Tasty Athens, culinary tour

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This culinary tour in Athens takes you to small family businesses and traditional stores. And of course you visit the Central Market, the heart of Athens, a spectacle of colors, smells and merchants, trying to draw everybody’s attention to their products. This is the place where the Athenians do their shopping, from the grannies in their black dresses to the chefs of the finest restaurants.
You will visit small specialty shops and come across colorful market stalls selling local products. You will learn about different types of olives at the olive oldest shop in Athens and taste creamy Greek yogurt at a dairy store that has been in business since the 30’s. Learn that there are more Greek cheeses than only feta and taste the difference between ouzo and raki.

You will visit Athens most famous deli-store and finish with a glass of fine Greek wine at a trendy wine bar.
Greece has a rich culinary tradition, thanks to its unique mix of influences from both the west and the east and its location on the sea. You will be introduced to Greek culinary habits and learn about the special dishes associated with specific holidays and events.
Take your chance to enjoy a wide variety of Greek delicacies, get acquainted with the rich Greek kitchen and be inspired by the beautiful local products. Enjoy this unique tour in an authentic part of Athens.

It is possible to extend the tour with a wine or beer tasting. This tour is also suitable for vegetarians. If there are participants with food allergies, please let us know in advance.

We can arrange a English-, German-, French- or Dutch-speaking local guide.


  • Day: Monday till Saturday
  • Starting time: Negotiable
  • Starting point: Negotiable
  • Duration: Negotiable
  • Price: On request (depending on your wishes and the size of the group)

Reservations: Please send an email to info@agemcalledathens.com

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