The Ultimate Guide to Perth’s Best Walking Foodie Tours
Hungry for a taste of Perth’s finest selection of food?
One of the best ways to experience this city’s culinary delights is to eat and drink your way through the streets on a guided walking food tour. You won’t leave hungry! And you’ll get to sample food from the best eating spots and hidden gems as discovered by the locals.
Think bites and bars in Perth’s best backstreets, BBQ joints, Asian-fusion restaurants, street food-inspired diners, local flavours and worldwide foods with a local twist.
If discovering new food ideas is something your taste buds can’t get enough off, tuck into these top Perth walking trails. By putting yourself in the hands of a tour expert you can enjoy world class cuisine with a group who have a shared love of great food and drinks.
Put your walking shoes on and BYO hungry appetites, here are our favourite foodie adventures to try.
Vegan Food Tour | Perth and Northbridge
Perth’s first and only vegan walking food tour is the best way to experience what local plant-based offerings are available.
The good news?
You don’t have to be vegan or vegetarian to enjoy!
More than 2 million Australians are now eating all or almost vegetarian meals. Try a meat-free night and head off to 4-5 food venues in Perth and Northbridge to broaden your taste buds at Perth’s best spots for plant-based dining.
This foodie trail is led by local legend Kyle and includes all food. Whilst drinks aren’t included in the $90 package, stomachs are well-fed and drink discounts on offer. Find out more or book here.
Eat, Drink, Walk | Perth Bar Tour
Perfect for a date night if you’re looking to experience something different with your food lover, the Eat Drink Walk Tour takes you to three unique venues around Perth.
$65 gets you a guided tour through the city, spending about 40 minutes at each venue. Discover where the locals hang out and enjoy complimentary food or beverage to keep all taste buds satisfied.
Choose to book a private group tour or venture off with new people to meet and socialise with. This walking food tour isn’t only about what you can eat or drink either. Immerse yourself in the city’s thriving culture, with street art and various nooks to also soak up. Allow three hours.
Gusto Italiano Trail | Fremantle
If the thought of Italian food makes your taste buds quiver like that last slurp of spaghetti pasta, then book in a Gusto Italiano foodie trail in the heart of Freo.
Indulge in new Italian-style street food, eat real Porchetta and sip on Italian coffee, wine and prosecco; all the good things in life.
Fremantle has an authentic Italian cuisine scene that makes for a fantastic night out. On this tour, you’ll be taken to some of the best Italian, family-run places, with eight cafes and restaurants to dine at. Some of the venues include:
- Parlapa: The first destination on the foodie trail tucked behind the famous cappuccino strip. Renowned for their traditional meat sauce, wood fired pizzas and hand-made pastas.
- Roma Cucina: Opened in 1954, this family Italian restaurant has been passed down through generations and also have a dedicated children’s menu.
- Portorosa: The closest thing to Italy in Perth, with tables spilling out onto the pavement to wine and dine on the streets.
- Capri: Originating from Norther Italy, Capri was brought over in the 1950’s and serves the best fresh seafood and pasta dishes. Make sure you leave room for their tiramisu dessert!
Fromage Walking Tour | Perth
Do you have an obsession with cheese?
Get your fix (and then some) on the Fromage Walking Tour. Walk through the lost laneways of Perth to sample different types of cheese paired with a glass of wine or bubbles.
For $99 you’ll be guided to four venues each with their own tasty selection of cheeses provided. The tour runs for three hours and includes iconic venues such as The Flour Factory, Kakulas Brothers, COMO The Treasury and more.
Brunch on Beaufort | Mt Lawley and Highgate
Brunch the afternoon away on Beaufort Street in Mt Lawley.
This walking tour runs on Saturday and Thursday afternoons for three hours at $79. It’s the ultimate excuse to get your weekend started!
Run by Jacqueline, explore the ever-changing Beaufort Street between Highgate and Mt Lawley. Expect full bellies, lots of laughs and Jacqueline’s extensive local knowledge. Recommended for both locals and tourists who are hungry for a new adventure.
Laneway Afternoon Food Safari Tour | Perth
If your appetite needs new foodie gems, this food safari is for you.
Walk the city’s intimate laneways and eat your way through savoury to sweet samplings. Expect an informative evening out as you learn about the history of the vibrant laneway precinct and kick back at relaxed venues with a glass of vino. Each tour explores a new choice of venues with different food and experiences; no walking food tour is the same!
Foodi runs the tour every fortnight for three hours at $75 per person. Book a private tour or walk, wine and dine whilst meeting new faces.
At Just in Time Gourmet, we love all things foodie and delicious. Feeling hungry? We’d love to hear what walking food tours you’ve been on. Leave your comments below!