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The East End is a neighbourhood like no other. Its tapestry of diverse cultures, mouth-watering cuisines, unique architecture and fascinating stories make it an unforgettable destination. You will visit our favorite markets, shops, bakeries, pubs and restaurants, meet the owners and explore historical sites that few tourists have an opportunity to experience. We’ll redefine what you think of London. With us, you’ll escape the crowds and explore one of London’s best kept secrets like no one else can – through its cuisine. The food tour is led by entertaining local guides that will not only make sure you are well fed but will also educate you with stories that give you insights into the East End’s traditions and culture. You’ll wander the streets to discover ancient Roman burial grounds, Georgian-style mansions built from the French silk trade, hidden synagogues and the most vibrant street art in the world. Take a break from being a tourist and experience the REAL London with us!
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You'll start at
Old Spitalfields Market
Old Spitalfields Market, Spitalfields, London E1, UKDeparture Point: Spitalfields, East London - between 109 and 111A Commercial St Directions:Between these 2 shop fronts you will find an entrance into the Old Spitalfields Market.Please walk into the market. (The gate is called the Huguenots gate) Directly ahead, asyou walk through the entrance, you will find a seating area on the left. Our guide will bewaiting for you at one of the tables, with the Eating Europe/ Eating London logo The nearest underground station is Liverpool Street. Return point: Concludes outside Shoreditch High Street Overground Station
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    Commercial Street
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 2
    Brushfield Street
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 3
    Spitalfields Market
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 4
    Market Street
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 5
    Hanbury Street
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 6
    Wilkes Street
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 7
    London Central Mosque
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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    Brick Lane
    Stop: 25 minutes -
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    Brick Lane
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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    Shoreditch High Street
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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You'll end at
Shoreditch High Street Station
Shoreditch, London E1 6PJ, UK
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Highlights
  • Avoid tourist traps on a guided food tour of London’s East End
  • 10 food tastings including Brick Lane curries, and fish and chips
  • Explore Spitalfields Market, Shoreditch, and sample local favorites
  • Walking tour with commentary on London’s multicultural epicurean history
What to Expect
Start the day in Spitalfields Market. Meet your guide who gives you an introduction to East London’s culturally diverse food scene. Begin your culinary journey with a bacon sandwich from award-winning restaurant St. John Bread and Wine and indulge in the simple pleasure of the breakfast classic. Next stop is the English Restaurant to taste a traditional bread pudding, and then visit Androuet, an artisan cheese producer where you taste an array of cheese varieties.  Then stop at Poppie’s a traditional fish and chips shop, for an authentic taste of the quintessential British dish. Next, continue on to Brick Lane. Your guide leads you through the busy streets t Aladin’s Indian restaurant for a selection of curries, before you stop at Beigel Bake one of London’s famed institutions, for a house-made salt beef bagel. Finally taste a salted caramel tart in the trendy neighborhood of Shoreditch where your tour ends.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Old Spitalfields Market, Spitalfields, London E1, UK
Duration
4h
Return Details
Shoreditch High Street Station, Shoreditch, London E1 6PJ, UK
Inclusions
  • 12 samples at 7 different tasting locations
  • Local english speaking guide
  • London - A food lover’s guide
Exclusions
  • Gratuities / Tips for guides
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Extra drinks-Email to advice of get 3 additional drinks with our Premium Drink Package
  • Email to advise of any dietary requirements such as vegetarian and gluten-free diets
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • You must be 18+ to drink alcoholic beverages on the tour
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Alex was a great guide for our East End Food Tour. Aside from the wonderful food, he was personable, knowledgeable, and answered any questions we had. There was so much food and it all was amazing!
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Response from EatingEuropeTeam, Guest Relations Manager at London East End Food Tour
Responded 3 days ago
Thank you so much for joining us on our East End London Food Tour! We're thrilled to hear that you liked our guide Alex and all the yummy food you got to try along the way! We hope you have an amazing holiday in London and that you’ll come eat with us again soon in another one of our other foodie cities.
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Alex was a wonderful guide to the east end of London and it’s food choices. We had a lot of fun and learned so much. Would recommend to anyone!
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We had the best time on the food tour! Our guides were friendly and fun with lots of interesting information about each stop. We would highly recommend this food tour to anyone visiting London!! Maggie and Sophie
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Response from EatingEuropeTeam, Guest Relations Manager at London East End Food Tour
Responded 3 days ago
Thank you so much for joining us on our East End London Food Tour! We really enjoyed hosting you, and we’re glad you liked our guides. We hope you have a lovely holiday in London and that you’ll come eat with us again soon in another one of our other foodie cities.
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Dinah was - pardon the play on words - "Dinah-mite." Tour was fun, varied selection of food choices, and Dinah provided good historical context of the area. Highly recommend tour. You won't go hungry!
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Response from EatingEuropeTeam, Guest Relations Manager at London East End Food Tour
Responded 5 days ago
Thank you so much for joining us on our East End London Food Tour! We're happy to hear that Dinah was "Dinah-mite"! We really enjoyed hosting you, and we’re glad you liked the varied food tastings and the historical context of the tour. We hope you’ll come eat with us again soon in another one of our other foodie cities.
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I went on the London East End Food Tour with Josh and highly recommend booking this tour if you are ever in London. The stops are well thought out, highlight specific dishes at each of the stops, and are diverse across London's East End.
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Response from EatingEuropeTeam, Guest Relations Manager at London East End Food Tour
Responded 6 days ago
Thank you so much for joining us on our East End London Food Tour! We really enjoyed hosting you, and we’re glad you liked our guide Josh! We hope you’ll come eat with us again soon in another one of our other foodie cities.
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