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Istanbul on Food - Culinary Tours

Piyer Loti Cad. No:22 Gedikpasa/Fatih | Darüşşafaka Pasaji, Istanbul 34126, Turkey
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Into the heart of Turkish food

Thanks, Latif, for a sensory journey into the heart of Turkish culinary traditions. You allowed us... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Voetpadkind
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Paarl, South Africa
Great food tour+!

Not only learning about the food, but about the city, current politics, and correct Turkish... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
surguinek
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Victoria, Canada
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Let us take you on a unique Istanbul Food Tour inside our favorite neighborhoods and culinary backstreets of Istanbul. Each food tour includes food tastings from the best specialty food shops and local restaurants, as well as an off-the-beaten-path glimpse of life in Istanbul: the history, culture and architecture of our lively home. Of course, the food takes centre stage, and you definitely won’t leave hungry – but, this is so much more than just a food tour.
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“continents tour” (109 reviews)
“food tour” (137 reviews)
“turkish food” (61 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Piyer Loti Cad. No:22 Gedikpasa/Fatih | Darüşşafaka Pasaji, Istanbul 34126, Turkey
Sultanahmet
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Thanks, Latif, for a sensory journey into the heart of Turkish culinary traditions. You allowed us to bite into the multi-layered baklava that is Istanbul and taste the old traditions, the family recipes and the delicious secrets passed on from generation to generation. This is...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Not only learning about the food, but about the city, current politics, and correct Turkish pronunciation. My partner and I had a great time. Our guide was kind enough to entertain all of our questions and if he didn't know, he found out for us.

Thank surguinek
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Thank you "Istanbul on Food", we were a group of six coming from different continents (North America, Europe and Asia) with one goal in mind to try out delicious local food and believe me we won't disappointed! Our local expert and food guide was Latif...More

Thank Imy76
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a great time sampling Turkish food in Istanbul with Latif in late May. Visiting a number of family owned restaurants starting in Eminonu and in a deep exploration of Kadaköy we enjoyed excellent dishes of almost every variety. We have a favorite local...More

Thank Allyn R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have the chance to be in Istanbul u need to try this tour. The reason I booked it was because of the really good comments that had on tripadvisor. Let me confirm that they are all TRUE. Is an experience that everyone should...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our tour guide was Ibrahim. His passion, energy, knowledge and sense of humour made this a truly fun day. The different foods we tried were varied, interesting and the locations were really well thought out. A thoroughly enjoyable experience.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was one of the highlights of our trip and well worth every cent. Our guide, Ibrahim, went above and beyond what is expected of any guide. His enthusiasm and love for his job is a pleasure to witness and truly makes the experience. There...More

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Leisa W, Manager at Istanbul on Food - Culinary Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

The only thing Ibrahim loves more than Istanbul is food - and it certainly does show! We hope to see you in Istanbul again soon :)

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

4 of us came from the US and took the 2 continents tour with Ibrahim. He was an exceptionally friendly and warm tour guide who showed us the real Istanbul. He took time to answer all of our questions (not just about food) and was...More

Thank tokyobali
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Leisa W, Manager at Istanbul on Food - Culinary Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Real Istanbul experiences are made by warm Turks showing the genuine love for their country - just like Ibrahim. We look forward to seeing you when you're next in Istanbul :)

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the three (3) hour street food tour, which was a fantastic introduction to Istanbul's cuisine. Ibrahim was a fantastic guide, fun, knowledgeable and made the whole tour even better. He took us to some fantastic restaurants, got us to try amazing food and...More

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Leisa W, Manager at Istanbul on Food - Culinary Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We can't wait to see you on your next visit - we'll make sure Ibrahim is available for your Two Continents tour, for more amazing foodie adventures! :)

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took a walking 3 hour tour on our first day in Istanbul. That was the best introduction to the city street food. The guide took us to very beautiful food places at back streets that only locals will know. We had so much fun...More

1  Thank igornadia
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Leisa W, Manager at Istanbul on Food - Culinary Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We pride ourselves in taking you away from the touristic areas - where the REAL Turkish food is hidden ;) What a perfect introduction to Istanbul, thanks for joining us :)

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Hi Dave, Please search our listing name (istanbul on food) online and book directly on our web page. I am sorry that we are not allowed to share contact information here.
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Hello! Yes, we offer a 10% discount to those who join more than one walk.
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