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La Mesa Food Tours offers you gastronomy-inspired adventures to discover the culture, history and cuisine of a Colombia! Our local food experts act as your culinary guide to authentic flavors and hidden food gems while uncovering the unique...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Cartagena 0000, Colombia
+57 300 8457848
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All reviews street food tour food stops spoke english very well chocolate shop historical tour great tour street vendors belkin culture guide information city knowledge cartegena introduction highlights sweets
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Reviewed September 26, 2018

I had taken a food tour with La Mesa in Bogota and loved it so much that I decided to book another tour for Cartagena. We tasted some incredible fruits, chocolate, and local Cartagena dishes. Our tour guide, Belkin, was super enthusiastic and excited to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Tajrina H
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Our guide was responsive and knowledgable. We walked to many different food stands and she explained the fruits and vegetables and meats to us....always with a sample. We enjoyed the walk and stories.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mike F
Reviewed August 30, 2018

We had so much fun on this food tour. We got to learn the history of Cartegena and how that related to the food and enjoyed a wide variety of Colombian quisine. We highly recommend La Mesa Food Tours and would definitely do it again...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Hugo F
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Like others, we tend to take a food tour to quickly learn about the place, the streets, the history and of course the food. Our guide, Luis, was excellent and spoke of the history, the architecture and the people of Colombia, their mix and influences...More

Date of experience: March 2018
3  Thank RichieLH-Malvern
Jeremy H, Owner at La Mesa Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 27, 2018

Thanks for your feedback. Sounds like you had got a full dose of Cartagena food, scenery and history during your street food tour!

Reviewed February 22, 2018

This was a great way to spend 3 hours in Cartagena. Our tour guide Belkin was so great, knowledgeable and spoke English very well. It was my birthday so at the last stop, she had the restaurant play Happy Birthday music for me, it was...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank e3fisher
Reviewed February 9, 2018

We have gotten into the routine of scheduling food tours when we first arrive in a new city, and we have found it the perfect way to get the lay of the land and learn great history. Regarding our guide, Belkin (not sure that is...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank N33to1
Reviewed November 6, 2017

My boyfriend and I took the Street Food Tour in Cartagena and had an amazing time. We ate so much I couldn't imagine how we could keep on going. It was nice to have some of the heavier dishes broken up by local fruits and...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Marissa B
Reviewed October 26, 2017

We booked the "Street food Tour" but it was not what we expected. I'm sure the guide did her best, and she couldn't help it that we had already the free bike tour, so we already heard the most important things to know about Cartagena's...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank cora62
Jeremy H, Owner at La Mesa Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2017

Hi Cora, Sorry to hear you did not have a five star experience on our Cartagena Street Food Tour. Like you mentioned, we offer not just food on the tour, but lots of history and we recommend that our tour in done early during your...More

Reviewed September 24, 2017

My friends and I did this tour at the end of our Cartegena adventure before moving on to Medellin. My only regret was that we did not do this tour at the beginning of our trip, as we learned so much about the local cuisine...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Tuan P
Reviewed September 22, 2017

This was the first activity we booked in Cartagena because we're big foodies and it didn't disappoint! Santiago was our guide and he was brilliant - he went out of his way to learn about our interests and what we already did or didn't know...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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July 4, 2018|
Response from RichieLH-Malvern | Reviewed this property |
You can go to their website and book online.
July 4, 2018|
Response from Jeremy H | Property representative |
It's easy. Just visit our website to book your spot!