Tours and Tickets

Food and Cultural Walking Tour of Pike Place Market provided by Savor Seattle Food Tours

Food and Cultural Walking Tour of Pike Place Market

Save
Share
Support this operator:Times are tough for the travel community right now. To show your support, consider leaving a review or posting photos of tours and experiences you have taken. Your support will go a long way in helping tour operators worldwide get back on their feet down the road
View all photos (121)
Select Date and Travellers
From
USD 59.21
Date
2 adults
Options
Low Price Guarantee
No Booking Fees
Overview
Get an insider's look at Seattle's food and culture on a walking tour of Pike Place Market. As you walk, listen to commentary from your food-loving guide and fill up on lots of food and drink tastings, from pastries to produce and coffee to crab cakes. A discount card for the locations visited on your tour is good for one week after your visit.
Itinerary
+
You'll start at
Unexpected Productions Improv
1428 Post Alley, Seattle, WA 98101, USATours meet inside Unexpected Productions Theater, located in Post Alley just past the historic "Gum Wall". We ask that guests arrive 10-15 minutes prior to their tour departure.
See address & details
  • 1
    Pike Place Market
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
    By the end of the Pike Place Market Food and Cultural Walking Tour, you will not only have eaten an array of deliciously famous foods, but you will also have picked up a few buying tips, cooking ideas and handy market knowledge. All participants will receive a Repeat Visitor card which entitles you 10% off the entire purchase/dining experience at all of the locations that you will have tastings at during the tour. It is valid for up to 10 days after the tour's completion and can be used as many times as you like, in as many places as you want during this time. -------------------- ITINERARY -------------------- The Pike Place Market Food and Cultural Walking Tour includes delicious tastings from (subject to change without notice): • Fresh seasonal produce • Cherry-inspired treats • Tom Douglas' crab cakes • Russian piroshky pastries • Artisan handmade cheeses • Nation's best clam chowder • Hot old-fashioned doughnuts • And other tasty surprises! The tour generally includes 7-8 tasting stops. The amount of food tasted on the tour is equivalent to a light lunch.
    Read more
You'll end at
Etta's
2020 Western Ave, Seattle, WA 98121, USAEtta's is located at the North end of Pike Place Market, about 5 blocks from your starting location.
See address & details
Highlights
  • Learn about Seattle through its food culture on a Pike Place Market Tour
  • Come hungry or skip lunch; the tastings add up to a light meal
  • Guide provides in-depth commentary on Seattle's culinary history
  • Meet the farmers, fishermen, bakers, and butchers of the market
What to Expect
Whether you’ve chosen a morning or afternoon tour time, meet your guide and group at the Market Theater, near Seattle's famous gum wall, at least 15 minutes before your scheduled tour. Set off for the Pike Place Market, the epicenter of Seattle's rich food culture. Follow your food-loving guide to the best stalls in the market, where they'll introduce you to winemakers, farmers, butchers, bakers, and craft makers of all types. Hear about the history of Seattle's culinary scene and learn about its bounty of products. Along the way, you'll get to taste many different samples of local foods, including clam chowder, fresh produce, artisan cheeses, and fresh donuts. The amount of food tasted on the tour is equivalent to a light lunch. Walk away with an in-depth understanding of Seattle's food culture and a repeat visitor card, good for 10 percent off purchases at tasting locations.
Show More
Important Information
Departure Point
Unexpected Productions Improv, 1428 Post Alley, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
Duration
2h
Return Details
Etta's, 2020 Western Ave, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
Inclusions
  • All food and drink tastings
  • Repeat Visitor discount card
  • Entry/Admission - Pike Place Market
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
Show More
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • If guests require the Vegetarian option, please note how many in the Special Requirements section
  • If guests require the Pescatarian option, please note how many in the Special Requirements section
  • Please bring a filled reusable water bottle for the tour, as you will be walking and eating for two to three hours. If you are unable to do so water will be available for purchase at the starting location of the tour. Please arrive early to provide enough time to purchase water should you chose to do so
  • Children in strollers are highly discouraged, as some areas have limited access for strollers
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Tours may be cancelled due to low booking numbers
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
671Reviews
15Q&A
Traveller rating
  • 332
  • 12
  • 3
  • 1
  • 4
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Popular mentions
Tanya Taimana wrote a review Apr. 2020
New Zealand33 contributions2 helpful votes
I went on one of these tours before I left for university, and it is by far one of the best tours to go on if you're new to Seattle! Heather was my tour guide and she was amazing from start to finish, even when it came to helping our group weave through all the people in the
Read more
Date of experience: February 2020
Helpful
Share
Michela P wrote a review Mar. 2020
Tampa, Florida5 contributions2 helpful votes
We had such a great time doing the pike’s place food tour. We are not normally ones for touristy tours but for our first time in Seattle, we needed guidance for pike’s place. We got our tickets through groupon so it was nice to have a discount too. We got to try foods that we
Read more
Helpful
Share
Patrick M wrote a review Feb. 2020
Nanaimo18 contributions3 helpful votes
Took the tour today. Justin did a fabulous job! You must ask for him! His stories, knowledge and sense of humor really made our day! Don’t visit the Market until AFTER you have taken this tour!!
Read more
Helpful
Share
Response from JennieSavor, Guest Relations Manager at Food and Cultural Walking Tour of Pike Place Market
Responded 4 Mar. 2020
Thank you for the review! Justin really knows how to show offthe Market and give new-comers a view they might not get otherwise. He loves getting to point out his favorite places and tell his favorite stories. Thanks for taking our Food and Cultural tour! Hopefully next time you're in Seattle, we can take you on another one!
Read more
TamraPleasanton wrote a review Feb. 2020
Pleasanton, California14 contributions8 helpful votes
My husband and I did this tour with Miriam, and we had the best time! Miriam was knowledgeable and paced the tour perfectly! It is obvious that Miriam loves food and we do too, so she was the perfect tour guide for us. We sampled so many yummy foods...the best Greek yogurt of
Read more
Date of experience: February 2020
Helpful
Share
Response from JennieSavor, Guest Relations Manager at Food and Cultural Walking Tour of Pike Place Market
Responded 25 Feb. 2020
Hi Tamra! We're so glad Miriam was able to show you around the Market. She certainly does love all the tastings we offer - she probably referenced her "Savor 15" she's gained since working for us. All of us in the office adore Ellenos, Beechers, Pike Place Chowder, and everywhere else we visit. Thanks for coming on our Food and Cultural tour, and we hope to see you again next time you're in Seattle!
Read more
Denise3553 wrote a review Feb. 2020
Port Coquitlam, Canada27 contributions13 helpful votes
We certainly were entertained by our guide, Justin. Loved his stories on the history and his sense of humor. I did think it was an expensive tour for the amount of samples we got. This is my second time with this tour, and I'm pretty sure we walked away very full the previous
Read more
Date of experience: February 2020
Helpful
Share
Response from JennieSavor, Guest Relations Manager at Food and Cultural Walking Tour of Pike Place Market
Responded 25 Feb. 2020
Thank you so much for taking the time to leave this review. We're so glad to hear that Justin was able to provide you a good time. We're sorry to hear that you didn't feel quite as full this time around - while our tours haven't changed in the last few years, we do understand that any number of factors can influence how folks feel afterwards. Please don't hesitate to reach out to our office (info@savorseattletours.com) and we would love to offer you a discount on a future tour to make things right. Thank you again for joining us!
Read more
About the operator

