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Eat Walk Edinburgh

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Eat walk Edinburgh offer two Food walking tours. One explores Edinburgh's Old & New towns and the other the lower half of the Royal Mile called the Canongate. On each of these tours you will visit unusual/hidden restaurants, bars and shops. There...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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23 Ivy Terrace, Edinburgh EH11 1PJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

There was 4 in our party. Ian was our guide and was excellent. He really made the tour with his stories and humour. He was very knowledgeable and answered all our questions. The tour exceeded our expectations. It was a little higher end then we...More

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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thansk for taking the time to write a review it is greatly appreciated, I am glad you enjoyed your tour with Iain. We normally take up to 8 people on the tour but even if only 2 o 3 are booekd we still tak e...More

Reviewed 27 September 2018

My husband and I had a wonderful time on the Old & New Town Eat Walk Edinburgh tour with Alan as our guide! The food was delicious, and the details of the history and background that Alan shared was the perfect addition to the tastes....More

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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to write a review I am glad you enjoyed the tour. We also offer a morning Brunch tour that visits a number of great location in the lower half of the Royal Mile. If ever back in Edinburgh drop me...More

Reviewed 25 September 2018

My Husband, sister and I us did the afternoon Eat Walk Edinburgh Tour. It was excellent. There were 8 of us in total including the guide Julie. Julie was very informative, not only about the city, but also the food and beverages. We did it...More

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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to write a review I am glad you enjoyed the tour with Julie. The maximum we take on a tour is 8 and the tour is often enjoyed best when you first arrive in the city giving you time to...More

Reviewed 24 September 2018

I took at 4:00 tour and had a good experience. We stopped at many different small restaurants and I got to taste haggis and blood pudding without having to order some of dinner or lunch! They will accommodate vegetarians and non-drinkers on this tour -...More

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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to write a review it is greatly appreciated, I am glad you enjoyed the tour. Hopefully we can get you on one of our other food tours in Glasgow or St Andrews and make it a 5 star experience for...More

Reviewed 22 September 2018

We had an excellent tour. It was just us and another couple. Our guide, Richard, was very informative and we learned a lot. We did it our third day in Edinburgh but wish we'd scheduled it our first day as you do get an overall...More

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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Thanks for the lovely review, I have let Richard know you enjoyed your time with him. As the Old and New Town food tour covers a large area of central Edinurgh it is a good tour to do on the first day as it gives...More

Reviewed 19 September 2018

The guide was not very sociable or friendly but very knowledgeable when it came to Edinburgh so I felt like a school child being lectured. No one really felt at ease but we learnt a lot! The food was given to us with little or...More

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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

I am sorry you didn't fuly enjoy the tour. The guides always put in a good mix of food and history on the tours but on this occassion seemed to have missed the mark so I do apologise. The guides are verygood at answering questions...More

Reviewed 14 September 2018

Alan provided us with very interesting historic commentary as we walked around Edinburgh. Each section of walking ended with a visit to a restaurant for some local food. We found ourselves looking forward to the next stop with more and more anticipation; the food was...More

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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Hi Thanks for taking the time to write a review it is greatly appreciated, I am glad you enjoyed the tour. We try to have a good mix of food drink and history, and for anyone with dietary requirements with prior notice we can provide...More

Reviewed 12 September 2018

Over the course o about 3 1/2 hours we were introduced to a bit of the history of both Scotland and Edinburgh, while enjoying 5 food stops, 3 of which included a drink. The guide was outgoing and knowledgeable, the food and drink were excellent...More

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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Hi Thanks for taking the time to write a review it is greatly appreciated. Over the 3-3.5 hours we do cover 2.5 miles of the Old and New Towns but as you say this is broken up with stops every 15-20 minutes for food and...More

Reviewed 11 September 2018

We (my wife and my daughter and her husband) took the Edinburgh Old & New Town Tour. Our guide was Julie who was absolutely phenomenal. We went about it at a nice pace and learned quite a bit about the history of Edinburgh in the...More

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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Thanks for this lovely review, I will let Julie know you enjoyed your time with her. We try to provide locally sourced food and drink at all thestops on the tour plus give people other ideas for places to eat and drink after the tour...More

Reviewed 11 September 2018

The walk was well broken down into short sections with a well informed commentary. Each venue visited was very different and once again the history, the food and the drink offered was well explained. Our group of six was quite diverse in ages and nationalities...More

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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Hi Thanks for your lovely review I am glad you enjoyed the tour. Often the tours are even more successfull when the group themselves gel together and by the end of the tour are swapping stories of their experiences on this holiday and previous ones....More

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Carrie L
31 March 2018|
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Yes you can book online at our website, There is a link to our web site on our TripAdvisor page. We have tours running every day except Sunday.
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davidann5355
24 February 2018|
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Yes there has only to be a few changes made to what is tasted. There is even gluten free haggis and we have gluten free oatcakes at the cheese stop. Alan
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Louise M
14 September 2017|
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Hi The tour has five stops, for food tastings and three of the stops also have drink tatsings. Food served equates to a two course lunch with drinks. We provide soft drink alternatives to anyone not wishing to consume... More
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