Taste of Sydney – Barangaroo and The Rocks

Duration: 3.5 hours

Location: Barangaroo, The Rocks











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Explore Sydney's newest dining delights! Enjoy iconic sights + Sydney's colonial history! Perfect first day food walk in Sydney.

  • Let us introduce you to some of the best dining in the must-see locations of Barangaroo and The Rocks, Sydney's newest and oldest suburbs.
  • Enjoy Australia's favourite Italian &Thai classics, made with fresh ingredients from the restaurant's farms. (GF options)
  • Taste fresh gelato, made daily, and satisfy your sweet tooth with indulgent French patisserie. (both GF)
  • A locally brewed beverage at one of Sydney's oldest pubs, with breath-taking views over the harbour. (GF options)
  • Enjoy harbourside views from the stunning Barangaroo Park and a beautiful walk through the old and new Sydney (2x1.2km walks)
  • Talented tour guides with extensive local knowledge. Always a small intimate group, never more than 12 people on your tour. Paced to suit.
  • This tour is suitable for wheelchair users. Please advise on booking

The ultimate iconic Sydney food tour! Explore Sydney’s newest and oldest developed areas with a taste of Australia’s favourite dishes, stunning Harbour views and the city’s most modern architecture and oldest colonial history!

  • Explore the newest Sydney suburb at Barangaroo and the oldest The Rocks and Sydney
  • Hear stories of our history and architecture, and see the sights.
  • Enjoy beautiful harbourside views from secret locations
  • Satisfy your sweet tooth with ice cream, and scrumptious French tarts
  • Indulge in Italian classics, made with the freshest ingredients
  • Indulge in local beer in one of Australia’s oldest public houses
  • Finish your adventure with delightful Thai dining, Australia’s favourite food
  • Start at Barangaroo and finish your tour at Circular Quay, near the Rocks
  • Note this tour includes walks totally approx 3km with two longer walks of around 1.2km
  • The tour can be managed with NO STAIRS.
  • Gluten free and vegetarian options available


We’re a not-for-profit association, a registered charity, and a social enterprise which celebrates a diverse Australia.

All profits are invested in training and employment programs for new refugees, asylum seekers, migrants, and diverse young people.

Our tours are designed to build understanding across cultures using food. All our tours are hosted by locals, trained by the Taste program, who are ‘in the know’ and who will show you the best places to eat and shop, those local hidden gems.

Social enterprises are businesses that trade to intentionally tackle social problems, improve communities, provide people access to employment and training, or help the environment.

When you book a tour with us, you really will eat for good!


Outside David Jones Store at Tower 3 Barangaroo on Exchange Place

Look out for the guide in a yellow Tshirt.

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Have questions? Here's the most frequently asked.

Can I cancel or change my ticket?

You can cancel or change up to 14 days before the tour for a full refund and 7 days before the tour for a 50% refund only. Ticket insurance is available for all tickets.

Do I need to print out my ticket?

All the tickets are online, you will not need the paper ticket as we can check you in online.

Someone in my group did not arrive, can I get a refund?

No, you can only cancel or change tickets up to 7 days before the tour.

Are children allowed?

Yes! Our tours are family friendly. Children under 5 can attend for free and we have kid tickets (for 5-11 year olds) and youth tickets (12-18) available. All children and youth must be accompanied by an adult.

Do we only walk around and sample food?

Absolutely not! Our tours combine commentary, historical facts, local culture and culinary insight into unique 3-6 hour experiences. You’ll be guided through Sydney’s best kept secret suburbs, eating local artisans’ most delicious foods while learning about food, culture, and history from local guides.

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Wow, what an experience! We had the most wonderful 3.5 hours. Our guide Kunal was very knowledgeable a great story teller and such good fun. I would recommend this to anybody; local, interstate or international visitor. The food was fabulous and plenty of it. We'll remember this for years to come!!

NoMiddleName. Trip Advisor December 2018

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