Taste of Chinatown (Chinatown/Haymarket) Food Tour



Description

Taste your way through Sydney's bustling Chinatown as we share personal stories of migration and settlement through the eyes of culturally diverse Australians. Savour the neighbourhood's colourful history through its delicious food and real tales of migration. This Sydney food tour is a slice of history and culture alongside deliciously diverse cuisine, telling the Aussie story of migration and settlement from the early days to the most modern. 

As you explore and learn about Australia's varied communities, you'll sample flavours from different regions of China, Malaysia and the Philippines, and even take part in a tea ceremony in a traditional tea house. You'll meet with local business owners and hear their stories of settlement as you tour. 

You'll find out where the locals love to eat, and learn about authentic recipes passed down over centuries in Asia and adapted to include Australian ingredients. There are generous portions on this tour, so come hungry!

This tour is offered as a Sydney Urban Adventure in partnership with Intrepid Urban Adventures.

Highlights

  • Sampling authentic dishes brought to Australia from Malaysia, Japan, China, and the Phillippines
  • Chatting with independent business owners who have migrated to Australia and made a new home
  • Learning about the history of migration in Sydney, from early days to today
  • Participating in a traditional Chinese tea ceremony
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Class Schedule

Every Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6pm-9pm and Saturdays at 12pm-3pm Duration: 3 Hours

What you will learn
  • Chatting with independent business owners who have migrated to Australia and made a new home
  • Learning about the history of migration in Sydney, from early days to today
  • Sampling authentic dishes brought to Australia from Malaysia, Japan, Vietnam, China, and the Phillippines
What you will get
  • 3-hour guided cultural tasting tour
  • Tasting local specialties
  • Generous local food specialty tastings at cafes, restaurants and shops
  • Food equivalent to a generous meal (or more)

What to bring
  • Your interest to learn!
  • A bottle of water
What to wear

Casual - shoes for walking

Appropriate for

NOT suitable for - gluten-free diets


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Taste Cultural Food Tours

Vendor sincce 2016

Taste Cultural Food Tours Inc. is a social enterprise aiming to build strong social connections and cross-cultural understanding by bringing the wider community together through our unique food tours.

Savour authentic fare and taste your way through a variety of Sydney suburbs, where our resident guides will introduce you to local specialties while discovering new cultures and personalities. Each mouth-watering food adventure is fully guided and an opportunity to engage with like-minded food enthusiasts. We can also offer private group mini tours for the budget and time conscious!

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