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Itinerary
Downtown Sacramento is experiencing a 21st century renaissance. You'll be guided down Sacramento's original main street while learning about the area's rich history and architecture, from the mid-1800's through today.

Discover firsthand why Sacramento is called America's Farm-to-Fork Capital, as you taste renowned cuisine from eclectic menus boasting locally sourced ingredients.

Though subject to change, typical tastings on the tour include:
  • Heirloom tomato and provolone with spinach pesto on sweet ciabatta roll
  • Wine and cheese pairings from local venues
  • Fresh corn tortillas filled with oaxaca cheese, roasted poblano peppers and sautéed onions
  • Roasted creamy poblano soup with creme fraiche
  • Locally sourced kale and apple salad with walnuts
  • House mocktail with fresh watermelon, cucumber, and taji chile
  • Dark chocolate with chilis and mangos
Please note: If you have food allergies, please specify at the time of checkout in the Special Requirements field.
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Overview
Learn about California’s capital city’s history as you pop into five or six eateries for tastings of local-favorite food during this Downtown Sacramento tour. Most samples you’ll eat along your way include wine and cheese from local venues, as well as menu items from restaurants that use locally sourced ingredients. Your guide tells you stories about the city that date back to the 1800s, as well as gets you acquainted with the Sac foodie culture.
Highlights
  • Downtown Sacramento food and history tour
  • Sample small bites and artisanal treats at five or six locations
  • Get an inside look at Sacramento's foodie culture
  • See essential landmarks and hidden gems
  • Food samples included, and vegetarian options are available
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Who knew Sacramento was so interesting and delicious?

Even though the temperature was in the low 100s, we couldn't be tempted to leave the great tour. The guide was great and fun (always a plus) and the food was excelent.

Thank MamaIrene
Reviewed 9 May 2018
A great time!

Took this tour solo. I was very comfortable, our guide Cearra was knowledgeable and entertaining. Only 3 in my group. The food was yummy! The staff were very pleasant at each place we visited and were ready for us right when we arrived. I have...More

2  Thank 25Traveler34
Reviewed 8 May 2018
So much yummy food! Guide was really sweet and fun.

Enjoyed an afternoon strolling K Street with Cearra . We were visiting for a tennis tournament and needed an activity to fill some time on a Friday afternoon. The food was so delicious....especially the first stop (Mexican) and the last (Chocolates and cold brew). History...More

Thank Jill L
Reviewed 18 April 2018
Best thing we did in Sac!

We were first time visitors to Sacramento and knew very little of the history. After this tour you realize that Sacramento is a hidden gem in California! Speaking of gems, our guide Cearra, was just that! Even though there was just two of us, the...More

3  Thank stella61
Reviewed 8 March 2018
Informative, fun and delicious!

This was such a fun afternoon! We had samples of food from 5 different local businesses, all of them welcoming and friendly. During our walk we learned about the history of certain buildings, statues and programs supporting new businesses. Our guide, Cyeara was personable and...More

Thank Kathy N
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Response from Carol S | Reviewed this property |
The website asks for dietary needs when you buy tickets The guide asks in person before walk begins just to make sure all are correctly covered I have seen gluten free and vegetarian accommodated On one tour the whole... More
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