22 Best Athens Food & Cooking Tours 2019 - Best Tours in Athens

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Wine Bar Hopping in Athens
Tour ∙ 3 hrs
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65 EUR

Wine Bar Hopping in Athens

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Get ready to experience the vibrant wine bar scene of Athens and sip some of the finest Greek wines! Our city boasts some of the loveliest wine bars in the world. Meet the people behind them, hear their stories and share their passion for rare Greek wines.
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65 EUR
Home-cooked meal in Athens
Tour ∙ 4 hrs
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45 EUR

Home-cooked meal in Athens

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Experience Greek hospitality as George and Valia welcome you to their Athenian home for a multi-course traditional meal cooked with love!
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45 EUR
Taste Athens Food Walk: Market Visit & Delicious Meals
Tour ∙ 3.5 hrs
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70 EUR

Taste Athens Food Walk: Market Visit & Delicious Meals

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Booked by 65 people!
Experience Greek gastronomy and street food beyond tourist traps and spots mentioned in dull guidebooks. Want to know where the locals hang out? Where you can buy real Greek yoghurt? Where to find the oldest coffee roastery in the city?
Booked by 65 people!
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70 EUR
Athens Street Food Tour
Tour ∙ 5.5 hrs
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30 EUR

Athens Street Food Tour

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Join me for a chilled-out walk on the most beautiful streets and spots in alternative Athens. Eat really good street food, enjoy cold drinks, discover the street art scene of Athens. Get pictures of you as a gift from me. We'll enjoy and learn about each other, creating good memories – One love!
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30 EUR
Athens by Night Food Tour & Wine Tasting (Private & Small Groups available)
Tour ∙ 4 hrs
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69 EUR

Athens by Night Food Tour & Wine Tasting (Private & Small Groups available)

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Experience an extraordinary culinary experience that will tease your senses! Follow our foodie-expert guide on a journey to the finest of the city’s gastronomy. Enjoy the most stunning views, hidden bars and unique places to devour the elite of real Greek cuisine under a starry Athenian Sky.
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69 EUR
Acropolis Delights: Private Tour of Athenian Food
Tour ∙ 4 hrs
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61 EUR

Acropolis Delights: Private Tour of Athenian Food

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Discover Athens through the beauty of our Ancient Acropolis and the mouth-watering delights of Athenian cuisine. In the company of our expert guide embark on a unique tour which blends mythology and gastronomy in a way that will leave you utterly enchanted with our mythic city of Athens
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61 EUR
Get a Taste of Athens Food Tour
Tour ∙ 4 hrs
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52 EUR

Get a Taste of Athens Food Tour

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Discover Athens with a local expert who shares your love for delicious dishes and tasty products. Get to know the people who shape the culinary story of the city, taste the best street food in town, and uncover secret gastronomic gems. Indulge yourself!
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52 EUR
Athens Gourmet Food Tour
Tour ∙ 4 hrs
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48 EUR

Athens Gourmet Food Tour

Discover Athens through its food culture and taste superb Greek pastries, wine, cheese and salamis. Enjoy an authentic Greek breakfast, visit traditional food stores and try mouth-watering Greek desserts.
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48 EUR
Greek Cooking class with an Acropolis view
Tour ∙ 4 hrs
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60 EUR

Greek Cooking class with an Acropolis view

Learn to cook like a local at a 3-hour, gourmet cooking class in Athens. Discover how to make and prepare some of the most famous dishes in Greece, and then enjoy the fruits of your labor as you dine overlooking the Acropolis and Athens skyline.
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60 EUR
Insiders' Athens Walking Tour
Tour ∙ 4 hrs
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49 EUR

Insiders' Athens Walking Tour

Learn about Greek herbs, spices, and herbal drinks, discover authentic Greek wines, visit some of the city’s finest tea rooms, find out exquisite greek delis, and explore local Athens landmarks, shops, traditional neighborhoods & backstreets. At the end, you will receive a complimentary FREE gift
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49 EUR
Tasting Greece: Private Culinary Workshop
Tour ∙ 2.5 hrs
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65 EUR

Tasting Greece: Private Culinary Workshop

Join us for an all-inclusive exploration of traditional spirits and food pairings from across Greece. Taste your way through a variety of spirits paired with hand-picked delicacies and learn about their origins and role in local customs.
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65 EUR
Private full day tour: Acropolis and Museum + food tasting with lunch
Tour ∙ 8 hrs
 ∙ From 
93 EUR

