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Charleston's Upper King Street Culinary Tour

  • Charleston culinary tour of a handful of Upper King Street restaurants
  • Come hungry—tour includes enough food for a meal
  • A guide shows you the best parts of a neighborhood many visitors skip
Charleston's Upper King Street Culinary Tour
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Charleston's Upper King Street Culinary Tour
This guided tour of the trendy Upper King Street area takes the guesswork out of finding Charleston's best and edgiest eateries while introducing you to a part of the city that many visitors skip. Fill up on tastings from a handful of restaurants and learn how Charleston’s culinary traditions have influenced the flavorful dishes that creative chefs cook up today.
What to Expect
Begin your culinary tour of Charleston’s Upper King Street when you meet your guide and your group at HoM, a trendy restaurant that’s easy to find. Then, follow your guide to a handful of restaurants that are changing Charleston's culinary scene.

At each stop, sit and enjoy samples of specialty foods. You might try twists on classic bar grub, high-brow French cuisine, or traditional South Carolina barbecue done right. Every tour is different though, in keeping up with Charleston dining trends.

Throughout the tour, your guide points out Charleston landmarks and sheds light on how this newly revitalized part of the city has become a culinary hot spot.

Your tour ends on a sweet note with a dessert tasting within walking distance of your starting point.

Please note: Advise of dietary restrictions in the "Special Requirements" field upon booking. Vegan, dairy-free, and soy-free diets cannot be accommodated.
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Reviewed today
Savor...Sip & Stroll through Charleston

A wonderful afternoon was spent savoring...sipping and strolling through the streets of historic Charleston. Our wonderful tour guide Ro was warm...friendly and engaging. Not only did we get to taste some of Charleston's finest cuisine...we learned a lot about this charming city.

1  Thank lorrie20162016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Disappointed in the choices

My friend and I came to Charleston for the first time and wanted to experience places we wouldn’t have known about otherwise. Unfortunately we had already eaten at two out of the four stops in different states. The dessert location, Jeni’s ice cream, was great...More

1  Thank Jill52787
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile
Don’t eat before this trip!

Wow - three restaurants and then gelato. The potions are more ch bigger than your might expect, so save plenty of room :) this was a great tour - food was fantastic and we learned a bit about the French and slave influences of food...More

2  Thank Chris B
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile
A phenomenal food tour-highly recommend!!

The Upper King Culinary Tour was a wonderful experience with excellent food and a wonderful tour guide named Susan! Susan gave the group a lot of information about Charleston’s food history which was very interesting. Also, I’m a vegetarian, and the restaurants on the tour...More

3  Thank Jamie C
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile
40th Birthday Treat

This was an EXCELLENT tour!! I brought my beautiful wife to Charleston to experience something nice and laid back for her 40th birthday. Our guide Susan and the great group of people we were with helped make our trip very enjoyable! The food we experienced...More

1  Thank Teesam
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1 August 2018|
Response from Chris B | Reviewed this property |
You can order drinks at any of he restaurants, but it’s not included. They do have a mixology tour as well that includes drinks. Maybe you should look at that one.
15 July 2018|
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Response from Peter E | Reviewed this property |
I am sure they could, better be safe and ask:-)
John B
1 May 2018|
Response from Guy H | Property representative |
Yes we do have discount for active duty military. Give us a call and we can get you set up.