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3-Hour History and Food Tour in Atlanta

From $69.00
  • 3-hour history and food tour in Atlanta
  • Visit five restaurants and food shops in Grant Park
  • Taste more than ten innovative Southern dishes
3-Hour History and Food Tour in Atlanta
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11am Grant Park
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Enjoy a 3 hour delicious modern Southern food tour through Grant Park and Oakland Cemetery.
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11:30am Sunday Grant Park
Discover Atlanta's deep past while tasting the future of Southern cuisine in beautiful Grant Park.
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12pm Grant Park
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Sample delicious Southern dishes and learn about Atlanta's history during a leisurely 3-hour walking and food tour in Grant Park. Stop into five eateries for tastings that might include dishes like shrimp and grits, short rib grilled cheese, and raspberry-hibiscus meringues. You'll also stroll past striking Victorian homes and the historical Oakland Cemetery. Your guide shares insights about the food scene and history of Atlanta on this small-group tour with generous eats.
What to Expect

This food tour takes you off-the-beaten path to Atlanta's gorgeous Victorian neighborhood to try 12 mouth-watering tastings from 5 restaurants and food shops. The 3-hour small group tour will introduce you to the story of Atlanta's founding and why Atlanta truly was a city built on food, while you taste modern Southern and Southern fusion dishes, such as short rib grilled cheese with slow braised beef and pimento cheese and fried catfish with cucumber wasabi soy sauce.

Your guide will entertain and inform you on the easy 2 mile walk with stories and insights into Atlanta's settlement and the Civil War, Atlanta yesterday and today, and the city’s food culture. In fact, many guests tell us that this is the best value in the city because it's both a food tour and a history tour in one!  You'll be introduced to neighborhoods and stories about Atlanta that even locals don’t know!  Feed your belly and your mind with Atlanta's most unique culinary experience.

Tasting Locations Include:

  • Six Feet Under: the neighborhood's top seafood joint
  • Augustine's: local gastropub
  • My Friend's Growler Shop: local-focused beer store
  • Republic Social House: neighborhood watering hole
  • Little Tart Bakeshop: French inspired pastry shop
Important Note: If you have food allergies or restrictions (such as vegetarian, gluten-free, or allergy restrictions) or if any person in your group doesn't drink alcohol, please advise prior to the tour. Tour includes beef, shellfish, and nuts, but there are substitutions if you notify local operator in advance by specifying at the time of booking in the 'special requirements' field.
Reviews (258)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best food tours I've done! Atlanta is the city built on food and you’ll dive into its food-loving past while tasting modern Southern-inspired flavors. Like fried catfish and okra with cucumber wasabi sauce and raspberry hibiscus meringues. Before catching our bus to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kpunzal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Atlanta Food Walk tours are absolutely amazing!!

I HIGHLY recommend doing one or both of the tours that Atlanta Food Walks offers. Whether you are just visiting the city, new to the area, or just want to see Atlanta through some different lends its definitely the way to go. My boyfriend and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ashley H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Time well spent!

A great tour that we both enjoyed. Generous portions in five different locals! Lauren (our guide) did a great job of explaining the local history and food. What a great introduction to the neighbourhood!

Thank J5988KYpaulh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
No idea what was best - the guide, the history, or the food. Loved it all!

I am super happy a local friend suggested doing a tour with Atlanta Food Walk! They had already done the Downtown Southern Food Walk, and so we selected the Grant Park Past & Future Food Walk. Lauren was awesome. Nothing but great things to say...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Erin K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
A fun and filling Atlanta afternoon

Spent a weekend in Atlanta and wanted to participate in an activity that would provide some historical background while being unique and came across this food tour. This was my first experience doing one and I would HIGHLY recommend this tour specifically. Not only was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Compass36123394188
Atlanta Food W, Owner at Atlanta Food Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

I am so pleased that you enjoyed your time with Joy, exploring, learning, and eating your way through the city. Our passion is sharing our love of Atlanta with others and I'm so glad that you were able to take away such a pleasurable experience....More

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Response from Becky N | Reviewed this property |
The tour will give you specifics. The tour usually begins at a restaurant, but don’t park in their lot. There is usually parking across the street or close by.