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    What to Expect
    Saturdays: From 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM

    Sundays: From 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM

    How to prepare for the tour:
    • Make sure you bring comfortable shoes as we will be walking for 2 hours and approximately 2 miles.
    •  Wear appropriate clothing as this tour will take place rain or shine. Sunscreen and hat recommended for sunny days. Poncho and/or umbrella recommended for rainy days.

    Where we will be meeting? Our team will be meeting outside of the following establishment:

    Pizza Brain

    2313 Frankford Ave

    Philadelphia, PA 19125

    If driving, where can I park?

    There is typically sufficient public parking on Frankford Ave in front of Pizza Brain. Additional free public parking can be found on E York St. Just make sure there is no "Permit 25" sign posted.

    Places we will be visiting:
    • Pizza Brain: World's first pizza museum, known for their award-winning pies. The uniqueness of this place makes it stand out from any other pizzeria you've never experienced before.
    • Riverwards Produce Market: Neighborhood market that offers high quality produce by working directly with farms in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. 
    • Philly Style Bagels: Local bagel place that started with a series of pop-ups at Pizzeria Beddia, it soon became famous for their acclaimed Classic Lox Sandwich. Their bagels are fermented in small batches, hand-rolled and boiled in a mixture of water and Yards IPA.
    • Cheu Noodle: Inspired by Japanse and Asian cuisines, with their great selection of beer and drinks, with a big oak banquet made to evoke chopsticks, and big octopus called Herbert looking at us, this is the perfect hipster spot to come enjoy with friends or on a date.  
    • Good Spoon: Soups, stews and sandwiches made from scratch with fresh, local ingredients. Good Spoon focuses on seasonal products producing small batches of soup without any of the preservatives, artificial flavorings or sodium that you'll typically find in most canned/pre-made soups (Note: we won't be stoppping here if you're joining us on our Sunday tour as they're closed on Sundays during the summer). 
    • Kensington Quarters: Known for being our local modern Farmer's Market. It is also a farm-to-table restaurant, whole animal butcher shop, bar and a learning space in Fishtown. They not only offer cooking classes, but also butchering classes and wine tasting classes.
    • Ramona Susan's Bakery Shop: Smallest bakery in Philadelphia! This bake shop is well known for their go-to home-style desserts. 
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Castellino's Italian Market, 1255 E Palmer St, Philadelphia, PA 19125, USA
    Departure Time
    12:30 PM
    Duration
    2h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Snacks
    • Bottled water
    Exclusions
    • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • **I Understand That This Tour Is Not Intended For People Who Are Allergic To Dairy Or Gluten**
    • Please let us know if you or anyone in your group have dietary restrictions
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 26 July 2019

    A Philly Foodies Tours is a must before you leave the city of brotherly love! This was one of the most eye-opening experience I ever had! Being born in Philadelphia and raised just right outside of West Philly, I thought I knew Philly really well…...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank 110melindae0
    Luis S, Owner at Philly Foodies Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2019

    Hi Melinda, Wow! Thank you so much for the kinds words. These words of encouragement remind us why we decided to start this business and show people our neighborhood. We're glad to hear you enjoyed your experience and learned a bit of history during our...More

    Reviewed 22 July 2019 via mobile

    Philly food tours was amazing. Annie was an excellent tour guide and made an awesome tour for us. Friendly, great food, and great way to experience and learn more about Fishtown. Luis customized our tour to accommodate vegan as well. Overall extremely impressed and amazing...More

    Thank shaynafrost
    Luis S, Owner at Philly Foodies Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2019

    Shayna - Thank you for taking the time writing us a review. We’re very glad that your group decided to celebrate this event with Philly Foodies Tours while getting to know Fishtown!

    Reviewed 2 July 2019

    I recently had the pleasure to go on a Philly Foodies Tour with Annie. I have lived in Philly for several years, and was amazed at how much I learned about my city by the end of this trip. That being said, the history was...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank madisonrudesyle
    Luis S, Owner at Philly Foodies Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2019

    Madison, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. We're glad to hear you enjoyed your time in our neighborhood. We take pride in what we do and try to have our guests feel like their exploring the neighborhood with a...More

    Reviewed 26 May 2019 via mobile

    I do a lot of food tours, and this was one of the best. Their attention to detail, personal attention and willingness to work to include every participant really was a hallmark of a really terrific afternoon. The information was fun, the Fishtown Neighborhood is...More

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    Luis S, Owner at Philly Foodies Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2019

    Thank you for taking the time writing us a review. We're glad to hear you enjoyed the tour and that you appreciate the little details we try to do for our guests. And yes, the bagels are amazing! Definitely one of the favorite bites on...More

    Reviewed 12 May 2019

    We had an excellent time exploring Fishtown with The Philly Foodies Tour! Kacey and Luis are wonderful! They made us feel welcome and at ease. The tour locales were varied and unique — major yum! Getting to know Fishtown through its murals and food —with...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank LaurenLLT
    Luis S, Owner at Philly Foodies Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2019

    Lauren, Thank you so much for coming on the tour! Glad you had a great experience and you enjoyed the food samples that our neighborhood restaurant and local gems have to offer. It's a very funky and hip neighborhood that we don't hold back on...More

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