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Avital Food Tours

1,102 reviews
San Francisco, CA, USA
About Avital Food Tours
Avital Tours curates 4-course progressive meals with each course served at a different restaurant. Each culinary experience begins with appetizers, followed by an entree and concluding with dessert and along the way, you'll hear stories of restaurant owners, chefs and industry experts. Featured iconic San Francisco culinary neighborhoods: Mission District, North Beach, Union Square and Tendernob.
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158 reviews
Taste an array of culinary offerings in San Francisco's Mission district during this 4-course progressive dining experience. Follow a foodie guide through the historically Latino neighborhood packed with bars and restaurants. Stop at four different restaurants for a prix-fixe menu starting with 2 appetizer stops followed by an entree and concluding with dessert. Along the way you'll hear the stories of restaurant owners and chefs, who will give a behind-the-scenes perspective of the area, while enjoying food tastings. The mission is to help guests experience the world differently through storytelling and food, so you might try a unique dish or experience an old favorite in a new way. So bring a sense of adventure during this fascinating insider tour that's rated five stars on Yelp.
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$89.00 per adult
123 reviews
Experience this Italian-influenced North Beach neighborhood a four-course progressive dining experience. With an intimate group of 12 people or less, follow your food-loving guide to many of the neighborhood's iconic restaurants starting with appetizers followed by an entree and finishing with dessert - all while exploring the neighborhood through your belly and your eyes. Enjoy experience-enhancing alcohol pairings while tasting fare at some of the most popular spots as well as some hidden gems. Sample wood-oven pizza, cioppino, and handmade traditional cannoli or California gelato. Hear gourmet gossip from some of the establishments' owners and learn about North Beach's history, from the Gold Rush to modern day.
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$99.00 per adult
Viator Exclusive: North Beach Culinary Experience and Alcatraz Tour
29 reviews
Prebook this Alcatraz and North Beach tour with this exclusive experience only found with Viator. Both Alcatraz and North Beach are destinations rarely left off a San Francisco itinerary. With an Alcatraz admission ticket and food tour combo, you’ll get to visit both in one day, making this an ideal choice for visitors with limited time. Spend the morning at Alcatraz’ island prison and then ferry back to San Francisco for a behind-the-scenes North Beach food tour. Your guide takes you to off-the-grid restaurants where you’ll sample food and wine, and learn about local history from chefs and owners.
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$165.00 per adult
Tendernob Culinary Experience
2 reviews
Come explore the Tendernob – San Francisco’s newest and hottest culinary scene. Drawn by inexpensive rents, some of San Francisco’s most innovative chefs and restauranteurs have been honing their craft in this up-and-coming neighborhood. Set the trend, be in the know, go behind-the-scenes, and impress your friends with your local knowledge by eating your way through the neighborhood on this Tendernob Food Tour. This small-group tour is limited to 12 people, ensuring a more personalized experience.
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$89.00 per adult
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was our first food tour ever and we loved it! We will be booking another one for an upcoming trip to LA. Our guide, Erolina, was great - super friendly, knowledgeable and entertaining! The food was great and we will definitely be back to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was my first time doing a culinary walking tour and it was extremely enjoyable and the choice of restaurants were superb. Margarita our culinary tour guide was so friendly and gave our group so much insightful and historical background not only about the neighborhood...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our small team had a great experience exploring the Mission District and eating/drinking like kings and queens as a unique team building activity! Cecelia was incredibly knowledgeable and passionate as our guide, and she was also incredibly patient, kind and genuine with our team members....More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fantastic time with Margarite. She was personable and kept the group engaged. Food was excellent and overall a very fun afternoon.

Thank LondonValleyGrl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The girls did a great job! We truly enjoyed ourselves and the food was delicious!!! We were really impressed with all of the knowledge our tour guides had!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Lisatx
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This food and cultural tour of the Italian neighborhood of San Francisco (with a quick visit to Chinatown) was a real treat! Our young guide was enthusiastic, informative, and responsive to our questions and needs. We sampled the best cioppino I’ve ever had, as well...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went on the North Beach Culinary Experience tour with Avital and it was phenomenal! Margherita was our tour guide and she was such a fantastic host. The itinerary for the tour was great but Margherita made it so much fun and such an immersive...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is our second team building experience with Avital and 2nd time with Margherita as our guide; which says a lot! Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the unique experience. Last year we explored the Mission District, this year was North Beach/Tendernob. The food and pairings were excellent...More

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Reviewed May 6, 2019 via mobile

This was a really fun, interesting tour of an up and coming area. Kevin knew the area and the restaurants very well and our group was treated great. Each place had its story, which made the experience more valuable. We enjoyed the variety of tastes...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 4, 2019

I booked the mission district culinary experienc with the optional cocktail pairing for my mom and I on our girls' trip to San Francisco to celebrate her birthday. First off all I will say that a lot of how your experience will be is dependent...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Marilyn P
March 11, 2017|
Response from Avitalungar | Property representative |
Marilyn, Thanks so much for your interest in our gift certificates. Via our website for Avital Tours you can click on "Gift Cards" in the menu bar on the far right. (Sadly, TripAdvisor does not allow us to add url links into... More
November 7, 2016|
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Response from Avitalungar | Property representative |
Hi Sarah, our guides and staff work really hard all year long, and since many of our stellar restaurant partners also close, we have decided to let everyone celebrate with their families. As a result, we are not running and... More
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August 13, 2015|
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Yes! It was lots of fun!