Culinary Tours | Athens Old Town Food Experience (AGT7)

  • Drink traditional Greek coffee or frappe and savor traditional Greek Yogurt accompanied by spoon sweets, nuts, or any toppings of your choice
  • Indulge in mouthwatering sweet and savory delicacies, including the famous spanakopita and loukoumades (Greek fried doughnuts)
  • Sample souvlaki, a must-try dish on any food tour
  • Learn about the Mediterranean diet and its benefits
  • Explore the charming neighborhoods of Plaka, and Monastiraki on foot
  • Visit the bustling Athens Central Market
  • Vegetarian-friendly options available
  • Small-group tour for a more personalized experience

Join our small group Athens Food Tour and discover the enchanting beauty of Athens' Old Town as you stroll through its narrow pathways lined with charming white-washed houses and picturesque old chapels. With breathtaking views and stunning photo opportunities, you'll enjoy must-try flavors of Greece, including traditional iced coffee and delectable delicacies while exploring this captivating neighborhood.

Our immersive tour guides you through the historic and vibrant neighborhood of Plaka, nestled in the heart of Athens. Plaka is renowned for its colorful buildings, traditional architecture, and enchanting atmosphere. Additionally, you'll have the chance to explore the lively Athens Central Market, an unparalleled historic food market in Europe. Here, you'll witness animated food sellers, bustling fishmongers, and energetic butchers, all vying for your attention. Please keep in mind that the central market is closed on Sundays. However, our food expert will ensure you don't miss out, as they will guide you to explore other remarkable places in the vicinity. 

Experience the irresistible aroma of freshly baked savory pies straight from the oven. From tantalizing displays of Greek pastries to the invigorating sips of iced coffee, this mouthwatering food tour promises an unforgettable experience for every visitor to Athens.

We've designed our Athens Food Tour to accommodate vegetarians, with just one stop featuring a meat tasting. For those with alternative dietary preferences, please don't hesitate to request suitable samplings. However, please be aware that options for other dietary restrictions such as gluten-free or dairy-free are limited. If you have specific dietary requirements or serious food allergies, reach out to us or call us before booking the tour, and we'll make every effort to cater to your needs.

  • Food specialist local tour leader
  • Market visit
  • Greek coffee
  • Greek yogurt
  • Spanakopita "Spinach pie"
  • Athens Guide magazine for ideas on things to do
  • Athens map


  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Gratuities (gratuity rates in Greece are around 10% of service cost)

Meeting point

At Fresko Yogurt Bar Thissio, Apostolou Pavlou 11, Athens 118 51 (400 meters from Thissio metro station). Look for your host with an orange sign that says “Athens Walking Tours.” 

Please be at the meeting point 15 minutes prior to the tour departure time.

Please note, there are 2 FRESKO Yogurt Bar locations in Athens. Please make sure you are at the Thissio FRESKO Yogurt Bar in order not to miss your tour. 

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