Saffron Walden Food Tours are now available to show all that the town's independent cafés, restaurants and shops have to offer.

Led by food specialist Rachel Hewlett - and launched by Saffron Walden Tourist Information Centre - the tours will take people on a "voyage of discovery" through the culinary landscape.

As you are guided through the town, enjoying signature dishes and products at each stop, Rachel will share some of Walden's rich history and historical association with saffron, while admiring some of the monuments and buildings in the town centre.

Rachel said: "This is fantastic way to celebrate and share the culinary destination that is Saffron Walden today.


"We are so lucky to have so many fabulous food business operating in our town and our carefully curated tour will ensure you have a fun, filling and delicious few hours experiencing venues truly loved by those who live here.

"Live like a local and dine like a VIP!"

Tours run every Thursday at 11am for groups of two-10 people.

Tickets are available at, by calling 01799 524002 or in person at the tourist information centre.

Saffron Walden Tourist Information Centre is funded by Saffron Walden Town Council.