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Highly recommend!!!

What a cracking afternoon! We were in Brighton as part of a hen do over the May bank holiday and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Louise G
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Delicious Food and So Much More

Wow, what a great tour my husband and I enjoyed, the tour was so much more than food! Paul our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
merrymaxted
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Our V.I.B (Very Independent Brighton) Walking Food Tour is a celebration of independent retailers. Meet food producers, hear about food history & politics, get free tasters & exclusive discounts. Packed with the eclectic sights and tastes from the unique makers to the unsung heroes of Brighton’s indy food & drink scene, the V.I.B Tour is a smorgasbord Brighton experience that you won't forget. Approx. 2.5-3 hours long, you’ll get a bit of everything: visit off-the-beaten-track street food stalls, meet food revolutionaries, re-live quintessential seaside Brighton… and a whole lot more. Dates: Fridays & Saturdays Times: 11.00am – 1.30pm/2.00pm approx Start: Central Brighton – exact location tbc on booking. End: Central Brighton – near the seafront, exact location dependent on weather. Price: £40 – inc. all food & drink tastings + exclusive discounts. Advance booking essential. Check our website for full details.
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Brighton BN1 1UF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a cracking afternoon! We were in Brighton as part of a hen do over the May bank holiday and looking to do something a little different. This is certainly it! Angela was really friendly and helpful and even arranged a bespoke food and drink...More

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Catriona L, Owner at Brighton Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

So pleased you enjoyed it and that Ashley and Angela looked after you so well. Thanks for taking the time to review us. It’s great to have such lovely feedback. 👍👍

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow, what a great tour my husband and I enjoyed, the tour was so much more than food! Paul our guide was courteous, witty, fun and a wealth of information. His knowledge of Brighton, its history its quirkiness and it vibrancy was an added extra...More

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Catriona L, Owner at Brighton Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review. Paul, Angela and I are all very touched by such great feedback. Do come on our Drinks and wine Tours too! Cat

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent time , thank you Ashley . We discovered many places we didn’t know existed , and found out much more about others. Highly recommended.

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Cat L, Owner at Brighton Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So pleased you enjoyed it James. Thanks for coming and thank you for the lovely review. Cat & Angela

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Huge food fanatic here who went with their partner. Highlight of my Brighton trip so far. The passion of all the vendors was so infectious, especially the lovely guy in English's seafood restaurant. Our tour guide was v friendly and hugely knowledgeable. The variety of...More

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Catriona L, Owner at Brighton Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hooray! So pleased you enjoyed it and thanks for taking the time to review us too. Cat and Angela

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Didn’t know quite what to expect but we had a great time trying out new foods and popular food with a local independent take. Ashley was a great guide who kept us well informed and whilst we had a timetable we never were made to...More

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Catriona L, Owner at Brighton Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the lovely review. We are so pleased you enjoyed it. Best wishes Cat & Angela

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I had the most enjoyable food tour with Paul. Being a visitor to Brighton, it was a great way to learn more about this vibrant place as well as discover the jewels of amazing food created by passionate people. My cousin and...More

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Catriona L, Owner at Brighton Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow! King of food tours! That’s a great compliment and thank you so much for take by the time to review us. We really appreciate it. Please do come back and do our Drinks and wine tour as well. There are more treats in store!...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a birthday surprise for me. What a treat! Sampling the best of Brighton's independent foodies interspersed with fascinating bits of local history. My highlight was Rainbow Organic Chocolates: the hot chocolate was divine. Oh and Happy Maki's vegan sushi burritos were a happy...More

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Catriona L, Owner at Brighton Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Yay! Happy birthday Sashka! Again we are over joyed when we can introduce long term residents to a few new places. Let your Happy Maki addiction commence! Ours is frankly out of control! Cat & Angela

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Guide Paul was warm and welcoming from the start and fun to chat with as we moved from one lovely venue to the next. I soon started "guess the next eatery" with him as I realised it was mostly a tour of my favourite places....More

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Catriona L, Owner at Brighton Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the 5 star review Ramber_man! They mean so much and we are so pleased you had a great time 👍

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Reviewed 5 May 2018

Me and my friends, 13 in all, went on this tour together. The guides were very nice and the trip was well organized. We went to many and varied places and tasted all kinds of food. I would have liked to receive more information about...More

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Cat L, Owner at Brighton Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2018

Thanks for the great review. We really enjoyed taking your group around the city. I'm sorry if we gave you too much food! I hope you managed to visit some of the places we recommended too.

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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Really enjoyed the tour which was brought to life particularly by Paul's historical knowledge of the area - both general and specific to food.

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Cat L, Owner at Brighton Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Glad you enjoyed it. We like to educate and inform! Thank you for the review as well.

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