Tastes & Traditions of Lisbon Food Tour

418 reviews

3.5 hours

Max 10

Why take this food 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 9 tastes and 3 drinks at 7 small businesses in Baixa, Chiado, and Cais do Sodré. Enough food for breakfast and lunch.
  • Learn how to spot the best and most authentic dishes, so you can have a great meal every time.
  • Discover how Portugal’s history of exploration has influenced each and every bite throughout the day.
  • Taste the foods and drinks that make Lisbon, Lisbon—salt cod, cherry liqueur, the famous custard tarts, and so much more!
  • Explore the most historic corners of Lisbon’s city center and old port, and discover how they’ve shaped the city’s story.
  • Savor one of Portugal’s best-loved dishes in a family-run tasca and taste for yourself why simplicity is key in Portuguese cuisine.
  • Sites Visited
  • Baixa
  • Chiado
  • Bica
  • Cais do Sodré
  • Historic Pastry Shop
  • Traditional Grocery Store
  • Ginjinha Stall
  • Local Restaurant
  • Seafood Store
  • Confectionery Store
  • Tour Includes
  • 9 food tastings
  • 7 delicious tasting stops
  • 3 drink tastings
  • Expertly guided walking tour
  • Local English-speaking food guide

Step into the family-run small businesses that have shaped Lisbon’s cuisine and culture over the centuries

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Total Customer Reviews: 418

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4.8 /5
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Merritt was the kindest and most knowledgeable tour guide I have ever had. Everything was delicious, especially the bifana and ginjinha. The only thing we had an issue with was the texture of the soft chicken sausage! Not used to soft sausage. However, every other dish was delicious and wonderful. We will definitely recommend wander and Merritt to anyone traveling to the area.
Verified · Colin · May 20, 2024 · USA · Male · 25 to 34 years
Verified · Sharon · Apr 29, 2024 · USA · Female · 55 to 64 years
This was a fantastic tour. We did a morning/lunch tour, Davide was our guide and we enjoyed everything about the tour - the guide, the food, the information we received, the overall experience. We would highly recommend tours related to food and drink, and this tour with Devour was excellent.
Verified · Fiona · Apr 23, 2024 · Australia · Female · 55 to 64 years
Weve been watching James and his family on YouTube for a while, so we just had to try Devour tours for our very first food tour ever. Our tour encompassed so much more than just stopping to eat small bites here and there - we learned so much not only about the gastronomy but how it affected local culture, history and even the language. We went back to one of the places later for seconds! We were thrilled with our guide who blended our small group from 3 different continents into a warm gathering, sharing an adventure. We watch James because he is engaging, educational and entertaining - we felt those qualities throughout our experience! Obrigada!
Verified · Michelle · Apr 21, 2024 · USA · Female · 55 to 64 years
So great that I booked another one in another city.
Verified · Mary · Apr 18, 2024 · USA · Female · 75 or older years


Is this tour accessible for wheelchairs, strollers or for those with mobility impairments?
Unfortunately due to the nature of this tour it is not suitable for guests with mobility impairments, or for wheelchairs or strollers. Please contact the Guest Experience team at [email protected] or call +39 068-596-0143 (Italy) or 888-683-8670 (USA) to make alternative arrangements.
How much walking does this tour involve?
This is a walking tour that requires uphill and downhill walking on uneven streets, including a couple fairly steep streets. Guests should be able to walk at a moderate pace without difficulty and we recommend wearing comfortable shoes.
Can my dietary needs be accommodated on this tour?
This tour is adaptable for: - Vegetarians - Pescatarians - 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, dairy free, or gluten free.
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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