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Guided culinary & cultural tour of Downtown Tucson, AZ. The tour includes five restaurant tastings, a ride on the streetcar, and a guided walking tour including local history, art & architecture.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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100 S Avenida Del Convento, Tucson, AZ 85745-2958
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you go just for the food, you may be disappointed. Many different Nations and ethnic groups are represented. Some foods are delicious, while others are, at best, mediocre. None is particularly cheap. The entertainment is often very good, with ethnic groups performing. We try...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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SherryandLysa W, Owner at Taste of Tucson Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello- Your review is not for a Taste of Tucson Downtown Tour. We are a culinary and cultural walking tour in Tucson. You can check out our website at Tasteoftucsondowntown.com We hope that you will book a tour with us.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely terrific tour for both visitors and residents. We treated my sister and her husband and both loved it, as did my wife and I. We met Elysa, our superb guide, in the square outside Agustin Kitchen. As with most of our stops, the owner...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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SherryandLysa W, Owner at Taste of Tucson Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the kind words. I am so happy that you enjoyed the whole Taste of Tucson Downtown experience. I hope our paths cross again one day soon. Warmest regards- Elysa

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is not just a restaurant tour (although that part was delightful and delicious), but it is also an interesting and enlightening tour of historic spots in downtown Tucson. I was in town only for a short weekend, so this was the best way for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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SherryandLysa W, Owner at Taste of Tucson Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are so glad you enjoyed the tour. Hope the rest of your weekend was fun. Thanl you for writing such a nice review. It was a pleasure meeting you. Warmest regards- Elysa

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Taste of Tucson Downtown was an excellent outing. We spent the afternoon sampling items from 5 of downtown Tucson's unique restaurants. At most of our stops, the chef, owner, or manager came and talked to us about their menu, local sourcing, and philosophy. Our...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Lysa C, Owner at Taste of Tucson Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are so glad that you enjoyed the tour. Thank you for writing a review about your experience, I appreciate you taking the time to talk about the Taste of Tucson Downtown Tour. I hope that you will come back and enjoy another one of...More

Reviewed October 16, 2018

Sherry was a terrific moderator and leader for our group of 14 people. She had us introduce ourselves and where we are from which made for more interesting conversation at each of the restaurants. The restaurant selections were each different, wonderful and welcoming. The chef...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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SherryandLysa W, Owner at Taste of Tucson Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2018

Thanks so much for the great review. We are so glad you enjoyed the tour and we were able to walk between the raindrop! Please join us again on one of our other tours. Sherry & Lysa

Reviewed October 13, 2018

Awesome experience! The tour guides were very informative and fun. I have lived here 21 years and didn't know most of the things they shared. The food was amazing. The owners and chefs talking to us added to the experience. We will be doing this...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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SherryandLysa W, Owner at Taste of Tucson Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

We are so glad that you enjoyed yiur Taste of Tucson Downtown experience. Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We look forward to seeing you on another tour in the near future. Warmest regards- Lysa and Sherry

Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I live in the Tucson area, we had a wonderful time exploring 4th Street and all it has to offer. Both Sherry and Elyse are very knowledgeable about the Old Pueblo. Loved all the food we tasted and the shops we visited....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Lysa C, Owner at Taste of Tucson Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Hello Marcia- It was a pleasure meeting you. I am so glad that you enjoyed the tour. We look forward to seeing on another tour soon. Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Warmest regards- Elysa

Reviewed September 25, 2018

I've lived in Tucson for over 20 years, but I still learned a lot about its history. And of course, the food was amazing too!

Date of experience: September 2018
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SherryandLysa W, Owner at Taste of Tucson Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

We are so happy that you enjoyed the Taste of Tucson Downtown tour. Thank you for taking the time to write a review.

Reviewed August 7, 2018

The Taste of Tucson Downtown was a wonderful experience. We had a very knowledgeable guide who did not bore us She was entertaining and informative. The restaurants we visited were really very good and the the tour of historical hotels and buildings was great fun...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Lysa C, Owner at Taste of Tucson Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your Taste of Tucson Downtown Tour experience. I am so glad that I did not "bore" you ;) and that you found the tour to be fun and entertaining. Hopefully, we will see you...More

Reviewed August 6, 2018

The highlight was touring restaurants in downtown and campus areas in Tucson. Guide was clever and extremely knowledgeable. This was our second tour. We were very pleased and highly recommend.More

Date of experience: September 2017
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SherryandLysa W, Owner at Taste of Tucson Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

We are so glad that you enjoyed the tour and streetcar ride. Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your experience. We look forward to seeing you on amother one of our tours in the near future- Warnedt regards, Elysa and...More

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jlacayo28
May 24, 2018|
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Response from SherryandLysa W | Property representative |
Good Morning Both of the Taste of Tucson Downtown tours begin at 1 PM and end at about 5PM.
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OttawaSnowbird
February 10, 2018|
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Response from Diane T | Reviewed this property |
I asked this same question when I took the tour and the owners said that it is good to start with the Historic tour before the 4th Avenue, especially if you are new to the area or visiting.....
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wmtdrury
December 30, 2017|
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Response from Cloudy1957 | Reviewed this property |
Mercado Augustin. Sorry if this is late. Hope you have/had a wonderful tour!
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