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Melting Pot Food Tours

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Address: Los Angeles, CA 90036
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09:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 18:00
Sat 09:00 - 15:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Melting Pot Food Tours is the original food tour company in southern...

Melting Pot Food Tours is the original food tour company in southern California. If you are looking for new and different things to do in Los Angeles, a food tasting walking tour is sure to please. Choose from amongst Melting Pot Food Tours' flagship Original Farmers Market Food & History Tour, its highly rated Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, or its off-the-beaten-path East LA Latin Flavors Food & Culture Tour Private tours available with advance reservation.

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USD 59.00*
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Los Angeles Farmers Market Small-Group Food Walking Tour
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USD 75.00*
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Los Angeles Latin Food and Culture Small-Group Walking Tour
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Small-Group Food Walking Tour Through Old Pasadena

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Spanish/European products!

This was a tour of La Espanola Meats in Harbor City. This is a "mom and pop" size company, but they do business that far exceeds their size! It is a tour of their meat plant and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Buena Park, California
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Buena Park, California
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12 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was a tour of La Espanola Meats in Harbor City. This is a "mom and pop" size company, but they do business that far exceeds their size! It is a tour of their meat plant and their market. Diane was our Melting Pot guide, but Alex, the son-in-law of the originators of this plant/market, was the one who showed... More 

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Diane and Alex did a great job, loved the tour. The market is fantastic with many exciting and different foods. The Paella lunch was incredible!!

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Ridgecrest, California
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Tour was not only educational but it was visually stimulating to the eyes the architecture was outstanding all the food was delicious and Barbra are Tour guide wasn't merely reading from a script she really knew her stuff and was truly passionate about it and that was the best part of all would recommend it to everybody I know

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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A terrific way to experience L.A.'s original market with a wonderful combination of commentary, humour and insight together with excellent food. Strongly recommended as the market combines tradition with innovative cuisine and a unique multi-cultural experience. Andrew is a superb guide.

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MeltingPotFoodTours, Owner at Melting Pot Food Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for exploring the very delicious Farmers Market via our tour, and for your very kind review and recommendation! We will share your compliments with Andrew, we love that you enjoyed him as your host, and we hope that you will come and join us for another tour very soon. More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were given a GC for a Melting Pot Food Tour and chose to do the Old Town Pasadena tour since we don't make it to that part of LA often (we live in West Hollywood). Even my husband who has lived in Glendale and La Canada in the past had never been to any of the... More 

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MeltingPotFoodTours, Owner at Melting Pot Food Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for coming out to explore Old Pasadena with us and for your very kind words to post this review! It is surely our intention to share places that you may not find otherwise, and we hope that you will return to enjoy their special treasures in the future. We hope for the pleasure of hosting you again for... More 

Valencia, California, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything was well organized and our guide Andrew made our experience all the more delightful. My husband and I live in the Los Angeles area but have never done a tour like this. We love a wide variety of cuisines, so we were excited for our tour. And boy, it did not disappoint! We learned quite a bit of history... More 

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MeltingPotFoodTours, Owner at Melting Pot Food Tours, responded to this review

How lovely of you to come out and explore East LA and discover the treasures that this very special neighborhood offers. Thank you for posting this positive review and all of your kind words. We agree that Andrew does a fantastic job entertaining our guests, and we surely hope you will return to visit our merchants in the future. We... More 

Los Angeles, California
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My sister came to visit from South Jersey and she was adamant about doing the 3rd and Fairfax Farmers Market Tour. I booked the tickets the day before but we were the only ones. I got a text from Melting Pot asking if we could reschedule but I had already planned out the rest of the weekend. The woman texted... More 

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MeltingPotFoodTours, Owner at Melting Pot Food Tours, responded to this review

We love that your experience was such a positive one, and that we were able to make your tour happen for your sister's visit, it was our pleasure to welcome you both! Thank you for your very kind words and for posting this lovely review and recommendation. We hope you'll tour with us again very soon. More 

Monterey Park, California
1 review
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Everything was great staring from the beginning through the end. Our group get to tried lots of great taste foods. We were s lucky to had great weather on that day and a group of great fun people. The tour guide Lisa made the tour very fun and very educational. I just loved it!

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MeltingPotFoodTours, Owner at Melting Pot Food Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for being our guests and for taking time to post this very kind review. We love that you "just loved it" and that Lisa was your host to share those yummy foods and stories behind them. Please come and tour with us again soon! More 

Covina, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I've been on their Old Pasadena tour and loved it so I decided to take this one too, so me and my niece went on Saturday and we really enjoyed it. Our tour guide Diane was very knowledgeable and shared the history of La Espanola Meats, and then introduced us to Alex, who is one of the owners. He went... More 

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MeltingPotFoodTours, Owner at Melting Pot Food Tours, responded to this review

How very lovely of you to share your La Espanola experience with such passion, thank you so much! We agree that this event is unique in the best of ways, and so incredibly delicious. We are quite privileged that the Dona Juana family offers us this exclusive tour and opportunity to share their treasures with our guests. We will forward... More 

Seattle, Washington
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5 reviews
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We were gifted this tour from a friend, which fits our theme of traveling foodies. It was great! We will now add food tours to out future city travel.

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MeltingPotFoodTours, Owner at Melting Pot Food Tours, responded to this review

We love that you were surprised through great joy on our tour, and that you'll choose to enjoy this style of experience again. Thank you for posting this review and for being our guests! More 

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