Melbourne Food Experiences is your entry point to a huge array of cooking classes, corporate team-building activities, food tours, staff events, functions and restaurant private dining. All are run in partnership with top local chefs, chocolatiers, bakers, wine experts, restaurants, bars and cooking schools to offer an amazing range of food and wine experiences.
Allan Campion, the founder of Melbourne Food Experiences, draws on the extensive connections he has made to offer a complete events service to ensure a seamless experience.
Allan Campion’s Melbourne Food Experiences is the fast track to gaining an understanding of what’s going on in the restaurant, specialist food shop and café scene. A veteran of the city’s food scene, this former chef and author has found his niche sharing what he knows about Melbourne’s soft spot for eating and drinking. Which is a lot. He gets a kick out of guiding the hungry tourist into places most Melbournians don’t know exist.
The Melbourne Street Food Tour is perfect for groups of all sizes looking to explore this food-lovers city.
Let us guide you to the very best food we know by starting at the top of the CBD for a baguette packed with meat from the rotisserie, aioli and herbs.
Then we explore the inner lanes and arcades of central Melbourne before enjoying authentic Vietnamese rice paper rolls from Pho Nom in the Emporium centre.
Dive into Chinatown for some much loved steamed pork buns and authentic Indian samosas.
A short stroll along Little Bourke Street will bring us to our final destination for genuine Napoli style pizza by the slice and a Peroni or a soft drink.
With street food this good you will never go hungry in Melbourne again. No wonder we get voted the worlds most liveable city year after year.
There is no better way to enjoy the best of the Melbourne food scene than with a guided tour to the city’s best food stores followed by a meal at Supernormal restaurant.
Explore lanes, alleys and grand boulevards to enjoy tastings at the latest foodie hot spots including Ganache Chocolate and the iconic Gewürzhaus Spice Store.
The tour will then meander through the Chinatown to the wonderful Spring Street Grocery for farmhouse cheese.
Guests will then make their way along the restaurant-filled Flinders Lane precinct before arriving at Supernormal (New Restaurant of The Year 2015) and latest addition to the renowned Andrew McConnell restaurant group. Here we will enjoy a four course meal of signature dishes.
This Food Tour + Supernormal Restaurant is the perfect way to discover Melbourne and enjoy an award-winning food experience.
This tour is on foot and takes four hours to complete.
This tour introduces guests to the very best food at Queen Victoria Market combined with visits to the top speciality food stores of central Melbourne.
Your expert guide will introduce you to the long history of this vibrant shopping precinct which opened in 1878. Today it showcases multicultural Melbourne in the most wonderful way – through food.
Enjoy perfectly made coffee, delicious Greek dips, local farmhouse cheeses, freshly opened oysters and seasonal ingredients from the dazzling array of fresh produce stalls.
Explore Chinatown for the newest cocktail bars and enjoy tastings of roast duck and authentic egg tarts. Finish off this foodie’s sensation with an Italian artisan gelato in a host of daily changing flavours.
This really is a culinary tour de force to the very best food Melbourne has to offer.
Join Melbourne’s own home grown chef and food author, Allan Campion, as he hosts a private feast in the Studio Raw Materials dining room.
Allan is a serious foodie who is up to date with the latest industry news around restaurants, bars, food and cooking this city has to offer.
Be entertained whilst he hosts a stunning seasonal meal with recipes drawn from the many cookbooks he has worked on.
Guests will begin in the private dining room where our staff will welcome everyone with canapés and drinks.
Allan will then demonstrate a number of the dishes from the upcoming meal, so you get to see the cooking in action.
Then it is time for a beautiful three course meal to begin, beautifully matched with red and white wine, beer and soft drinks.
A unique dining experience and perfect for private events and corporate team functions.
Includes venue hire, canapés and multi course sharing meal, beverage package and coffee.
Journey through the vibrant cuisine of Peru with this Melbourne food tour and dining experience at Pastuso Restaurant.
The tour will journey through beautiful lanes, alleys and arcades to enjoy tastings at Ganache Chocolate and Gewürzhaus Spice Store, Maxims Bakery and Spring Street Grocery for authentic farmhouse cheese.
Guests will then arrive at Pastuso restaurant in AC/DC Lane where Chef Alejandro Saravia has created a menu which takes each guest on a journey of discovery along the coast, the Andes and the jungles of Peru’s beautiful food culture.
Enjoy the best of Melbourne’s vibrant food scene followed by a feast at the awesome Belleville Bar.
Explore the arcades and lanes of inner Melbourne to enjoy specialty coffee, hand made chocolates and a visit to the Gewürzhaus Spice Store
Our next destination is Spring Street Grocer for tastings in their cheese maturation cellar. Then into Chinatown where we learn about the long history of the area.
Finally we arrive at The Belleville Bar for a sumptuous three course meal including their signature Maidenii Fizz cocktail
Immerse yourself in the food capital of Australia with your own personal food guide and silver service transport on the ultimate Melbourne food tour for two.
This gourmet journey with Allan Campion (chef, food author and founder of Melbourne Food Experiences) starts at the famous Queen Victoria Market where you will enjoy coffee and tastings from the very best food outlets while learning about the history of our celebrated foodie precinct.
Visit the Italian neighborhood of Carlton to Indulge in a hosted tasting of specialty foods including parmigiano reggiano, prosciutto and delicious prosecco.
Head to South Yarra to delight in the most exquisite and extravagant sweet creations.
Get an experts insight to the latest and greatest restaurants and cocktail bars as we explore the Flinders Lane precinct. We will taste farmhouse cheeses in an underground maturing room, followed by native Australian bush foods, artisan gelato and the best handmade chocolates.
Finally conclude in the best way possible with a selection of signature dishes and a glass of wine at the award winning Cumulus Inc restaurant.
This is the ultimate luxury way to explore this amazing food-lovers city.
Melbourne Food Experiences’ food tours will guide you to the best foodie destinations this amazing city has to offer. A range of public tours are available throughout the year, with visits to the very best restaurants, specialty food stores and cocktail bars.
Public tours have regular dates where tickets can be booked. Gift vouchers are also available.
Public tours include:
Melbourne Food Tour Number One: This tour is the perfect way to explore the exciting Melbourne food scene. This walking, talking and tasting discovery will guide you through Melbourne’s most delicious foodie secrets.
Melbourne Food Tour Number Two: This food-filled walking tour leads guests to the latest and greatest of Melbourne’s restaurants, food stores and culinary icons. Explore lanes, alleys and grand boulevards to find the latest foodie hot spots.
The Melbourne Cocktail and Bar Tour: Melbourne is renowned for its food and wine scene. Every city street and laneway has options for great dining and also great drinking. Join award winning cocktail expert Sebastian Raeburn on a tour exploring the very best bars of Melbourne.