Dubai's Favorite Food Tour: 10 Tastings

Dubai's Favorite Food Tour: 10 Tastings

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  • Enjoy traditional middle eastern dishes
  • Smell the amazing aromas of the Spice Souk
  • 100% personalized to your wishes
  • Go on a fun 'Abra' ride & enjoy the sights
  • Taste the real Saffron Ice cream
  • Have a healthy & tasty burger: a camel burger!

You will meet here: Al Ras Metro Station 1

What you can expect

Dubai is a foodies’ paradise! With a multicultural vibe plus the local cuisine, the choice of dishes in this destination are divine. On this private tour, your local host has picked 10 tastings for you to try. Discover how delicious the food in Dubai is!

Your culinary journey starts in an authentic and cozy restaurant. Smell & feel the history of this place with a traditional tasting of Riqaq - Emirati pancake flavored with cheese or eggs. You will also try delicious Tabbouleh & Moutabal. Tabbouleh is a classic dish from the middle east, and it is served with a side of Moutabal, a tasty citric spread. Combine them on a Khubz (Arabic bread) and experience a unique mix of flavors like no other.

Make your way to the abra station where you’ll take a small detour to go to the Spice Souk. Go through its narrow alleys, while your nose is delighted with the many smells of aromatic herbs and spices. Feel free to do a little souvenir shopping, your local guide will even teach you how to bargain to get the best out of this experience. Here, you’ll have dates with a twist: covered in camel milk chocolate! Take some back home as a yummy gift.

Take a sweet break with a delicious saffron ice cream scoop at the parlor. With this sugar rush, your experience continues as you hop on an abra. Enjoy a ride to the other side of the city where you’ll catch stunning views of the Dubai Creek.

A unique dish awaits you at the next local boutique restaurant, a place that boasts an authentic Arabian ambiance. Indulge in a camel burger or as the locals call it, a “hump burger.” This is definitely a must-try when in Dubai. Cholesterol free and lean - a tasty and healthy dish for you to enjoy!

Your last stop and the ultimate coffee break will be at the cool Coffee museum. Learn about the origins of coffee and try traditional Arabic or Turkish coffee prepared by staff in traditional costumes.

Now that your mouth is watering after reading all the delicious tastings this tour has to offer, all you have to do is pick your favorite local guide! This tour is 100% personalized to your liking, let your local host know your preferences, and they will change the plan to your preferences and dietary needs.

*Please note: Fridays tours are available after 4 pm


This is the plan

Sweet Treats
Start your tasty tour with a Special Riqaq Emirati pancake and dates - one of the sweetest and most highly-treasured delicacies in Dubai
Traditional Recipes
Try some traditional Tabbouleh served with Arabian bread and delicious Moutabal dipping made of eggplant mixed with tahina, olive oil and various seasonings
Delicious Dates
It's time for a special sweet treat! Taste a date candy covered in camel milk chocolate
Ice Cream Time
Go for the one of a kind saffron ice cream that you simply cannot miss
River Cruise
Hop on a traditional Abra and cruise across the Dubai Creek
Did Someone Say Camel?
Explore your taste buds with another local specialty: the Camel Burger!
Refreshing Break
After all the tasty food, it's time to recharge with a refreshing Lemon Mint drink
Flavors & Spices
Enjoy another Arabian delicacy: stuffed wine leaves flavored with local herbs, and experience an incredible view at the same time!
Warming Up
End your delicious journey with a warm cup of coffee or tea served in a traditional way!
Goodbyes
Say goodbye to your local host at Al Fahidi district and continue your journey in Dubai. You will not leave hungry, that's for sure!

Feel free to personalize this offer with the host of your choice

Food tour details

Type
Private Food tour
Mode of transport
Walking tour
Duration
3 hours
Nr. of guests
1 - 8 persons
Meeting point
Al Ras Metro Station 1
Guest pick-up
no
Confirmation
instant confirmation
Cancellation
  • checkFree cancellation up to 14 days before experience date
  • closeNo refunds within 14 days of experience date

What's included
checkPrivate guide
checkAbra boat ride
check10 tastings including 2 drinks
check2 non alcoholic drinks

about Withlocals Originals

  • Experience the heart
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  • With the host of
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  • Private. Affordable.
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How it works:

  1. 1 Choose the theme of your tour.
  2. 2 Pick your favorite local as your private guide.
  3. 3 Let your guide personalize anything you like.

Done

Now you can enjoy the true heart of the city in the most personal and unique way.