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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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23 Ivy Terrace, Edinburgh EH11 1PJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 26 July 2018

we were originally schedule d for the Cannongate tour, but were switched to the old town/ new town tour due to guide scheduling issues. I am so happy we did! Our guide was great, the food experiences were awesome, and it included a Whisky tasting...More

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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write a review, glad to hear you enjoyed the tour. When we only have one or two people on one of our tours we do offer them the option to move.

Reviewed 26 July 2018

A wonderful overview with history and insider tips on where to go for great food and drink. I really appreciate this type of small group walking tour. Keep it up!

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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write a review it is greatly appreciated, glad you enjoyed the tour. Yes there is a mix of history as well as food and drink on our tours. We keep groups to a maximum of 8.

Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

The best way to get to know a city is through a tour with a local and through its food. Eat walk tour gives you the best of both! Kudos to Alan

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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thanks for this lovely review I am glad you enjoyed the tour and in what we try to offer.

Reviewed 20 July 2018

I loved that I got to try all of the foods Scotland is known for that I’d never order off a menu. Surprisingly I really enjoyed everything I tried! Alan was the perfect host and his stories and information about the city were great. Everyone...More

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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thanks for the lovely review it is greatly appreciated. Food tours offer the oppotunity to taste food and drink your are inteteested in but may not feel to keen to order from a menu in case you do not like it.

Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

We had a blast with Julie on the Canongate Brunch tour. The pace of the tour felt very engaging but not rushed at all. Julie was so pleasant and very knowledgeable, she made us feel comfortable to ask questions throughout the experience. I felt quality...More

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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write a review it is greatly appreciated. I am glad you enjoyed the tour. The CanongateTour offers a mix of bars, restaurant and shops so there is more interaction with locals on this tour as you get to chat...More

Reviewed 16 July 2018

We do food tours on all our trips as they are the best way to meet a local, sample local foods and meet other travelers. The Edinburgh Old & New Town Eat Walk Tour met our expectations. They have a nice variety of stops including...More

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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Appreciate the timw you have taken to write a review, I am glad you enjoyed the tour. We try to provide a taste of Scottish food and drink on the tour and give a good overview of the City so people feel confident to explore...More

Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our tour of Old Town and New Town. It was a small group of 4, which was great. Richard was a wonderful guide who had plenty to tell us about the city between food stops. We particularly enjoyed the stop at the whiskey...More

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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thankds for taking the time to write a review I ma glad you enjoyed the tour and Richard's company as he is one of our newer guides so good to get feedback.

Reviewed 12 July 2018

Tour groups are small, our guide Allen was great. We enjoyed every stop, all 5 of them. You get a small tasting at each stop. So bring your camera and some walking shoes.More

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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write a review it is greatly appreciated. I am glad you enjoyed the tour. The tour covers about 2.5 miles with breaks every 15 minutes or so for food and drink tastings where we have table reservations with seating...More

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Incredible Experience - a “Must Do” when in Edinburgh! Our guide, Allen, not only introduced us to delicious and varied food and drinks but shared festinating information about what the buildings were used for previously (some with shadowy pasts). The walks between establishments were just...More

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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thanks for the lovely review it is greatly appreciated. Food tours are good to do as soon as you arrive in a town/city as they often give good pointers of places to visit during the rest of your stay.

Reviewed 3 July 2018

I try to do a walking food tour on every trip that we do. I feel like it is a great way to have a local show you around the city and get a little history that you may not get on your own. For...More

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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

I am sorry you didn't fully enjoy the tour. We do try to have a good mix of food and drink tastings on both our tours. Recently a couple of Canongate tour guides have reported that three venues all had cheese as part of their...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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