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Arts District Food Tour in Richmond provided by River City Food Tours

Arts District Food Tour in Richmond

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Departure Point
Wong Gonzalez, 412 E Grace St, Richmond, VA 23219, USA
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Food tasting at 6 different restaurants and bakeries
  • Professional Local Guide
  • Gratuities at restaurants
  • Thursday night version only
Exclusions
  • Gratuities for guide (optional)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • If you are Vegetarian or have Dietary restrictions. Please contact supplier prior to tour date.
  • A small amount of walking is involved, but Not wheelchair accessible
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Actual restaurants, cafes, and shops may vary, subject to availability
  • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travelers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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traveling woman wrote a review Jan 2020
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I was really happy with this tour. We have lived near Richmond for 14 years and I had never been to any of these restaurants and might not even have gone in to them if I wasn't on this tour. It was really hard to pick out my favorite. I liked each one of them "the Best". I
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from Brian B, Owner at Arts District Food Tour in Richmond
Responded Jan 26, 2020
We love when locals discover something new on our tours! I know we'll see you again soon! - Brian
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mpdh_3 wrote a review Jan 2020
Barboursville, Virginia65 contributions13 helpful votes
Rachel was a great guide!! Enjoyed talking to chef’s and owners of some fun restaurants you might not try!! Greenleaf’s Pool Room was a great surprise with the best grilled cheese and deviled eggs and Charm School Social Club’s salted caramel ice cream was a great way to end the
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from Brian B, Owner at Arts District Food Tour in Richmond
Responded Jan 26, 2020
M., getting to visit some restaurants you might not otherwise try is exactly what we're all about! Glad you had such a great time! - Brian
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Barbara wrote a review Dec 2019
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Rachel gave us a wonderful food tour of the Arts District where we ate at 6 different restaurants. Crab tacos at Wong Gonzalez, deviled egg and half bbq sandwich at Greenleaf Pool Hall, pimento cheese Mac n cheese, brisket and cornbread at Fatty Smoke’s, catfish, collard greens
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Response from Brian B, Owner at Arts District Food Tour in Richmond
Responded Dec 27, 2019
Awesome B.! Rachel told me that the group was greeted by Mama J herself - how cool! - Brian
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Heather Q wrote a review Dec 2019
Midlothian, United States14 contributions1 helpful vote
Traveled around the art district sampling amazing restaurants with my 5 best friends and some wonderful couples we met on the tour. Food was amazing and the tour guide and restaurant owners were fabulous! I can’t wait to do the next one!
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from Brian B, Owner at Arts District Food Tour in Richmond
Responded Dec 26, 2019
H., what a fun group activity! Rachel told me about the exciting tour she had on Saturday - and you might not know this, but I had a meeting that afternoon at Charm School the same time the tour was there, and it sure looked like everyone was having a great time! - Brian
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Getaway520670 wrote a review Dec 2019
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We had a group of 5 that went out to celebrate my birthday; none of us had done a local food tour before. Had a blast trying new foods and learning about the are we live in. Rachel and Elise were very nice and knew a lot about the area. Going back soon for another tour!
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from Brian B, Owner at Arts District Food Tour in Richmond
Responded Dec 23, 2019
Happy birthday! We design our food tours for locals, so I hope you'll come back for another - maybe next year?! - Brian
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MaryI785
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No need for Dinner plans after...
Having never been on a food tour, I did not know what to expect. Was I pleasantly surprised. First, let me say ou
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U4474VNsandys
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Had a wonderful time!
First, the weather was gorgeous for this tour on September 6, 2020. Our tour guide Annie was very nice, engaging, k
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Teanfriends
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Celebrated Christmas in July by taking the Church Hill Food Tour
This was a Christmas gift from my best friend and we finally got to take the tour even during a pandemic. Everythin
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342carolet
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Outstanding!!
Thoroughly enjoyed all parts of the tour. Brian was a great guide and the selection of restaurants and bakeries wa
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253terab
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Great time
I had a great experience and Lindsay was awesome. I learned so much about Richmonds history. The food was great and
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lisambob5555
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Best way to get to know a town
I’ve been on a food tour before in my home state of NC. My daughter and her boyfriend moved to Richmond recently. W
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Jenny S
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Learned a lot!
This was a great tour, lots of food and the guide was very informative. Good way to spend the afternoon.
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christB9915XU
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Discovering favorites new and old!
We had a blast discovering new places we look forward to trying again as well as visiting old favorites. From deli
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Kathleen D
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Wonderful experience with plenty of tasty food
The four of us enjoyed the experience in Carytown. The food was amazing and the portion sizes were much larger than
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WendyS729S
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Delicious Food Stops in Historic Church Hill
Our guide, Lindsey, met us at Libby Hill Park - amazing start to our few hours together! We meandered through the
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lilprofessor
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Great afternoon in Church Hill!
This tour was well-organized, super fun, and introduced us to so many delicious foods! Lindsay was an awesome tour
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heathergMomof3PT
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Delicious and fun!
A great way to sample several of historic Churchill's quaint cafes and restaurants. The food is amazing and our tou
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S7793REkylem
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Richmond Food Tour A+
Rachel did a great job of introducing our group to the proud owners and representatives of several great Richmond r
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cheathct
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Booze & Bites
We had so much fun on our booze and bites tour. Our tour guide Rachel was amazing and very knowledgeable about all
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alycenardi
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Fun and Delicious Tour
My husband and I decided the night before to travel to Richmond, VA and wanted to do something different. Signed u
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