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Denver: Downtown Small-Group Food Tasting Tour

Denver: Downtown Small-Group Food Tasting Tour

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From US$ 73 per person

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Join a local foodie for this three-hour walking experience featuring five tastings at top Denver restaurants. You'll try delicious local dishes and learn about the chefs behind them. In between tastings, you'll also learn the engaging history of Denver.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy five tastings at top Denver restaurants
  • Learn fun and engaging history about the city
  • Visit city landmarks like Coors Field, the city's oldest hotel and jazz club, and the iconic Union Station
  • Mix and mingle with locals and travelers
  • Explore the heart of downtown Denver on foot with an experienced local guide
Full description
Come see why Zagat ranked Denver the 4th Hottest Food City in America. Taste unique and delicious dishes from award-winning local restaurants and learn fun history about the Mile High City on this signature downtown Denver walking food tour. You will taste authentic Neopolitan pizza from the only pizzeria in Colorado certified by the AVPN in Italy, award-winning from-scratch Colorado green chile, fluffy baked empanadas from a family-owned shop, Southwestern fusion cuisine on the brand new Dairy Block, and a sweet treat inside the historic Union Station. In between tastings, your local food tour guide will share stories about Denver's history and architecture. From secret tunnels to world-famous bordellos, learn just how wild the west was in the city's early days. You'll also visit historic sites and city landmarks like the iconic Union Station, the brand new Dairy Block, the baseball stadium, and Denver's oldest hotel.
Includes
  • Five food tastings
  • Experienced local foodie guide
  • Historical information and insider access to top restaurants
  • Insider's guide to Denver dining
  • Alcoholic drink pairing upgrade (can be purchased on-site for $26, credit card only)
  • Tour guide tips
Not suitable for
  • Vegans
  • People with gluten intolerance
  • People with lactose intolerance
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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Participants

Date

Meeting point

· Please arrive 15 minutes before your tour time · Meeting point is at Marco's Coal Fired Pizzeria

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Important information

What to bring

  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Know before you go

  • The tour includes about one mile of walking
  •  The tour includes 5 tastings over 3 hours. We find that this equates to a substantial lunch portion
  • Vegetarian options are available. Please advise at the time of booking if required. We are unable to accommodate gluten-free, vegan, or dairy-free diets. Please let your guide know about serious food allergies so they can point out which tastings to avoid
  • The tour does not include alcohol but can be purchased on-site ($25 cash-only)
  • The tour begins near Coors Field and ends at Union Station
  • Tastings subject to change
  • Tours run rain or shine. Please plan appropriately for the weather
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

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My partner and I had an OUTSTANDING time! Rob Friedman was frickin AWESOME! He remembered everyones name and catered to each individual goal list! For example, we were staying in Cherry Creek, not only did he write down places for us to go and experience he wrote down the best places in areas we wanted and planned to go also. The food was just as... well the food was GREAT! dont get me wrong but the guide made the entire experience better. So on to the food, WOW, it was great! We were able to sample multiple locations and paired our food with drinks! When it comes to the sampling we, as a group, were all talking about how mouth watering the food was. Being able to relate to people from different areas made the experience that much better and wholesome. We (the group) were chatting back and forth comparing the current tasting with the previous tastings and asking which "tastes the best". This was a great time, would highly recommend and it's worth every minute, hour, and dollar.

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July 23, 2022

The Downtown Small-Group Food Tasting Tour was a fantastic way to quickly meet other travelers while trying different and great food options around the city. It was nice to briefly hear why they're visiting the city & get a brief slice of their personal lives, while also trying different food treats. Our tour guides were also very friendly, engaging & inspiring. They provided great tips on the best places to eat around the city. A veteran tour guide was using our tour as a "stepping stone" to continue training a new tour guide. He respectfully provided tips & suggestions during the tour whenever the guide-in-training wasn't sure if she was doing her job correctly. This training/mentoring is very inspiring & useful for anyone better crafting their job skills. Overall, I recommend this Food Tasting Tour to anyone that wants to really appreciate the city.

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June 24, 2022

Great food choices and super guide.

June 24, 2022

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