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Ponsonby Food Tour

We were a group of 6 on the food tour last Saturday afternoon. There were 13 of us in total and we... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
trishw824
Korean food tour

Joined Lisa and her crew on their new food trail. Great new restaurants with good variety of soup n... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
vgurudatta
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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Eat Auckland Tours for walking food tours. Join our knowledgeable Eat Auckland tour guides for a walk through some of Auckland’s iconic neighbourhoods there’s no better way to spend a few hours tasting and exploring markets and shops and discovering...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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+64 21 548 842
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

7 of us waited 30 mins for a guide who never turned up or responded to voicemails or text. Lisa did reply but was apparently overseas. Very disappointing, especially for the group from out of town.

Thank EW1969
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a group of 6 on the food tour last Saturday afternoon. There were 13 of us in total and we had 2 great guides. All the places we visited were very different. I did not know that Cook the Books ran classes. Orphans...More

Thank trishw824
kiwi_LisaL, Owner at Eat Auckland Walking Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks it was great to have your group along we love to share our passion for Ponsonby!

Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Joined Lisa and her crew on their new food trail. Great new restaurants with good variety of soup n rice bowls, drinks and meat platters in my own less discovered backyard on High Street Auckland CBD.

Thank vgurudatta
kiwi_LisaL, Owner at Eat Auckland Walking Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your feedback we loved having you along and hope we introduced you to dishes you hadn't tried before.

Reviewed 28 April 2018

We live 15 mins from Balmoral but we learnt heaps about Chinese food and culture on the Dumpling tour. The guides were excellent and the food was lovely. It was just the right length and the diversity of the restaurants visited was perfect. Can really...More

Thank Anne F
kiwi_LisaL, Owner at Eat Auckland Walking Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

Thanks so much for coming along it was great to have you and it is always a bonus when we can impress locals and hope you can add some new interesting dishes and restaurants to your eating out in your own neighbourhood.

Reviewed 25 April 2018

Really great guided food tours into various cuisines. You don't have to read the whole menu looking for some food you understand, the guide tells you what is what and also explains how it's made, so you learn a lot about foreign countries' tradition, too....More

Thank Dávid H
kiwi_LisaL, Owner at Eat Auckland Walking Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

Thanks for coming along and so glad you enjoyed this tasty part of Auckland.

Reviewed 19 March 2018

After taking this tour your really begin to realise how you stick to old habits in the places you go. I attended an Eat Auckland Tour over the weekend in a location I frequently hang out and explore it with a new set of eyes....More

Thank PStockhausen
kiwi_LisaL, Owner at Eat Auckland Walking Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Thanks, I'm glad you enjoyed the tour and we are always excited when people are keen to go back and explore other dishes on the menu. It was great to have you!

Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

We had a group of 12 and did this tour yesterday. Absolutely loved it...and highly recommend it. Lisa was absolutely amazing;her local knowledge of the history and also of the restaurant and food was great. The selection of restaurants and food markets was amazing...and if...More

Thank steviegnz
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Absolutely amazing. Exceeded expectations. Great to walk and enjoy the sunshine around Ponsonby road. Really interesting to learn the history of Ponsonby and also see old images of it back in the day. Then the food you get to try is soooooo amazing too. Great...More

Thank Tama T
kiwi_LisaL, Owner at Eat Auckland Walking Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Thanks Tama, glad you enjoyed it, especially someone who knows Ponsonby well. Hope to see you on another tour soon!

Reviewed 21 January 2018

I have done all 3 of Eat Auckland's food tours now, and loved each and every one of them. You get to experience the culture of specific areas of Auckland that have popped and and established themselves over decades, as well various shops important to...More

Thank Jo N
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Had such a great time, Lisa the tour guide was very informative and pleasant. A great afternoon tasting wonderful food. We will be back to Sandringham to visit the restaurants again very soon.

Thank Chris M
kiwi_LisaL, Owner at Eat Auckland Walking Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Thanks it was great to have you along.

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Email me with your dates and we can work something out that suits your schedule.I cannot add the website here or an email address but an easy search using Eat Auckland Tours will find us. Lisa
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