Krakow Old Town
Food & Gourmet Tours

Enter your dates to find available activities

Our most recommended Krakow Old Town Food & Gourmet Tours

Krakow: Folk Show & 3-Course Dinner at Jama Michalika Café

1. Krakow: Folk Show & 3-Course Dinner at Jama Michalika Café

Begin your evening at Michalik's Cave in central Krakow. Once a bustling hub for the city’s bohemian crowd, you'll see that the venue has preserved its artsy atmosphere, as you sit among paintings and caricatures of Krakow artists, writers and journalists. Relax and enjoy as the concert and dance performance begins. Learn about Polish traditions and folklore as you watch performers dressed in regional costumes tell their stories through dance and folk music. If you feel like getting up on your feet, you’ll be invited to join in with the dancing, too. Afterward, savor a 3-course dinner of traditional Polish fare amid the lively atmosphere. With appetites sated, your dinner show will conclude after the meal. 

Krakow: Polish Vodka Tasting with Appetizer Pairings

2. Krakow: Polish Vodka Tasting with Appetizer Pairings

Discover Poland’s rich vodka history and traditions, as well as how to best pair them with polish appetizers, on a small group tour led by a local vodka-tasting expert. Enjoy Krakow's exciting nightlight visiting four popular pubs and shot bars, which have been carefully chosen to reflect different periods of Polish culture and history. Learn how vodka is produced and why it is Poland’s national drink as you savor polish snacks to enhance the tasting experience. Meet and party with new friends and get insider city tips as you try four quintessential vodka types throughout the tour including:  • White vodka (potato, grain) • Flavored vodka (nuts, lemon) • Liqueur • 70% Absinthe

Krakow: Private Traditional Polish Food Tour

3. Krakow: Private Traditional Polish Food Tour

Discover the sights and the tastes of historic Krakow on this food tour. Stop for food tastings at 2, 3 or 4 of the city's specialty food stores and restaurants. As well as tasting delicious food, learn about the city's history, unique culinary culture, and tradition on a guided walking tour around the Old Town's highlights.  There are 3 different options for this tour. Choose the 2.5-hour option to try a basic set of food in 2 places, including different kinds of dumplings, Polish meats, and other specialties. Also, enjoy 1 soft drink, cake, coffee/tea, and a basic tour of Krakow Old Town with a guide. Please note that soup and beer are not included with this option.  Alternatively, experience a 3.5-hour food and sightseeing tour in Krakow Old Town to taste even more traditional Polish food at 3 venues. Sample various kinds of dumplings, different kinds of Polish meat, other specialties, and traditional soup. Also savor 1 soft drink, 1 beer, cake, and coffee/tea. During the tastings, your guide will tell you about some Polish traditions and customs and what meals are related to which occasion. Or, choose to upgrade to the special 5-hour option, which also includes a tasting session to sample either 8 kinds of beer or 8 kinds of vodka in 4 different venues.

Krakow: 4-Hour Polish Food Tour

4. Krakow: 4-Hour Polish Food Tour

Feast your way around Krakow on a half-day food tasting tour, and experience Polish hospitality at its most abundant! Meet your guide on Plac Wolnica (Wolnica Square), in the city’s Kazimierz district. Then, walk around some of the most historic streets, stopping for approximately 10 tastings (enough for a full meal with dessert). Learn that Polish cuisine is much more than pierogi (cheese and potato dumplings, mostly served in English-speaking restaurants) as you sample cold cuts and cheeses, regional puddings, and much more. Visit 4-6 carefully selected establishments, and hear the stories behind them. Discover why the Poles complain about the quality of their bread, why they sometimes long for food produced in the 1970s, and why "fermented" doesn't mean "gone off." Walk off some of the calories along the way, admiring the Baroque and Renaissance sights of Krakow Old Town.

Krakow: Traditional Food Tour with Old Town Sightseeing

5. Krakow: Traditional Food Tour with Old Town Sightseeing

Discover the culinary culture of Poland while taking a sightseeing walking tour of Krakow. The Polish culture of eating has strong roots among local people and your professional guide will show you the best dishes of Polish cuisine. Meet your guide near the first restaurant. In this top Polish restaurant the local partner has prepared a Polish cuisine in-a-nutshell menu for you. You will have a chance to try Polish specialties as well as dishes which are served only in Krakow. During the tasting of up to 13 different kinds of dishes, your guide will tell you about some traditions and customs and explain which meals are related to which occasion. After the delicious feast, take a walk around the fantastic Krakow Old Town. Admire Krakow’s highlights such as St. Mary Church, Cloth Hall, and Wawel Hill. While walking through the narrow streets, immerse yourself in the Medieval Times atmosphere and learn about Polish history, customs, and legends. To end the tour, visit a lovely patisserie, which is most recognizable in Poland, for a coffee and two fantastic desserts.

Krakow: Traditional Polish Food Private Tour

6. Krakow: Traditional Polish Food Private Tour

The culture of eating has strong roots among Polish people and your professional guide will show you the best dishes from Polish cuisine in two or three carefully chosen local venues. At these places, you will get the special chance to try, compare, and choose the flavor from rich range of traditional dishes you like the most.  Discover the Old Town area. Don’t miss the best sights like St. Mary’s Basilica, Cloth Hall, or Wawel Hill during your walking tour between meals. Your guide will lead you through Polish cuisine as well as through the highlights of the Old Town.  Choose the 2.5-hour tour to try a basic set of food in two places including different kinds of dumplings, Polish meats, and other specialties, in addition to one soft drink and cake and coffee/tea (excluding soup and beer). Opt for the 3.5-hour tour to taste even more traditional Polish food at three venues. Try various kinds of dumplings, different kind of polish meats, other specialties, traditional soup, and one soft drink or beer, as well as cake and coffee/tea. Hear about Polish traditions and customs and what meals are related to which occasion.  To experience even better the culture of Poland select the special 5-hour option: a combination of tasting not only food, but also vodka or beers (you can choose 8 kinds of beer or 10 kinds of vodka shots) and sightseeing. Get to know the city better with local history and well-kept secrets in lovely narrow alleys and remarkable buildings like Wawel Courtyard or Town Hall.

