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Downtown Charleston Culinary Walking Food Tour

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icon2 hours 30 minutes  (Approx.)
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iconOffered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds

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What you can expect during your visit
Face masks required for travelers in public areas
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Face masks provided for travelers
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Gear/equipment sanitized between use
Regular temperature checks for staff
Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Overview

Combine Charleston’s history with unique food samplings on this small-group culinary walking tour. Explore Charleston’s Old and Historic District, discovering the local landmarks and cuisine of locally owned and operated restaurants. Enjoy enough local favorites to make a meal for most visitors. All food tastings are included on this fantastic introduction to the ‘Holy City.’
  • Enjoy the typical cuisine at local eateries
  • Explore Charleston’s Old and Historic District
  • All food tastings are included
  • Small-group ensures a personalized experience
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City-certified guide
2.5-Hour Downtown Charleston Culinary Walking Food Tour
All pre-selected food tastings at 4 Charleston restaurants (meal for most)
Water & fountain beverages
Alcoholic/speciality beverages (available for purchase at most locations)
Gratuities
Hotel pickup and drop-off

Departure Point

46 State St, Charleston, SC 29401, USA

Return Details

1: Kaminsky's Dessert Cafe, 78 N Market St, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
2: Blossom, 171 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
3: Carmella's, 198 E Bay St #100, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Dietary restrictions must be communicated directly to Charleston Culinary Tours at least *36 hours* before your scheduled tour in order to be accommodated.
  • Vegan, dairy/lactose, & soy restrictions cannot be adequately accommodated. Guests with multiple allergies should contact Charleston Culinary Tours prior to booking to confirm accommodation.
  • We cannot assume responsibility for those with severe allergies.
  • We make every effort to provide a full meal for all guests, however, substitutions for dietary restrictions may not be 1-for-1 with regular tour offerings.
  • We recommend weather-appropriate attire and comfortable walking shoes.
  • Tours operate rain or shine, hot or cold. In the rare cases of EXTREME weather (e.g. Hurricane!). In the event of operator cancellation, we will notify all guests in advance as soon as a decision to cancel has been made (extremely rare).
  • Minimum drinking age is 21 years.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not recommended for those under 8 years of age.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Charleston Culinary Tours

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.

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The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Downtown Charleston Culinary Walking Food Tour?
A:
The policies on face masks and attendee health are:

  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Face masks provided for travelers
See all safety measures taken by Downtown Charleston Culinary Walking Food Tour.
Q:
What is the policy on sanitization during Downtown Charleston Culinary Walking Food Tour?
A:
The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
See all safety measures taken by Downtown Charleston Culinary Walking Food Tour.
Q:
What is the social distancing policy during Downtown Charleston Culinary Walking Food Tour?
A:
The policy on social distancing is:

  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
See all safety measures taken by Downtown Charleston Culinary Walking Food Tour.
Q:
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Downtown Charleston Culinary Walking Food Tour?
A:
The policies on staff health & safety are:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
See all safety measures taken by Downtown Charleston Culinary Walking Food Tour.
Q:
What is the maximum group size during Downtown Charleston Culinary Walking Food Tour?
A:
This activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers.

See all safety measures taken by Downtown Charleston Culinary Walking Food Tour.

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Traveler Tips


  • "This tour is a great way to sample delicious food from select local restaurants while getting a little Charleston history/trivia as a side dish." See review
  • "There are four stops, three have food, the last is dessert." See review

Reviews

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Great experience
Thomas_K
, Feb 2021
We had a great time, one of the best I've been on. Meme did a great job. I definitely recommend this tour.
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Cajuns in Charleston
Callie_G
, Feb 2021
Being a Cajun from Louisiana with great food I was a little skeptical about the food tour, but every place we went to the food was amazing. Our your guide was fun and informative and this tour was the highlight of our trip! I would definitely recommend it to anyone visiting Charleston.
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Amazing!
Polina_K
, Feb 2021
Loved the entire experience! Great tour guide, Monica, filled us in on history and architecture of various buildings in town. And food was delicious too!
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Great food, excellent guide and a nice social affair
Nathan_D
, Feb 2021
Awesome experience, if you want to taste some of the southern specialty foods, Charleston history and a way to socialize this is a wonderful tour.
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Well worth the price
William_H
, Feb 2021
Narration and understanding the influence of slavery on food as well as English influences on the sons sent there for educations .
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Take this tour
LaToya_T
, Feb 2021
John is an excellent tour guide. The food was AMAZING! And learning little snippets of history as it pertained to the buildings and the food served only to enhance the entire experience.
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Food tour
anthony_d
, Feb 2021
Very enjoyable and filling All food tasted was delicious Small group was good interaction Would definitely recommend
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Good buy
Patrice_B
, Jan 2021
The Guide was awesome! The food was great! Loved that there was no wait for our group! Very good experience
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Awsome
Tammie_B
, Jan 2021
The good food the guide was slo nice and helpful she was very knowledgeable. I would do this again. My husband enjoyed it to. We will be doing this 6other
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The food was great, the history lesson was a bonus!
Cathie_L
, Jan 2021
Imbooked the tour wanting to sample some southern cuisine, and we got a history lesson as a bonus! I especially enjoyed hearing about the architecture in Charleston and how it changed over the years and how history and weather affected it.
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