Tastes & Traditions of Barcelona Food Tour

309 reviews

3.5 hours

Max 12

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 enough food for both breakfast and lunch at 7 classic establishments
  • Step inside a market only locals know about
  • Discover the fascinating history behind the creation of some of Barcelona’s most iconic dishes
  • Explore two quintessential Barcelona neighborhoods, El Born and La Barceloneta, on a walking history tour.
  • Learn how to identify authentic paella – and try some for yourself!
  • Soak up Barcelona through its bakeries, bodegas and food shops
  • Sites Visited
  • Born Neighborhood
  • Barceloneta Neighborhood
  • Santa Caterina Market
  • Plaçeta d’en Marcus
  • Passeig del Born
  • Santa Maria del Mar church
  • El Fossar de les Moreres
  • Malcuinat and Dames streets
  • Plaça Poeta Bosca
  • Tour Includes
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Expertly guided walking tour
  • 7 tasting stops with 12+ tastes and 3 drinks

Discover the real Barcelona through its iconic food

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Total Customer Reviews: 309

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Our walking tour with Alex M.was a wonderful way to spend a morning/early afternoon eating our way through Barcelona! Alexs background in the food industry was invaluable as he was able to speak about the quality and preparation of the food/drink we sampled. Each stop we made highlighted the best of what that type of food had to offer us. Our family of four (including two teenagers) enjoyed Alexs sense of humor, expert knowledge, and love of Catalan food!
Verified · Deena · Jul 05, 2024 · USA · Female · 45 to 54 years
Fantastic tour - value for money and Nika was amazing.
Verified · Debra · Jun 05, 2024 · United Kingdom · Female · 55 to 64 years
Hector was an excellent guide. Professional, funny, knowledgeable and good company. He knows his subject well and shares his enthusiasm for Catalan food.
Verified · amy · Apr 20, 2024
We took the food tour with The Amazing Benedetta!! She was extremely knowledgeable, super nice and friendly, we had so much fun with her, time just flew. The food and beverages were yummy , plenty of interesting sites and history. Thank you soooo much Benedeta for an amazing day in Barcelona????
Verified · Chen · Apr 17, 2024 · Israel · Female · 25 to 34 years
This was an exceptional food tour. Hector, our guide, was passionate about Spanish food, wine and culture and knew so much. Without the tour, I would have walked and walked around old town and Barceloneta and would have found nothing! There is a labyrinth of paths and alley ways. I knew this tour met at Santa Caterina market and booked a hotel close to this so I could easily walk to it. I really enjoy markets in any city and this market was easy to navigate ie not too big. We had cava, cheeses, hams. Then walked to a patisserie and other places and then walked to Barceloneta for a lunch of paella. I would definitely recommend this tour.
Verified · Catherine · Mar 28, 2024 · Canada · Female

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