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2 weeks ago
“If the locals like it, visitors will love it!”
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“Yummy Fun”
About
A 3.5-ish hour walking progressive lunch through famous Downtown Santa Barbara. Walk, eat, drink and learn about Santa Barbara. Fun facts, culture, a little architecture & history and of course the food! This tasting tour is great for tourists AND...more
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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+1 805-364-0462
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are visiting SB and love food you've got to check this out. This was my first food tour and we had a blast. The tour had great variety and diversity between eating and learning about some of Santa Barbara's history. The food was...More

Thank Dannielle M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a treat and fun day! Evan and her assistant, Dylan, led a marvelous tour through the heart of Santa Barbara guiding us through much of the history of this wonderful city and ensuring our hearts, minds, and bellies were happily full. A great array...More

Thank swidzer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I took my sister-in-law that was visiting from the East Coast. We live in Santa Barbara. We had the BEST time! Evan was a warm welcome to the usual boring tour guides. She made everything super fun and welcoming for the whole...More

Thank Natalie P
Evan S, Owner at Taste Santa Barbara Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so glad y’all had a fun on the tour, we loved having you and Thank you so much for the great review! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Evan’s energetic and enthusiastic personality made this tasting very enjoyable. Even though I thought this event was a bit pricey, I highly recommend it. Along with the fine wine and food samples I learned some history of Santa Barbara in a fun way.

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Thank jansan40
Evan S, Owner at Taste Santa Barbara Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the great review Jan - we had so much fun with your group! Stay cool and hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed the tour very much. Nice selections on the food and enjoyed the wine most of all. The pairing of wine with chocolate truffles was great! One thing to note is there is quite a bit a walking and stops to hear about the...More

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Evan S, Owner at Taste Santa Barbara Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the food times and great review. Melody had a great time with your group and I got some fun pics too. They’re posted on the Facebook page in the July album! Hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We really enjoyed this tour. Our guide, Brittany, was very personable and gave us lots of interesting facts about Santa Barbara as we walked from place to place. The food was really good, and we enjoyed the wine tastings towards the end of the tour....More

Thank AmandaZona
Reviewed June 19, 2018

My entire department took this tour and it lives up to the hype! We learned so much about the history of Santa Barbara, got to eat some really delicious food and visit some places we'd never been! Evan and her team are fun and they...More

Thank ashtenomalley
Reviewed June 3, 2018

My husband and I went on our tour with Evan a few months ago. We love everything about this tour. The food was great and can't wait to go back to many of the tasting locations. We also talked about other restaurants that weren't on...More

1  Thank SallyMmmmm
Evan S, Owner at Taste Santa Barbara Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2018

Thank you so much for the great review! We hope to see you again soon and want to see pics of all the food you eat - don't forget to #tastesb

Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I decided to take this tour while we were visiting Santa Barbara. So glad we did. We were the only two on the tour that day. Britney was our guide. The best you could ask for. When they said it was a...More

Thank CaroleP1947
Evan S, Owner at Taste Santa Barbara Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 3, 2018

Thank you so much for the great review! Brittanty had so much fun with you two ladies as well. Enjoy the jam and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed May 10, 2018

My husband and I took a delicious, 3 1/2 hour walking food tour of beautiful Santa Barbara with Taste of Santa Barbara Food Tour and I have to say, this is an experience everyone must do. Seriously! It was so much fun! We visited 7...More

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Evan S, Owner at Taste Santa Barbara Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 3, 2018

Thank you so much for the great review and the shout outs and awesome pics on Instagram! Melody had a blast with your group. We hope to see you again soon!

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Carol P
June 23, 2018|
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Response from Evan S | Property representative |
Yes, we can definitely accommodate a gluten allergies. When you book tickets, please just let us know (the guide will also ask if anyone has any food allergies).
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Leila T
May 22, 2016|
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Response from Evan S | Property representative |
Hi there Leila, Because this is a walking food tour, we do not pick up or drop off at hotels - Uber or the state street trolley would be your best bet. The tour is about 3.5 hours, give or take. We walk a little under 2... More
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