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Melting Pot Food Tours

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Neighborhood: Central L.A
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Address: W. 3rd Street & Fairfax Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Phone Number: 424-247-9666
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Description: Melting Pot Food Tours is the original food tour company in southern...
Melting Pot Food Tours is the original food tour company in southern California. If you are looking for new and different things to do in Los Angeles, a food tasting walking tour is sure to please. Choose from amongst Melting Pot Food Tours' flagship Original Farmers Market Food & History Tour, its highly rated Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, or its off-the-beaten-path East LA Latin Flavors Food & Culture Tour
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Los Angeles Farmers Market Small-Group Food Walking Tour
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Los Angeles Latin Food and Culture Small-Group Walking Tour
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Small-Group Food Walking Tour Through Old Pasadena

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Delicious and Interesting

My husband and I did the farmers market tour in LA. We have done several food tours and this one was hands down the best. There was a great variety in foods, lots of interesting... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 28, 2015
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Columbus, Mississippi

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Columbus, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

My husband and I did the farmers market tour in LA. We have done several food tours and this one was hands down the best. There was a great variety in foods, lots of interesting information from the professional yet friendly guide, and plenty of food to leave satisfied. Next time we are in LA we will absolutely do another... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

I was lucky enough to get a spot on a Melting Pot VIP Tour of La Espanola Meats, a Spanish-style meat factory in Harbor City. After studying abroad in Spain, I had a real hankering for some chorizo, paella, jamon serrano, and boy was I not at all disappointed. First we toured the entire facility with Alex, who runs La... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

My husband and I were looking for something to do to avoid rush hour traffic in LA and found this awesome tour based on other reviews. I was glad that they were able to accommodate a private tour last minute. It lived up to the reviews and was a great experience of the many different foods in LA. Diane was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

The food tour at the Farmers' Market in LA is a great experience. Diane was such a great host. She shared personal stories, introduced us to new foods and friends and was full of knowledge about the market. I highly recommend spending time on one of these tours. You'll have a blast, learn some history and fill your belly up!

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

I've taken this tour twice now: once a friend brought me, and once I took a different friend. Both times the tour was wonderful and we enjoyed the experience thoroughly, although I think the tour has actually improved in the year since I took it the first time. All of the stops where food is sampled are highlights, of course,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015 via mobile

Loved it. Best food tour ever, so much different food to try and all delicious. Great tour guide as well. Am now hooked on the Chinese chicken salad at Joan's on third. Awesome experience.

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Southport, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

This was the first food tour my husband and I took in Los Angeles and it turned out to be the best. We were lucky to have Diane as our guide for the Farmers Market Tour because she has an excellent relationship with all the stallholders we visited and they seemed genuinely pleased to have us sample their wares. We... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Perfectly planned and seamlessly executed. We loved the restaurant choices. The interesting facts and stories about each area in East LA were fascinating. We also had a blast talking "Chicago Chefs" with our Chef tour guide. She made the tour. Will definitely go again when we are out next time.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Went on a tour with my co-workers. Great way to bond with others and experience LA on your feet and through your stomach.

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HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

A fun and different way to experience varities of venues. Personal and caring. Places we probably wouldn't go on our own..

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Additional Information about Melting Pot Food Tours

Address: Address: W. 3rd Street & Fairfax Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Phone Number: 424-247-9666
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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