Getting To Know Athens With Friends
Join us at a traditional hidden taverna with a beautiful garden and sample a full meal of excellent Greek food whilst enjoying a local wine.
We will visit the ancient area of Plaka and eat traditional, fresh food with ouzo and barrel wine at three places including a hidden taverna with pretty garden!
Discover Athens as we eat along the way and enjoy many traditional foods that you will not even have heard of before the tour along with some more familiar ones like a delicous gyros!
Sit with Athenians and hear the stories of living in this magnificent city.
Learn how Greeks live, work and socialise in Athens with people who have lived here all their lives.
Find out more about Athens and the history of the food we eat.
Meet our friends at the taverna we take you to and listen to the traditional live music we enjoy so much.
We are offering you the unique opportunity to hang out with Athenians whilst eating the food we love to eat and sample our locally made drinks.
This is an informal and very relaxed night where you will end the evening with new friends.
We will offer you :-
A full, traditional meal with several meze dishes including meat, salad or fully vegetarian dependant on your requirements
Wine at the taverna or ouzo
Fresh traditional boiled coffee
Souvlaki with gyros
What to bring
Bring your appetitite and a wish to have fun!
Child 5 – 14 40.00€
Child under 5 – Free
For group bookings 10+ paying guests 10% discount on total cost.
Please contact us to get your discount code!
Book now to experience the authentic flavours of Athens in a scintillating food tour that will immerse your taste buds in a feast to remember!
Visit the areas that Greek people go to buy their food every week and meet Athenians who know and love this amazing city of Athens.
Experience 8 separate food tastings and learn about the history of Greek food.
Included in the tour
- All food
- Ouzo and wine with the meal
- An experienced leader will accompany you throughout the evening who has in depth local knowledge.
Not included in the tour
- Pick up/drop off from hotel
- Additional drinks over and above those included as part of the food tastings.
- Axel12/27/2019 - Airbnb
Great food tour in Athens. Really loved getting to know a local Athenian who showed us how Greeks shop and dine. Would never have experienced some of the unique foods and local customs without the tour. To top it off,... read moreMelissa10/26/2019 - Airbnb
I had such a great time on my tour with Rachel! She and her husband have such interesting insight into Athens, its history, and its food culture. We tried all kinds of food, including the best gyro I've ever had.... read moreAmanda1/11/2020 - Airbnb
First of all, if you’re looking for a food tour of Athens, look no further. Seriously, I mean it.
This was 3.5 hours of pure enjoyment. From the delicious food to the streets, alleys, restaurants, and genuinely kind people we... read moreFahad11/03/2019 - Airbnb
Michalis and I met as soon as I got to the city and I am glad we did. Amazing time. I was lucky to have a solo experience and it was personal and I got to experience a really close... read more
- Brian8/21/2019 - Airbnb
I know often the groups can be larger, but we were just one couple having Rachel all to ourselves, so for us it was a particularly wonderful and very personal experience. Rachel is very knowledgeable about the whole Athens market... read moreAmee12/17/2019 - Airbnb
Had a great experience on this tour and highly recommend it to anyone interested in learning more about the culinary scene in Athens and eating delicious food! Rachel was knowledgeable, considerate, passionate and had some great recommendations in addition... read moreDustin12/30/2019 - Airbnb
We had Mike to start the tour. Weather was pretty bad but he did a great job of not only providing the tour and info, along with stories and history, but also kept in mind the state of our group.... read more
- Sarah11/27/2019 - Airbnb
This was a phenomenal tour! I would say was by far my favorite tour of my Athens trip. I wish I would have done this at the start of the tour because I learned so many things about the food... read moreJessica1/24/2020 - Airbnb
You can just quit reading reviews now and book this tour. We loved our time with Rachel and also had a chance to chat with Michalis. They have a wonderful tour planned for you and as all others... read more
- Sara9/25/2019 - Airbnb
Rachel is so lovely!! I ended up being the only person on the tour, but I had an incredible time. Rachel just really took care of me and I came away from the tour belly and heart full!! Incredible experience... read moreCharles10/01/2019 - Airbnb
PERFECT way to get to know the culture and food. It was our first visit to Greece and this was the first thing planned on the first day. I would not have done it any different. You... read more
- Adam8/29/2019 - Airbnb
I signed up for this tour on a Thursday night - the same day I arrived in Athens. I wanted to have some sort of immersive experience in the city rather than sitting in my hotel. I was... read more
- Andrea1/16/2020 - Airbnb
BEST Tour EVER!! This tour is a must if you come to Athens. Rachel and Sam are MARVELOUS! Felt like we were hanging out with dear friends. They were prompt and easy to meet up with. Excellent locations, great... read moreParham10/09/2019 - Airbnb
I would highly recommend this tour if you love food and also want to see different areas besides the common tourist traps. The stroll through the market truly made my day! The food on the tour was amazing! You get... read more
- Michelle9/14/2019 - Airbnb
My daughter and I went on the fabulous Food Around Athens tour with Rachel and Maik in September and I can't say enough about how awesome it was! They were tremendous hosts , very warm, welcoming and friendly and took... read moreJanet9/27/2019 - Airbnb
I loved the tour. I recommend to do this tour immediately upon arriving in Athens so you get the lay of the land, and where to go to eat authentic Greek food.
Michalis was amazing, he’s... read moreAlex9/26/2019 - Airbnb
We loved the tour! Unlike some other AirBnB Experiences we have done in other cities, the hosts of this experience are the same people giving the tour. They don’t outsource guides, which means you are getting a really authentic and... read more
- Max10/12/2019 - Airbnb
Rachel and Maik were absolutely wonderful guides! They are so welcoming and eager to share their passion for and knowledge of Athens. We ate delicious food at carefully selected spots - we ended up going back to each of the... read moreJessica9/14/2019 - Airbnb
If you do a walking food tour in Athens, do THIS one!! The meeting spot was very easy to find, and we felt comfortable right away with both our hosts and our tour group. We walked through some beautiful and... read moreBrad10/05/2019 - Airbnb
My wife and I had a great time on this food tour! The food was amazing, but I think what was truly special was feeling comfortable to ask questions about Greek culture and way of life. Very nice way to... read moreJessica12/30/2019 - Airbnb
Wow!! This experience was awesome! This was the very first thing we did in Athens and it was a great way to get to know the city and start our trip! Michalis and Rachel were so kind and made this... read more
- Jon9/02/2019 - Airbnb
Wonderful experience! Rachel was a delight. We got to try so many foods we never would have discovered on our own. We are so glad we did this our first day in Athens and felt well equiped for the rest... read moreTravis9/04/2019 - Airbnb
This was our favorite part of our short stay in Athens. I highly recommend this tour to anyone thinking of considering an experience like this!
Michalis and Sam were very knowledgeable about Athens, Greek culture and Greek food and it... read more
- Hannah10/12/2019 - Airbnb
A must do in Athens! We loved our time with Rachel and Maik. They are so passionate about the culture, food, and country and so eager to share with everyone. It was really clear they took time to pick out... read moreCaitlin10/02/2019 - Airbnb
Such a memorable afternoon for my stomach and heart! These guys truly know all the hidden gems and have such unique storytelling to pair with it. I am traveling solo and felt like just a group of friends hanging out.... read moreRachel10/30/2019 - Airbnb
This was a highlight of my trip to Athens. Food is such a connecting force and a form of storytelling in every culture. Rachel is a storyteller and passionate about Athens and food and she radiated that in the... read more