Hungry For the Best Taste of the South?
Did you know there are over 200 restaurants, cafes, bars, and eateries just in Charleston's Historic and French Quarter districts?
Charleston is a vibrant, historic city with some of the best food in the country. Your biggest challenge when visting the Holy City may bee choosing where to eat. Our expert guides have done all the work for you- we have sampled the best of Charleston's culinary scene, from food to ambiance to service, and compiled an overview of the top spots to dine in this charming coastal city.
"You really learn about a lot about a city's culture through its food. This tour is so unique- definitely recommended!"
What is the Charleston Food Tour About?
If you love to eat and drink, our Charleston Food Tour is for you. Designed to introduce you to the mouth-watering food and intriguing history that have shaped the culture of the city, we will give you a taste of local cuisines like she-crab soup and pimento cheese. A feast for all your senses, this tour brings together the best that Charleston's culinary scene has to offer.
What You Will See on This Tour:
Stroll through 2.5 hours of Charleston's beautiful Historic District and French Quarter areas, where you will:
- Visit three award-winning Charleston restaurants and a unique food shop
- Taste four locally-influenced dishes created by top chefs
- Learn the history of the area's culinary scene
- Hear stories from a native Charleston resident
- And so much more...
You will gain a new appreciation for Lowcountry cuisine as you sip, savor, and sample your way through this exploration of Charleston.
Join our expert guides on a unique culinary experience that will expand your tastes and immerse you in the best of Charleston living.
"Food is the central activity of mankind and one of the single most significant trademarks of a culture."
Food tickets at each destination
Meeting point address: Infront of 82 Queen: 82 Queen St, Charleston
Duration: Approximately 3 hours
Parking: We recommend parking near 82 Queen Street. To see options, click below.
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January 27th 2024
"Jim was so informational and I loved every min. It wasn’t a hard walk and took lots of breaks. Suc ... "
January 3rd 2024
"Bruce was an excellent guide! Very knowledgeable on local history. We would ask for him again."
January 2nd 2024
"Our tour guide was very informative!!! We had a wonderful time for our daughters 15th birthday"
Please arrive to the designated meeting location before your tour’s start time, or they may leave without you! Your email confirmation will verify map and meeting location.
Easy E-Check in
No need to print anything out. Just show up, and the tour guide will mark you present! Please save your email confirmation handy on your phone for reference.
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Looking for a private or large group tour? Contact us for details
Your ticket includes the culinary tastings at each establishment.
This tour is a walking tour.