• Location: Lisbon, Portugal
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
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Savor gourmet foods from Portugal during this 3-hour, small-group guided food and wine tour of Lisbon. Taste cheese, pastries, and Port; enjoy a Lisbon wine tasting from the Alentejo; and learn why this region produces some of the world’s best wine. Plus, your guide will provide you with tips on the city’s best eats. This tour is limited to 15 people to ensure a personalized experience.

Highlights

  • Gourmet Portuguese food and wine walking tour in Lisbon
  • Taste Portuguese pastries, cheese, Port and cherry brandy
  • Visit some of the best food purveyors and restaurants in Lisbon
  • Learn about Portugal's food and wine traditions from your local guide
  • Enjoy beautiful views of Lisbon as you walk
  • Small-group limited to 15 people ensures a more personalized experience

What You Can Expect

Lisbon Small-Group Gourmet Portuguese Food and Wine Tour

Lisbon Small-Group Gourmet Portuguese Food and Wine Tour

Meet your guide in central Lisbon (Praça de D. Pedro IV) and begin your small-group gourmet food and wine tour. Throughout the tour you’ll meet locals and learn about traditional Portuguese dishes and culinary culture. Warm up your taste buds during a visit to a local restaurant, with petiscos — Portugal’s version of tapas.

Learn about Lisbon’s cafe culture with visits to the 18th-century Café Nicola, a terrific spot for tertúlias, and discover why Pastelaria Suiça is another landmark of Rossio. You'll also have a chance to try the famous Portuguese Codfish Cake with a glass of refreshing vinho verde (green wine).

Continue to a wine bar in the Bairro Alto quarter for tapas and a glass of local white wine. In the 20th century, the Bairro Alto became Lisbon’s bohemian quarter and the center of its nightlife.

Visit one of the most famous restaurants in Lisbon, Cervejaria da Trindade, known for its seafood and steaks. Then head down the steps of Calçada do Duque, where you'll find a variety of restaurants with great esplanades and music. The area is especially popular during the summer months because of the views over Castle Hill.

Then discover the 100-year-old secrets behind Lisbon’s most delectable sausages, salted Bacalhau, hams, and cheeses at local gourmet shop. At a nearby bar, sip a classic Portuguese cherry brandy and note its similarities with Port, Portugal's famed fortified wine. Learn about the history of the sweet drink as you taste it alongside a piece of São Jorge cheese.

Learn the history of Ginjinha, the favorite liqueur of many Portuguese, and try it at the first place that started to sell it in 1840. Afterward, go to Portas de Santo Antão Street, one of the city’s main entrances, where part of the old Fernandine wall once sat.

Finish your gourmet Portuguese food and wine tour with a meal at the Neo-Moorish Casa do Alentejo, a gorgeous 17th century palace. Taste chouriço sausage, bread, and other local products served with a glass of delicious red wine while admiring one of the most captivating Lisbon interiors. Your tour will conclude here.

Customer Reviews

Calum B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2018

Great experience, friendly guide

Nancy M

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2018

Excellent guide services - her knowledge of food history was superb and the stops we made to sample local cuisine were shops we'd have not found on our own! I'd highly recommend this tour for folks who are not familiar with Portuguese 'tapas.'

Adrian F

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2018

We did this tour with Carolina with a friendly group of fellow tourists. She was a lovely person, knowledgeable and she took us to some very interesting places. The food and drinks were excellent. Our group was a range of personalities and ages and we blended wonderfully.
I would highly recommend this tour when in Lisbon.

Stephanie K

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2018

Tiago was informative and fun to do the tour with. He made us feel safe when a non-tour participant tried to join one of our alcoholic samples, but was also respectful which I admire. He gave us some great history and tips and didnt rush us around the city. Awesome tour!!

Roopesh K

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2018

This was an excellent tour! Joanna was hilarious and so much fun. She knew a lot about the city, it's history and the cuisine. The food tasting was also a great way to understand the Portuguese culture. The cod fish cakes were excellent! Our group that ranged from 20s to 70s bonded so well that we all went for a post-tour Wine-crawl. It turned out to be a highlight of our trip. I highly recommend!

jacksal

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2018

Loved the afternoon small group gourmet food and wine tour with Ricardo and to see Lisbon through his eyes. I did the morning small group walking tour with Ricardo, so we spent a full day together and the tours were both mostly different. Loved the food tasting, from codfish cakes to cheese, marmalade, sausage and local bread, tapas. Wine tasting from Port, Ginja liquor, red, green and white wines. Meeting people from around the world was also another highlight of the tour, sharing insights into what makes us similar, yet different and sharing an experience where I made new friends. Thoroughly recommend the tour and Ricardo.

saraiva.jennifer1985

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2018

Great food. Tour guide was knowledgeable. Met people from all over the world!

Leia V

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2018

Loved this so much! I am solo traveler and this tour was perfect! And tour guide Tiago was fantastic. Even though it rained through half of our tour and it rained HARD, everyone was laughing, smiling and having a great time! Great way to make new friends and get to find some shortcuts around Lisbon. Highly recommend!

Su United Kingdom

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2018

This was a brilliant tour. We did this on our second day in Lisbon and it really helped to see areas of Lisbon we probably wouldn't have seen. I love food tours. They are such a good way to find out about the food and culture. Pedro our guide was interesting and knowledgeable and added so much to our knowledge and understanding of Lisbon/Portugal. We were given tastes of food and wine including the cherry liquor. The wine in Portugal is really good. We were a group of 10 and Pedro was attentive to the different interests and expectations of the group. He was keen at the end to offer personalized suggestions to individuals/couples according to what they were interested in. I would thoroughly recommend this tour. Thank you Pedro.

Lorraine I

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2018

Tiago was a wonderful guide, so humourous, informed and interesting. The tour covered quite a wide area of downtown Lisbon and we were able to sample many of the foods and wines particular to there. The tour was almost 5 hours, but it did not seem long, as it was so interesting and the small group numbers added to the appeal of this tour. I would thoroughly recommend it.

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