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Chowbella Taste & Travel - CLOSED

21 Pirandello St, Toronto, Ontario M6K 3P4, Canada
+1 416-483-8030
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Fun, delicious, informative - highly recommended!

The chocolate and cheese crawl with Trina was excellent! She took us to a part of Toronto I may not... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2014
Lem2886
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Brisbane, Australia
Fun and Full on the Global Bites Tour!

We were REALLY glad we took the advice to eat light before starting out on the walking Global Bites... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2014
travelsponge
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Surrey, Canada
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Chowbella is Toronto's premier food tour company. Our walking tours are led by a local who is equally as passionate about showing off her city as she is about food. A little bit educational and heaps of fun, the tours offer VIP treatment, insider tips and ‘behind the scenes’ access to the city’s hippest neighbourhoods, best gourmet shops/restaurants and, of course, the most delectable food…tastings included! So, bring your appetite and your most comfortable walking shoes, let’s go outside and explore this exciting city through our taste buds!
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20 Jul 2015
“Nice Tour”
17 Jul 2015
“Great local experience!”
LOCATION
21 Pirandello St, Toronto, Ontario M6K 3P4, Canada
Queen Street and West Queen West
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+1 416-483-8030

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Reviewed 11 August 2014

The chocolate and cheese crawl with Trina was excellent! She took us to a part of Toronto I may not have otherwise visited, filled with cute boutiques and eateries. All the food we tasted was full size portions (no sharing 1 cupcake between 4 people)...More

1  Thank Lem2886
ChowBellaTO, Owner at Chowbella Taste & Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2014

We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the Chocolate and Cheese Crawl and got to explore a neighbourhood you may not have otherwise visited. We love introducing our guests to new places. Thanks for touring Toronto with us and for taking the time to...More

Reviewed 12 July 2014

We were REALLY glad we took the advice to eat light before starting out on the walking Global Bites tour. Our guide Corinne was fun, informative and kept things rolling along nicely. Interesting mix of tastes in 6 different locations. I took my daughter who...More

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ChowBellaTO, Owner at Chowbella Taste & Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2014

We always say that if you're not full by the end of one of our tours, we haven't done our job. It is a food tour after all. :) We're thrilled that you were fully satisfied and that your daughter was able to discover new...More

Reviewed 30 June 2014

I received a gift certificate on my birthday - in November - for the Chocolate and Cheese Crawl with Chow Bella. I decided to hold onto it until my mother-in-laws birthday so that we can celebrate together. We met Trina, our host, on Queen Street...More

1  Thank A P
ChowBellaTO, Owner at Chowbella Taste & Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2014

It is an honour that you chose to spend your birthdays with Chowbella. We're so happy you enjoyed the afternoon and ti was a pleasure meeting you both. Suggestions are always welcome and we appreciate you taking the time to offer your kind words and...More

Reviewed 8 June 2014

My husband and I have lived in Toronto for many years after relocating from Montreal in the 80’s. I was recently given the Cheese and Chocolate tour for two as a gift by my family of foodies. Despite many visits to the Queen and King...More

1  Thank PatandIan2013
ChowBellaTO, Owner at Chowbella Taste & Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2014

We love it when we can introduce fellow foodies like you and your husband to new culinary delights, especially those you've walked by time and time again and didn't venture into on your own. It was a pleasure spending the afternoon with you. Thanks again...More

Reviewed 20 May 2014

Chowbella food tour gives you a great blend of Toronto's eclectic food scene. I tasted several dishes I'd never heard of, as well as some new takes on my old favorites. As an added bonus, our guide provided a fantastic background on a Toronto, which...More

Thank rnmiller83
ChowBellaTO, Owner at Chowbella Taste & Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2014

It was a pleasure taking your family to our favourites spots along Queen Street. We truly appreciate your positive review and are delighted you enjoyed your vacation in Toronto.

Reviewed 17 May 2014

me and my girlfriend went on the tour with little expectation, but two things that we were certain about was that we both enjoyed both "chocolate and cheese". the staff was knowledgeable and everywhere we went pointed things out that as a tourist would have...More

Thank Sammy D
ChowBellaTO, Owner at Chowbella Taste & Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2014

Thanks for the kind words and for taking the time to write a review. Our goal is to constantly exceed expectations, with a few little surprises thrown in along the way. We're so happy you enjoyed the tour and hope to see you both again...More

Reviewed 14 May 2014

My significant other and I have traveled a few places and try to do a food tour for every city we visit. I have to say as a self-appointed "foodie" and someone who has done food tours before, that the Chowbella Taste & Travel was...More

2  Thank Dave S
ChowBellaTO, Owner at Chowbella Taste & Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2014

We are truly humbled by that compliment! Thank you! So nice to hear that you and your partner enjoyed the tour, as well as your time in Toronto. Thanks you for taking the time to review the Global Bites tour.

Reviewed 5 May 2014

I used the Cheese and Chocolate Tour as a platform for a Bridal Shower. Everyone enjoyed the choice of venues and the interesting information about each place. Just the right amount of walking in a very up and coming neighbourhood. The Cheesewerks topped the best...More

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ChowBellaTO, Owner at Chowbella Taste & Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2014

Thank you for choosing to celebrate this very special occasion on a Chowbella food tour. We are thrilled that the bride, her friends and family enjoyed the day. It was an absolute pleasure sharing our favourite foodies finds with all of you. We appreciate the...More

Reviewed 3 May 2014

My sister-in-law organized a "Cheese & Chocolate" tour with Trina as the centrepiece of a bridal shower for her soon-to-be daughter-in-law. As a long-time resident of Toronto, very familiar with the Toronto foodie scene, Trina put together a series of visits to venues in downtown...More

Thank Helen M
ChowBellaTO, Owner at Chowbella Taste & Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2014

So happy to have shared in this special day with all of you! Thanks so much for choosing to spend the bridal shower discovering Toronto's best eats.

Reviewed 1 May 2014

My sisters and I always do a food tour where ever we travel together and chose to do Toronto with Trina at Chowbella. Even though I live north of Toronto and my sisters are a least an hour away, we learned so much from the...More

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Thank Norine B
ChowBellaTO, Owner at Chowbella Taste & Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2014

That certainly was a fun afternoon and I very much enjoyed meeting you ladies. We're not only thrilled to hear that you enjoyed yourselves but also that our tour measured up to those you've done in other cities. Bon appetit!

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