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Address: 175 Peabody Place, Memphis, TN 38103
Phone Number: +1 901-870-1824
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Mon - Sat 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Description: Join us for a Memphis BBQ Tastin' Tour or a Downtown Memphis Food Tour...
Join us for a Memphis BBQ Tastin' Tour or a Downtown Memphis Food Tour. Our Chef-guided food tours sample a variety of the great food offered in Memphis. It's a slice of the best food in town served with a heapin' side of Memphis history. Each Food tour includes appetizer size portions at various family-owned and award-winning local restaurants. Our Tastin' 'Round Town tour guides provide stories of Memphis heritage, history, architecture and entertainment- or should we say...."Eatertainment!"
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The highpoint of our Memphis visit was our tasting tour Sampling the product of 6 fine BBQ joints was a great intro to Memphis' BBQ. From pulled pork to BBQ spaghetti we got to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
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Viera, Florida
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Viera, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

The highpoint of our Memphis visit was our tasting tour Sampling the product of 6 fine BBQ joints was a great intro to Memphis' BBQ. From pulled pork to BBQ spaghetti we got to sample some of the best. Lance's knowledge of BBQ and Memphis history was incredible plus his enthusiasm was contagious. If you visit Memphis this tour should... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW

Prior to moving to Memphis, my fiancé and I did this food tour. Carol was our tour guide. She was knowledgeable about the area's history and most importantly, took us to 6 very awesome spots to taste a dish from the menu. We enjoyed ourselves immensely but a word of advice; DON'T eat before this tour.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

We did the Memphis BBQ tour while visiting for my daughters spring break. Lance was our tour guide and was very personable, knowledgable and professional. His knowledge on the history of Memphis and BBQ wa second to none. The food was outstanding! The BBQ egg rolls and BBQ spaghetti were out of this world. My daughter (age 11) can be... More 

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Falls Church, Virginia
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53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

We took the food tour that started at the Majestic Grille with dessert and went from there. We were the only two on the tour and received personal attention from Lance. He had great knowledge about Memphis in general and about the specialty foods we ate. We ended the tour with barely enough room left to taste the dish, but... More 

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West Hempstead, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Carol took my mom and I on the Tastin' 'Round Town Tour, which included restaurants on Beale Street and off of Beale Street. We tried BBQ, desserts, hamburgers, southern cooking and so muc more. Everywhere that Carol took us - the food was fabulous and it gave us a true taste of the different places to eat in Downtown Memphis.... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We had a wonderful afternoon learning about the city and tasting great food, really like the diverse food choices Debbie our guide was very knowledgeable and fun to talk with. She loves the city and knows it well. We had reservations for dinner that evening but we were so full by the end of the tour we canceled our reservations.... More 

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North Potomac
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Four in our party had a wonderful afternoon with Debbie. She was delightful, knowlegable and a perfect food guide. We did the tour on the afternoon of our arrival, what a great welcome and introductions to Memphis food. She gave us recommendations for other meals, all of which were spot on. Debbie helped to make our Memphis trip even better.

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Syracuse, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Unbeknownst to us, my wife and I were the only ones booked for that particular BBQ tour. Lance met us in the hotel lobby and gave us a VERY personal tour, chauffeuring us around in his own Jaguar. What a treat!!! Lance was personable, very knowledgeable, and certainly knows all the right places to go to. We got to chat... More 

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New Berlin, WI
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We enjoyed our Memphis BBQ tastin' with Lance. As others have said, don't eat before the tour. You will get to experience different kinds of BBQ. Lance was great with explaining the differences and sharing the history of Memphis. Loved going to a couple of small places away from Beale Street. Would highly recommend!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Debbie was very well inforned about the history of the city, Beale Street, and all the restaurants we visited. Her background in the food industry also provided texture and support for her opinions about the food and chefs in Memphis. Debbie is pleasantly talkative, making the hours we spent together very enjoyable. There was plenty of food, more than we... More 

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