Discover one of Paris’ most elegant residential areas during your gastronomic Tour de France! Your expert epicurean guide leads you to the best-kept foodie secrets of the 7th arrondissement. Set around the best gourmet street in the area, the famous rue Cler, this group excursion is the perfect blend of rustic French flavors and fabulous modern influences.
Follow an expert local as you eat your way from one shop to the next, tasting 8 different specialties, meeting passionate vendors and learning the tricks of how to shop like a confident Parisian. Cheese & wine, chocolate, pastries, and other regional delights await you!
Your gastronomic adventure begins at the local boulangerie where you'll sample a selection of exquisite traditional pastries. Like with all of the stops on this tour, you'll get insider tips on each delicacy’s history, how it’s made and which regions produce the best.
Calling all chocoholics: there'll be a chance to sample treats from one of the most revered chocolate makers in. If you're lucky you may even catch a glimpse of the chocolate hero himself! For your second dose of sugar heaven, you'll visit one seriously charming boutique selling only one thing…. light-as-feathers meringues coated filled with heavenly delicious flavors.
Then you’ll explore the local pedestrian shopping street where you can find the best delicacy stores of the neighbourhood and learn how to select produce like Parisian do! Next will be a merchant dedicated to the southwest of France and its world-renowned foie gras, cured meats, and tapenades. Your guide will be there to point out the characteristics of each region as they melt in your mouth one by one.
A lovely cheese shop owner will regale you with a generous dose of lactose luxury as you learn about regional cheeses and wines during your very own private workshop!
Dive taste buds-first into the pleasures of French gastronomy and get a taste of the good life the City of Light is famous for!
Meeting point & walking distance
Meeting point: La Tour Maubourg Metro Station
What if I’m vegetarian or have food allergies?
Please let us know at the time of your booking and we’ll arrange for the tastings to accommodate your dietary needs.
Is this tour appropriate for children?
Absolutely. If you’ll be traveling with children, please let us know at the time of your booking. This will allow us to adapt the tastings accordingly (replacing wine with juice, etc.)
Do I need to book a lunch/dinner after this tour?
We’d advise against it, as most of our clients leave this experience with a delightfully full belly!
Dina was great! Informative, patient with excellent English and strong relationships with her venders.
Dina was very accommodating & pleasant, down to earth & made us feel comfortable & at ease. Not only did she share her knowledge of history of the neighborhood, but also local attitudes & cus
We were fortunate enough to have a private tour. It was amazing! The food was remarkable, and Soline gave us some great local insight. We would definitely take it again!
Dina was warm and welcoming . Like walking with a friend . She took us to some yummilisious spots. We ate the remainder of the the chocolates at cafe constant . We loved Pascaul at cheese sh
Dina was lovely: generous with local information about restaurants, places to see and things to do beyond just our tour. She gave a great overview of rue Cler and many of the individual estab