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Chestnut Hill Culinary Experience

From US$29.00
Highlights
  • Enjoy a culinary walking tour in Philadelphia
  • Visit the Chestnut Hill neighborhood
  • Sample beer, cheese, signature sandwiches, desserts and more
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Chestnut Hill Culinary Experience
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11:00 TourMost Popular
2.5 Hour Food Tour! Savor craft beer, a sandwich so famous that it's been trademarked, gourmet cheese and wine, an award-winning dessert in Philadelphia's most beautiful neighborhood, and much more.
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2:30 PM Tour
2.5 hr Culinary Tour of Chestnut Hill
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12:00 Tour
2.5 Hour Food Tour! Savor craft beer, a sandwich so famous that it's been trademarked, gourmet cheese and wine, an award-winning dessert in Philadelphia's most beautiful neighborhood, and much more.
From US$33.00
Overview
Experience the best of Chestnut Hill’s world-class restaurants on this 2.5-hour, small-group culinary walking tour. Visit six of Philadelphia’s finest eateries, including iconic McNally's Tavern, sampling award-winning craft beer, gourmet cheese, famous sandwiches and handcrafted desserts. Talk with local food experts and learn about Philly’s historic garden district, one of the most environmentally friendly residential and business neighborhoods in the country, along the way. All food tastings, together amounting to a progressive lunch, are included.
What to Expect
After meeting at the first tasting location, McNally's Tavern, your guide will give you an idea of what to expect on your food tour. You'll enjoy more than six food tastings at various eateries specialty shops and bakeries in the scenic Philadelphia neighborhood of Chestnut Hill.

After the introduction, the tour guide will describe the first tasting. McNally's Tavern is an eatery that has been continuously owned and operated by the same family for over 92 years, and has a sandwich so famous that it's literally been trademarked!

Hear a bit of history of the neighborhood before heading to your next stop, a cheese shop that has been family-owned for 52 years. Hear expert descriptions of unique gourmet cheeses and savor some bites.

Continue with an olive oil tasting that includes oils from all over the world, each with distinct flavors. You'll learn a bit more of Chestnut Hill's history and architecture before heading to a world-famous brewery for a craft beer tasting.

Your tour concludes with dessert at a bakery that has been featured on several high-profile cooking shows and has won a 'Best Of Philly' award!
Reviews (20)
1 - 5 of 18 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Wonderful way to spend the afternoon

This was a great and reasonable tour. We are local to the area, and it was great to learn more about the stores and the history of the foods. All of the involved locations were gracious and helpful.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tracey M
ChewPhilly, Owner at Chew Philly Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

This is wonderful to hear! We love having locals on the tour. We're so glad that you enjoyed, and truly look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
A Tourist in My Own Town

I went on this tour with four girlfriends on a beautiful autumn day. I travel all over the world, and can attest that Pav is as good a guide as I've had anywhere. He is very knowledgeable, attentive, and personable. Although I went to grad...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lmft414
ChewPhilly, Owner at Chew Philly Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We certainly agree - Pav is a world-class tour guide! We are so appreciative that you took the time to write a review of your experience, and hope to see you again.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile
Eat your way through this hidden gem

Chew Philly was my favorite part of my trip to Philly! First of all, the food is to die for! Add to that the knowledge of the tour guide and the welcoming friendly vibes of all the restaurant and shop owners and you have, hands...More

Thank heathervstheworld
ChewPhilly, Owner at Chew Philly Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review of our tour! We truly appreciate it, and are so glad that you enjoyed!

Reviewed 6 November 2018
Best Day in Chestnut Hill

Our tour guide Pavlos (Pav) was one of the things that made this tour so great. He was friendly, knowledgeable & professional. The tour started on time, with Pav asking us to introduce ourselves to each other which made our journey thru Chestnut Hill interactive...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank msb1305
ChewPhilly, Owner at Chew Philly Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

We appreciate that you pointed out that our tour started on time, had a friendly and knowledgeable guide, and that delicious tastings were served! Thank you for taking the time to review our tour, and we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 30 October 2018
Fun Day Out!

My boyfriend and I did this as a belated birthday present for him. We enjoyed every minute of this tour. If enjoy a bit of history, eating great food, and exploring new towns...this is the tour for you! Pav (our tour guide) did a great...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Cruiser40302590294
ChewPhilly, Owner at Chew Philly Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

We love when food tours are given as birthday gifts, so fun! Thank you for allowing us to be a part of your boyfriend's birthday celebration. We're so glad that you enjoyed.

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Response from JPGPhilly | Reviewed this property |
I think it started around noon and lasted about 2.5 hours. Be prepared to walk.
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