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Taste Detours highlights Guelph’s history by mapping it from one authentic culinary experience to the next.

As a certified Food Tour Professional, not only do you have a friendly and hospitable guide who is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ethicalgourmet
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London, Canada
Informative & Delicious

We didn't know much about the history of Guelph and decided that a food tour would be the perfect... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Terry-Lynn S
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London, Ontario, 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...more
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42 Carden St | 10C Shared Space, Guelph, Ontario N1H 3A2, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a certified Food Tour Professional, not only do you have a friendly and hospitable guide who is passionate and knowledgeable in Lynn Broughton, but one who has the expertise and the professional savvy to provide a first-rate experience. Guelph has stunning architecture, a strong...More

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Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

A beautiful review, thank you! So glad you discovered our abundance of good food and stories. Cheers!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We didn't know much about the history of Guelph and decided that a food tour would be the perfect way to learn about it. Lynn was a well informed guide/host. We moved around the city tasting at different restaurants accompanied by stories. Restaurant owners were...More

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Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

A delight to tour you about Terry-Lynn, thanks kindly for coming and taking the time to post a review. EatDrink Magazine will find many a home in Guelph's fabulous restaurant scene.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family did the food tour for our child's 24th birthday present. It was a great way to learn about Guelph and explore different food shops and tastes. Loved the Trinidadian "doubles" and Eric's sausage in a blanket (so yummy!), not so crazy about the...More

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Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Susan, so brave to try it all even if it wasn't to your taste! Thank you for taking the time to write this review, much appreciated. Cheers!

Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I received a gift certificate for a tour as a wedding gift. We had just moved to Guelph shortly before our wedding. It was such a cool wedding present to help us get to know our new city! Thanks Lynn!

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Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2018

Thanks so much for the kind review, Marisa, such a fun tour! I'm so glad you're both living in Guelph now and that your tour gave you a chance to learn a bit more about the city. Cheers!

Reviewed May 8, 2018

A fun tour.! An interesting historical overview of Guelph along with some really tasty treats. Special mention to the offerings from Eric the Baker, Guelph Caribbean and Miijidaa Cafe. A great way to spend an afternoon.

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Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2018

A wonderful day with you too. Thanks for taking the time to write a review! Cheers!

Reviewed February 18, 2018

My son and I took a day trip to Guelph from Toronto. We spent three "delicious" hours with Lynn - Chief Epicurean Officer - exploring restaurants (ALL fabulous!), walking streets and alleys, and learning a great deal about Guelph's rich history. Lynn is a very...More

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Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded February 20, 2018

A lovely review, Sue - many thanks. It was a delight being with the two of you for the afternoon? Cheers!

Reviewed January 18, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I did a 'To the Core' tour with a couple of friends from out of town - this was a birthday gift for hubbie. The stops on the tour included a few of our faves as well as a couple of places...More

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Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded January 19, 2018

Thanks for that lovely review. So good to read about Guelphites acquiring some little-known information and new tastes from their very own town! Cheers, Lynn

Reviewed December 16, 2017 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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Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2017

A beautiful review, many thanks. Beyond impressed with your family and their commitment to being true foodies! A lovely, special 12 Bites - A Taste of the Season with you all. Cheers!

Reviewed December 16, 2017

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

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Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2017

Wonderful to see you both on the Little Bites tour, and fabulous to meet your daughter and learn not only about her love of food but her dream to be a chef! Such fun. Cheers!

Reviewed December 15, 2017

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

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Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded December 17, 2017

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!

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