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Chew Philly Food Tours

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Address: 4212 Main St, Philadelphia, PA 19127
Phone Number: +1 800-656-0713
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Taste the hidden foodie paradise of Philadelphia! Discover delicious foods...

Taste the hidden foodie paradise of Philadelphia! Discover delicious foods from six authentic mom-and-pop restaurants, ethnic eateries, and local bakeries on our Chew Philly Food Tours. All food tastings, enough for a substantial lunch, are included in the ticket price. Our food tasting and walking Philadelphia tours treat you to unique food and drink tasting selections in Philadelphia's most delicious, beautiful, and off-the-beaten-path neighborhoods. Suitable for all age groups and most fitness levels, you'll experience cultural foods from one-of-a-kind specialty shops while receiving an insider view into the culture, history and architecture that defines the City of Brotherly Love.

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$29*
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Philadelphia Iconic Foods Tour
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$34*
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Chestnut Hill Culinary Experience

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Great value;Fun and knowledgeable Guide

Took a friend on this tour for her birthday and we had a blast. Our guide, April, was friendly, engaging, and knew so many interesting facts about Manayunk, the history of the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Took a friend on this tour for her birthday and we had a blast. Our guide, April, was friendly, engaging, and knew so many interesting facts about Manayunk, the history of the restaurants we visited and of course, the food. Great day out!

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Thank Marilyn B
Halifax, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I have traveled to many different cities but this is the first time we tried a food tour. It started off rocky as our cab driver could not find the bakery to start the tour and drove around aimlessly for 30 minutes instead of asking for help! Once we found the tour it was great. We did... More 

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York, Pennsylvania
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18 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This tour was purchased for my husband and I as an anniversary gift. Knowing how much we LOVE to eat it was a great experience for us. There were 16 people and the tour guide who did a terrific job! I don't want to give away all the goodies so I will just say it is well worth taking the... More 

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Thank Gina D
ChewPhilly, Owner at Chew Philly Food Tours, responded to this review

Hi Gina! Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We're so glad that you enjoyed the tour, and we love that you even went back to purchase some items from our tasting locations. Thank you again - we hope to see you in the future! More 

Reading, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Having been on other tours in other cities and states, I wasn't as impressed by this one. While the tour guide, Jim, was good, I'd wished that a section of tables/chairs were reserved for the group at each stop (as I've experienced in other tours). Food portions weren't as large as other tours. Not that I was hungry, but for... More 

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Thank Diane L
ChewPhilly, Owner at Chew Philly Food Tours, responded to this review

Hi Diane! Thank you for providing such valuable feedback. We love that you pointed out to TripAdvisor users that not all food tours have the same theme, (for instance, ours in Manayunk highlights small, family-owned businesses). So while we provide 30 minutes of seated time throughout each tour, it's not always possible to reserve seating in advance, although we certainly... More 

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the food and the guide. I was full by the end of the tour and I tried food that I never had before. I would definitely recommend.

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Thank 972joyd
ChewPhilly, Owner at Chew Philly Food Tours, responded to this review

Manayum - we love that nickname for one of our favorite foodie neighborhoods in Philly! We're so glad that you enjoyed. Thanks for taking the time to leave a review! More 

Beirut, Lebanon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I did the Manayunk food tour while in Philadelphia. The tour is perfectly designed: the selection of food is delicious and varied, it gives you a very good overview through tastings from local, family-owned shops. Our tour guide April was awesome: she was very friendly and very knowledgeable. Definitely recommended!

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Thank Maya Z
ChewPhilly, Owner at Chew Philly Food Tours, responded to this review

Hi Maya! Thank you so much for leaving such a sweet and thorough review. We're so happy that you enjoyed your tour, and will pass on your compliments to April. Thank you again for taking the time to leave a review, and for coming on our tour! We hope to see you again. More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did the Manayunk tour and LOVED! The tour guide, April, was so knowledgable and sweet. The samples were very filling - a full slice of tomato pie, stuffed bread, a soft pretzel, cheesesteak, a peanut butter burger (that I was surprised was really good!!), a cappuccino and chocolate, and a full-sized cupcake. We were all stuffed by the end.... More 

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ChewPhilly, Owner at Chew Philly Food Tours, responded to this review

Thanks so much, Stephanie! We're so glad that you enjoyed the tour, and hope to see you again. More 

Sewell, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our guide was outstanding, she gave good information. The food was good but not what you would expect for what you paid. One pretzel, one slice of tomato pie and thin slice of stomboli, quarter of a cheese steak, quart of a hamburger, a piece of chocolate, cupcake and espresso. Not that I was hungry when I was finished, it... More 

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Thank llemmel
ChewPhilly, Owner at Chew Philly Food Tours, responded to this review

Thanks for your valuable insights! We're so glad that you felt our tour guide was outstanding, and felt the tour was interesting. However, we are very sorry if our award-winning tastings fell short for you. If you have any further feedback or specific information that you'd like to relay to our team, please email info@phillyfoodtours.com, as we'd love to hear... More 

Wilmington, Delaware
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

April was great on the tour - explaining history of the places & their food and the area. Had lots of fun! :) *Not a ton of food is provided, but six stops/eats of variety.* ALL yummy tastings!!! Hope to try out the Chestnut Hill one with April too! :-D

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Thank nichina02
ChewPhilly, Owner at Chew Philly Food Tours, responded to this review

We'd love to see you on our Chestnut Hill tour! Thank you for the kind words, and for taking the time to write a review. :) More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

This is definitely more of an eating than a walking tour! Not that that's a bad thing. The sandwich that you start off with is a thing of beauty and joy forever, and the cheese shop is truly special. I enjoyed the olive oil tasting, too; breathing in over the oil on one's tongue may be a bit affected, but... More 

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Thank missalg
ChewPhilly, Owner at Chew Philly Food Tours, responded to this review

Awesome! We're so glad that you had a great time on our tour. Chestnut Hill really is a beautiful place to spend a day! Thank you for complimenting our food tastings - we work hard to find the very best in the neighborhood. We hope to see you again! More 

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