Private full day tour: Acropolis and Museum + food tasting with lunch

Enjoy a perfect tour at the Acropolis and the Acropolis Museum and combine it with an amazing food tasting and lunch!
From
93 EUR
Private Tour Cape Sounio, Temple of Poseidon, lunch with licensed Guide
Tour ∙ 6 hrs
 ∙ From 
111 EUR

Private Tour Cape Sounio, Temple of Poseidon, lunch with licensed Guide

This is a unique private tour at the must see Temple Of Poseidon at Cape Sounio! Enjoy the ride in your air-conditioned luxurious minivan toward the Attica Riviera. You will drive along the shore line and have wonderful views over the Saronic Gulf.
From
111 EUR
Taste the best street food in Athens
Tour ∙ 2.5 hrs
 ∙ From 
39 EUR

Taste the best street food in Athens

Taste the most legendary Greek street food at the most iconic eateries of the city. This tour is ideal for everyone who wants to enjoy the best street food in Greece and feel like an Athenian while mingling with the locals.
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39 EUR
Private Athens National Archaeological Museum and food tour with licensed guide
Tour ∙ 8 hrs
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104 EUR

Private Athens National Archaeological Museum and food tour with licensed guide

Greece is famous for the marvelous ancient sights, the sea and the gastronomy! Have a combination of one of the world’s best museums, sightseeing of the Center of Athens and a perfect food slow pace tour!
From
104 EUR

Customer feedback about Food & Cooking Tours in Athens

Rating 5.0 based on 55 reviews

Marina's Athens Food Tour is an Athens Must Do!!!
Marina's food tour of athens was a true highlight of our time in Athens. We were a group of older people and me, and she was considerate at all times about their wants and likes. We saw and tasted so much, and not just food, but about the history and people of Athens. It was a truly wonderful way to explore and get to know Athens better, filled with delicious treats and visual wonders too, and in particular the impact of migration, and the 1921 Greek refugees from Turkey, on the food and neighbourhoods of Athens. Marina has a wealth of knowledge and options for sweat and savoury treats, and personal relations with many of the shops, that ensured we didn't miss anything! She also could tailor it as we went along, based on peoples cravings. Thank you so much Marina for opening our eyes, stomachs and hearts to Athens. And thank you for all the assistance you gave my parents (who had been pick pocketed earlier in the day). We can't thank you enough for everything! If you come to Australia, we will repay your hospitality
Taste Athens Food Walk: Market Visit & Delicious Meals
Don't miss this tour with Marina!
Marina was our smartest choice in planning our visit to Athens.
The tour with her was out very first thing we did in the city right upon arrival and it was exactly what a visitor needs in a new city: a local showing her/him around while pointing out at best spots to eat (where we of course tasted different foods) and places to visit again later. all was with her fluent English and knowledge of Athens past and present day and night life.

she was kind and lovely and gave us the best welcome possible to Athens.
We highly recommend her tour !!
Taste Athens Food Walk: Market Visit & Delicious Meals
A truly local experience
I had a great time hanging out with Vagelis and his friend Nick. We walked around Exarchia, ate local foods, sat in an alley, and talked about life. Vagelis went the extra mile to cater a tour in line with my interests. The guys invited me to spend another evening out with them in Kerameikos, which too was very nice. As a cool bonus, Vagelis took several pictures of me -- great memories! But above all else, we made friends, which is a tremendous opportunity for me to understand the Greek life and Greeks better.
Athens Street Food Tour
Amazing experience!
Marina is the most knowledgeable, energetic, fun to be around professional foodie ever. I recommend her food tour to everyone. It was seriously the highlight of my week trip in Athens. She gave me so many recommendations and I will have enough food to try for four Athens trips!
On the tour, do try to try something new - greek food can be very different if you’re from North America or the UK. You never know if you’ll actually end up liking something that you thought you’d hate!
Taste Athens Food Walk: Market Visit & Delicious Meals
The best guide in town
My Husband and I had the chance to meet Marina while staying in Athens for the weekend in July this year. It was a real eye opening food tour with surprises in every corner and great food tips from our guide.
Marina has great knowledge in food and wines and shares it with a great passion. We have really good memories from our time in Athens and Marina's food tour.
If you have to do one tour in Athens, this is the one!
Taste Athens Food Walk: Market Visit & Delicious Meals
Great tour
Marina showed us a side of Greek cuisine we would not have seen had we stuck to the popular spots near the Acropolis; there is more to it than souvlaki and moussaka (both excellent dishes by the way). I highly recommend doing the tour at the beginning of your stay.
Taste Athens Food Walk: Market Visit & Delicious Meals
Great Experience
The food tour was one of the best parts of our trip! Marina was really wonderful to spend the day with and she had the best food spots in Athens for us to try. Overall a very awesome experience!
Taste Athens Food Walk: Market Visit & Delicious Meals
Great Evening with Marina
I had a great time with Marina wine bar hopping around Athens! She was very accommodating and knowledgeable. It was the perfect way to spend my first night in Athens after a long flight.
Wine Bar Hopping in Athens
Fantastic, flexible and personal tour! Don't miss it!
This tour is a dream. Marina took us to the small spots that you'd never think of eating at (or know that you could eat at).
Taste Athens Food Walk: Market Visit & Delicious Meals
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A highlight of our time in Athens!
My friends and I signed up for this tour somewhat last minute and were SO happy we did! Marina met us at a convenient location not far from where we were staying, and took us on an incredible walking journey through Athens' food culture. We sampled all kinds of Greek specialties -- things we never would have known to try (or known how to even order/ask for!) had we not gone on this tour. And we visited neighborhoods that we may not have seen otherwise. Come with an empty stomach, because you will want to eat and drink everything at every stop! Marina has a very warm personality and it was easy to spend hours walking and touring with her as she shared insights into the history and culture of Athens, and Greece generally, and the origins of some of the food we were trying. As we continued our travels through Greece after leaving Athens, we kept referring back to our tour with Marina - saying things like "that's that pastry we tried on our food tour in Athens" or "that's the fava that Marina was telling us about!" Very highly recommended - you won't regret it.
Taste Athens Food Walk: Market Visit & Delicious Meals
Taste of Athens
Tour sounds far too impersonal – our experience was much closer to meeting an old friend who took us on a private adventure in amazing Athens!

