Balkan Bites is an attempt at providing travelers to Sofia with the first free daily food tour in Europe and maybe the world. The idea is to take a tour of some of the more interesting and trendy family owned restaurants that Sofia has to offer and enjoy some traditional Bulgarian cuisine, while hearing about some of the history and customs that helped make them became staple foods in Bulgaria, by our trained guides.
This tour includes:
Food samples —
“Wonderful tour if you want to learn more about Bulgarian cuisine ”
Reviewed on May 30, 2016
We really enjoyed the food tour given by Elena. She was very knowledgeable about the current and historical Bulgarian cuisine. She told us not only how, but also why, modern Bulgarian cuisine is what…
“Cheese, cucumber and tomato”
Reviewed on May 28, 2016
The tour was nice, with nice foods, and very good information. Our kindly guide Elitsa provide us with tips, explanation and recipes about Bulgarian food and way of living. I will never forget the…
“Excellent. Loved it”
Reviewed on May 21, 2016
Just great with wonderful guide Mellina. About two hours wandering aroundlearning about this city. Numerous stops for soup, slow food, vegetarian dips etc. Fascinating things going on in Sofia with…
In front of the big head statue of Stefan Stambolov at 2:00 PM!
Things to note
You get a free guided tour around some of the trendy restaurants in Sofia as well each participant will receive free samples of many of the local and popular dishes. It is not a substitute for a full lunch though.