, Varvakios Agora, to spend a half-day. Your tour leader will explain the stories and the origins of the local food while you will taste and drinks at some of the best local foodies places.

Stop At: Monastiraki, Athens Greece

Lively Monastiraki is known for iconic landmarks including the ruins of Hadrian’s Library, the Ancient Agora and the rebuilt Stoa of Attalos, with a museum exhibiting Athenian artifacts. Monastiraki Flea Market is a jumble of shops selling artisanal soaps, handmade sandals and souvenir T-shirts. The surrounding streets are crammed with traditional tavernas and restaurants, many with Acropolis views.

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By: Aiolou, Athina, Greece

Aiolou Street is a street in downtown Athens, the Greek capital. It is named after Aeolus, the god of winds in Greek mythology

Stop At: Central Market Athens, Athens Greece

Fish, meat & produce are sold at this central market, also featuring restaurants.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Psirri, Athens Greece

Vibrant Psyrri centers on Iroon Square, whose surrounding streets have eateries offering meze and live music, including rembetika (Greek blues). Bars with DJs stay open late, as do tavernas serving traditional specialties like meatballs and Greek salad. Small artisan shops, often decorated with graffiti, sell handmade leather bags, indie fashions and offbeat homewares

Duration: 30 minutes

Pass By: Evripidou, Athina, Greece

The herb and spice street of Athens

Pass By: Athens Walks Tour Company, Athanasiou Diakou 16, Athens 105 53 Greece

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Sample Menu

• Koulouri
• Local coffee
• Mezedes plates
• Bread with tomatoe sauce
• Local pies
• Souvlaki
• Yoghurt with honey
• Local wine and tsipouro
• Loukoumades

Informacion Adicional
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Stroller accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Most travelers can participate"
"The tour is not suitable for vegans or gluten free intolerance participants"
"Please make sure you will not eat anything in advance cause the amount of food is plenty."
"You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity."
"This tour is suitable for vegetarians, you can inform about your diet preference or alergies your tour leader on spot"
"Voted as best experience of South Europe this tour is a unique experience of the culinary present and past of Athens"
"Minimum drinking age is 18 years"
"Not recommended for gluten free intolerance"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"

Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Start location: Pl. Monastirakiou 6, Athina 105 55, Greece

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Food and drink
  • Local food leader
  • 6 food stops (12 tastings)
  • Tasting of high quality local products
  • Visit to the fish and meat market
  • Groups no larger than 12 people maximum

Not Included

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off


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