Don’t take it from us – here’s what people have to say about this operator.

By: Savor Seattle Food Tours
Wheretwonow
00
Great tour!
This was a wonderful tour of Seattle restaurants. We had samples of food at each restaurant. The restaurants we
Read more
jrlfcar
00
Food tour of pike place market
This was a great experience. Stephanie was very enthusiastic and full of info. The food samples were fabulous so
Read more
DarlingStarling27
00
Best. Tour. Ever.
My co-worker told me about this tour thankfully, and it was a morning very well spent! Justin Oba was our culinary
Read more
MarciaBrixey
00
Amazing Food Tour
Mark was an awesome tour guide. We live locally but had never taken a tour of Pike Place Market. The tour was perfe
Read more
Chad S
00
Best tour for first time visitors
We were in Seattle for a week and went to the market every day. We did not do this tour until ay 4 and wish it woul
Read more
jerosend
00
Mystery Vacation Seattle
We booked a mystery vacation through PackUp&Go on Feb. 14-17 2020 and they sent us to Seattle and included tickets
Read more
cobym974
00
I need to bring my family back to take this tour
Mark was legit as tour guide. Totally personable, engaging, knowledgeable and a local. The tour was great!
Read more
Familyfriendstrip
00
This Tour was Chocolatey Goodness!
Truly enjoyed this tour! We would highly recommend it and it was worth the cost of the tour. Betsy was very info
Read more
Maryjizzles
00
Listen!!! This Tour Was Amazing, and Matt is Incredible!!!!!
So, my husband was less than enthused about going on this tour and isn't easily impressed but even he is raving abo
Read more
Rebecca G
00
Wonderful Time
We were so happy we took this tour. We'd never done a food tour of a city before. Our tour guide was nice and so kn
Read more
743traveler743
00
Bring snacks?
My friend and I almost missed the tour, because the ticket we printed up had outdated information listing a previou
Read more
Erika S
00
Disappointed
I want to start off by saying our tour guide was amazing and I do appreciate her kind and fun energy. I've been on
Read more
Angelina P
00
Booze n' Bites Tour
Elizabeth was our tour guide and she definitely made the tour. I loved that she was always cracking jokes and makin
Read more
jennileigh89
00
Educational, fun AND delicious!
I wasn't 100% sure what to expect from the tour but it exceeded anything I could have guessed it to be. Matt was a
Read more
SP_sushi_frog23
00
Totally Worth It! Your Guide Matt is Awesome!
The tour is not full of tons of people because the market isn't fully open. I got to learn about the incredible peo
Read more
Key Details
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
Why Book on Tripadvisor?
  • Low Price Guarantee
  • No Booking Fees
  • Secure Payments
  • 24/7 SupportCall:0061 (87) 2285 255
Frequently Asked Questions about Food and Cultural Walking Tour of Pike Place Market