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The Original Findlay Market Tour provided by Cincinnati Food Tours

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  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 29/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Food samples individually prepared and packaged by restaurants and market merchants.
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Updated 29/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Food, culture, and history! It's all at Findlay Market! Findlay Market has been at the heart of the Over-the-Rhine neighborhood since 1852. See why this municipal market is now Cincinnati's most popular gathering place and the favorite destination for food lovers. Taste your way around the market during a 90-minute guided tour while you meet several market merchants and enjoy five samples. Tour also available for private groups.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Findlay Market
    1801 Race St, Cincinnati, OH 45202, USA
    We meet at the information desk in the middle of the main market house, directly across from Taste of Belgium.
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    Findlay Market
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
    Visit five market merchants who will share their specialties with you. Merchants are located in stalls within the main market house or in storefronts directly adjoining the building. Food, when combined, is enough for a "light lunch" for most people.
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  • You'll end at
    Findlay Market
    1801 Race St, Cincinnati, OH 45202, USA
    We meet at the information desk in the middle of the main market house, directly across from Taste of Belgium.
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
Findlay Market, 1801 Race St, Cincinnati, OH 45202, USA
Duration
1h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Food tasting
  • Local guide
  • Snacks
  • Entry/Admission - Findlay Market
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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John Daniell wrote a review Nov 2019
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma1 contribution
Barb clearly loves Findlay Market, food, and sharing with others. We highly recommend this tour for people who are visiting and who live in Cincinnati.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from Barb536, Owner at The Original Findlay Market Tour
Responded 11 Nov 2019
It was great meeting you! Hope to see you again around Findlay Market.
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Jacquelyn K wrote a review Oct 2019
Cincinnati, Ohio1 contribution1 helpful vote
I am an HR Manager at P&G and brought a group of prospective P&Gers on the Findlay Market Tour. The tour was 90 minutes and included 5 stops with samples - the perfect length to taste and see a Cincinnati gem! Barb was easy to work with and customized the tour for our group of
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from Barb536, Owner at The Original Findlay Market Tour
Responded 15 Oct 2019
We love to share the Findlay Market story so we’re glad you included our piece of Cincinnati in your itinerary. Maybe we’ll see your prospects return soon as hometown shoppers! Thanks again.
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Bcamp1 wrote a review Oct 2019
Indiana146 contributions23 helpful votes
We were not sure what to expect, but pleasantly pleased. Not all places open yet but signs showing for places coming. Lots of fresh meats, cheeses, seafood, pastries, breads... quick eat restaurants, authentic specialty stores. We had a great time just walking around.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from Barb536, Owner at The Original Findlay Market Tour
Responded 8 Oct 2019
Thanks for joining us!
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knschwieterman wrote a review Jun 2019
Cincinnati, Ohio54 contributions5 helpful votes
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I’ve been to Findlay Market MANY times in my life, but yet had no idea how much I was missing until I took a tour with! Not only did the tour enlighten us to the history behind the famous market, but we also got to learn about some amazing little local businesses + the amazing
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Response from Barb536, Owner at The Original Findlay Market Tour
Responded 11 Jul 2019
Thank you for your kind words! I truly believe our merchants are what make Findlay Market a special place.
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Jill wrote a review Jun 2019
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It was fun to hear the history of the market and to meet some of the vendors. They were generous with their samples and we enjoyed tasting all the different flavors.
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Response from Barb536, Owner at The Original Findlay Market Tour
Responded 10 Jun 2019
We agree! The people working at Findlay Market really make it a special experience. Thanks for taking the time to point out how generous the vendors are with their time and samples.
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About the operator

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By: Cincinnati Food Tours
Randy C
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Over The Rhine Grand Slam!!
We took this tour based upon the recommendation of my sister. And we are certainly GLAD we did. I was born and rais
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932larryl
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OTR Food Tour
My wife and I enjoyed the OTR food tour immensely. The tour took us through the streets of Cincinnati's historic OT
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amd1708
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Cool history and great food with Cincinnati Food Tours
This was my 3rd tour with Cincinnati Food Tours. Although the food is showcased, the bits of history you learn are
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Leigh M
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Great tour
This was a gift and an awesome one at that... the Findlay Market tour was wonderful. We learned a lot about the mar
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Janene B
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Great Time!
It was a very enjoyable experience. The guide was very knowledgeable and personable. Food was very good and the pla
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Timndavid
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Barb was fantastic!
Our friend booked a private group of 8 to do a 4 stop food tour with Barb and her place selection as well as food o
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Cheri H
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Cincinnati OTR Food Tour
This was a fun experience. I have lived in the suburbs of Cincinnati all of my life. It was a treat to come into t
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OTR Food Tour
The food tour was great! Food and service good! Took the tour during the BLINK event which made it a whole day of
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csmith1002019
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Street Car Food Tour
This was a wonderful experience. Our tour guide Nicki Wiedeman, was so incredibly knowledgeable. We discovered hi
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Nicola B
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Streetcar Tour
Tour guide, Nicki was informative and engaging. She highlighted places I wouldn’t normally be attracted to that wer
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dmkmovies
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Fun food tour
We picked this tour to take out of towners on because it was a new twist and less walking than other tours. We now
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amd1708
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A Great Way to Get to Know the Queen City
The 3 hour walking tour took us to a couple places we'd been meaning to try out and a couple that we didn't know ab
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joarieger
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Delicious fun!
For Christmas we received a gift certificate from our kids worth enough to take two food tours. In the spring we we
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Mary K
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Cincinnati Food and History
Great experience! Only 9 guests in the tour which allowed ample time for questions. Our guide was Amy. She is a
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gerald19602019
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Cincinnati Food Tour
My wife and I took the Cincinnati Food Tour with Barb Cooper and we really had a great time. We got to sample some
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