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Taste Detours

42 Carden Street | 10C Shared Space, Guelph, Ontario N1E 3A2, Canada
+1 519-820-5510
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The best Guelph as to offer!

Beyond impressed with Lynn and her tour that she has created. As a long time Guelphite I learned... read more

Reviewed yesterday
ggiancotta
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Peterborough, Canada
via mobile
Big love for Little Bites

My daughter (13 yrs old) and I had a great time tasting and touring Downtown Guelph with Lynn on... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Ellyn_Pigeon
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Guelph, Canada
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Enjoy what Guelph’s food purveyors and restaurants have to offer with Taste Detours. Our award-winning, locally flavoured walking tours feature distinctive food and drink tastings with a heritage twist. Savour our regional cuisine and learn about the people behind the world class eateries. In between food stops, you'll tour the town where we’ll share some little-known history of the area, point out cultural landmarks and get a glimpse of the future. You are guaranteed to discover a Guelph you never knew before and get a chance to eat, walk and embrace your inner epicurean, #StepBiteStep
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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42 Carden Street | 10C Shared Space, Guelph, Ontario N1E 3A2, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beyond impressed with Lynn and her tour that she has created. As a long time Guelphite I learned things about Guelph I never knew and had a lovely day roaming around the Royal City. I bought this at a Christmas gift for my boyfriend and...More

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Reviewed yesterday

My daughter (13 yrs old) and I had a great time tasting and touring Downtown Guelph with Lynn on her fab Little Bites tour. Lynn's stories were as flavourful as the well-curated bites from each of the warm and welcoming restaurants. Such a special night....More

Thank Ellyn_Pigeon
Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I shared a Snowy Taste deTour today and it was amazing. It was our second experience and it was as good as the first... if not even better. Lyn's enthusiasm is contagious. She has such a passion for Guelph, its food and...More

Thank John B
Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded today

The loveliest return guests not only bring their enthusiasm and kind spirits, but also go out of their way to write a beautiful review! Many thanks and cheers!

Reviewed 17 October 2017

I had a wonderful experience on this tour. My husband was attending the ukulele festival and so I found this on Trip Advisor and decided to do it on my own. What fun! Lynn is passionate about both Guelph and its food, so she presents...More

Thank HeatherB242
Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Ah! The loveliest review, thank you kindly. So glad you had fun and learned a bit about Guelph. Good of you to mention the restaurants and the Ukulele Fest too, it’s this notion of collaboration and community support that we thrive on!

Reviewed 8 October 2017

I've always thought that Guelph has a unique restaurant scene, and a tour guided by our Chief Navigator Lynn proved it. Lynn not only delivers the food tour, but is a knowledgeable historian who adds a touch of humour to the proceedings. Our trio of...More

Thank Phil J
Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

What a beautiful and detailed review, Phil! A mention of the restaurants is really helpful too. I had such fun with the group that night. Cheers!

Reviewed 7 October 2017

Lynn led us on a fun, delicious and informative tour! I've lived in Guelph for over 15 years and learned things about the history of the city that I didn't know before. Lynn made us all feel so welcome and at ease. We enjoyed tasting...More

Thank joannea163
Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thanks for the lovely review. It's always a pleasure to read that locals find this not only fun but informative. Cheers!

Reviewed 6 September 2017

My husband and I did an absolutely delicious and fun To the Core tour with Lynn. The food is definitely the highlight (so loved the Doubles) but this is not just a food tour. Lynn covers the history of Guelph and shares some great stories...More

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Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Such a lovely review, thank you for taking the time. So glad Taste Detours could welcome you back to your birth place with open arms. Hoping the remaining days of your trip to Canada was just as pleasant. And thanks for letting me know about...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017

This tour was a fantastic way to learn about the rich and interesting history of Guelph, along with tasting some of the amazing food and drinks at local restaurants. Lynn was amazing! You definitely need to do this if you live here, or are just...More

Thank amyfarrier
Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Thanks Amy, such kind words. Come back anytime! ~ Cheers

Reviewed 17 August 2017

Lynn hosted a group of 10 Dietitians yesterday in downtown Guelph! She is very knowledgeable on the history of Guelph. She even had pictures of old Guelph that were super interesting to see! She is very passionate about what she does, which makes the tour...More

Thank KikiBains
Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Thanks for this lovely review. Impressing a group of Dietitians on a food tour is no small feat! You were a lovely and fun group to be with ~ looking forward to the next time!

Reviewed 7 August 2017

We went on Taste Detours on Food Day Canada. The tour had a perfect balance between history, culture and food. Lynn was an excellent guide and we loved her passion for her town and her business. The pace was good and the walk was about...More

Thank winegeek123
Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

What a beautiful review, thank you kindly. A delight to have you as my guests. So glad you made the trek from Niagara!

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