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Foodie Tours Costa Rica

San Jose, Costa Rica
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About Foodie Tours Costa Rica
We are a Costa Rican company, we specialize in designing exclusive gastronomical tours in San Jose that will take you from the roots of Costa Rican traditional cuisine to modern, original food creations. Signature dishes by the best local chefs, that you will also meet during the tours!
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Food Tour Costa Rican Farm to Table Essential

Taste how Costa Rican chefs are incorporating farm-to-table concepts on a food tour through San Jose’s vibrant Escalante neighborhood. Take a seat at restaurants and cafes hand-picked for their fresh, innovative cuisine, sampling the best of menus featuring local, seasonal, and organic ingredients. A foodie guide introduces you to chefs and owners for a more personal tasting experience.
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3 to 4 hours
from $120.00

Food Tour Costa Rican Farm to Table - Premium

Take a half-day food and walking tour in San Jose that highlights innovative chefs who are updating traditional Costa Rican recipes with a modern twist. Stroll between four locations in the Escalante district to enjoy a 6-course tasting menu, seven drinks, Costa Rican coffee tastings, and a cocktail mixing demonstration with locally made liquor. Your guide shares insightful commentary along the way on a tour that can be scheduled for lunch or dinner.
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4 to 5 hours
from $125.00

Foodie Tour - Ancestral, Contemporary & Fusion Experience

During this foodie experience, you will taste selected recipes specially created for the tour at the best restaurants for each thematic or food concept.
You will learn about Costa Rican culture through the gastronomy while walking at one of the trendiest neighborhoods in San Jose.
Personalized service provided by staff and experienced foodie local guides.
Not only you will save time on searching where to eat good quality local food, but also will get to try excellent choices in one night. (Ancestral food from our indigenous, traditional homemade food from our grandma's, and contemporary-modern, Costa Rican food)
100% local, slow food and sustainable-responsible practices.
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3 hours 30 minutes
from $130.00

Costa Rican Specialty Coffee Tasting & Workshop

You will learn from a professional barista all the necessary aspects to prepare specialty coffee by using different filtered methods.

You will learn essential information about Costa Rican coffee, coffee regions, coffee beans, and everything related to Specialty Coffee.

The coffee shops that we choose for these workshops are using organic, local, homemade and artisanal products to prepare their delicious food. Also, are known for offering the best quality coffee in the area.
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1 hour 30 minutes
from $35.90
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sashaniela wrote a review Apr 2020
Charlotte, North Carolina12 contributions2 helpful votes
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This tour blew us away, it was FANTASTIC! Adriana (tour guide/owner) was extremely responsive, very friendly and went above and beyond to guarantee I was able to enjoy the day at each stop with all of my food allergies. My group had a blast trying foods we’ve never encountered in the USA before. We LOVED all of the amazing fresh artisan food! Such creativity and detail was put into every single thing we had: vegetarian ceviche, pejibaye balls, chayote, grilled meats/fish, coffee, dessert of grilled plantain with turmeric ice cream with beer caramel, beers and wine just to name a few! Foodie Tours of Costa Rica have done their homework to discover unique, diverse, off the beaten track places to really highlight the farm to table food scene of San Jose. Walking to each restaurant was cool to see the neighborhood or stop to have Adriana point out different plants or vegetables along the way. We would absolutely recommend this tour again and again. I look forward to seeing Adriana the next time I’m in Costa Rica! Pura Vida!
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Responded Apr 18, 2020
Thank you very much for choosing and recommending Foodie Tours Costa Rica, hope to see you again!
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Dreamer33934662426 wrote a review Mar 2020
5 contributions
We did the "Farm to Table" experience. Walking tour thru Escalante neighborhood. Visited upscale coffee shop and 3 restaurants. Closed the night at local bar. Plenty of excellent food. Adrianna is a fantastic hostess. You will enjoy this tour
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Date of experience: February 2020
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emiyinct wrote a review Mar 2020
White Plains, New York20 contributions22 helpful votes
This was my second time with Adriana and Foodie Tours. I did a combo of specialty coffee and chocolate making. I learned a lot about local producers, traditions, processes, etc. and everything was delicious. Also Adriana had many great suggestions for cafes (yay to espresso at La Cabra Negra) and restaurants and she went above and beyond to help me solve a travel problem. She has a great demeanor, wonderful connections and excellent taste. I can not recommend her highly enough!
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June22222 wrote a review Mar 2020
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Adriana picked us up at our hotel and drove to our first stop. We had so much fun all evening at each of the 4 locations we went to. We started with coffee tasting and education, then vegan appetizers, main course and last cocktails. It was the funnest thing we did in the city of San Jose. I would do it again!
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Date of experience: February 2020
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jan r wrote a review Feb 2020
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Adriana plans and executes a remarkable evening of food and drink. From a fabulous coffee tasting—and education—to farm-to-table starters, a main course at a hidden gem of a restaurant, and custom cocktails at the coolest cocktail bar ever, the evening was perfect. Even if you have only one night in San Jose, don’t bother searching for a restaurant and take the foodie tour instead. And did I mention how much fun we had with Adriana? You couldn’t ask for a better host! She’s knowledgeable, incredibly kind, and passionate about food.
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