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.
- Alexander9/21/2019 - Airbnb
If you want to see what living in Athens like a local is like, then definitely meet up with Rachel and Michalis! Our group was a good size -- small enough to not be blatantly "bus people", and the tour... read moreCaitlin8/26/2019 - Airbnb
The food tour is amazing and tasty, and Rachel is a wonderful host and guide. She told us stories and explained history and culture, and really was a fantastic person to meet and spend time with. We had an amazing... read more
- Jessica1/24/2020 - 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 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 moreJunwen10/23/2019 - Airbnb
This experience is really nice and worthy. Rachel is considerate, knowledgeable, kind etc. I have experienced local Greek life including fish/meat market, spice shop, sand made coffee. I have tasted many wonderful and interesting food which I won’t have... read more
- Richard11/29/2019 - 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 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
- Charles2/07/2020 - Airbnb
My wife, daughter and I had a wonderful afternoon walking and eating our way through several neighborhoods in Athens with Rachel And Michalis. It was without a doubt the highlight of our visit to the city -- an experience we... read moreDanielle1/20/2020 - Airbnb
What a great way to see and learn about the city! Michalis was an excellent guide, taking us to places we would never have found on our own, ordering food we wouldn’t have tried on our own, and showing us... read more
- Joanna10/07/2019 - Airbnb
Amazing!! Loved our tour with Michalis! This was so much more than a food tour. He has such a great understanding of Athens and it’s food. My favorite part was the produce markets where Michalis talked with the vendors and... 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 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
- Rosalie10/04/2019 - Airbnb
Thank you Rachel for our tour of Ancient Athens. We had a wonderful time learning all about Ancient Athens architecture, history and customs and of course the foods were amazing ...we were so fantastically full of authentic Greek food... 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 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 more
- Julie11/29/2019 - Airbnb
I absolutely fell in love with Athens during this tour. After a very busy week it was wonderful to leisurely stroll through the streets of Athens. Rachel’s energy about what she was showing us was simply endearing and contagious. She... 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 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 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 moreJon9/02/2019 - 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 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 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 more
- Caitlin8/26/2019 - Airbnb
Rachel was a truly wonderful host and our tour felt like hanging out with a family friend! The food was awesome, the conversation was even better, and the guidance on local activities and things to do was great and tailored... read moreNatasha9/01/2019 - 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 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 moreSuzanne10/25/2019 - Airbnb
The morning tour with Michalis was wonderful. He spend much time with us moving at a nice pace. He showed us many local places where to purchase traditional fresh food. We tasted many delicacies and also were given recommendations of... read moreSmruthi10/04/2019 - Airbnb
My husband and I were very excited about Greek food much before we boarded our flight to Greece. We both love food and Rachel did a wonderful job introducing us to the cuisine. We thought it was especially helpful because... read moreHannah10/12/2019 - 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 more