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Taste Carolina Gourmet Food Tours
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“guide sam”(4 reviews)
What better way to get to know a place and its people than to eat its food? Tour North Carolina's tastiest and most unique restaurants and shops. You'll go behind the scenes to chat with owners and chefs of the best restaurants in town while...more
220 Fayetteville St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1358
+1 919-237-2254
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was our tour A half glass of $8 champagne with a piece of chicken Couple sips from an $24 bottle of wine with noodles and cauliflower A meatball some veggies and Mac n cheese and a 6oz beer A quarter sized cupcake and a...More

Thank Adam R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were responsible for organizing an event for a large group of wine and food lovers this past weekend and we made the right decision to do a restaurant tour of Raleigh with Taste Carolina Gourmet Food Tours and Sam! Because we had enough people...More

Thank Dawn G
Reviewed 3 September 2018

I would definitely do this again! We planned it for a friend's birthday, and it was a little last minute. Sam and Erika were great to work with and came up with a perfect private event for us in downtown Raleigh. The food and drinks...More

Thank bodiKansas
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

We were only in Raleigh for a weekend and decided to experience the city with a Taste of Carolina food tour. We are so glad that we did! We had a wonderful time learning about the city and experiencing its fabulous cuisine with our guide,...More

Thank teddyb100
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I would highly recommend any tour with Taste Carolina! There are so many great restaurants in Raleigh that although this was our 3rd tour with Taste Carolina, each have been at different restaurants. Tour guide Margaret was fun and very knowledgeable. Food and drinks were...More

Thank jenthewren123
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Today was my fourth time on a Taste Carolina Tour. What a fabulous experience and well-run company! It’s a great activity to do with friends and family from out of town, or even to explore restaurants and learn stories about your own hometown you may...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

Small group tour with wonderful food samplings and cultural and historical information. Sam Dinner was a great guide and lots of fun. We even got to celebrate Freida's 88th birthday at The Roast Grill!

Thank lucycon1
tastetours, Owner at Taste Carolina Gourmet Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Thank you for joining us! We're so glad you had fun with Sam and enjoyed the tour and the food. She had a great time with the group, too, and we hope to see you again!

Reviewed 7 May 2018

Great food, people, drinks, and stroll through downtown Raleigh. Our tour guide, Erica, was fun, insightful, and hooked us up! Looking forward to doing another in Durham.

Thank Bryan D
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Our tour went to five restaurants all within short walking distance of each other. We had small plates and a drink at each place. The owner or manager came and talked to our group about the restaurant and what we were eating. The tour guide...More

1  Thank Tracey M
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We went to st roch, the roast grill, Parkside, tama tea cafe, treat. Treat had ice cream. There's 4 of your stars. St roch had excellent new Orleans type food. Go there for dinner. Since I love pork and bacon I loved Parkside. Tama is...More

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Jackie G
6 September 2018|
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Thanks for your question! There is space on the registration form to write in dietary restrictions and food allergies, and the restaurant accommodate them best they can.
Jackie G
6 September 2018|
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Thanks for your question! There is space on the registration form to write in dietary restrictions and food allergies, and the restaurant accommodate them best they can.
Megan F
6 August 2017|
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Response from tastetours | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in our tours! Public tour prices currently range from $55 to $75 per person, and you can register on our website. Tours are about three hours, and there are a number of different start times. We... More