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Central Coast Food Tours

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Address: 1067 Ella St., San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Phone Number: +1 800-979-3370
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Description: Are you hungry to discover new tastes, savory new restaurants tucked down...
Are you hungry to discover new tastes, savory new restaurants tucked down back alleys, and other seriously delicious food finds that celebrate Central Coast Cuisine? We know the food of this area, the artisans behind the eclectic stylings, and the fascinating stories of how geography, climate, pioneers, family farms, and now world-class chefs have converged to bring food and wine lovers the freshest fruits & vegetables, organic and sustainably produced meats and aquaculture available anywhere! These are the foods you'll discover and taste on our Food Tour!
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A delicious afternoon

Our first stop was at Mama Ganache Artisan Chocolates where we met our guide, Yule as well as the others in our tour group. I am forever spoiled for chocolate now. Next we visited... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 18, 2014
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Las Cruces
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Our first stop was at Mama Ganache Artisan Chocolates where we met our guide, Yule as well as the others in our tour group. I am forever spoiled for chocolate now. Next we visited Jaffa Mediterranean Cafe for some delightful falafel, hummus and gyros. We Olive, the following destination, was an amazing experience. They have many different types of olive... More 

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Garden Grove, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I was looking for something different to do that would be fun for both me and my 15 year old son. Knowing that he loves chocolate and food this sounded like a great idea. I am glad we did it! Yule was very funny and kept the tour interesting. I liked the fact that this was not only about the... More 

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Orcutt, California
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We had a wonderful afternoon (about 5 hours) with Yule on the San Luis Obispo tour. This was our 2nd tour with Central Coast Food Tours, as we had done the Paso Robles tour with Yule’s lovely wife Laura. I highly recommend either (or both). Our party of 6 adults (ages 28-60) enjoyed delicious food & beverage at a variety... More 

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Emeryville, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Our guide was extremely friendly and knowledgeable. It seems like he truly enjoys doing the tour. The restaurants he has chosen are phenomenal.

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Lomira
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

We did the "Zip and Sip" adventure. Laura was super accommodating to our group in making our reservations. She made sure that everyone's needs were met. The adventure was terrific! Absolutely no complaints.

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Lancaster, California
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Yule is quirky and fun. He was very knowledgeable about the local area and cuisine. All the food that we ate was delicious! We told him we were thinking about vising Hearst Castle and he recommended that we eat at Sebastian's Store which is located across the street... That place was delicious as well! Thanks for a great and memorable... More 

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Park City, Utah
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Our guide was Yule (whose life story is fascinating by the way). He was enthusiastic, entertaining and very knowledgeable. I learned so much about what we were eating, the history of how the area came to be, and much much more. The information was also presented in a "story like" format which most fun way to learn history. Yule's love... More 

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San Jose, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

After reading some GREAT reviews on TripAdvisor and Yelp, we knew Laura, Yule and Mary Ann were the way to go! My youngest sister was turning 21, so we wanted to put together a great day of wine tasting, and the team of Central Coast Food Tours did just that! We explained our wine preferences (Chardonnay and Pinot Noir), and... More 

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Park City, Utah
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60 reviews 60 reviews
16 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

We had such a great time on this tour. Yule was so interesting. I could have listened to him talk about just his own life for entirety of the tour, but the history of San Luis Obispo was very interesting. I really enjoyed the fact that he spoke about the history during the 19th century but I was mesmerized by... More 

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Moreno Valley, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

My husband and I had Yule all to ourselves and we had so much fun! We learned so much about the city while sampling some amazing foods. This is a must for anyone who likes to eat!!

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