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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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11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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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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Small-Group Breakfast Foodie Tour

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Tasty Bites of Food, Drinks & History in Carmel

I thoroughly enjoyed the Carmel Breakfast tour led by Staci. I went with four other ladies and it was one of the highlights of our girls' trip. We learned a great deal on the tour... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
FlyChewSipSee
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Dallas, Texas
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Dallas, Texas
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I thoroughly enjoyed the Carmel Breakfast tour led by Staci. I went with four other ladies and it was one of the highlights of our girls' trip. We learned a great deal on the tour both at the locations where we stopped (chocolate place was amazing, with such an inspiring business owner). We left very full but with a great... More 

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Houston, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This was a great way to start our stay in Carmel. Stacie was a fun and energetic guide. She shared a lot of great Carmel history along the way, which I loved. The food was wonderful and just the right amount. Even if you have been to Carmel you will enjoy this!

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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We four ladies were a little skeptical because we have enjoyed Carmel's food for many years; however, a friend recommended this tour and we were not disappointed. Being regulars on the Carmel scene, we did not think we could be surprised by the culinary delights on the tour. We were wrong! Our enthusiastic tour guide Mig introduced us not only... More 

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Thank Jill M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Carmel food and wine tour well worth it. Top rate food and wine served as if eating a full meal at a fancy establishment. Portions and timing of 3 hours about right. The tour guide is really what sets this a notch above. A burst of energy, fun to listen to and knowledgeable about food and the history of the... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Carmel Food Tours experience felt not just tailor-made but tailor-suit the entire tour. Our tour guide was professional and responsive to our desires every minute. Thank you.

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Staci G, Director of Sales at Carmel Food Tours, responded to this review

Thanks for the awesome review! We heard last weekend that the Carmel Coffee House (www.carmelcoffee.com) would have their Kula Estate Coffee available again in 3 weeks ;) More 

San Jose
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I signed my friends and myself up for the breakfast tour after doing the lunch tour in Carmel last year. Again, I was not disappointed. Stacy always does an excellent job of finding just the right places to eat off the beaten path. The food is delicious, the proprietors are informative and the location is perfect. Stacy's pleasant personality and... More 

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are tons of restaurants and cafes to choose from in Carmel. Taking a food tour with Stacy provided an excellent variety of food/snacks and drinks (with and without alcohol). Her descriptions of Carmel, the history, the people, the tourists, Clint and the restaurants provided much entertainment while we consumed delicious local favorites. Would do another tour with her anytime.

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Los Gatos, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Carmel Food Tour provides an insider's view of the food scene in this quaint beach town. Having already done their Food & Wine Tour, I decided it was time to try something new - breakfast. I signed myself and my family (ages ranging from 40-70) up for the Breakfast Foodie Tour and we all enjoyed it. I was thrilled... More 

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Thank shae r
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Stacy was our superb tour guide. We took the Breakfast Tour as well as the Classic tour. Stacy introduced us to some very good food places. The variety was well balanced. We also got a little history of Carmel. This walking tour will give you a very good start in embracing the food that is available in Carmel.

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

The food on the Classic tour was great! We liked the way that the different courses built to make a diverse and satisfying menu. The tour is well-organized, providing background and history of Carmel that you might not find out about otherwise.

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