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Taste of Downtown Memphis Food Tour

From $54.60
  • A private guided tasting tour of six Memphis restaurants, with seven food samples

  • Eat like an insider: ditch the tourist traps and discover local watering holes for the tastiest treats

  • Burn off those calories with a leisurely walk between locations, packed with fun history lessons

Taste of Downtown Memphis Food Tour
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Taste of Downtown Memphis Food Tour
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Chow down like a bonafide Memphian during this history-packed Memphis food crawl. You’ll enjoy seven specially prepared food tastings at six different hotspots, including both family-owned eateries and award-winning restaurants. Classic dishes—from hot tamales to house-made desserts—use only sustainable, locally sourced ingredients, and you’ll discover the culture and history of the dynamic Tennessee city along the way.

What to Expect

There’s no better way to get acquainted with Memphis than by tasting some of its most acclaimed foods this city has to offer. Your friendly guide will be the Chef carrying a giant whisk as you will experience seven tastings from six different restaurants along the way.

You’ll sample the very best of Memphis cuisine from BBQ nachos to southern tamales to delectable desserts. Memphis offers a plethora of choices from delicious and historic family-owned, local restaurants to trendy award winning Chefs. We provide a local, sustainable experience tasting a variety of foods, allowing you to feel like a native Memphian.  Your guide will provide a sampling of culture and history sprinkled throughout this walking tour. Since we will be walking you can expect to burn a few calories as well since this tour is a leisurely walk of approximately 6000 Fit bit steps.

Reviews (184)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
A great experience and must do!!

We booked the downtown tour and it was incredible! Our guide was knowledgeable, personable, and full of energy! All the foods were delicious! I would definitely recommend everyone doing this tour, it provides great history, and a sense of the city/downtown.

Thank Sarahls612
Reviewed November 5, 2018
Great way to sample local favorites

If your looking for a great way to sample some local food, look no further. Tastin' 'Round Town is the way to go. Your guide will not only take you to local food stops but you will also get a history lesson on Memphis.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mgs1627
Reviewed November 5, 2018
Get in my Belly!!!

This tour was awesome and tasty at the same time. Our tour guide Taylor was bubbly, fun, and knowledgeable about the history and culture of Memphis. She guided us through various restaurants downtown with her whisk in hand like a majorette leading a band. LOL!!...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LadyDolly4
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile
What a wonderful time we had walking the streets of Memphis and learning about the food and history of the town

We stopped at six different places and tried out six different things and every single one of them shined on their own in different ways. From the desserts which my favorite was carrot cake then a sandwich then a cocktail and mac & cheese with...More

Thank Monica B
Reviewed October 23, 2018

This was our first ever food tour - and we sure wish we'd done more sooner! Taylor was the perfect guide! Not only did we learn about the food of Memphis we heard about the history of the city. We enjoyed a Taste of Memphis...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Debi G
December 2, 2018|
Response from 898GeneL | Reviewed this property |
Try calling them at 901-870-1824 as I too there are no online scheduling dates for then.
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Response from Amy M | Reviewed this property |
They will take anyone that wants to pay and eat!
April 8, 2018|
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Response from frederickwilliam | Reviewed this property |
Our tour started at 1 and ran until after 5. Had a fun group, who really enjoyed it others company so we actually went much longer than the established tour time