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Food Tours of America

3839 McKinney Ave, Dallas, TX 75204-1413
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Fully Guided. Easy Walking. Multi-Stop. Food Tasting Sightseeing Experience. Enjoy amazing food while soaking up Dallas history on our food tasting and cultural walking tours. Come hungry, because on our Uptown Dallas tours our favorite restaurants serve up generous tasting plates. Our food tastings are enough for lunch! In addition to our sit-down restaurant tastings and entertaining Dallas commentary, some of our tours also feature several historic attractions unique to Uptown such as the McKinney Avenue antique trolleys. Uptown Dallas is just one mile north of downtown Dallas, minutes from most hotels and convention center. City tours operate daily. 2.5 to 4 hr Tours. 5 - 7 minute walk in-between restaurants. We specialize in public tours and private tours. Tours often sell out, advance purchase required.
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3839 McKinney Ave, Dallas, TX 75204-1413
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Reviewed July 19, 2016

My wife and I booked an Uptown Foodie Walk for the first day of our anniversary trip to Dallas. When Food Tours of America contacted us to discuss changing that booking to later in the week, they were gracious about it and even gave us...More

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Theresa P, Guest Relations Manager at Food Tours of America, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2016

So happy to hear you enjoyed your Uptown Foodie Walk with Jason! We love when people join us on tours to celebrate an occasion and I hope you toasted your years together with your complementary cocktail. Thanks for the recommendation and hope to see you...More

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Reviewed July 18, 2016

The Uptown Foodie Walk was a great way to learn about the Uptown Dallas scene. The tour offers a nice variety in restaurant choices and the food was delicious! Our tour guide, Jason, was full of personality which made the tour that much better. My...More

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Theresa P, Guest Relations Manager at Food Tours of America, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2016

So glad you and your son were able to join us on our Uptown Foodie Walk last week and that you enjoyed not only the food...but your tour guide. The four of you on the tour really seemed to connect ...so not only do you...More

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Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

The uptown tour was great and Vanessa was a fantastic guide. She had a lot of knowledge, a great personality and made sure that everyone had a good time, was always comfortable and didn't need anything. The heat played in as a factor but she...More

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Elaine S, Public Relations Manager at Food Tours of America, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2016

Hi MNP3, Thanks for your review. We're happy you enjoyed your time on a food tour of Dallas and your guide! Our food tours are great for those visiting as well as for locals looking for something refreshing to do. Hope to see you on...More

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Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

If you have never checked out the Dallas Farmer's Market, you are missing out on some really amazing treats. Jim, our tour guide was very kind and knowledgeable! He answered all of my absurd questions and lead us through the market with ease. During this...More

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Elaine S, Public Relations Manager at Food Tours of America, responded to this reviewResponded June 30, 2016

Hi Janet0505, Thanks so much for joining us on a food tour of the Farmer's Market. And thanks for your great review! We're so, so happy you enjoyed the sights, the facts and the food with your tour guide, Jim. The Farmer's Market is a...More

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Reviewed June 28, 2016

We live in North Dallas and we were not familiar with the uptown area and the tour was a great way to be familiar with the area history and restaurants. Our Guide Jim was terrific and very knowledgeable.More

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Elaine S, Public Relations Manager at Food Tours of America, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2016

Hi Eyal Y, Thanks for your review. We're happy you enjoyed your time on a food tour of Dallas. Our food tours are great for those visiting as well as for locals looking for something refreshing to do. Hope to see you on a tour...More

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Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

Vanessa was our tour guide and she was terrific! She was extremely knowledgeable about the charming West Village area of Dallas and recommended a number of restaurants for us to consider during our stay. She was a personable guide and we enjoyed our tour very...More

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Elaine S, Public Relations Manager at Food Tours of America, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2016

Hi Christine V, Thanks for joining us on a Food Tours of America in Dallas. So happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience every step of the way. Our guides work tirelessly to make sure each food tour participant is happy, comfortable and full...More

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Reviewed June 21, 2016

My wife and I have experienced food tours around the world and this one was the best! Starting off with our EXCELLENT tour guide, Vanessa Lustig, she was energetic, engaging, knowledgeable, friendly and fun. What a great start! Then we dived right into the food...More

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Elaine S, Public Relations Manager at Food Tours of America, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2016

Hi js1948, Thanks for taking time to leave us a review. We're so glad to hear that you had a wonderful time with us. We work hard to make sure our guests have an enjoyable time - from the restaurants to the food to the...More

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Reviewed June 21, 2016

The Dallas food tour is fabulous in no small part due to our guide, Vanessa. Her knowledge, energy, friendliness and preparedness made this one of our best food tour experiences yet (including a great one in Copenhagen)! The restaurants and foods selected for us was...More

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Elaine S, Public Relations Manager at Food Tours of America, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2016

Hi amgs48, So happy to hear you had a great time with us on Saturday. And what an honor to hear that it was one of your best food tour experiences. The restaurants and food are meticulously picked to make sure you get a delicious...More

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Reviewed June 20, 2016

We were passing through Dallas and saw this tour online. It was great! The food was interesting and the 5 places we tried each had its own charms. Our group was a good mix and included our tour guide Vanessa's fiance and his parents. Vanessa...More

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Elaine S, Public Relations Manager at Food Tours of America, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2016

Hi GMAKFAR, Thanks for joining us on a Food Tours of America in Dallas. So happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience every step of the way with us. A food tour is a wonderful way to explore Dallas, even if you're a local!...More

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Reviewed June 16, 2016

We had a lot of out of town guests visiting for my twin boys' graduation. I wanted to find an activity so our guest got to know Dallas. This was the perfect solution!! We had a great history lesson from Jim and visited different restaurants....More

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Elaine S, Public Relations Manager at Food Tours of America, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2016

Hi Familywandering, Thanks so much for your review. We are so thrilled that you had a great time with us! Our tour guides are equipped with fun facts about Dallas that even locals don't know. Where else would you get to learn and eat great...More

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Marian C
July 3, 2016|
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Response from Theresa P | Property representative |
You'll visit restaurants including a real western style brunch (on weekends), Mediterranean foods, tex-mex, and some delicious wings. The macarons at a local french patisserie are also a delicious treat!!
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Wayne S
May 22, 2016|
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I think you can add alcohol to the tour for an additional charge. We just did the food part and had a blast. There were 11 of us in our group, and 2 others that joined our group. It was like a traveling party.
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Susan D
January 13, 2016|
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Response from ElaineS545 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi Susan D, Thanks for reaching out! We do offer tours on the weekend. You learn historical facts about Dallas while dining at delicious restaurants in the Uptown area. The tours we offer include: West Village Restaurant... More
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