FAQ’s

Please explore our FAQ’s.  For any further enquiries not listed, please feel free to contact info@thisismelbourne.com

Q – Why take a gourmet food tour?

A – Taste local, seasonal food

Connect with old and new friends

Enjoy Melbourne’s rich history whilst sampling Melbourne’s signature delights

Explore off the beaten path laneways, re discover your own ‘Melbourne’.

Create lasting memories with new and old friends

Support Melbourne’s restaurants and cafes

Q – How much food is served on the tour?

A – This Is Melbourne; Gourmet Food Tours provides enough food tastings where for most, following the tour, lunch or dinner is not necessary. Combining food and drink stops, along with the historical and cultural aspect of the tour, will leave most participants very comfortable.

Q – Is alcohol served on the tours?

A – Yes on both tours, participants have the opportunity if desired, to sample chosen alcoholic beverages.

Q – Do the tours accommodate for allergies?

A – While we certainly accommodate for vegetarians and those who do not drink alcohol, we cannot provide substitutions for any allergies or dietary preferences.   Allergies need to be advised at the time of ticket purchase.  This is essential so we can communicate which foods to avoid.

Q – Do I need to purchase tickets in advance?

A – Tickets need to be purchased in advance via our booking system using Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Paypal.

Q – If a food tour is sold out, can I get on a waiting list?

A – We do not have waiting lists once a tour is sold out, however we do have flexibility to run a second tour on the same day.  Please contact us directly at  info@thisismelbourne.com with your tour preference, the date and the number in your party.