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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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8:30 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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Great introduction to the area

In short, you walk a number of blocks and stop inside 6 different venues for appetizers, drinks, and good conversation without 15 fellow comrades. The guide is local and provides... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
iaranha
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Monterey, California
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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The tour was well done--the stops were well organized--but should include a scheduled bathroom stop!

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Monterey, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In short, you walk a number of blocks and stop inside 6 different venues for appetizers, drinks, and good conversation without 15 fellow comrades. The guide is local and provides you with history and anecdotes about the area. You'll have small plates, sample wine, and sit down and enjoy good conversation. The tour is not rushed and you are left... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The experience was a highlight of our stay in Carmel. Mig was our tour guide. She is both highly enthusiastic and knowledgeable about the Carmel Food scene and our tour demonstrated that. We sampled everything from braised beef to spinach gnocchi, to chocolate. We saw hidden corners of Carmel and I was armed at the end with great ideas for... More 

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gaylependy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had Stacey as our guide. She is very friendly and also has great humour. The tour is great and you will get very full. There is also fantastic local wine included. We did the lunch your. It is a great way to see some of the many amazing restaurants in Carmel. I really recommend this tour. It's good to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic time on the classic food tour. It provided a great introduction to Carmel's food and wine scene. Best of all, Mig, our guide, was darling and extremely knowledgable. She clearly loves Carmel and gave us some great insights into this charming city. Thanks to Mig and the great restaurants, we had a great time!!

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked this Food Tour for our girls weekend getaway as something to do but it turned out to be the most fun we had the whole weekend. Mig was awesome! She provided us with a wonderful tour of local shops, restaurants with incredible tastings at each of them. She had some great historical information as we walked to each... More 

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california
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

These food tours were a delightful way to learn a bit of Carmel history, wander through throgh hidden passageways, and taste wonderful food at many local restaurants. The tours guides were knowledgeable and fun, the restaurant's staff were amazing, they explained their food and wine selections and were more than happy to answer questions. These 2 tours more than met... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I went for a girls' trip to Carmel last week, and this tour was such a pleasant surprise! Our tour guide, Mig, was so personable and funny! She was a complete joy to be around. The fact that she is from the area and a foodie herself gave such a personal feel to the tour. Every place... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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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