Guided tour

Grand Baie: Guided Walking Food Tour

Activity provider: Taste Buddies Ltd

Grand Baie: Guided Walking Food Tour

Activity provider: Taste Buddies Ltd

From US$ 64.57 per person

The first and only food tour in Grand Baie! Taste some delicious Mauritian dishes at various local restaurants, and discover this coastal town by exploring its back streets and learning about the history of the region.

About this activity

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French
Wheelchair accessible


  • Discover the coastal town of Grand Baie and explore its back streets
  • Taste a variety of local Mauritian meals accompanied by a selection of drinks
  • Meet some of the people and families of Grand Baie that prepare these delicious dishes
  • Learn about the history of Grand Baie and visit one of the oldest buildings in the town
  • Experience the local Grand Baie life beyond the beach
Full description
Uncover and experience the real Grand Baie; a charming and authentic village full of history and delicious Mauritian food and drinks. Whilst here you will discover that few locals even know about the history of this coastal town. Grand Baie was once a wild coast where escaped slaves would hide and live off the land and sea. It later became a port of commerce for French landowners, and eventually the landing site for the English invasion. Explore the back streets of Grand Baie and experience the local life. You can discover some of the locals' favorite restaurants and food spots, and at each food spot taste a variety of local dishes. You can try the typical Mauritian rougaille, as well as tasty Creole curries and a pizza with a Mauritian twist. Towards the end of the tour you will even be treated to a fruity surprise for dessert. As you taste the delicious dishes and sip on refreshing local drinks, your guides will chat with you as you get to know one another.
  • All food tastings (4 seated tastings, 1 or 2 on-the-go tastings)
  • A selection of drinks (local cocktails, ice teas, rum)
  • Transportation to and from the meeting point
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Vegetarians
  • People with gluten intolerance
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

Your food-tasting adventure begins right outside Happy Rajah.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Face mask or protective covering

Know before you go

  • This tour does not cater for vegetarian, vegan, or gluten-free diets
  • The tour will go ahead as planned regardless of weather
  • This tour covers a distance of no more than 3 kilometers by foot
  • Please bring comfortable walking shoes and a hat/sun protection
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

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It was a really good trip! We learnt so much about the history of Mauritius and the local village and so so much amazing food. We learnt and tasted local cuisine and from places we would have never found ourselves. The tour guides were so friendly and super fun. Would highly recommend. Thank you for a fabulous day that added so much to our holiday.

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April 22, 2022

Fantastic tour guide!

August 30, 2022

Had a fantastic day with Ruddi, strongly recommend!!!

November 4, 2022

Product ID: 316722