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Go on a food tour of Barcelona's Sant Antoni and El Poblesec neighborhoods, two areas close to the city center that many travelers miss out. You’ll enjoy nine tastings of regional gastronomy including patatas bravas, Spanish ham and crema Catalana, plus local drinks.

With a local expert to show you the way, you'll visit hidden culinary gems in Barcelona's foodies' districts, meet local restaurateurs, and learn the history and secrets of Catalan recipes. Plus, go home with a food guidebook to assist with further culinary explorations in Barcelona.

- Enjoy over nine classic yet modern delightful tapas dishes
- Taste an amazing Cava, the Spanish sparkling wine
- Celebrate the local’s favorite mid-day tradition: fer vermut, and taste the best Spanish omelet in Barcelona.
- Visit more than 5 family-run establishments
- Discover the history and character of these iconic neighborhoods and the legacy of Barcelona’s modernism architecture left by Antoni Gaudi.
  • Sample nine exquisite dishes of authentic Catalan cuisine
  • Discover charming areas of Barcelona in Sant Antoni and Poble-sec
  • A guide provides context on Catalan history, culture, and cuisine
  • Benefit from insider knowledge on food and activities in Barcelona
What to Expect
Dive into the gastronomic worlds of Sant Antoni and Poble-sec on this guided walking tour. Despite their location near central Barcelona, these lively residential neighborhoods are less frequented by tourists. Both feature stunning architecture, markets, and a vibrant mix of classic cuisine and creative culinary innovations.

As you visit restaurants and specialty shops, sample drinks and nine flavorful farm-to-table dishes. Learn about the history and culture of these two distinct neighborhoods and the traditions of Catalan cuisine.

Your guide provides recommendations of other restaurants and activities, and your newly educated palate enriches the rest of your time in Barcelona.
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Reviewed July 19, 2019

Our guide Berta took us on a great food tour (Authentic Barcelona). We enjoyed all the stops all of which we never would have found or tried on our own. The neighborhoods we explored were great as well as the food. Many thanks.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank robb354
Reviewed May 20, 2019

This was such an amazing tour! Our guide, Aitor (sorry - not sure how to spell), was very laid-back and was so helpful engaging in conversation. This is not a food tour where you get a bite here and another bite there - our tummies...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 17, 2019

We had a great experience with Aitor. We enjoyed all the stops and learning about Barcelona. I would recommend the tour highly.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Kari A
BCNEatLocal, Manager at Barcelona Eat Local Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2019

Thank you so much! Aitor is a fantastic local guide, we are glad you enjoyed your food tour with us!

Reviewed December 27, 2018

went on the lunch time 3 hour tour of Sant Antoni markets and surrounding areas. Fantastic experience covering food in the markets but also history of the local area and of Barcelona in general. Berta was an excellent host who took the time to explain...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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AndreinBCN, Manager at Barcelona Eat Local Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Thank you so much! We believe it is very important to eat well, but also to understand what is "behind" each dish, its history and the people who prepare it, plus the insights of the neighborhood. Berta is a fantastic person, we are thrilled you...More

Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

We did this tour with Berta and would highly recommend! It was an easy moderate distance for walking and included a great range of food from the gourmet to everyday staple Catalonian foods like the locals would have. It is in a less touristy area...More

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I agree- no specific sights- it was more focussing on food, culture, lifestyles, history of the people,...Catalans/Spanish.
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