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Itinerary
Your tour will begin in central Catalina Island, where your foodie guide will meet you. Be sure to arrive with an appetite, as the area is known for its great restaurants, delicious seafood and, of course, beautiful views of the Pacific.

Head first down Front Street to admire the original Catalina tiles from the early 20th century. As you walk, you’ll make stops in six different locations, sampling fresh seafood, sweets and traditional homemade recipes. Your guide will share stories about the culture, cuisine and history of the island as you travel from one location to the next.

Continue along Avalon’s charming streets, stopping to view the notable architecture along the water. You’ll see the historic Inn on Mt Ada — a one-of-a-kind guestroom mansion that was once home to the Wrigley Family — and the famous Casino Building.

Before your tour concludes, treat your taste buds to one last local favorite, a beer float. Your guide will part ways with you in a central spot, where you can continue exploring Catalina foods and attractions on your own.
Locations visited
Catalina Island Casino
Catalina Island Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau
Catalina Food Tours
Overview
Try a taste of Catalina Island on this 3-hour culinary walking tour. Led by a local guide, you’ll travel along the iconic waterfront architecture, passing the famous Casino Building, and learn about the cultural and culinary history as you go. You’ll stop at six local hotspots to sample fresh seafood, sweets and other traditional Catalina foods. This small-group tour is limited to 16 people for a more intimate experience.
Highlights
  • A tasty 3-hour, small-group walking tour of Catalina Island
  • Sample delicious foods from six locations
  • Learn about the island’s rich cultural and culinary history from your informative guide
  • See beautiful architecture like the world famous Casino Building and the Inn on Mt Ada
  • Small-group tour limited to 16 people ensures a personalized experience
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Reviewed 2 days ago
Catalina History with Great Food and Drinks

We took this tour as an excursion from a Carnival cruise that stopped in Catalina. We checked in at the Marina and was told to meet our guide at a location just a few minutes away. Lili was our tour guide. She was full of...More

Thank abimages
Reviewed 5 days ago
good food and interesting stories

Being my first time at Catalina Island, it's hard to know where the best food is going to be. We had small samples of food at six different places and it made it easy to figure out where we got dinner later that day, which...More

Thank Njkingsbury
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great Walking Tour of Catalina Food Spots

Lili was a great guide! My daughter, friend and I learned much about the island and it's history, alot of which I'd not heard before. Lili was bubbly, fun, knowledgeable and energetic. The food and drink tasting was a treat for the senses...Delicious!! A good...More

Thank Donna E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Taste of Catalina Food Tour is a must when visiting the Island!

Lili was our guide for the tour. She is a bundle of energy, knowledge- about food and history, and fun! We enjoyed every stop- each restaurant was different and portion size was more then I would have ever expected. The food was absolutely delicious. Everything...More

Thank ellyn56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Catalina food tours

Beyond great! Lili was amazing and the food was first class! It was exactly what I was looking for on my first trip to Avalon. When I return I will do the tour again!

Thank Wendy P
CatalinaFoodie, Owner at Catalina Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Wendy! We are so glad you had a great food tour experience! See you again soon on the beautiful Catalina Island!

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