Marina first met us at a location near our hotel where she catered our journey exactly the way we wanted – this equalled getting food first as we were starving! Lol Aside from that, we totally lost track of time and the fact that we were even on a tour. Marina felt like an old friend catching up with us, explaining – in detail – the city she loves.

My only criticism would be to change the name of the tour. Marina absolutely took us on a route that introduced a number of gastronomy focused establishments, but she over delivered with deep and interesting knowledge on the history of Athens, politics, economy and a number of amazing conversational pieces that really competed our 10 day journey in Greece.

Marina became our friend and her tour completely overshadowed the overpriced Acropolis bus tour we had the day before.
5 STARS from us and we 100% recommend this tour!
Doug & Addy
Taste Athens Food Walk: Market Visit & Delicious Meals
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Exceptional
We actually have 2 tours in one day. We made the Acropolis in the morning and area Walking Street organization that night. Nikos was wonderful that morning for the trip to the Acropolis. That he knew so much story and my husband really enjoyed it and he has a great enthusiast of history. Elina was our nighttime street guide and it was so much a breath of fresh air. It was like entering a friend. We really got to hang with the locals and when we stopped eating we had a wonderful conversation and we learned a lot from both sides of the Atlantic. More than he would ever have learned with a huge organization. I felt very personal. She is so young with all her knowledge was amazing. My husband has been studying Greek history for years and was really excited to find someone who could teach him something new. Left el. a stone - activated. I would definitely recommend it to the lovers of history. Be sure to bring walking shoes together.
Acropolis Delights: Private Tour of Athenian Food
Great Intro to Athens
We loved our tour with Marina!!! Fantastic way to get to know your way around while truly enjoying the local feel, taste & smell of the city. She provided good company & a wonderful knowledge of what was offered in this area.(Lots) Marina showed us great food & history she supplied us with many places. We liked that you order & pay after she makes a few recommendations. After several good food stops you could actually map location & places by the feel , taste & smell of whole downtown city! We were only there one day & hate we couldn’t do one of the other tours with her also.(next time) Thankfully this tour provides a wonderful start & opens the door to not only great food , history but good company .Its a wonderful Intro to the navigation of this city. Follow your nose😋 * Highly Recommended
Thx Again,
Chris, Christy & Neely
Taste Athens Food Walk: Market Visit & Delicious Meals
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Terrific Tour
Our tour with Eleni was fabulous. We loved seeing parts of Athens we would never have found and tasting authentic Greek dishes. Eleni was a perfect host, so warm and interesting. She was an excellent ambassador for Greek cuisine and gave us a glimpse of how Greeks live outside the tourist haunts. We were very pleased to receive a follow-up email with notes from our tour, some favorite recipes and even her suggestions for food in our upcoming stay in Santorini. We try to do food tours in cities we visit and this was an excellent choice. One of my favorite discoveries in Greece was the drink Maotixa. We bought a bottle at one of Eleni’s stops and smiled every time we had a drink. I only hope I can find it in the US. Eleni and GreekingMe Food tours were a wonderful way to spend an afternoon in Athens.
Athens by Night Food Tour & Wine Tasting (Private & Small Groups available)
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BEST PART OF OUR TRIP
When you first land in Athens you realize it’s a pretty run down and dirty city. We did our time at the acropolis and did all the temples but the 4 hour tour with Marina completely turned our experience around! She showed up parts of the city that were interesting and fun and even showed us some really fun and cool things near our hotel. We had been walking by these places for three days and never knew what they were. If you want to see Athens, you need to do it with a local and a local like Marina was a BLESSING!

