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Taste Detours

Open Now: 12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
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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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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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42 Carden St | 10C Shared Space, Guelph, Ontario N1H 3A2, Canada
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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

Date of experience: December 2017
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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

Date of experience: December 2017
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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

Date of experience: December 2017
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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!

Reviewed October 17, 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

Date of experience: September 2017
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Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 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 October 8, 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

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Phil J
Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 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 October 7, 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

Date of experience: October 2017
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Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2017

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

Reviewed September 6, 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

Date of experience: August 2017
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Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 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 August 17, 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

Date of experience: August 2017
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Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2017

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

Reviewed August 17, 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

Date of experience: August 2017
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Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 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 August 7, 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

Date of experience: August 2017
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Lynn B, Owner at Taste Detours, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 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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