His knowledge of Portugal and Lisbon was vast. His English was great. The tour was fun! We enjoyed the food and wine.
Lovers of fine wine and good food will be delighted by this private 2-hour food tour of Lisbon. Experience four distinctive bars, handpicked by your gastronome guide, and sample one wine varietal and Portuguese delicacy in each. Gain local insight as you visit a mix of hip bars and local taverns suffused by Fado music, and pleasure your palate with grilled sardines, ‘Ginjinha’ (sour cherry liqueur), and fava beans. This private tour can be customized according to your dietary requirements and preferences.
On the day of your private food tour, make your own way Largo do Intendente and greet your guide beside the fountain in the middle of the square. Your guide provides commentary that connects Lisbon’s culture with its cuisine as you pass historic landmarks on the way to your first destination.
Over the course of two hours, you’ll visit a combination of fashionable bars and traditional taverns. Your first stop is for a glass of white wine accompanied by petiscos (Portuguese tapas). From here, stroll to a local bar to enjoy Lisbon green wine and grilled sardines, one of Portugal’s most famous dishes.
Your next stop is boutique shop selling Ginjinha: you’ll snack on cheese and olives and enjoy a shot of the liqueur in an edible glass made from chocolate. Finally, arrive at an ambient restaurant to enjoy a robust glass of red wine and fava beans before bidding your guide farewell.
We had a good night out with Wolfgang. He kindly adapted to an unexpected change in our plan. We tasted some very local food and he informed us of the history and culture of Portugal in a very pleasant way. Wolfgang even sent us an...More
Ana was late plus she changed the meeting place. That meant we started late, but once we got hooked up all was well. Ana knows the.neighbkhoods well and all the cafe owners it seems. She speak good English although with a heavy accent. But she...More
We had so much fun with Arlindo. As he talks to you and gets to know you, he tailors the experience. He's knowledgeable about the history of the unique areas he took us and gave us fun tidbits along the way. The food and drinks...More
Thank you Lucy for a really fun evening introducing us to the delights of Mouraria and Alfama - a fascinating part of Lisbon. We loved Lisbon and we loved you - have a great time in London for your birthday etc!