Do yourself a favor and definitely take this tour specifically with Marina. My friend and I didn’t take the food walk tour till our last day in Athens, and that’s something we regret the most about our trip. Marina gave us a deep appreciation for the city and for that we are thankful.
Taste Athens Food Walk: Market Visit & Delicious Meals
Excellent Customized Private Tour By Marina
I have been to Athens at least 5 times previously. Marina did a fantastic job emailing me about my likes, where I have been, what we like and don’t like and many other questions which was great as she was understanding likes and dislikes.

She really hit a “home-run” last night. We simply spent the evening at a wonderful deli in a suburb south of the Acropolis owned by two gentlemen who are passsionate about Greece and about the food and beverage they serve.

I could not ask for a better prepared evening. My conversation with Marina was wonderful. She understands American and English cultures very well. The best time and investment I have made in the 5 times I have been to Athens.

Please contact Marina as she will organize any type of personalized tour you and interested in.
Wine Bar Hopping in Athens
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Fabulous Food Tour
Got to experience the food tour in the night thanks to my friends who gifted it to me and my wife. We had no idea what to expect but by the end of the tour we decided that for all our future trips we will start with a food tour.

Elena was fabulous in taking us through the various options of Greek cuisine and that set the tone for our wonderful two-week trip. We had this on the first night in Athens and thanks to Elena's tips we visited a few more restaurants in other places across Greece. On the night we were back in Athens we went back to one of the restaurants (Ergon Deli).
We will definitely recommend everyone who visits Greece (especially Asians) who are not familiar with authentic Greek cuisine to signup with these guys.
Thanks for the experience.
Athens by Night Food Tour & Wine Tasting (Private & Small Groups available)
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Amazing Food Tour Experience!
I could not have asked for a better experience than the "Get a Taste of Athens" tour with Pascal. Not only did I taste an incredible variety of foods, but I also learned much about the city, the culture, and the history of Athens. Getting to spend an entire morning with someone as knowledgeable as Pascal is a once-in-a-lifetime treat. I left with a full belly and tons of great photos to share with friends and family. My only regret is that I didn't book the tour sooner! He gave us so many great tips for ordering coffee, where to have dinner, and neighborhoods to explore. It would have made my Athens experience so much richer to have done the tour at the beginning of my trip rather than at the end. Don't miss this tour!

Get a Taste of Athens Food Tour
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authentic food and lovely people
dear Valia + George

Thank you very much for a wonderful evening in your beautiful home.

This evening with you was definitely the highlight of our trip to Athens, even compared to the many other good experiences Athens has to offer.

It was a perfect evening, with really good and abundant food that gave us a nice trip round the real Greek cuisine. But not least, nice company of you and your sweet boys.

You've all really made a difference and made our trip to Athens unforgettable thanks for it !! It was a pleasure to meet you all and exciting to hear about your everyday life.

We hope that we will again have the pleasure of your nice company, either in Athens or here with us in Denmark.

Annette e Jesper
Home-cooked meal in Athens
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Highly personalized and insightful foray into Greek Cuisine
Elena, our guide took us (my husband and me) through a lovely night time stroll through the Syntagma, Monastiraki, Plaka and Psirri. She took us to a variety of places from chic cafes to family-run tavernas. We loved just about every dish we sampled and learnt so much about the cuisine, it's influences and the history. We did the tour on the first day of our 2 week holiday and this set us up so well for the rest of our trip. We knew what to order going forward and were not stuck to eating Sovlaki and Gyros for every meal. Elena gave us helpful suggestions about restaurants to visit in Santorini and Nafplio as well. Thank you GreekingMe and Elena for this wonderful experience.
Athens by Night Food Tour & Wine Tasting (Private & Small Groups available)

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