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Central Coast Food Tours

San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-4101
+1 805-400-9054
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Yule Gurreau

Yule was an excellent tour guide full of knowledge, facts, history, health advice,and stories. Our... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sandra S
Delightful Day in the Paso Robles area!

My daughter and i spent a day with Yule in celebration of her 25th birthday--this food and wine... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2017
caplancarole
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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Are you hungry to discover new tastes, savory new restaurants tucked down back alleys, and other seriously delicious food finds that celebrate Central Coast Cuisine? We know the food of this area, the artisans behind the eclectic stylings, and the fascinating stories of how geography, climate, pioneers, family farms, and now world-class chefs have converged to bring food and wine lovers the freshest fruits & vegetables, organic and sustainably produced meats and aquaculture available anywhere! These are the foods you'll discover and taste on our Food Tour!
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“tour guide” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-4101
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Yule was an excellent tour guide full of knowledge, facts, history, health advice,and stories. Our tour was fun filed with so much food, we had to take some home for dinner. I highly recommend him and the tour in San Luis Obispbo.

Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 3 April 2017

My daughter and i spent a day with Yule in celebration of her 25th birthday--this food and wine tour was fabulous, and just what we were hoping for! Yule was informative and good company -- and was a wonderful guide to our wine tasting and...More

Thank caplancarole
slofoodie_2, Owner at Central Coast Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2017

Thanks so much for sharing your experience! I know Yule had as great a time as you did - as I heard about what wonderful people you are. Thank-you. Please consider a return visit to try one of our other tours - they are all...More

Reviewed 2 April 2017

This is a great way to experience San Luis Obispo; on foot, eating delicious food, listening to an entertaining history of the city. Yule is an exceptional tour guide. He has a great knowledge of the area and was a very accommodating host. A delightful...More

1  Thank Amyrdaniel
slofoodie_2, Owner at Central Coast Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2017

We are so pleased that you enjoyed our tour! Yes! the food is great, but we really appreciate your enjoyment of the cultural and historical aspect of the tour. Thank-You for taking the time to write and please consider returning for another one of our...More

Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful day touring San Luis by going from one fabulous eatery to another. We were enlightened about olive oil, Mediterranean food, gourmet chocolate, wine, and the history of San Luis Obispo's downtown. Yule was a wonderful tour guide and we would love...More

Thank Dbairds
slofoodie_2, Owner at Central Coast Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2017

Thank-you for taking the time to write and share your experience of the tour. We are glad you enjoyed the plentiful food, as well as the beautiful and historic downtown. Laura

Reviewed 27 December 2016

This was our second attempt to take this tour. We were here earlier in the summer and booked at the last minute. No one checked the messages so we waited and waited for the tour guide to show up but no one ever did and...More

1  Thank familytravl
slofoodie_2, Owner at Central Coast Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2017

I am so very sorry to hear of your disappointment! I appreciate your feedback and will certainly factor it into the ongoing improvement of our tours. Laura

Reviewed 17 December 2016

My girlfriend and I took a food walking tour with Yule a few months back. It was one of the best food walking tours we've ever been on, and we've taken tours in many cities. The history and knowledge of the area, paired with a...More

1  Thank Nathan M
slofoodie_2, Owner at Central Coast Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2016

Wow - what a compliment! Thanks so much for providing your feed-back, I know Yule really appreciates it. Looking forward to seeing you again for one of our tours in SLO or Paso Robles. Laura

Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We had a great time on our tour. Yule was an awesome guide and very knowledgeable of all the downtown and surrounding areas attractions. The food was delicious. I highly recommend this.

1  Thank odreynolds
slofoodie_2, Owner at Central Coast Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2017

Thanks for your feed-back on the tour and guide, Yule. We are so pleased you enjoyed the day! Please visit again and try our tour in Paso Robles.

Reviewed 20 September 2016

Our wonderful tour of San Luis Obispo began with meeting our guide, Yule, at Mama Ganache Artisan Chocolates near downtown. Both Yule and the proprietor provided us with great information on the best places in the world to find the cacao bean, as well as...More

Thank Patrick D
slofoodie_2, Owner at Central Coast Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2017

Thanks for writing such a thorough description of your SLO Food Tour! I felt like I was there with you! We are so happy you enjoyed the food, the guide and the day. Thank-you again for your review. Laura

Reviewed 6 September 2016

After looking into several wine tours in the area I picked Central Coast because they paid the tasting fees and you didn't have to join a 'wine club' to visit any of the wineries! And what a great decision it was! Yule is THE BEST!...More

Thank Cathy B
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Girls weekend, we took the food and wine tour with Yule. He was attentive and very passionate about his subject(s). We started with lunch as a good base, then visited 2 wineries for tasting, one olive oil plantation (which was a huge hit with the...More

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Marsha W
Hello! We will be taking the train up for a momma/daughter wkend. Will we be picked up at our hotel? And, if so, what hotel do you suggest? Do you know if someone from the hotel will pick us up from the train station? Waiting to hear, Marsha
4 December 2016|
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Response from slofoodie_2 | Property representative |
Hi Marsha, I'm not sure which train station you intend to stop at - San Luis Obispo or Paso Robles. The hotels usually do not pick you up. You will either need to take a cab, use Uber or walk. We do offer private wine tours... More
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jalpick
How long is the tour? What is the cost? Is there a lot of walking involved?
28 August 2016|
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Response from jgl99 | Reviewed this property |
We did the wine & food tour (they also have a walking tour). There were 5 of us traveling together, so we were the only ones on the tour. Very little walking on this tour, Yule (our tour guide), parks up close to the... More
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Sameer S
Would the tour be able to accommodate vegetarian meal preferences (no meat and fish, eggs ok)?
1 February 2016|
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Response from Laura K | Reviewed this property |
I had specifically asked for locally sourced foods: meat cheese wine vegetables, so I'm sure they will be happy to accommodate. Have a great time!
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