Weekend Food Tour - Culture and Cuisine in Istanbul

Venture through the streets of Istanbul to try traditional cuisine and learn the city’s culture.

A passionate local guide will take you around historic and vibrant Istanbul to learn about culture and cuisine on this weekend food tour. Stroll through the city to taste new flavors and learn about the history of Istanbul.

Try a crispy flatbread called lahmacun before sampling a doner kebab rated the best in the city. Take a short break to sip Turkish coffee, then sample sheep cheeses with cucumber, olives and tomatoes. Head to a beautiful historic setting to drink wine and try manti pide, then finish with a secret dish.

Large tour groups may be requested to break into smaller individual groups to provide a more inclusive experience.

Alcohol may be enjoyed by those of legal drinking age.

  • Minimum Guests 1
  • Maximum Guests 10
  • Food Stops 7
  • Approximate Duration 3.5 hours
  • Labels City Tours, Walking Food Tours

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12 Apr 2023

We had the best time in Istanbul with Guide Jorge! He took us to restaurants the locals love and we tried lots of classic food. The lahmacun and coffee were my favorite!

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Guide Jorge and their spectacular team of tour guides pride themselves on finding the best eateries and most delicious food for you to try in Istanbul. Their knowledge of the local dining scene matches their love of sharing their incredible discoveries with others. On their exciting tours through the city, you will taste your way through a historic city filled with classic and modern flavor and fascinating culture.

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