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Want to get off the tourist track and have an authentic ‘Madrileno' experience? Join us on a ‘gastronomico' tour, and let us guide you round some of the delights that the real Madrid has to offer. Adventurous Appetites is the ultimate food tour...more
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All reviews first night tapas tour guide ivan fun eating great company great group highlight of our trip whole group an excellent guide a lot of fun different parts small group spanish culture different foods spanish food spain intro
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We spent the night with one other couple and we had James as our tour guide. James is so funny and he created such a great atmosphere. He doesn't have a pre-selected menu for you, he gets to know what you like and what you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank arvinfekri
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommended! Miryam was very nice and proffesional, the group was nice, places different from each other, and it certainly gave us a special experiance.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lovely evening with Charlie and the other guests. I find official historian based tours a little dry and so this is a great combo of fun, facts, orientation, advice and eating. Highly recommend it if you want to see the city in...More

1  Thank louisaw514
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

James was an awesome guide who kept us in stitched most of the night. The tour was better than other food tours I've been on as the food wasn't pre-selected like most. James got to know the group and ordered the things we all wanted...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank gatr86
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

James is a wonderful guy full of wit and humor. He took very good care of us and asked what we liked and didn't. He knows great selections of tapas and libations in all the places. We had a great time eating and drinking. Couldn't...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Gerald H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our group was small due to a last minute cancellation. However, that did not make it any less fun. Miriam was phenomenal at choosing locals places for us based on our likes. Not only did she spend time answering our many random questions, she genuinely...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank BusinessTraveller613
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took a tour with Charlie on October 8th. There were a few other Americans and a guy in his early 20s from Australia. I value the ultimate freedom of traveling independently and am very hesitant to anything as part of a tour group, but...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Allison B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A great way to see the city whilst enjoying great food and wine in good company. Miriam kept us all entertained with great anecdotes and humour, whilst making sure the food and drink kept coming. We just put money into the kitty and that kept...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank baldandfat
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

We took the evening tour with Miriam. Our group had people from the USA and the UK, and it was a great way to share the experience of learning about tapas, enjoy great food and wine, company, stories and see Madrid in action on a...More

1  Thank Allan S
Reviewed 19 October 2018

A great night out and introduction to Madrid. Our guide Miriam was charming and very knowledgeable about her beautiful city.Drinks generally good and the food gave you a feel for a Tapas night out. A great way to meet other visitors from around the world...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Paradise435830
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Expansive plazas, local and foreign crowds, street
performers, colorful lights, window shopping,
restaurant signs promising the best paella, ham, and
churros con chocolate- this is downtown Madrid, a
collection of plazas interconnected by a network of
side streets. Some of these side streets are wide
pedestrian shopping routes, and some are hidden, so
it's possible to duck in and out of the bustle as
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13 February 2018|
Response from vagabond_b | Reviewed this property |
I remember my fitbit that day being over 5 miles and I maybe walked 2 outside of the tour. That being said, I walked from my hotel to the meeting point. Your parents could taxi to the meeting point and taxi back to the... More
Kristyn K
13 February 2018|
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The longest walk we had from one venue to another was a little over 10 mins. The rest were approx 5 mins max. At the end of the night we finished at a location and James was very happy to help with taxis so not problem... More
4 January 2018|
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I went on the tour having dietary exclusions and they were very accommodating. There were plenty of vegetarian options available and they do take into account what you can/can't eat in the price you pay on the evening for... More