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Atlanta's Southern Food Tour

  • Get your money’s worth with 15 food tastings at seven locally owned eateries
  • Hear about the city’s history and the role food has played
  • Get a coupon book to use around Atlanta 
Atlanta's Southern Food Tour
From US$69.00
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11:00am Downtown Atlanta TourMost Popular
This tour is on Fridays & Saturdays. Discover incredible Southern food on a delicious 3.5 hour food walk through historic Downtown Atlanta.
From US$75.00
11:30am Sunday Atlanta Tour
This Tour is on Sunday's Only. Discover incredible Southern food on a delicious 3.5 hour food walk through historic Downtown Atlanta.
From US$69.00
12:00pm Saturday Downtown Tour
This Tour is on Saturday's Only. Discover incredible Southern food on a delicious 3.5 hour food walk through historic Downtown Atlanta.
From US$75.00

Save time trying out restaurants based solely on recommendations only to be disappointed. This Atlanta food tour gives you the lay of the land when it comes to Southern food, and allows you to try 15 different tastings at seven super-popular eateries. Find your favorite spots, and then use your included coupon booklet to save money when you go back for a meal.

What to Expect

Your Atlanta food walking tour meets at Paschal's Restaurant on Northside Drive. Once you link up with your guide and small group, you’ll explore the culinary history and culture of Georgia’s state capital.

This tour, which covers about two miles on foot in roughly 3.5 hours, stops at seven local eateries. Try a range of Southern fare, including soul food, barbecue, Lowcountry, and Creole dishes. Stops may include Smoke Ring, Just Add Honey Tea Company, and Miss D's Pralines. You can also sample an alcoholic beverage.

It’s not just about food. Your guide connects Southern food to the city’s rich history. Learn about the role the city’s restaurants played in the Civil Rights Movement, among other historical tidbits.

Your tour ends at Sweet Auburn Curb Market.

Please note: If you have any special dietary requirements, add a note in the Special Requirements field when booking.

Reviews (159)
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Reviewed 3 days ago
Great time on Atlanta Food tour

We did the 3 1/2 hour tour starting at Paschals. Margaret is a fantastic host and did a great job! The portions were generous and well-spaced out. We learned a lot of history walking from one end of Downtown to the other.

Thank msheiden
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
Beyond expectations

Booked this tour with Lauren, who made the tour with her knowlege, hospitality, and great enthusiasm for Atlanta and food. The food was great with big portions, so come hungry. The cemetary visit was also far more interesting than the subject matter suggests. Would book...More

Thank Douglas C
Reviewed 1 week ago
great way to eat and see Atlanta

Margaret gave us a great tour of sites, smell and historic background of downtown Atlanta! Good exercise too.

Thank Lynne F
Reviewed 1 week ago
A fun way to get a "taste" of Atlanta!

We had a great time on our recent food tour! Although we live here in Atlanta, we enjoyed trying new dishes and restaurants in our city. Our guide Margaret did a great job weaving together the story of Martin Luther King Jr. and introducing us...More

Thank Go64300674008
Reviewed 1 week ago
Enjoyable visit with some good food

I did the Southern Food Walk with Margaret and I really enjoyed it. We started in Paschal's and Margaret walked us through an introduction to the connection of Paschal's, fried chicken and MLK. The food was good (even though I'm GF). Each stop had a...More

Thank Damian M
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Jana M
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Response from Mary W | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn’t recommend this tour for him. On this particular tour you do a lot of walking and it’s a steady pace.
27 August 2018|
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Response from Gaëtha P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they sure catered to me and another lady who didn't dairy
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15 July 2018|
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Response from Akila M | Property representative |
Hi there! So sorry that we just saw this. Please reach out to us at 470-223-2203 and we will be happy to get y'all organized. We have taken up to 55 guests on our tour so I am sure we can accommodate as many as you need... More