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East TN Tours

301 S Gay St, Knoxville Visitors Center, Knoxville, TN 37902-1102
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Chef's Table Tour in Downtown Knoxville
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Bountiful Brunch Tour of Knoxville TN
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--East TN Tours welcomes you to the areas premier and unique culinary experience, where we invite you to join us on our unparalleled "Chef's Table" tour where you will dine at some of the city's most renowned kitchens to sample plates unlike any you've had before. --Our guided walking food tours are a great mix of Knoxville history, culture and food all wrapped into one! --Choose from our standard, three hour, five restaurant "Chef's Table Tour" or our two hour, three restaurant "Sunday Bountiful Brunch Tour". Our philosophy is that it's all about the experience, from unique restaurant finds, visits from chef's and managers, behind the scenes looks, and much more! Come Eat, Drink and Socialize your way through Downtown Knoxville with us!
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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301 S Gay St, Knoxville Visitors Center, Knoxville, TN 37902-1102
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Reviewed May 14, 2018

Our group did the scavenger hunt as part of a team building event. It was fantastic. We all live in Knoxville, come of us most of our life, and learned so many things about the city along the way. The "treat" at the end was...More

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easttntours, Owner at East TN Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2018

Tracy, I’m so glad your group had a fun adventure during your Seek Knoxville scavenger hunt! Please keep us in mind for any future experiences, and thanks again!

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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

From the moment we met our guide Lauren, until we said goodbye nearly 3 hours later, we were not only immersed in wonderful food and beveridge tastings, but Lauren regaled us with very interesting historical and architectural vignettes about many of Knoxville's beautiful old buildings....More

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easttntours, Owner at East TN Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 11, 2018

Bob and Pam, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a delightful and kind review! I had such a fun time showing y'all around our great Knoxville downtown, and I hope to see you (and more friends!) on another tour again...More

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Reviewed February 26, 2018

My family is soon to move to Knoxville. To help me get acquainted with the warm and welcoming downtown scene, my friend (a resident of Knoxville) booked an East TN Food Tour. It was way better than I anticipated and was a wonderful way to...More

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easttntours, Owner at East TN Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to leave such a sweet review, Bonnie! I'm so glad we were able to show you around your soon to be home city before you move here, and get you acquainted with our great places to eat and visit again!...More

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Reviewed February 18, 2018

beautiful day itried new thingsn Knoxville. lots of walking up and down hills. diverse food choices.More

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easttntours, Owner at East TN Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2018

Donna, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review after your food tour a while ago, and I'm glad you enjoyed the diverse food choices! As far as the walking up and down hills...well...that's Knoxville and East Tennessee for you, haha! Please...More

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Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

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Reviewed January 31, 2018

Lauren was a fantastic and informative guide, providing us with little known historical information of downtown Knoxville while introducing us to outstanding culinary experiences at each of the five food venues. I highly recommend investing your time participating in this tour. A great value!

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easttntours, Owner at East TN Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 2, 2018

Thank you so much for your positive words, Greg! I had such a great time getting to show y’all around Knoxville and teaching you more about your home city :D. Cheers!!

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Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

We had so much fun, thanks to our “guide” who set e everything up, and the weather cooperated. We walked many places I have been wanting to see but never found time and found places I hadn’t known existed! The route was pretty easy; there...More

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easttntours, Owner at East TN Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2018

Thank you Ellen for the kind feedback! I am so glad you enjoyed your "Seek Knoxville" scavenger hunt, and hope to see you all on a food tour in the future as well :)

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Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

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Reviewed December 30, 2017

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