Taste Authentic Cuisine
Enjoy a Private Barcelona Tapas Tour
Looking to try authentic Spanish & Catalonian cuisine? There’s no better way to taste it all than on a private tapas tour! Explore Barcelona tapas culture with a private guide dedicated to your group. During this three-hour walking tour, you will taste up to eight different local specialties, try local cava and wine, and get great recommendations on other bars and restaurants to try during your stay in Barcelona. This is the perfect family or couple activity during your first few days in the city. Our local, passionate guides will equip you with the knowledge to make the most of your trip!
Good to Know
Your tour meets in the corner of Plaça Sant Jaume near the intersection Carrer del Call and Carrer de Sant Honorat near the Sunglass Hut. Look for your guide with a Fat Tire Tours t-shirt. The closest metro stations are Jaume I (L4) and Liceu (L3). Please arrive 15 minutes prior to tour departure.
Frequently Asked Questions
I have dietary restrictions. Can they be accommodated?
Please email us or add a note to the “Comments” section at checkout to notify us of any allergies and ask if they can be accommodated. We will do our best to find a suitable alternative, but the restaurants are not always guaranteed to be able to replace the foods included.
This tour is suitable for pescatarians, but unfortunately the options offered by the restaurants are unable to accommodate replacements for vegetarians or vegans. Gluten free options are available, but for those with Celiac disease, the restaurants cannot guarantee that food has been untouched by gluten during preparation.
How much food is included?
Your tour includes 8 different food tastings. Many people find this to be plenty for dinner. Your tour also includes Cava, wine, and water.
Are the food and drinks included in the tour price?
Yes, the cost of your eight food tastings are included, along with Cava, wine, and drinking water. Additionally, a drink is included at the Flamenco Show should you opt to include this.
General Tour Questions
Where is the tour meeting point?
This tour meet at the corner of Plaça Sant Jaume near the intersection Carrer del Call and Carrer de Sant Honorat near the Starbucks. The best address for a taxi is Plaça de Sant Jaume, 3, 08002 Barcelona, Spain.
Is this tour appropriate for children or families?
Reserving a private tour is ideal for families with children. We do recommend this tour for teenagers and older since it is a late-night tour, but you know your children best. Some venues are crowded, and there is not always seating available, so please take that into consideration. There is not room in some of the venues for strollers.
What's the difference between the Barcelona Tapas Tour and the Tapas Tour with Flamenco Show?
The only difference between these two tours and is the inclusion of the flamenco show at the conclusion of that tour.
What is your weather policy?
All of our tours operate rain or shine, and we have rain ponchos available in our office for purchase.
Is this tour wheelchair accessible?
Yes, this tour is wheelchair accessible.
How long is this tour and how much walking is involved?
This tour is approximately 3 hours long (without the Flamenco Show) and we’ll walk a little less than a mile (1.5km).
What is your cancellation policy?
Due to the nature of guide scheduling for private tours, cancellations or rescheduling requests must be done at least 7 days in advance of the activity start time to be eligible for a full refund. Reschedulings are subject to availability and fare difference may apply.