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Eat Portugal Food Tours

Lisbon, Portugal
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Highlight of the holiday

A wonderful in-depth journey through the history of Portugal through the prism of its food. I had... read more

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Keir S
Fabulous Tour!!

This was our second tour with Culinary Backstreets and it was fantastic! (Our first was in Porto... read more

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Leah M
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Guided eating, drinking and walking tours in beautiful Lisbon. If you want to get to know Lisbon and discover the tastes of Portugal, you've come to the right place.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Lisbon, Portugal
Parque das Nações
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Reviewed today

A wonderful in-depth journey through the history of Portugal through the prism of its food. I had no idea how portugal's famed sweet treats stemmed from an edict to close monasteries, nor how Indian Cuisine was influenced by trade with Portugal. This five and a...More

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Reviewed today via mobile

This was our second tour with Culinary Backstreets and it was fantastic! (Our first was in Porto.) We were a group of six (three couples) and our guide Kikka was outstanding. The tour was thoughtfully laid out with various and interesting landmarks, neighbourhoods and gardens....More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a wonderful way to spend our first day in Lisbon. Our guide, Martim, was not only extremely knowledgeable about the different foods we were tasting (from the fruits and vegetables to the cheeses to the fish), but his relationship with the vendors in...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were four friends, and this was the perfect introduction to Lisbon. Celia was informative, fun, and the food and drink was amazing. The tour took us to a local area of Lisbon that we wouldn't have checked out otherwise. We loved every moment. Highly,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Do yourself a favor and book a tour right this moment! We spent a highly informative day with our guide, Francesca aka Kika. She is a deeply knowledgeable and caring guide. We had a fabulous time exploring the culinary essentials of Portugal. You will have...More

1  Thank DocRichardson
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Reviewed 1 week ago

These tours are the best of all worlds. You walk, you talk and you eat and drink. Our guide was great (Kiki) and there was just four of us on our tour. Went to lots of interesting places and consumed wonderful food. Highly recommend.More

Thank 818mimi
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CulinaryBackstreets, Owner at Eat Portugal Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are glad to hear you enjoyed the walk! Please reach out to us directly if you think we can do anything better as your feedback is very important to us and we take it very seriously. We look forward to hearing from you, and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I took the Lisbon Awakens: Culinary Crossroads tour on our first full day in Portugal and it was the perfect way to begin our three week trip throughout the country. Celia was a knowledgeable and outstanding guide and began the tour with...More

Thank Nancy R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I did two different tours with Culinary Backstreets in Lisbon and they were both outstanding. Last october, I joined Songs of the Fish with CELIA and a few weeks ago, I signed up on the "Lisbon awaken" tour with JOAO. Both guides were extremely knowledgeable...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We met Joao in Estrela and spent over 6 hours walking the area tasting different type of food and wine. The variety was impressive and all was linked to Lisbon’s trading history. We had “working class” food in the markets and little bars (which you...More

Thank Jennifer N
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best tours i know of. Celia is doing a fine job to show you places of interest unknown to the average tourist. She is a very nice person as well!

Thank H S
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Nearby
Parque das Nacoes
This neighborhood was built up at the end of the 1990s
mostly because of the Expo '98. The pavilions and
structures that once were the home of all the Expo's
attractions and exhibits are still culturally and
artistically significant. In Parque das Nações you'll
explore conference and concert pavilions, a shopping
center, trendy restaurants and an enjoyable cable car
ride you can't miss out on. On top of this, the
...More
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Madison N
21 May 2018|
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Response from Celia P | Property representative |
Thanks everyone for the helpful answers. Madison: we do culinary tours in Lisbon and Porto and we will be happy to help you, please email us!
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John O
22 April 2018|
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Response from Celia P | Property representative |
Yes, please check Culinary Backstreets website, TA doesn’t allow html or urls in the answers section. Thanks!
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Yan Yan L
29 October 2017|
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Response from Celia P | Property representative |
Hi Yan, sorry for the late reply but we didn't get any notification. Thanks everyone for your helpful replies. I'm afraid our morning tours start at 10am or 10.30 so it wouldn't be possible anyway.Thanks!
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