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Experience the sights, sounds and tastes of historical Downtown St. John’s with this three hour guided walking tour that’s sure to please all your senses!

The start time of the food tour is 12pm sharp at The Newfoundland Chocolate Company located at 166 Duckworth Street.

We visit five local restaurants along the way by foot. Food samples at each stop will be included such as a traditional turkey and dressing meatball from our most popular Irish pub!

The route is approximately 1.8km and does include some stairs.

This is a guided tour with historical stories told along the way. Even locals learn a little something about their own city when they take the tour!

The tour will go ahead rain or shine so come dressed for the weather.

This is an experience you won't want to miss!
Locations visited
Newfoundland Chocolate Company
Water Street Heritage Shop
Heritage Shop Duckworth Street
Overview

Enjoy a taste of historic downtown St. John’s, Newfoundland. This approximately three-hour guided tour will take you to some of the city’s top eateries for samples at each. Spend the afternoon in good company, walking while filling up on tasty food and learning more about the people and stories that have made St. John’s the city it is today.

Highlights
  • Visit five restaurants along Duckworth and Water streets in St. John’s

  • Your guide will regal you with stories even the locals don’t know

  • Spend the fun afternoon with a small group who is there for fun

  • Try a handful of restaurants without having to commit to just one

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Great way to sample

Great thing to do upon arriving in St John's. We started at the chocolate factory and heard the history of this local place. Our guide William was very knowledgeable and personable, and answered all of our questions. There was more food than I anticipated at...More

Thank Monique B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great day and full bellies in the city!

I’m originally from Newfoundland but have lived away for over 10 years – this summer I thought I’d bring my boyfriend to St. John’s for his first trip home with me. I signed us up for this tour so he could get an introduction to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Welcome to St. John’s

We attended the food tour with William as our host and could not have asked for more. Excellent restaurant selection and fun tour! Highly recommended on your first day! Might not be as impactful later in a trip but it was great the day we...More

1  Thank Ryan204
Reviewed 7 August 2018
Downtown Tour

Tour Guide Allison was great and quite knowledgable about St Johns History however more emphasis could be put on History of City instead of buildings.

2  Thank 529altond
Reviewed 24 July 2018
Great introduction to both food and local history.

We got to try great foods but also enjoyed a tour of St-John's with little tidbits of history mixed in. A great experience overall and we did return to one of the restaurants the next day. Our guide was both funny and knowledgeable. I highly...More

2  Thank Danielle G
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