Barcelona Tapas, Taverns & History Tour

877 reviews

3.5 hours

Max 10

Why take this tour?

Devour are the food specialists in our family, running all of our food tours. They're obsessed with finding the most authentic and tasty food and the biggest characters at the local market. We think that passion makes them the best at what they do.


  • Enjoy 10+ food tastings and 5 drinks (enough food for a full lunch or dinner) at 3 family-run tapas bars in Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter
  • Have a Catalan-style aperitif in a locale that’s been feeding hungry locals for 100+ years
  • Weave through the centuries-old streets of the Gothic Quarter and hear the stories of the area brought to life by your expert guide
  • Taste the only four dishes on the menu at a tapas bar that’s been going strong since 1945, and discover why the secret to excellent Spanish and Catalan food is simplicity
  • Sit down for a meal of shared family-style plates complete with local red wine
  • Sites Visited
  • Plaça del Rei
  • Plaça St. Felipe Neri
  • Plaça St. Jaume
  • Gothic Quarter
  • Traditional Tapas Bars
  • Traditional Bodega
  • Tour Includes
  • 3 tasting stops with 10+ tastes and 5 drinks
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Expertly guided walking tour

Taste history while exploring the Gothic Quarter with a local foodie

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Total Customer Reviews: 877

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We had a fantastic time with Devour Tours in Barcelona. We loved the mix of culture and history in between the various stops. All the traditional food and drinks were high quality! A great guide makes a difference. Ariana was absolutely fabulous and orangized! She kept the group engaged the whole time and made it a personable experience for everyone. You could tell how passionate she is and very knowledgeable in the food and culture. Thank you so much!
Verified · Andrew · Feb 24, 2024 · USA · Male · 25 to 34 years
Wonderful tour with the best part being our guide Mick. The combination of his knowledge of history, his experience being a chef and an unbeatable personality made this one of the best tours I have taken. Highly recommend this experience.
Verified · Lora · Jan 04, 2024 · USA · Female · 65 to 74 years
Ariana our tour guide was fantastic. Informative, attentive and engaging. We felt we were eating out with one our best friends. Loved it.
Verified · Brian · Dec 23, 2023 · USA · Male · 65 to 74 years
We did the Tapas, Taverns and History tour last night. Our guide, Valentina was so knowledgeable, she took us to the most amazing places and the food & drinks were delicious. She pointed out areas I had walked by earlier in the day that I had no idea of the historical significance. I would highly recommend this tour.
Verified · Beth · Dec 10, 2023 · USA · Female · 55 to 64 years
My husband and I are in our 30’s and we travel a lot. We did the tour in Barcelona with Valentina and she was an absolute delight. Her knowledge of history and of intimate tapas and wine locales made the tour unforgettable. We have already booked another tour with Devour Spain for next week. The tour was wonderful!
Verified · Karli · Dec 10, 2023 · USA · Female · 25 to 34 years

Meeting Point

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Meeting Point

We'll meet in Plaça de Ramon Berenguer el Gran next to the Ramon Berenguer equestrian statue. The square is located next to Via Laietana. Your guide will be holding a red Devour Tours bag and a Devour Barcelona sign.

Please meet 15 minutes prior to the tour start time.


Can my dietary needs be accommodated on this tour?
This tour is adaptable for: - Vegetarians - Pescatarians - Dairy free - Pregnant women We love providing delicious options for those with dietary needs. If you have a dietary requirement or food allergy, please note it when booking. This tour is not recommended for vegans and, due to the risk of gluten cross-contamination, this tour is not recommended for those with celiac disease. Due to the amount of wine stops on this tour, it is not recommended for children or adults who do not drink alcohol.
Will my tour run in the order that is described?
Please note that this description is an example and stops or tastes may vary depending on the season, day of the week, and group size. Regardless of where your tour goes, you always have a delicious experience.

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