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Historic Center Food Tour in Mexico City

From $77.00
  • Explore Mexico City’s historic center through its exceptional cuisine
  • Walk a small group to traditional markets, cantinas and street stalls
  • Learn about Mexico’s history, culture and cuisine as you indulge in samples
Historic Center Food Tour in Mexico City
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Historical Center Food Tour in Mexico City. Departs at 12:00 pm. Taste 8 traditional tastings of Mexico! Be amazed with the legends and history of Downtown Mexico City.
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Weekend Food Tour in English
Historic Center Food Tour in Mexico City. Departs at 11:30 am. Taste 8 traditional tastings of Mexico! Be amazed with the legends and history of Downtown Mexico City.
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Get to know Mexico City’s history center through its food on a half-day culinary walking tour. Discover the richness and diversity of Mexican cuisine, an UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage designee, with the help of a knowledgeable guide. Have an intimate small group encounter with Mexico’s capital city as you stroll among street food stalls and local markets, visit traditional cantinas and celebrated restaurants, sampling eight different dishes and drinks.

What to Expect

Meet your guide and group at a convenient downtown restaurant to begin your crash course in Mexico's food and culture. Your gastronomic adventure will take you from pre-Hispanic food to contemporary Mexican cuisine in a half-day stroll through Mexico City’s 700-year-old historic center. You’ll experience the city’s Aztec market, explore its street food and drink in one of its traditional cantinas.

Along the way, your guide will share the legends of this vibrant metropolis, helping you to travel through time as you sample sweets at one the oldest candy stores in the city, explore the bounty of Mexican cheeses and meats, taste traditional Oaxacan cooking and delight in the country’s edible flowers and organic produce.  

Reviews (75)
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Great introduction to the tastes of Mexico City

We really enjoyed this tour. Our guide, Adam, was friendly and knowledgeable, and the food was delicious! We try to book a food tour in every city we visit, as it provides such wonderful insight into the flavors of the local culture. This was an...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kate S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great day spent tasting yummy food and learning about the history of Mexico!

The tour is a perfect mix of yummy food, tasty drinks and enough walking in-between help burn it off. Our guide Karina was absolutely amazing! She explained the history of the food, the traditional methods of cooking and she pointed out historical landmarks along the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Patricia T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tasty, fun and an excellent all round tour

Really good small group tour covering an impressive range of food experiences in the historic center of Mexico City. And our guide was also very knowledgeable about the history of the city and the landmarks we saw on the walk. Hard to pick out highlights,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Spireite61
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Fun, informative & tonnes of food!

This tour is a great experience for food lovers. You will learn loads in a fun and interesting way! Our guide, Selena, was excellent. She is clearly very knowledgeable. Her English is impeccable and she took great care of all the group by making sure...More

Thank Pauldash
Reviewed November 6, 2018
Doesn’t get any better

A unique introduction to the many foods and flavors combined with glimpses into the history and culture of this ancient city. I was impressed by the variety of the foods sampled. My favorite was the Rosse Gourmet in the Mercado de San Juan. Many varieties...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Response from preville86 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Ironmanjt2. It is best to ask the food tour company directly,