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Local Montreal Food Tours

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Address: 3669 Ave Coloniale, Montreal, Quebec H2X 2Y7, Canada
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+1 438-600-0501
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

Montreal Food Tours. Enjoy Montreal's most delicious local food on a...

Montreal Food Tours. Enjoy Montreal's most delicious local food on a Montreal Tour through the Mile End district. The Mile-end is famed for it's gastronomical diversity. It also happens to be the best place to eat montreal food specialities and discover the fine products of Quebec's terroir. Private group tours are also available. The guided Food Tours include mouth-watering food samples, enough for a large lunch, from unique specialty food stores, local restaurants and ethnic eateries while providing a detailed insiders view of Montreal's most famous communities- their rich histories, treasured architecture, dazzling entertainment offerings and restaurant recommendations. Tours run 6 days a week between May and october. The earliest departure time leaves at 11am and depending on the tour will last between 2-3 hours.

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Fabulous food tour

Brilliant range of food in this Mile End tour from vegan falafels to gnocchi straight from the pan to bagels from the oven and lots of interesting stories from enthusiastic local... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Brilliant range of food in this Mile End tour from vegan falafels to gnocchi straight from the pan to bagels from the oven and lots of interesting stories from enthusiastic local guide Caroline. Really recommend doing this tour and good to get ideas from fellow foodies about other things to do- I went to an ice hockey game!

Thank 906nellielephant
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was a 2-3 hour tour through old town Montreal, stopping at a handful of small restaurants/cafes throughout the section of the city. Darren, our guide, was very knowledgeable about the food itself (ie, preparation/where and how ingredients are harvested), the culture and history behind the food, and was very helpful with all the other questions we had about how... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had a wonderful food tour of Old Montreal with our "warm-hearted" guide Vera. Enjoyed the "tastes" of the old city with all it's history and charm! Great to learn something new about a city I adore. I can't wait to visit Montreal again when the weather warms up to enjoy all the sidewalk cafes and perhaps another food tour.

Thank lesliejansson
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Caroline was our wonderful host for the day. She was warm and bubbly and made everyone feel comfortable. For our group she had a mini ice breaker, which had people introduce themselves and share a little. She was very informative, and her love for her job as well as the history of the culture and area was electric. She's very... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My 3 friends and I decided to spend our spring break in Montreal. This tour was amazing from the beginning! There were only 3 spots in the existing tour when I was booking, so they opened another time slot for us as soon as I got in contact with them. On the way to the meeting spot from the subway,... More 

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Kennebunk, Maine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I would recommend this food tour. The food was delicious! We were so full by the end of the tour that we only had a snack for dinner. Darrin was informative not only of the food but also of the area. It was a very cold day in March and he kept us a warm as possible. The visit to... More 

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Farmington, Maine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Darren was an excellent guide! He was well informed and enthusiastic. All of the stops were fantastic--I honestly don't think I could pick a favorite. I would highly recommend this tour for anyone interested in local food.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I loved our Old Montreal food tour with Justin. He told us interesting facts, enlightened us on the history, while guiding us through the streets of Old Montreal tasting local delights!

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Lafayette, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This food tour exceeded my expectations. It was great to find some hidden gems I wasn't aware of. Vera was awesome! She really made the tour. I would highly recommend this tour for anyone. It's not a long tour but it's the perfect amount of time. Thank you Vera for a great time! David Meranda

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Darren did a fantastic job on the tour. His historical knowledge fused with comedy and sincerity made for very memorable tour. The weather was fantastic for February and we took advantage of it. Darren was a great host and seemed to truly enjoy his job. I strongly recommend this tour and Darren as the host of it if possible.

Thank Dean C

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