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French cuisine is world-renowned for its decadence and deliciousness, although that's not to say you can't still enjoy Paris food tours while on a budget.

The capital city of France is a beacon of art, culture, fashion and history, and is also home to some of the best restaurants in the world. Of course, you may not want to spend your entire travel budget on a single meal, nor is this the best way to truly get to know French cooking.

Top 5 Paris Food Tours on a Budget

For a more diverse, interesting and budget-friendly food adventure in Paris, why not book a Paris food tour? We have listed five of the most enjoyable options for those on a budget, so you can find out more about authentic French food - plus, you'll have spending money left over for other activities.

Paris Bakery and Behind the Scenes Tour

One thing Paris is known for is its mouthwatering bread and pastries. Have you always wanted to find out what a real French bakery is like? You can discover all the behind-the-scenes wonder with this Paris Bakery and Behind the Scenes Tour. On this two-hour-long tour, you can rise early and enjoy a morning learning how to bake at an authentic boulangerie. Suitable for adults and children, your guide will show you how to create French favourites and exactly what goes into baking croissants, baguettes and more.

An expert baker will be on hand to show you the ropes and you can see if you have what it takes to craft the treats you love. The tour also includes a French breakfast, and you can take your very own warm French bread home with you to enjoy.

Food and Wine Tour in Montmartre

The historic and dazzling streets of Montmartre are the perfect place to discover all you want to know about Parisian cuisine with this Food and Wine Tour in Montmartre. You'll spend four hours wandering through this iconic area, where vineyards and cosy bistros await. You can expect the unexpected when you leave the hustle and bustle and uncover the bohemian heart of the city - with quaint houses, world-famous attractions and unique places to find French food.

Your skilled guide will lead you up the sloping hill to spend time enjoying the view with a coffee, or indulging in some handmade chocolates. Sip fine wine while you soak up the atmosphere and grab a bite to eat as you gaze at Le Sacré Coeur and the Moulin Rouge. These streets are bathed in historic significance, and you can sample charcuterie and pastries, or find the perfect ingredients to take home for a traditional Parisian dinner.

Paris Food Tour in the Saint-Germain-des-Prés Neighbourhood

Do you want to spend three hours tasting sumptuous food and visiting one of the city’s oldest villages? Then the Paris Food Tour in the Saint-Germain-des-Prés Neighbourhood is perfect for you.

Set in this historic village, your guide will not only take you to sample food and wine from eight stores, but you will learn more from the artisans themselves. Discover how these talented masters create some of your gastronomic favourites and the rich history behind every bite and sip.

Pastry and Chocolate Tour in the Marais Neighbourhood

Do you have something of a sweet tooth? Then Paris is the ideal city for you to indulge it! You can taste the best sweets on offer on a three-hour Pastry and Chocolate Tour in the Marais Neighbourhood. Known for its astounding architecture, Marais is also famous for its amazing food.

On your tour, your guide will tell you all about the riveting history of this colourful area as you head to some of the most charming boutiques in the entire city. This tour is affordable while still giving you access to chic stores where you can taste delicate macarons, fresh chocolates and flaky pastries. With a diverse population of creative and innovative Parisians, this is a unique part of the French capital that you don’t want to miss.

Gourmet Walking Tour in Latin Quarter with Tastings

For those who want to sample the finer things in life, a Gourmet Walking Tour in Latin Quarter with Tastings should whet your appetite in more ways than one. This mediaeval area of the city is a world away from some of the busier spots you’ll visit - mostly home to families and true Parisians. However, the mellow Latin Quarter is also alive with a sensational food culture you will love.

Your guide will take you on a three-hour long walking tour, pausing at the local market where you can sample some beautiful confectionery and baked goods. Find out more about the real story of Paris while you visit a regional store filled with local products, including a vast array of cheeses. While the tour aims to teach you more about the real and still beloved traditional fare of Paris, you will also be able to taste foie gras, mixing in luxurious French cooking with basic daily food and drink like baguettes and wine. There is truly something for every palette on this tour, combined with plenty of local colours and a splash of fascinating history.

Exploring the Parisian food scene doesn’t have to mean Michelin stars and delicacies with an enormous price tag. You can get to know the unique flavours of this glittering city with some incredible and affordable food tours.

Booking Paris Food Tours on a Budget

By sticking to your budget and learning from local experts, you will have a great time and find out more about what makes French cooking so uniquely delicious. Check out the amazing range of food tours in Paris available with tabl. and book your experience today.

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