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Address: 110 Shenandoah Ave NW, Roanoke, VA 24016-2025
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The tastiest way to discover Roanoke like an insider! We'll walk and eat...

The tastiest way to discover Roanoke like an insider! We'll walk and eat our way through downtown, stopping at iconic eateries along the way. Downtown Roanoke is full of colorful history, unique architecture and one-of-a-kind culinary treats. Discover our extraordinary tastes and experience the vibrancy of our booming "Star City." Delicious, fun and memorable for Roanoke visitors and locals alike. If visiting, we suggest taking a tour early in your visit. It'll make your entire stay so much more enriching. Private group tours available for groups of 8+.

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This tour was very interesting and delicious. We learned many facts about the history of Roanoke and saw the city from several different views. The food stops were well chosen... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Michele B
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Cleveland, Tennessee
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Cleveland, Tennessee
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour was very interesting and delicious. We learned many facts about the history of Roanoke and saw the city from several different views. The food stops were well chosen, varied, and plenty to eat for lunch. Our tour guide Becky was excellent.

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Bowie, Maryland, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in town alone and looking for a day activity, something that would interest me and wouldn't be of interest to my kids (had to grab the opportunity when I could) and this was a good choice. First I am glad that the tour company didn't cancel our tour due to low attendance - We were a small group... More 

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Thank ajscatvet
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My parents were visiting from Baltimore, and I was looking for something fun to do. This was a great experience!!! We walked the entire route from restaurant to restaurant, (a short but nice walk.. which we enjoyed in between food) we learned a lot of history about roanoke, and the food was great. We were able to sample foods from... More 

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Tryon, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great tour! Very informative and fun! Amelia was our tour guide who did an amazing job. The food was superb! We highly recommend it.

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Roanoke, VA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2017

This was my first experience with Tour Roanoke for their food tour and it was fantastic! Great variety of restaurants with delicious food and lots of information regarding the history of Roanoke. Gilbert was our tour guide and he was superb!! I would highly recommend this for both tourists and Roanoke residents looking to learn and experience more about the... More 

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Thank SheltieLady
TourRoanoke, Guest Relations Manager at Roanoke Food Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us! We really appreciate you spreading the news about Tour Roanoke and we're so glad you had a good time with Gilbert! We love him too:) More 

Lexington, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2017

My family went on this tour as a birthday present for my husband. What a great tour and a fun time. Our guide was Gilbert who did an excellent job. He was full of interesting facts and fun tale of Roanoke and it's train history. I think he's been too almost every restaurant, bar, and bistro in Roanoke because he... More 

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TourRoanoke, Guest Relations Manager at Roanoke Food Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such a kind review! We really appreciate it! We're so glad you enjoyed Gilbert, he loves Roanoke and history, so we're glad you had a good time with him. A note on kids, although not geared towards kids, they are certainly welcome to join, with an eating or not... More 

Pollocksville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017

Had a FABULOUS time! It was a gray, chilly day- but Amelia did a great job- giving us a fabulous tour! The food was WONDERFUL! We stayed right on schedule.....bits of Roanoke history and architecture were shared, mixed with some funny stories. Enjoyed the group of 7, and all the stops along the way! Would recommend this to anyone! After... More 

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TourRoanoke, Guest Relations Manager at Roanoke Food Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your FABULOUS review! As a small, local business we so appreciate you taking the time to tell others about our tours! We're so glad we could brighten up your gray day and introduce to some of our favorite spots in Downtown Roanoke. Come back soon! More 

Riner, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016

This was my second Roanoke Food Tour and I've also taken their Lexington Tour. This trip had a couple of different places on it than my first time through but it was excellent as per usual. My son was in town for Christmas and I knew this would be a great gift; and something he wouldn't need to try and... More 

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TourRoanoke, Guest Relations Manager at Roanoke Food Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to post a thoughtful review of our Food Tour! We are so happy you joined us for another tour, and got to spend some quality family time while experiencing everything Downtown Roanoke has to offer. Peanut Soup is hard to beat, but those Shrimp & Grits might be close, so glad you... More 

Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2016

I took my entire office team on this tour and Amelia was our tour guide. We had a great time and Amelia taught a lot about the history of Roanoke!

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TourRoanoke, Guest Relations Manager at Roanoke Food Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for joining us on a tour and taking the time to write such a nice review! Amelia loved spending time with your crew, and we're so glad you learned a little too! See you soon! More 

Roanoke, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2016

We had a wonderful time on the Sunday brunch tour. The food and beverage offerings were excellent and, even though we've lived in the Roanoke Valley for years, we learned some new and interesting facts about the Star City from our great tour guide, Becky. She was right on the ball at every location, making sure our food was served... More 

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Thank ttucker324
TourRoanoke, Guest Relations Manager at Roanoke Food Tours, responded to this review

We love our Sunday Brunch tour and are so glad you felt it was time well spent! We will definitely pass on the great feedback about our tour guide, Becky. We think she's pretty entertaining too! Thanks for taking the time to post some nice words about your tour, we really appreciate it! More 

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