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Carmel Food Tours

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Address: San Carlos St at 9th Ave, Carmel, CA 93921
Phone Number: +1 800-656-0713
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Thu 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
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Carmel Food Tours is a walking, tasting and cultural tour of beautiful...

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 foods and wines from local restaurants and boutique shops, and become acquainted with the unique history and culture of this magical city.

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Carmel Small-Group Food and Wine Walking Tour
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Wonderful breakfast tour

I had some misgivings about booking a food tour, but that feeling dissipated immediately upon meeting our tour guide, Staci. She is very personable, funny, and thoroughly... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I had some misgivings about booking a food tour, but that feeling dissipated immediately upon meeting our tour guide, Staci. She is very personable, funny, and thoroughly knowledgable about all things Carmel, especially food options. She led us through some charming passageways and side streets to try a variety of food offerings, not one of which was disappointing. The shops... More 

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Clayton, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first food tour and I can't say enough! Our tour guide Meg, was simply delightful. She was very knowledgeable about Carmel and it was so evident how much she loves her town! She shared fun tips and historical facts as we went along. We made seven stops ranging from small tasting plates ( awesome food) to olive... More 

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Pacific Grove, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Mig was a lively, good-humored guide, and the venues were outstanding! From the sit-down restaurants to the olive oil tasting room, the chocolate shop, and the wine tasting room, the variety of venues was perfectly crafted.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Mig was our tour guide. Very knowledgeable, fun, and friendly. This tour is a must do and with Mig if possible. We got a history lesson, great food/drinks, and tour of the town. I was a little skeptical when we booked but it turned out to be a great time

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Bothell, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my second time attending the Carmel Food Tour. I had such a great time on the first one that I had to come back with my best friend. We had a blast! It's such a great way to learn a little about Carmel and enjoy delicious food and wine at some of the finest restaurants in Carmel. It's... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This tour was on my radar as soon as we planned our stop in Carmel. We had a great time meeting new people and tasting a great variety of foods and wine. I was especially surprised by the combination of ice cream and balsamics! Amber was a wonderful guide and interspersed her tour with tidbits about the area and it's... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

WOW! When I discovered this tour I instantly knew it would be right up my alley... trying yummy food and drinks at several places around one of my favorite places in the world... genius. Then I read all of the great reviews, which confirmed I was onto something great. Well... not only did it exceed expectations, it blew them away.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simply said the best three hours you can spend in Carmel. We were entertained with the history as we strolled hidden passages to four of Carmel's best restaurants. With detours of wine, chocolate, champagne, and olive oil. Every dish was superb as well as the excellent wine pairing. At every stop we were graciously welcome and served. But all of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this as a fun afternoon in Carmel but had second thoughts about tromping around with total strangers. We almost didn't show up. But, thank goodness we did! We had the best time! We had a lovely mixed group of tourists- couples, family, friends, young and old(er). Our guide, Amber, was terrific. Fun and informative, she guided us along... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I met Stacey, our wonderful tour guide. Not only did Stacey arrange the breakfast dine around, she shared the history of Carmel. She took us through great alleys that had shops hidden away. We never would have found them on our own. The food was delicious and each cafe/restaurant had a story of how the came to... More 

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