Time: Fortnightly, Saturdays at 10am
Duration: 2.5-3 hours
Meeting Point: David Jones, Barangaroo
Sydney’s food culture is constantly evolving. There are always new restaurants opening or another cafe hiding in the recesses of this busy city. It is also home to some of the best chocolatiers in the country, ready for you to discover them.
This tour is a chance to discover some of Sydney’s best chocolate purveyors, right in the heart of the CBD. You’ll learn about the history of chocolate, and hear insights into chocolate making from an independent chocolatier.
You’ll sample the chocolate products at each venue you visit, including a very-special hot chocolate beverage tasting.
You will visit a variety of venues around the city, with a sit-down break along the way. There will be some walking involved on the day, so please wear comfortable shoes and bring an umbrella if the weather calls for it.
The tour price includes the services of a local guide, and all chocolate tastings on the day. Not every venue on the tour may be able to cater for gluten or dairy free, so please indicate your requirements at the time of booking. This tour is not suitable for children under the age of 13 years.
If you’re looking for a few hours of fun on the weekend, meet new people, and discovering new things about your city, Foodi tours will show you where to start.To request a private tour for 8 or more, click here.
Refund Policy: Full refunds given with 5 days notice.
Dates can be changed with 3 days notice.
Terms and Conditions: Please be advised that although we make every effort to ensure that we accurately represent Foodi's service and products, venues are subject to availability, and we reserve the right to make changes to all samples on tours. If low bookings will prevent a tour from becoming financially or experientially viable, Foodi reserves the right to cancel any particular tour date, after bookings have officially closed for the week. Variables between tours, mean that minimum numbers will fall between 4 - 6 people.
We had a great time sampling Sydney's Chocolates. Gay was a great host. 5/5 by Melissa Hamblin 2-12-2019
Choices of venues is excellent and it was great to hear more about Sydney from Gabrielle. 5/5 by Robert Vrtkovski 3-11-2019
It was quite good, I really enjoyed the day. The guide was great. 5/5 by Therese Therese - Terry Pisani 3-11-2019
Excellent informative guide. 5/5 by Suzanne Reed 20-10-2019
Fantastic- but you have to love chocolate 5/5 by Fiona Spinks 12-9-2019
Gabriel was a great guide. Informative and friendly 5/5 by amanda drury 24-8-2019
Really enjoyed the tour & discovered places that I didn't know existed that I would definitely go back to. Gabriel was a very good guide - very caring about all in the group and that we could all hear her. 4/5 by Mrs Elizabeth Jones 12-8-2019
We went as a family and really enjoyed this event. There was a lot of variety and it was lovely to see and sample the diverse range of chocolate products available in Sydney. I hadn’t heard of a couple of the shops prior to the tour so they were great discoveries. Overall it was thoroughly enjoyable and Gabriel was a very knowledgeable and pleasant tour guide. 5/5 by Penny Whitfield 10-8-2019
The chocolate tour was very enjoyable. I definitely loved the set up in getting to choose your own chocolate and drink and I was very surprised that my whole group ended up getting very full by the end of the tour. 4/5 by Geena Deierl 21-7-2019
Excellent guide. Good chocolate venues and talk about origins of chocolate. Also enjoyed the historical aspects of the iconic buildings: the Strand arcade, Angel Place and the QVB.
Highly recommended tour. 4/5 by Margaret Rudling 20-7-2019
Very well organised, Gabriel was an excellent guide with a great knowledge of chocolate it was set at a good pace, we never felt rushed. A great tour for chocolate lovers like myself. 5/5 by barbara milburn 13-7-2019
It was very interesting. Nice to see so many chocolate places that we didn’t know about. 4/5 by Kayleen Dawson 1-7-2019
A most enjoyable tour with a very experienced guide 5/5 by Vincent Elliott 30-6-2019
Very informative. Done well. 5/5 by Janakie & Tilak Rajapaksa 16-6-2019
Fantastic locations - fantastic tour guide - fantastic overall! Well-worth the price. Thank you Gabriel & Foodi! 5/5 by Josephine Bonello 2-6-2019
Very well organized & delivered , Gay knows her chocolate information & Sydney historical facts. She's very friendly & still professional. Great tour, very good value too! 5/5 by Jacinta Lee 1-6-2019
I loved the history of chocolate and the points of interests in Sydney on the tour. The sample at the end of the tour was a really lovely treat that is delicious. 5/5 by Fiona Jang 20-5-2019
Gay was very knowledgeable. The tour was fun and I enjoyed it. 4/5 by Corinne Balkos 20-5-2019
I thought it was just splendid! Gabriel was knowledgeable, easy to speak with and very aware of keeping to time. 5/5 by Jan Hartmann 5-5-2019
We enjoyed the variety of different stores visited - previously unknown to us. It was at a relaxed pace with a knowledgeable host. Good value for money. Lots of walking but we enjoyed that. 5/5 by Anne Neilson 5-5-2019
Interesting 5/5 by Linda kelbie 5-5-2019
The event was fantastic! The chocolates are so delicious. Very informative. Learnt history of chocolates it was awesome. Lovely & friendly group. Tour guide Gay is very nice person, easy to talk to, softly spoken, kind and very informative, she obviously knows her chocolates! Thank you very much. 5/5 by Agnes Asbury 4-5-2019
Loved it! Would highly recommend it. The guide Gabriel was lovely, very knowledgable and interesting. The places visited were very good. Did not know about 4/5 places that we visited. The selection of samples we tasted were delicious! Good having a taste of chocolate in various forms. Had not visited the Forgotten song Art installation in Angel Place in before. This was interesting. Also being told about the history of the buildings was interesting too.
There was plenty of time to taste things, buy things and look around and talk to people. The tour was the right length of time. 5/5 by Lynette Anderson 10-4-2019
5/5 by Ian Anderson 9-4-2019
Very good and interesting tour 5/5 by Robyn hanna 26-3-2019
It was good fun. We live in Sydney and yet we were shown parts of the city that we didn't know. Gabriel was very pleasant and very knowledgeable. She had done her homework and was able to impart many interesting snippets of information. The chocolate tastings were divine. 5/5 by Valerie and Gerrard Rugg 23-3-2019
Really amazing 5/5 by SAYANTANI Chatterjee 9-3-2019
It was a great tour, to the little chocolate boutique. Amazing to walk around the city to places you don’t know you in the city. 5/5 by DANIELLE NIELSEN 9-3-2019
A great morning - the places we visited were a good balance of known and hidden gems with delicious tastings and knowledge shared. 5/5 by Megan Riches 24-2-2019
This tour was a gift so I didn’t know what to expect. I found it to be a delightful experience. With Gabriel leading us on the tour not only explaining about the origins of chocolate but also some of the history of the buildings we were in. It was very enjoyable. You have a great tour leader taking the chocolate lovers around the city. 5/5 by Sharolyn Andrews 23-2-2019