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“Awesome midtown art & food tour”

Local Roots Food Tours
Ranked #1 of 20 Food & Drink in Sacramento
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Local Roots Food Tours offers food and farm adventures throughout Sacramento and its beautiful valley region. We offer 3 different walking food and cultural tours in Sacramento. Going beyond the big city - our other walking food tour can be found in picturesque Murphys,CA. Murphys Food & Wine Tour explores the Queen of the Sierra - a wonderful mining town with 8 delicious stops including food and wine. Ranked #1 Tour in Sacramento by Trip Advisor. Each tour offers a large variety of tastings (10+), while visiting 6-10 different specialty food shops, artisans, and neighborhood restaurants. All of our tours are offered year-round, last between 3.5 to 4 hours and range between $42 - $70, depending on the tour. The tours focus on F.L.O.S.S. (fresh, local, organic, seasonal, and sustainable) foods and beverages. Enough food is served on each tour that most guests consider it a meal. Savor, learn, explore and connect to some amazing communities and their culinary dishes.
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Food available for purchase, Activities for older children, Wheelchair access
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

This is the BEST food tour we have done so far in the US. There was only the two of us in the tour and they were willing to make it a private tour for us without extra charge. Our guide was super sweet, funny and very knowledgeable not only about the food scene in Sacramento but also all the street art! We used to live in Sacramento and never knew it’s actually a really cool city! The food was great! The art was awesome! It should be a must do for everyone who visit Sacramento!

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Dawnie A, Owner at Local Roots Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent Local Roots Food Tours tour. We are so very happy that you enjoyed yourselves! We think Sacramento is a really cool city too and can't wait to host you again in the near future. Thank you!

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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Ciara was an incredible tour guide on our art and food tour. The murals in midtown are many and it was great to learn about the artists. What I did not expect was the depth of history we learned. She knew her history and made it fun and informative.
Oh and the food.....I don’t want to give away the surprise but the variety of the food was only surpassed by how yummy it all was. We had the best time and highly recommend Local Roots.

Thank Queenwendy3
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Dawnie A, Owner at Local Roots Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to offer a review of your recent Local Roots Food Tours tour. We are especially pleased that you enjoyed yourself and that you'd recommend our tour to others! We hope to see you on another tour soon!

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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Booked directly through the Hyatt concierge ..too late to book with TA. However, the walk was easy and the FOOD WAS DELICIOUS. Every restaurant was waiting for us to arrive and ALL restaurants aimed to please.

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Dawnie A, Owner at Local Roots Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to review your Local Roots Food Tour. We are especially pleased that you enjoyed your time as our guest! At Local Roots Food Tours, we take great pride in the restaurants we visit and appreciate that you noticed how good the food they provided was. Not everyone likes surprises, of course, but "surprisingly delightful" is always a welcome comment in our book. Thank you again for your time as our guest and for your review. We hope to see you on a Local Roots Food Tour again soon!

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Reviewed 1 August 2017

Went on the Downtown Sac food tour with tour guide Cearra. I and my 2 other family members had a very good time. Food was delicious and our guide was fun, easy to talk to, and very knowledgeable. We originally signed up for the Midtown food tour. I appreciated that Dawnie called after checking the weather to offer the Downtown one instead, as it had more shade and less walking, which we readily agreed to in the 90+ degree heat. Would definitely recommend to anyone (tourist or local) who wants to get to know some of the classic as well as hidden / newer food gems in Sac.

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Reviewed 4 July 2017

I've lived in Sacramento for 15 years and learned more about the city during this three hour tour than all of those years combined. My brother and I were entertained and fascinated by Siarra on Sunday's Downtown tour primarily on K Street. The anecdotes about architecture, prohibition, and re-inventions of Sacramento commerce were interesting and well told by the guide, Siarra. Great food, fun restaurant choices. Definitely go hungry and pace yourself; it's a lot of food. There are plenty of shade spots if its a hot day, so don't let the weather deter you.

Thank Cheryl S
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