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The Bristol Food Tour

Bristol BS6 5EU, England
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Great food tour on bikes from Harbourside to Easton and back to Harbourside

We enjoyed our cycling food tour around Bristol, starting at No 1 Harbourside market and ending up... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
carol_brizzle
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bristol
Stokes Croft to St Nicholas Market

A nice introduction for tourists to explore what this area has to offer. Plenty of food from a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
cdbridge01
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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The Bristol Food Tour is a unique walking tour providing you with the opportunity to experience what Bristol's best independent food vendors have to offer. We run regular tours on a Saturday afternoon suitable for meat eaters & vegetarians and also offer vegan events and bespoke tours too. Our tours include at least 8 stop offs for a generous sample of some top notch food. All food is included in the ticket price. We also tell you information about the local area and the stories behind the independent businesses that we visit. Perfect for tourists who are new to the city or for locals wanting to snoop out some new favourite hotspots!
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“food scene” (11 reviews)
“vegan food” (4 reviews)
“food stops” (3 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Bristol BS6 5EU, England
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"food scene"
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"vegan food"
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"food stops"
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"old favourites"
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"wonderful afternoon"
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"independent eateries"
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"absolutely loved the food"
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"massive foodie"
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"stokes croft"
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"gloucester road"
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"highly recommend this to anyone"
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"wealth of knowledge"
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"food on offer"
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"spend an afternoon"
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"great guide"
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"explore bristol"
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"birthday treat"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our cycling food tour around Bristol, starting at No 1 Harbourside market and ending up at Cargo, whizzing over to East Bristol in between. Every tour is different, so another day might include another selection, but our stops included Harts Bakery, Bristol Sweet...More

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thebristolfoodtour, Manager at The Bristol Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to give this review Carol, we really appreciate it! We'll also pass this on to Sophie, hopefully see you again soon!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A nice introduction for tourists to explore what this area has to offer. Plenty of food from a variety of venues. Limited detail as don’t want to spoil any surprises but a good way to spend an afternoon.

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thebristolfoodtour, Manager at The Bristol Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It all ran very smoothly and I liked the way it was scheduled, you never knew what was coming next! Rae was very friendly and knowledgable, she put the whole group at ease so it became a friendly bunch. I'd definitely recommend this tour to...More

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thebristolfoodtour, Manager at The Bristol Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Great review, thanks Evelyn! We'll pass this on to Rae too :)

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve never been on a food tour before so wasn’t really sure what to expect. It turned out to be a great afternoon spent with my daughters. Our brilliant guide Rae took us to various eateries in Bristol- we sampled 8 different foods/places - all...More

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thebristolfoodtour, Manager at The Bristol Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Sonia, we'll pass this on to Rae - thanks so much for the feedback and we're very pleased that you enjoyed the afternoon :)

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Reviewed 6 May 2018

We are moving to Bristol next year - and we love food - so we booked on to the South of the River tour. It's a brilliant way to discover where the vibrant and passionate people are, and to find unusual local must-sees. We thoroughly...More

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thebristolfoodtour, Manager at The Bristol Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We're so pleased you enjoyed yourselves - and what a perfect way to describe Anika :) Hope to see you again soon, good luck with the move!

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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Went as a group of four, never done a food tour before. Anika our guide was lovely. We got to sample a great variety of different foods all from small independent local businesses. There was plenty to eat and a huge amount of variety. Really...More

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thebristolfoodtour, Manager at The Bristol Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2018

Thank you Lucy, we're so pleased that you enjoyed the experience - hopefully we'll see you again soon!

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Reviewed 23 April 2018

What a fantastic day out! A great way to experience some of the hidden culinary delights of Bristol. Our group was great fun, our tour guide Emily was great, and the food was delicious. A brilliant way to explore Bristol and find some hidden gems...More

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thebristolfoodtour, Manager at The Bristol Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

Thank you so much - we're delighted that you found the tour fun and informative (and most importantly - tasty!). Have a great week! :)

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Reviewed 22 April 2018

Super day. Given as a gift for Mothers Day by my daughter Chloe! A truly memorable day out, it was fantastic. Loved cycling from venue to venue. A superb selection of food! Each time our guide gave us a small clip of history as to...More

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thebristolfoodtour, Manager at The Bristol Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Susan, it's always good to hear that people have enjoyed the tour, hopefully we'll see you on another one soon!

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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

I treated my mum, her husband & my boyfriend - it was so much fun! Being overweight & unfit I was worried about cycling - not to mention I’m 37 & haven’t cycled since I was 15 - but it was easy peasy. The cycling...More

Thank Chloe F
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thebristolfoodtour, Manager at The Bristol Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Thank you Chloe - we're so pleased that you enjoyed the day! We know that the prospect of a cycling tour can be daunting, so it's always good to hear that people found it manageable and fun :)

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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

We loved our food tour! We got to knows new part of Bristol, and went to some places we probably would never have gone to otherwise. Every place served delicious food, and the variety of different cuisines was brilliant! We also loved all of the...More

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thebristolfoodtour, Manager at The Bristol Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

Hi Laura, we're so pleased that you enjoyed the tour, thank you very much for the feedback, and hopefully we'll see you again soon :)

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