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Riverside Food Tours

303 reviews
Covington, KY, USA
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About Riverside Food Tours
What makes Riverside Food Tours unique? Our small group tours cater to you! Our local guides are friendly and knowledgeable. We choose the best restaurants and promise you won't leave hungry. If you enjoy sightseeing, trying new restaurants and feeling welcomed, informed and entertained - this is it! Visiting Cincinnati? You'll love our Cincy Top Ten Tour. Enjoy the top 5 bites and see the top 10 sites. Do you want to relax and dine and take your time? Try our Cincinnati Streetcar Food and Culture tour and see the entire downtown area from the Banks of the Ohio River to historic Findlay Market. Looking for an evening tour? On our Wine & Dine in Over the Rhine, we stroll through a hip and trendy historic neighborhood sharing fascinating history and viewing beautiful architecture. We offer 6 unique food and culture tours in Cincinnati, OH and Covington, KY (just 2 minutes away). We are the experts in culinary adventures!
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29 reviews
Bring your appetite for this 3-hour walking and eating tour in Mainstrasse Village located in Covington, Kentucky, just five minutes from downtown Cincinnati.  Linger in the German village, soaking up the charm of European architecture, a glockenspiel, cobblestone streets and fountains. Indulge in local treats, such as Bavarian pretzels, beer cheese, goetta chili dogs, homemade desserts, a tasting of local craft beer and much more!
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$62.00 per adult
13 reviews
Just a few blocks north of downtown Cincinnati lies Over the Rhine, a historic area founded by German immigrants. Sample the fare (and wine) at four local restaurants as your tour guide shares history and information about the neighborhood. Take a VIP tour of an urban wine cellar and window shop at the boutiques as you stroll between venues.
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$72.00 per adult
14 reviews
Covington, Kentucky is home to a burgeoning food scene. If you are unsure about which of the many great new eateries to visit, join this walking tour that takes you to six different locally owned spots to sample their dishes — from Chinese to Down home Kentucky favorites, — as well as a family-owned craft brewery for a beer of your choice.
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$62.00 per adult
42 reviews
Cincinnati is home to a thriving culinary scene but, for visitors, it can be hard to choose where to dine. Take the guesswork out of your visit by joining this streetcar tour that takes you to five or six different restaurants and a food market across several different neighborhoods to sample their best dishes.
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$62.00 per adult
19 reviews
Save time and money on this excursion that includes a guided tour of Cincinnati's top sights, from the banks of the Ohio River to downtown and Findlay Market; food tastings at some of the city's best restaurants, and an all-day streetcar pass so that (armed with some insider tips from your guide) you can spend the rest of the day exploring independently.
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$51.00 per adult
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Reviewed yesterday

Come hungry! Loved all the food and all our hosts. Dave, our guide, was knowledgeable and charming and patient with all of us. Highly reccommended.

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Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

Absolutely loved this tour. Money well spent, great information and great food in a beautiful village.

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Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had never been to the area before and we like to try local food whenever we travel, instead of just eating the same chain stuff we have at home. We were both very happy with this tour. The cost and time...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Seth G
LauraN4173, Owner at Riverside Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Seth, I agree that a food tour is a great way to try local foods if you're new to an area. I'm happy you liked the tour, the food and Katie. She makes everyone feel at home. We offer 14 tours a week, so...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First foodie tour for us. Aces. Our guide was well prepared to inform us about the history of the area. The food tastings were enjoyed by all. Highly recommend!

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Date of experience: April 2019
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LauraN4173, Owner at Riverside Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you. I'm happy to hear your first food tour was a great experience! We have 7 other food and culture tours for you to try. Thank you for your high recommendation. I appreciate it!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed the tour of good history and food. Laura (tour guide) was very knowledgeable, entertaining and professional.

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Date of experience: April 2019
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LauraN4173, Owner at Riverside Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the compliments. I'm happy you enjoyed the food, because that is the most important. But we also want our guests to be entertained and learn about the area. I hope you can join us again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My parents, my fiancé and myself are all native to Kentucky but wanted to learn more about the Mainstrasse area. This tour was absolutely amazing and worth every penny! Our tour guide, David, was extremely knowledgeable and very enthusiastic about the area. The food and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 9, 2019

Great food and drinks, good company, great educational experience. Definitely would recommend!! I thought there may be German food on the tour but there wasn't. It was a good mix of food and sweats though. Learned a lot about the history of the Germans moving...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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LauraN4173, Owner at Riverside Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2019

Thanks for a great review. It's ironic that there aren't any "German restaurants" in Mainstrasse Village. I'm glad you enjoyed the food and drinks nonetheless. We have plenty of bourbon on the tour, so that's a plus! I hope you can join us sometime on...More

Reviewed April 8, 2019

This tour was so much fun. We tried so many new foods and learned a lot of history! Would go again! The tour guide showed us local history and where all the great food was!

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Date of experience: March 2019
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LauraN4173, Owner at Riverside Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2019

Thanks Jennifer for sharing on the Mainstrasse Village Food Tour. I'm glad you enjoyed the food and the history. I enjoyed meeting you. I hope you can join us again sometime on one of our other tours.

Reviewed April 8, 2019

I went on the Roebling Point Food tour this morning with my girlfriend. Becky was our guide. She was very pleasant, shared some great stories and introduced us to restaurants that I have never been to before. We had 6 different food stops, which was...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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LauraN4173, Owner at Riverside Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2019

Thanks for sharing. Roebling Point in Covington Kentucky is such a picturesque neighborhood with great restaurants and beautiful views. It's our only 3 hour lunch tour. I'm glad you enjoyed it!

Reviewed April 4, 2019

If you are new to Cincinnati Ohio or to Covington Kentucky, I really recommend taking one of the many food tours offered by Riverside Food tours. This is a great way to get familiar with several restaurants, enjoy great food and learn about the history....More

Date of experience: April 2019
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LauraN4173, Owner at Riverside Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2019

Thanks Kathleen for sharing on the Roebling Point Tour in Covington Kentucky. Roebling Point has beautiful old homes and of course the Roebling Bridge to visit. It's a little more obscure, so many people are surprised by how many nice restaurants we visit! I'm glad...More

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the one we were on we walked from the bus stop to the location. sometimes it was maybe half a block or so. It was pouring rain. they even offered us umbrellas if we did not have one. we did the afternoon food tour. they did... More
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