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Flavors of Philadelphia Food Tour

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OK tour but nothing to write home about.

Overall this was a reasonable tour but is not something that I would necessarily recommend. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Laurel K
Carolyn knows her stuff!

We took the Philly Food Tour around Reading Terminal Market this September. It was a great... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2017
Hannah G
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  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
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“cheese fries” (8 reviews)
“doughnuts” (6 reviews)
“philly food” (6 reviews)
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Philadelphia, PA
City Center East
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall this was a reasonable tour but is not something that I would necessarily recommend. The price is alright for what it was but I was unimpressed by the food. The tomato pie came with a nice story and information about the family who ran...More

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Reviewed October 9, 2017

We took the Philly Food Tour around Reading Terminal Market this September. It was a great experience, we learnt so much from our tour guide, Carolyn. She not only had so much knowledge of the market itself, but also really helped us with recommendations for...More

Thank Hannah G
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Reviewed July 10, 2017

This was our first visit to Philadelphia. My wife and I try to make a food tour one of the ways we learn about a city we visiting for the first time. We booked "Flavors of Philly" as our tour for Philadelphia. The foods included...More

Thank dmhn
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Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

Matt was an awesome guide! We had lots of fun, learned a little more about Philadelphia than we knew and ate some really great food. The 2 hour tour flew by and it wasn't as much walking as you would think. Definitely worth the money...More

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Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

I went on this food tour during a weekend trip to Philly with three friends (all early 20s). I'll get straight to the point: the guide, Judy, was great, but the food was terrible. The guide: Our guide for this tour was Judy, an energetic...More

Thank MojinC
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Reviewed November 24, 2016

Our first stop was for pizza, then handmade pretzels, then philly cheesesteak with cheese fries on the side and finished with doughnuts and chocolate chip cookies. We even saw an old bank that has been turned into a steakhouse with the downstairs vault holding lots...More

Thank Debbie65371
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Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

The tour was exactly as it sounds and more! Judy is friendly, knowledgeable, and passionate about her job. She was very engaging to all in our group. The experience of eating at local eateries and the history lessons made for an enjoyable afternoon.

Thank DSanjek
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Reviewed April 12, 2016

Our first time to Philly, and we only had 36 hours. We always look for food tours. Judy took us to some great spot, where we had Tomato Pie, Cheesesteak, Soft Pretzels, and finished with a 4th Street Cookie and a Cake Ball, in Reading...More

Thank rbarnes4
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Reviewed April 5, 2016

I believe Judy was our tour guide. She was an amazing tour guide who was very knowledgable about the history of Philadelphia. I would love to book her for a history tour of Philadelphia, but I would never book flavors of Philadelphia food tour again....More

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Reviewed April 5, 2016

I booked this for 6 women for an easy start to a Bachlorette party. It was so much fun. The guide was wonderful, and the food was great. Don't eat lunch you'll leave SOOO full. really a great day thing to do and you get...More

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