Sheena leads food enthusiasts around Galway’s finest food destinations and guests usually replace lunch with the tour as along the way you will sample fresh sushi, the finest cheese, Galway oysters, mouth-watering breads and savoury bites as well as delicious sweet treats.
Galway Food Tours is a culinary walking tour of Galway! It gives a great overview of the passionate people and the beautiful produce which combine to make Galway one of Ireland's gourmet jewels. During the tour you will meet artisan producers and sample their products with experienced guide, Sheena Dignam, giving you insights to the local favourites and treasured ingredients.
Sheena Dignam, a Franco-Irish food and wine lover, is originally from Wicklow but grew up in the Loire valley where she studied Culinary Arts & Wine. Having spent over 15 years in the food industry, her passion has led her to launch Galway Food Tours.
"For me, what makes Galway so special is the local producers, and the best thing about the market is the diversity from cheese to sushi, oysters to curry stews, doughnuts to falafels. But especially it's such a great atmosphere! The traders are great craic and are hugely talented", says Sheena and on Galway Food Tours, she really shares her love for Galway, its people and its food.