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Carmel Food Tours

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Carmel Food Tours® is a walking, tasting and cultural tour of beautiful downtown Carmel-by-the-Sea. Experience the most famous artist colony in California with a leisurely stroll through the heart of Carmel, taste a specially-selected variety of...more
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
San Carlos St at 9th Ave, Carmel, CA 93921
+1 831-256-3007
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Carmel Food Tour was wonderful. It was a great way to get to know Carmel history along with trying some wonderful food and wine along the way. Amber our tour guide was very knowledgeable and fun! One of the parts I loved was learning...More

1  Thank prinsallyfaye
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We loved our time on the Carmel food tour. Fun and informative and you won’t leave hungry. You get to stop at a lot of the best restaurants in the area. Amber is a great guide!

1  Thank Adventure595395
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun to visit some new places & revisit some old ones. Tracy kept us moving, provided good stories & Carmel history. Come hungry!

1  Thank 206MarkF831
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I celebrated our 22nd anniversary in beautiful Carmel with Carmel food tours! Our first tour was 4 years ago, and we have been back every year! Staci is incredible, and makes you feel welcomed and right at home each time. The tours...More

1  Thank Dreamer00345608836
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived to Carmel around 930am to get parking and have breakfast before going on the tour. The parking was easy enough to get and the breakfast was excellent, but I wouldn't recommend getting a WHOLE breakfast beforehand because you get enough food on the...More

1  Thank Cody C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This food tour involved eating good things, drinking wine and beer, getting a quick Carmel history lesson, and exercise. The food choices included a wide variety of tastes; even made dinner reservations at one of them because I was so impressed. An unexpected highlight was...More

2  Thank cpumph
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was our first food tour, so not much to compare it to. But it was a well organized and managed experience. With one exception out of seven stops, the food was ready and seating reserved as soon as we got there. Our guide Tracy...More

1  Thank Chris C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a group of 7, and we all absolutely loved every minute. Bonnie was our guide, and I would highly recommend her:) It is hard to say what our favorite thing was because each stop was wonderful. Do not eat before you come because...More

2  Thank 44pattig
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This tour is a great way to learn about the food scene in Carmel. Kimberly was a wonderful guide as we ventured through hidden courtyards and alleyways around this beautiful town. Not only did we taste food and wine, we also learned of the interesting...More

1  Thank TangiTraveler
CarmelFoodTour, Manager at Carmel Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to let us know what a great guide KImberly was. Glad you were able to join the tour and discover our beautiful town. We hope you get to join us again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kimberly was very knowledgeable and was very enthusiastic about sharing some of the things she loved about Carmel (food, people, stories or hidden passages around town). Everything was delicious! Wish I could’ve had more of that olive oil ice-cream ;).

2  Thank Shivani B
CarmelFoodTour, Manager at Carmel Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

The olive oil on ice cream is ingenious, isn't it? We are so glad to hear that you had a wonderful tim eon the tour and found Kimberly's knowledge and sharing enthusiastic. Be sure to come visit us again!

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July 22, 2017|
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Response from Staci G | Property representative |
Hi Wendy, we have a few of the same and a few different tasting partners. We actually change a couple of them based on day of the week now, so tours can be different from a Friday to a Monday, even. :)
Andrea O
June 30, 2017|
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Response from Staci G | Property representative |
Hi Andrea, Congratulations on your anniversary! We offer tours on Mondays as well as Thurs-Sat every week. There are a couple exceptions where dates have been bought out for private groups, but they are largely available... More
February 19, 2016|
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Response from Staci G | Property representative |
Hi Gary, Of course we hope you'll enjoy one of our tours while you're here. In addition to the two great answers above, we would suggest the following: Lodging - There is a wide variety of places to stay in Carmel, so... More