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Budapest Food Walking Tour

Highlights
  • Get the full scoop of Budapest’s food scene on a half-day tour
  • Visit the Great Market Hall, omitted from some similar tours
  • Several sit-down tastings at restaurants in Pest and Jewish Quarter
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Budapest Food Walking Tour
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Budapest Food Walking Tour
US$86.90
Overview
Discovering a city’s food is easier with a guide—you’ll cover the classics, discover the locals’ favorite shopping stops, and learn the full story behind dishes. This half-day Budapest experience delivers with sit-down restaurant visits, a bowl of Hungarian goulash (stew), and tour of the Great Market Hall, inclusions not featured in some similar tours. Plus, you see key landmarks in between, including St. Stephen’s Cathedral and the Jewish Quarter.
What to Expect
Meet your guide at the Great Market Hall, Budapest’s main food market, and set off to discover the food on sale.

Peruse the cheese, sausage, fresh fruit, and vegetable stalls as you hear about the city’s food scene and locals’ passion for roast and stewed meats. Discover, too, how vegetables such as eggplant and peppers are featured in many recipes, and about other staples such as cheese-filled pancakes.

Next, visit a café to enjoy some freshwater fish before sampling some chocolate made in Pest. Then, cleanse your palate with a classic Hungarian spritzer while learning about popular drinks in the city.

Continue to the Jewish Quarter, passing the Great Synagogue and viewing the wares at kosher bakeries. Taste some traditional Jewish goodies and cross UNESCO-listed Andrássy Avenue to visit a restaurant near St. Stephen’s Basilica. Here, savor Hungary's signature goulash (stew) and dumplings before your tour finishes nearby.
Reviews (199)
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
Terrific!

I just got back from a tour with Monika (and 7 other participants). I tried tons of foods I wouldn’t have otherwise tried and visited great places off the beaten path - all while learning a lot from Monika, who was super kind, knowledgeable and...More

Thank Jennifer A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Great tour very interesting

This tour was very interesting not only was we told about the food and culture of Budapest but also told a lot about different parts of the city and learnt a lot about the culture this is a tour I would recommend to all A’s...More

Thank mattj6918
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Food tour Budapest

Fanni is a very personable guide who goes out of her way to make our time together enjoyable and informative. Fanni followed up with everyone by email with regard to all of our questions - request for further information. If we are ever looking for...More

Thank Louisa C
Reviewed 1 week ago
Food Tour in Budapest

We were so fortunate to have Judit as our guide! She gladly answered all our questions and went beyond our expectations. Being a little older we might not have visited a ruin bar. This was included and as a result we visited a couple of...More

Thank pat n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Amazing food tour with Monika

One of the best food tours I have been on, and I have been on several in several different cities. The 3rd person that was supposed to be on our tour cancelled so it was just my husband and I and our amazing tour guide...More

Thank RosetteG
Bpurbanadventures, Tulajdonos at Budapest Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What a nice and detailed feedback, thank you very much:) It is so nice to read this. Monika is indeed a great guide and a very warm and nice person who manages to find a connection with the guests all the time. Hope to have...More

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Christopher T
17 September 2018|
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Response from denism532018 | Reviewed this property |
I can’t recall much cheese. I am sure they will find an alternative if you let them know in advance. They were very helpful.
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MacMorris
10 September 2018|
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Response from PortMollerLee | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I did not get back with you in time - I hope you were able to connect with them. I have been booking online and getting a discount through Google Trips and it has worked great. Took walking history/food tours in... More
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ashleyjohn8640
13 May 2018|
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Response from 02JULIE | Reviewed this property |
Hello Ashley, the tour lasts approximately four hous
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