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Caldo Pomodoro

Caldo Pomodoro serves up North County's finest Italian fare with exciting dishes and unique ambiance. At Caldo Pomodoro, every dish is created with old fashion Sicilian zest.

Humble Olive Oils

Humble Olive Oils is a family owned and operated olive oil store and tasting room
located on State Street in beautiful downtown Carlsbad.

Vigilucci's Gourmet Market

Roberto Vigilucci is passionate about food. He prides himself on exceptional Italian home cooking reminiscent of his childhood in Milano.

Witch Creek Winery

Witch Creek Winery has honed the focus of their winery on producing a wide variety of outstanding, award-winning red wines.

Gaia Gelato

Gaia prepares gelato in small batches every day, using only our authentic Italian recipes. They have installed in the heart of Carlsbad an authentic Gelato Lab.

Gregorio's

Nestled in the Northern San Diego County beach town of Carlsbad is our Italian kitchen. Gregorio's has been serving up great Italian food and pizzas for over 20 years.

Cafe Topes

VOTED BEST BREAKFAST IN CARLSBAD. Cafe Topes style is of new American with a modern twist on your favorite breakfast and lunch combinations.

Lola's Mexican Deli

Hands down it's the best Mexican food in the village. Authentic Mexican food since 1943! Oldest consecutive business in Carlsbad.

Senor Grubby's

Offers an extensive variety of chocolates, full coffee and expresso bar, and retail wines, ports, and champagne.

Carlsbad Chocolate Bar

Offers an extensive variety of chocolates, full coffee and expresso bar, and retail wines, ports, and champagne.

Locations visited
Carlsbad Village
Carlsbad Food Tours
Overview
Savor the distinctive flavors of Carlsbad Village with a 3-hour food and walking tour of the scenic seaside gem. Get an insider’s look at the culinary scene, local history and landmarks as you explore with knowledgeable guides, and enjoy a series of seven gourmet tastings. Pause to sip award-winning California wines, sample luscious desserts and try a series of unique specialty foods, and season your experience with behind-the-scenes stories about Carlsbad Village’s vibrant gourmet culture, hippest restaurants and cutting-edge artisanal products.
Highlights
  • 3-hour gourmet walking tour of Carlsbad Village
  • Enjoy foodie fare at seven beloved locations
  • Sample local cuisine, California wines and rich desserts
  • Get an insider's look at the town's thriving food culture
  • Learn local history, facts and stories
  • Small-group tour ensures a personalized experience
  • Tour is wheelchair accesible
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Reviewed 4 days ago
Great Food, History, & Guide!

I never knew Carlsbad had so much great history and food! This tour is family friendly (we brought our 4 teen daughters) and we just had so much fun! Cheri was great really made us feel like we were locals for the day. We learned...More

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Cheri P, Owner at Carlsbad Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded today

We were very happy to host your family on our tour. Glad to see you had a good time. Come see us again next time you are in the Village!

Reviewed 6 days ago
Yumminess after Yumminess

Unfortunately it was only my mom and I on this tour, but lucky for us Cherie was the perfect guide on our first stay in Carlsbad. Every place we went to we had our own personal guide. We got to be her taste testers for...More

Thank Erin M
Cheri P, Owner at Carlsbad Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded today

It was a pleasure having you and your mother on our tour. Thanks for the great review.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Interesting and tasty tour

I had an afternoon to kill while hubby played in a golf tournament. Why not combine some of my favorite things -- Walking for exercise, tour, and eating! Cheri was a knowledgeable and gracious host. I was the only singleton on this tour with five...More

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Cheri P, Owner at Carlsbad Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the lovely review, it was a fun time, come visit us again next time you are in town.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Loved this experience!

I was visiting family in Carlsbad and we came across this activity to do. We had a 7 y/o girl with us and 4 adults, and it was just us on the tour. The food was great! We got to add extra wine tasting in...More

Thank Jenns B
Cheri P, Owner at Carlsbad Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Jenns for the great review, it was great having your group on the tour especially your little one, she was adorable. Hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 3 July 2018
Outstanding FOOD, Outstanding Tour Guide, Outstanding mingling with new friends!

Cherie is the perfect person to lead this tour. The food is amazing at each place. It is plenty of food so make sure you are hungry. It was a great way to learn about the city of Carlsbad and learn which restaurants you want...More

Thank Jeanette S
Cheri P, Owner at Carlsbad Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Thank you so much Jeanette, it was a lot of fun hanging out in Carlsbad! I love the town too!

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cinders632018
12 August 2018|
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Response from Cheri P | Property representative |
Sorry, we will be closed on Sept 22, but if you are interested Sept 25th is open. Thanks for checking. Cheri
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lauire m
18 July 2018|
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Response from Cheri P | Property representative |
Sept 25th is available, it is our Indulgence Food Tour which goes to some of the newest eateries in town. You should be able to book your tour through our website under Indulgence Food Tour. If you have further... More
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Kenneth B
28 May 2018|
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Yes we can accommodate Gluten-Free
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