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Capital City Food Tours

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Explore the city of Madison through food that proves we are more than just beer, cheese, and brats (although we are experts at those too). Perfect for all types, our walking food tours appeal to your taste buds and your mind. Enjoy the afternoon or...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
123 E Doty St, Madison, WI 53703-5122
+1 608-285-2939
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All reviews bagels highly recommend this tour come hungry great dane fun afternoon sunday tour great tour great city private tour day trip cheese curds madison wi a lot of fun capitol building brittany stops milkshakes
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My adorable wife, Molly, and I took a recent State Street Stroll with Capital City Food Tours. As someone who has lived in Madison for more than 40 years, I was knocked out by the places we saw -- that I had never visited before...More

Thank RandyL1071
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Loved it. Fun, fascinating, laid back... Brittany was very likeable and knowledgeable. Tastes were excellent. I recommend this for locals as well as out-of-towners.

Thank ellemar24
Reviewed 29 September 2018

I had a great time on my recent trip to Madison with this tour. The itinerary was well organized and executed, with just enough walking and stops for food and info on the history of the city. I was a single lady joining a larger...More

1  Thank Departure819727
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Brittany did a fabulous job, touring us around downtown Madison, and providing some history and color. At each food stop, she did a great job providing info/history on the restaurant and its owners, as well as explanations about the food choices. We were a group...More

1  Thank Suzanne B
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Our guide Bobbie was really fun and full of interesting facts about the history of Madison and downtown architecture. It was a fun way for us Iowans to learn more about Madison! The best part was obviously the food, we really enjoyed the bagels at...More

Thank Bri N
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Never been to Madison but had a free day going to Milwaukee area. Read the reviews and decided to try the food tour. It was GREAT! Bobbie was our guide, she is a fun and outgoing fund of knowledge about beer, food, and Madison. We...More

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Brittany H, Owner at Capital City Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your kind review! We are so glad that you had a chance to stop in Madison and had a great time with Bobbi and the other locals! The Great Dane is always a fantastic stop for the Brat & Bacon...More

Reviewed 31 July 2018

Our tour had 8 people which was a good size. We went to 5 different restaurants and had a taste of a burger, cheese curds, fudge, bagels with different toppings, a milkshake and 2 beer samples. We were stuffed by the end of the tour....More

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Brittany H, Owner at Walking Food Tour in Downtown Madison, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our Around the Square Tour! I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed the small group size and were nice and full by the end of the tour (with food and Madison knowledge!) We hope to...More

Reviewed 31 July 2018

It was a very well organized tour. Brittany had great knowledge about the area and the foods. There was ample food and time at each spot. I think 8 people was a great amount to have so the tour feels intimate. There was a great...More

Thank HeatherA1092018
Brittany H, Owner at Walking Food Tour in Downtown Madison, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review, Heather! I'm glad that you left satiated and enjoyed the intimate group size of the tour. If you're ever back in Madison we would love to have you back on another tour!

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing tour with brittney. The food was well balanced and I didn’t leave overly stuffed. Even though we didn’t know everyone in the party, everyone was sweet and Brittney kept it interesting and fun the whole time. She was very knowledgeable on the...More

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Brittany H, Owner at Capital City Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thank you so much for your review, Blair! I'm so happy that you and your friend always felt welcomed and comfortable and enjoyed the afternoon with us. If you're ever back in Madison we'd love to see you again! :)

Reviewed 24 July 2018

Excellent discussion of history and architecture by our tour guide (Bobbie); good variety of good tasting food, and plenty of it. Highly recommend this tour;

Thank Meme508
Brittany H, Owner at Walking Food Tour in Downtown Madison, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thank you so much for your review of our Around the Square Tour! I'm so glad that you enjoyed your time and discussion with Bobbi, she is wonderful!

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9 July 2018|
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Response from Brittany H | Property representative |
Our Around the Square Tour does not physically stop at the Dane County Farmer's Market, but we do discuss the history of the market on the tour! We recommend visiting the market before a Saturday tour as the tour does... More
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7 July 2018|
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Response from Brittany H | Property representative |
Yes! Our Around the Square Tour is able to accommodate all food allergies. At the end of the ticketing process you will have the ability to select any allergies/dietary restrictions that each guest will need. If you would... More