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Balkan Bites Food Tours

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English
Guru: Dany
Registered on August 30, 2017

We are a small group of local guides that want to share what we love about Sofia.

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Balkan Bites is an attempt at providing travelers to Sofia with the first free daily food tour in Europe and maybe the world. The idea is to take a tour of some of the more interesting and trendy family owned restaurants that Sofia has to offer and enjoy some traditional Bulgarian cuisine, while hearing about some of the history and customs that helped make them became staple foods in Bulgaria, by our trained guides.

Maximum number of guests: 15

Bookings are valid till 2 p.m. so please be on time. Groups of 4+ should contact us in advance. We cannot accept bookings of larger groups or same day reservations.

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  • Meeting point:
    ulitsa Georgi S Rakovski 98 1000 Sofi...
    ulitsa Georgi S Rakovski 98 1000 Sofia Center Sofia Bulgaria
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    Meeting point is next to the big head statue of Stefan Stambolov in Crystal Park

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

154 ratings
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Vish 20 Sep 2022
Toronto
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Travelled in couple - Sep 2022

Evo did a great tour, will definitely recommend.

Chloe 05 Sep 2022
Taipei
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Travelled alone - Sep 2022

Our tour with Ivo was great, we could actually try out real food, both traditional and modern! They give interesting anecdotes for each thing we tried. Def recommend!

Nicholas 04 Sep 2022
Shelby Township
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Travelled in group - Aug 2022

This is a fantastic, fun, and enjoyable tour! For being free, it really provided a lot. You get a great overview of food culture in Sofia, then at each place, you get ...

Nick 02 Sep 2022
San Francisco
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Travelled in couple - Aug 2022

Amazing tour with Daniella. We went to some really quality places that are highly ranked on TripAdvisor. Can’t believe the food was included as part of the free tour. ...

Giuseppe 01 Sep 2022
Bologna
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Travelled in couple - Aug 2022

Dara is very competent about the history of balcanic cuisine. She took us to an incredible tour that we will never forget! She is very ironic and kind. Great choice of...

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What should you know?

Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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