London Food Walking Tour: Brixton Markets

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London Food Walking Tour: Brixton Markets information and booking

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$61
Duration
3 hours 30 minutes
Departs from
Brixton, central London (Travel Zone 2)
Returns to
Concludes at original departure point
Time of departure
10am
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Visit Brixton Market on this exciting 3-hour small-group food tour, led by a friendly local guide! Your tour visits its best delis and stalls, while introducing you to Brixton's bohemian buzz and its thriving pop-up restaurant scene. Enjoy an Afro-Caribbean breakfast, cakes, a cupcake and local beer. You'll also learn about the history of this vibrant market on a walking tour and discover where to find the best treats in town! Numbers are limited to 12 on this small-group tour, ensuring you’ll enjoy personalized attention from your guide.

Meet your guide in the morning in Brixton, a neighborhood in London’s central zone 2 area — and then set off on your gourmet food walking tour. As you walk your guide will talk to you about this edgy part of London and its vibrant multicultural community, who have passionately created Brixton’s burgeoning foodie scene.Stroll to Brixton Market, popular for its exciting range of African produce, and enjoy an Afro-Caribbean breakfast to set you up for your day. Amble to a stall serving classic Portuguese custard tarts, and while sampling their delights, your guide will talk to you about the different nationalities that are represented at the market.Soak up the eclectic atmosphere as you walk around the market’s lofty alleyways and streets, seeing colorful wall murals and graffiti juxtaposed against Brixton’s understated Victorian architecture. Listen to tales and trivia about the area, and hear of famous ex-Brixtonites like David Bowie and NBA star Luol Deng.Discover Brixton’s latest pop-up restaurants, where Londoners-in-the-know hang out, and then try a craft beer or even have a go at making ice cream. Sate your sweet tooth with a cupcake and then bid your guide goodbye as your tour ends.

What's included

  • Food tastings
  • Local guide

What isn't included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities (optional)