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Overview
Taste your way through Chinatown and get to know this bustling district and its diverse cuisine—including dishes from China, Malaysia, Korea, and Thailand. Meet chefs at some of Sydney’s favorite eateries while your guide shares personal migration stories to Australia. A tea ceremony is included with food tastings that amount to dinner.
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You'll start at
108 Dixon St
108 Dixon St, Haymarket NSW 2000, AustraliaYou can take a bus or train to Central station and take a short walk to the corner of Hay St and Dixon St, near the Paifang Gate, Haymarket. We meet outside the Pub. Please aim to be there 15 minutes before the tour starts so that we can start on time
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    Chinatown
    Stop: 3 hours -
    This Sydney food tour is a slice of history and culture, alongside deliciously diverse cuisine, telling the Aussie story of migration and settlement from the early days to the most modern times. This mouth-watering journey will visit hidden landmarks and share little known stories from the history of Chinese Australians. You will enjoy some of the best of Asian Australian cuisine, with origins from China, Korea, Thailand and Malaysia. You will beat the queues in Sydney's most popular Malaysian, and enjoy Sydney’s Chinatown classics, dishes include the best KFC (Korean Fried Chicken), handmade dumplings and noodles enjoyed by chefs on their days off, and a lotus shaped gelato beautiful enough to Instagram and delicious enough to win awards. With modern fusion and Sydney Chinatown classics, dishes include the best KFC (Korean Fried Chicken), handmade dumplings and noodles enjoyed by chefs on their days off, and lotus-shaped gelato beautiful enough to Instagram and delicious enough to win awards. Your tour will also include the serenity of a classic Chinese Tea Ceremony, an ancient and beautiful tradition.
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Meriton Retail Precinct George Street
537-551 George St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
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Highlights
  • Evening food tour of Sydney’s Chinatown
  • Learn about the culturally diverse neighborhood
  • Savor a variety of dishes for dinner
  • Bonus: Chinese tea ceremony at a teahouse
Important Information
Departure Point
108 Dixon St, Haymarket NSW 2000, Australia
Duration
3h
Return Details
Meriton Retail Precinct George Street, 537-551 George St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
Inclusions
  • Food tasting
  • Local guide
  • Dinner
  • Food Tastings
  • Tea Ceremony
Exclusions
  • Drinks (available to purchase)
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Infant meals not included
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian and gluten free option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • A maximum of 12 people per booking
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Gimmecookies wrote a review Feb 2020
Darwin, Australia66 contributions6 helpful votes
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Tour guide Christine was great had expensive knowledge bit hard to hear her as slightly spoken and were in loud busy restaurants. Over all great, would recommend
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Response from lesleyu2014, Manager at Sydney Food Tour: A Taste of Chinatown
Responded 24 Feb 2020
Thanks for the constructive feedback. it does take a bit of time to develop 'guide voice" And thankyou for the recommendation!
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Rachel S wrote a review Feb 2020
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Our first time in Sydney and we had a great night out in Chinatown with Christie. She showed us some great local spots for cuisine, and included a lot of local history, with some quirky stories mixed in. We really enjoyed the tour!
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from lesleyu2014, Manager at Sydney Food Tour: A Taste of Chinatown
Responded 24 Feb 2020
Our Chinatown is the best in the world ( I am not biased - much) Thanks for coming on tour with us and for this lovely review.
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Dana K wrote a review Jan 2020
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Our guide Patrick was amazing, really knew his stuff. The food was very good , it was just the right amount so you don't feel like youv'e eaten too much. Highly recommend this tour.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from Lesleyau, Manager at Sydney Food Tour: A Taste of Chinatown
Responded 9 Feb 2020
Thanks for your fabulous review. Patrick is a very smart young man.
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C1234indy wrote a review Jan 2020
27 contributions6 helpful votes
We loved our tour of Chinatown! Our guide Sophie was great; she was very knowledgeable about the history of Chinatown and the food scene in Australia. We tasted lots of delicious food-a great variety including a tea ceremony. I would definitely recommend this tour and I hope to
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from lesleyu2014, Manager at Sydney Food Tour: A Taste of Chinatown
Responded 14 Jan 2020
Thanks for such a great review. Sophie is full to the brim with great information. :)
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Kim W wrote a review Jan 2020
1 contribution2 helpful votes
Had a great time at the taste of China experience Christie knew lots of great information about the whole of China town. She told us lots of facts about the Asian traditions and we tried some great food! We tried breakfasts, mains and deserts and loved The tea tasting
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from lesleyu2014, Manager at Sydney Food Tour: A Taste of Chinatown
Responded 11 Jan 2020
What a terrific review. Thank you so much. Our Chinatown is the best, we are all very proud of it.
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