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Chow Down Charleston Food Tours

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Eat like a local on our food tasting and historical walking tours of downtown Charleston, SC. We explore the heart of downtown, as well as smaller local neighborhoods off the beaten path. Our Downtown's Local Flavors Tour enjoys 6 unique tasting...more
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Near Broad and Church Streets, Charleston, SC 29401
+1 854-999-4433
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All reviews brown dog deli food stops foodie tour gaulart maliclet moscow mule french restaurant queen street chocolate shop great tour food scene downtown tour would highly recommend this tour wonderful history an excellent guide small group lots of fun highlight of our trip
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I love doing food tours everywhere we visit. We’ve never done a voice map tour where you listen to the recording of a tour and go at your own pace. We loved it! We were able to spend more time at places...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Laura M
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

This was a great opportunity to try several eateries we had not eaten at before. Our guide was an outstanding historian. Reed told us not only about the places we ate at, but also about much of the houses and neighborhoods we went through. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank mapdsp
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Knowledgeable guide (Reed) that gave a great food tour while telling us a lot about Charleston history. Definitely plenty to eat with great quality as well.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jpackard98
Reviewed August 2, 2018

I chose this tour for my family because I liked the idea that it was during lunch so it took care of a meal. I also liked that you get some history and good stories while you walk around town. Reed was a terrific guide....More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank matthV787ZC
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Our Chow Down Food Tour Guide was Reed and Reed was a fountain of knowledge about Charleston. We had six stops; five food and one food store. As we went from one food stop to the next we stopped to learn about the history of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank KLH1956
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Reed was the owner and tour guide. Took us off the beaten path to 6 local businesses. All the food was good &serving portions were adequate. Reed was knowledgeable about SC and shared a little of the history. Worth the cost. Reed also gave us...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank J C
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Reid was very well informed about city info as well as provided stops to many different off the beaten path local food places . Each stop was completely different & delicious!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Leslie2804
Reviewed July 19, 2018

Admittedly, this is my wife and my first food tour, but because of it, we plan to do many more of it. As my wife looked for things to do while we were in Charleston on vacation with her family, she came across Chow Down...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank mjbncc1701
Reviewed July 2, 2018

We took this tour with Reid on our last day in Charleston, Friday, June 29, 2018. It was so fantastic! First of all, Reid is very personable and down-to-earth. He greeted each person, found out where they were from, found out a little about them....More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Laura I
Reviewed June 25, 2018

The food stops were great with a good variety of food to taste. Reed had a lot of information on the history of Charlestown and the food stops along the way. It was an easy walking tour going through old neighborhoods and quiet streets.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Lovel V
April 30, 2018|
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Response from travelsnearandfar | Reviewed this property |
Check their website. That’s how we made our reservation.
January 31, 2017|
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Response from Jessica S | Property representative |
Hi there! Sorry for the delayed response, but no, we do not consider our tour route wheelchair accessible. Unfortunately, many restaurants have a step or two into their front doors, and wheelchairs do not fit through a few... More
June 3, 2016|
Response from Maureen G | Reviewed this property |
It is definitely not a sample tour. The portions at each stop are a good size and by the end of the tour you will most certainly be satisfied. Hope this helps :)