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Off The Beaten Path Food Tours

Northampton, MA, USA
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About Off The Beaten Path Food Tours
Let us show you around the neighborhood! Sample food from 5-6 places in one tour on this tasty culinary adventure. Together we speak with local entrepreneurs and learn about the rich history of the neighborhood and their innovative concepts from an expert guide. We have selected the most delicious and interesting food for you to try. Tours are available in historic Davis Square, Somerville; Union Square, Somerville; Jamaica Plain, Boston; and Harvard Square, Cambridge. Discover Boston's most diverse neighborhoods and best food scenes. We can't wait to have you as our guest!
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Taste your way through Union Square, Somerville with this neighborhood food tour. Discover the area that saw the creation of marshmallow fluff and the raising of the first American flag. Walk the streets and stop for delicious tastings at five or six restaurants. Sample a range of local favorites and ethnic delicacies. This tour is suitable for all ages, with alcohol available to guests 21 and over.
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Get an inside perspective on historic Lowell, Massachusetts on this food and walking tour through the city center. In addition to teaching you little-known facts and anecdotes about Lowell’s top historic landmarks, the tour features food tastings at a selection of the area’s top eateries and hidden gems loved by locals.
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Renowned for its vibrant restaurant scene, Davis Square is one of the Boston area’s must-see neighborhoods. Enjoy an introduction to the area, and sample numerous tasty dishes, on this small-group walking tour. Pick between morning and afternoon tour times, and set off on a multi-hour adventure. You’ll learn about Davis Square’s history, will visit local eateries, will meet the owners, and will enjoy treats ranging from specialty chocolates and donuts to hearty gyros. Vegetarian and vegan options are available upon request.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lot of fun on our Davis Square food tour. We especially enjoyed is going off the main street where we have eaten at quite a few restaurants. Our tour was at brunch time. We enjoyed great gyros, nuts, creative oatmeal and had...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Food T, Owner at Off The Beaten Path Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much, we loved meeting you!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I tried the food tour in Lowell. There are so many interesting restaurants from so many cultures, it was very useful to have a guide show us around. Timna, our guide, was really personable and knowledgeable about the culinary scene. It was...More

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Date of experience: August 2019
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Food T, Owner at Off The Beaten Path Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for joining us! We hope to see you on a future tour soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our tour guide, Kara, was awesome!! Very knowledgeable, easy to talk to, just all around nice person. Perfect for the tour! Will highly recommend to friends and family.

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Date of experience: August 2019
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Food T, Owner at Off The Beaten Path Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for joining us on the Davis Square Somerville Food Tour! We hope to see you on future tours.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We really enjoyed they tour and our tour guide, Courtney who was informative, knowledgeable, friendly, thorough, and very pleasant. We got a good taste literally and figuratively of Cambridge chocolate and appreciated the opportunity to sample a variety of chocolate treats. I would definitely recommend...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Food T, Owner at Off The Beaten Path Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wow thank you so much for the awesome review! Courtney loved meeting you, and we hope to see you on future tours.

Reviewed July 31, 2019

The Lowell Food Tour had 7 different stops (one was closed when we went so one restaurant actually served two separate dishes). The restaurants we went to served a wide range of culinary offerings that are available in Lowell. Our guide was also very fun...More

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Date of experience: July 2019
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Food T, Owner at Off The Beaten Path Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2019

Thank you for your glowing review of our Lowell Food Tour! We loved meeting you and hope to see you on our other tours around Greater Boston. Lowell certainly is a hidden gem!

Reviewed July 13, 2019

Fun tour around Harvard Square, visiting local shops and tasting great treats. Our tour guide was knowledgeable and honest, it was nice to hear some history not only about the places we visited, but also the area in general. I especially love that they stick...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Food T, Owner at Off The Beaten Path Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2019

Thank you so much for joining us! We hope to see you soon on another tour!

Reviewed June 3, 2019

We had a blast, and a huge thank you to Arthur our tour guide for walking us around the area and showing us all the sights. It was so interesting to try new foods, meet owners of restaurants and learn all about the Kenmore Square/MIT...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Food T, Owner at Off The Beaten Path Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2019

Thank you so much for joining us! We hope to see you on another tour soon!

Reviewed April 1, 2019

Our group of 4 really enjoyed our Food Tour. Carol was a fantastic tour guide, and was a walking encyclopedia of interesting stories and facts about Somerville. And then there was the food! A great variety of food sampling and visits to small businesses. Plus...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Karen L
Food T, Owner at Off The Beaten Path Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2019

Thanks so much for joining us! We loved meeting your group and hope to see you on another tour soon!

Reviewed January 30, 2019

Fun, interesting, somewhat informative. Would be nice to have more variety and have the owners actually be there and maybe take some interest in the tour. There was nothing really off the beaten path as most of the places we visited are well-known.More

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Date of experience: January 2019
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Food T, Owner at Off The Beaten Path Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2019

This review is inappropriate as you William McAdoo aka the Boston Foodie are a paid blogger who felt entitled to a free tour. We provided you and a guest a free tour, and you shouldn't be reviewing us on TripAdvisor as if you were a...More

Reviewed January 14, 2019 via mobile

We had the pleasure of joining the Mill 5 food tour. We have been to the mill shopping many times, but it was great to meet some of the shop owners and learn a little more about their business and the history of the mill....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Food T, Owner at Off The Beaten Path Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 21, 2019

Thank you so much for joining us on our very first tour of Lowell's Mill No 5! We hope to meet you on other tours of different neighborhoods and very much enjoyed meeting you!

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