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Celia Brooks Gastrotours
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Author and TV chef Celia Brooks founded Gastrotours in 2002. Each tour is led by Celia and is a unique opportunity to experience an expert insider's view of London's vibrant culinary hotspots, such as Borough Market and Portobello. These luxury...more
London, England
+44 7956 152899
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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

A brilliant experience from start to finish. Celia was friendly, enthusiastic and knowledgeable of the Markets history and the food and drink on the market stalls. We taste tested many many different types of food and drink from start to finish of the tour. We...More

Thank Heidi K
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Celia Brooks really knows her stuff and her enthusiasm is catching! We tasted many foods and drinks from around the market and the world. Learning the history of the market and some of its traders. Highly recommended if you like food and we finished off...More

Thank Gary D
Reviewed 27 July 2018

A really enjoyable and informative tour of some really nice food shops and restaurants in Covent Garden. Celia is great guide, very friendly and knowledgeable. We tried a good mix of simple, tasty foods and gained an insight into their origins and production, which added...More

Thank nick_southend
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

We had an extremely enjoyable very full morning with Celia at Covent Garden Celia is a charming informative and knowledgeable person . Be prepared to eat and drink your way round places you may not have noticed before .

Thank Geraldine H
Reviewed 30 June 2018

This was our second tour with Celia, the first was Borough Market last year and this time we visited Covent Garden. A different tour in some respects as the venues were further apart but just as enjoyable. Celia makes the tour with her friendly and...More

Thank GOMS2013
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent guide to slightly off grid venues with plenty to taste and try en route. Second time we have been and will probably try another one of Celia’s tours next year. The tours make a great gift as well. Highly recommended. She is interesting and...More

Thank Elisabeth C
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Celia was the perfect host for a really delightful tour of Portobello's cultural and gastronomic history. We really enjoyed the experince of strolling around this lovely corner of London with someone so engaging and knowledgeable.

Thank errnie-the-greek
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Celia’s tours are wonderful value for money. So many foods and drink to sample and learn about in London’s oldest market. You will be amazed just how clean Borough market is and by the courtesy and friendliness of the traders.

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Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Celia’s knowledge and enthusiasm made this tour very special. Gave everyone time to browse, ask questions and arranged lots of delicious tasting. Just wonderful

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Reviewed 17 June 2018

I brought the experience for my husband and my friend also did the same for her husband. It was great going altogether but actually everyone was so friendly - we could have gone on our own. We got to visit places, ordinarily we would not...More

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9 December 2017|
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Response from Brookzita | Property representative |
Hi, gift vouchers are available to purchase on Celia's website or you can book for specific dates for £60pp. Thanks!
3 April 2017|
Response from Brookzita | Property representative |
Hi Patricia These dates are currently available: April 27, May 18, June 15 More dates through September will be added soon. Best wishes Celia
16 April 2015|
Response from Brookzita | Property representative |
Hi Jo. It runs on Friday mornings about twice a month. Check the dates and book on my website. Can't post the url here so Google my name - Celia Brooks - and that should get you there. I hope to see you soon! Warm... More