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.
- Megan3/10/2020 - Airbnb
Rachel and Mike had a really unique background and a true love for the city that made our tour a lot of fun. We learned a lot of history of Athens as well as Greek culture that would have been... read moreMax10/12/2019 - 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 morePaul10/09/2019 - Airbnb
Rachel (and her sun Sam, who was subbing in for Michalis) were just great. They clearly knew not only the areas and the places we went, but a number of the local purveyors whom we visited. They were friendly and... read moreKyle2/14/2020 - Airbnb
What an amazing way to see the city!!! This is not just a good experience, this is a cultural experience. I think tourists always say they want to get off the beaten path away from fellow tourists and immerse themselves... read more
- Fahad11/03/2019 - 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 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 moreSara8/22/2019 - Airbnb
Amazing tour! Get ready to experience many different markets and a lot of food! This tour was fun and engaging for my four children as well. Lots of interesting stops, more than just the regular restaurant experiences.... read moreJen9/08/2019 - Airbnb
If this is your first trip to Athens and you’re looking for a food/walking tour adventure, this is definitely a fun experience! We did the tour on a Sunday so markets were closed but we sampled lots of local eats... read more
- 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 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 moreCameron1/21/2020 - Airbnb
Our food tour around Athens with Maik was fantastic! He was very personable, knowledgeable, and easy to understand. His ability to describe the food, culture, and history of both made the experience very enjoyable. I would recommend this tour to... 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 moreJennifer9/23/2019 - Airbnb
One of the best things I did in Athens! I learned so much about the culture and history of Greece and ate amazing food the entire way - great local spots, away from tourists! Rachel was very kind and friendly... read moreAdam8/29/2019 - 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
- Abhishek9/08/2019 - Airbnb
Best experience in Athens!! This tour is exactly the kind of local experience we were looking for. Often, airbnb experiences are actually a company that has several tour guides and you never know which one you're going to get. Not... read moreNicolette11/16/2019 - Airbnb
If you are interested in eating a lot of delicious greek food while learning about the city, Greek culture, and sharing stories with others, book this tour now! We absolutely loved our time on this food tour. Rachel... read more
- Parvin12/28/2019 - Airbnb
We had a great experience and learnt the food and culture of Greece. It was a friendly flow of conversation giving insight of local foods. We could have never done this on our own. I highly recommend... read moreMickey2/24/2020 - Airbnb
This was a fantastic tour of a local neighborhood in Athens and really allowed my family and I the opportunity to see some of the fantastic food, markets, and culture that Athens has to offer. Michalis gave wonderful stories... read moreHelena8/26/2019 - Airbnb
Rachel was so friendly and personable! She customized the tour to our group based on places we had already been and on food we had already eaten so that we could be sure to try new things. She also was... read more
- Emilie1/22/2020 - Airbnb
This was hands down the best tour we’ve done! If you want to see the real Athens and avoid expensive, touristy sites then this tour is for you. It’s so much more than a food tour. We got to know... read moreMostafa1/04/2020 - Airbnb
The Food around Athens experience was really awesome. Communication was very clear and prompt, and I was easily able to find the meeting spot.
We went with Michalis, and he made it very welcoming, giving background stories and personal anecdotes... read moreRichard11/29/2019 - Airbnb
A great tour with an enthusiastic guide to a never ending series of delicious meals.
This had everything you could want from a food tour. You felt that the hosts had picked the best places to go around the center of... read more
- Natasha9/01/2019 - Airbnb
I had an amazing time on this tour, it was one of my favorite parts of my trip to Greece (my sister had recommended it to me). Rachel was my guide on a Sunday morning/afternoon tour. She is extremely... read moreAndrea1/16/2020 - 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 more
- Terri3/10/2020 - Airbnb
Oh my goodness, what an amazing experience!
I was excited to book a food tour during our visit to Athens and am so glad we found Rachel and Michaelis' tour.
In total, we were a group of 7 and the... read more
- Alex9/26/2019 - 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 moreChristina10/27/2020 - Airbnb
We loved our tour with Michalis! He was so knowledgeable and truly wanted to share his side of Athens with us. We got to try so many different things that we never would’ve known about otherwise. We did this on... read moreMichelle9/14/2019 - 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 moreWynton11/15/2019 - Airbnb
The food tour with Michalis was nothing short of amazing! It was extremely informative. There was no way I would have found all of these restaurants and ventured out to try most of the local foods. Explored the surrounding areas... read more