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Knoxville Food Tours

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Address: Knoxville, TN 37902
Phone Number: +1 865-201-7270
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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From acclaimed and awarded restaurants and chefs to Knoxville's best kept...

From acclaimed and awarded restaurants and chefs to Knoxville's best kept secrets, there's always something new to discover on a Knoxville Food Tour!Hear the history of some of Knoxville’s most notable districts, sample food and drink from a rotating selection of locally owned restaurants and specialty food shops, and meet the people who bring this unique culinary scene together. Whether you are a local, newbie, visitor, or hosting out of town guests, a Knoxville Food Tour is the best way to taste the highlights of the city!

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Great way to see the city

This was our first food tour but won't be the last. Paula did a wonderful job of combining food stops with interesting bits of Knoxville history. The restaurant selections were as... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
shane p
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Girdwood, Alaska
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Girdwood, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first food tour but won't be the last. Paula did a wonderful job of combining food stops with interesting bits of Knoxville history. The restaurant selections were as varied and interesting as the participants. The town has quite a foodie scene and the opportunities of a cosmopolitan city with small town charm. I suggest scheduling or joining... More 

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Melbourne, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

Paula was amazing! We went to "four" of the best restaurants in the Knoxville Market Place -- the food was incredible! All the restaurants were prepared for us -- we were taken right in and had specialty drinks and food prepared for us -- like we were celebrities!! It was a blast! Come hungry!

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Asheville, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

What a great way to spend an afternoon ! Paula was a delightful, knowledgeable guide. Our stops were well planned and delicious .You can have a cocktail if you like. Tupelo Honey was our favorite destination. Amazing salad, power bowl, fish n chips, and sweet potato chips . Yum. Not only delicious but so interesting to meet and talk with... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016

Paula was a great tour guide, telling us interesting facts about Knoxville (and we have lived here all our lives!), and was friendly and nice. Coworkers and I had wonderful outing. From the delicious buttermilk biscuits and chocolate croissants at Market House Cafe to the pumpkin spice pancakes at Pete's Diner, to the delicious grits bowl at Tupelo Honey Cafe,... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016

Paula was an exceptional guide who led us on a wonderful culinary adventure. We sampled foods from Tomato Head, the Bijou Bistro, Dazzos and finished with authentic locally made gelato. Come hungry! Each stop was a meal coupled with information about Knoxville's history and culture. A highlight of our visit.

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Bloomington, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

My girlfriend and I went on the Knoxville Food Tour to celebrate her birthday. We enjoyed learning some tidbits of Knoxville history and trying out some new restaurants. We visited four restaurants, three of which we had never been to before. After visiting on the Knoxville Food Tour, we plan to go back to all of them again.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

My friends and I really enjoyed out Knoxville Food Tour with Paula. She did an excellent job telling us about the history of the city and took us to some fab restaurants who served us huge portions of great food. Highly recommend.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

We had a fabulous time several weeks ago when we attended a Sunday tour. There are five stops on the tour starting with a visit to the the local tourism center. There we sampled some local fare that they sell in the retail section. The tour takes you through Market Square and down onto Gay St. There is plenty to... More 

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Rockwood, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016

We did the afternoon tour and thoroughly enjoyed the tour. Even though we live locally we learned a lot about Knoxville and were able to enjoy some restaurants that we would not have otherwise. The tour lasted from 2PM - 5PM. Do not eat lunch before! There is so much to enjoy!

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Corydon, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

absolutely loved the food and listening to the history of the city, Paula was an awesome tour guide and picked great food for us to sample.

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