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Address: 1209 L Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone Number: +1 800-407-8918
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Description: Local Roots Food Tours offers food and farm adventures throughout...
Local Roots Food Tours offers food and farm adventures throughout Sacramento and its beautiful valley region. We offer 3 different walking food and cultural tours in Sacramento. Going beyond the big city - our other walking food tour can be found in picturesque Murphys,CA. Murphys Food & Wine Tour explores the Queen of the Sierra - a wonderful mining town with 8 delicious stops including food and wine. Ranked #1 Tour in Sacramento by Trip Advisor. Each tour offers a large variety of tastings (10+), while visiting 6-10 different specialty food shops, artisans, and neighborhood restaurants. All of our tours are offered year-round, last between 3.5 to 4 hours and range between $42 - $70, depending on the tour. The tours focus on F.L.O.S.S. (fresh, local, organic, seasonal, and sustainable) foods and beverages. Enough food is served on each tour that most guests consider it a meal. Savor, learn, explore and connect to some amazing communities and their culinary dishes.
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Can't say enough great things about this tour! We had Sierra and Millie as our guides. They were knowledgeable, friendly, and showed us a great time. We were amazed with not only... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 27, 2015
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Sacramento, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

As an Event Producer I'm always looking exciting things to do. This is a good one. The hostess was great and informative and I did discover some great new resturants

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Can't say enough great things about this tour! We had Sierra and Millie as our guides. They were knowledgeable, friendly, and showed us a great time. We were amazed with not only the quality of food, but the amount we got at each place. We will definitely be back to try out one of their other tours!

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LocalRootsFoodTours, Owner at Local Roots Food Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave your positive review and put the adjective, "FANTASTIC" in your headliner - we love what we do and our tour guides are very passionate about their city, its cuisine and history. So happy to read you had a wonderful time on our Gourmet on K Culinary Walking Tour. We hope to see... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Tanya was our guide and she was fantastic! I learned so much about Murphys, such a cute town and packed with history. Olive oil and basalmic tasting, the Spice Tin, lots of yummy food tastings, wine and beer tasting and desserts! I loved how unique these businesses were, Tanya knew all their history and owners, people kept running g over... More 

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LocalRootsFoodTours, Owner at Local Roots Food Tours, responded to this review

We love it when we read the word "FUN" in our tour participants reviews! So glad you enjoyed your Murphys Food & Wine Walking Tour and learned about some new places to come back and patron. Murphy's is such a quaint town and so much to offer - come back and we can show you more!! Thank you for taking... More 

cairns,australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

As 'foodies' from Australia we decided the best way to see Sacramento was to do the highly recommended Local roots food tour. Ciarra met us as planned at 1.30pm and the whole afternoon was spent learning about the lovely city of Sacramento and enjoying endless tapas and tasting plates along the way. All the restaurants were well chosen for their... More 

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LocalRootsFoodTours, Owner at Local Roots Food Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for putting your trust in Local Roots Food Tours to showcase to you Sacramento's culinary scene while visiting from Australia! We loved showing you and your guest around and so happy you had a great time and enjoyed all aspects of our Gourmet on K Culinary Walking Tour. Come visit our city again and we can show you... More 

Williamsburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

We took the morning tour, started at 10:30. This was our first food tour and we not only enjoyed the restaurants and talking with the chefs, but the sights were interesting too. Millie was our guide and she did a fantastic job. I have already recommended the tour to several local friends.

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LocalRootsFoodTours, Owner at Local Roots Food Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know you felt your tour experience was totally worth it! We love when our customers enjoy themselves and when we exceed what they were expecting on a food tour. We hope you will join us again in the future! More 

Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

Tour started around 2:00 pm and finished up a bit after 5:00pm. It included stops at several eateries, coffee shops, wine tasting and dessert shops, plus walking around several blocks in Mid-city Sacramento and viewing the local artist paintings on buildings and alleyways. Tour guide Sierra was excellent, engaging, and informative!!

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LocalRootsFoodTours, Owner at Local Roots Food Tours, responded to this review

When we read a review that starts out with the word, "Excellent" we get goosebumps! Thank you for taking the time to share your experience on our Urban Art, Food & Libations Walking Tour. We appreciate your business and hope you will come again to experience another culinary adventure with Local Roots Food Tours. More 

Marysville, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

It's was fun with my big O group of 12 people together. We did saw a lot of hidden art picture, that was really interesting. As to the food, went to 3 different place got tapas size and 1 desert taste. 2 places that we didn't get no tasting at all. I thought that was kind of sad or no... More 

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LocalRootsFoodTours, Owner at Local Roots Food Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving your positive feedback on our Urban Art, Food & Libations Walking Tour. When our tour guides are guiding a large group it is difficult to ensure the tour doesn't extend longer than the 3.5 hours slated. Our tour guides want to live up to that time commitment so we are sorry if you felt she was... More 

Gold River, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

My husband and I got a private tour yesterday and it could not have been more fun and delicious. Thank you so much for taking us on this tour with just the two of us. The weather for Sacramento was in the perfect 80's with a slight breeze. Cearra was our guide. She gave us interesting tid bits as we... More 

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LocalRootsFoodTours, Owner at Local Roots Food Tours, responded to this review

Sharing our passion with others is what we love to do and knowing we made you and your spouses day on our Gourmet on K Culinary Tour makes our day! We are happy to learn that everything about the food tour met your expectations. We hope you both will come join us again on another food tour date! Thanks for... More 

Sicklerville, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Our guide started the tour with some background information on the company and then we were off. At each of the stops, the food was excellent in flavor and nicely presented. We learned a little about the beginnings of each restaurant. We also had several stops that included alcoholic beverages. Again delicious. Our tour included stops at various murals around... More 

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LocalRootsFoodTours, Owner at Local Roots Food Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your positive experience of your Urban Art, Food & Libations Walking Tour with us. We strive to ensure that all our walking food tours meet our tour participants expectations and the best way of knowing we did is when they say they would come again on another tour. We sure hope you will tell your friends... More 

Sacramento, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

We've been on all of the Local Roots Food Tours and have enjoyed them all. When a family member was coming to visit, we decided to take her on the Origins of Sacramento Food & History Walking Tour. We have been on this tour previously, but it was a few years ago. We visited six establishments. Along the way, our... More 

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LocalRootsFoodTours, Owner at Local Roots Food Tours, responded to this review

I appreciate your positive review and repeat business. Showcasing what is great about the Sutter's District/East Sacramento areas with tastings from some local venues as well as sharing in some local history is always a highlight on our Origins of Sacramento Food & History Walking Tour. We try to hit on all notes when it comes to food, history and... More 

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