Odessa Food tour — Get adventurous. Eat local. Explore more. Enjoy a variety of Odessa’s traditional appetizers, Ukrainian dishes and absolutely delicious local desserts. Exploring the city’s history, lifestyle and culture. See a chef cook a local dish for you and learn the recipes of Odessa’s traditional dishes.

Odessa offers a unique cuisine – a mix of Greek, Bulgarian, Jewish, French, Russian and Ukrainian. During this tour you will enjoy a variety of food specialties that has secured Odessa’s reputation as being one of the greatest culinary and cultural centers of Ukraine and the former USSR. We’ll explore 
the history, culture and lifestyle that make Odessa so unique and set it apart from other Ukrainian places.

We literary eat our way through Odessa’s historical quarter on this Foodie walk.  We stop at three local restaurants, each with a different flavor for seated food tastings. And in between the stops, we walk through the old town, uncovering its hidden gems and exploring the famous sights.

So, join us and get a taste of Odessa! After all, the National Geographic Food Traveller has recently featured an article «Taste of Odessa». Isn’t it a true testament to the fact that Odessa is well worth exploring through its food? Join us to experience it yourself!

Apologies, but this tour doesn’t cater to gluten-free diet.


Travels with Sheila on a Foodie tour with Odessa Walks

“This is the tour for you if you want to learn the history of this very interesting city and also try some of its delicious foods. And if you want the best tour guide in Odessa, then book the food tour…”

What’s the price?

$45 per adult; $25 per child. The price includes services of the guide and 3 food tastings – local appetizers, Ukrainian dumplings and Odessa’s deserts. All food tastings are done seated in Odessa’s restaurants. Drinks are extra


3 hours

How to join?

Email us at odessawalks@gmail.com with your name and date when you’d like to join. Booking is free and should be made at least a couple of hours before the tour. We’ll respond with confirmation

When is the walk?

April-Oct: daily, at 11.00am Nov-March: daily, at 11.00am

Where’s the meeting point?

Duc de Richelieu statue on top of the Potemkin Steps on Primorsky blvd. Look for the guide with the Odessa Walks sign

What’s the group size?

12 people max We highly recommend booking a spot on a group walk a day in advance during the high season