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Culinary Adventure Co.

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Address: 26 Dalhousie St, Toronto, Ontario M5B 2A5, Canada
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+1 647-955-8357
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09:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 21:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Description:

Your Culinary Adventure Starts Here.

Since, 2010, we have worked hard to...

Your Culinary Adventure Starts Here.

Since, 2010, we have worked hard to become Canada's largest and "Best Rated" culinary adventure company - we showcase the best of Ontario. Whether joining us for the first time or looking for a unique gift or special occasion - we have an award winning culinary experience to fit everyone's palate.

Explore the dozens of Food Tours, Culinary Adventures or Class, we offer, there is something tasty running EVERYDAY. Join us.

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US$69.74*
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Culinary Walking Tour of Greektown or Leslieville
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US$131.53*
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Small-Group Gourmet Dinner Tour of Toronto's Little Italy
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US$77.34*
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Toronto Brunch Food Tour

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Tour of Little Italy

My wife and I took the Little Italy tour with tour guide Ian. The food was great and wine and Sake were included in the package. Not only was the food delicious, the tour director... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 August 2016
kennyrg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I took the Little Italy tour with tour guide Ian. The food was great and wine and Sake were included in the package. Not only was the food delicious, the tour director Ian was fun an very kowledgable. Our group consisted of 8 people so we got to know and enjoy everyone. Ian a former restaurant owner... More 

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CulinaryAdventureCo, Owner at Culinary Adventure Co., responded to this review

Ken + Becky - THANK YOU so much for your 5-star review. The Little Italy area of Toronto is a bit of a hidden gem. While generations have changed the area, the focus on community and incredible food still remains. Always tasty! Cheers. More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Alright we own a canoe. We use it occasionally. We also eat outside occasionally, just seasonally opposite of our ultra polite friends in the Queen City. So this type of outing is old hat for our family. This was recommended by the concierge at our hotel. So I figured it was a cash grab, short the tourons(tourist+moron) kick-back scheme. Well,... More 

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CulinaryAdventureCo, Owner at Culinary Adventure Co., responded to this review

Justin - THANK YOU so much for your 5-star (novel) review. In our 7-years of operations, no one has every delivered such an epic review on TripAdvisor. It's FANTASTIC. Amazing. It was a pure delight to share with the team - and thrilled your enjoyed your Escape the City: Canoe Paddle experience so much! Cheers. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

My aunt and I went on the VIP tour of the St. Lawrence Market, and what an amazing tour it was. Ian met us outside with croissants, we headed inside for coffee and then walked around the neighborhood for a little history of the area. Next we headed back inside for the most delicious treats that just kept coming. We... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

The food tour was great and included some delicious cuisine. Kevin, our guide and owner of the company, was very knowledgeable, obviously passionate about what he does, and a lot of fun.

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CulinaryAdventureCo, Owner at Culinary Adventure Co., responded to this review

Chris + Ashley - THANK YOU for your 5-star review. As a small, independent family owned and operated business, I and the entire team work really hard to deliver an exceptional experience for our guests. So glad you enjoyed your time! I had blast too! Congrats again on the future family! Hope to see you both again soon! Cheers. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

A nicely paced walk through a historic part of Toronto that I would not have gotten a chance to know. Delicious Mediterranean lunch with nice stops at bakeries and fish shops. Nice people. Friendly, interesting tour.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

We had Brian who was very knowledgeable and friendly. We toured around outside and in close by areas learning about the Market and the area and how it has evolved. Lots of take away information. Food was very good and fun to eat. Bring an empty stomach! Also bring some money for tipping as we completely forgot. Sorry Brian!

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Framingham, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

The St. Lawrence Market Food tour was filled with great food from the market and interesting facts about the Market and the historic district. This tour with Ian gives the best information about Toronto. This tour is not to be missed.

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Our experience was great! Bryan was our guide and was enthusiastic and wonderful. The canoe adventure was great with incredible foods, and the dinner was delicious. Would highly recommend!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Ian led our tour, it was great. We saw shortbread bakeries, coffee shops, Mideastern lunch, Canadian bacon sandwiches, local ice cream, fish shops...just so much variety. Ian knows the neighborhood so well and added such rich knowledge and stories.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

My family and I took the tour with Ian. We were 2 adults and 2 older teens. We all very much enjoyed the food, atmosphere and walking tour. Ian is retired from running restaurants and is very knowledgeable about food and the food scene in Toronto. The tour is a progressive tour of 3 different restaurants. Because the neighborhood has... More 

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