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Taste Carolina Gourmet Food Tours
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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
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220 Fayetteville St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1358
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first food tour and I brought my friend from Seattle for a girls night out. We were not disappointed!! Sam was a wonderful tour guide! Full of energy, knowledgeable, and warm. We had a wonderful afternoon and would do this again. Highly...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TLFay
Reviewed 7 November 2018

My husband and I did the tour in Raleigh. We went to great restaurants, an awesome speakeasy and a place for dessert. Erika was our tour guide. She was fun and amazing. At each restaurant we learned something about the restaurant, how they got started....More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Laurie C
Reviewed 5 November 2018

This is our 4th Taste Carolina tour Holiday Party: Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill/Carborro and Downtown Raleigh. This is an excellent way to treat your staff, mix, mingle, and "Taste" excellent food and drinks from local restaurants. Sam was our tour guide and does a wonderful...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gina S
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed this tour. I’ve done many food tours and this one was a good time. Nece was our guide and she had such a fun, bubbly personality. The food was good and there was plenty of it… We were so full by the time...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Jennifer L
tastetours, Owner at Taste Carolina Gourmet Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Thanks for joining us on Saturday, Jennifer, and thank you for your feedback! Bittersweet is an fantastic place specializing in dessert, champagne, and gin - and other delicious savory and sweet tastes and drinks, too. We'll do better on future tours to chat about all...More

Reviewed 23 October 2018

We took 8 people on this tour in Raleigh! We were blown away with amazing food and a great time. Our tour guide Niecie was wonderful. We will definitely be checking this out in other cities!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CrystalSeaton
tastetours, Owner at Taste Carolina Gourmet Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Thanks for planning your company's activity with us, Crystal! We are thrilled to hear it was a highlight of your weekend. Neesey had such a nice time with you, too, and we look forward to hosting you again! -Lesley

Reviewed 21 October 2018 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

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Adam R
tastetours, Owner at Taste Carolina Gourmet Food Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2018

Thank you, Adam, for joining us last weekend and for taking the time to send your feedback. Our Raleigh Downtown Dinner & Drinks tours include filling food and ample drink at five popular downtown restaurants. Your tickets - $165 for two - paid for several...More

Reviewed 12 October 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2018
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

Date of experience: August 2018
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

Date of experience: July 2018
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

Date of experience: July 2018
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jackiegU7167BL
6 September 2018|
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Response from tastetours | Property representative |
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.
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jackiegU7167BL
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Response from tastetours | Property representative |
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.
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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
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