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Food Tour New Mexico

3099 Central Ave, Albuquerque, NM 87104
+1 505-231-6296
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Great food -- Awesome guide

Carlos was our guide to four fabulous restaurants and two "hot spots" in "Old Town" Albuquerque... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Framingham, Massachusetts
Well worth the money!!

At first glance you may think it's a bit expensive for a food tour; $75 plus taxes etc. but it was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Johnston, Iowa
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Here at Food Tour New Mexico we provide walking food tours and classes in the heart of historic Old Town Albuquerque that will provide a peek into our culture and hidden delectable gems! Food Tour New Mexico was created with the idea that, when food, family, and fun meet a cultural adventure, visitors can experience the wonders of New Mexico through local eyes. In doing so we hope to make your visit to New Mexico much more memorable, unique, and exciting! So prepare to taste your way through New Mexico with a choice of amazing walking food tours filled with first hand tales and of course great food samples from some of the specialty shops and restaurants that make our cities so delectably unique!
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Hours Today: 11:45 AM - 2:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
3099 Central Ave, Albuquerque, NM 87104
+1 505-231-6296

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Carlos was our guide to four fabulous restaurants and two "hot spots" in "Old Town" Albuquerque. Not only was the food out of this world but Carlos was engaging, knowledgeable and a wonderful guide. Our personal favorites were the posole, the bison sliders, and beef...More

Thank suedtonk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At first glance you may think it's a bit expensive for a food tour; $75 plus taxes etc. but it was so, so good. Our guide was Carlos. He was fantastic; friendly, knowledgeable about the area and food and good company. We were a pary...More

Thank davidjensen399
Reviewed July 28, 2017

With Nick as our guide, we visited and tasted local dishes at Old Town restaurants. We enjoyed Nick, the tour, and the food. I particularly liked the stop at a tea shop that provided samples. I tasted and bought blueberry and lemongrass teas.

Thank Peggy T
Reviewed July 24, 2017

My husband and I lucked out get our own private tour of the Old Town dining scene with Carlos. He's jovial, unflappable, and who wouldn't want to listen to this guy wax eloquent about the origins of the Hatch chili? If wolfing your meal and...More

Thank RingsBells
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Laurel, Maryland
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

My friend and I booked this tour on a recent brief trip to NM. We should have done it earlier in our trip! ...instead of the last full day of our visit. (No time for return visits; learn from our mistake...) The progressive meal was...More

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Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

My husband & I booked this tour and were so happy we did. Carlos was our guide and as a former high class chef, he did not disappoint! We had the best of what Old Town has to offer, from calamari to tacos! I can...More

Thank Danelle G
Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

Chef Carlos, the tour guide, IS KING! We got almost private tours each day and he spent extra time w us. He is so knowledgeable and fun. Since we love food, and this part of the country is well known for flavor, we stayed an...More

Thank Kathy G
Reviewed November 25, 2016

My husband and I were given Old Town Albuquerque gift certificates, bought on-line -- what a fabulous and memorable treat that we would never have bought for ourselves! Carlos & Nick were very accommodating in arranging our tour time to meet the minimum of 4...More

1  Thank Sherry2ron2
Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

We are food tour regulars, and love the ability to learn about local culture through food. Carlos was our guide for our lunch tour of Albuquerque, and he was enthusiastic and knowledgeable about the restaurants and their offferings. However he was less knowledgeable about other...More

Thank Allen L
Reviewed October 11, 2016

We just can't say enough about Nick and the wonderful tour we enjoyed. From his greeting us at the beginning throughout the entire trip, his pleasant and kind personality, his knowledge of the area and especially his people skills with the owners of the restaurants,...More

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Jane K
September 21, 2016|
Response from FoodTourNM | Property representative |
Hello Jane, Thank you for your question. The Taste of Old Town Albuquerque tour is a 5 stop tour with n/a and alcoholic drink pairings and it is $73 plus tax. Looking forward to having you on the tour! best, Nick