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Mission District Culinary Experience with Cocktail Pairing

From USD 102.00
Highlights
  • 3-hour food tour of San Francisco’s vibrant Mission District
  • Visit four local eateries to indulge in sweet and savory artisanal creations
  • Learn about the neighborhood’s rich Latin history and its modern, trendy scene
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Mission District Culinary Experience with Cocktail Pairing
From USD 102.00
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Evening walking food tour with all food tastings and two alcoholic beverages included
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Morning walking food tour with all food tastings and two alcoholic beverages included
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Midday walking food tour with all food tastings and two alcoholic beverages included
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Overview
Taste an array of culinary offerings in San Francisco's Mission district during this 4-course progressive dining experience. Follow a foodie guide through the historically Latino neighborhood packed with bars and restaurants. Stop at four different restaurants for a prix-fixe menu starting with 2 appetizer stops followed by an entree and concluding with dessert. Along the way you'll hear the stories of restaurant owners and chefs, who will give a behind-the-scenes perspective of the area, while enjoying food tastings. The mission is to help guests experience the world differently through storytelling and food, so you might try a unique dish or experience an old favorite in a new way. So bring a sense of adventure during this fascinating insider tour that's rated five stars on Yelp.
What to Expect
Find your way to the Women's Building in the heart of the Mission District. Meet your local guide, an insider privy to behind-the-scenes culinary information who will take you to some of the best restaurants, cafes and bars in the neighborhood.
Stroll past trendy boutiques and colorful murals. Listen to engaging commentary from your guide about the neighborhood's Latino culture and history. 

Stop at several local eateries to piece together a full meal, from appetizers to dessert. Locations may include an artisanal cheese café, a gourmet grocery store, an oyster bar and the city's most popular ice cream shop. Sip a seasonal cocktail and a dark Belgian beer along with a cheese pairing. Along the way, meet some of the establishments' owners, chefs and bartenders, who will give you a behind-the-scenes perspective.

End your progressive meal near Dolores Park, where you're free to spend the evening walking and exploring the vibrant neighborhood on your own. This experience focuses on quality not quantity. Yes, you’ll leave satisfied, but you should taste and experience food in a new way – and this is about the quality and flavor! Great things come in small packages… 

Please note: Tastings and locations are subject to change without notice.
Reviews (137)
1 - 5 of 103 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
Amazing food and lots of history

We did the tour in the mission district with a group of 23 people, I was a bit sceptical in the beginning but I was surprised about how knowledgeable and engaging our guide (Philip) was. Lots of history about the neighbourhood and amazing food, Philip...More

Thank Rodrigo d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Amazing time with Philip at Avital Tours

Philip wined and dined us so well! Everything was delicious and Philip made sure the convo and drinks kept flowing.

Thank jacklynbenton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
great learning experience

I’m from sf and I experienced parts of the city that I just normally walk past. Learned a a lot about the business and neighborhood. 10/10 would reccommend

Thank FrequentFlier192949
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile
Excellent Mission food tour with Philip

Philip was an incredible guide for our food tour of the Mission! I live in SF, am a huge foodie, and hadn’t been to any of the places we went to with him. He was entertaining for us locals + the visitors in our group...More

Thank Maliha K
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile
Great experience

We joined this tour at short notice after our previous tour was cancelled and it turned out to be a wonderful way to begin our holiday in San Francisco. Our guide, Ben, had an obvious passion for food, especially the food in the Mission District...More

Thank Lyn2119
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