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Avital Tours curates 4-course progressive meals with each course served at a different restaurant. Each culinary experience begins with appetizers, followed by an entree and concluding with dessert and along the way, you'll hear stories of...more
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San Francisco, CA 94110-1683
East Village
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Reviewed today via mobile

As many others people here, I booked this tour to get the Alcatraz ticket as it was sold out everywhere else. After the Alcatraz tour, we did the the culinary tour with our guide Philip : it was a great tour : the food was...More

Thank Guillaume T
Reviewed today via mobile

We loved this tour and would highly recommend it...our tour guide Margarita was so knowledgeable and enthusiastic. She took us through a number of streets and had some interesting stories to tell. We stopped off at 4 beautiful restaurants and had an amazing dish in...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What an amazing tour, the restaurants and food were fantastic and our guide Margarita was excellent her enthusiasm and knowledge was second to none!

Thank William C
Reviewed yesterday

We got a tip to book an Alcatraz visit ahead of time. Unfortunately, we got that advice about 2 weeks before our trip and no dates for our trip were available. Fortunately, Viator had their North Beach Culinary Experience and Alcatraz Tour available within our...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ben was a great tour guide very knowledgeable and friendly. We sampled a great mixture of food from the local area. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Glenn B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Philip entertained us with stories of the history of the North Beach area and the restaurants we visited. He is very knowledgeable and amusing. We went to three Italian restaurants and one Chinese, and had a good variety of dishes. We were plenty full by...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Philip gave us such a great tour of the mission. I've went on food tours in NYC before that had nowhere near the level of engagement and detail that Philip put into giving us the history and lowdown about the restaurants and food we were...More

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had such a great team event with Philip through Mission District. Prior to the event Philip and the team were very responsive and flexible. We went to four different locations, and each of them were unique, authentic and with amazing food and drinks! My...More

Thank LineK87
Reviewed 5 days ago

Our group had a great time exploring the North Beach/Chinatown area and sampling some of its delicious offerings, from fresh seafood, to tasty Italian fare and savory Chinese dim sum, finished off with a light, fresh strawberry cake. Our entertaining tour guide Ben regaled us...More

Thank Valerie L
Reviewed 6 days ago

Living in SF, it was great to try new places and learn more about ones I had been to before. Ben was a great guide!

Thank Ben T
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which offers plenty of unique small businesses
catering to longtime New Yorkers and area college
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experience today thanks to a mix of locally-owned
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Marilyn P
12 March 2017|
Response from Avitalungar | Property representative |
Marilyn, Thanks so much for your interest in our gift certificates. Via our website for Avital Tours you can click on "Gift Cards" in the menu bar on the far right. (Sadly, TripAdvisor does not allow us to add url links into... More
Sarah L
8 November 2016|
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Response from Avitalungar | Property representative |
Hi Sarah, our guides and staff work really hard all year long, and since many of our stellar restaurant partners also close, we have decided to let everyone celebrate with their families. As a result, we are not running and... More
Carol s
13 August 2015|
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Response from Kim W | Reviewed this property |
Yes! It was lots of fun!