Gourmet Foodie Tour for 2, MEL
Immerse yourself in the Food Capital of Australia
Truly the gift for the ultimate food-lovers; luxurious, indulgent and seriously delicious, our Exclusive Gourmet Tour for 2 with a Melbourne Foodie expertly showcases some of the most incredible culinary produce the food capital of Australia has to offer. Over 6 hours, the pair will be taken around in silver service transport, complete with their own personal foodie guide – eating and drinking their way through the best spots.
Meeting either at their hotel or Federation Square on the corner of Flinders and Swanston Streets, the pair will be greeted by chef and food author, Allen Campion – who will be their personal Melbourne food expert guide for the tour. The first stop will be at the Queen Victoria Markets – a famous icon in Melbourne city – and will explore the stores and stalls, enjoying coffee and samplings from some of the best, and learning the history of the market itself.
Books for Cooks is the next stop – a boutique bookstore that showcases the finest books covering food, wine and culinary arts, both recycled and new. The tour will then make its way to the Italian suburb of Carlton, filled with incredible restaurants and shops, where they will visit the likes of Brunetti, DOC and Baker D. Chirico to delight in parmigiana reggiano, prosciutto and prosecco.
The next stop is truly for those lovers of anything sweet – Burch & Purchese Sweet Studio is a unique dessert store extravaganza, filled with the incredible creations of Darren Purchese, a pastry maestro. The tour will continue in the heart of the city; exploring laneways and alleys truly unique to Melbourne, where they will be taken to an underground maturation room for cheese tastings, before moving onto sample some native Australia bush food, artisan gelato, and homemade chocolates.
After this, the pair will investigate the Flinders Lane precinct, where Allen will showcase some of Melbourne’s best restaurants and cocktail bars on route to their final destination, Cumulus Inc restaurant. Here they will finish up the tour enjoying award winning signature dishes, and a glass of wine.
All of the delicious delights enjoyed by the pair throughout the tour, along with their own personal guide and luxurious transport is all included in our tour. A truly indulgent gift to lavish on a foodie couple – whether local or visiting Melbourne. Everything But Flowers experience vouchers are redeemable directly with the experience provider with full details provided upon purchase. Recipients have 3 years to use the full value of the voucher.