A Taste of Melbourne

A Taste of Sydney Road - Gift Voucher 2 guests

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Voucher for two guests

Sweet or savoury? Local or exotic? Whatever your preference, This Sydney Road food walking tour has it all!  

Your taste buds will go on a multicultural journey through the Middle East, South America, Italy, France, Solomon Islands and Trinidad & Tobago.

Over 3 hours you’ll meet the locals who, via their food, will share their stories, passion and culture with you.

We’ll share some great local tips and history of the area, learning how Sydney Road came to be and how it’s transforming at an amazing pace.

Visits and tastings include Balha’s Pastry, a Middle-Eastern pastry shop that locals flock to. Think pistachios, syrup-drenched thin-layered pastries, clotted cream & much more.

Learn about the Maté drink & how it fits into South American culture. Taste artisanal local & European cheeses in a little laneway that tells part of this neighborhood’s immigration history.

Visit the famous Mediterranean supermarket to taste ragù-filled arancino and get an insider’s knowledge on specialty Italian food items and unique ingredients.

Stop by at Choukette French bakery to enjoy a savoury delight and practice your French conversation skills.  Visit Ratio Cocoa Roasters to see the process of cocoa beans becoming chocolate bars.

You’ll feel like a true local by the end of your Sydney Road Food Walking Tour and will surely want to return for more!

Note - This private tour is available on a daily basis and can be booked at a time to suit guests. Includes an expert local food guide and all tastings as listed.

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What you will learn
  • Discover the latest and greatest of Sydney Road restaurants, food stores and culinary icons
  • Visit iconic food stores and restaurants
What you will get
  • Explore lanes, alleys and grant boulevards to find the latest foodie hot spots

What to bring
  • Cameras to document your experience
What to wear

Comfortable shoes and dress according to the weather on the day

Appropriate for

Perfect for local food-lovers, tourists to Melbourne, corporate entertaining, conference groups, staff and team events.


Melbourne Food Experiences

Vendor since 2012

Melbourne is renowned as the food capital of Australia. There are literally thousands of restaurants and bars to choose from. The challenge is knowing which ones are the very best.

Melbourne Food Experiences was founded by chef and author Allan Campion to solve this problem. He draws on decades of experience and long-standing relationships with the award-winning chefs, restaurants, cocktail bars and artisan producers who have created this amazing food-lovers city.

Interactive food tours and restaurant dining experiences are perfect for food-lovers, tourists to Melbourne, private celebrations, entertaining clients, conference groups, staff and team events.

Explore Melbourne with a local expert on a private food tour visiting the top eateries, hidden bars, artisan stores and fresh produce markets.

Experience outstanding corporate entertaining on a hosted dining experience at a stunning private dining room with a VIP service, a tailored menu, matched drinks and MC’s drawn from from among Melbourne’s most celebrated and experienced food writers, sommeliers and industry experts.

Skip the queues and taste the best of Melbourne with signature dishes and matched wines at award-winning restaurants. Enjoy the very best hospitality at outstanding bars with outstanding cocktails and matched food.

There is always something new to discover with Melbourne Food Experiences.

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Cancellation & Refund Policy

Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at Melbourne Food Experiences or organised by Melbourne Food Experiences must agree to these terms and conditions.


Melbourne Food Experiences requires 48 hours notice in writing for a full refund or transfer. 


In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund or credit.

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Terms & Conditions

Melbourne Food Experiences requires 48 hours notice via email prior to the start of a class or event for a full refund or transfer.  Refunds and transfers will not be processed if cancellation occurs within 48 hours of the event commencing. 

We do not offer refunds for missed events. There are no fees for refunds or transfers. 

For cancellations prior to the 48 hour cut off, email Melbourne Food Experiences to organise a refund or transfer.

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