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Eat Walk Edinburgh

Opens in 9 min: 09:00 - 21:00
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“haggis”(155 reviews)
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Eat walk Edinburgh offer two Food walking tours. One explores Edinburgh's Old & New towns and the other the lower half of the Royal Mile called the Canongate. On each of these tours you will visit unusual/hidden restaurants, bars and shops. There...more
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 21:00
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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23 Ivy Terrace, Edinburgh EH11 1PJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We have been on several food tours in Italy, United States and Canada. This tour was excellent. It had a great balance of touring the city, eating and drinking. The tour was a walking tour with several food and drinks stops. Some of the tours...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for this great review, I am glad you enjoyed the tour. Edinburgh is a hilly city, very compact, so we do cover both the Old and New Town. But the walk is broken up with seated food/drink stops every 15-20 minutes.

Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a great time, starting with a Bloody Mary for breakfast with haggis canapés-perfect start to the tour. We had a very interesting walk to the lesser visited part of Edinburgh and visited small scale artisanal producers/sellers. On the way we learnt some interesting...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jennifer N
ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Appreciate you taking the time to write a review about the Canongate Brunch tour which takes in the Lower half of the Royal Mile. As you say this tour takes in a few shops as well as bars and restuarants where you get to chat...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed the eat/walk tour. We got some interesting information along the way and went to some great places to eat. Definitely recommend this.

Date of experience: December 2018
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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for taking the time to write a review it is greatly appreciated. We do try and show people restaurant and bars that they may not find on their own.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Really great experience which included great food and drinks. Also learnt about Edinburgh and Alan was really knowledgable. Would definitely recommend this tour

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dawn741
ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for the lovely review I am glad you enjoyed the tour. As you write we not only talk about Scottish food and drink on the tour but as we walk between stops we will also talk about the history of the city.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family of four totally enjoyed the experience. In addition to sampling a wide range of food and drink, it was a great walking tour of the Edinburgh. We began up at the Royal Mile and ended towards the other side of New Town. The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Neil P
ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Appreciate you taking the time to write a review, I am glad to hear you enjoyed the tour. As you say we try to take the tour at a leisurely pace with table reservations at each stop so there is time to sit and relax...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went on a tour with Alan and our 8 month old son - and it was brilliant! I was worried it would be difficult with a baby and a pram - but Alan was very inclusive - changing the route slightly...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to write a review I am glad you enjoyed the tour. As you say the headsets are a good additon to the tour as they allow people to hear what the guide is saying as they walk between venues at...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The walk was nice (just the 4 of us) and the guide told many stories. But the £59 pp we considered too much. We got some Haggis and mushrooms on toast, tried some deer, got a fudge bar and a 50 ml bottle of whisky....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Silvia S
ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am sorry to hear you didn't find the tour good value as we do always try and ensure that the food and drink tastings with the guide’s stories of the history of the area make for an enjoyable experience but this does not seem...More

Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

We were travelling as a group of three couples and really enjoyed the walking tour. We had a very knowledgeable guide and tried some fantastic different foods. I suggest you be brave and try a little bit of everything- you will be surprised! Also enjoyed...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the lovely review it is greatly appreciated. Glad you enjoyed the food & drink tastings and our whisky stop. The tour does cover about 2.5 miles over the 3-3.5 hours but is broken up with seated stops every 15-20 minutes.

Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

I took my second day in Scotland. It was a perfect way to walk some of the city, hear history from the guide and taste food and whiskey at some restaurants. The food was excellent! I recommend you take the tour at the beginning of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kim W
ATChalmers, Manager at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Appreciate you taking the time to write a review I am glad you enjoyed the tour. You are correct taking a tour at beginning of your stay as it does set you up for the rest of your stay .As we try to give a...More

Reviewed 11 December 2018

Met Julie our guide for a delicious breakfast and then just carried on eating. Julie was very knowledgeable and made our stay in Edinburgh even more enjoyable.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Marie S
ATChalmers, Owner at Eat Walk Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Thanks for taking the time to write a review it is greatly appreciated, glad to hear you enjoyed the tour with Julie.

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Carrie L
31 March 2018|
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Yes you can book online at our website, There is a link to our web site on our TripAdvisor page. We have tours running every day except Sunday.
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davidann5355
24 February 2018|
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Yes there has only to be a few changes made to what is tasted. There is even gluten free haggis and we have gluten free oatcakes at the cheese stop. Alan
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14 September 2017|
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Hi The tour has five stops, for food tastings and three of the stops also have drink tatsings. Food served equates to a two course lunch with drinks. We provide soft drink alternatives to anyone not wishing to consume... More
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