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Gourmet Getaway Tours is a small tour company owned and operated by Jimmy Henry – a true Sydney local, chef of 20 years and tour guide of 10 years. Jimmy has taken a unique approach to his tours by combining his chef and guiding experience to create...more
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really can't say enough about this tour. Jimmy is a former professional chef who is following his passion to mix food and wine into a lovely tour. His vehicle is a bus he has modified to have food storage and a small kitchen in...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interesting start to the day with a look around the Sydney fish market. A stunning breakfast alongside the beautiful Hawkesbury River, finished off with a sushi making lesson. 3 diverse experiences at 3 very good wineries. The food that Jimmy prepared out the back of...More

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It’s not a traditional wine tasting event. You can eat and drink on top of a hill and view a awesome scenery. The breakfast was delicious. I suggest the chef can provide more food during the wine tasting.

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Reviewed 10 June 2018

This was one of the best tours my wife and I have ever taken. We started with the fish market, which I wish I knew about before or other times I've been in Sydney. If we ever go to Sydney again, I will be there...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

I was fortunate to have spent the day visiting the Hunter Valley with a tour led by Chef Jimmy from Gourmet Getaway Tours. We were a small group of 8 guests. Jimmy picked us up at our respective hotels. We started by visiting the Sydney...More

Thank shirab201
Reviewed 4 June 2018

We have done a lot of wine tours in different parts of the world, but this one is a bit different—-in a good way. First of all, the host Jimmy does everything himself, and Jimmy aims to please. He is a “retired”chef would decided to...More

Thank Bruce R
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Had a great day traveling to wine country on this tour. While the drive was long, there were plenty of stops along the way. We started with a wonderful breakfast by the river then moved on to the wine tasting. It was such a blast...More

Thank Megumi W
Reviewed 2 June 2018

We were on a predominately golf trip to Sydney, but I wanted to do something special that did not include golf. After reading the reviews I decided to try Gourmet Getaways. What a great decision! My husband and I were so thrilled. The food, prepared...More

Thank yellow1NewJersey
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Jimmy was a fabulous host! We had an amazing day out on the country side. The trip was well organized and hassle free. It is incredible that Jimmy is able to drive and be the tour guide and chef all at the same time. The...More

Thank Henna G
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

We recently joined Jimmy on one of his tours and were blown away by the experience! We loved the diversity and how the tour not only offered fantastic wine and views of the Hunter Valley but also a variety of activities and exceptional food, kicking...More

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jennc765
19 June 2018|
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Response from Jimmy H | Property representative |
Hi Jan, Not a silly question. I do have people bringing their children on board and I do have non alcohol drinks for them and they end up having a lovely day in the countryside. My Tours depart Monday Wednesday and... More
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Roma J
10 April 2018|
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Response from Jimmy H | Property representative |
Hi, I’m pretty sure the bug is fixed now.
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