Food Heroes

This tour brings you up close & personal with the legendary food specialities that have left their mark on the city AND the innovative individuals driving the current culinary scene.

Food Heroes

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“FOOD HEROES”: AMAZING ARTISANS & FANTASTIC FOODS

Tour Duration : ~3 hours

Price per person : £65

Capacity : min 2 participants; max 5 participants up to 3rd July, max 8 participants from 10th July onwards

Schedule : (from 26th May onwards) Weds to Fri daily at 9:45am

Availability : Advance booking only, by minimum of 48 hours in advance. Please use the ‘Book now’ button to check availability on the date you require.

Celebration Packages – These are available to be added per person when you book this tour.

This tour can also be booked privately: from £65 per person (minimum purchase required). Get in touch for details & a quote.


In recent years, the UK has slowly been transforming into one of the most exciting food cultures in the world.  This is thanks to a unique blend of tradition, innovation and openness to world cuisines.

Bath is no stranger to this trend and has become a popular destination for food aficionados. With Savouring Bath, you have chance to experience why!

On this tour, you will encounter two types of Bath “food hero”!  We’ll encounter the legendary food specialities made in the city, AND the innovative individuals driving the current culinary scene.

Let your tastebuds do the walking on our most popular tour!

This tour complies with Visit England’s “We’re Good To Go” marque, and the World Travel & Tourism Council’s “Safe Travelsstamp.  Click the logos for more details, or read our Health & Safety Guide to find out more about how we keep you safe during our tours.

Bring an empty stomach, a broad palette, and a culinary sense of adventure as you let your tastebuds do the walking!

For more information read our Frequently Asked Questions


Included in this tour:
  • A ‘semi-private’ tour with a minimum of 2, and maximum of 8 participants;
  • A friendly and personable, locally-based Tour Guide, who has extensive experience of Bath’s independent food & drink industry;
  • A wide variety of food and drink tastings (savoury and sweet), the total of which represents a meal;
  • Anecdotal tales of Bath’s culinary heritage, food & drink history and legends, and the inspiring stories of our artisan suppliers;
  • Our Tour Guide’s personal recommendations and advice on local food, drink and shopping hot spots;
  • A bespoke map of the city highlighting our suppliers so you can retrace your steps, plus a comprehensive, best-of-the-rest handout;
  • An incredible culinary sampling experience set to the stunning backdrop of the UK’s World Heritage city of Bath!

If the date you require for a tour is not available, click here to let us know your requirements for a private tour.

Special Dietary Information:

Our “Food Heroes” tour includes:

  • Gluten: in the majority of samples offered
  • Dairy/lactose: in the majority of samples offered

Samples on this tour can be adjusted to accommodate: vegetarians and pescatarians

Food Heroes works best for: participants with a broad palette who are able to consume gluten and dairy products; and vegetarians

It provides limited value for: participants who are not able to consume any gluten or dairy products

We do not recommended this tour for: participants requiring an entirely plant-based, gluten-free, and/or dairy/lactose-free diet

If you need advice regarding suitability of this tour, please contact us before making a booking. We’ll advise and accommodate as best we can based on what you tell us about your special dietary requirements.

Please see our Special Dietary Requirements Policy for more detailed information.

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