We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Vancouver Food Tour

Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Vancouver Food Tour; Chinatown

We had a great food tour in Vancouver led by our guide Carlos. I thought I was going to be... read more

Reviewed July 3, 2018
Fran D
Amazing Food Tour of Gastown in Vancouver

We had an amazing time on our tour. Our guide Francesca was very knowledgeable about the city, the... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2018
Travelbug474
,
Baltimore, Maryland
Read all 327 reviews
119
All photos (119)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“guide carlos”(13 reviews)
“food pairings”(8 reviews)
“craft beer”(16 reviews)
About
The original Vancouver Food Tour guides locals and visitors to Vancouver's best restaurant gems. A passionate team of food and drink experts entertain guests on the delectable and informative tours. On our most popular Gastown Tasting Tour and Craft...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
See all hours
Contact
703-318 Homer St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2V2, Canada
Gastown
Website
+1 778-228-7932
Call
Reviews (327)
Filter reviews
324 results
Traveller rating
290
27
2
5
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
290
27
2
5
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsguide carlosfood pairingscraft beerirish heathervisitors and localsgas townwonderful foodgastownfoodiecompanyknowledgeitineraryintroductioncanada
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 324 reviews
Reviewed July 3, 2018

We had a great food tour in Vancouver led by our guide Carlos. I thought I was going to be disappointed at first when he told us it wasn't going to be chinese food! However, he promised us he would get us some at the...More

1  Thank Fran D
Carlos G, Owner at Vancouver Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2018

Hello Fran D, Thank you! Thank you! Your words mean a great deal to me, Fran. I wholeheartedly appreciate them! We absolutely strive to provide you with a memorable culinary experience, and I am elated that you felt that I delivered; I was trying :)...More

Reviewed July 2, 2018

We had an amazing time on our tour. Our guide Francesca was very knowledgeable about the city, the restaurants and just the history of Canada in general. She was incredibly personable and helpful with last-minute dietary restrictions within our group. The tour itinerary itself was...More

1  Thank Travelbug474
Carlos G, Owner at Vancouver Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2018

Hi Travelbug474, Thank you for taking the time to post your review of your Gastown Tasting Tour! Part of the tour is showcasing the historical centre of Vancouver, as well as delighting your taste buds, so it is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your...More

Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

My work group had an enjoyable tour in Chinatown with Carlos. He was a fantastic host who guided us through some non traditional restaurants in Chinatown. Each place had a great drink and food pairing. Just remember that the food is not enough for a...More

1  Thank rosebud_alley
Carlos G, Owner at Vancouver Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2018

Hello rosebud_alley! Thank you for taking the time to send us a review. We really appreciate your feedback! Especially about the food portions, because although it is a tasting tour, we want to make sure guests are satisfied with the amount of food; please know...More

Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

Whenever my wife and I visit a new city, we try to experience it through a food tour if possible. Many food tours do not have special allowances for vegans which can be difficult with our diet and health preferences. When I saw that Vancouver...More

Thank Doctorj53
Carlos G, Owner at Vancouver Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2018

Hello Doctorj53!! Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I wholeheartedly appreciate it! It was a real pleasure meeting you both and chatting about our beautiful city and all the available Vegan options. So happy to hear that you and your Mrs....More

Reviewed June 7, 2018

Visited 4 very different venues with Francesca. Very informative nice food and drinks . A really enjoyable afternoon.

Thank Greg S
Carlos G, Owner at Vancouver Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2018

Thank you Greg S! It is lovely to here that you had an enjoyable afternoon on your tour with Francesca. Thank you for taking the time to let us know. Best Regards! Carlos

Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

The lovely Francesca took us on an early evening walking tour around Gastown filled with historical information of the area, intertwined with food and drink tastings at several locations. We enjoyed Nuba for light, healthy Lebanese food, paired with a Pomegranate Sangria; Revel Room for...More

Thank Julie B
Carlos G, Owner at Vancouver Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2018

Hello Julie B! Thank you for hopping on the Gastown Tasting Tour, and Thank you for your gracious review! It is wonderful to hear that you had a fabulous evening and enjoyed your experience with Francesca. We wish you the very best on all your...More

Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Treat this an introduction to newer and ‘non-traditional’ restaurants in Chinatown with an informed guide and the opportunity to meet and enjoy the company of some fellow travellers, and you won’t go wrong. But it’s not a substitute for dinner! If your experience is anything...More

Thank Oxonboy
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I did the Gastown food tour, and it was amazing! It was really the highlight of our time in Vancouver. Our tour guide, Hannah, did such a wonderful job leading our group of six (it was a small group) to the four...More

Thank Adam B
Carlos G, Owner at Vancouver Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2018

Hey Adam, So glad to hear that you and your wife had an amazing time on the Gastown Tasting Tour with Hannah. Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We really appreciate it, and we love to know that you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

We scheduled our tour for 4:00 on a Saturday. Met up w tour guide Hannah at the train station to begin w 10 other people. We visited 4 restaurants with excellent food and adult beverage pairings at each location. The tour was very well organized....More

Thank KaptainKrisis
Carlos G, Owner at Vancouver Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2018

Hello KaptainKrisis! We are so happy that you enjoyed your tour experience with Hannah. Thank you for your kind words! We really appreciate you taking the time to let others know about your food tour, and how we do get guests off the beaten track...More

Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

Had a very good time on this tour. Excellent food and pairings! Thank you Kendall for being such a wonderful guide!

Thank Excursion760025
Carlos G, Owner at Vancouver Food Tour, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2018

Thank you for your quick note! We really appreciate your feedback about the tour and Kendall. Best wishes on all your culinary walkabouts!

View more reviews
Nearby
Gastown
A visit to Gastown is like turning back the clock and
stepping into a bygone era. With the distinction of
being Vancouver's oldest neighborhood, the many
plaques that stud the cobbled streets of Gastown tell
the story of its colorful past, giving Vancouver's
history a more lively presence here than anywhere
else. Having been originally founded around a popular
worker's saloon, it's no wonder that today some of
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 93 hotels in Vancouver
Ramada Limited Vancouver Downtown
1,692 reviews
.20 km away
Victorian Hotel
928 reviews
.21 km away
Delta Hotels by Marriott Vancouver Downtown Suites
1,613 reviews
.21 km away
St. Regis Hotel
2,758 reviews
.42 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 4,097 restaurants in Vancouver
Momo Sushi
254 reviews
.12 km away
Revolver Coffee
203 reviews
.08 km away
La Taqueria
149 reviews
.08 km away
Nuba Restaurant
412 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,017 attractions in Vancouver
Vancouver Lookout
1,970 reviews
.17 km away
Steam Clock
1,454 reviews
.12 km away
Hill's Native Art Gallery
50 reviews
.13 km away
Coastal Peoples Fine Arts Gallery
22 reviews
.06 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Vancouver Food Tour staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines