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The Big Foody Food Tours

Auckland Central, Auckland 0629, New Zealand
+64 21 481 177
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Auckland's number one food tour experience. A fun and flavour filled insight into the excellent cuisine, markets, restaurants and producers Auckland has to offer. The Big Foody Food Tours have an excellent choice of tours to give you the ultimate taste of the city and a delicious introduction to Auckland and the regions. Book through our website and receive a bottle of local wine or box of chocolates! Make sure you book a Big Foody Tour at the beginning of your stay in NZ so you are geared up with the best places to eat and drink around the country! All our tours are small and intimate groups tailored to make sure you walk away having had a memorable time. We pick up from all hotels in the CBD for our driven tours All tour guests a New Zealand SIM Card. Book through our website and receive a bottle of local wine or box of chocolates!
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Travellers talk about
“fish market” (43 reviews)
“food scene” (14 reviews)
“tastebud tour” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Auckland Central, Auckland 0629, New Zealand
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+64 21 481 177
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Reviewed 5 days ago

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Thank Alison B
TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

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Reviewed 6 days ago

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Reviewed 6 days ago

"Meet me outside Sky City at 9.20am" She messaged at 7.30am as I looked dubiously out the window at the rain pelting in sideways, completely obliterating all hope of any kind of view from my Hotel room. By 9.15am though, I needn't have worried as...More

Thank CameronYorke
TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Wow - what a lovely review. Thanks Cameron. I'm delighted you enjoyed the tour so much. It was a great day and I loved meeting you all. Hope you have a fabulous time in Auckland and we get to see you on another tour soon....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Met Ellie and Chris at the Brother Brewery at City Works Depot. Met other friendly people from the UK and France. Very good samples of beers accompanied with a fine pizza. Chris then led us to 2 other venues with more fine beer and some...More

Thank luvagoodmerlot
TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you! Chris is a legend and I'm delighted you guys all had a great afternoon. Next time you're back let us know! We'd love to see you on one of our other tours. Or if you get to the South Island or Oregon, check...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was a perfect introduction to Auckland and a local food tasting. Elle is extremely knowledgeable of NZ and shares a wealth of information about food and anything you wish to hear. Started at a small coffee shop Miller's Coffee) where the owner roasted his...More

Thank DebnDuane
TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much! It was such a fun day, I loved meeting you both and showing you the delicious side of this amazing city. Have a fabulous time here and next door. I will get all your goodies packed up and shipped over in...More

Reviewed 11 September 2017

I took my brother on this walking beer tour as a fun way for us to explore the city he was studying in for a few weeks! Chris was an extremely friendly and hospitable guide, and it was awesome having two other kiwis on the...More

Thank Nicole I
TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you!!!! So glad you had a great time with Chris. He is fabulous and hosts a mean beer tour! We'd love to see you again on another beer tour or food tour. Or come and stay at our property Vineyard Cottages. Big Hugs Elle

Reviewed 29 August 2017

Hate to say but Auckland has not much going for it, but this tour opens your eyes to the great local food on offer. Elle was sooo knowledgable on the production of the food and also different uses. Let's you experience the city as a...More

Thank leannefen9
TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Hahaa ok I'm not going to agree with you that Auckland doesn't hasn't much going for it because I'm totally biased and think it's the best place in the world! :) But that is why I set up the company! Thank you for coming on...More

Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Elle picked us up from our hostel at the start of the tour. She was really knowledgable and all the food was really good! She also gave us food recommendations for our remaining days in Auckland and Queenstown (where we were headed to next). We...More

Thank Auds19
TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Loved meeting you ladies. I'm sooooo glad you had an amazing food time in NZ. The chef in Queenstown was delighted you made it to his restaurant. I hope we see you again in the very near future! Or maybe I'll see you in Singapore...More

Reviewed 16 July 2017

We had a blast exploring Auckland on the morning food tour with Elle! She took us to places we would have never found ourselves, like a fish market and a very cozy cafe by the ocean. Elle is a great guide, too: she told us...More

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TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Thank you ! It was so great to meet the four of you and show you Auckland. I hope the rest of your trip was amazing! Hopefully we'll see you again in the US or here! Big Hugs Elle

Reviewed 7 July 2017

Colleen is a gem and picked us up from our apt. Off to the fun times it was. Talking a great story about NZ and Auckland while filling in some blanks for us on the food scene. Congenial and very well informed. Laughs a lot...More

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TheBigFoody, Owner at The Big Foody Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. Colleen is amazing and we're super lucky she's part of the team. Auckland is an amazing city to show off and I'm delighted you enjoyed it as much as you did. We hope to see you again on one...More

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