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Salem Food Tours

75 Wharf St, Salem, MA 01970-5140
+1 978-594-8811
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A feast for history and food buffs!

Fun, informative, educational, and delicious; a not to be missed delightful outing! Salem history... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
odeo22
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North Andover, Massachusetts
An afternoon in Salem MA

My husband and I (Sue) spent 4 hours on a food tour in Salem MA on Saturday August 5, 2017. It was... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2017
Susan A
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Hampton, New Hampshire
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Salem Food Tours are guided food and cultural walking tours of Salem, Massachusetts. They are the perfect way to explore Salem while enjoying tastings at some of Salem’s best food shops and restaurants. Enjoy talking with chefs and fellow food lovers. Learn about early colonial dinners, local history and culture, Salem’s illustrious maritime spice trades and more. With today’s culinary renaissance, locals and visitors agree that Salem is truly an exquisite place to explore!
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75 Wharf St, Salem, MA 01970-5140
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fun, informative, educational, and delicious; a not to be missed delightful outing! Salem history, maritime history, spice industry, combined with multiple food tastings - and wine - can't wait to do it again!

Thank odeo22
kstravelandfood, Owner at Salem Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! So glad you enjoyed the Tour, it would be a pleasure to have you back!

Reviewed August 7, 2017

My husband and I (Sue) spent 4 hours on a food tour in Salem MA on Saturday August 5, 2017. It was an excellent tour, one of the best we have done! There is a lot of walking, we had 7 + stops, so do...More

Thank Susan A
kstravelandfood, Owner at Salem Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you kindly for this wonderful review, sincerely appreciate! So glad you enjoyed the Tour, it was a pleasure to have you both!

Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

We spent a wonderful afternoon exploring the vibrant Salem food scene with Karen as our pleasant and knowledgable guide. Locals and visitors alike enjoyed 7 stops, tasting everything from homemade pasta to exotic spices to bacon dusted French fries and fine wines. Karen obviously has...More

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kstravelandfood, Owner at Salem Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful and kind review, so glad you enjoyed the Tour and Salem! It was a pleasure to have you!

Reviewed June 23, 2017

What a great way to spend an afternoon in Salem. Karen is an awesome tour guide ... not only did she take us on this delicious food tour for the afternoon -- never rushing -- but she also sent us photos and a recap of...More

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kstravelandfood, Owner at Salem Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2017

Thank you kindly for your wonderful review Patricia, so glad you enjoyed the Tour! Pleasure to have you!

Reviewed June 20, 2017

My husband and I had the Afternoon Stroll tour on a Friday. It was AMAZING! We got nibbles and drinks, wine samples and brownie bites. Karen is a wonderful guide! Its a nice walking pace and shes full of info. We went back to every...More

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kstravelandfood, Owner at Salem Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2017

Thank you so much for your very kind review! A pleasure to have you both, so glad you enjoyed the Stroll!

Reviewed June 20, 2017 via mobile

Definitely one of the best food tours we have been on. The tour is more than food, it is the history of city, the history of different cultures and their foods, and the spice trade and wine industry that influences how we prepare and pair...More

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kstravelandfood, Owner at Salem Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2017

Thank you very much for this wonderful review! It was a pleasure to have you on the Food Tour, so glad you all enjoyed. 😊

Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

We just toured Salem with another couple as part of Karen's Salem food tour and it was a great experience. Karen is so personable and very knowledgeable about food and history. She really picked some great spots and the chefs and purveyors put their best...More

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kstravelandfood, Owner at Salem Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 25, 2017

Thank you kindly for your wonderful review! It was a pleasure to have you all, so very glad you enjoyed the Tour!

Reviewed May 1, 2017

This is the 4th food tour we've gone on, the others being in Boston, MA (north and south ends) and Napa Valley, CA, and by far this was the best! Why? First - Karen is a great public speaker - unlike some other food tour...More

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kstravelandfood, Owner at Salem Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2017

Thank you SO much for this kind and wonderful review, delighted you enjoyed the Tour! It was a pleasure to have you! And so glad to hear it inspired in the kitchen too! :)

Reviewed December 18, 2016

Karen of the Salem Food Tour co is very approachable and makes you feel very welcome. She is knowledgeable on the history of Salem and makes fabulous recommendations on where to eat and places to check out when in Salem. It was by far my...More

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kstravelandfood, Owner at Salem Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful review so glad you enjoyed the Coffee Walk!😊

Reviewed November 7, 2016

Excellent tour! The food was great and the spice shop awesome. Our tour guide was also wonderful. Learned different side of Salem, the spice trade instead of the witches! Had a great time.

1  Thank smittym0m
kstravelandfood, Owner at Salem Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful review, so glad you enjoyed the Tour! 😊

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Response from jpinet | Reviewed this property |
On the website. I just recall it was very reasonable for what was included.
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Drewin
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Response from kstravelandfood | Property representative |
Helllo! Thank you for your interest in our Tours. Our regular Food Tour provides historical information on our illustrious Spice Trade History. Our AM Coffee Walks are more of a history tour, giving good overview of... More
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