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Did you know that there’s an undiscovered foodie side to Dubai? And there’s no better way to explore it than with your tummy! Join us on a Frying Pan Adventure as we wind our way through Dubai’s most historic streets, exploring, tasting and savoring...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Steph's tour of Middle Eastern Cuisine was a standout on my recent trip to Dubai. She is a very knowledgeable and enchanting guide that really gets the tour participants immersed in the culinary experience. Her commentary is exceptional. Small size group was optimal, excellent quality...More

Thank Nyree C
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is my second time doing this tour, 4 years ago and then again in Nov 2018. Both times exceeded expectations. The tour is very well run, efficient yet not rushed at all. You get a chance to go behind the scenes, even visiting the...More

Thank lesliek981
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a very enjoyable and insightful evening with 2 of our Leadership team together with our Middle East team on the Spice Souk and Food Walk with Arva. Arva was an excellent host and really made the evening interesting and fun with her knowledge and...More

Thank Dream29616535226
Reviewed 1 week ago

For nearly six years I have been planning to go an food walking tour with Frying Pan...it finally happened today as part of work and I wonder why it never happened before. I have lived in Dubai for nearly 20 years, not far from where...More

Thank Happiestonthemove
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome tour!!! Our two tour guides - one for food, one for photography - were SO knowledgeable and fun and interesting. We started with a nighttime ride across the creek in a dhow and then headed into Meena Bazaar (Dubai's "little India") for a sight...More

Thank Mary Anne W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a mixture of gastronomic and cultural experience, and we loved every minute of the tour. The food was awesome, our tour guide, Stephanie, was very knowledgeable, passionate and entertaining. :) A must try when in Dubai! WARNING: must pace yourself or you won’t...More

Thank ritzi s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We (family including 3 teenagers) had a great tour together with our wonderful guide Stephanie. She taught us a lot about culture, food and ingredients in a fun and entertaining way. So happy we got to see and hear a lot of ‘behind the scenes’...More

Thank Lianne E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I like food tours but this experience is definitely at another level. I am a firm believer Dubai diversity and cosmopolitan aspects reflect in the cuisine, streets and restaurants. Sufra is actually more than a food experience. It's the story about how and why some...More

Thank Samantha F
FryingPanFoodieTeam, General Manager at Frying Pan Food Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Samantha F, I am delighted to learn that you enjoyed our Sufra 'Silk Road or Stalin?' experience! Our team consistently endeavors to provide unique, intimate and well-curated experiences that will allow our guests to explore the parts of Dubai that are off the beaten...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A walking tour around some really great Middle Eastern food stops lead by the wonderful Stephanie - well I have now eaten some superb food in places I would never dreamt of going to (but will do in future!). This was one of the highlights...More

Thank Imperator190725
FryingPanFoodieTeam, General Manager at Frying Pan Food Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Imperator190725, I am thrilled that you enjoyed our Middle Eastern Food Pilgrimage tour! Our team is passionate about showcasing the hidden culinary and cultural gems of old Dubai and I am pleased to learn that Stephanie's charisma ensured that your experience was memorable. Please...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was staying at the cheapest accommodation possible (see my review of Dubai Beach Hostel) but with the money saved I could afford this treat. And what a treat! Forget the Glitzy Hotels - this tour will take you to the heart of the people...More

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FryingPanFoodieTeam, General Manager at Frying Pan Food Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Pauldeswardt, Thank you for leaving us such a wonderful review! Our team is passionate about curating culinary and culturally immersive experiences that allow our guests a deeper insight into the lesser known parts of Dubai. I am thrilled to learn that your guide's passion...More

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Martine S
11 March 2017|
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Response from FryingPanFoodieTeam | Property representative |
Dear Martine, Thanks for reaching out. Unfortunately we don't recommend anyone with severe food allergies to do our trails as we cannot guarantee against cross contamination in the restaurant kitchens. Especially for those... More
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Leia D
27 November 2016|
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Response from FryingPanFoodieTeam | Property representative |
Dear Leia D, Sure, happy to answer your question! You will definitely be very full after the metro tour. We have 3 snack stops, 2 main courses and 1 dessert. It's also the longest tour we do (about 6.5 to 7 hours) and is... More
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kiyatrini
7 December 2015|
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Its better to do it at the time of booking
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