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Address: 2179 12th Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94116
Phone Number: 415-665-0480
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Description: Top 10 walking tours for globetrotting foodies - Lonely Planet (April...
Top 10 walking tours for globetrotting foodies - Lonely Planet (April 2013). Same Day Reservations. Bus & Walking Tours. Explore the history and culture of local neighborhoods, including Chinatown and North Beach/Little Italy, as "We Eat Our Way Through San Francisco." Voted Best City Tour by San Francisco Bay Guardian 2011. Named "Best City Tour of 2006 and 2007" by CitySearch.
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Great night out in SF

The tour was great! We had such a great time seeing the city. We live in the Peninsula just south of SF but we wanted a night as tourists and this fit the bill. Hunter, our... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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Menlo Park, California

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Menlo Park, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

The tour was great! We had such a great time seeing the city. We live in the Peninsula just south of SF but we wanted a night as tourists and this fit the bill. Hunter, our tour guide, was great. He kept everyone laughing and entertained, but he was also informative as far as tours go. He gave us a... More 

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Fremont, California
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

What FUN! We are still talking about our tour from last weekend into North Beach. We LOVED every minute of it. The food was great and we came away feeling stuffed. We were sad to see the tour come to an end, such unique shops, eateries and culture. Blandina was such a fantastic tour guide, she shared her experiences and... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

We spent a great afternoon with our guide Blandina, exploring the food, history and quirks of North Beach. Lots of good food and interesting stories. A great way to get the know the area.

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Washington, Dc
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

The San Fran Little Italy Food Walking Tour was awesome! We had Blandina as our guide and she was so much fun! She was personable and knowledgeable of not only the restaurants, but the history and culture of the city itself. We visited coffee shops, bread bakeries, candy stories, delis and finished the tour with pizza, my favorite! We visited... More 

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Los Altos, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

I did the afternoon little Italy tour with a few friends and it was outstanding! I learned so much about the city and all the food we ate was amazing. Our guide had lived in the city her entire life (we passed her house on the tour) and it really showed with her knowledge of the area. It was a... More 

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Foster City, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Extremely knowledgeable, open hearted, guide who ended up fusing SF history and North beach culture. We felt like food was simply a pretext - although a really good pretext. Loved the bread and sandwich. It was probably the best sandwich I have ever tasted. Loved the sites she took us to exposing us to local artists and their culture.

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Woodinville, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

We took the 3 hour Chinatown Walking tour and my friend and I were lucky enough to be the only guests on the tour. As a result, our tour guide Lois was able to personalize and customize parts of our wonderful sojourn. She provided us with wonderful stories of the area when she was growing up in the area. We... More 

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Rocklin, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

There were others I our group so we had good company to share a few hours and some great food with. We learned a lot about the city from our guide who was on a first name basis with most of the shop owners we saw in the area, and ate some really good food. There are now some places... More 

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Goodyear, Arizona
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

This tour was really really good. My wife and I came to San Francisco for our honeymoon and this tour did not disappoint. You were able to walk through the new and the old Chinatown see sites and get history. We saw things that we would have never would have known about by ourselves. We went to the oldest Chinese... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

I had initially booked the bus tour, but when that was cancelled they called immediately and set me up for the walking tour. This was my first time in SF so they gave me easy directions to get to the meeting spot. Our tour guide, Blandina, was amazing and had great stories about the neighborhood! I would definitely do this... More 

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Address: 2179 12th Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94116
Phone Number: 415-665-0480
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco

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