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Local Tastes of the City Tours

2179 12th Ave, San Francisco, CA 94116-1902
+1 415-665-0480
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Top 10 walking tours for globetrotting foodies - Lonely Planet (April 2013). Same Day Reservations. Explore the history and culture of local neighborhoods, including Chinatown and North Beach/Little Italy, as "We Eat Our Way Through San Francisco." Voted Best City Tour by San Francisco Bay Guardian 2011. Named "Best City Tour of 2006 and 2007" by CitySearch.
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2179 12th Ave, San Francisco, CA 94116-1902
+1 415-665-0480
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Reviewed yesterday

Just took the Little Italy Tour of North Beach. This is a great tour for visitors and locals alike. You'll go the best of the best for Italian food! Ask for Blandina to be your guide. She's very knowledgeable and friendly. You won't be disappointed.

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a walking tour of China Town with tour guide Tom. He took us to lots of places off the beaten path. We visited a temple, tasted Chinese teas, ate enough Chinese food to make a meal, saw how fortune cookies are made, and...More

Thank anneprimm
Reviewed 4 days ago

Blandina was our tour guide and she was very personable and knowledgeable . She has lived in the city for over 30 years and knew the history better than most. The food was delicious and it was a very enjoyable way to spend 3 hours....More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Make a friend with local people Who run a small group tour and private tour in khaolak beach, service with smiles, contact him if you like to do something during your holiday in khaolak

Thank Narin F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Blondina is a true gem. Loved the food and all the education on the area. We learned a great deal, the pace was relaxed and fun, and the different foods were are interesting and perfect for the area.

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Thank Audrey F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took this food tour for the second time in 6 months and absolutely love it. Blondina was our guide and is so knowledgable about the neighborhood, the history and all of the restaurant personnel. The food was out of this world at each stop...More

Thank bbalducci
Reviewed 1 week ago

My 17 year old daughter and I love asian food, and knew we wanted to tour Chinatown, but didn't know how to start. Esther, our tour guide, was local and showed us not only restaurants, but grocery stores and local institutions too. Learned not only...More

Thank jenniferrawlins
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide, Blondina, was very, very knowledgable and full of information to make the tour interesting. As far as food and drink, we had more than other tours I have been on in other cities. We started with whatever coffee or tea drink you desired...More

Thank LesFlynn-travel
Reviewed 1 week ago

My fiance and I loved this tour! Ate some great food, learned more about Chinese culture and loved meeting "Uncle"!

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Thank Ben C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the food tour of the North Shore area of SF which is well known for its traditional Italian cuisine. Our tour guide (Blondina) is a life long resident of the neighborhood and so the tour takes on so much more than just a...More

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Amy K
how far is the hotel from the Royal Albert Hall Concert Hall and how easy is it to get to and from
26 September 2015|
Response from Nicole K | Reviewed this property |
This was a tour that started at Chinatown gate. I am sorry I don't know how far it is from the hall.