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Tastin' 'Round Town

175 Peabody Pl, Memphis, TN 38103-3719
+1 901-870-1824
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Taste of Downtown Memphis Food Tour
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Join us for a Memphis BBQ Tastin' Tour or a Downtown Memphis Food Tour. Our Chef-guided food tours sample a variety of the great food offered in Memphis. It's a slice of the best food in town served with a heapin' side of Memphis history. Each Food tour includes appetizer size portions at various family-owned and award-winning local restaurants. Our Tastin' 'Round Town tour guides provide stories of Memphis heritage, history, architecture and entertainment- or should we say...."Eatertainment!"
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
175 Peabody Pl, Memphis, TN 38103-3719
+1 901-870-1824

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Reviewed 2 days ago


Thank lmaxwell51
Reviewed 5 days ago

The food was excellent and Lance, the owner knew a lot about Memphis history. The only reason I rated average instead of excellent was because he talked nonstop, not letting barely a word in from anyone in the group. He was also extremely loud so...More

Thank Mary G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great experience walking around downtown Memphis, learning about the town’s history, and sampling the food. The barbecue was excellent.

Thank Joshua Z
DrSilkes, Owner at Tastin' 'Round Town, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Joshua, Thank you so much for coming on our tour and experiencing what we love about this great city! I hope the balance of the trip was just as awesome. Best, Carol and Lance Silkes

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I promise you that you will not disappointed with this tour!!!! While the food was fantastic, our tour guide, Taylor brightened the tour with her fun personality, knowledge of food, and history of downtown Memphis. She also gave us useful information on downtown nightlife and...More

Thank harrold2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lance “whisked” us around town for the BBQ Tour. He provided fun stories and history of the food we were trying. We were stuffed when we were done, but it was worth it! I don’t usually write reviews, but we just can’t stop talking about...More

Thank Walker55792
DrSilkes, Owner at Tastin' 'Round Town, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Walkers! We are so pleased you had a great time. We also thank you for the additional business you sent our way from Graceland. We love our city and am glad to share our love for food and Memphis with all we meet. Truth...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What can I say? Lance is fantastic! My Mom and I took his barbecue tour on the first full day of our trip. We saw and ATE everything! Now, mind you, my Mom is not a "tour person", but she gave it a go for...More

Thank DanielleFabulosity
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a ball trying different types of BBQ and learning about the different processes. Well worth the time & money. If we had had more time we know exactly where we would have gone back to for good food.

Thank KESinMN21
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Had an absolute blast on this tour! Was our first food tour ever and it did not disappoint! Hearing the history of the town and the buildings was an interesting plus! They know where the best dishes are AND you get to try them!! My...More

1  Thank thekinchens
Reviewed 2 August 2017

The Owner of Tastin' "Round Town, Carol, took us for a tasty spin through five barbecue joints, all the while providing background on Barbecue and the Memphis downtown area. Restaurants visited include: Blues City Cafe, The Pig on Beale, Central, The Barb B Q shop...More

Thank Rhonda R
Reviewed 18 July 2017

My daughter and I took the Split Decision Tour, visiting six restaurants. The establishments were well chosen and we were able to sample an array of barbecue as well as other Memphis cuisine that is second to none! Our guide, Taylor was just wonderful!! She...More

Thank Roshanda N
DrSilkes, Owner at Tastin' 'Round Town, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Dear Roshanda, Thank you for the kind words. It was our pleasure to help your daughter see what options are ahead for her in the culinary field. We started this food tour company to share our love of Memphis and food with all who come...More

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27 June 2017|
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Response from DrSilkes | Property representative |
Yes, please just give me a call and make sure the portions are small and make sure she can taste all portions.
Kimberly B
4 April 2017|
Response from DrSilkes | Property representative |
We currently have three tours that contain walking. I shall address each one specifically. The Memphis BBQ has about two blocks of walking and the rest is in a shuttle van. The downtown walking tour is flat walking you... More
8 January 2016|
Response from DrSilkes | Property representative |
The tours typically last between 3-4 hours. If there are a lot of events in town we have to navigate through traffic. However, if you have plans for later in the evening and you are worried about making them please let your... More