Private Mumbai Secret Street Eats

  • Maximum size
    8 guests
  • Start Time
    16h00 - 20h30
  • Menu
    12+ Tasting Menu
  • Prices from
    59 USD
  • trip-advisor As recommended by 99% of customers on TripAdvisor

About your tour

Prepare yourself because there’s nothing quite like Mumbai with its energy, pulse and personality unmatched by any other city on the sub-continent. Our Mumbai food tour guides was born and raised in this city and what he doesn't know about the food here ain’t worth knowing.

Hop from stop to stop using the city's transport to mop up delectable curries with crispy papads, hit up one of the few remaining Persian bakeries, dig into chaat snacks on Chowpatty and delve into the Muslim quarter to eat lip-smackingly good kebabs. You’ll wander through old markets, ride the famous Mumbai train network and eat ice cream that’s been churned the same way since it opened in the 19th century, all while being entertained with stories of old Bombay.

Why this tour is awesome

You'll visit three distinct parts of the city to get an overview of Mumbai's rich cuisine. Our guides will help you to understand the city's food culture and history while learning about the vendors and people behind the food. There's no better way introduction to the city's culinay scene. It's also a private tour meaning you'll have the guide all to yourself.


Kick off with a refreshing masala lime soda

Taste a handful of curries and pickles with crispy local fish and papads

Visit one of the last remaining Persian bakeries

Dig into bakery in a bakery that's been serving locals for over a century

Taste sticky sweet and sour tamarind

Meet one of our knowledgeable foodie guides, Shailesh

Ride one of the iconic Bombay commuter trains to your next stop

There's no Mumbai food quite as iconic as pav bhaji

Juicy kebabs ready to be cooked over hot coals

Kebabs with wedges of lime, mint and crunchy onion

Hand-churned ice cream at this hidden backstreet joint

Finish up at the truly beautiful Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus


  • Price US $59 per person
  • Language English, Hindi
  • Private tour Fully private experience
  • Tastings 12 tasting menu
  • Drinks Bottled water and local drinks
  • Duration 16h00 - 20h30
  • Guide Licensed foodie guide
  • Cancellation Cancel up to 48 hours
  • Family friendly Children welcome
  • Instant confirmation Book and confirm
  • Market visit Local food market
  • Pick up / drop off Not included

Dietary information

  • Vegetarian Vegetarians welcome
  • Vegan Vegans welcome
  • Pescatarian Fish eaters welcome
  • Lactose free Unsuitable for lactose intolerant
  • Gluten free Unsuitable for gluten intolerant

Discover what Mumbai cuisine is all about


How to book

To join our Mumbai food tour, use the calendar to select your preferred date and secure your tour with your card. For special requests, private bookings, or dietary requirements, please contact us. Safety of our customers is our first priority, so if you have any allergies, please contact us before booking.

What to expect

This Mumbai food tour is designed for adventurous eaters with an interest in discovering the food Mumbaikars eat. In terms of eating, you'll hit the ground running on this Mumbai food tour. Just be sure to wear extra comfortable shoes and bring an empty stomach, you're going to need it.

Meeting point

You'll meet Shailesh outside the Residency Hotel in the Fort area of downtown Mumbai. It's easy to reach and we'll send you more details and address on your voucher. Your guide will be wearing A Chef's Tour t-shirt.

Your guide

Shailesh knows the food scene in Mumbai better than anyone. Born in Dharavi, they've seen big shifts in old Bombay, but the street food stays delightfully unchanged. Over the years, he's dived into every nook and cranny seeking out the best places to eat in Mumbai. Join him on their daily Mumbai food tour and you’ll be sampling the finest this city has to offer.

Shailesh Jethva - The Bombay Foodie

Why you should book with us

  • 99% 5 star reviews across our tours
  • Secure payments through provider Stripe
  • Full refund if you have to cancel up to 48 hours before
  • Authentic food experience, escape the tourist traps