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Local Tastes of the City Tours

2179 12th Ave, San Francisco, CA 94116-1902
+1 415-665-0480
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Little Italy and North Beach Walking Tour
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Chinatown and North Beach Night Walking Tour
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Top 10 walking tours for globetrotting foodies - Lonely Planet (April 2013). Same Day Reservations. Explore the history and culture of local neighborhoods, including Chinatown and North Beach/Little Italy, as "We Eat Our Way Through San Francisco." Voted Best City Tour by San Francisco Bay Guardian 2011. Named "Best City Tour of 2006 and 2007" by CitySearch.
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2179 12th Ave, San Francisco, CA 94116-1902
+1 415-665-0480
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I did the North Beach tour and thought it was excellent. Our tour guide Jim was lovely and so knowledgable about the North Beach area. His tour was the prefect combination of history and humour and he made a real effort to talk to all...More

Thank Gfunk03
Reviewed 1 week ago

This food tour was fantastic. Our guide Ed Franklin was fun, informative, and engaging. We learned so much about the city, as well as the area we were touring. And the food was amazing! If we had any recommendation, it would be in the order...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Esther was the most wonderful and insightful tour guide. She knew Chinatown growing up there. She knows the people and best places to eat. Best of all though was learning about the people and customs.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This tour was such a pleasant surprise! Jim, our guide was positively wonderful. He was knowledgeable and entertaining the entire time which was no easy feat considering it was over 100 degrees in the City that day! From the time he met us at our...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent walking tour of the North Beach / Little Italy part of San Francisco. Our guide Blondina was fabulous. Good stops for coffee and food. Saw a lot of interesting history and local attractions. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took the Chinatown and North Beach Night Walking Tour. Guide was great, very informative. Adjusted on the fly to accommodate customers. Tons of food, sad couldn't eat the pizza at the end. Pace yourself while eating!

Thank travelbugstl47
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots and lots of interesting information above the neighborhood. Fantastic food. Well worth doing and will do it again.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our tour guide Blandina was superb! This was our first food tour and our guide was great at making us feel welcome and united. She told many stories of San Francisco and provided personal pictures to validate her stories. Not only was the food terrific...More

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Thank kellygal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I were in San Francisco in June of this year and we had the most amazing walking tour with the very glamorous and personality packed Blondina who took us for a tour of Little Italy and the North Beach. She took us...More

Thank maggiejames66
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had wonderful time with our group. Tasting coffee...food and stories all around North Beach. Thanks!

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Amy K
September 26, 2015|
Response from Nicole K | Reviewed this property |
This was a tour that started at Chinatown gate. I am sorry I don't know how far it is from the hall.