Krakow: Polish Beer Tasting Tour

7. Krakow: Polish Beer Tasting Tour

As part of a small group with a local, English-speaking guide, sample the best Polish craft, regional, and popular beers during a 2-hour beer tasting tour in Krakow.  Get to know the unique Polish beers brands and learn about the beer brewing traditions of Poland from your beer-tasting expert guide. Learn about Krakow’s long and rich beer history- by the 16th century, over 400 breweries were operating in Krakow- and discover pubs that are local favorites to avoid the usual tourist traps.  First, visit a stylish pub, where you will try a popular beer loved by the local crowds. Continue to the next pub to try a regional beer that is a staple of in Krakow’s beer culture.  Lastly, head to a traditional brewery where you will try 4 different kinds of craft beers. You will spend a fun and educational evening that offers an insightful introduction to the world of beer brewing in Poland.

Electric Scooter Tour Krakow

8. Electric Scooter Tour Krakow

Explore the beautiful city of Kraków by scooter and ask your local guide questions along the way. Your tour guide will recommend the best local bars, restaurants, and hang out spots that you otherwise would have missed during your stay in Krakow. Tours last between 2.5-3 hours, although they can be adjusted depending on what you wish to see. The electric scooter tour is an excellent way to get an overview of the city at cruising speed (up to 27km/h or 17mp/h). For all tours, free helmets, warm gloves for colder days, and a free obwarzanek (a traditional snack from Krakow) are provided. The Kraków electric scooter tour starts at the Barbican. You will then head to the following points: the main Market Square, Florian gate, River Vistula, the Old city walls, St. Mary's Church and the trumpet player, the Old Town, St. Anne’s Church, Kazimierz, the dragon of the Wawel Castle, and the Oscar Schindler Factory.

Krakow: Guided Sightseeing E-Scooter Tour with Food Tasting

9. Krakow: Guided Sightseeing E-Scooter Tour with Food Tasting

Meet your guide then hop onboard your e-scooter and begin your sightseeing adventure. Glide through the city streets and pass by a selection of famous landmarks. The tour covers the areas of Old Town, Podgórze, and Kazimierz. Highlights include Florian’s Gate, Wawel Castle, Wawel Dragon, the Ghetto Wall, the Old Synagogue, Bernatek Footbridge, the Cloth Hall, and more. Along the way, listen to your guide explain the history and importance of each site. Once you’ve worked up a bit of an appetite, stop for some traditional Polish snacks. The treats on offer are Oscypek (smoked sheep's cheese) and Obwarzanek (a traditional snack unique to Krakow). As well as some locally produced ice cream and other authentic delicacies. By the end of the tour you’ll have seen and tasted the very best that Krakow has to offer.

From Warsaw: Krakow and Schindler's Factory Full-Day Trip

10. From Warsaw: Krakow and Schindler's Factory Full-Day Trip

Explore Krakow, one of the most important attractions on the tourist map of Poland and visited by several million tourists from around the world every year. Learn about the history of the city during the Second World War and the Jewish population from your local guide. Walk through Kazimierz, a multicultural district full of life with many charming cafes, art studios, and cultural events. Begin your trip by visiting the historic Old Town in Krakow. See the delightful main square, Floriańska Street, and slowly make your way to Wawel Hill to see the medieval castle and panoramic views over the city. From there, head to Kazimierz to see the Jewish quarter. When World War II broke out the Jewish community here constituted for over 25% of Krakow’s population. Enjoy a tasty lunch here at one of the many cozy cafes. Finally, visit the museum located in the former factory of Oskar Schindler, who saved over 1,000 people from being sent to extermination camps during the war. Return back to Warsaw, where your professional guide will be happy to answer any of your unanswered questions and recommend good places to eat and drink.

Frequently asked questions about Krakow Old Town Food & Gourmet Tours

What are other things to do than Food & Gourmet Tours that are worth visiting in Krakow Old Town?

The other unmissable things to do in Krakow Old Town are:

Which Krakow Old Town Food & Gourmet Tours are taking additional COVID-19 precautions?

Other Sightseeing Options in Krakow Old Town

Want to discover all there is to do in Krakow Old Town? Click here for a full list.

What people are saying about Krakow Old Town

Overall rating

4.6 / 5

based on 156 reviews

The tour was great, our guide Sabina was fantastic, was passionate about the city and was so knowledgable! There was just our group on the tour which was nice. As well as the tour itself being great, being on the scooters meant you can cover so much more ground and see more! Not to mention they are great fun and we all now want one!!!! Would recommend to anybody!

AMAZING!! THIS TRIP IS AWESOME!! Must try it during your stay in Krakow. I would highly recommended to everyone. Our guide Monica was very professional and funny. Great value for money. 10/10 Thank you Monica and Thousand Miles

Very engaging experience. The audience was small so it was very much like a private showing.. the serve was great. The food was delightfully authentic to Poland. I had lots of fun.

It may take longer! LOL! Was really fun and enjoyable, and so like a night out should be.

We really enjoyed the food, singing and dancing. Everything was beautifully done.