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Knoxville Food Tours

Knoxville, TN 37902
+1 865-201-7270
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Excellent walking food tour!!’

My husband surprised me by taking me to the Knoxville food tour. We didn’t know what to expect but... read more

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Tasty and Informative!

I had a terrific experience with Knoxville Food Tours. Not only was Paula knowledgeable and... read more

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Knoxville Food Tours – History, Food, & Fun! Established in 2010 Downtown Knoxville’s Award Winning, Original Tour! Enhance your visit to Historic Downtown Knoxville. Enjoy a complete Knoxville experience in just a few hours! Explore Downtown Knoxville’s renaissance. Travel with a professional guide through the revitalized neighborhoods of Market Square, Gay St., & The Old City. Enjoy multiple food tastings of signature and specially selected dishes at some of Knoxville’s best new and iconic restaurants featuring local products in Southern & Appalachian cuisine. Enough for a meal for most. Add pairings from local craft beer breweries, wine flights, craft cocktails, Tennessee whiskey, or even moonshine. Learn the history of the city, including special insights on local culture, art, architecture.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Knoxville, TN 37902
+1 865-201-7270
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband surprised me by taking me to the Knoxville food tour. We didn’t know what to expect but we had a fantastic time. Paula our host was knowledgeable and friendly. She gave us a lot of history of downtown Knoxville which we did not...More

Thank tssweety
Reviewed yesterday

I had a terrific experience with Knoxville Food Tours. Not only was Paula knowledgeable and friendly, the restaurants were varied in cuisine and atmosphere and had an excellent cross section of choices. I enjoyed learning more about Knoxville and we sampled some seasonal pumpkin french...More

Thank IrishGal1968
Reviewed September 7, 2017

My husband and I took this tour to fill up some free time while in Knoxville on business. We found this tour after searching online for things to do in Knoxville. Paula, our tour guide, was friendly and professional. She is rich with knowledge of...More

Thank price573
Reviewed August 7, 2017

Our guide was very personable and informative. The food was delicious and plentiful. It was easy to reschedule for a different day when we had a family emergency and gave enough notice. Being our first time in Knoxville, we had tons of questions, which our...More

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Thank 5SusanH
Reviewed August 7, 2017

My husband and I enjoy trying different foods in different places. Finding food tours has been a delightful combination of learning not only the food culture of an area but also the history of an area we visit. The Knoxville food tour was excellent. We...More

Thank 5paddlers
Reviewed August 6, 2017

One of the most fun dates my husband and I (of 12 years ) have ever done!!! Honestly the price is a steal for what you get, an absolute unforgettable experience :)

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Thank lmfox09
Reviewed July 24, 2017

Paula was very informative and a pleasure to be with. The food was amazing. We visited places we wouldn't have gone to on our own. Great way to see and learn a lot about the city.

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Thank Vincent M
Reviewed July 11, 2017

The host was really knowledgeable about the area. Being a resident of the area I learned so important facts. The tour was really good, I think anyone looking to learn about the downtown area should take this tour, you want regret it.

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Reviewed June 3, 2017

Our family visited Knoxville last summer and the Knoxville Food Tour would up a highlight of our trip. Paula, our guide, was incredibly knowledgeable about Knoxville's history and downtown restaurants. Her selections provided excellent food choices and fun interactions with each locations staff. I highlight...More

Thank GlogowskiGirl
Reviewed April 28, 2017

Guide was friendly and gave good history of Knoxville. She listened to our preferences and customized the food for us. Would recommend to anyone and go again

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Heather F
April 3, 2015|
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Knoxville Food Tours. Com (website links aren't allowed in responses so I can't attach it here)
Sarah E
March 27, 2015|
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Response from paulaj1003 | Property representative |
Yes, please see our website for details. Thank you!