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Our guide was Jan Swerts. June 19 He was a real connoisseur. Tasting his chosen chocolate, beer, food and waffle was a fantastic experience. His explanation was brilliant and funny, making all of us feel like friends. I really thank him for giving us such an indelible memory in Brussels.
Very informative and we learnt a lot in regards to the food and culture... Our tour guide is very warm well verse, fully recommended
This was probably the most enjoyable experience in our entire trip. Most had to do with our tour guide, Marie (or Mary). Marie was enthusiastic to give us a good time. She was very attentive from taking us to taste and appreciate the Brussels beers as she was very concerned that we taste the best Zealand mussels. And of course she took us to taste the best Belgian waffles. She spent time to explain
the history and background of the city as we walked around during the evening. She paced well
the tour and spent time with us long after the "official' end of the tour. Best is probably her kind, caring and cheerful personality. Thank you Marie!
Sam and Ellen Markowitz, Toronto, Canada
A great way to see Brussels up close, the guide was very informative and relaxed. Also enjoyed the delicious Belgian samplings, a lovely, fun and informative evening in Brussesl.
We had a small group, 4 of us. Nadia was fantastic! First, we sampled Belgian chocolates and beer. After, we had a fabulous dinner at a local restaurant. We tried several dishes, including the mussels, all were fantastic. Last, we finished the night with waffles and coffee. This is a terrific tour and we highly recommend!
We had a great time on this tour. There were eight of us ladies plus another group of five ladies so Stephan had his hands full! The cherry beer at 8% is fab - try it! Go to Brussels and go on this tour! We also did a chocolate tour by the same company with Mark which was also fab!
I wish I could rate this tour higher than 5 stars, but for now 5 will due.
This tour was such a great experience and the food was just amazing. If you travel to Brussels and do not take this tour I feel sorry for you.
The tour guides were great and the chef produced top quality dishes.
We did Gourmet Belgian Food tour and really enjoyed it. We had done similar tour in Barcelona but this one was much better and different. Our tour guide Marc (he is also the owner of this tour company) did a great job. He started the Tour in his apartment where traditional Belgian food was served, accompanied by good wines and beer.It was very nice atmosphere, you get a chance to talk to different people from other countries .At the end of the dinner Marc took us to traditional Belgian cafe for famous Belgian waffle. Marc is a great guide,very knowledgeable and has great sense of humor.Thank you Marc! This tour is a must if you want to eat Belgian food and get information about Belgian cuisine.
The tour was very good. We went to three traditional restaurants and had very good food. Plus Raoul provided us with a lot of information about the area, history, people, etc. It was nice that there were only 3 tourists in the group so it felt like we were out with friends rather than on a tour.
The guide was fantastic and the food and company amazing. Would definitely book this tour again.
Delicious! Tour started at the Royal Toones bar and then we went to Chez Patrick for mussels, ham with endives, shrimp in a cream sauce, and plenty of Bordeaux wine. Then we finished the meal at a dessert place for a traditional Belgian waffle. Our tour guides were fantastic! And, they were kind enough to give me a ride back to my apartment because it was late at night and didn't want me walking the streets alone! Very nice!
It was fun! Our guide was very educative and told us a lot about Belgium cousine and its beers. We tastes very good beers, traditional Belgium dishes and desserts. I would recommend this tour for everyone.
Excellent fun! The food was delicious and the company our little group formed was charming. Although we deviated from the published itinerary a bit, the guide was superb and it became like having a meal (an excellent) one with friends. Highly recommended.
I think anyone visiting Brussels should take this tour. The sites and food were amazing! Our tour guide, Marc, was very well versed with Brussels. He took us to the oldest bar, Chimay, which has been around since the 1600's. While there I tried a blueberry and rasberry beer that was out of this world. Word to the wise--don't go if you've already eaten. Go hungry because you will definitely eat until your heart is content. Everything was so fresh and delicious. I'm making myself hungry just thinking about it (lol). All I know is I will definitely return to Brussels again.
My husband and I enjoyed the tour and guide. The only problem I have is this was NOT gourmet, this was local food - still good, but not what the title suggests. We went to one pub for beer, one restaurant for (bad) wine, mussels and stews, the had a waffle and chocolate truffle. With all the gourmet restaurants on Brussels, I don't see how they think this is gourmet.
Great guide! The restaurant where we stopped for tastings was excellent. Great to try Brussels specialties! The waffle was a perfect end to the night!
A nice way to spend a few hours, being taken around interesting streets we would never have found otherwise, by a pleasant guide, with odd stop offs for food and refreshment.
Brilliant, especially so it was such a small group. Guide, Stefan, was very informative. Thank you for a great evening!
very knowledgable guide, friendly, the food was superb, all in all we had a great time. What really struck us as strange - but was worth it - was the fact that a whole flat was rented where we could sit down, eat, drink and talk like an old group of friends!
I was the only one that turned up. It was nice. Had a nice belgian beer, then had beer braised beef, mussels, fritz, mashed potato with cauliflower, sausage and ham. Belgian waffle was very light and tasty esp after a heavy meal. Guide was great. Walked me to my hotel. Price of tourLittle expensive.
This tour was a fun tour. It ended up being all women which made it more fun for us all. The food was not gourmet but typical Belgian food. I would name it the Typical Belgian Cuisine Tour.
A very nice evening. Our guide was a great host and the food was quite good. A good look into the culture.