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Eat like a local in Kobe
Eat like a local in Kobe
Eat like a local in Kobe
Eat like a local in Kobe

Kobe Food Tour

4 hours

Eat like a local in Kobe

Sublime cocktails, 70cm-long sausage and mustard rolls and boiled sand eels for the brave!

  • From $82.50 USD pp (based on 8 adults)

  • Private & 100% personalized tour

  • 4 hours

  • Walking Tour

  • Hosted in English (On request: Arabic, Danish, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Spanish)

Eat like a local in Kobe
Eat like a local in Kobe
Eat like a local in Kobe
Eat like a local in Kobe
Eat like a local in Kobe
Eat like a local in Kobe

The food scene in Kobe is, how do we say this... staggering?

And you are in for a treat as you follow one of our friendly local Kobe hosts around the neighborhoods best known for their fresh produce markets, street food, sushi bars and authentic restaurants - just make sure you pack your stretchiest pants.

Here you can sink your teeth in to the finest marbled beef (it's what Kobe is famous for) at cozy steakhouses or a standing tachinomiya bar where you can grill your own beef, sip sublime cocktails in front of a fireplace at a trendy bar and taste sake from local breweries (you will be amazed at how the tastes differ).

You may also want to wander through Kuromon Ichiba Market, where vendors sell street food, shellfish and the freshest produce in town.

And then there is the matter of sake, which you have to try at Nada sake brewery house!

These are all just the tame suggestions when it comes to Kobe's food scene. Bring an open mind and be prepared to eat everything from a 70cm-long sausage and mustard roll to sand eels boiled in soy sauce.

Just save space for dessert because Kobe is home to dozens of bakeries where you will find sweet and savory delights. Surprising tip: Kobe is famous for its cheesecake, so you have to sample this delight!

So, what are you waiting for, all that food isn’t going to eat itself!

    • Eat and drink your way around Kobe, known for its famous beef and authentic cuisine
    • Sip sublime cocktails in front of a fireplace at a trendy bar or swap your mix for authentic sake at a local brewery
    • Try new dishes and discover local ingredients that you’ve never even heard of
    • Learn about the historic and booming food culture in Kobe from your host
    • Get recommendations from your host about other dishes to eat and the best places to find them
    • This experience will be personalized to you!
    • What’s included
    • Private and personalized experience
    • 4 hours with a host
    • 6-8 food tastings selected by your host, based on your preferences
    • 1 beer and 1 cup of sake or 2 soft drinks
    • Tastings of unique Japanese soft drinks from street side vending machines or convenience stores
    • Walking experience (if required, your host can suggest public transport or private taxi options)
    • Hotel meet-up (available on request for central location)
    • What’s not included
    • Food and drinks other than the ones included in the experience
    • Tickets to any attractions
    • Transportation costs
    • Gratuities (optional)
  • Your hotel/apartment or any other central location

  • Cancel 14 days before the experience for a full refund

    COVID-19 Flexible Policy: you can cancel for free up to a day before the experience and receive a full refund.

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